Montague High School graduate Jacob Buchberger has launched his professional baseball career.

After wrapping up his collegiate career at Davenport University, Buchberger signed a free-agent contract with the St. Louis Cardinals last summer, and is currently playing for the minor league Palm Beach Cardinals in the St. Louis system.

Buchberger talked to LocalSportsJournal.com about the exciting launch of his new baseball adventure for the cover story of the most recent LSJ magazine. 

Other stories in the edition include a look at Tyler Trovinger’s inspiring final game with the Oakland University baseball team; a wrap-up of the Muskegon Lumberjacks’ exciting season; a 4-page graphic featuring the All-LSJ high school basketball honors teams; and a profile of two of the brightest stars from the recent GMAA spring city tournaments. 

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