We continue the countdown today with number 46, UNC outfielder Skye Bolt. In his freshman campaign with the Tar heels, Bolt impressed the coaches with his switch-hitting ability and raw power from both sides of the plate. The 6’2 rookie show great athleticism in the field, equipped with a strong and accurate arm. Bolt played […]
2013 Team USA
We continue the countdown today with number 63, Indiana third baseman Sam Travis. In his sophomore campaign with the Hoosiers, Travis started all 65 games in a tough Big Ten schedule. During the 2013 season the 6’0” infielder batted an impressive .316 and ranked second in the Big Ten with 22 doubles, 57 RBI, 10 […]
Ole Miss head coach Mike Bianco served as an assistant coach with the 2013 USA Collegiate National Team which went 20-3 including a five game sweep over Cuba.
South Carolina catcher Grayson Greiner returns home after a 43-day stint playing for Team USA this summer. Greiner, a junior for the Gamecocks, was one of the 23 players from across the country who were chosen to play for the summer team, and says that he feels like his experience with Team USA left a […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE DURHAM, N.C. – The USA Baseball Collegiate National Team completed an historic five-game sweep of Cuba with a 5-3 win on Tuesday night at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park. The victory closes a successful tour for the CNT as it finished with an overall mark of 20-3.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE OMAHA, Neb. – Four USA Baseball Collegiate National Team pitchers combined to hold Cuba to four hits and didn’t allow a runner past first base en route to a 1-0 victory Saturday night. Michael Conforto drove in the game’s lone run in the fourth.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE OMAHA, Neb. – In yet another tightly contested game, the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team took a 2-0 series lead with a 3-2 10th inning win over Cuba Friday night. Indiana’s Kyle Schwarber drove in the eventual game-winner with a sacrifice fly.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE DES MOINES, Iowa – Cal State Fullerton’s Matt Chapman’s two-out single in the 11th inning gave the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team a 2-1 victory over Cuba in game one of the Friendship Series.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE GENEVA, Ill. – Oregon State’s Michael Conforto went 2-for-5 with a pair of home runs and five RBIs to help the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team to a 16-2 victory over the Metro Collegiate Baseball League of Illinois All-Stars Tuesday afternoon. Seven team members drove in a run in the game.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE GENEVA, Ill. – The USA Baseball Collegiate National Team pounded out eight extra base hits and the pitching staff retired the final 16 batters of the game en route to a 12-3 victory Monday over the Crystal Lake Cardinals. Seven batters tallied at least two hits in the rout.