Triton Baseball Team Wins Regional Championship

The Triton College baseball team is once again NJCAA Region IV Division I champions. The Trojans claimed their second straight regional crown after a thrilling 12-11 win over South Suburban College Sunday in South Holland.

Triton rallied from an early 5-1 hole and later a 7-5 deficit before fending off the Bulldogs the last two innings. 

Ridgewood High School graduate Kevin Kerrigan, was named tournament MVP, and Head Coach Harry Torgerson won his 3rd career Region IV Coach of the Year award. 

The Trojans now advance to the NJCAA Northern District Tournament hosted by Region 24 champions Wabash Valley Community College this weekend. Triton will open tournament play this Friday at noon against Lincoln Trail College.

The winner of the four-team tournament will clinch a spot in the NJCAA JUCO World Series in Grand Junction, CO. 

NJCAA Baseball Northern District Tournament

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