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Miami (FL) Baseball Conditioning Coach Involved in PED’s Scandal

MiamiDisappoinmentSmallA scathing report about a major Performance Enhancement Drug investigation in the state of Florida came out on Tuesday from The Miami NewTimes which includes many connections to the University of Miami baseball program. This isn’t the first time that the Hurricanes baseball program has had issues with performance enhancement drugs as Frankie Ratcliff was arrested in the fall 2009 for having 101 grams of marijuana and 19 vials of HGH on him. (LINK)

In the report, Miami (FL) Strength and Conditioning Coach Jimmy Goins is implicated in the scandal. Goins has been serving as a strength and conditioning coach for the Miami baseball and track and field teams for the last nine years. Continue reading Miami (FL) Baseball Conditioning Coach Involved in PED’s Scandal

2013 Preseason ACC Coaches Poll

ACCLogoGREENSBORO, N.C. – NC State has been selected as the 2013 Atlantic Coast Conference baseball preseason favorite in a vote of the league’s 12 head coaches.

The Wolfpack was named by six coaches as this year’s ACC team to beat, while North Carolina received four votes, and Florida State and Virginia one each. Continue reading 2013 Preseason ACC Coaches Poll

Legendary Miami (FL) coach Ron Fraser Passes Away

RonFraserMiamiLegendary Miami (FL) Hurricanes head baseball coach Ron Fraser passed away on Sunday at the age of 79 after battling Alzheimer’s disease the last few years. Fraser led the Canes to two national titles in 1982 and 1985 while bringing the school to 12 College World Series appearances in 30 seasons. He changed the way College Baseball was dealt with across the country. You can check out all the tributes from across the country below. Continue reading Legendary Miami (FL) coach Ron Fraser Passes Away

Poster of the Day: Miami Hurricanes

MiamiBaseballStadium_thumb.jpgAs we start 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 Miami Hurricanes who are coming off a 36-23 overall campaign and 16-14 mark in ACC play. You can check out the poster below.  Future posters can be sent to me by clicking here.   Continue reading Poster of the Day: Miami Hurricanes

Miami (FL) releases 2013 Schedule

CORAL GABLES, Fla. – On the day his team officially begins its 2012-13 campaign with the opening of fall practice, University of Miami head baseball coach Jim Morris released the team’s 2013 schedule Tuesday.

Miami’s 56-game regular season campaign, which includes 37 games inside Alex Rodriguez Park at Mark Light Field, features 10 weekend series’ against Atlantic Coast Conference competition. Continue reading Miami (FL) releases 2013 Schedule

2012 NCAA Regionals Preview: Coral Gables

Coral Gables as a host site comes as a surprise to most, if not all of college baseball. The final host spot came down to a few SEC teams and an ACC team in Miami, and the selection committee opted to have a 3rd regional in the state of Florida, with Miami joining Florida State and Florida as host sites. The Coral Gables regional features two teams from Florida, one from New York, and one from Missouri. Joining the University of Miami (FL), are the Knights of Central Florida from Orlando, the Bears of Missouri State, and the American East Champion Seawolves of Stony Brook. It’s been deemed one of the toughest regionals of all 16 host sites, and action of the double-elimination tournament gets under at 2 PM ET on Friday when the #2 seeded UCF Knights face off vs. #3 seed Missouri state. First seeded Miami will then battle the four seed Stony Brook at 7 PM. The winner of the Coral Gables Regional will match up with the winner of the Baton Rouge (LSU) regional. Continue reading 2012 NCAA Regionals Preview: Coral Gables

2012 ACC Tournament Preview

The ACC Tournament kicks off on Wednesday morning when Florida State takes on Georgia Tech at 11am. The rest of the matchups on Wednesday are NC State vs Miami and North Carolina vs Wake Forest. Continue reading 2012 ACC Tournament Preview