EDINBURG – The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Wednesday that baseball head coach Manny Mantrana, who just completed his ninth season, is stepping down to become the Special Assistant to the Athletic Director.
DALLAS (NCBWA) – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association released its National Player of the Week awards for the period ending Feb. 26. Mississippi State junior outfielder Brent Rooker was named National Hitter of the Week, while Sacramento State senior right-handed pitcher Justin Dillon was named National Pitcher of the Week. The NCBWA Board reviews candidates from each Division I Conference each week and names winners […]
The San Francisco Dons and the Northern Colorado Bears faced off in each team’s opening game of the season. The game would be marred with rain as they were only able to get in only six innings as Northern Colorado leads the Dons 5-4. The game was suspended and continued on Saturday with San Francisco […]
DENVER – Seattle U is the preseason favorite to win the 2017 Western Athletic Conference baseball title and Redhawks’ pitcher Nick Meservey and Grand Canyon outfielder Garrison Schwartz were selected WAC Preseason Pitcher and Player of the Year respectively in a vote of the league’s nine head coaches, who could not vote for their own […]
RIVERSIDE, Calif. — California Baptist University has accepted an invitation to join the Western Athletic Conference, paving the way for a multi-year transition to NCAA Division I status, CBU and WAC officials announced today. CBU and WAC officials held a joint news conference and released statements expressing enthusiasm about the move that was approved at […]
LAS CRUCES, N.M. – New Mexico State baseball head coach Brian Green looks to challenge his team this spring as he unveiled the 2017 schedule Tuesday afternoon. The 2017 slate for NM State baseball features 52 regular-season games against eight teams that went on to play in last year’s NCAA Tournament as well as three […]
BAKERSFIELD, Calif.- CSU Bakersfield Athletics has announced that Bob Macaluso has been relieved of his head coaching duties for Roadrunner baseball effective immediately. “The University felt that it was in the best interest of the baseball program and our student-athletes to move in a different direction,” said Director of Athletics Kenneth “Ziggy” Siegfried. “We want […]
BAKERSFIELD, Calif.—An 11-game home stand to start the season highlights the 2017 baseball schedule that was announced recently by CSU Bakersfield head coach Bob Macaluso. The campaign begins Feb. 17 when the Roadrunners host a three-game series against defending Pac-12 champion Utah. The first midweek game of the year occurs Feb. 21 when UC Santa Barbara […]