The Blazers’ outstanding right-handed pitcher is a true example of how going to college can help a pitcher grow and mature as a player. Alex Luna posted ERAs of 9.15 and 5.19 in his freshman and sophomore campaigns respectively before breaking onto the scene as a junior. In his third season he posted an ERA […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – UAB baseball head coach Brian Shoop announced the squad’s schedule for the upcoming 2014 campaign, which was released on Tuesday. Twenty-one home games to be played at Regions Field, a four-game series at the University of Hawaii, and a 30-game Conference USA slate highlight the 2014 UAB baseball […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE Conference USA announced its 2013 preseason baseball awards, as chosen by the league’s nine head coaches. Rice senior infielder Christian Stringer was chosen as the preseason Player of the Year, while Owls junior right-hander Austin Kubitza was named the preseason Pitcher of the Year. Rice was chosen to win the league’s […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE BIRMINGHAM, Ala. —- The UAB baseball team recently announced its 2013 schedule as the Blazers are coming off a historic season when they reached the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1991. UAB finished 32-30 overall in 2012 and captured its first Conference USA Tournament Championship in program history.
Here is your ACC Recap for February 17th. Game 1: #3 North Carolina 10 Xavier 2 Carolina took a commanding four-run lead after the first inning in game one and never looked back en route to a 10-2 season-opening victory over Xavier. Tommy Coyle opened the year as he finished 2011 by reaching base safely for the 30th […]
FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE Conference USA announced its 2012 preseason baseball awards, as chosen by the league’s nine head coaches. UCF junior utility player D.J. Hicks was chosen as the preseason Player of the Year, while Rice sophomore left-hander Austin Kubitza was named the preseason Pitcher of the Year. Rice was chosen to win the […]
By: John Lockwood 2011 CUSA Player of the Year – Chad Zurcher, Memphis In a year when offensive numbers across the country plummeted—and the name “BBCOR” became commonly uttered next to any manner of expletive—Memphis’ Chad Zurcher didn’t seem to get the memo. The junior from Knoxville finished the season with an NCAA-best .443 batting […]
Here is your Conference USA Recap for May 27th, courtesy of Conference USA: #5 Memphis 5 – #8 UAB 4 Tigers hurler Ryan Holland struck out a career-high 11 batters and right fielder Robby Graham broke a 4-4 deadlock with an RBI-single in the bottom of the eighth as fifth-seeded Memphis defeated No. 8 seed […]