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Snipes looking for host families

October 22, 2013 – 2:09 pm | Comments Off
Lexington, IL — Lexington Snipes head coach and GM, Billy Dubois, has announced that for the first time in their history, the Snipes are looking for host families. Up to…

U.S. Military All-Stars vs. Lexington Snipes

July 2, 2013 – 9:08 pm |

Learnard tosses gem in Snipes win

June 7, 2013 – 5:47 am |
Illinois State’s J.D. Learnard pitched a complete-game four-hitter as the Lexington Snipes defeated Rockford, 4-1, in Midwest Collegiate League baseball action at Horenberger Field. Learnard (2-0) struck out seven, walked…

Snipes top Oilmen, 5-3

June 6, 2013 – 7:31 am |
Whiting, Ind. – June 5, 2013 – Lexington starter Jacob Hendren tossed seven solid innings as the visiting Snipes came away with a 5-3 victory over the Northwest Indiana Oilmen…

Cornball: Diamond Chatter with Tom and Jack, episode 80 (audio)

June 1, 2013 – 8:03 am |
Snipes Preview: Double Dubois equals double the noise Tom and Jack travel to the Extra Innings training facility on Bloomington’s south side to talk with the Lexington Snipes’ Mr. Everything,…

Snipes rounding out roster, sign three more | LexingtonSnipes.com

May 1, 2012 – 6:38 pm |
Lexington, Il – In what has turned into a signing day celebration, the Lexington Snipes announced that 6-0, 200 pound right-handed starting pitcher Chris Razo will be on the bump…

Coming this summer…SNIPECAST!

April 26, 2012 – 7:40 pm |
Yes, indeed. Coming this summer to this very space will be the official podcast of the Lexington Snipes of the Chicago Suburban Baseball League. Join coach Billy Dubois and his…

Illinois Wesleyan’s Beard signs with Lexington Snipes

December 14, 2011 – 8:08 pm |
Lexington, IL – The Lexington Snipes announced today that Lexington High School graduate Chris Beard, who currently plays for Illinois Wesleyan University, will be playing for the team in his…

Lombard welcomes Lexington to CSBL

June 13, 2011 – 12:43 pm |
by Jack Warren, CornbeltBaseball.com editor The Lombard Orioles play in two leagues — the Chicago Suburban Baseball League and the Wisconsin State Baseball League. In the CSBL the Orioles are…

Big weekend upcoming for Snipes

June 10, 2011 – 7:38 pm |
Big weekend upcoming for Snipes The Lexington Snipes are the newest member of the Chicago Suburban Baseball League and will be asked to step right up to the plate in their first full weekend of…

Snipes move to 6-1 with win over Jayhawks

June 9, 2011 – 8:35 am |
Snipes move to 6-1 with win over Jayhawks BLOOMINGTON — Andy Burns had two hits as the Lexington Snipes collegiate-level baseball team beat a very tough Illinois Jayhawk team, 8-7, at Horenberger Field. Bo Kinder added two hits…

Lexington Snipes off to 5-1 start | LexingtonSnipes.com

June 8, 2011 – 2:38 pm |
Lexington Snipes off to 5-1 start | LexingtonSnipes.com The Lexington Snipes started off the 2011 season continuing their winning ways. The season started off with the Snipes hosting the Quad City 76ers on Saturday June 4th in Lexington…

Lexington Snipes announce 2011 roster

November 1, 2010 – 7:57 pm |
As the Lexington Snipes prepare to join the Chicago Suburban Baseball League for the 2011 summer season, coach and general manager Billy Dubois has released their roster. The Snipes have…

Snipes move to CSBL official

October 20, 2010 – 8:38 pm |
Snipes move to CSBL official As we previously reported, the Lexington Snipes are moving to the Chicago Suburban Baseball League (CSBL). Here is a bit more detailed information on the move. After 4 years of…