DCC Knights News

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(May 5, 6, 2018) Danville, Va. DCC hosted Thomas Nelson CC in a NJCAA Region X 3 game series and won 2 out of 3.
 
Game 1: DCC won 8-0. Caleb Hunter (8-2)winning pitcher with a 3 hitter and 11 K's. Dylan Hall had double, single, 3 rbi's; Tyler Christmas had double, single, 2 rbi's; Tristan Peccerelli had double, single, rbi; Wayne Butler added 2 singles.
 
Game 2: DCC won 12-1. Spencer Ambrose (2-3) winning pitcher with a 2 hitter and 8 K's. Tristan Peccerelli had triple, double, single, 4 rbi's; Ethan Fletcher had homerun, double, single, 4 rbi's; Johnny Flynn, Seth McNeace, Seth Gentry all had doubles, rbi; Wayne Butler added 2 singles, rbi.
 
Game 3; DCC lost 4-1. Clayton Day (5-1) losing pitcher. Ethan Fletcher had double, single; Wayne Butler had 2 singles; and the Knight's missed out on several scoring opportunities and made couple critical error.
 
DCC finished the regular season 22-10 overall and 6-7 in Region X conference and gets the #3 seed in the NJCAA Region X.
 
The tournament will be played at Dan Daniel Park starting with games at 1 on Friday and Sunday and 12 on Saturday. There will be a total of 7 games played over 3 days. Surry CC #1 seed; Rockingham CC #2 seed, DCC #3 seed, Thomas Nelson CC # 4 seed.

 

(May 2, 2018) Danville, Va.The Knights hosted New River CC and won 10-1 picking up there 20th win of the season.
 
Clayton Day (5-0) winning pitcher with 6 K's.
 
Ryan Dalton had double, 2 singles, 4 rbi's;  Wayne Butler added triple, single, rbi; Tyler Christmas had double, single, rbi; Dylan Hall had 2 singles, 2 rbi's.
 
The Knight now are 20-9 overall and 4-6 in Region X conference and play host to Thomas Nelson CC in a 3 game Region X series starting with DH Saturday at 1:00 and a single game Sunday beginning at 12:00 all at Dan Daniel Park.

 

(April 28/29, 2018) Danville, Va. DCC hosted Rockingham CC in a NJCAA Region X conference 3 game series and won 2 out of 3 games.
 
Game 1: DCC won 7-6. The Knight's were down 5-0 and battled back with 2 runs in the 8th for the win. Cole Campanile (1-0) picked up the win in relief. Ryan Dalton had 3 singles, rbi; Dylan Hall had single, 2 rbi's; Tristan Peccerelli added double, rbi.
 
Game 2:  DCC won 10-7. Caleb Hunter (7-2) winning pitcher with 9 K's. The Knight's took advantage of 8 walks and 9 hits to secure the win. Tyler Christmas had double, 2 singles, rbi; Wayne Butler added double, rbi; Dylan Hall, Seth Gentry and Johnny Flynn  each had single, 2 rbi's; Ethan Fletcher added triple, single, rbi.
 
Game 3: DCC lost 8-4. Tyler Christmas (2-2) losing pitcher. Dylan Hall had 2 singles, 2 rbi's; Tristan Peccerelli and Ryan Dalton each had single, rbi.
 
The Knight's now 19-9 overall and 4-6 NJCAA Region X play Wednesday at 4:00 against New River CC at Dan Daniel park.

 

(April 18, 2018) Danville, Va. The Knights sweep a DH from Ferrum College JV 14-4 & 9-6.
 
Game 1: DCC won 14-4. Clayton Day (3-0) picked up the win in relief. Tristan Peccerelli had a grand slam home run, 2 singles, 4 rbi's; Wayne Butler had 4 rbi's; Seth Gentry had solo homer, single, rbi.
 
Game 2: DCC won 9-6. Clayton Day  (4-0) picked up another win in relief and Ethan Fletcher recorded his 3rd save.
Wayne Butler had 2 singles, 2 rbi's; Tristian Peccerelli added a 2 run homer, 2 rbi's; Dylan Hall had a solo homer, rbi; Tyler Christmas had double.
 
DCC is now 17-5 overall, 2-2 in NJCAA Region X conference travel to play Surry CC in a conference DH Saturday and return home Sunday for a single 9 against Surry CC at 1:00 at Dan Daniel Park.

 

(April 15, 2018) Newport News, Va. The Knights traveled to play Thomas Nelson CC in a NJCAA Region X conference series and came away with both wins.

Game 1: DCC won 11-1. Caleb Hunter (6-1) threw a 2 hitter with 4 K's. Tristan Peccerelli had 2 run homer, double, single, 4 rbi's; Wayne Butler had double, single, 2 rbi's; Ethan Fletcher added solo homer, 2 rbi's; Ryan Dalton had triple, 2 rbi's; Tyler Christmas added 2 singles.

