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KIM OF UNT WINS MARUCCI LBC

It was an exciting event under the lights as the 2019 Marucci Longball Challenge took place at 7pm! Tommy Kim of the University of North Texas took home a handful of prizes after his tremendous performance at the dish. Tommy was not only down one in the final round, he was also down to his last out. On the final swing of the night he blasted a walk off “moneyball” to officially take home the title!

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GAME #5: TEXAS A&M ELIMINATES OREGON STATE

#2 seed Texas A&M survives to play another day with their 10-1 victory over #6 seed Oregon State in Game 5 of the 2019 NCBA DI World Series.  Nick Povinelli earned Player of the Game honors after going 3 for 4 with 3 runs & 2 RBI’s.

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GAME #4: GRAND CANYON SLUGS PAST FLORIDA STATE

#4 seed Grand Canyon slugs their way past #5 seed Florida State with a 9-0 victory in Game 4 of the 2019 NCBA DI World Series.  Pitcher Nick Hershey earned Player of the Game honors after a fantastic performance on the hill –> 6 2/3 scoreless innings on 3 hits & 6 walks while adding 6 punch outs.

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GAME #3: IOWA HOLDS OFF MARYLAND 2-0

#1 seed Iowa opens up their 2019 World Series with an impressive 2-0 victory over #8 seed Maryland.  Pitcher Connor Clark earned Player of the Game honors by throwing an absolute gem. He hurled 6 2/3 scoreless innings on 3 hits & 3 walks, while adding 4 strikeouts to help his Hawkeyes secure the 2-0 victory.

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GAME #2: BOSTON COLLEGE UPSETS TEXAS A&M 5-2

#7 seed Boston College pulls off the 1st upset of 2019 DI World Series with their 5-2 victory over #2 seed Texas A&M. Pitcher Shane Kelly earned Player of the Game honors by throwing 1 2/3 scoreless innings out of the pen late in the game to help the Eagles secure the 5-2 victory.

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GAME #1: ILLINOIS TOPS OREGON STATE 9-3!

#3 seed Illinois kicks off the 2019 DI World Series with a 9-3 victory over #6 seed Oregon State. Pitcher Jacob Hilty threw 6 strong innings only giving up 1 earned run while Marshall Thompson earned Player of the Game honors by going 2 for 3 with 3 RBI’s, 1 walk & 1 run scored.

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FOLLOW ALL THE WORLD SERIES ACTION HERE!

Looking to follow all the action at the DI World Series here in Holly Springs? Check out the links below!

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VALLINGER NAMED RAWLINGS SPONSOR ACCOUNT MANAGER

Trent Vallinger has recently been hired full time as the new Rawlings Sponsor Account Manager for the National Club Baseball Association.  With this new position, Trent will be overseeing all the day to day logistics of the NCBA’s partnership with Rawlings Sporting Goods.

Rawlings is the Official Uniform, Apparel, Baseball & Equipment Provider of the NCBA. All member teams receive up to 45% off all orders through the NCBA & Rawlings!

Trent can be reached at Trent.Vallinger@CollClubSports.com or by phone at 412-321-8440 x111 should you be interested in anything Rawlings can offer!

VERHOFF NAMED MARUCCI SPONSOR ACCOUNT MANAGER

Alec Verhoff has recently been hired full time as the new Marucci Sponsor Account Manager for the National Club Baseball Association.  With this new position, Alec will be overseeing all the day to day logistics of the NCBA’s partnership with Marucci Sports.

Marucci is the Official Bat Provider of the NCBA. All member teams receive two complimentary bats with their membership each season, along with receiving exclusive pricing on additional orders through the NCBA/Marucci online store.

If you’re interested in checking out the exclusive store Marucci has set up for NCBA member teams, use this link – https://maruccisports.itemorder.com/. Everything from wood to composite to BBCOR to fungo’s & much more. Prices are so low the site is pass code protected…be sure to reach out to Alec for access!

Alec can be reached at Alec.Verhoff@CollClubSports.com or by phone at 412-321-8440 x112 should you have any questions!

Rawlings – Official Apparel Provider of the NCBA

CollClubSports has reached a 2-year deal with Rawlings Sporting Goods, for them to be the “Official Apparel Provider of the NCBA and NCSA.”

“During my time holding the Rawlings Sponsor Account Manager position, among the most frequent questions I am asked is ‘can Rawlings decorate their performance apparel?’ I am very proud to announce that the answer is finally a ‘Yes!’ As a part of our two year agreement with Rawlings as the Official Apparel Provider of the NCBA and NCSA, they are now able to decorate their shirts, shorts, cage jackets, and more with the customer’s personal designs. From team swag to items to sell at team fundraisers, and discounts of at least 35% off, Rawlings can provide exactly what you are looking for.” says Trent Vallinger, the CollClubSports Rawlings Account Manager.

 

Rawlings is excited to offer fully customized apparel once again as that opportunity was not available the past few years. The items available include tees, hoodies, sweatpants, cage jackets, pullovers, shorts, and more. All apparel comes with the NCBA or NCSA league logo at no additional charge. To get started, check out their catalog!

 

CLICK HERE to check out the entire Rawlings Catalog!

(For apparel –> scroll down –> download –> see pages 193-201)

 

The 45% discount period runs through November 30th. From December 1st through June 30th, 2019 the discount is 35%. Contact Trent Vallinger  at Trent.Vallinger@CollClubSports.com or call 412-321-8440 ext. 111 for more information.