EAST GREENSBORO – NCA&TSU Aggies share, Former North Carolina A&T baseball standout Adan Ordonez has been named player development coach for the Philadelphia Phillies minor league system.
Ordonez was a four-year starter for N.C. A&T from 2015-2018 and played for the Birmingham Bloomfield Beavers of the United Shore Professional Baseball League last season.
“Really happy for Adan and his opportunity to work in baseball,” said N.C. A&T coach Ben Hall. “He will do an outstanding job with the Phillies in his new role. It truly fits his personality. He was a tireless worker here and always displayed care to help others develop.”
During his time as an Aggie, Ordonez racked up the accolades that included Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Rookie of the Year, Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American and N.C. A&T Male Rookie Athlete of the Year.
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