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‘It makes the trip’

By Matt Meyer

There is nothing that better sums up the Challenger Baseball celebration before the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series than the postgame dinner line. Moments after eight teams of mentally or physically disabled youths finished ...

JUCO kid’s clinic, Challenger game set for Thursday

By Staff

JUCO Word Series Clinic, Challenger games are Thursday The 16th annual JUCO youth clinic is from
5:30-7:30 p.m. on Thursday at Suplizio Field. The free clinic is open to boys and girls 12 and younger, with several stations set up ...

JUCO World Series will go on without banquet speaker

By Dale Shrull

Up until 8 a.m. Monday, the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series Committee was working toward securing a keynote speaker for Friday’s tournament banquet. But after all options were considered and eliminated, the committee decided to ...

First-timers Darton, Harford fill JUCO field

By Matt Meyer

Five runs in two innings to earn a trip to Grand Junction. One day after Darton State College (Georgia) staved off elimination with a victory over Dyersburg State (Tennessee), the Cavaliers did it again Sunday. Darton turned a 4-1 deficit ...

Santa Fe, Yavapai join field for JUCO

By Patti Arnold

Now, Johnny Wiggs’ assistant coaches will be able to talk about their own Grand Junction experience. “I have a couple of new assistants who are tired of hearing about 2009,” the Santa Fe College (Florida) baseball coach said ...

Gulf, Western districts to be decided today

By Staff

It’s down to a winner-take-all game this morning to determine the Gulf District junior college baseball tournament in Florida. Chipola College defeated Gulf Coast 9-1 on Friday to move into today’s championship game against ...

Dyersburg closes in on 1st JUCO berth

By Staff

Dyersburg State (Tennessee) Community College took a 7-1 lead on Walters State (Tennessee) Community College on Thursday, cruising to a 17-3 victory in five innings and securing a spot in the East Central District championship. Walters State ...

Chatt Valley, San Jac join JUCO field

By Jon Mitchell

Metaphorically speaking, Adam Thomas couldn’t have said things much better Wednesday about the way the Chattahoochee Valley (Alabama) Community College baseball team advanced to the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series. “Man, ...

After six-year absence, Cowley returns to JUCO

By Patti Arnold

It’s been way too long, Dave Burroughs said. Way too long since the Cowley College Tigers won the Central District junior college baseball championship and won the right to represent Kansas in the Alpine Bank Junior College World ...

Defending champion in danger of missing return trip to JUCO

By Patti Arnold

The defending national champion is facing elimination, and the No. 1 team in the nation got through its first-round game Sunday in the Gulf District junior college baseball tournament in Lakeland, Florida. Northwest Florida, which won the ...

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