Trainer: David de Fer
Glendive, MT - The Buccaneers baseball team opened conference play with a double header on Sunday, April 10th against Bismarck State (ND). The Buccaneers won the first game 12-0, and continued to bring in the runs in game two with a 15-2 win.
In game one, Freshman Danny Smith (Tremonton, UT) pitched 4 shutout innings, allowing just two hits on the day. Smith has now improved his record to 3-1 on the year with a 0.97 ERA in 21 2/3 innings pitched. Freshman Andy Hopson (Ogden, UT) pitched 1 inning in relief to finish the shutout.
Glendive, MT - The Buccaneers baseball team have now won nine out of their last ten games by beating Miles community College (MT) with a score of 5-3 for the second time this year. The buccaneers are now 9-7 on the year.
Glendive, MT. - The Dawson Community College baseball team played a two-game series against Dickinson State (ND). The Buccaneers suffered their worst loss of the year 12-0, but turned right back around to win the second game in extra innings 3-2.
In the opener, Freshman Joey Hendricks (West Jordan, UT) allowed seven runs, six earned, on nine hits and walked four, in 4 innings. In relief Freshman Jordan Thompson (West Jordan, UT) pitched 2 innings and allowed five runs, two earned runs on four hits. Hendericks took the loss and fell to 2-2 on the year.
The first Mon-Dak baseball player of the week is Austin Sheppick. Austin is a freshman outfielder/first baseman for Dawson Community College. In three games last week he was 4-11 (.363) at the plate including a double and 2 RBI's. Austin is from West Jordan, Utah.
Glendive, MT. - The Dawson Community College baseball team, returned to action on Saturday with a two-game series against Williston St (N.D.). The Buccaneers split the series, losing the first game 5-2 but winning the second 2-0.
In the opener, sophomore Anthony Kuntz (Billings MT.) allowed four runs — three earned — on three hits and walked four, in five innings. In relief Andrew Hopson (Ogden, UT.) pitched 2 innings and allowed one earned run on one hit. Kuntz took the loss and fell to 0-2.
Laurel, MT - The Buccaneer baseball team got back on the diamond and played Williston State (ND) on the road on Sunday, March 27, in a doubleheader. The Buccaneers won game one 7-6, in extra innings and game two, 10-5.
Freshman Cole Dooper (Laurel, MT) pitched 3 2/3 and allowed four runs on seven hits and gets the no decision. Dooper is 1-0 on the year. Sophomore Bobby King (Brigham City, UT) pitched 4 1/3 in relief and allowed six hits, two runs while striking out six batters, improving his record to 2-0 on the year.
Miles City, MT - The Buccaneers baseball team continued their seven game winning streak play on Tuesday, March 29, with a win over rival Miles Community College (MT) The Buccaneers are now 7-6 on the year.
Sophomore Tanner Newman (Bozeman, MT) pitched 7 innings and allowed five hits, two runs- two earned- while striking out four and improving to 1-1 on the year.
Sophomore Bobby King (Brigham City, UT) Pitched 2 innings in relief and allowed one hit, one run. While collecting his first save of the year.
The Dawson Community College baseball team won the final four games of its recent 10-game road trip. The spring trip began in Idaho on the 14th with a pair of games against the College of Southern Idaho. From there, the Bucs moved down to Utah for games against four different schools from Utah.
Dawson Community College Buccaneers baseball coach Brent Diegel is pleased to announce that Ethan Jones has signed a national letter of intent for the upcoming 2011-2012 season. From Brigham City, Utah Jones stands 5-11 and weighs in at 180 pounds. This season, Jones played catcher for the Box Elder High School, Bees. The right hander batted .370, posted 25 RBI's, had 11 home runs in summer ball, and was a member of the 1st Team All-Region. According to Coach Diegel, “Ethan comes from a strong baseball program.
The 2010-2011 Mon-Dak All-Conference basketball teams have been announced with several Dawson Community College men and women making the team. For the women, Emily O'Callaghan was selected to the first team, and Casey Grace was selected as a second team all-conference player. On the men's team, Andy Hopson was voted as second team all-conference with Mario Bury earning an honorable mention spot. Congratulations to all Buccaneer players on a great regular season as they head into Region IX tournament play.