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2013 Posters: Alabama-Huntsville Chargers

UAHChargersAs we continue 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 Alabama-Huntsville Chargers. They are coming off a season which saw them go 33-24 overall last year and 15-9 in the Gulf South Conference making their first regional appearance since 2004. You can check out the poster below. Future posters can be sent to me by clicking here. Continue reading

Former Arkansas Tech Ryan White Passes Away

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. – The Gulf South Conference lost a member of its baseball alumni Monday afternoon when former Arkansas Tech first baseman and Ouachita Baptist assistant coach Ryan White sadly lost his life in a single car accident near Hernando, Miss. He was 27 years old.

According to DeSoto County (Miss.) Coroner Jeff Pounders, White was traveling northbound on I-55 when his Nissan sport-utility vehicle left the east side of the road and rolled into the trees. He was ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced dead on the scene. The son of Tommy and Jan White, Ryan lived in a familiar place for GSC fans, Southaven, Miss. The Conference hosts its basketball and softball tournaments in the city and the GSC Baseball Tournament is in Millington, Tenn., just 30 miles northeast

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Gulf South Conference Preseason Poll

DSU and VSU are picked to win the West and East Divisions, respectively.

DSU and VSU are picked to win the West and East Divisions, respectively.

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

The Ouachita Baptist University baseball team was picked by the Gulf South Conference West Division coaches to finish third in the preseason poll Tuesday.

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Makonnen tabbed GSC West Division Co-Player of the Year

FROM PRESS RELEASE

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Ouachita Baptist senior first baseman Destan Makonnen was named Co-Gulf South Conference West Division Player of the Year Thursday.

Makonnen earns just the second major Gulf South Conference award in Ouachita Baptist baseball history, but is the second straight Tiger named GSC West Player of the Year as Jeremy Haworth took that award last season.

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Ouachita Baptist rolls past Harding 7-1

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FROM PRESS RELEASE

ARKADELPHIA – The 12th-ranked Ouachita Baptist baseball team halted a four-game conference skid Saturday afternoon with a 7-1 Gulf South Conference West Division win over Harding at Rab Rodgers Field.

Harding (15-14 overall, 2-4 GSC West) jumped out to a 1-0 off Tigers starter Chase Baran, but that was all they would get off the southpaw. Baran, who improved to 5-1, pitched seven innings, surrendered just one run on four hits with four walks and eight strikeouts. Sean O’Rourke worked two innings of relief with a strikeout.

Although the Bisons scored the first run, Ouachita Baptist (25-7, 2-4) exploded for four runs in the bottom half of the inning to give Baran plenty of run support.

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Ouachita Baptist drop pair to Harding

FROM PRESS RELEASE

ARKADELPHIA – The road to winning a Gulf South Conference West Division title just got longer for the 12th-ranked Ouachita Baptist baseball team as the Tigers were swept by Harding, 3-2 and 6-3 Friday afternoon at Rab Rodgers Field.

In the opener, Steve Smith pitched six innings of one-hit baseball and came away with a no decision. He gave up two runs (both unearned) on one hit with two walks and five strikeouts. Jerry Helferich (3-3) took the loss, working 1 1/3 innings by giving up one run. Patrick Lemmond pitched the final 1 2/3 innings of relief, surrendering a pair of hits with a walk and two strikeouts.
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