Following a season in which they won the Class AA tournament for the first time since 2007 and made the Northwest Regional championship game, some Bozeman Bucks will be continuing their baseball careers.

No matter how the 2019 season ended, how his team’s memorable run came to a conclusion, Bozeman manager Garrett Schultz believes the outcome will affect the Bucks positively for years to come.

Michael Freund came through for Bozeman all season long. He earned a reputation as an excellent player in crunch time. And when he was called upon Friday, he rose to the challenge.