I am honored & excited to announce that I will be continuing my academic & baseball career at Pima CC.
A huge shout out & my immense gratitude to my coaches and to everyone that has supported me in my baseball journey thus far. Thank you to Coach Jácome for the opportunity! pic.twitter.com/8G9zDkUON3
— Braeden Mondeau (@BraedenMondeau) September 23, 2020
Cienega standout infielder Braeden Mondeau (5-9, 160) announced his commitment to play for Pima on Wednesday afternoon. Mondeau batted .522 with four RBI for the Bobcats last spring. helping the team to a 7-1 record. Mondeau also had five steals.
In addition, Sahuarita standout infielder/pitcher Fernando Barreda announced his commitment to play for Cochise College Wednesday afternoon. The junior helped lead the Mustangs to a 5-1 record before the season was cancelled last spring.
Congrats to Sahuarita Senior Ferny Barreda on his commitment to Cochise Community College. We are all proud of you Ferny and congratulations! pic.twitter.com/lC3gSrYM0Q
— Sahuarita Baseball (@SahuaritaB) September 23, 2020
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