Hollister’s Burgi Gets Hall Nod

by: Scott McCaulley

John Burgi, Hollister High School Baseball Coach the past six seasons, is getting inducted into the Missouri Baseball Coaches Hall of Fame later this month.

Burgi, who began his High School Coaching Career in Carthage, also was a head coach at the Junior College Level plus spent several years as a Pitching Coach at Arkansas State University before coaching High School in Jonesboro. He came back to Missouri to be closer to family and accepted the Baseball position at Hollister and now is also the school’s Athletic Director.

Induction will take place as part of the Missouri Baseball Coaches Association Clinic in Jefferson City January 20.