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Greenwood grad plays key role for Iowa Western



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Former Greenwood Community High School standout Alex Krupa is enjoying and outstanding freshman season on the Iowa Western baseball team. Photos courtesy Iowa Western athletics department.


Former Greenwood Community High School standout Alex Krupa is enjoying and outstanding freshman season on the Iowa Western baseball team. Photos courtesy Iowa Western athletics department.


It didn’t take Alex Krupa long to pick up on one of the unwritten rules of Iowa Western Community College baseball: Yesterday doesn’t matter.

A 19th-round selection by the Cincinnati Reds in the 2013 MLB Draft in June, the four-year starter at Greenwood Community High School hit campus with impressive credentials similar to his new teammates.

Iowa Western’s sophomore players implied to newcomers how egos must be checked at the door. Or better yet, left at home.

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