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College Update: Salud saves, Cal Lutheran baseball wins first NCAA DIII World Series

College Update: Salud saves, Cal Lutheran baseball wins first NCAA DIII World Series

The following are update on local athletes at the collegiate level.

Miguel Salud (Glendale Community College, 2015) Cal Lutheran baseball senior: With his team holding a precarious one-run lead and nine outs away from realizing the glory of an NCAA Division III World Series championship, Salud took to the mound on Tuesday and took his team home to a title – the first in program history.

Salud twirled a three-inning save on Tuesday in Cal Lutheran’s 7-3 triumph over Washington and Jefferson in the third and deciding game of the World Series in Grand Chute, Wisc.

“Every time I come out, all I see is me and my catcher, there’s nothing else,”...

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