Greg Blanchard, 1976 Gatesville High graduate.
Coach started program from scratch
Greg Blanchard never strayed too far.
Baseball was his passion from an early age.
Blanchard played on Gatesviile High’s first teams in the early 70s.
This week, Blanchard, a 1976 Gatesville graduate, will be inducted into the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Hall of Fame. The ceremony for this year’s class will be Jan.10 at the Waco Convention Center.
“It’s an honor,’’ said Blanchard, who started a state-rec- ognized program at Lorena.
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