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.
Dawson Community College Buccaneers baseball coach Brent Diegel is pleased to announce that Austin Sheppick has signed a national letter of intent for the upcoming 2010-2011 season. From West Jordan, Utah, Sheppick stands 6-5 and weighs in at 185 pounds. This season, Sheppick pitched and played first base for the Grizzlies of Copper Hills High School. The lefty batted .381 and posted an OBP of .465, logging 7 extra base hits, scoring nine times and driving in 10 runs in just 42 at bats.
The Mon-Dak Athletic Conference has announced its fall 2009-10 academic award selections. Twenty-nine student athletes from Dawson Community College earned academic recognition. Of special note, DCC had more students honored than any other college in the 8 member Mon-Dak Conference. The conference includes Bismarck State College, North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton, United Tribes Technical College, Lake Region State College, Miles City Community College, Williston State College and Dakota College at Bottineau.
For years kids ages 7-15 have enjoyed Dawson Community College Buccaneer Baseball camp. The camp is held from 10am to 4pm Saturday, April 24th and features instruction and tips from DCC players and coaches at Kolberg field next to the DCC campus.
Brent Diegel, Head Coach of the Dawson Community College baseball program, has announced the signing of student athlete Jesse Gullion, a third baseman from Brigham City, Utah. The 6-4, 190 pound third baseman throws right-handed and bats lefty. As a junior in 2009, Gullion led his high school team, the Box Elder Bees, in hits, RBI, and doubles. He batted a robust .410 with 43 hits, 5 homeruns, 20 Doubles, and posted a .460 On Base Percentage.
Brent Diegel, Head Coach of the Dawson Community College baseball program, has announced the signing of Braxton Davis, a right handed 1B/OF from Clinton, Utah. Davis is 6-2 and weighs 220 pounds. As a senior in 2008 at Northridge High School, Davis batted .440 with 10 homeruns and 29 RBIs. His outstanding play earned him an opportunity to play at Clarendon College in Texas, an NJCAA Division 1 program. During his 2009 freshman season at Clarendon, Braxton batted .320, hit 8 homeruns and drove in 41 runs.