Brandon Withers is originally from Manassas, VA and graduated from Osbourn High School in 2012. After high school, he had 0 offers to play baseball at any collegiate level so he enrolled as a student at Virginia Tech. While at VT Brandon tried to walk on the baseball team and was cut in the fall. The next year, he transferred to James Madison University and walked on to the team. After graduating, and having a successful four year career, Brandon was selected by the Oakland Athletics in the 2017 MLB draft. He currently plays in the A’s minor league system and is still pursuing the big league dream. Having not been the most talented player in high school or college, he is excited to share and teach some of the things that have helped him have success and reach the professional level.