Tag Archives: Atlantic Sun


CBD Column: Northern Kentucky kicks off Division 1 Play

NKULogoOver a decade ago, Todd Asalon and Northern Kentucky University had an idea of where their athletics program wanted to be, but it wasn’t until later that the idea came to fruition.

This past weekend, the Northern Kentucky baseball team competed in its first games at the Division I level. But, Friday night’s opener at Lamar wasn’t just the beginning – it was a reward years’ worth of work. Continue reading


FGCU Brady Anderson to miss 2013 Season

FGCUPhoto.jpgFlorida Gulf Coast projected starting center fielder and closer Brady Anderson will miss the 2013 college baseball season with a torn ACL and meniscus according to a report in the Naples Daily News. Anderson hit .248 in 31 games while driving in 14 runs last season. On the mound, Anderson pitched in 20 games including three starts going 1-7 including four saves and having a 4.08 ERA. Continue reading


2013 Atlantic Sun Preseason Coaches Poll

atlanticsunlogo.jpgMACON, Ga. – For the second time in the past three seasons, FGCU and Mercer shared the top spot in the Atlantic Sun Baseball Preseason Coaches Poll. The two teams previously tied in the 2011 poll. The Eagles and Bears both compiled 81 points in the poll with Mercer earning three first-place votes and FGCU receiving two first-place nods. Continue reading


Poster of the Day: North Florida

Harmon_StadiumAs we start counting down to the first pitch of the 2013 season, we are running some of the best posters from schools across the country. The team we feature today is the North Florida Ospreys. They are coming off a season which saw them go 31-24 while going 12-15 in Atlantic Sun play. You can check out the poster below. Future posters can be sent to me by clicking here. Continue reading

(Courtesy of Stetson Media Relations)

Stetson releases 2013 Schedule


The Stetson baseball team will be loaded with new faces for the 2013 season, but the schedule the Hatters will face in coach Pete Dunn’s 34th season will be as challenging as ever.

The 22 opponents on the Hatters’ schedule for the spring come from 11 conferences and, as a group, averaged 30 victories during the 2012 season. But, most importantly for a young Stetson team, 38 of the 56 games on the schedule will be played in DeLand at Melching Field. Continue reading

(Courtesy of Stetson Media Relations)

Brian Pruitt named Assistant Coach at Stetson


(Courtesy of Stetson Media Relations)

The road has already gone full circle for Brian Pruitt in his short career as a college baseball coach.

The former Hatters player completed his journey back to the beginning this week when he was named as the new volunteer assistant coach for the Stetson baseball program by head coach Pete Dunn. Continue reading


Breaking down the CCBL All-Stars using Sabermetrics

Beyond the Box Score, a SB Nation blog, has broken down the CCBL All-Stars using Sabermetrics. Glenn DuPaul was able to calculate weighted on base average and OPS+ but was not able to calculate in park adjustments. He was also able to figure out Fielding Independent Pitching (FIP) and KWERA for the pitchers.  Continue reading