Category Archives: Southern Conference

2014 CBD Journal with Appalachian State’s Ty Zupcic (November 12th)

zupcicjournalHello College Baseball Fans,

A few weeks ago we held our annual Black vs. Gold World Series here at Appalachian that marked the end to our fall season. The Black team made a statement with a 3-0 sweep of the Gold team, led by World Series MVP, sophomore shortstop Dillon Dobson. You baseball fans are going to want to remember that name because you are going to be hearing it for a long time. Continue reading

Appalachian State releases 2014 Schedule

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AppStateBOONE, N.C. — Appalachian State University baseball head coach Billy Jones announced his team’s 2014 schedule on Monday. The 56-game regular-season slate is perhaps the most ambitious in program history with 15 games against teams that advanced to postseason play last season (including two College World Series participants) and 17 of the 29 non-conference contests featuring opponents from the Atlantic Coast Conference, Southeastern Conference and Big Ten. Continue reading

2014 CBD Journal with Appalachian State’s Ty Zupcic (Oct. 3rd)

zupcicjournalHello college baseball fans. Let me start my first blog by giving you a little background information on myself. My name is Ty Zupcic, and I am a redshirt senior outfielder on the Appalachian State University baseball team. Yes, the school that beat Michigan a few years back on the football field. I am majoring in journalism with a minor in leadership studies and plan on graduating next spring. Baseball has been a part of my life ever since I was born. I was fortunate enough to grow up with my father, Bob Zupcic, playing Major League Baseball player for the Boston Red Sox in the early 1990s. Continue reading

2014 Top 100 Players Countdown: 99. Max Povse (UNC Greensboro)

MaxPovseUNCGCollege 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 99 with UNC Greensboro junior RHP Max Povse from Green Hope High School and Cary, North Carolina. He was a four varsity letterwinner at Green Hope High School and was drafted in the 42nd round selection by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 2011 MLB First-Year Player Draft where he won all-conference honors as a senior. He set a new school record by striking out 18 batters in just eight innings against Middle Creek. Continue reading

Georgia Southern releases 2014 Schedule

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GASouthernFeaturedSTATESBORO, Ga. – Georgia Southern Athletics today announced the baseball schedule for the 2014 season.

Head Coach Rodney Hennon is prepared to lead his team into their final Southern Conference season before moving to the Sun Belt Conference in 2015. The Eagles open on the road for the first time since 2007 at Georgia before returning home to face Georgia Tech on Wednesday, Feb. 19 at 6 p.m. Continue reading

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2013 Charlottesville NCAA Regional Day 3 Recap

ElonPhoenix_thumb.jpgElon 6 UNC-Wilmington 4

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — A three-run rally in the bottom of the eighth inning erased a 4-3 deficit as the Elon Phoenix eliminated the UNC Wilmington Seahawks from the Charlotteville Regional by a 6-4 score on Sunday afternoon.

The win lifted the maroon and gold to Sunday’s regional final against sixth-ranked Virginia. Elon will need to defeat Virginia on Sunday and again on Monday to advance to the Super Regionals. Continue reading

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2013 Charlottesville NCAA Regional Day 2 Recap

MattCampbellJordanRamseyUNCWUNC-Wilmington 9 Army 5

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia – Corey Dick and Matt Keeler collected three hits apiece and UNCW ended the game with a triple play as the Seahawks eliminated Army with a 9-5 win on Saturday at the NCAA Charlottesville Regional at Davenport Field.

The Seahawks advanced to Sunday and will face Elon at 1 p.m. Continue reading

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2013 Charlottesville NCAA Regional Day 1 Recap

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – No. 6 overall seed Virginia opened the 2013 NCAA Baseball Championship with a 2-1 win over Army on Friday (May 31) in the Charlottesville Regional before 3,826 fans at Davenport Field.

The Cavaliers (48-10) play the winner of tonight’s UNC Wilmington (37-21) and Elon (32-28) contest on Sat., June 1 at 6 p.m. Army (29-22) plays the loser of UNCW and Elon tomorrow at 1 p.m. Continue reading