Tag: baseball

Hall-of-Fame Baseball Coach, Joe Slobko dies at 83

By Mike Pilosof Photo by Brad Nading Garden City, KS-Joe Slobko, the face of a program, and the man that brought Garden City Community College baseball to extraordinary heights in more than two decades in the dugout, passed away on May 5. He was 83.    “Joe will always be […]

Wind season opener Thursday; Community Tailgate night

By SCOTT AUST, FCEDC Director of Communications The Garden City Wind professional baseball team will kick off its fourth season on Thursday with a 6:30 p.m. match up against division rival Trinidad Triggers at Clint Lightner Field. Heading into Thursday’s season opener, Randy Ralston, the Wind’s new director of baseball […]

Co-Op’s Little League team

From Garden City Co-op Inc.: “From COO Toby Wilson: The Garden City Coop sponsored the Dighton team that plays in the Ness City Rec’s pitching machine league. The team went 4-3 in league play and went 2-1 in the tournament played tonight, losing 7-3 in the championship game getting second place. […]

Real Men Real Leaders at the Holcomb Longhorns Baseball Camp

From Real Men Real Leaders: “Supporting Holcomb Longhorns Champion Baseball team by joining a baseball camp to learn from the players. Also getting great information about baseball and life skills from Todd Tichenor a professional Umpire in baseball ⚾️ Great new experience for our young men to be part of the community of […]

Wild West Shootout and Home Run Derby

From Garden City Recreation Commission: “Come join us on Monday, July 10th for our First Annual Wild West Shootout and Home Run Derby at Clint Lightner Field located at 704 E. Maple St. The Home Run Derby will start at 10:00am and is free admission. The Wild West Shootout Kansas High […]

Fry Eye at the Wind game

From Fry Eye Associates: “We had another fun night of baseball at the Garden City Wind game on the 16th! Fry Eye was the sponsor of the game and Dr. Clifford got to throw out the first pitch. Although it was a hot night, the Wind won!”