FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE MONROE, La. – After guiding the ULM baseball team to its first NCAA regional appearance in 12 years, head coach Jeff Schexnaider has been rewarded with a three-year contract extension. The agreement, which will run through the 2015 season, is pending approval by the ULM Athletic Foundation Board of Trustees and […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE NEW ORLEANS – The Panthers of FIU and the Trojans of Troy have been tabbed as the preseason favorites to win the 2012 Sun Belt Conference baseball title in a vote of the league’s head coaches. FIU, which finished second overall in the standings in 2011, returns five starters to an […]
Here is your October 29th Fall Ball Update. UALR: Maroon 2 Silver 1 LITTLE ROCK – Junior Tyler Buckley pitched four scoreless innings to help the Maroon Team even UALR’s Fall World Series with a 2-1 victory over the Silver Team Wednesday afternoon at Gary Hogan Field. Sophomore Ryan Montgomery pitched a scoreless seventh inning […]
Here is your October 24th Fall Ball Update. Rhode Island: Keaney 3 Navy 2 Darkness forced the suspension of Game Two in the Keaney-Navy World Series on Friday evening, but when play resumed on Saturday, sophomore Joe Landi scored on redshirt junior Pat Fortunato’s single up the middle to give Keaney the 3-2 win, as well as its fifth […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE MONROE, La. – ULM baseball head coach Jeff Schexnaider announced Monday the hiring of Justin Hill and Jim Rushworth as assistant coaches on the Warhawks staff. Hill will assume the role of pitching coach while Rushworth will be ULM’s volunteer assistant coach. Both hires are pending final approval by the University […]
The biggest news last week was that the NCAA Baseball Committee has recommended changing the way the RPI is calculated for the 2013 season. The revised RPI formula will value each road victory as 1.3 instead of 1.0. Each home win will be valued at 0.7 instead of 1.0. Conversely, each home loss will count […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE NEW ORLEANS – Following one of the most successful seasons in Sun Belt Conference baseball history the SBC baseball coaches decided to implement a new tournament format for the upcoming 2011 SBC Baseball Championship. The new round-robin format, which is similar in scope to the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament, will feature […]
Shelby Esters Aulds and Kendall Scott Thamm both members of the University of Louisiana-Monroe baseball team have been booked on aggrevated rape charges according to a report from KTBS.com. The players have been released from on $15,000 bond and been suspended from the team while the case is being investigated.