Wayne County Lumberjacks Are Headed To Sr Babe Ruth World Series

Jul 28th, 2016

During the month of July alone, there are more than 100 “World Series” going on in various age groups across the United States. The term “World Series” seems to have lost its meaning from overuse, except when it comes to Little League, Cal Ripkin and Babe Ruth organizations. What sets these organizations apart is that they pay all of the travel, lodging and meal expense for the…

2016 Preseason Poll – Greenville Ranked 2nd

Feb 5th, 2016

Last month (Jan 19), the Missouri High School Baseball Coaches Association (MHSBCA) released their preseason ranking for 2016, and just like last year’s poll Valle Catholic and Greenville sit atop the list. 1. Valle Catholic 2. Greenville 3. New Bloomfield 4. West Platte 5. Bernie 6. Scotland County 7. Westran 8. Crocker 9. Linn 10. Galena The stage for a sectional rematch between Greenville Bears and Valle…

Wayne County Lumberjack’s Are Missouri State Champions

Jul 19th, 2015

The Senior Babe Ruth Wayne County Lumberjacks, coached by Jeff Null, is a team consisting of 9 Greenville students, 2 Clearwater students, 1 East Carter student and 2 Twin River students. The team first played together on June 1st. Over the past 7 weeks, the team has traveled to Nebraska, Arkansas and throughout Southeast Missouri and are now on their way to Kansas (later this…

Bears Take District Champ Honors – Roll To 22-1

May 22nd, 2015

It’s the second time in four years and only the second time in 29 years that the Greenville Bears have won their district title. Seniors Devon Duncan and Jacob Withrow have held that trophy both times. After a week of wet weather, the Bears’ players could be seen Wednesday evening and Thursday morning with leaf blowers, fans, shopvacs, rakes, shovels and wheelbarrows working hard to…

Bears Continue To Dominate Their Opponents with 9-0 Record

Apr 12th, 2015

At the halfway point of April, the weather has kept the Bears off the field four games, but each of the other games have seen Bear victories. Remarkable pitching and strong bats continue to keep the Bears in the unbeaten column.  Two Bear pitchers, sophomore Trey McDaniel and junior Blakeney Kearbey, had their fastball clocked at 86 MPH this weekend by a PBR scout during…

Greenville Wins Season Opener Double Header

Mar 22nd, 2015

With Trey McDaniel taking the mound in game 1 against Mt View – Liberty, the state-ranked #4 Greenville Bears were in good hands in their season opener. McDaniel pitched a no-hitter striking out 14 batters and giving up 2 walks to take game 1 with a score of 4-0. Grant Miller doubled in 3 of the four runs in the 3rd inning when he came…