Game 2: DCC won 11-8. Ethan Fletcher (1-0) pick up the win in relief. Ethan Fletcher had 2 singles, 2 rbi's; Tristan Peccerelli had double, single; Ryan Dalton had double, single, rbi; Zach Lewallen had 2 singles, 3 rbi's; Shane Hernandez added single, 2 rbi's; Seth Gentry and Tyler Christmas each had double.

DCC is now 15-5 overall and 2-2 in NJCAA Region X Conference.The Knights play host to Ferrum College JV on Wednesday in a 4:00 DH at Dan Daniel Park.

 

(April 4, 2018) Danville, Va. — The Knight's picked up a close 4-3 win against Averett University JV  to improve it's record to 12-3 on the year.

Clayton Day (2-0) picked up the win in relief and Tyler Christmas recorded his first save.

Wayne Butler's 2 rbi two out single in the top of the 9 gave the Knights a 4-3 lead, he also had a triple; Ethan Fletcher added double, single.

DCC opens it NJCAA Region X conference schedule on Saturday and Sunday when they travel to play Rockingham CC.

 

(April 2, 2018) Greensboro, NC — DCC Knights traveled to Greensboro College to make up a rained out game and came away with a 8-7 win.

Caleb Hunter improved to (5-0) as winning pitcher and Ethan Fletcher picked up his 2nd save of the year.

Tristan Peccerelli had double, 2 single's, 2 rbi's; Ethan Fletcher added 3 singles, 3 rbi's; Cole Campanile added a solo home run, rbi.

 

The Knights now 11-3 play Wednesday at 3 at Averett University.

 

(March 29, 2018) Greensboro, NC — The Knights traveled to play Guilford College and came away with a 17-9 slugfest win.

Zach Lewallen (1-0) picked up the win in relief.

DCC offense again was on in collecting 19 hits.

Tristan Peccerelli led the way hitting for the cycle, (homerun, triple, double, single) 4 rbi's; Wayne Butler added homerun, 3 singles, 5 rbi's; Ryan Dalton had homerun, double 5 rbi's; Seth Gentry added a double, rbi.

The Knights are now 10-3 and are off until Monday when they travel to take on Greensboro College.

 

The win also marked the 450th win for Coach Bailey at DCC since starting the program 17 years ago.

 

(March 27, 2018) Danville, VA — DCC traveled to Averett University JV today and picked up a 4-0 win.

Caleb Hunter (4-0) winning pitcher throwing a complete game with 8 K's.

Tristan Peccerelli had double, 2 rbi's; Ryan Dalton picked up 2 singles; Tyler Christmas added single, rbi.

The Knights now 8-3 play host to Bluefield College tomorrow starting at 4:00 at Dan Daniel Park.

 

(March 15, 2018) Myrtle Beach, SC The Knights played two games on their final day of spring break winning both and ending the trip with a 4-1 record.

 

DCC vs County College of Morris, NJ (NJCAA D2).

DCC won 8-2. Tyler Christmas (1-1) winning pitcher throwing a 5 hitter with 5 K'S.

The offense was led by Tristan Peccerelli with double, single, 3 rbi's; Ryan Dalton added two singles, rbi.

 

DCC vs Queensborough CC, NY.

DCC won 23-4. Kenny Powell (2-0) picked up his second win of the week in relief.

Ryan Dalton led the offense with homerun, double, single, 7 rbi's; Wayne Butler had grand slam homerun, single, 5 rbi's; Tristan Peccerelli added double, two singles, 3 rbi's.

 

The Knights now 7-3 on the season.

 

(March 14, 2018) Myrtle Beach, SC — The Knights continued their spring break trip today losing first game and winning second one.

 

DCC vs Carl Sandburg, IL (NJCAA D2)

Lost 4-1, Spencer Ambrose (0-1) losing pitcher, with 9 K'S and threw a 4 hitter.

The DCC offense was held to 3 hits, double by Seth Gentry, singles by Johnny Flynn and Dylan Hall.

 

DCC vs Onondaga CC, PA

Won 7-5. Kenny Powell (1-0) picked up the win in relief, Ethan Fletcher recorded a save.

Tyler Christmas had solo homerun, single, 3 rbi's; Dylan Hall added 2 run homer, 2 rbi's; Johnny Flynn and Ethan Fletcher added 2 singles each.

 

(March 13, 2018) Myrtle Beach, SC — DCC opened it's spring break trip at Ripken Complex with a 6-1 win against Massasoit CC, Brockton, MA.

Caleb Hunter (3-0) winning pitcher throwing a 5 hitter with 9 K'S. 

Wayne Butler had double, single, 3 rbi's; Tristan Peccerelli added a double, rbi.

The Knights, now 4-2, play Wednesday 2 games against Carl Sandburg CC, IL and Onondaga CC, PA.

 

(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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