6 former or current coaches to be honored by baseball coaches association 27 Sep 12

Six former or current area baseball coaches will be receiving awards in October. The Minnesota State High School Baseball Coaches Association will be giving the awards out October 27th during their Fall Clinic in Minneapolis. Being inducted into the Associations Hall of Fame that night will be Dave Wendlandt from Mcleod West, Don Sauter of Sibley East, and Dick Jonckowski of Shakopee. Receiving the Assistant Coach of the year award will be Dick Realdsen of Paynesville. And sharing the Jim Dimick Retired Coach of the year award will be Bucky Meiras of Orono and Jeff Neutzling of Dassel Cokato. Also honored during the evenings festivities will be the coaches of the year in each class, the players of the year, and the field of the year. (photo from Dave Wendlandt’s KDUZ/KARP/KTWN Sports HOF induction)