Tag Archives: Southern Conference


CBD’s Around the Horn (February 15th)

OpeningDayPhotoFebruary 15th this year marked the start of the Division 1 College Baseball season. Here are some of the top performances and highlights on the day. We will be providing daily articles as often as possible this season. If you know of an outstanding performance ever that we might miss feel free to send us an email by clicking hereContinue reading


2013 Southern Conference Preseason Coaches and Media Polls

SoConLogoSPARTANBURG, S.C. – Elon is the preseason selection to win the Southern Conference in balloting of the league’s 11 head coaches, while the league’s media have picked College of Charleston to win the conference, the SoCon announced Thursday.

The Phoenix claimed five first-place votes and 93 total points in the coaches’ poll, in which coaches were not allowed to vote for their own teams. Elon finished 20-10 in SoCon play last season, a game out of first place. The Phoenix return four Preseason All-SoCon selections this year in first-team starting pitcher Dylan Clark, catcher Alex Swim and first baseman Ryan Kinsella and second-team relief pitcher Nate Young. Continue reading


2013 Posters: College of Charleston

COCStadium_thumb.jpgAs we continue counting down to the first pitch of the 2013 season, we are running some of the best posters from schools across the country. The team we feature today is the College of Charleston Cougars. They are coming off a season which saw them go 38-22 overall record and 21-9 in SoCon play. You can check out the poster below. Future posters can be sent to me by clicking here. Continue reading


Appalachian State releases 2013 Schedule

ApplachinStateBaseballBOONE, N.C. — Defending Southern Conference champion Appalachian State University baseball unveiled its 2013 schedule on Wednesday. The 2013 slate includes 26 home games at Beaver Field at Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium, where Appalachian State was 24-2 last season and is 84-26-1 since 2009.

Appalachian State opens the season Feb. 15-17 with a three-game series at NC State, which is the first of 10 games that Appalachian is set to play against teams that, like the Mountaineers, advanced to NCAA postseason play in 2012. Continue reading


Elon releases 2013 Schedule

ElonPhoenix_thumb.jpgELON, N.C. – Elon baseball skipper Mike Kennedy has announced the 56-game schedule that awaits the Phoenix this spring. Highlighting the upcoming slate will be contests against North Carolina, NC State, Kentucky and a three-game series at Louisville. Elon will play 27 of its games on campus at Latham Park, while 22 of the maroon and gold’s games are against teams that participated in the 2012 NCAA tournament. Continue reading


The Citadel releases 2013 Schedule

Charleston, S.C. – The Citadel head coach Fred Jordan has announced the 2013 baseball schedule, a slate that includes 31 home games and 15 contests against schools that qualified for the 2012 NCAA tournament.

The schedule includes the traditional home-and-home series against South Carolina (March 19 in Charleston and April 9 in Columbia) and road contests against perennial ACC powers Georgia Tech (March 26) and North Carolina (May 1). Continue reading