Here are all the Conference Players of the Week from around the country. We have listed every conference that have put out a press release on Monday. If I missed a conference release, feel free to leave a comment.
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE ST. LOUIS – Illinois State, which returns a dominating young pitching staff and solid depth from last year’s State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Tournament championship squad, has been tabbed as the league favorite in the annual coaches’ preseason poll, receiving four of eight first-place votes. The Redbirds tallied 58 points and […]
FROM NCBWA RELEASE IRVINE, Calif. – Loaded with several standouts from the 2010 NCAA World Series, the 11th annual Pro-Line Athletic National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association preseason All-America team is one of the most impressive groups in the two decades of selections. Returning Dick Howser Trophy winner 3B Anthony Rendon of Rice leads a team […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE CARBONDALE, Ill. – Southern Illinois associate head baseball coach Ken Henderson was named the interim head coach for the 2011 season, Director of Athletics Mario Moccia announced Tuesday. Henderson, 50, succeeds his longtime friend Dan Callahan, who passed away on Nov. 15. For Henderson, the 2011 season marks his 21st year […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE WICHITA, Kan. – The 2011 Wichita State baseball schedule features 17 games against 2010 NCAA Tournament teams along with 32 home games, head coach Gene Stephenson announced Nov. 30. “Once again, we have a very tough schedule,” Stephenson said. “We play a lot of games away from Eck Stadium early on […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE CARBONDALE, Ill. – Southern Illinois University head baseball coach Dan Callahan died Monday at his home in Carterville, Ill. Callahan, 52, lost a courageous battle with neurotropic melanoma, a rare form of skin cancer. He is survived by his wife, Stacy, daughters, Alexa (19) and Carly (14), and parents Ann and […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE WICHITA, Kan. – Wichita State baseball student-athlete Mitch Caster was killed in a car accident early Monday morning in Iowa. He was driving home to Wichita from playing summer baseball in Rochester, Minn. "We are all deeply saddened over the tragic loss of Mitch Caster," said head coach Gene Stephenson. "Our […]
The LSU pitching staff has been hammered with injuries, transfers, and players signing with MLB teams. The Tigers have lost three pitchers to Tommy John surgery this summer with Jordan Rittiner and Joey Bourgeois will miss next season after undergoing Tommy John surgery this summer. There is an outside chance Left-hander Chris Garrett will be […]