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Fifth-Straight League Title ‘Dream Come True’ For Cyclones

BY NICK ROBINSON milehighcbl@gmail.com JOHNSTOWN — An 11-3 run-rule defeat by the hands of the Denver Generals put J.L. Buchanan and the Colorado Cyclones at the crossroads. “After we got run-ruled by the Denver Generals, sitting at 10-5, Shane (Dyer) and I decided we needed to coach our butts off the rest of the summer,”… Read more »

LEAGUE ANNOUNCES CANCELLATION OF POST-SEASON TOURNAMENT

For Immediate Release                                                                            July 14, 2019 DENVER — Due to the large amount of rained out games this season, the league has announced the 2019 postseason tournament will not take place. Instead, the slated time will be used for teams to make up their regular season games. The decision is focused on the regular season… Read more »

‘Energy’ Carries Renegades In Sweep Of Cyclones

BY NICK ROBINSON milehighcbl@gmail.com COLORADO SPRINGS — The Colorado Springs Renegades snapped the Colorado Cyclones 10-game win streak on Saturday afternoon by final scores of 9-2 and 10-1 at Mountain Lion Park.“Our energy today was solid,” Renegades infielder Sam Cregan said. “We took what they gave us and it was a complete team effort. We… Read more »

Six Runs In Last Three Innings Gives Cyclones 7-2 Victory Over Khaos

BY NICK ROBINSON milehighcbl@gmail.com LITTLETON — Despite trailing by a run in the seventh inning, the Colorado Cyclones ripped off six runs to defeat the Colorado Khaos by a final score of 7-2 at Heritage High School. “It was a fun game,” Cyclones outfielder Matt Burkart said. “It was chippy and got chirpy. But that’s… Read more »

Passion Drives Kubec In Second Year As League Owner

BY NICK ROBINSON milehighcbl@gmail.com DENVER – If you would have asked Amanda Kubec when she was a freshman in college about where her life would head, owning a baseball league would be near the bottom of the list. “I never in a million years, starting out as an art major (at Metropolitan State), would have… Read more »

‘The Mullet’ Helps Renegades Move Into Second Place

BY NICK ROBINSON milehighcbl@gmail.com COLORADO SPRINGS — With two victories (8-5, 9-3) on Wednesday afternoon against Batter’s Box, the Colorado Springs Renegades have leaped to second place in the MHCBL standings, as the second-half of the season begins. “It feels good,” Renegades catcher Randy Good said. “We really don’t focus on really anything other than… Read more »

Smoot Takes 2019 Home-Run Derby Crown

milehighcbl@gmail.com DENVER — Jade Smoot, outfielder for the Colorado Cyclones, was a last-minute write-in for the 2019 Home-Run Derby at Regency Athletic Complex on Tuesday evening. “It’s crazy, one of my teammates backed out,” Smoot said. “He played in the All-Star game and didn’t want to do it (the home-run derby). I was the next… Read more »

Metrics And Technology Help Showcase Players At Scout Day

BY NICK ROBINSON milehighcbl@gmail.com DENVER — MHCBL co-owner Jason Hirsh showcased 30 players to area college coaches in the league’s fourth scout day. “Historically, the MHCBL does it every year,” Hirsh said. “We missed it last year, with the transition of Amanda (Kubec) and I taking over the league. We had to figure out the… Read more »

Choate Helps Khaos Hold Off Late Rally From Collegians

BY NICK ROBINSON milehighcbl@gmail.com LITTLETON — Colorado Khaos was able to hold off the Spradley Collegians 8-7, despite a monstrous outing from Colton Talton (4-5, 3 HR’s, 6 RBI’s) on Wednesday afternoon from Littleton High School. “You try not to worry about what other guys are doing – just really focus in on what we’re doing,”… Read more »