Here is your Big West Recap for February 21st. The information comes from various press releases.
Game 1: Cal-Poly 10 Rice 3
Game 2: Cal-Poly 7 Rice 6
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – Sophomore first baseman J.J. Thompson’s double to the gap in right-center field knocked in the winning run with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning as Cal Poly completed a comeback from a 6-2 deficit and upset No. 3 Rice 7-6 Saturday night in Baggett Stadium.
Coach Larry Lee’s Mustangs (2-1) also won the first game of Saturday’s day-night doubleheader, 10-3, and captured the season-opening non-conference baseball series, two games to one. Continue reading Big West Recap for Feb. 21→
The Oregonian recently put out a blog entry on the 2009 Oregon Ducks. They talk about the Oregon Ducks expectations for the 2009 season where they will start practice today (Monday). Horton came over to Oregon after a successful run with the Cal-State Fullerton Titans. Continue reading Checking on Oregon Baseball→
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE
Fullerton, Calif. – February 1 marks the first day college baseball teams can practice and in front of more than 200 Cal State Fullerton faithful, the Titan baseball team began their 2009 season with an early-morning practice at Goodwin Field Sunday morning.
The Titans charged the field just after midnight in an attempt to become the first team to practice and the last team to play. THey started with stretching and throwing routines before an hour long 5-station batting practice session. At approximately 1:15 a.m., the first pitch fo the 8 and a half inning scrimmage began. Continue reading Fullerton starts Practice at Midnight→
Fullerotn, Calif. – After a whirlwind cross-county move to take over the tradition-rich Cal State Fullerton program, second-year Head Coach Dave Serrano is looking forward to getting back into the rhythm of a normal baseball season and the usual challenges of returning the Titans to Omaha.
“It seems more comfortable for me and my coaching staff along with the players,” said Serrano. “When I first got here there was a lot of turmoil surrounding the program because of Coach (George) Horton’s leaving for the University of Oregon and my leaving a program that had just gone to Omaha. Continue reading Cal State Fullerton 2009 Baseball Season Preview→
Receiving 78 points and seven first-place votes, Cal State Fullerton was tabbed as the favorite to win the 2009 Big West Conference crown, according to the Big West Conference preseason poll conducted by the league’s nine head coaches. The Titans have claimed at least a share of seven of the last 10 league titles and a conference-best 14 overall. UC Irvine was selected to finish second with 67 points and UC Santa Barbara was picked third after receiving 65 points and one first-place nod. Continue reading Big West Preseason Poll→
Indianapolis, IN – The NCAA Legislative Council voted today to approve a proposal to allow alumni contests to be played any time after the first permissible practice date of the championship season without penalty. The proposal now awaits the NCAA Board of Directors’ ratification that could happen as soon as this Saturday, and would put Proposal 2008-74 into effect immediately. Continue reading Alumni Game Still A Possibility for Cal State Fullerton Baseball→
Fullerton, Calif. – Cal State Fullerton baseball Head Coach Dave Serrano announced today that the Titans will celebrate the official start of the 2009 baseball season with and exciting and unique early-morning practice on Feb. 1 at Goodwin Field.