Category Archives: Missouri Valley

USA Baseball Names Twenty-One Golden Spikes Award Semifinalists

FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE

DURHAM, N.C. — USA Baseball announced the semifinalists for the 2015 USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award on Friday. Twenty-one athletes from around the country were named semifinalists for the 38th Golden Spikes Award, sponsored by Major League Baseball and presented in partnership with the Rod Dedeaux Foundation to the top amateur baseball player in the U.S.
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Wichita State NOT appealing NCAA Violations

KrisGardnerWichitaStateFeaturedAbout a month ago, Wichita State was found in violation of NCAA rules in regards to how some of their student athletes were getting apparel and shoes. (Full Article) The plan was for Wichita State to appeal the decision but late last night Wichita State President changed course with the following statement: Continue reading Wichita State NOT appealing NCAA Violations

NCAA finds Wichita State guilty of Infractions

FROM NCAA.COM
GeneStephensonWichitaState_thumb.jpgWichita State did not monitor the activities of a former administrative assistant regarding her use of a VIP account provided by the school’s apparel provider, according to a decision issued by a Division I Committee on Infractions panel. For nearly two years, 21 baseball players purchased shoes, clothing, hunting gear and other non-athletics items for a total of $7,594.18, using the 50 percent discount. Because the discount provided by the former assistant was not generally available to the full student body, family and friends, the discount is considered an extra benefit to the players. Continue reading NCAA finds Wichita State guilty of Infractions

Indiana State Baseball releases 2015 Schedule

SethManaeaIndianaStateTERRE HAUTE, Ind. – The Indiana State men’s baseball team has announced the schedule for the 2015 season. In 2014, the Sycamores were 35-18, including 14-7 in the Missouri Valley during the regular season and earned an at-large bid into the NCAA Regional in Bloomington, Indiana. It was the first season for head coach Mitch Hannahs as the Sycamores look to improve upon that in 2015. A total of 56 games are scheduled, with 28 games in Terre Haute, and 28 games away. Continue reading Indiana State Baseball releases 2015 Schedule

Southern Illinois releases 2015 Schedule

SIULogoCARBONDALE, Ill. – The Southern Illinois University baseball team announced its schedule for the 2015 season. The schedule features a well-balanced slate of 28 home games and 27 road games. SIU will face three teams (TCU, Indiana State, and Dallas Baptist) that qualified for the 2014 NCAA Tournament. Continue reading Southern Illinois releases 2015 Schedule

Illinois State releases 2015 Schedule

IllinoisStateBaseball.jpgNORMAL, Ill. – Illinois State head baseball coach Bo Durkac announced the Redbirds’ 2015 schedule Monday. The schedule features a three-game series at 2014 College World Series champion Vanderbilt, a 10-day trip to Florida, and seven three-game series against Missouri Valley Conference foes. Continue reading Illinois State releases 2015 Schedule