Baseball

NC’s Fall Baseball headed to 2-day Conference Tourney

LUFKIN — Navarro baseball participates in first-day action Thursday at the Fall Conference Tournament scheduled at Angelina College. Coach Matt Podjenski’s Bulldogs face Panola at 1 pm and Northeast Texas at 7 pm on Thursday. The team wraps up play ...

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5 Bulldogs participate in Juco Baseball All-Star Weekend

WEATHERFORD — Five sophomore members of coach Matt Podjenski’s Bulldog baseball team participated in the Texas-New Mexico Junior College All-Star Game here at Roger Williams Ballpark last weekend. Navarro representatives included pitchers Paul Dickens, Asher Cook, Johnny Panatex, infielder Beau ...

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Davis 3rd ex-NC nominee for MLB’s Clemente Award

For a third straight season, a former Navarro Bulldog baseball player is a finalist for Major League Baseball’s Roberto Clemente Award. Orioles’ first baseman Chris Davis is Baltinore’s nominee for the honor as the major leaguer who “best exemplifies the ...

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Baseball Camp Showcases set here on Sunday, November 5

Two Baseball Camp Showcases for the Class of 2018 and 2019 are scheduled in November, and Navarro head coach Matt Podjenski indicates that one will be Sunday, Nov. 5 here at Perry D. Graham Field. The second showcase will occur ...

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Pruitt, VerHagen earning starts for MLB parent clubs

By MIKE MONTFORT — Two former starters on Navarro College’s 2011 NJCAA Championship Team — righthanders Austin Pruitt of the Tampa Rays and Drew VerHagen of the Detroit Tigers — earned major league call-ups in July and starts for their ...

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