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Never give up

By Matt Meyer

“Three strikes and you’re not out.” General Hal Moore once said that to the St. Louis Cardinals locker room, and it was one of the many quotes and stories Tony La Russa — the hall of fame manager and Alpine Bank Junior ...


The anatomy of the pitch: Perfect delivery depends on mechanics

By Patti Arnold

No two pitchers are alike. No two pitches are alike, even if a guy is throwing only one pitch. A pitching coach’s instruction varies from player to player, but there’s one constant: proper mechanics are the key to being a good ...


Bonding moments

By Dale Shrull

Wesley Rogers was hanging out with his new buddy Mason at the annual Challenger Baseball game Thursday. The two were new friends getting ready to play some baseball. When Spartanburg Methodist College (South Carolina) qualified for its ...


JUCO kids clinic a good distraction for players

By Staff

When Chris Eades was younger, his dad taught him everything he needed to know about catching. Now Eades is getting ready to play in the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series with Delgado Community College (Louisiana), undoubtedly the ...

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Midland College’s Canadian connection

By Dale Shrull

Midland College (Texas) has a long tradition of Canadian players.  ...


Columbia State completes JUCO field

By Matt Meyer

After two days of rain, Columbia State Community College (Tennessee) emerged victorious Monday in the East Central District championship game, downing Darton State (Georgia) 5-1 at Georgia Perimeter. The Chargers are the final team to qualify ...

Delgado, Spartanburg, Iowa Western punch ticket to JUCO

By Patti Arnold

There’s a Mardi Gras-type party going on in New Orleans — the Delgado Community College Dolphins are returning to the JUCO World Series. And from the sound of it, the Dolphins just might bring that party to the ...

Cochise returning to JUCO

By Matt Meyer

Cochise College (Arizona) is returning to the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series. Saturday night, freshman Darick Hall slapped a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift the Apaches to a 
12-11 victory over South ...

JUCO qualifying tournaments continue

By Staff

Alvin Community College (Texas) upended Blinn College 12-4 on Friday to force a second and deciding championship game in the Southern District junior college baseball tournament. Earlier in the day, Alvin eliminated San Jacinto College-North ...

Top-ranked Chattahoochee Valley earns first JUCO berth

By Staff

The No. 1 ranked team in the nation will have a chance to prove it is the best. Chattahoochee Valley (Alabama) Community College defeated Alabama Southern Community College 11-5 to win the Southeastern District on Thursday afternoon in Ozark, ...

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