Trainer: David de Fer
The Mon/Dak Conference selected these Dawson Community College players to The 2011 All Conference Team:
Williston, ND - The Buccaneers baseball team battled back from a 10-3 deficit in the third inning to beat Williston St. (ND) on the road. It was not a night for pitching for either team, as both offenses combined for 29 hits and 36 runs in the game. After trailing early in the game the buccaneers took a 17 -14 lead going into the bottom of the seventh inning, only to see it disappear with a three run homerun, tying the game 17-17.
Bismarck, ND - The Buccaneers baseball team traveled to Bismarck St. (ND) for a conference doubleheader. The Buccaneers won game one 8-2 and finished off the two game series with a 5-2 win in the second game.
Williston, ND - The Buccaneer baseball team looked to get back on track this past weekend April, 23-24 against Williston St. (ND) after dropping two conference games last weekend. They lost to Williston St. (ND) 4-2 and Miles Community College (MT) 3-1 in the Mon-Dak Mid Season Tournament in Glendive, MT. The Buccaneers fell to (16-10) (5-3).
Glendive, MT - In game three, sophomore Tanner Newman (Bozeman, MT) was the starting pitcher. Newman had suffered the loss just a week earlier against Williston St. He allowed no runs on one hit thru six innings before the Tetons got to him in the seventh inning and scored three runs. They would eventually handing him the loss. This time around Newman made sure he went the distance. Newman pitched 7 innings, complete game, allowing three runs on two hits.
In five games last week the DCC Freshman outfielder was 7-14 (.500) at the plate. His hitting included a double, a triple and a home run. Hedin also scored 6 runs and had three RBI's. His home town is Logan, Utah.
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.