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2014 Top 100 Countdown: 93. Blake Drake (Concordia, Ore.)

BlakeDrakeCollege Baseball Daily continues our countdown to the start of the 2014 College Baseball season by checking in on the top 100 players in the country. We will be providing one player per day until we reach number 1.

We continue the list today at number 93 with Concordia (Ore.) outfielder Blake Drake. During the Cavaliers 2013 season, Drake batted .367 overall and .360 in conference play. He also stole 20 bases good for a fourth place finish in the Cascade Collegiate Conference. Continue reading

Foley’s Friday Thoughts

MarioHollandsUCSB Here are my thoughts about the day of College Baseball action around the nation on Friday.

The Virginia Cavaliers showed some grit tonight by going into Dick Howser Stadium and shutting out the Florida State Seminoles by a score of 5-0. The Seminoles before tonight’s game were averaging over 11 runs per game but they couldn’t get anything going tonight against Virginia’s Danny Hultzen. He went six innings allowing only two hits as he improved his record to 3-1 on the year.

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2009 ASC Baseball All-Division Teams, Awards Announced

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RICHARDSON, Texas –– The University of Texas at Dallas senior third baseman Cody Ross and Sul Ross State University junior shortstop Javier Arrieta earned player of the year honors, while University of Texas at Tyler senior right-hander Brett Holland, Hardin-Simmons University senior right-hander Kyle Barton and Concordia Texas University junior right-hander Michael Johnson earned pitcher of the year accolades to highlight the 2009 American Southwest Conference baseball awards, following a division-only vote by head coaches, the conference office announced on Wednesday (May 6).
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Mike Gardner Steps Down as Concordia University Texas Baseball Coach

Mike Garnder holds the career-wins record at Concordia Texas with 241.

Mike Garnder holds the career-wins record at Concordia Texas with 241.

AUSTIN, Texas — After 10 successful seasons with the Concordia University Texas baseball program, all-time wins leader Mike Gardner will transition from coaching to accept a full-time teaching position with the Kinesiology Department at Concordia. Gardner will begin his new position as an Assistant Professor of Kinesiology on July 1, 2009.
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American Southwest Conference Baseball Players of the Week

Mississippi College junior right-hander Tyler Seaman

Mississippi College junior right-hander Tyler Seaman

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

EAST DIVISION

CO-HITTERS OF THE WEEK

Chris Biguenet, 2B, Sr., Texas-Dallas

Texas-Dallas senior second baseman Chris Biguenet (Plano,TX / Plano Senior HS) homered in four straight games – all wins – and drove in a combined 10 runs against Texas Wesleyan and East Division opponent LeTourneau. Biguenet, who batted 8-for-18 on the week and scored five times, drove in at least two runs in each game.
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Mike Gardner Becomes All-Time Wins Leader at Concordia University Texas

Head Coach Mike Gardner sets Career Wins Mark

Head Coach Mike Gardner sets Career Wins Mark

AUSTIN, Texas – The Concordia University Texas baseball team picked up a 4-2 win over Southwestern University today to improve to 16-15 on the season. Tornados head coach Mike Gardner picked up his 235th career win at CTX to become the all-time wins leader in school history. Before the game Gardner was tied with former Tornados head coach Jack Faszholz (1979-1990) for the most career wins. He also reaches the career feat faster, doing so in only ten seasons.
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American Southwest Conference Players of the Week

Texas-Dallas senior outfielder Jared Smith. (Photo courtesy Douglas Fejer, http://www.douglasfejer.com/UTD/index.html)

Texas-Dallas senior outfielder Jared Smith. (Photo courtesy Douglas Fejer)

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

EAST DIVISION

HITTER OF THE WEEK

Jared Smith, OF, Sr., Texas-Dallas

Texas-Dallas senior outfielder Jared Smith (New Caney, TX / Tyler JC) went 7-for-15 with three home runs, two doubles and 12 RBIs over four games. Smith also scored six runs, walked three times and stole two bases. One of his homers was a grand slam in an East Division win over Mississippi College. Continue reading

ASC BASEBALL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

EAST DIVISION

HITTERS OF THE WEEK

David Roux, OF, Sr., Louisiana College

Louisiana College senior outfielder David Roux ( Denham Springs, LA / DSHS) went 11-for-21 with five home runs and 11 RBIs over five games. Roux added three doubles and scored 10 times. In a three-game series with Schreiner, Roux blasted four home runs.
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American Southwest Conference Hitters and Pitchers of the Week

Senior Lex Wolfe-UT-Tyler- Picture provided by Donald J Boyles

Senior Lex Wolfe-UT-Tyler- Picture provided by Donald J Boyles

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

Senior Lex Wolfe (Lakewood, N.J.) was named as the first American Southwest Conference East Division Pitcher of the Week of the 2009 season by the conference office on Monday.

Wolfe went seven innings in Saturday’s 10-3 win over Trinity, allowing no runs, just four hits and striking out nine batters in the process.
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