Deptford Twp. – The Gloucester County College baseball team returned home on May 31 NJCAA Division III World Series Champions after defeating Century College (Minn.) 16-4 Wednesday evening in Tyler, Texas. Freshman Narciso Crook hit a three-run homer in the first inning, with the team building an insurmountable 10-run lead in the fifth. Crook went on to be named the World Series MVP. GCC Coach Mike Dickson was named Coach of the Tournament.
Gloucester County College’s 250-acre campus is located on Tanyard Road in Deptford, just off Exit 56 of Route 55.
The Roadrunners were undefeated in the double-elimination series finishing the season with a 49-3 record. This is the seventh NJCAA Division III National Championship for GCC men’s baseball.