Category Archives: Division 3

Video of the Day: Rare Triple Play in Division 3 Game

This weekend featured one of the rarest plays that I have ever seen in baseball with the old fashioned 9-3-2 triple play as Greensboro turned it against Maryville. The last laugh would come to Maryville as they won the game 5-4 in 12 innings. CBD’s Shotgun Spratling previously played for Maryville back in the day. You can check out the video of the play before. Continue reading Video of the Day: Rare Triple Play in Division 3 Game

2014 Top 100 Countdown: 93. Blake Drake (Concordia, Ore.)

BlakeDrakeCollege Baseball Daily continues our countdown to the start of the 2014 College Baseball season by checking in on the top 100 players in the country. We will be providing one player per day until we reach number 1.

We continue the list today at number 93 with Concordia (Ore.) outfielder Blake Drake. During the Cavaliers 2013 season, Drake batted .367 overall and .360 in conference play. He also stole 20 bases good for a fourth place finish in the Cascade Collegiate Conference. Continue reading 2014 Top 100 Countdown: 93. Blake Drake (Concordia, Ore.)

2014 Top 100 Players Countdown: 96. J.P. Feyereisen (Wisconsin-Stevens Point)

player_Feyereisen,-JPCollege Baseball Daily kicks off our countdown to the start of the 2014 College Baseball season by checking in on the Top 100 Players in the country. We will be providing one player per day until we reach number 1.

We continue the list today at number 96 with Wisconsin-Stevens Point RHP J.P. Feyereisen. The junior was a four time letterwinner at River Falls High School in River Falls, Wisconsin. Continue reading 2014 Top 100 Players Countdown: 96. J.P. Feyereisen (Wisconsin-Stevens Point)

CBD Journal with Brian Leighton (Albertus Magnus)

Brian Leighton Head ShotHello CBD readers, my name is Brian Leighton and I the Head Baseball Coach at Division III Albertus Magnus College located in New Haven, CT. I am entering my tenth season at the helm following one season as a HS coach and several years as a student-assistant baseball coach at Division III power Eastern CT State. Albertus Magnus College is a small (just over 500 day students) private catholic institution located in the college town of New Haven, CT. Nearby colleges include Quinnipiac University, Southern CT State, University of New Haven, and Yale University. In addition to my responsibilities as Head Baseball Coach, I am in charge of Athletic Facilities and Operations for the department. Like many Division III Head Coaches, I wear many hats within the department as it allows me to have my dream job of coaching college baseball. Continue reading CBD Journal with Brian Leighton (Albertus Magnus)

Is College Baseball in Minnesota on Life Support?

JohnAndersonMinnesotaThe Minnesota Vikings are currently in negotiations to build a new stadium to replace the aging Metrodome. Currently, during the winter months the Metrodome serves as the home of the University of Minnesota baseball program and many other smaller college and high schools. Continue reading Is College Baseball in Minnesota on Life Support?