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2014 Hartford Scout Day Observations

Sean Newcomb (Photo by Steve McLaughlin, Hartford Athletic Communication)
Sean Newcomb (Photo by Steve McLaughlin, Hartford Athletic Communication)

The rain held out just long enough at Fiondella Field on Thursday, Sept. 8th for the Hawks to showcase their talent in front of Major League scouts. “It’s a great opportunity for our guys to get on the radar early”, said Head coach Justin Blood. After finishing 17-36 in the 2013 campaign, the Hawks look to up their game and get on a winning track. Continue reading

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2013 America East Preseason Coaches Poll

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AmericaEastLogoCAMBRIDGE, Mass.— After a historic run to the College World Series, reigning America East champion and back-to-back regular-season title holder Stony Brook University was picked first in the 2013 America East Preseason Coaches’ poll as determined by a vote by the league’s six head coaches who were not allowed the vote for their own teams. The conference office made the announcement on Wednesday. Continue reading

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2013 CBD Season Preview: America East Conference

AmericaEastLogoCollege Baseball Daily continues our series of conference previews today with the America East Conference. The Stony Brook Seawolves have dominated the conference the last two seasons making the College World Series last season after winning the Coral Gables Regional and the Baton Rouge Super Regional. You can check out the full preview below. Continue reading

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Jeff Calcaterra named Assistant Coach at Hartford

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Jeff Calcaterra has been named as Harvard’s top assistant baseball coach and recruiting coordinator by Bill Decker, the Joseph J. O’Donnell ’67 Head Coach for Harvard Baseball.

He most recently served as head coach at the University of Hartford from 2005 to 2011, winning 82 games. Prior to Hartford, Calcaterra spent 11 seasons as the full-time assistant coach at Indiana University. Continue reading

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NCBWA March 27 National Players of the Week

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MORGANTOWN, W.Va - The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA)  released its National Player of the Week awards for the period ending March 25, today. Baylor junior first baseman Max Muncy was named National Hitter of the Week, while Hartford freshman left-hander Sean Newcomb was named National Pitcher of the Week. The NCBWA Board reviews candidates from each Division I Conference each week and names winners each Tuesday throughout the season.

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2012 America East Preseason Coaches Poll

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass.— The 2011 America East Regular Season Champion Stony Brook University Seawolves top the 2012 Preseason Coaches’ Poll with a deep group of returners back for this season. University of Maine, the 2011 America East Tournament Champions, are close behind the Seawolves and second in the poll. Continue reading

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Blood looking to resurrect Hartford Hawks

Six wins last season? Six…

That is not a misprint, as the Hartford Hawks struggled through the 2011 campaign. Then head coach Jeff Calcaterra found himself out of a job as the season came to a close, and the Hawks set their sights on snagging a young coach with a promising future. Continue reading

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UConn’s Justin Blood set to take over Hartford Baseball

College Baseball Daily has learned that current UConn Assistant Coach Justin Blood is set to take over the Hartford University baseball program. Blood has been a key member of the UConn baseball program recent upswing including being involved in recruiting both George Springer and Matt Barnes.

We will add more to this story as more information becomes available.