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CBD Journal with Texas A&M Corpus Christi’s Jacob Dorris (Nov. 7)

CBDThe warm, salty Gulf air of Corpus Christi is beginning to cool and the long, sunny days are getting shorter. There’s no more running poles in the 100-degree August heat, and no more grinding thru a seemingly endless revolving door of inter-squad scrimmages. The Blue-Gray Fall World Series is in the books and the Gray team has bragging rights for the next year. The Ders have spent the last four months preparing for the 2015 season, and now the lights of the Dirty Chap have dimmed. Fall practice is over. Continue reading

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CBD Journal with Texas A&M Corpus Christi’s Jacob Dorris

CBDAs I drove down Ocean Drive towards the TAMUCC campus, chocked full of anticipation for my senior season, I began to reflect upon my past three years as an Islander.  It amazes me how this baseball program has evolved and changed in my short tenure here.  I thought about all of my teammates that have come and gone through this program, and what being an Islander has meant to me.  I remembered how I felt on this day, three years ago as a freshman, meeting the coaching staff and upperclassmen.  I was both nervous and excited to begin my career as an Islander.  As I approached the Island Campus for my fourth year, my nerves and excitement had not faded in the least. Continue reading