The Clarion Wednesday, April 13, 1994 Page U SPORTS Baseball team continues to stomp opponents by Donnie Lambert Clarion Staff Writer When people start talking about the Brevard College baseball team, the first thing that comes to their minds is Brevard’s recent success. In Coach Rusty Stroupe’s second season he has already led his teani to a 22-6 record in the last two months. With a very well disciplined and hard working team, they hope to be ranked in the nation after next week. Brevard hosted Cuyouga in a doubleheader on Thursday, March 31. The two teams seemed very well matched throughout the game. Benji Gecy hit the game-winning shot down the middle to end the game at 6-5. Chad Dream Team hangs on for intramural Brevard College basketball championship by Michael Smith Clarion Staff Writer The Dream Team came into the season as the favored team and walked out as the champs. You have to give some credit to Coast to Coast for actually giving the Dreamers a game. The closest game the Dream Team got was a regular season match up with Golf team has limited success in recent tournament play Coast to Coast. They won by almost 30. Coast to Coast finished second, Reeb Straf finished third, and Pablo’s Posse finished in fourth place. Thanks to all of the other teams for participating, and congratulations to the Dream Team. We look forward to another season of Intramural Basketball next year. by Eric Wasser Clarion Staff Writer The Brevard College golf team traveled to Orangebury, S.C., this past weekend, and played in their second tournament. The tournament was the Dawson Invitational and it was hosted by South Carolina State. Many top teams from around the area were there including Davidson, Western Carolina, and The Citadel. The tournament was played at Hillcrest Country Club. It was a par 72 layout, and the course played about 6.700 vards. The team struggled the first day, but brought in a couple at pretty good scores. Billy Hendrix turned one of the finest scores, shooting a 75. With the weather sunny, and the temperatui-e m the seventies, the second day was a hule better. The team placed two players among the top players m the tournament Billy Hendrix again turned in one of the day’s top scores, firing a 75 Jeff Durham also turned in a top score, firing his best score of the tournament, a 79. Billy Hendnx played his best golf all year, and placed seven* overall. The next trip for the team is the Richard Rendlemen InvitaUonal in Salisbury, N.C. 1994 BREVARD COLLEGE TRACK SCHEDULE APRIL 16 WESTERN CAROLINA INVITATIONAL APRIL 22-23 PEMBROKE STATE INVITATIONAL APRIL 28-30 DISTANCE CLASSIC MAY 6-7 LAST CHANCE MEET MAY 13-14 LAST CHANCE MEET MAY 19-21 JUNIOR COLLEGE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS CULLOWHEE, N.C. PEMBROKE, N.C. GAINSVILLE, FLA. chapel HILL. N.C. RALEIGH, N.C. ODESSA, TX Newton was the winning pitcher for the first game. In the second game, Brian McGinnis came to the plate and hit a single, and Brevard took an 8-7 win with that hit. Jason Smith got this win with a very well-pitched ball game. In the game on Saturday, April 2, against Anderson, the Tornados played another doubleheader. The team put up a good effort, but lost 5-3. In the second game, there was a whole other story. Brian McGinnis led off the game with a single shot home run. Steve Sanders pitched a shut out, and the team went on to win 8-0. Coach Stroupe said, “The biggest part of the season is coming up and I hope the fans will come out and support us.” Tennis Anyone? BC women's tennis team member Heidi Fais taies aim on the court during a recent match. Rainy weather has kept the team from competing in a full schedule so far this season Three Brevard College runners qualify to compete in Nationals after recent success Brevard College Track and Field Coach David Rinker described Brevard’s latest meet, held over the weekend of April 9-10, as simply “one of the best meets we have ever competed in.” Freshman Jeremy Rodgers finished sixth overall in the 5000m with a ume of 14:24. That time qualified Rodgers for the nationals and was the third fastest time clocked in the 5000m in BC history. It was also the fastest time of any Junior College runner in the counuy this season. Jason Yuknus finished eleventh in the 1500m with a time good enough to qualify for the nationals. It was the seventh fastest 1500m run in Brevard history and it was also the fastest ume clocked by a Junior College runner in the country this year. Anne Gaines also qualified for Uie nationals while running the 5000m in 18:06. This was the fourth fastest ume in school history. Charles Filler had respectable ninth place finishes m both the javelin and discus. With over 40 other schools, and Brevard being just one of two Junior Colleges, this truly was a successful meet fw Brevard.