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Frese Named New Head Softball Coach at Kirkwood

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (August 29, 2018)- Kirkwood Community College Athletic Director Doug Wagemester named Eric Frese as the new head softball coach of the Eagles. He is the seventh coach in program history. Frese comes to Kirkwood after spending the last 12 seasons as head baseball coach at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. In addition, he […]

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Kirkwood Claims NJCAA Division II District H Crown

Kirkwood’s Taylor Nearad Eagles advance to national tournament after incredible season Cedar Rapids, Iowa (May 7, 2016)-The Kirkwood softball team won the first two games of a best of three series against Dawson Community College (Mont.) in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division II District H Tournament on Friday. The fourth-ranked Eagles now […]

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Kirkwood Softball Earns Top Seed in Regional Tournament

Kirkwood’s Taylor Nearad Fourth-ranked Eagles wrap up phenomenal season with 51-4 record Cedar Rapids, Iowa (April 28, 2016)-The Kirkwood softball team earned the number one seed heading into the 2016 National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Region XI-A Division II Softball Tournament. The team will host the eighth-seeded Ellsworth Community College Panthers on Friday (4/29) […]

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Yegge Nets Career Win Number 500

Kirkwood Head Softball Coach Joe Yegge speaks to his players after a game Kirkwood softball coach reaches milestone after victory over Northeast Cedar Rapids, Iowa (April 23, 2016)-Kirkwood Head Softball Coach Joe Yegge won his 500th game as a head coach on Saturday after a 14-0 victory in the first game of a doubleheader versus Northeast […]

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Yegge at 499 Career Wins Heading into Weekend Games

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (April 22, 2016)-Kirkwood Head Softball Coach Joe Yegge sits at 499 career wins before this weekend’s games. Yegge is in his ninth season as the head coach at Kirkwood. Prior to leading the Eagles, Yegge was head coach at North Iowa Area Community College from 1998-2002. His overall record at both schools […]

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Kirkwood Softball Continues Winning Ways to Start Season

Kirkwood’s Nicky Simpson Eagles look to improve on last season’s seventh place national finish Cedar Rapids, Iowa (March 18, 2016)-The Kirkwood softball team has started the season strong by going 15-3 on the road. The fourth-ranked Eagles want to keep winning as the team opens the home part of the schedule on Friday (3/18) versus […]

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