Cedar Rapids Jefferson baseball coach Kyle Rodenkirk joins the Triple Play Podcast to talk about the J-Hawks' big week, including a sweep of No. 7 Cedar Rapids Washington. The Gazette's K.J. Pilcher and Jeff Johnson also evaluate the 1A and 2A district pairings released Wednesday.
Steve Fish, coach of the Class 3A No. 5-ranked Marion Indians, joins the Triple Play Podcast to discuss his team's 2017 success, coaching his children, a special event coming up for legendary Dyersville Beckman Coach Tom Jenk and more. In the second segment, The Gazette's Jeff Johnson and K.J. Pilcher discuss the latest in Eastern Iowa prep baseball and predict where 3A and 4A teams could be placed when substate assignments are announced Friday.
The Gazette's K.J. Pilcher and Jeff Johnson review the week in Eastern Iowa baseball, plus welcome on North Linn Coach Travis Griffith in this edition of the Triple Play Podcast. Griffith talks new pitch count rules, his team's 14-inning win in game one of a doubleheader and high expectations for the 1A No. 4-ranked Lynx.