Young team faces rocky road with only four returning starters

By Tom Boggess / March 2, 2016

It’s time for a new season for the Clackamas Community College baseball team. The less than successful 14-26 season of last year has long since passed. Even though last season wasn’t positive, the team won eight more games than the previous year. Jim Hoppel is beginning his second year as the baseball team’s head coach.…

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There’s no place like home plate

By Katie Archer / May 13, 2015

A team can only climb to the top when they have reached the bottom. The Clackamas Community College Cougars finished the 2015 baseball season last in their division, finishing 14-26. Head coach Jim Hoppel, who was an assistant coach for 14 years, took over the baseball program last March. As the head coach, Hoppel wants…

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