Athletics

Yegge at 499 Career Wins Heading into Weekend Games

By April 22, 2016 November 16th, 2018 No Comments

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 is 499-221 with 418 wins and 91 loses at Kirkwood.

Yegge’s current squad is 45-4 on the season and ranked fourth nationally. They are currently on a 21-game winning streak.

The Eagles are scheduled to host two doubleheaders this weekend. They face the Northeast Community College Hawks on Saturday (4/23) with the first game beginning at 1 p.m. On Sunday (4/24) Kirkwood will take on the Iowa Central Community College Tritons beginning at noon.

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