Category Archives: Big South

2015 CBD JOURNAL WITH CAMPBELL BASEBALL FOR JAN. 5TH (PART 2)

CampbellStadium.jpgWhen asked who on our team would be interested in blogging for College Baseball Daily, I was quick to jump at the opportunity. My name is Drew Butler (Rockingham, N.C.) and I am a sophomore third basemen from Campbell University in Buies Creek, N.C. I am happy to chronicle the journey of a smaller D-1 program beginning to make a name in college baseball. Continue reading 2015 CBD JOURNAL WITH CAMPBELL BASEBALL FOR JAN. 5TH (PART 2)

High Point releases 2015 Schedule

WilliardStadiumHighPoint_thumb.jpgHIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University baseball head coach Craig Cozart announced the team’s schedule for the upcoming 2015 season on Tuesday. High Point will face a challenging slate of non-conference opponents that includes the College of Charleston, South Florida, North Carolina, Elon and Davidson.

“We have once again put together a challenging schedule for our team this season,” head coach Craig Cozart said. “We have several quality home series and two very challenging road series at the College of Charleston and South Florida. Our midweek schedule will once again be filled with talented teams from the ACC, the American Athletic Conference, Conference USA, the CAA and the SoCon. Our conference slate will provide us with a great test as we prepare for the Big South Tournament. We are looking forward to a tremendous year and are optimistic about our opportunities.” Continue reading High Point releases 2015 Schedule

Liberty releases 2015 Schedule

LYNCHBURG, Va. – Two games against 2014 NCAA College World Series runner-up Virginia, two contests against 2014 NCAA Super Regional participant Maryland and a season-opening match-up with 2014 NCAA Super Regional participant Kennesaw State are a part of a challenging 2015 schedule released by the Liberty baseball program, this afternoon.
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VMI named Jonathan Hadra as Head Coach

HadraLEXINGTON, Va. – Jonathan Hadra, a four-year letterman and 2004 graduate of VMI, was named the 20th head coach in VMI baseball history on Thursday, Nov. 13. Hadra had been serving as the acting head coach since Nov. 3, when he was named to that role following the resignation of Marlin Ikenberry, who chose to pursue an opportunity in private business. Continue reading VMI named Jonathan Hadra as Head Coach

VMI’s Marlin Ikenberry Resigns

VMIPhoto_thumb.jpgLEXINGTON, Va. – VMI Head Baseball Coach Marlin Ikenberry will step aside to pursue an opportunity in private business, according to information released by VMI athletics director Dr. Dave Diles late Monday. The move is effective at the end of November, but a search for Ikenberry’s successor will begin immediately with longtime assistant and current Associate Head Coach Jonathan Hadra serving as acting head coach during that time.

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CBD Interview with High Point’s Craig Cozart

After leading the High Point Panthers to the program’s best record in 30 years (33-22), a disappointing finish in the Big South Tournament to eventual Tournament Champion, Campbell in the Big South Semi-Final cut the season short.

Head Coach Craig Cozart and the Panthers look to bounce back from that disappointing finish and hope to gain that NCAA Tournament automatic bid by winning the Big South Tournament. Preparation to reach that goal however all starts in Fall Practice. Coach Cozart talks about that disappointing finish in the Big South Tournament, how the team looks after fall practice, and who should be key contributors moving forward to the season in the spring.
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