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The Buccaneers opens up the post season with a #10 NJCAA ranking and the #1 seed in the Region X/Southeast District Tournament. The Bucs completed the season with a 21-6 conference record which gave them their second straight Carolinas-Virginia Conference Championship.

The Bucs are led into the post season by a trio of Freshman who have put up solid numbers. Ryan Smith leads the team with a .415 avg and Kurt Stabasefski posts a .386 average. Outfielder Bryson Bowman leads the Bucs in 4 categories with 62 hits, 51 runs, 5 homeruns and 12 stolen baseses. Bowman has a .363 average and has logged 9 doubles and 32 rbi and 25 walks.

The Bucs pitching staff is anchored by Robert Whaley who had a team high 7 wins on the season and leads the team in innings pitched 77 and strikeouts with 56. Whaley has a 2.34 and has pitched 4 complete games on the season. Steven Blythe leads the team with a 1.23 era with 2 wins and a save on the season. Freshman Dustin Greene 34.2 innings pitched and has 23 strikeouts with a 2.08 era.

The Bucs will open up in the first round with Surry Community College who in the regular season the the Bucs won 2 out of 3 games. You can follow the games on Gamechanger at http://www.gamechanger.io/t/summer-2013/catawba-valley-community-college-buccaneers-50364c40f68d401103000024