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. We are glad to get a recruit with Ethan's talents and work ethics. We are counting on Ethan to handle a majority of the catching duties and he will also be a big factor in our offense as he swings a quality bat.”
The DCC Buccaneers baseball team competes in Division II, Region IX of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). For more information on the Buccaneer baseball program, contact Coach Diegel at 406.377.9492. To learn more about DCC athletics, visit www.dawson.edu/athletics or call the DCC athletic department at 1.406.377.9450.