Conrad Wozniak showed why he was named the 2015 America East Pitcher of the Year as he went seven strong innings scattering six hits while allowing only one run as the Retrievers picked up their first America East tournament victory in school history with a 9-5 win over Maine. Continue reading America East Game 2: UMBC 9 Maine 5
ORONO, Maine — Games at Clemson and the University of Florida highlight the 2015 University of Maine baseball scheduled, released on Thursday, Oct. 30. A competitive non-conference slate lead the Black Bears into the America East Conference schedule.
“We are really excited about the 2015 schedule,” said Maine head coach Steve Trimper. “We will be challenged right away against some of the top programs in the country. I feel that the competitive early schedule will really get us well prepared for America East play. We are very excited about this young talented team and we are anxious to see them tested against top competition.” Continue reading Maine releases 2015 Schedule
On Saturday evening, longtime Maine baseball coach John Winkin passed away at the age of 94. Steve Solloway of The Portland Press Herald has a remembrance of him and his outstanding career with the Black Bears and other collegiate programs. Continue reading Longtime Maine Coach John Winkin Remembered
This was my second straight year making the trek to Lowell, Massachusetts to take in the America East Tournament. Here are some of my thoughts about the tournament and other things. Continue reading Reflection on the 2014 America East Tournament
Shaun McGraw went 2-4 with a homer and 2 RBI as he helped lead the Binghamton Bearcats to a 6-3 victory over Maine in Game 3 of the America East Tournament.
The Maine Black Bears came out in the first inning with two runs scored on a Scott Heath RBI triple and a Troy Black single to center. Continue reading Binghamton’s McGraw leads Bearcats to 6-3 win
Anthony Italiano ripped a line drive down the left field line that brought home Casey Baker from second to give the Seawolves the early 2-1 win and helped lead them to a 4-1 victory.
The game lived up to the fanfare as Stony Brook’s Frankie Vanderka and Tommy Lawrence dueled throughout the game. Vanderka gave up only one run on eight hits while pitching the complete game. Lawrence gave up four runs (three earned) on nine hits while pitching eight innings. Continue reading Italiano’s double leads Stony Brook to 4-1 win over Maine
Jared Hager of the America East Conference and myself recorded a Google Hangout to discuss the upcoming 2014 season. You can check out the full video below.
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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — For the first time in America East baseball history, two teams were selected as co-preseason favorites as Binghamton University and Stony Brook University tied atop the 2014 preseason coaches’ poll. Both teams received three first-place votes and 31 points in a vote of the league’s head coaches, who were not allowed to vote for their own team. Continue reading 2014 America East Preseason Coaches Poll
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ORONO, Maine– Series with the University of Miami and Clemson University highlight a competitive non-conference University of Maine baseball schedule, released recently. Following the series with Clemson, Maine plays 15 games in Florida before returning north for the always challenging America East Conference slate.
“The 2014 schedule is set up for us to be challenged early physically and mentally to prepare us for our America East conference games as we come back to the northeast,” said Maine head coach Steve Trimper. Continue reading Maine releases 2014 Schedule
College Baseball Daily kicks off 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.
The first player on the list checking in at number 100 is Maine infielder Alex Calbick. The Burnaby, British Columbia native attended Burnaby Secondary school where he hit.390 as a senior with one home run and 38 RBI and as a junior, batted .333 with a home run and 29 RBI while being a member of the Canadian Junior National Team. Continue reading 2014 Top 100 Players Countdown: 100. Alex Calbick (Maine)