TRINIDAD, Colo. -- Conor Bawiec '18 became the first alumnus of the Elmira College baseball program to sign a professional contract on Monday, as the former Empire 8 All-Conference and All-New York Region honoree inked a deal with the Trinidad Triggers of the independent Pecos League of Professional Baseball Clubs.
ELMIRA, N.Y. -- Several members of the Elmira College baseball team have utilized the summer ball season to continue crafting their skills at the plate and on the rubber. In addition to getting extra reps and competing against players from other college programs, a handful of Soaring Eagles have been able to gain valuable experience by leading their teams on deep postseason runs.
A Notre Dame coach has been named the next head coach at Colby, College officials announced today. Jesse Woods has coached at the NCAA Division I and III levels, first as an assistant at Wheaton (Mass) and Boston College and recently at Notre Dame.
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Penn State Altoona baseball’s sophomore Peter Jacobs (Dix Hills, NY/Half Hollow Hills West) was named a first team All-American by the Jewish Sports Review in the July/August edition of its bi-monthly publication.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Penn State Altoona baseball officially claimed its first-ever NCAA Division III statistical championship on Monday, when the national organization's Media Coordination and Statistics office announced the finalization of the 2018 baseball season stats.
ADRIAN, Mich.--Recent Adrian College graduate Tommy Parsons (New Albany, Ohio) has signed a Major League Baseball Free Agent Contract with the St. Louis Cardinals, the Club announced. Parsons, who becomes the second Bulldog in as many years to sign with a MLB club, has been assigned to the organization's rookie team the Johnson City Cardinals of the Appalachian League.
The Cincinnati Reds selected Ramapo College junior right hand pitcher Cory Heitler in the 34th round of the MLB draft (1,009th overall). Heitler became the third Roadrunner to be selected in the MLB Draft in the last six years while he was one of 11 NCAA Division III athletes selected over the last three days.
It was announced earlier today that the San Diego Padres of Major League Baseball selected University of Redlands senior catcher Rainier Aguilar (San Bernardino, CA) in the 33rd round of the MLB Draft on Wednesday afternoon.
Sophomore Ryan Duphorn (Erial, N.J./Paul VI) went 3 for 4 with one run and three RBI as the top-seeded Randolph-Macon baseball team fell 8-6 to No. 5 Texas-Tyler Monday afternoon at the NCAA Division III World Series at Fox Cities Stadium.
Senior Cole Migliorini (Stafford, Va./Colonial Forge) and junior Cole Grinde (Woodford, Va/Caroline) combined for six hits, four runs and seven RBI as the top-seeded Randolph-Macon baseball team defeated No. 8 Misericordia 14-6 in an elimination game Sunday morning at Fox Cities Stadium on Day 3 of the NCAA Division III World Series.
Senior Rick Spiers (South Chesterfield, Va./Matoaca) lined an inside-the-park home run and drove in four as the top-seeded Randolph-Macon baseball team fifth-seeded Texas-Tyler 6-1 Sunday evening at Fox Cities Stadium on Day 3 of the NCAA Division III Baseball Championship.
Junior Jeff Butler (Chesapeake, Va./Western Branch) recorded his first collegiate 5-hit game, and junior Nick Roth (Henrico, Va./Benedictine) hurled seven solid innings as the top-seeded Randolph-Macon baseball team registered an 11-4 victory over No. 4 Oswego State in an elimination game Saturday morning on Day 2 of the 2018 NCAA Division III Baseball Championship at Fox Cities Stadium.
Sophomore outfielder Ryan Duphorn (Erial, N.J./Paul VI) and sophomore third baseman Michael Nickles (Stafford, Va./Colonial Forge) combined to reach base nine times and combined for seven hits as the top-seeded Randolph-Macon baseball team fell 4-2 to No. 8 Misericordia Friday afternoon on Day 1 of the 2018 NCAA Division III Baseball Championship. in front of 1.092 fans at Fox Cities Stadium.
It was announced earlier this week that University of Redlands senior third baseman Brendan Gardiner (Mission Viejo, CA) and junior shortstop Aaron Singh (Anaheim, CA) were named to the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings All-America Second Team to cap off their stellar contributions throughout the 2018 campaign. Out of nearly 400 student-athletes among the ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Teams, only 50 garnered All-America status.
The awards continue to roll in for the University of Redlands baseball team, as the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings recently announced that six Bulldogs account for seven All-West Region awards. Highlighting the stellar crew, senior third baseman Brendan Gardiner (Mission Viejo, CA) was named the 2018 West Region Position Player of the Year. In addition, he joins senior catcher Rainier Aguilar (San Bernardino, CA), junior shortstop Aaron Singh (Anaheim, CA), senior pitcher Adam Stead (Rialto, CA), and senior second baseman Will Hall (Seattle, WA) on the First Team, while senior pitcher Felix Minjarez (Riverside, CA) snagged a spot on the Third Team.
GREENSBORO, N.C. – For the second time in his collegiate baseball career, Penn State Altoona outfielder Jim Shomberg (Lansdale, PA/Methacton) has been announced as a third team Division III All-Mideast Region selection by the American Baseball Coaches Association and Rawlings ®.
It was announced earlier today that six University of Redlands baseball standouts made this year's D3baseball.com All-West Region Teams in an outstanding feat that doubled the Bulldogs' honorees from a year ago.
YORK, Pa.—No. 21 Collegeiate Baseball/No. 23 D3baseball.com Babson College saw its season come to a close one victory short of the Division III College World Series as it suffered back-to-back losses to Misericordia University in the championship round of the York Regional on Monday afternoon at PeoplesBank Park.