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Baseball Iowa Sports West Burlington

Falcons fall to Regina in District Semifinal, 6-2

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Iowa City Regina’s Sean Nugent (21) slides safe at home under the tag by West Burlington Catcher Jaevian Crow (88) in the second inning of the Class 2A, District 11, semifinal in Iowa City, Monday July 12, 2021. Iowa City Regina defeated West Burlington, 6-2.
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West Burlington Pitcher Ty Hill (2) looks to the plate against Iowa City Regina during the Class 2A, District 11, semifinal in Iowa City, Monday July 12, 2021. Iowa City Regina defeated West Burlington, 6-2.
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West Burlington Centerfielder Kaleb Allen (4) throws back to infield against Iowa City Regina during the Class 2A, District 11, semifinal in Iowa City, Monday July 12, 2021. Iowa City Regina defeated West Burlington, 6-2.
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West Burlington Relief Pitcher Hayden Vandenberg (16) throws against Iowa City Regina during the Class 2A, District 11, semifinal in Iowa City, Monday July 12, 2021. Iowa City Regina defeated West Burlington, 6-2.
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Baseball Iowa Sports West Burlington Winfield - Mt. Union Winfield-Mt Union

Falcons top Wolves, 5-1

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West Burlington Pitcher Kody Allen tags Winfield – Mt Union’s Cole Milks (11) out at the plate Wednesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington downed WMU, 5-1.
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West Burlington’s Kendell Baker slides safe at second beating the throw to Winfield – Mt Union’s Demetrius Woodsmall (10) Wednesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington downed WMU, 5-1.
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Winfield-Mt. Union’s Andrew Brown (13) steals second before West Burlington Second Baseman Mason Watkins (13) can make the tag as Shortstop Jace Figuereo (99) leaps in backup Wednesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington downed WMU, 5-1.
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West Burlington’s Hayden Vandenberg (16) is congratulated by Coach Pat McKasson after hitting a homerun Wednesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington downed WMU, 5-1.
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Winfield – Mt Union Pitcher Nick Crow (19) throws against West Burlington Wednesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington downed WMU, 5-1.
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Baseball Burlington Iowa Notre Dame Sports West Burlington

Falcons win opener; drop second with Nikes, 8-1, 11-1

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West Burlington’s Gabe Zurita (24) looks over a throw by Notre Dame Pitcher Josh Smith (22) in the first game of a doubleheader Monday in West Burlington. West Burlington won the first game 8-1; Notre Dame won the second 11-1.
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West Burlington’s Brady Diewold (20) steals second beating the throw to Notre Dame Shortstop Caden Schwenker (1) in the first game of a doubleheader Monday in West Burlington. West Burlington won the first game 8-1; Notre Dame won the second 11-1.
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Notre Dame’s Carson Chiprez (2) steals third against West Burlington in the first game of a doubleheader Monday in West Burlington. West Burlington won the first game 8-1; Notre Dame won the second 11-1.
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Notre Dame’s Josh Smith (22) slides safe at second before the tag by West Burlington Second Baseman Jace Firuereo (99) Burlington in the first game of a doubleheader Monday in West Burlington. West Burlington won the first game 8-1; Notre Dame won the second 11-1.
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West Burlington’s Kendell Baker (11) steals second against Notre Dame in the first game of a doubleheader Monday in West Burlington. West Burlington won the first game 8-1; Notre Dame won the second 11-1.
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West Burlington Shortstop Jace Figuereo (99) makes the tag on Notre Dame’s Brady Oleson (13) in the second game of a doubleheader Monday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won the first game 8-1; Notre Dame won the second 11-1.
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West Burlington’s Mason Watkins (13) swings at pitch in the second game of a doubleheader Monday night in West Burlington. West Burlington won the first game 8-1; Notre Dame won the second 11-1.
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Baseball Iowa Sports West Burlington

WB Falcon Varsity Baseball 2021

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Front (l-r): Kody Allen, Andrew Krantz, Brock Thuleen, Ryne Rogers, Mason Watkins. Middle: Hayden Vandenberg, Jace Figuereo, Brady Diewold, Gabe Zurita, Jack Spencer, Kaleb Allen. Back: Asst. Coach Tim Gall, Kendell Baker, Ty Hill, Austin Cox, Jaevian Crow, Head Coach Pat McKasson.
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Baseball Iowa Sports West Burlington

