Western Carolina Baseball

WCU Baseball Retired Numbers

#23 - Keith LeClair (1985-88)

Played on four consecutive Southern Conference Championship Baseball teams (1985-88) as a first baseman ... At the time of his induction into the WCU Hall of Fame, he ranked in the top 10 in six different WCU hitting categories while posting a career .375 batting average. He was named MVP of the 1988 Southern Conference Tournament (batted .600/12 RBI) ... In 1992 he became Western's head coach and led the Catamounts to the Southern Conference regular season and tournament championships as well as the championship of the NCAA south regional ... Overall he lead WCU to three Southern Conference tournament titles and three Southern Conference regular season titles ... LeClair was a three time Southern Conference Coach of the Year with a career record of 229-135. His number was retired on April 11, 2006.