Category Archives: Horizon League

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Valpo’s Tanner Vavra overcoming Obstacles

VavraMost coaches and players agree that making the jump from Junior College up to Division 1 baseball is not an easy transition. But junior infielder Tanner Vavra, who is blind in one eye, made the shift seamlessly this past season, helping lead Valparaiso University to a Horizon League Championship and gain a bid to the NCAA Tournament. Continue reading

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UIC releases 2013 Schedule

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UIC2010Schedule_thumb.jpgCHICAGO – Head coach Mike Dee and the UIC baseball program announced its 2013 schedule on Wednesday, as the Flames look to make a repeat trip to the Horizon League Championship game and beyond. This year’s challenging slate includes 18 games against five 2012 NCAA Tournament teams, including Texas A&M, Vanderbilt, Purdue, Indiana State and Valparaiso. The Flames will host 28 of their 55 games at Les Miller Field, the most home contests since 2003. Continue reading

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2012 All-Cape League Team Announced

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HYANNIS, Mass. – Most Valuable Player Phil Ervin (Samford), Top Pitcher and Outstanding Pro Prospect Sean Manaea (Indiana St.) and Batting Champion Patrick Biondi (Michigan) top the list of players selected to the Cape Cod Baseball League Post-Season All-League Team. Continue reading

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2012 Tom Walter College Baseball Inspiration Award Winners Announced

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RICHMOND, Va. – CollegeBaseballInsider.com today announces its winners of the second annual Tom Walter College Baseball Inspiration Award, which recognizes examples of inspiration in college baseball. Continue reading

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Cape Cod Baseball League Players of the Week (July 4th)

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Left-handed batter Drew Dosch (Youngstown State) of the Falmouth Commodores made some key hits that earned him a current batting average of .368 and Coca Cola’s Player of the Week. In last Wednesday’s game against Cotuit, Dosch hit a two-out double in the seventh inning that helped earn the Commodores a 9-2 victory over the Kettleers. Continue reading

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2012 Final CBD Mid-Major Poll (June 27th)

Following their impressive run to Omaha Kent St (47-20) and Stony Brook (52-15) finish #1 and #2 in the final mid major poll of 2012. Continue reading