Garcia and Dupre led Corvallis to their fourth WCL title, as Garcia delivered a clutch late-inning, two-run, game-winning homer Tuesday night in the Knights decisive 6-4 home win vs. Bellingham; and Dupre closed the finale out with a perfect 1 1/3 innings of relief to earn the save.
Dupre retired all 13 batters he faced in the West Coast League Championship Series while striking out 7 to register two saves. In the postseason, Dupre went 1-0 with 2 saves and did not allow a run over 3 appearances and 6.1 innings pitched while allowing two hits, a walk and striking out 8.
Garcia went 8-for-21 in the postseason with a double, homer and 6 RBIs.
During the regular season, Dupre went 3-0 with four saves and posted a 0.64 ERA over 13 appearances and 28 innings pitched. Garcia hit .287 with 2 homers and 23 RBIs; and he banged out a team-high 10 doubles. Both Dupre and Garcia were honorable mention all-WCL selections.