AUBURN, Ala. — Butch Thompson has been named Auburn’s head baseball coach, Auburn Director of Athletics Jay Jacobs announced Thursday. Thompson, who spent three seasons as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator at Auburn from 2006-08, returns to the Plains after seven seasons at Mississippi State as both associate head coach and pitching coach. Widely […]
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BAKERSFIELD, Calif.—CSU Bakersfield Director of Athletics Kenneth “Ziggy” Siegfried announced the appointment of Bob Macaluso as the head baseball coach at CSU Bakersfield following a national search to fill the position on Aug. 31. Macaluso takes over from Bill Kernen who retired upon the conclusion of the 2015 season.
RICHMOND, Ky. – Edwin Thompson, who in the last five seasons has recruited and coached 11 All-Americans and 24 players who went on to play professional baseball, has been chosen as the new head baseball coach at Eastern Kentucky University. Thompson spent the last three seasons at Georgia State University. He served as the pitching […]
HARRISONBURG, Va. – Director of Athletics Jeff Bourne announced on Tuesday the appointment of Marlin Ikenberry as head coach of the James Madison baseball program, naming Ikenberry the sixth skipper in program history. “I am extremely excited to welcome Coach Ikenberry to JMU and our baseball program,” Bourne said. “Marlin brings a tremendous philosophy and […]
NEW ORLEANS, La. – The New Orleans Department of Athletics officially named Blake Dean as the university’s new head baseball coach, it was made official on Tuesday morning by Director of Athletics Derek Morel. Dean, who was named interim head coach following Ron Maestri’s retirement at the end of the 2015 season, has spent the […]
RENO, Nev. — University of Nevada Director of Athletics Doug Knuth announced Friday that T.J. Bruce has been named the head baseball coach at Nevada. Bruce spent the last five seasons as an assistant coach to Nevada alum John Savage at UCLA, where he helped the Bruins win the 2013 College World Series.
KINGSTON, R.I. – Rhode Island Director of Athletics Thorr Bjorn has announced that Raphael Cerrato will stay on as head coach of the Rhode Island baseball program, following his one-year stint as interim head coach. “I couldn’t be more excited about the job Coach Cerrato did over this past year,” Bjorn said. “He possesses all […]