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Bluejays 3-2 in KCAC tourney

Bluejays 3-2 in KCAC tourney

Jordan Harris rounds third base after hitting an eighth-inning solo home run to bring Tabor within 5-3 of the Eagles Sunday. Oklahoma Wesleyan went on to win, 11-3. The Tabor College baseball team concluded KCAC tournament play as runners-up Sunday. After a first-round loss, then three elimination games wins, the 13th-ranked and second-seeded Bluejays suffered an 11-3 defeat to third-ranked […]

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Tabor second in KCAC standings

Tabor second in KCAC standings

Jake Jones rounds third base after hitting a grand slam during Game 1 with Ottawa Friday. In Tabor’s 17-4 victory, Jones was 4-for-5 at-bat and drove in six runs. Over five games last week, Jones was 13-for-19 at-bat (.684), including one double, one triple and three home runs, two of which were grand slams. He drove in 15 runs. Despite […]

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Bluejays lose series to Panthers

Bluejays lose series to Panthers

Jordan Harris crosses home plate after hitting a solo home run in the third inning of Game 3 with York Sunday. Harris had two hits in Tabor’s 20-5 loss. The Bluejays lost the series two games to one. The Tabor College baseball team lost a three-game series to York, 2-1, last week to move to 11-7 in KCAC play, 28-11 […]

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Bluejays split two with Sterling

In a series affected by rain, the Tabor College baseball team split its first two games with Sterling Friday. Tabor won Game 1, 7-5. The Bluejays scored all seven runs before weathering a Warrior rally over the final four innings. After three scoreless innings, Tabor enjoyed a five-hit, five-run top of the fourth inning. Joel Frias keyed the frame with […]

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New role, renewed joy

New role, renewed joy

After coming to Tabor College to pitch, Jake Jones has found a new role on the baseball team this season. He’s started 24 games at second base for the Bluejays and is batting .437 in 32 games played. Two and a half years ago, Jake Jones came to Tabor College to pitch. During the first two years of his collegiate […]

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Tabor moves into first in KCAC

Tabor moves into first in KCAC

Tommy Sleva fires a pitch during Game 2 with Kansas Wesleyan Saturday. Sleva was credited with the save in Tabor’s 6-3 win, throwing two shutout innings of relief. He was also credited with a save in Tabor’s 15-1 win over Dallas Christian Monday. He ranks 21st nationally in saves. The 10th-ranked Tabor College baseball team has moved into first place […]

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Bluejays lose two games to Friends

The Tabor College baseball team lost a three-game series to Friends, two games to one Friday and Saturday. Tabor moves to 6-3 in KCAC play, 20-7 overall. The Bluejays won Friday’s nine-inning game, 3-0. Jagger Harjo (5-0) went the distance on the mound, throwing a four-hit shutout to earn the pitching win. He walked two batters and struck out three. […]

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Tabor baseball sweeps Saint Mary

Facing its first KCAC competition of the season, the Tabor College baseball team earned a three-game sweep of Saint Mary Saturday and Sunday to improve to 15-4 overall. After having secured two victories the day before, Tabor ended the series Sunday with a 20-4 victory. The Bluejays plated four runs in the opening inning. Jordan Harris and Braxon Byfield each […]

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Tabor’s DeLeon signs contract with San Diego Padres team

Less than a week after going undrafted, Manny DeLeon was given a chance to pursue his dream. The senior right fielder for Tabor College worked out for the San Diego Padres at the team’s camp in Peoria, Ariz., last week, which ultimately led to a contract offer. “They had me practicing with the team and then they had me taking […]

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DeLeon feted as Player of the Year

DeLeon feted as Player of the Year

Tabor College right fielder Manny DeLeon has been named the NAIA National Player of the Year, becoming the first KCAC baseball player to do so. DeLeon led the NAIA in total bases, RBIs, slugging percentage and home runs this season, while batting a team-best .440. He led the Bluejays with 25 stolen bases and was also named the KCAC Player […]

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