Former Butte Miner Cody Sletten is a member of the Dawson Community College baseball team.
The 2012 Butte High graduate is currently enrolled at the school in Glendive and listed as an outfielder wearing No. 3 on the Buccaneers’ roster. He is a freshman.
The Buccaneers open the season March 14 at Southeast Community College. Their first home game is April 3 against Jamestown College.
The 5-foot-7, 140-pound Sletten hit .340 for the Butte Miners last season. He hit six doubles and a triples. He also drew 36 walks and put up an impressive .490 on-base percentage.
Sletten, the only graduated player on the Miners in 2013, also appeared in seven games as a pitcher. He posted a 5.33 ERA in 29 innings of work.
Last season, the Buccaneers, coached by Aaron Carroll, posted a 9-28 overall record. The team went 2-6 in conference play.