Frame to be honored for coaching milestone

Forester baseball coach recognized for last season’s 400th victory
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2002-01-16
Huntington, Ind.—Huntington College’s head baseball coach, Mike Frame, will receive special recognition Friday, January 18, at the Indiana High School Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame Awards Banquet.

Frame is being honored for reaching the milestone of recording his 400th victory during the 2001 baseball season. The victory came on March 29, 2001 against Goshen College. The Foresters finished the season with a 27-23 record, 14-14 in the Mid-Central Conference (MCC). The team finished second in the regular season conference standings and won the MCC Conference Tournament.

In 17 years, Frame has coached the Foresters to a 426-336 overall record. The baseball team has captured the MCC title or conference tournament title ten times during his tenure. Frame has been honored as MCC Coach of the Year five times and has been named NAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics) District and Area Coach of the Year once. He was named NCCAA (National Christian college Athletic Association) District Coach of the Year in 1988. In addition to coaching, Frame also serves as the Associate Director of Admissions at Huntington College.

Huntington College is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). The Huntington College Foresters compete in 14 sports for men and women.

Huntington College is comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 50 academic concentrations. US News and World Report ranks Huntington among the best in the Midwest. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington College is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in Huntington, Indiana.

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