(Graphic courtesy of Joshua Moczygemba)
SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- Former Trinity Tigers All-America pitcher Ryan Lucero is a member of the Sioux City (Iowa) Explorers of the American Association of Independent Professional Baseball.
The Tigers, with Head Coach Tim Scannell, completed the season with a 40-9 record, which established a school mark for victories in a season. Coach Scannell was elected SCAC Co-Coach of the Year. It was the fourth straight time he attained the conference's highest honor, and a SCAC-best eighth overall.
Trinity won a seventh SCAC Championship with Coach Scannell's leadership. The Tigers advanced to the NCAA Division III playoffs for the fourth straight year, and came within one game of a trip to the DIII College World Series - losing to eventual champion, Linfield College. It marked the fifth time the Tigers competed in the Regional final.