(CATHOLIC ONLINE) — Josh Henderson, 18, doesn’t go to high school. In fact, he is home-schooled with his younger brother, an eighth grader, and two other children by his mother, Sonya. Henderson plays baseball, and he’s good at it.
Henderson was initially allowed to play high school baseball because the First Baptist Christian School allows up to half the team to be home-schooled. The team roster lists 11 varsity players, which includes the youngest of Henderson’s five brothers, Chris, who’s an eighth-grader.
The 6-foot, 180-pound, left-handed, power-hitting centerfielder has got the attention of quite a number of scouts, who are submitting names to their offices before the Major League Baseball’s draft, beginning on June 4.