O'Fallon graduate Chris Holba, a junior right-hander at East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C., emerged as one of the top pitchers in the country after a frightening injury last season forced him to miss more than one month. The St. Louis Cardinals selected him in the 11th round of the MLB draft Wednesday.
O'Fallon graduate Chris Holba, a junior right-hander at East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C., emerged as one of the top pitchers in the country after a frightening injury last season forced him to miss more than one month. The St. Louis Cardinals selected him in the 11th round of the MLB draft Wednesday. Provided by the East Carolina University athletic department
O'Fallon graduate Chris Holba, a junior right-hander at East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C., emerged as one of the top pitchers in the country after a frightening injury last season forced him to miss more than one month. The St. Louis Cardinals selected him in the 11th round of the MLB draft Wednesday. Provided by the East Carolina University athletic department

A year after his face was 'shattered,' this O'Fallon grad is among nation's best pitchers

April 20, 2018 11:12 AM