DCC Knights News

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(February 23, 2018) Danville, Va. vs. Averett University. Danville Community College opened its 2018 season with a win against Averett University JV by the score of 19-6 on Thursday. Clayton Day 1-0 winning pitcher. The Knights were lead on offense by Wayne Butler 2 singles, 3 rbi's; Tristan Peccerelli added double, single, 3 rbi's; Ethan Fletcher had 3 singles, 3 rbi's; Seth Gentry added 3 singles, 2 rbi's.


(February 26, 2018) Mocksville, N.C. DCC split a DH with Piedmont International University winning 12-3 and losing 7-5.

Game 1: DCC won 12-3. Caleb Hunter (1-0) winning pitcher throwing a 3 hitter with 8 K's. Ethan Fletcher led the offense going 4 for 5 all singles; Johnny Flynn added 3 singles; Tristan Peccerelli had double, single, 2 rbi's; Tyler Christmas had 2 singles; Wayne Butler added 2 singles 2 rbi's; Seth McNeace had double 2 rbi's; Cole Campanile recorded single and 2 rbi's.

Game 2: DCC lost 7-5. Tyler Christmas (0-1) losing pitcher. The Knights out hit PIU but gave up to many walks, hit batters, errors, runners left on base. Johnny Flynn and Wayne Butler each had 2 singles; Ryan Dalton had double, single, 2 rbi's.


(February 28, 2018) Greensboro, N.C. The Knights traveled to Greensboro to play Greensboro College and came away with a tough loss 8-7 in 12 innings. DCC now stands 2-2 on the year.

Ryan Dalton (0-1) tagged with the loss in relief.

DCC led 6-3 going into the bottom of the 9th and gave up 2 walks, 2 hits and allowed Greensboro to tie the game at 6. DCC scored 1 in the 12th but Greensboro scored 2 in the bottom of the 12th for the win.

Ethan Fletcher had 3 singles; Tristan Peccerelli had double, 3 singles, 2 rbi's; Seth McNeace had 2 singles; Wayne Butler added double, single; Tyler Christmas added single, 2 rbi's.


(March 4, 2018) Danville, Va. DCC opened it's 2018 home schedule on Sunday with a 5-2 win against Paul D. Camp CC.
Caleb Hunter (2-0) winning pitcher throwing a 4 hitter with 8 K's, Spencer Ambrose picked up the save.
The Knights were led on offense by Wayne Butler, double, single, 2 rbi's; Tristan Peccerelli had double, single, rbi; Tyler Christmas added 2 singles.
DCC now 3-2 travel to Ferrum College on Wednesday.




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