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Quinnipiac releases 2014 Schedule

QuinnipiacBirdsallFeaturedHAMDEN, Conn. – Quinnipiac University baseball’s 2014 slate features the Bobcats’ first year of competition in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) and 18 home dates, as announced by head coach Dan Gooley. Gooley will enter 33rd and final season as the Bobcats’ head coach this year. Continue reading Quinnipiac releases 2014 Schedule

Quinnipiac’s Dan Gooley to retire at end of 2014 Season

QURecruits_thumb.jpgHAMDEN, Conn. – Quinnipiac baseball’s Dan Gooley has announced his retirement from coaching following the 2013-14 academic year. He is a member of the Quinnipiac Athletics Hall of Fame as a player, and also as the coach of the 1983 team enshrined in 2009. He enters his final season as the all-time leading in career victories in Quinnipiac Athletics’ history with 524 to date. Continue reading Quinnipiac’s Dan Gooley to retire at end of 2014 Season

Quinnipiac to name Ryan Fuller as Assistant Coach

Quinnipiac will name former UConn infielder Ryan Fuller as their new assistant coach this week. Fuller played the first two years of his college career at UConn-Avery Point before transferring to the main UConn campus in Storrs, CT for his final two seasons being named All-Big East Second Team as a junior. Continue reading Quinnipiac to name Ryan Fuller as Assistant Coach

2012 NEC Preseason Coaches Poll

Somerset, NJ – Monmouth has found itself ranked either first or second in each of the past four Northeast Conference Baseball Preseason Coaches’ Polls, and 2012 will be no different. Continue reading 2012 NEC Preseason Coaches Poll

Mariano Rivera Jr. commits to Quinnipiac

Mariano Rivera Jr. will be attending Quinnipiac University in Hamden CT to continue his education. According to The Quinnipiac Chronicle, he will attempt to walk on the Bobcats baseball program in the fall as a pitcher. Several scouts in the Northeast region have stated to myself that Rivera is far from an elite prospect on the mound and didn’t play high school baseball as a sophomore or junior.  Continue reading Mariano Rivera Jr. commits to Quinnipiac

CBD Quick Hits for April 9th

College Baseball Daily throughout the season will be providing our Quick Hits on games throughout the country. Special thanks to William Knox and Mark Rafferty for contributing to these reports. As always, follow us on Twitter @CB_Daily for instant reaction and the best up to minute coverage on college baseball in the country. Continue reading CBD Quick Hits for April 9th

2011 Preseason NEC Coaches Poll

Somerset, NJ – Central Connecticut was the last Northeast Conference baseball team to do it seven seasons ago and Charlie Hickey’s club will attempt to achieve the feat again in 2011. The defending NEC champion Blue Devils finished atop the league’s preseason coaches’ poll and are expected to capture their fifth conference crown. Continue reading 2011 Preseason NEC Coaches Poll

2010 MLB Rule 5 Draft Results

Major League Baseball held the Rule 5 Draft yesterday during the Winter Meetings. If a player is selected in the Rule 5 draft, they need to be placed on a MLB roster for the next season and if they are put in the minor leagues, they will go back to the previous squad. The system was put into place to eliminate the ability for squads to stockpile young players in their system when other squads would have that player in the major leagues.  Continue reading 2010 MLB Rule 5 Draft Results

Rivera visits Quinnipiac

Mariano Rivera Jr. was on the Quinnipiac campus on Wednesday afternoon with his father and NY Yankees closer Mariano Rivera to take of the tour of the Hamden CT school. Rivera Jr. is a right-handed pitcher out Iona Prep in New York. The 5’10 155 pounder played this past summer in the Bayside Yankees AAU program and contacted the Quinnipiac program on. Continue reading Rivera visits Quinnipiac

ACC Recap for April 27th

Here is your ACC Recap for April 27th.

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - The Virginia baseball team, ranked No. 1 this week by Baseball America, stopped No. 10 Coastal Carolina’s 17-game winning streak with a 6-3 victory over the Chanticleers Tuesday at Davenport Field. Phil Gosselin (Jr., West Chester, Pa.) hit a second-inning grand slam, which proved to be all the offense the Cavaliers needed behind the strong pitching of Branden Kline (Fr., Frederick, Md.), Tyler Wilson (Jr., Midlothian, Va.) and Kevin Arico (Jr., Flemington, N.J.).

Virginia (35-9) ran its winning streak to six games and gave head coach Brian O’Connor his 300th career win at UVa. O’Connor is in his seventh season at the helm of the Cavaliers.

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