Surprising Coach Hergert

The Trojans pulled off quite the surprise Sunday.

Posted: Mon Apr 16 20:41:01 PDT 2018
Updated: Mon Apr 16 20:41:01 PDT 2018

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every coach.. at every level this spring. - the game is cancelled.. we are going to practice instead. - niacc baseball coach travis hergert.. thought things were following that path sunday... but little did he know... his team.. had something else in mind.xxx niacc surprise-pkg-3 lowerthird2line:surprising coach hergert kimt news 3 sports aj: baseball practice at niacc, always sounds the same... some hitting to start. nat: some fielding to finish. nat: aj: but on sunday... the trojans had something else up their sleeves... in their pitching lab. fox: schleck and will were like, like, lets play a trick on herg. niacc surprise-pkg-8 will: we took a couple of guys up there, threw balls all over the place, just to kind of get him mad. niacc surprise-pkg-9 fox: we did as much as we could, we probably took it a little too far. niacc surprise-pkg-4 travis: when i came down, i was a little upset... and when i came down, the guys were running out of the closet with their autism awareness jerseys, and i knew i had been had. niacc surprise-pkg-5 aj: but the surprise doesn't stop there... hergert's son brody.. a six year old living with autism led the team on his own walk through the rec center. travis: when i got home he was talking about going to practice with the trojans, walking with the trojans, obviously i think it resonated with him what was going on. niacc surprise-pkg-6 fox: we all love them both, they are pretty much like our little brothers, we treat them the same and its a good atmosphere when they are always around. niacc surprise-pkg-7 aj: and the love goes both ways... coach hergert and his family are strong supporters of autism awareness... and his players are following right behind. travis: theyve kind of grown up around our players, they remember certain players as well, they have their favorite players which i think is really cool, i think it says a lot about the players we are bringing here. aj: due to the recent weather... niacc's autism game is postponed for the second time... but the guys are not gibing up on the cause. travis: in support of the other families here that weve gotten to know through this process and that i know are living with children with autism that are really excited about that game, and at some point we are going to have that thing. spx fp 2 team score:jc baseball regular season niacc trojans logojuconiacctrojans.png kirkwood ... - good test for the trojans tomorrow... a double header against conference rival kirkwood. - remember.. this game has to be played... or due to i-c-c-a-c rules... its cancelled for good. / - safe
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