As the strikeouts pile up, Matt Wilkinson might have to think about adding a few more k’s to his last name.
The Dawgs Academy grad has been electric in his first season with Central Arizona College, posting a 5-1 record with two saves and a 1.56 ERA.
However, the strikeout total of 71 over 40 innings of work is what is turning many heads this spring.
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Gavin Logan is no stranger to the open road.
Growing up on a farm outside Oyen, the young athlete played a lot of his minor baseball in Consort, before heading to Dawgs Academy.
After a couple of other college stops, he made his way to Oregon State University, where the Beavers are looking to get back to the College World Series.
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Tucker Zdunich is all about “intent.”
Everything he does is with the intent of making himself a better baseball player, and that mindset is paying off for the High River native and Dawgs Academy alum.
After a stellar start to his college career with Colby Community College, Zdunich is continuing his torrid pace with Reinhardt University.
Read More Flying High
Nothing really scared Alejo Lopez when he first arrived in Canada in 2012.
Not the new surroundings. Not learning a new language. Not the different expectations on the field.
Well, nothing except lacing up his skates for a trip around the outdoor rink.
A decade removed from his time with Dawgs Academy, the Cincinnati Reds prospect fondly remembers his roots in Alberta.
Read More Little Red Machine
Making the transition from high school to college can be tough on any teenager.
Deciding to transfer to another college just a few months into that transition can be even tougher.
Dawgs Academy grad Alejandro Cazorla-Granados isn’t phased at packing his bags again, finding himself a new home as he chases his baseball dreams.
Read More Relaying It Home