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Tuesday, Sep. 16, 2014

Stories from Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Struck Strikes Out: Don't shoot old Blue (08/21/07)
While we're still all abuzz over the Cherokee Braves baseball team winning the Class 2A State Championship last week in Des Moines, and how they showed such true class and dignity throughout their march to the title, let me tell you about another model of class and dignity...
Struck Strikes Out: Hey, Blue! Losing your cool not cool (08/21/07)
I've been hesitating addressing a recent incident that ocurred during the Cherokee Braves march to their third State Baseball Championships at Principal Park in Des Moines that began today. In a second-round Class 2A District game played in Cherokee featuring the Braves and Maple Valley/Anthon-Oto, a situation developed that I've certainly never witnessed in my 50 years of playing, coaching, watching, reporting, and photographing baseball games...