FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE WILMINGTON, N.C. – The Colonial Athletic Association has awarded its 2010 and 2011 baseball championships to UNC Wilmington, extending the school’s run of hosting the event to eight consecutive seasons and 10 times overall. The decision was made late last week during the league’s summer meeting in Hilton Head, S.C., and […]
The CAA starts tournament play in the final year of the six team format. The conference will cut the number of playoff teams to four next season, which is a shame given the parity this year. Entering the final weekend of play, only two teams had locked up spots, and five teams were battling for […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE CAA BASEBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Mike Rooney, UNC Wilmington Jr., SS, Cary, N.C./Cary Rooney batted .556 with six runs scored and five RBI in UNCW’s four games last week. In the Seahawks’ two victories at Old Dominion that clinched a CAA Tournament berth, the junior shortstop went 8-for-10 and scored […]
Here is your ACC Recap for May 12th. North Carolina 4 Charlotte 1 CHARLOTTE, N.C. – All-America Dustin Ackley was 2-for-3 with a two-run single in the fifth inning, and No. 4 North Carolina’s bullpen went seven strong innings to lead the Tar Heels to a 4-1 win over Charlotte Tuesday at Hayes Stadium.
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE CAA BASEBALL Co-PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Jake McAloose, Old Dominion Jr., 3B, Virginia Beach, Va./Princess Anne McAloose batted .778 (7-9) with two doubles, a triple and seven RBI in the final two games of the VCU series after missing the opener due to injury. In Sunday’s 28-9 victory over the Rams, […]
With two weekends left, the playoff picture hasn’t become any clearer in the Colonial. No. 27 George Mason clinched the top seed in the conference with a sweep of Northeastern last weekend. The Patriots, along with third place James Madison, are off this weekend. Here’s a glance at the other teams in action.
The CAA weekend series between Delaware and UNC-Wilmington has been cancelled due to fears of the Swine flu that has been reported on the Delaware campus and baseball program. According to a press release by the CAA, one of the Delaware players has fallen ill with the suspected Swine flu virus that has also cancelled […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE: CAA BASEBALL Co-PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Chris Henderson, George Mason Jr., C, Marlton, N.J./Cherokee Henderson batted .640 (16-25) with a homer, five doubles, six RBI and eight runs scored in Mason’s 4-1 week. The junior catcher hit .733 (11-15) in a three-game sweep of Hofstra, while driving in and scoring five. […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE CAA BASEBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Scott Krieger, George Mason Sr., OF, Towson, Md./Calvert Hall Krieger batted .692 (9-13) with a homer, two triples, five runs scored and seven RBI as George Mason won two of three at VCU last weekend. The senior outfielder had at least two hits and two […]
Georgia State (23-13, 6-3) at Northeastern (18-12, 5-4) This is an important series for the Huskies. The Panthers are probably the best CAA team NU has faced up to this point. Winning the weekend would be a huge boost going forward for Northeastern. Freshman lefty Andrew Leenhouts (0-1, 1.04) shined on the big stage at […]