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Boston College participates Red Bandanna Run

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CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. – The Boston College baseball team took part in the seventh annual Welles Remy Crowther Red Bandanna Run on October 15 to support the Welles Remy Crowther Charitable Trust.

The baseball, softball and fencing teams competed and volunteered in the race while the field hockey and women’s lacrosse teams offered their services as well. Continue reading

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UCF gives back to Orlando Little Leaguers

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ORLANDO, Fla. (UCFAthletics.com) – It has been a busy fall for the UCF baseball team on and off the diamond. With the start of fall baseball last week, the Knights have been improving on their fundamentals while also helping little leaguers around the Orlando area the past three weekends with theirs as well. Continue reading

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Texas Tech Participates in Race For The Cure

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LUBBOCK, Texas – The Texas Tech baseball program was among over 8,000 participants at the 2011 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure on Saturday morning at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center.

Texas Tech head coach Dan Spencer and his son, Wade, participated in the 5K race while the team lined the streets and encouraged all of runners in the race and helped navigate the course. Continue reading

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Virginia Tech baseball continues its “19 Ways”

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BLACKSBURG, Va. – Virginia Tech baseball will continue its “19 Ways” initiative, which was a challenge for the baseball team to find 19 ways to make a difference. The program, which was introduced last year by head coach Pete Hughes and who wears No. 19 for the Hokies, is a chance for the players to get involved and give back to the community. Continue reading

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Cincinnati Welcomes Alex Massengill To Bearcat Family

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CINCINNATI – The University of Cincinnati baseball team has adopted 10-year-old cancer survivor Alexander Massengill as an honorary teammate through The Friends of Jaclyn Foundation, head coach Brian Cleary announced Wednesday.

“We’re glad to have Alex as a part of the team,” said Cleary. “I expect his involvement will be a great benefit to our players.” Continue reading

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URI Participates in Southern New England Autism Walk

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KINGSTON, R.I. – On Sunday, Sept. 18, the Rhode Island baseball team took part in the 2011 Southern New England Walk Now for Autism Speaks event, held at Colt State Park in Bristol, R.I. It marked the fifth consecutive year that the Rams participated in the walk.

“The opportunity to participate in an event such as the Autism Walk is truly and uplifting experience,” said Rhody baseball senior Ty Muller. “Its great to get the guys together and do something like this off the field – something that helps make a difference in others’ lives.” Continue reading

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Missouri and Iowa to face off for Joplin Little League

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COLUMBIA, Mo. – The Mizzou baseball program has teamed with the Daniel Boone & Diamond Council Little Leagues, BC Baseball and The Callaway Bank to host the University of Iowa in pair of fall exhibition games that will benefit the Joplin Little League program in its efforts to rebuild the program following the devastating tornado that hit the area back in May. The games will be played on Oct. 8-9 at Taylor Stadium and tickets are just $5 with all proceeds going directly to the City of Joplin Little League program. Continue reading

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FAU Baseball Comes Together to Support Palm Beach Teen’s Cancer Battle

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Boca Raton, FL – Teamwork was on full display for the Florida Atlantic University baseball team as coaches, players and support staff shaved their heads in support of a local teen’s battle with cancer. The event hit home more considering the teen was a brother of one of the players. Continue reading

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Texas A&M Holds Sixth Annual Paint-a-Thon

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BRYAN, Texas -The Texas A&M baseball team gave back to the community Saturday morning by participating in its sixth annual Paint-a-Thon at the home of Jimmy and Jessica Meng on 25th Street in Bryan, Texas.

The Aggies painted and did minor repairs on the exterior of the house as well as created a flower bed in the front yard. Continue reading