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JUCO NOTEBOOK: Fireworks show a technological marvel

By Staff

Fireworks show a technological marvel Monday night’s games concluded with the traditional Memorial Day fireworks display. For nearly 10 minutes after the game, the sky above Suplizio Field was filled with booms, crackles and bright ...

Rawlings’ glove giveaway makes one fan’s day

By Scott Schlaufman

Seth Dunham was already having a good week. Monday, it got even better. Dunham, who has Down syndrome, was helped out in a Challenger game Thursday night by Temple (Texas) College, and over the weekend, the Leopards won two games in the ...

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Gabe of all trades: Weidenaar plays wherever he’s needed for the Coyotes

By Allen Gemaehlich

Wherever College of Southern Nevada needs him to play, he can pretty much do it. No, it’s not Bryce Harper. It’s Gabe Weidenaar. The sophomore from Bozeman, Mont., can play just about every position. Weidenaar mostly played ...

Hutchinson staying comfortable in GJ

By Patrick Bahr

Baseball players are all about routine. There’s nothing that shocks a routine like having to travel across the country and play for a national championship. The 10 teams in the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series arrived late last ...

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Taylor made: Chattanooga State pitcher takes an unusual route in baseball career

By Patrick Bahr

Most young players don’t handle pressure situations well. Sunday during an elimination game in the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series at Suplizio Field, Chattanooga (Tenn.) State Community College pitcher Matt Taylor found himself ...

JUCO NOTEBOOK: ‘Bus’ Bergman honored in night game

By Staff

The late Walter “Bus” Bergman, who helped bring the Junior College World Series to Grand Junction, was honored before Sunday night’s game between Iowa Western and Crowder (Mo.) College. Before the game, members of ...

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Setting the tempo: Temple’s five-run sixth inning eliminates first-timer Pitt (N.C.)

By Patrick Bahr

Temple (Texas) College shortstop Dusty Dishman knows the power of positive thinking. The Leopards were trailing Pitt (N.C.) Community College 8-1 in the top of the sixth inning Sunday at Suplizio Field in Game 6 of the Alpine Bank Junior ...

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Hard hitters: Iowa Western pounds Crowder in seven innings

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It’s official: Marc Rardin has coached in every position of the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series bracket. The Iowa Western Community College coach wasn’t sure how to deal with having Saturday off and playing Sunday night, ...

Headed home: State College of Florida, Pitt (N.C) enjoy experience at JUCO

By Scott Schlaufman

State College of Florida coach Tim Hill has made it to the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series 12 times in his career, setting the bar pretty high in the process. Between 1999-2002, Hill’s teams at what was then Manatee Community ...

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Making some Chatter: Chattanooga comes through in clutch to eliminate State College of Florida

By Allen Gemaehlich

Tyler Burstrom usually closes out games for the Chattanooga State (Tenn.) Community College baseball team. The sophomore right-hander, though, was forced to watch with the season on the line Sunday in an Alpine Bank Junior College World ...

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