Alex Boxwell, a Coon Rapids High School senior, signed a national letter of intent to continue his baseball and academics career at the University of Minnesota beginning in the fall of 2014.
An outfielder who has played two seasons with the Post 334 Legion team, Boxwell is coming off a solid summer in the lineup.
He merely collected 52 hits, and 33 RBI, had four homers and posted a .379 batting average. This followed a very successful junior season as an outfielder with the high school team. Continue Reading →
Former Post 334 third baseman, Casey Mad Dog Waterman — a sophomore at Luther College in Iowa — was out recently in the Decorah area checking out one of his favorite fishing streams. Not only did the CaseMan check it out, but he hit the jackpot in “Iowa Carp,” known in other locations of the United States as trout.
Latter-round games that were scheduled for Saturday, July 27 in the sub-state Zone 9 American Legion baseball tournament at Wintercrest Park in Coon Rapids were rained out at 3:15 p.m. Coon Rapids Post 334 will face Brooklyn Park at noon, Sunday, July 28 with the winner entering the championship series needing to beat Chester Bird (Benilde-St. Margaret’s) immediately after. If a second game is needed in the championship series, it will be played at Wintercrest Monday, July 29, 1 p.m.