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2014 Atlantic 10 Preseason Coaches Poll

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Atlantic10_Main_LogoNEWPORT NEWS, VA – Reigning champion Saint Louis has been picked atop the 2014 Atlantic 10 Conference Baseball Preseason Coaches Poll.

SLU received 11 of the 12 first-place votes for 143 points. VCU nabbed the remaining first-place nod and a total of 122 points which was good for second-place, two points better than Rhode Island which placed third.  Richmond was slotted in fourth-place with 104 points, followed by the A-10’s newest member George Mason in fifth with 90 points.

Saint Joseph’s (81 pts.) and George Washington (68 pts.) finished in sixth and seventh place, respectively, followed by La Salle (60 pts.), Fordham (43 pts.), Dayton (40 pts.), Massachusetts (36 pts.) and St. Bonaventure (29 pts.). Continue reading 2014 Atlantic 10 Preseason Coaches Poll

VCU releases 2014 Schedule

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VCUTeamPicRICHMOND, Va.- Twenty-five home games and eight games against NCAA Tournament teams from a year ago highlight a challenging 2014 VCU Baseball schedule, announced today by Head Coach Shawn Stiffler.

“We’re excited about this year’s schedule with lots of opportunities to battle with some of the best programs on the East Coast,” Stiffler said. “We’ve got a tough non-conference slate that will set us up for a highly competitive A-10 slate. Our student-athletes and coaching staff are excited about the challenge.” Continue reading VCU releases 2014 Schedule

2013 Atlantic 10 Preseason Poll Released

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St.LouisBaseball_thumb.jpgNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Saint Louis has been tabbed to claim its third Atlantic 10 Conference Baseball title this spring, according to a vote of the league’s 15 head coaches. Rhode Island was picked second, while league newcomer VCU was selected third. Continue reading 2013 Atlantic 10 Preseason Poll Released

2012 CAA Preseason Coaches Poll Released

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RICHMOND, Va. (January 26, 2012) – James Madison, which captured the CAA baseball championship for the second time in four years last season, has been picked to win the conference title again in 2012 according to a vote of the CAA’s head baseball coaches. Continue reading 2012 CAA Preseason Coaches Poll Released

ACC Recap for May 3rd

Here is your ACC Recap for May 3rd.

#3 Virginia 14 VCU 3

RICHMOND, Va. - The top-ranked Virginia baseball team headed into its exam break on a high note with a 14-3 road victory over VCU on a beautiful Tuesday evening at The Diamond in Richmond, Va. A crowd of 5,421 attended the game, marking the largest crowd for a college baseball game in Virginia state history. Continue reading ACC Recap for May 3rd

2011 CAA Preseason CAA Poll

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RICHMOND, Va. (January 19, 2011) – James Madison, which returns five starters from last year’s squad that finished atop the CAA baseball regular-season standings, has been picked to win the conference title in 2011 according to a vote of the CAA’s head baseball coaches. Continue reading 2011 CAA Preseason CAA Poll

Charlottesville Regional Day 2 Recap

Virginia 13 Ole Miss 7

CHARLOTTESVILLE – Virginia improved to 2-0 in the Charlottesville Regional with a 13-7 win over Mississippi on Saturday night in front of a sellout crowd of 4,801 at Davenport Field. The Cavaliers, the No. 5 national seed, tied the school record with their 49th win of the season and also matched the school record for home wins with 32.

Ole Miss will meet St. John’s in an elimination game on Sunday at 1 p.m. The winner of that game will play Virginia and needs to beat the Cavaliers twice in the double-elimination tournament format.

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Charlottesville Regional Recap for Day 1

Virginia 15 VCU 4

CHARLOTTESVILLE - In the opening game of the Charlottesville Regional, Virginia defeated VCU 15-4 on Friday at Davenport Field. The Cavaliers, the No. 5 national seed, totaled 15 runs on 16 hits as they opened regional play with a win for the fourth time in the past five years.

Virginia will meet Ole Miss at 6 p.m. Saturday. VCU will play St. John’s at 1 p.m. Saturday in an elimination game.

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2010 NCAA Regional Previews: Charlottesville

CharlottsevilleRegional The Virginia Cavaliers will be hosting a regional this year which features the number 1 seeded Cavaliers, number 2 seeded Ole Miss, number 3 seeded St. John’s, and VCU rounds out the field as the fourth seed.

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CBB Column: Ten Series to Watch this Weekend

TravisWhitmorePitt We are heading into the last weekend of conference play for most teams across the country except for the West Coast schools who do not have postseason conference tournament. Here are ten series to watch this upcoming weekend.

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