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ORU Baseball Inks 11 in Early Signing Period

Rob Walton announced the signing of 11 players on Tuesday
Rob Walton announced the signing of 11 players on Tuesday

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

TULSA – Oral Roberts’ head baseball coach Rob Walton announced the signing of 11 players to National Letters-of-Intent on Tuesday.

The class consists of eight players from the junior college ranks, along with three prep players currently in their senior seasons of high school. ORU adds four pitchers, three infielders, a catcher, an outfielder and two multi-position athletes.
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College Baseball News and Notes 10/17

Derek O'Reilly, Zach Grichor and Brad Hook during game six of the Red & Blue World Series-Courtesy: South Alabama
Derek O'Reilly, Zach Grichor and Brad Hook during game six of the Red & Blue World Series.- Courtesy: South Alabama

USA BASEBALL FACES FIRST OUTSIDE COMPETITION WITH PAIR OF WEEKEND GAMES

After four weeks of intrasquad scrimmages, South Alabama baseball takes on its first outside competition of the season with a pair of exhibition games this weekend. The Jags host Meridian Community College Saturday at noon and Northwest Florida State College Sunday at 1 p.m. Both games are at Stanky Field.

Saturday’s game against Meridian is scheduled for seven innings, but the teams are allowed to play for up to four hours, so they will play a second game with the remaining time. After the seven-inning game ends, there will be a brief break for field maintenance before the new game begins. The second game will last as long as possible within the initial four-hour timeframe.

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Fall Ball World Series Updates

Austin Brough picked up the win in three-plus innings of work during game one. Courtesy: WIU Visual Productions Center
Austin Brough picked up the win in three-plus innings of work during game one. Courtesy: WIU Visual Productions Center

Stewart’s three-run double leads Purple comeback win in game one

Senior catcher Cooper Stewart’s three-run double highlighted a six-run sixth inning as the Purple team rallied for a 9-6 win in the opening game of the Western Illinois Purple & Gold World Series at Alfred D. Boyer Stadium.

Trailing 4-3 entering the bottom of the sixth, Stewart’s blast into the left-center gap opened up what had been a close game. Senior outfielder Kenny Price, senior first baseman Tyler Metcalf, junior second baseman Dan Johnson, and freshman outfielder Tom Lilja each had RBI hits for the Purple squad. Senior outfielder Jared Wolf scored twice and added a stolen base.
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College Baseball News and Notes 10/08

Senior Ryan Lollis

Baseball to Scrimmage Saturday at Taylor Stadium

The Mizzou baseball team will continue its fall practice with a scrimmage Saturday before the MU football game against Oklahoma State. The baseball action will get underway at 1:30 p.m. at Taylor Stadium. The intersquad scrimmage will be open to the public and is free of charge.
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College Baseball News and Notes 09/26

Courtesy: ORU Media Relations  ORU senior first baseman Mike Notaro
Courtesy: ORU Media Relations ORU senior first baseman Mike Notaro

Golden Eagles Begin Fall Practice

The Oral Roberts University baseball team has begun fall practice in preparation for the 2009 season, where the Golden Eagles look to claim their 12th consecutive conference championship.

ORU’s fall practice runs through mid-October, with intrasquad scrimmages at J.L. Johnson Stadium held every Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The scrimmages are free and open to the public.
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Four More: 2009 College Baseball Schedules

Head Coach Tod Brown-North Dakota State-Courtesy: Bob Nelson, North Dakota State
Head Coach Tod Brown-North Dakota State-Courtesy: Bob Nelson, North Dakota State

The CBB is the only site that is committed in coverage of the 2009 College Baseball Schedules. If you are looking for a schedule we will have it posted as soon as it is sent to us by the Schools.

North Dakota State

Head Coach Tod Brown and the Bison’s of North Dakota State open their 2009 campaign on the road against Wichita State in a three game set starting on the 20th of February. The Bison’s hit the road again the following weekend to take on Murray State in a four game series with a double header on Saturday. Coach Brown and the Bison’s to take part in the Palm Beach Challenge.
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More 2009 College Baseball Schedules

The CBB has come across seven more College baseball schedules for the 2009 season from across the Internet. Continue reading More 2009 College Baseball Schedules

More 2009 Schedules Released

We have come across nine schedules for Wednesday from across the Internet. The full list is available after the jump. Continue reading More 2009 Schedules Released

2009 College Baseball Schedule-Southern Utah

Head Coach David Eldredge-Southern Utah
Head Coach David Eldredge-Southern Utah

The Thunderbirds of Southern Utah and Head Coach David Eldredge will open the 2009 season in Lubbock, Texas to take on the Red Raiders of Texas Tech. It is a 3 game weekend series starting on Friday the 20th of February. Southern Utah return home for the home opener against Utah Valley with a 3 game series starting on Thursday the 26th of February.

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Bobby Pierce Named Head Baseball Coach

Head Baseball Coach- Bobby Pierce
Head Baseball Coach- Bobby Pierce

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

Fort Wayne, IN – IPFW Director of Athletics has announced that Bobby Pierce has been hired as the Mastodons’ new head baseball coach.

Pierce comes to IPFW after a successful stint at Metro State College in Denver, Colorado.

Pierce led Metro State to Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC) tournament berths in each of his two seasons at the helm. The Roadrunners went 55-54 in two seasons under Pierce, including a 43-34 mark in RMAC play. Pierce and Metro State had an outstanding 2008 season, going 38-19, including 30-10 in league play. Reece Gorman and Jake Palmer each earned All-American honors, while 11 Roadrunners earned all-RMAC honors.

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