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CCBL Recap for July 17th

joshrutledgebamaHere is your Cape Cod Baseball League Recap for July 17th.

Bourne destroyed Chatham by a score of 10-1 behind Nick Schwaner (New Orleans) who went 2-3 with two RBI and two runs scored. Box Score

Yarmouth-Dennis defeated Brewster 3-1 behind a strong game from Josh Rutledge (Alabama) who went 2-3 with an RBI and a run scored. Box Score

Chris O’Brien (Wichita State) went 2-5 with three RBI as Falmouth defeated Cotuit 8-3. Box Score

Wake Forest and East Carolina name new Assistant Coaches

billcilentoWake Forest new head coach Tom Walter has announced that he has hired Bill Cilento as an assistant coach. He comes over from Brown University where he spent the last three seasons. He brought the Brown Bears to the NCAA Tournament in 2007 where they led the Ivy League in every offensive category including winning the team batting average title by 39 points. Cilento has also had coaching stops at New Orleans under Walter and at his alma mater Siena. Continue reading Wake Forest and East Carolina name new Assistant Coaches

CCBL Recap for July 10th

Matt Perry (Photo Courtesy of HC Media Relations)
Matt Perry (Photo Courtesy of HC Media Relations)

Here is your recap of the Cape Cod Baseball League for July 10th.

Bourne defeated Yarmouth-Dennis 7-5 behind Nick Schwaner (New Orleans) who went 2-5 including three RBI. He hit a three run homer in the third inning which tied up the game at the time. Box Score

Matt Perry (Holy Cross) hit a pinch hit two run triple in the bottom of the eighth inning to break a 4-4 tie and give the Chatham Anglers a victory over Brewster by a score of 6-4. Box Score Continue reading CCBL Recap for July 10th

CCBL Recap for June 30th

Mario Hollands of UC-Santa Barbara (Courtesy of Aaron Burns)
Mario Hollands of UC-Santa Barbara (Courtesy of Aaron Burns)

Here is your Cape Cod Baseball League Recap for June 30th. I will try to get this up every morning but recently I have not seen the box scores until it was too late. I will try my best the rest of the season as some of the bigger names have started to show up. Continue reading CCBL Recap for June 30th

New Orleans set to promote Peddie to Head Coach

Bruce Peddie (Courtesy of UNO Media Relations)
Bruce Peddie (Courtesy of UNO Media Relations)

The AP is reporting that New Orleans will promote Bruce Peddie to head coach to replace Tom Walter who took the job at Wake Forest in the past week. Peddie has been with the school for the past three seasons and has 22 years as an assistant during his coaching career. The decision to hire Peddie will not become official for over a month as the school might end up cutting the entire athletic department due to the financial crisis that the school is facing. Continue reading New Orleans set to promote Peddie to Head Coach

Texas Collegiate League Players of the Week (June 15th)

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE
TexasCollegiateLeagueWith week one of the 2009 Texas Collegiate League season in the books, a trio of players from Victoria, East Texas and McKinney were named Players of the Week. Mark Hudson of Victoria and Matt Juengel of East Texas were named Co-Players of the Week for their efforts, while Cory Myers of McKinney was named Pitcher of the Week. Continue reading Texas Collegiate League Players of the Week (June 15th)

Wake Forest set to hire UNO’s Walter

Tom Walter hired at Wake Forest (Courtesy of UNO Media Relations)
Tom Walter hired at Wake Forest (Courtesy of UNO Media Relations)

Kendall Rogers of Rivals.com/Yahoo Sports is reporting that Wake Forest has agreed to terms with New Orleans head coach Tom Walter. He has spent the last five seasons with the Privateers accumulating a less then stellar 153-147 record at the school. This record is deceptive as UNO had to face the Hurricane Katrina disaster which took the members of the squad’s minds off the field for the entire season. This past season saw UNO only go 22-33 which is less then impressive but made back to back regionals in the 2007 and 2008 seasons. Continue reading Wake Forest set to hire UNO’s Walter

SUN BELT ANNOUNCES ALL-CONFERENCE BASEBALL TEAMS

Sophomore Bryce Brentz has been named Sun Belt Player of the Year and First Team outfielder
Sophomore Bryce Brentz has been named Sun Belt Player of the Year and First Team outfielder

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

NEW ORLEANS – The Sun Belt Conference recognized its top performers on the baseball field with the announcement of the 2009 All-Conference teams on Tuesday. The student-athletes selected to the first and second teams, as voted on by the 11 head coaches, were honored for their consistent play throughout the season, posting impressive numbers all year.
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Opening Weekend Recap: Sunbelt Conference

Weekend Winners:  Middle Tennessee State was the big weekend winner, as they swept a three game home series with Missouri State.  Also posting impressive weekends were UALR, Florida Atlantic, Florida International, Louisiana-Monroe, New Orleans, Troy, and Western Kentucky.  UALR took two of three games at home against Northern Iowa, and just missed a sweep with a one run loss on Saturday.  Florida Atlantic finished the weekend with a 2-1 series record against Fordham.  Florida International posted a 20 run Saturday in route to a two games to one series victory over Jacksonville.  Louisiana-Monroe hosted the ULM  and ended the weekend with a 2-1 record.  New Orleans won the first three games of their home series against Towson before losing the Sunday finale to open the season 3-1.  Troy lost a Friday contest against Kentucky in the Caravelle Resort Invitational before winning their next three games to end the tournament at a very solid 3-1.   Western Kentucky took a single game from Toledo on Friday night, but the Saturday and Sunday meetings were canceled due to inclement weather. Continue reading Opening Weekend Recap: Sunbelt Conference

Media Day Monday for New Orleans Baseball

UNO head coach Tom Walter previewed the 2009 Privateers with the local media on Monday.-Courtesy: UNOPrivateers.com
UNO head coach Tom Walter previewed the 2009 Privateers with the local media on Monday.-Courtesy: UNOPrivateers.com

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

NEW ORLEANS — The UNO baseball team held its annual Media Day on Monday at Lakefront Arena.

UNO head coach Tom Walter, along with junior infielder Nick Schwaner and sophomore right-hander Jake Henderson, met with members of the New Orleans media in the Privateer Room to discuss the upcoming 2009 season.
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