SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. – Seton Hall head coach Rob Sheppard announced today the 2017 baseball schedule, which features at least 54 games, including 18 BIG EAST contests and 17 games against 2016 NCAA Tournament participants. Additionally, the Pirates will play 19 home games at Owen T. Carroll Field in 2017 beginning with the annual […]
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Former St. John’s All-American pitcher Anthony Varvaro has retired from professional baseball and now in the Port Authority Police Academy after spending parts of six seasons with the Red Sox, Mariners, and Atlanta Braves. The Torch, the independent student paper of St. John’s caught up with Varvaro to talk about his career change.
WASHINGTON – The Georgetown University baseball team has released the schedule for the upcoming 2017 season. Highlighting the slate are 19 home games at Shirley Povich Field, as well as seven contests against teams that reached the 2016 NCAA Tournament. The Hoyas open the season the weekend of Feb. 17-19 with the first of two trips […]
VILLANOVA, Pa. – A well-known name in the Villanova baseball program was tabbed as the Wildcats next head coach on Thursday morning, as Kevin Mulvey was named the 11th full-time head coach in the program’s 150-plus year history. Mulvey, a former standout pitcher for Villanova who reached the major leagues during a successful professional career, is elevated to […]
Dave Schrage, who has led six baseball programs to success, has been hired as Butler’s head coach. Butler Vice President/Director of Athletics Barry Collier made the announcement Tuesday (July 5). Schrage (pronounced “Shragg”) comes to Butler with 28 seasons of collegiate head coaching experience, having spent the last five seasons at South Dakota State.
Pitcher: Shane McCarthy – Harwich Even though players need time to adjust to their new surroundings and new team, this does not stop players from making explosive starts on the Cape League fields. It is clear that Shane McCarthy (Seton Hall) is going to be a stand out pitcher this season, earning the Coca Cola […]
QUEENS, N.Y. – Following a season that was highlighted by a trip to the NCAA Tournament and a sweep of both the BIG EAST regular season and Tournament titles, St. John’s head coach Ed Blankmeyer has released the 56-game schedule for the upcoming 2016 season. The schedule features a total of 12 games against six […]