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Updated: March 25, 2019 @ 9:34 am
Argenta-Oreana coach Tom Saunches was the 2014 Herald & Review Macon County Baseball Coach of the Year. He was a nine-time winner of the award.
Argenta-Oreana coach Tom Saunches during lineup introductions at the 2007 Class 1A state tournament.
Argenta-Oreana coach Tom Saunches retired after the 2018 season having won 586 games and 15 regional titles in his 34 seasons. But the wins were only part of what made Saunches a great coach.
Tom Saunches preparing his team for the state tournament in 2007.
Tom Saunches, coach for the Argenta-Oreana baseball team, talks with the umpires before a game against Meridian in 2005.
Argenta coach Tom Saunches watches as Max Boland arrives safely at third in a cloud of smoke during the 2015 season.
Argenta-Oreana head coach Tom Saunches meets with players on the mound during an IHSA Class 1A regional championship game against Heyworth at Warrensburg-Latham High School on May 24, 2010.
Tom Saunches leading his team into the 1988 season. By then, Saunches had already won 104 wins in six seasons and was considered one of the area's top coaches.
Tom Saunches walks off the field during the 2007 state tournament.
Tom Saunches, coach for the Argenta-Oreana baseball team, sits in the dugout with players during a 2005 game against Meridian.
Argenta-Oreana's manager Tom Saunches instructs a Bombers' base runner. Saunches led Argenta to 15 regional championships in his 34 seasons with the team.
Argenta-Oreana's Tom Saunches during the 2007 state tournament.
Tom Saunches prepare to take the field during the 2007 state tournament.
Tom Saunches before the game during the 2007 state tournament.
Tom Saunches during lineup introductions at the 2007 state tournament.
Tom Saunches relaxes in the dugout during the 2007 state tournament.
Argenta-Oreana's Tom Saunches, left, Mount Zion's B.J. Rotz were the Herald & Review's 2000 Macon County coach and player of the year, respectively.
Argenta-Oreana coach Tom Saunches was at home in the dugout at Argenta-Oreana High School.
Argenta-Oreana baseball coach Tom Saunches greets a player at third base last season. Saunches retired after 34 years coaching the Bombers last year and had a 586-255 record.
Tom Saunches during the 2007 state tournament.
DECATUR — Picking a favorite moment from his 34 years of coaching Argenta-Oreana's baseball …
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