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JUCO district tournaments start this week

By Patti Arnold

By this time next week, nearly half of the field for the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series will be set. Four districts open qualifying tournaments this week, with a fifth starting Sunday, including both Texas tournaments and the ...

JUCO title games will be streamed live on MLB.com

By Staff

JUCO is turning pro. The championship game (or games) of the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series will be streamed live on MLB.com in a partnership with Major League Baseball, the NJCAA and Grand Junction Baseball, Inc., which runs the ...

Hamilton has ‘options’ for JUCO speaker

By Dale Shrull

There’s still no word who will be replacing Curt Schilling as speaker at the 2016 Alpine Bank Junior College World Series banquet. After letting the issue simmer for a week, JUCO Tournament Chairman Jamie Hamilton said, he’s still ...

Schilling at JUCO would have been a distraction

By Dale Shrull

Right, wrong, good, bad, stupid, smart — the opinions will be varied on giving Curt Schilling the boot. This decision wasn’t easy for JUCO Tournament Chairman Jamie Hamilton. One word Hamilton used when talking about this issue ...

JUCO cancels Schilling’s appearance

By Staff

The Grand Junction Baseball Committee has canceled its contract with Curt Schilling to be the speaker at next month’s Junior College World Series. The JUCO Committee announced today it is dropping the former Major League Baseball and ...

Schilling’s JUCO speaker status to be decided Friday

By Dale Shrull

With the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series a little more than a month away, the focus has suddenly been shifted away from baseball. This year’s JUCO banquet speaker, Curt Schilling, has now grabbed the spotlight from the ...

Santa Fe (Florida) ranked No. 1 in latest JUCO poll

By Patti Arnold

It’s been a few years since Johnny Wiggs has been to Grand Junction, but his first trip was memorable. His Santa Fe (Florida) Community College baseball team took the top team in the nation to extra innings in the 2009 Alpine Bank ...

Four to be inducted into JUCO Coaches Hall of Fame

By Patti Arnold

Neil Fiala had a memorable week in Grand Junction in 1975. He’ll have another memorable trip in May, when the former MVP of the Junior College World Series is inducted into the NJCAA Baseball Coaches Hall of Fame along with three other ...


Schilling to speak at JUCO banquet

By Patti Arnold

Curt Schilling remembers every minute of his Grand Junction adventure. Although it’s been 30 years, the three-time World Series champion pitcher and former World Series MVP said playing in the 1986 Alpine Bank Junior College World ...


Raiders’ fourth inning outburst dooms Highlanders

By Tim Harty

The score was 1-1 after three innings on Saturday night, and McLennan (Texas) Community College thought it was settling into what would be a close game for the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series championship. Then came the fourth inning, ...

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