As WDOR first reported last Friday, Luxemburg-Casco’s Tim Jorgensen will be inducted into the National College Baseball Hall of Fame in June. Jorgensen talks of the honor and how the process played out….[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/TIM1.mp3|titles=Tim Jorgensen]
Jorgensen will be inducted with players Lou Brock, Nomar Garciaparra and Brad Wilkerson and coaches Wayne Graham, Ed Cheff and the late Frank Sancet. [audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/tim21.mp3|titles=Tim Jorgensen]
Jorgensen was a two-time Division 3 Player of the Year and a two-time Division 3 All-American while at UW-Oshkosh. In his 162-game career with the Titans, he hit .416 with 70 home runs, 33 doubles, 9 triples and 237 RBI’s. He also offered some advice for high school student athletes….[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/tim3.mp3|titles=Tim Jorgensen]
The 2012 class will be inducted into the Hall of Fame as part of the College Baseball Night of Champions celebration, June 29-30, in Lubbock, Texas.
*Listen for our full interview with Tim during the halftime of the Sturgeon Bay at Kewaunee game on Friday, March 9th.