SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Rusty Filter, the longtime associate head coach at Stanford under the legendary Mark Marquess, has been hired as Santa Clara’s baseball coach. Filter spent the last eight years at Stanford where he was among the top pitching coaches in the nation.
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CINCINNATI – After a decorated playing career and four years as an assistant on the Xavier baseball staff, Billy O’Conner was named the program’s seventh head coach on Tuesday. “Billy is the full package when it comes to his playing, coaching and recruiting experience,” said Xavier Director of Athletics Greg Christopher. “His passion for Xavier, […]
NORMAN — University of Oklahoma Vice President and Athletics Director Joe Castiglione announced today that Skip Johnson has been named the 10th head coach of the OU baseball program. Johnson served as the Sooners’ pitching coach last season after a 25-year coaching career in the state of Texas, including the most recent 10 years as […]
STANFORD, Calif. – David Esquer ’87 was named Stanford’s Clarke and Elizabeth Nelson Director of Baseball, as announced by Jaquish & Kenniger Director of Athletics Bernard Muir on Friday. Esquer will be the 21st head coach in program history, succeeding Mark Marquess, who retired after 41 years at the helm of the Cardinal. Esquer played under Marquess on Stanford’s 1987 […]
EDINBURG – The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Saturday that Derek Matlock, who spent the last five years as the recruiting coordinator and pitching coach at West Virginia and the 19 years prior coaching in Texas, is the new head coach of the UTRGV baseball team.
NORMAN — University of Oklahoma Vice President and Athletics Director Joe Castiglione announced Monday that head baseball coach Pete Hughes has resigned. Hughes coached the Sooners for four seasons and compiled a 128-107-1 (.544) record. His teams went a combined 44-51 (.463) in Big 12 Conference play, finishing as high as third place in 2015 […]
BLACKSBURG – Virginia Tech Director of Athletics Whit Babcock announced Friday that John Szefc (pronounced CHEF) has agreed to serve as head coach of the Virginia Tech baseball program. Szefc joins the Hokies after leading Maryland to three NCAA appearances and a 180-122 (.596) overall record as the Terrapins’ head coach. He owns a 392-259-3 […]