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Murray State releases 2015 Schedule

MurrayState_thumb.jpgMurray State baseball coach Kevin Moulder announced the baseball schedule for the 2015 season.

The schedule consists of 56 games, with 28 home games being held at Reagan Field. The season opener is in Hattiesburg, Mississippi against Southern Miss on February 13, 2015. The home opener for the Racers will be held February 17 at 2 p.m. against Harris Stowe. Continue reading Murray State releases 2015 Schedule

Murray State’s Rob McDonald not returning

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Murray State Director of Athletics Allen Ward announced today that Rob McDonald will not return for his 12th season as Head Coach of the Murray State baseball team.

“This was a very difficult decision as I think the world of Rob and his family,” said Ward. “He’s a class act and I appreciate his service and dedication to the University”.

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2014 Ohio Valley Conference Preseason Coaches Poll

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OhioValleyConferenceBRENTWOOD, Tenn. — After winning the Ohio Valley Conference regular season championship a season ago and returning six positional starters this year Tennessee Tech has been tabbed the 2014 preseason favorite for the 11-team league in a vote of OVC head baseball coaches and sports information directors. In additional voting TTU senior first baseman Zach Stephens was named OVC Preseason Player of the Year for the second-consecutive season while Jacksonville State closer Travis Stout was tabbed OVC Preseason Pitcher of the Year. Continue reading 2014 Ohio Valley Conference Preseason Coaches Poll

2013 Ohio Valley Preseason Coaches Poll

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OhioValleyConferenceBRENTWOOD, Tenn. — After winning the Ohio Valley Conference regular season and tournament championships each of the past two years, Austin Peay has been tabbed the 2013 preseason favorite for the 11-team league in a vote of OVC head baseball coaches and sports information directors. In additional voting APSU junior second baseman Jordan Hankins and Tennessee Tech junior first baseman Zach Stephens were named OVC Preseason Co-Players of the Year while Belmont senior lefty Chase Brookshire was tabbed OVC Preseason Pitcher of the Year. Continue reading 2013 Ohio Valley Preseason Coaches Poll

2012 Preseason Ohio Valley Conference Poll and Preseason Team

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BRENTWOOD, Tenn. — After winning the Ohio Valley Conference regular season and tournament championships a year ago, Austin Peay has been tabbed the 2012 preseason favorite for the 10-team league in a vote of OVC head baseball coaches. In additional voting Southeast Missouri State All-American senior third baseman Trenton Moses was named OVC Preseason Player of the Year while Jacksonville State senior closer Todd Hornsby was tabbed OVC Preseason Pitcher of the Year. Continue reading 2012 Preseason Ohio Valley Conference Poll and Preseason Team

Ohio Valley Conference to play Fridays-Sundays in 2012

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BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – The Ohio Valley Conference has announced a change to the format of its Conference regular season series for baseball starting with the 2012 season.

Currently the OVC plays a three-game series spread over two days, with the teams playing a doubleheader on Saturday (with one of those games being a 7-inning game, the other a 9-inning affair) and a single 9-inning game on Sunday. Continue reading Ohio Valley Conference to play Fridays-Sundays in 2012

2011 Ohio Valley Conference Preseason Poll and Team

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BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – A season after claiming the 2010 OVC Tournament Championship, Jacksonville State has been tabbed the 2011 preseason favorite for the nine-team league in a vote of Ohio Valley Conference head baseball coaches. In additional voting Tennessee Tech senior All-American outfielder Chad Oberacker was named OVC Preseason Player of the Year while Eastern Illinois junior hurler Mike Hoekstra was tabbed OVC Preseason Pitcher of the Year. Continue reading 2011 Ohio Valley Conference Preseason Poll and Team

Murray State freshman Thomas McGurk passes away

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ThomasMcGurkMurrayStateThe Murray State athletic department endured a tragic loss Saturday evening when freshman baseball player Thomas McGurk was killed in a car accident in Murray.

“We are saddened by this tragedy and the loss of one of our student-athletes,” said Director of Athletics Allen Ward.  “Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this difficult time.”

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