Very rarely do you hear a coach say “nice job” when a team drops a conference double header, the series, first place, and the conference title all on the same day. However, in hindsight, the LBW series, and particularly the road half of our series, became the tiny spark that fueled the Pirates’ post-season run. Continue reading
Playing their 5th and 6th games in 3 days, the Pirates played host to old rivals, LB Wallace for what essentially became the series to determine the regular season champions of the Southern Division. When the dust settled, the two teams ended exactly where they began, as LB took an extra inning affair 9-8, while the Pirates took the nightcap in a 1-0 pitchers’ duel. Continue reading
The inconsistencies continued the following day at home against the Wallace State-Selma Patriots, with the Pirates still feeling the affects of the long layoff. In a series that ultimately cost Chatt Valley the regular season Divisional Championship, CVCC had a Jekyll and Hyde performance on Tuesday on a wet and quagmirish Howard Lake Field, in a 5-1 win and 2-1 loss. Continue reading
After rolling through March and taking control of the ACCC Southern Division race, the Pirates headed into what was supposed to simply be a 4 day weekend layoff during their conference bye. However, when the monsoon season of 2015 happened to join the party about the time it was time resume play. Continue reading
Okay, okay. I know it’s been since the Jeff Davis series since I’ve updated the website. Beginning today, I will update and conclude the season with game stories, post-season highlights, signings, awards, and more. So stay tuned as I’ll add a story a day until the 2015 season is officially put to bed. Thank you for your patience.