WB Falcon JV Baseball 2021

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Front (l-r): Brian Newberry, Connor Etchison, Reagen Van Niewaal, Anthony Moad. Middle: Zachary Hite, Dalton Hammon, Zach Webb, Jayden Kirby, Lybile Christofferson. Back: Coach Tim Gall, Conner Bush, Preyton Doty, Kynnick Christofferson, Logan Benischek, Coach Pat McKasson.
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Baseball Danville Iowa Notre Dame Sports West Burlington

Falcons clip Bears, 9-8

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West Burlington’s Jace Figuereo (99) steals second beating the tag by Danville second baseman Jaden Bauer (12) Monday night at West Burlington. West Burlington topped Danville, 9-8.
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West Burlington’s Kody Allen (14) slides safe at third against Danville Monday night at West Burlington. West Burlington topped Danville, 9-8.
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West Burlington First Baseman Brock Thuleen (27) looks for the call after making the tag before Danville’s Drake Johnson (42) Monday night at West Burlington. West Burlington topped Danville, 9-8.
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Baseball Iowa Mt. Pleasant Sports West Burlington

WB’s Ty Hill Signs with Iowa Wesleyan

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West Burlington High School’s Ty Hill signs to play baseball with Iowa Wesleyan University, Monday afternoon in West Burlington. Joining Ty at signing are mother DeEtta Kniffen-Ross and father Tim Hill.
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West Burlington Varsity Baseball Coach Pat McKasson & Ty Hill
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Baseball Iowa Sports Van Buren West Burlington

Van Buren Tops WB, 5-2, in District Quarterfinal

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West Burlington sixth-grader Ruby Orr signs the National Anthem before the start of the West Burlington – Van Buren District-10 playoff game at Community Field in Burlington Saturday.
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West Burlington’s Dreyton LaVeine (11) hits the ball against Van Buren Saturday afternoon at Community Field in Burlington. Van Buren topped West Burlington, 5-2, in District-10 quarterfinal.
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Van Buren Right Fielder Wyatt Mertens (1) catches a West Burlington fly ball while Centerfielder Tony Davison (25) provides backup Saturday afternoon at Community Field in Burlington. Van Buren topped West Burlington, 5-2, in District-10 quarterfinal.
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Baseball Iowa New London Sports West Burlington

New London edges WB, 1-0

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New London Pitcher Joshua Catala (3) held West Burlington scoreless Thursday in West Burlington. New London downed West Burlington, 1-0.
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New London First Baseman Carter Allen (18) secures an out against West Burlington Thursday in West Burlington. New London downed West Burlington, 1-0.
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West Burlington First Baseman Ty Hill (2) secures an out against New London Thursday in West Burlington. New London downed West Burlington, 1-0.
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New London Centerfielder Shae Summerfield (17) catches a fly ball against West Burlington Thursday in West Burlington. New London downed West Burlington, 1-0.
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New London’s Holvin Catala (6) rounds the bases after hitting a solo homerun in the sixth inning Thursday in West Burlington. New London downed West Burlington, 1-0.
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West Burlington Third Baseman Hayden Vandenberg (16) fields a ground ball against New London Thursday in West Burlington. New London downed West Burlington, 1-0.
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West Burlington Relief Pitcher Gabe Zurita (24) throws against New London Thursday in West Burlington. New London downed West Burlington, 1-0.
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Baseball Danville Iowa Sports West Burlington

Falcons top Bears at Community Field, 8-3

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West Burlington’s Dreyton LaVeine (11) pitches against Danville Monday night at Community Field in Burlington. West Burlington topped Danville, 8-3.
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West Burlington Centerfielder Tate Nelson (22) catches a Danville fly ball Monday night at Community Field in Burlington. West Burlington topped Danville, 8-3.
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West Burlington’s Ryne Rogers (37) slides safe at second in front of Danville Shortstop Tyler Hartman (17) and Second Baseman Ethan Unzicker (10) Monday night at Community Field in Burlington. West Burlington topped Danville, 8-3.
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Danville Centerfielder Cam Edle (13) catches a West Burlington fly ball Monday night at Community Field in Burlington. West Burlington topped Danville, 8-3.
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West Burlington’s Hayden Vandenberg (16) slides safe on put-back past Danville Second Baseman Ethan Unzicker (10) Monday night at Community Field in Burlington. West Burlington topped Danville, 8-3.
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Danville Pitcher Kolby May (23) throws against West Burlington Monday night at Community Field in Burlington. West Burlington topped Danville, 8-3.