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by Myles Schrag


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Grand Junction civic leaders began plotting to host the national junior college baseball tournament in the summer of 1958, paving the way for the creation of an event that has become one of the most respected baseball tournaments in the country.

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Grand Junction accepted a formidable challenge in hosting the fledgling national junior college baseball tournament in 1959. Grand Junction's Juco World Series (CO) (Images of Baseball).

This was the 61st JUCO World Series, the first of which was played in Miami, Okla. It rained so much that hardly anyone showed up, and Grand Junction was awarded the tournament in 1959. The city’s junior college at the time, Mesa College (now Division II Colorado Mesa University), was given an automatic berth that created an instant fan base. Sixty years later, the tournament is still here - and will be for a while thanks to a 25-year contract extension in 2010.

The NJCAA Baseball World Series was first held in 1958. The tournament has been held in Grand Junction, CO since 1959. In 1993, the tournament was broken into three divisions: NJCAA Division I Baseball World Series, NJCAA Division II Baseball World Series, and NJCAA Division III Baseball World Series. Year-by-Year Champions.

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The JUCO World Series is an annual baseball tournament held across three divisions of National Junior College Athletic Association baseball. Taking place in late May and early June each year, it determines the junior college baseball national champions. The first year in which the World Series was played across three separate divisions was 1993. The NJCAA baseball playoff format for reaching the JUCO World Series is generally the same for all divisions, regions, and districts with few exceptions

Последние твиты от JUCO World Series (WorldSeries). Just passed by a baseball field by my parents house. and it’s below freezing outside.

Последние твиты от JUCO World Series (WorldSeries). Home of the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series. Grand Junction, Colorado.

Grand Junction accepted a formidable challenge in hosting the fledgling national junior college baseball tournament in 1959. Nearly half a century later, the JUCO World Series and the city of Grand Junction are inextricably linked in one of the country's longest running baseball tournaments. Dedicated leaders and a supportive community have allowed young stars Kirby Puckett, Curt Schilling, David Wells, Eric Gagne, and many others to enjoy this gem of an event on Colorado's Western Slope. Grand Junction's JUCO World Series chronicles the tourney's humble beginnings and lets the reader discover this American tradition that combines local pride with high quality baseball.
Grand Junction's Juco World Series  (CO)  (Images of Baseball) download epub
Americas
Author: Myles Schrag
ISBN: 0738532207
Category: History
Subcategory: Americas
Language: English
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (March 29, 2004)
Pages: 128 pages