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Wayne State Names Kelley Head Baseball Coach

Ryan Kelley was named head baseball coach at WSU.
Ryan Kelley was named head baseball coach at WSU.

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

Ryan Kelley has been named the ninth head coach in the 68-year history of the Wayne State University baseball program. The announcement was made today by WSU Director of Athletics Rob Fournier.

“I look forward to Ryan building on our successes in baseball,” noted Fournier. “The committee considered some outstanding candidates and there is no doubt that our program has risen in stature. In the end, Ryan’s familiarity with our system, his strong work habits and active role in building our program the last six years, was a significant factor. I look forward to working with him to move our baseball team into an elite echelon.”
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College Baseball News and Notes 09/26

Courtesy: ORU Media Relations  ORU senior first baseman Mike Notaro
Courtesy: ORU Media Relations ORU senior first baseman Mike Notaro

Golden Eagles Begin Fall Practice

The Oral Roberts University baseball team has begun fall practice in preparation for the 2009 season, where the Golden Eagles look to claim their 12th consecutive conference championship.

ORU’s fall practice runs through mid-October, with intrasquad scrimmages at J.L. Johnson Stadium held every Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The scrimmages are free and open to the public.
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College Baseball News and Notes 09/23

Jeff Schexnaide-Head Coach
Jeff Schexnaide-Head Coach

Cory Barton Hired as Assistant Baseball Coach at ULM

Cory Barton has been named assistant baseball coach at ULM, head coach Jeff Schexnaider announced on Tuesday. Barton’s hire is pending approval by the University of Louisiana System Board of Supervisors.

Barton joins the Warhawk staff after two seasons as an assistant coach at Memphis and a two-year playing career with the Tigers.
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Auburn adjusting to New Coaching Staff

John Pawlowski who is entering his first season in charge of the Auburn Tigers after nine successful seasons with the College of Charleston. He went 338-192-1 in his nine seasons in charge of the Cougars bringing them to the NCAA Tournament for the first three times in school history with a Super Regional appearance in 2006. Continue reading Auburn adjusting to New Coaching Staff

College Baseball News and Notes 09/15

Asst Coach- Jimmy Johnson- Siena College
Asst Coach- Jimmy Jackson- Siena College

Siena hires Jimmy Jackson as Assistant Coach

Jimmy Jackson has been hired as assistant baseball coach at Siena effective immediately, as announced today by head coach Tony Rossi. Jackson will work primarily with Siena’s catchers and outfielders.
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College Baseball News and Notes 09/14

South Carolina
South Carolina

South Carolina Baseball Fall Practice Begins at New Stadium

The South Carolina baseball team began fall practice Friday at its new stadium. Coach Ray Tanner, Athletics Director Eric Hyman and several players answered questions from the media beforehand. Check out the links below to see photos and a video report from the day.

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Villanova hires Jim Carone as Assistant Coach

Courtesy of Villanova
Courtesy of Villanova

The Villanova Wildcats hired Jim Carone as the new pitching coach. He comes to Villanova after spending the last two seasons with Rider. He brought Rider to the NCAA Tourney in 2008 where they participated in the NCAA Regional at Fullerton. Carone played for Monmouth during his collegiate days where he accumulated a record of 17-11 with a 3.67 ERA in 245 innings of work. Continue reading Villanova hires Jim Carone as Assistant Coach

Head Coach Sam Piraro Rounds Out Staff With Addition Of Brian Yocke

Head Coach Sam Piraro- San Jose State
Head Coac Sam Piraro- San Jose State

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

San Jose State University baseball head coach Sam Piraro has announced the addition of former Spartan outfield standout Brian Yocke as his volunteer assistant coach to round out his staff.

Yocke participated in the program for just one season in 2007, but made his mark with a unique story of perseverance. He was cut after one day of tryouts at the start of the 2006 fall season, but returned to the baseball offices the very next day to ask to be given a second chance. Piraro and his staff allowed Yocke to continue training with the team through the fall. He eventually successfully walked on to the squad and earned a roster spot for the 2007 spring campaign.
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Joe Sinicola Joins Siena Baseball Staff

Pitching Coach- Joe Sinicola
Pitching Coach- Joe Sinicola

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

Head coach Tony Rossi announced the hiring of Joe Sinicola as the baseball team’s new pitching coach and recruiting coordinator effective immediately. Sinicola graduated from Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Fla. where he played four seasons before serving as an assistant coach this past year.

Sinicola will be the primary assistant to Rossi, overseeing the development of the Saints’ pitching staff while handling a bulk of the program’s substantial recruiting responsibilities.

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College Baseball News and Notes 09/08

Head Coach Joe Jordano- Pittisburgh University
Head Coach Joe Jordano- Pittisburgh University

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

Former University of Memphis pitcher Brandon Rowan has joined the Pitt baseball coaching staff announced head coach Joe Jordano. Rowan, who most recently held the head coaching position at Crichton College in Memphis, Tenn., joins the Panthers’ staff as a volunteer assistant coach.

“I am very pleased to have a coach of Brandon Rowan’s character and experience join our staff,” said head coach Jordano.

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