America East Game 2: UMBC 9 Maine 5

Conrad Wozniak showed why he was named the 2015 America East Pitcher of the Year as he went seven strong innings scattering six hits while allowing only one run as the Retrievers picked up their first America East tournament victory in school history with a 9-5 win over Maine. Continue reading America East Game 2: UMBC 9 Maine 5

America East Game 1: Stony Brook 2 Hartford 0

The Stony Brook Seawolves used a six hit attack to defeat the Hartford Hawks by a score of 2-0 to advance in the America East Tournament. The Seawolves got a fantastic start from Danny Zamora who pitched eight strong innings striking out eight batters and allowing four walks. Cameron Stone finished the game off for the Seawolves striking out two out of the three hitters he faced to pick up his fifth save of the season.  Continue reading America East Game 1: Stony Brook 2 Hartford 0

Eastern Illinois Jim Schmitz Contract Not Renewed

EasternIllinoisSliding_thumb.jpgCHARLESTON, Ill. – The Eastern Illinois University Athletic Department has announced that the contract for Panther head baseball coach Jim Schmitz will not be renewed. A search for his successor will begin immediately.

Schmitz completed his 21st season as the EIU head coach with the Panthers finishing the 2015 season with a 13-39 record. EIU finished last in the Ohio Valley Conference missing the OVC Tournament for the second time in the last three years. Schmitz compiled a record of 533-581-1 during his time at EIU. Included in those 21 seasons were two NCAA Regional Bids in 1999 and 2008. Continue reading Eastern Illinois Jim Schmitz Contract Not Renewed

ACC Conference Tournament Preview: Florida State (#4) vs. Clemson (#5)

Clemson capsFlorida State (#4) vs. Clemson (#5)

Out of the Wednesday ACC Conference Tournament baseball schedule the most intriguing game figures to be Clemson-Florida State. The Tigers just handed the Seminoles their first home sweep in quiet some time and are in a position to weasel their way into the NCAA tournament, pending a good showing in Durham. Continue reading ACC Conference Tournament Preview: Florida State (#4) vs. Clemson (#5)

UCLA Sweeps Arizona Clinches At Least a Tie For Pac12 Title