Hall of Fame

Reggie Whittemore

TYPE Athlete
Reggie Whittemore played baseball for David Lipscomb College from 1976-1979. During Reggie's career the Bisons averaged an amazing 45 wins a year, as he led the Bisons to NAIA National Championships in 1977 and 1979. During his career Reggie totaled 41 home runs, 174 RBI's and had a career batting average of .339. Reggie's career slugging percentage was an impressive .668, establishing himself as one of the greatest hitters to ever wear a Lipscomb uniform. After finishing his career at Lipscomb, Reggie was drafter by the Boston Red Sox organization where he played professionally for ten seasons. Since returning to Nashville, Reggie has devoted his time to helping inner city children, directing the softball and baseball programs for the Boys and Girls Club of Nashville. Reggie "Rock" Whittemore will always be remembered as one of the greatest sluggers in Lipscomb baseball history.