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SPORTS MEDIA ADVISORY

Montgomery College-Germantown Baseball Gryphons
Off to NJCAA World Series

Coach & Players Available
Wednesday, May 15
2:15 P.M. at the Baseball Field

Sendoff Celebration
Thursday, May 16
10:30 A.M. at the Physical Education (PG) Building

Montgomery College Germantown campus
20200 Observation Drive, Germantown
(Just East of I-270)

 

Ø      9th-ranked Gryphons are in the national title hunt for the second year running (they finished 4th in ’01).

Ø      Their three-game sweep of the Region XX championship was a launch pad.

Ø      Get a pre-World Series briefing from Coach Tom Cassera (Region XX Coach of the Year—1998, 2001, 2002).  (Story: he’s also a full-time high school teacher).

Ø      Meet former Montgomery County high school stars like two-way standout Joe Pichler (Wootton HS: national top 3 in HR’s, with 14, and RBI’s, with 64; plus a 4-1 record/1.31 ERA on the mound). 

Ø      Bring your photographer for pix of sendoff ceremonies/players.  

Ø      More info—www.leaguelineup.com/gryphons.

Ø      NJCAA World Series starts Saturday, May 18 in Batavia, N.Y.

 

Reporters/Photographers—For kickoff event parking, take Observation Drive past the tennis courts.  Make the first left, then take an immediate left into the parking lot.  The PG building is just southeast of the parking lot.  Please display media credentials in your vehicle while parked on campus.

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