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Oregon St. Pitching Coach Charged

Oregon St.'s pitching coach Nate Yeskie was cited by a Benton County Sheriff's deputy Sunday morning for DUII, reckless driving, and reckless endangering, the last charge due to having a passenger, UC Santa Barbara assistant coach Jason Lefkowitz, in the car at the time.

The Sheriff's report indicates that Yeskie, age 36, was stopped at the intersection of 9th. and Harrison after he had ran two red lights.

Yeskie was arrested and his vehicle towed. Yeskie was tested and found to have an alcohol level of .09, .01 above the .08 legal limit.

Yeskie was booked and released, with a a court date set for 1 p.m. April 11.