The Daily Express

Owens Express Holds Men's Baseball Tryouts

Interested student-athletes are invited to the open tryouts for the Owens Community College men's baseball team 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Saturday, July 13. Additional open tryouts are 4-6:30 p.m. August 6-8 at the College's Baseball Complex on the Toledo-area Campus, which is on Oregon Road located four miles from Downtown Toledo.

The Express finished the 2001-2002 season with a 22-26 overall record and look to improve upon a fourth place finish within the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference (OCCAC). During the 2002-2003 campaign, the Express will be led by first-year Head Coach Bob Schultz. The previous five seasons he handled the pitching rotation as an Express Assistant Coach under former Head Coach Rich Pivoriunas.

Scholarships are still available. Owens Express players must be a high school graduate and should bring their own equipment. For more information on open tryouts, call Owens Athletic Director Michael Rickard at (567) 661-7974 or 1-800-GO-OWENS, Ext. 7974.

Owens Community College is the fastest-growing community college of its size in the nation. On the Toledo-area and Findlay campuses, Owens serves more than 36,000 credit and non-credit students. Owens is committed to providing small classes, personal attention and the lowest tuition in Northwest Ohio. Owens Community College offers over 100 career-oriented programs and majors in Agriculture, Business, Health, Public Service, Skilled Trades, Industrial and Engineering Technologies. Owens students also can earn the first two years of a bachelor's degree with a smooth transfer to any area four-year college or university.

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Brad Meyer
Public Relations Specialist
(567) 661-7421

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