FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE MOBILE, Ala. – University of South Alabama baseball associate head coach/head coach-in-waiting Mark Calvi was named the Eighth Annual Pitching Coach of the Year by Collegiate Baseball News Wednesday.
As a broadcaster for ESPN, College Baseball Hall of Famer and former MLB third baseman Robin Ventura understands the importance of down-to-the-wire endings. In his new role as an advisor for the Capital One Cup, a newly created award to honor school’s cumulative excellence in a number of college sports each year, Ventura couldn’t hide […]
FROM NCBWA RELEASE LUBBOCK, Texas – Rice sophomore third baseman Anthony Rendon is the recipient of the 24th annual Dick Howser Trophy as college baseball’s player of the year. The presentation was made Friday evening in Lubbock, Texas as part of the festivities to recognize and induct the College Baseball Hall of Fame and the […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE FORT WORTH, Texas – TCU senior catcher Bryan Holaday was named the 2010 Coleman Company-Johnny Bench Award recipient. The award is given to the top catcher in collegiate baseball. Holaday is the 11th player to win the award since its inception in 2000. It is the first major award won by […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE DALLAS – The Dick Howser Trophy Committee, consisting of executive members of the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association, the St. Petersburg (Fla.) Chamber of Commerce and the College Baseball Foundation, is pleased to announce a sponsorship with Easton Foundations beginning in 2011, the 25th anniversary of the award. The National Collegiate […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE (Overland Park, KS) – Five-time all-American and Big West Conference pitcher of the year Daniel Bibona from the University of California, Irvine, has been selected as the Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award winner for baseball. The award, chosen by a nationwide vote of Division I baseball coaches, national media and fans, is […]
FROM NCBWA RELEASE MORGANTOWN, W. Va. – Several candidates for the prestigious Dick Howser Trophy highlight the 15th Annual Pro-Line Athletic National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association All-America Team announced Wednesday. Among the 58 standouts on the three units, there are student-athletes from 20 different conferences and 11 conference championships teams. The three All-America squads are […]
FROM NCBWA RELEASE LYNCHBURG, VA. (NCBWA) – A total of 30 standout freshmen college baseball players from every part of the country are featured on the 2010 Pro-Line Athletic National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) Freshman All-American Team, the organization announced today. The 2010 Pro-Line Athletic NCBWA Freshman All-American Team features players from 13 conferences […]
FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE The Greater Wichita Area Sports Commission announced today the three finalists for the 2010 Coleman Company-Johnny Bench Award delivered by Papa John’s Pizza. The Coleman Company-Johnny Bench Award finalists are (in alphabetical order): Yasmani Grandal, University of Miami; Bryan Holaday, Texas Christian University and Jose Iglesias, Coastal Carolina University.
FROM USA BASEBALL RELEASE (DURHAM, N.C.) – USA Baseball announced Tuesday the names of the 30 semifinalists for the 2010 USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award (GSA). This year will mark the 33rd consecutive year that the award has been presented to the nation’s top amateur baseball player. Today also marks the third year in a […]