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Welcome to the home of the Navarro College Bulldogs — conference champions from 1994-1998, 2000, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2015 and 2016. The Bulldog baseball team is a member of the Region XIV East Zone, or The Texas Eastern Athletic Conference.   The Texas Eastern Athletic Conference has six members, including the Navarro Bulldogs, Paris Dragons, Angelina Roadrunners, Northeast Eagles, Panola Ponies, and the Bossier Parish Cavaliers.

Navarro baseball won the Region XIV Tournament Championship and advanced to the JUCO World Series in Grand Junction, Colo., in 2011 and 2013.  The Bulldogs won the NJCAA Championship in 2011.

Over the past 20 years, NC Baseball has averaged 37 wins per season.  The Bulldogs have enjoyed five seasons of 40+ wins and 5 more of 35+ during that span.  Only twice during two decades have they finished spring seasons with less than 30 wins.

In 2008, Navarro broke the school record for wins by finishing 47-11, with 12 players signing NCAA Division I scholarships.

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James G. Price Fieldhouse

The Bulldogs house at the new James G. Price Fieldhouse, located just east of the school’s baseball-softball complex, and they play at Perry D. Graham Field.

Coach Matt Podjenski, beginning his fourth year as Navarro’s ninth head baseball coach, is 103-58-1 (.636) overall, and 70-20 with consecutive East Zone championships.  His teams went 25-5 in league play each of his first two seasons (2015 and 2016) and 20-10 during the 2016-17 season when the Bulldogs again reached the Region XIV Tournament finals.

NEW!   2018 Navarro Bulldogs Spring Baseball Schedule     (printable pdf, Feb. 4, 2018)
NEW!   2018 Navarro Bulldogs Baseball Roster   (printable pdf, Feb. 4, 2018)
NEW!   2017 Region XIV East Zone All-Conference Baseball      (printable pdf, May 19, 2017)

 

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Baseball goes to San Jac after zone-opening sweep

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After their conference-season-opening, three-game sweep of Angelina, coach Matt Podjenski’s Navarro Bulldogs are scheduled Monday to travel to Pasadena and play a 3 pm nine-inning, non-conference game against San Jacinto. The Bulldogs (8-9-1 / 3-0) launched their 2017 East Zone season ...

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Baseball zone opener looms after Tuesday game at Blinn

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By MIKE MONTFORT    — Navarro baseball is scheduled to get its final non-conference work in Tuesday at Brenham with a 3 pm single game against the Blinn Buccaneers at Leroy Dreyer Field. Looming Thursday is the start of the Region XIV ...

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Swenson’s HR in 13th helps Grayson slip by ‘Dogs, 6-5

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BY MIKE MONTFORT   —        Grayson’s Westyn Swenson hit a one-out, two-run homer in the top of the 13th while the Vikings stranded Navarro’s potential game-tying run at third base in the home half of the inning and escaped with ...

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Baseball makes breakthrough in final 2 games at Houston

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By MIKE MONTFORT   — HOUSTON — A 4-3, 10-inning loss Friday to Odessa. A few hours later against Baton Rouge, a 4-0 lead in the fifth got away.  The frustration from an 0-5 start laced with tough one-run losses was mounting. ...

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Unbeaten MCC sweeps opening series from Bulldogs

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There was a lot to like about Navarro’s Opening Day game against McLennan Friday afternoon. Just not the final score, 5-3. The Bulldogs fell just short, losing at home on a grey, cold day when McLennan’s Chris Roller belted a three-run ...

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