Kelly: Omaha teen's turn on the field with Tar Heels 'so cool'
David Brown, 16, of Omaha shags balls in the outfield during North Carolina's batting practice Friday at TD Ameritrade Park. David, who played for Creighton Prep's JV team this spring, met his favorite team through the Downtown Rotary Club.
Posted: Saturday, June 15, 2013 12:00 am
» David Brown of Omaha got a thrill Friday during practice before the College World Series: He shagged fly balls for his favorite team, the University of North Carolina Tar Heels.
He had shown up at TD Ameritrade Park simply to watch, but coach Mike Fox surprised him by inviting him to take the field. Said 16-year-old David: “It took my breath away.”
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Saturday, June 15, 2013 12:00 am.