Blue Knights advance to district tournament
The DCTC men’s baseball team played in the NJCAA Region 13 Tournament May 11-12, 2013 at Bismarck, N.D. The Blue Knights completed the tournament with a perfect 3–0 record, surrendering just one run and 11 hits.
“The real turning point in the tournament was the semifinal 2–1 victory over Williston,” said Robert Ireton, freshman outfielder from Merriwa, Australia. “The 10-inning win allowed us to be one game ahead of Williston when playing them in the championship game.”
Freshman infielder Brett Lindsey from Eagan, Minn., agreed the semifinal victory was crucial. “We felt confident going into this regional tournament and can’t wait to play in the district tournament next weekend.”
The Blue Knights travel to Miles City, Mont., for the North Plains District Championship May 18–19, 2013, hosted by Region 9 champion Miles Community College.
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