Mary Washington has named Kelly Swiney as its new head coach, as announced by school officials. Swiney had been the head coach at Westminster (Pa.) for two seasons after coaching at his alma mater, Allegheny, for nine seasons.
Westminster (Pa.) has hired Patrick Riley as its head baseball coach for the 2020 season. Riley was the assistant coach for the Titans the past two seasons and replaces Kelly Swiney, who stepped down after two seasons to pursue another head coaching position.
The College of St. Scholastica announced that alum Kevin Ritsche will take over as head baseball coach. Ritsche comes over from Winston-Salem State where he was the head coach from 2010 until WSS dropped their program at the conclusion of the 2019 season.
Chatham welcomes DJ Cannon as the new head coach of the Chatham Cougars for the 2019-20 season. "We're excited to name DJ as our next coach. We feel he is going to continue to move our program in the right direction," remarked school officials.
After a national search for Ithaca's next head coach, school officials announced that David Valesente has been selected as the fourth head coach in the program's storied 86-year history. Valesente has served for the past three years as the head baseball coach at Wells.
Nebraska Wesleyan announced the hiring of John Rypel as the new Head coach for the Prairie Wolves. He becomes the 11th head coach in NWU program history. He has served as head baseball coach at two different NCAA III institutions amassing 132 victories.
Kevin Kopple is taking the helm of the George Fox baseball program, school officials announced. Kopple will take the lead for the Bruins after serving under Marty Hunter for 13 seasons as an assistant coach and the Bruins' recruiting coordinator.
Webster assistant coach Zach Bishop was named the new head coach for Westminster College in Fulton, Mo., by Westminster College officials. Bishop replaces Denny Hughes, who retired at the end of the 2019 season.
Ithaca legendary Hall of Fame coach and alumnus, George Valesente has announced his retirement after 41 seasons. Valesente has been the head coach at his alma mater since 1979 and departs South Hill with a career record of 1,136-507-8 at the helm of the Bombers program.
The third day of the tournament is a bit of a wild card, as two teams will definitely get sent home, but we can lose as many as four. Get all the rundown on what happened on Sunday in Cedar Rapids here.
Chapman used a bases-loaded walk in the tenth inning to break a 4-4 tie and added three more runs for a 8-4 win over previously unbeaten Mass Boston. This forces a rematch on Monday with the winner advancing to a best-of-three series for the national title.
Chapman defeated Washington and Jefferson 8-4 with a key play and a solid bull pen to remain alive in the D-III World series here at Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium. They play Mass-Boston later tonight.
Birmingham-Southern chased Johns Hopkins’ starting pitcher after just one out and put up five in the first, clinching its spot in the 2019 Division III Championship Series with a 15-4 win vs. the Blue Jays.
Two walk-offs, an extra-inning game, another one-run game and a ninth-inning rally fell short -- those were the fireworks we had at the second day of the 2019 Division III World Series. Get all the info here in our daily wrapup, plus Pat and Jim's postgame show with the great catch and the rally fish.
Babson scored five in the ninth to stun Heidelberg with a 6-5 walk off win to advance in the 2019 Division III World Series on day two action at Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Chapman and Mass-Boston set up a winners-bracket meeting on Saturday, while Johns Hopkins and Birmingham-Southern did as well as the first-ever day of play at the Division III World Series in Cedar Rapids took place.