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Ninth-inning homer ousts Wildcats from World Series

A pair of fielding errors were too much for the Western Nevada College baseball team to overcome in a 6-4 loss to top-ranked Iowa Western at the National Junior College Athletic Association World Series on Monday.

A dropped pop fly led to three Iowa Western runs in the sixth inning, and a mishandled ground ball in the ninth preceded a two-out, tie-breaking two-run homer by Iseha Conklin as the Reivers eliminated the sixth-rated Wildcats 6-4 in Grand Junction, Colo.

The Wildcats finished their third appearance at the World Series with a 48-17 record, the second time in school history that …

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