Stories tagged: college baseball
SUNDAY, DEC. 11, 2016, 5:43 P.M.
Man who inspired ice bucket challenge receiving NCAA award
NCAA officials plan to hand deliver an award to the former Boston College baseball captain who inspired the Ice Bucket Challenge that raised millions of dollars for ALS research.
FRIDAY, JULY 29, 2016, 5:19 P.M.
TCU loses 7-year-old fan Micah Ahern to cancer
A 7-year-old Texas boy who was a beloved part of TCU’s team for three consecutive trips to the College World Series has died following a battle with cancer.
THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2016, 11:19 P.M.
Coastal Carolina wins College World Series
Coastal Carolina coach Gary Gilmore often said he just wanted his team to reach the College World Series.
TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2016, 10:07 P.M.
Digest: Breanna Stewart scores career-high 38, Storm beats Dream 84-81
Breanna Stewart scored a career-high 38 points, Sue Bird made an off-balance jumper with 8.2 seconds left and the host Seattle Storm beat the Atlanta Dream 84-81 on Tuesday night.
SUNDAY, JUNE 26, 2016, 6:25 P.M.
Surprise, surprise: Chanticleers, Arizona set for CWS finals
OMAHA, Neb. – All those SEC and ACC heavyweights are long gone from the NCAA Tournament, and the last two Big 12 teams went home this weekend. The College World …
TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016, 10:15 P.M.
Digest: Texas Tech hangs on, knocks out top seed Florida 3-2 at CWS
Eric Gutierrez hit a two-run homer, Texas Tech picked up a huge insurance run by way of two errors on the same play in the ninth, and the Red Raiders …
SUNDAY, JUNE 19, 2016, 9:08 P.M.
In brief: Swiss, French good to go after 0-0 draw
There were several ripped shirts and even a burst ball during France’s 0-0 draw with Switzerland on Sunday in Lille, France, at the European Championship in France. The scoreless result …
THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2016, 6:56 P.M.
Premium pitching will be on display at College World Series
For all the walk-off hits and grand slams that have highlighted the NCAA baseball tournament so far, the stage is set for pitching to take over when the College World …
MONDAY, JUNE 13, 2016, 6:08 P.M.
In brief: Top-seeded Florida Gators advance to College World Series
In brief: JJ Schwarz broke out of a two-week hitting slump by driving in five runs – most of them on a grand slam – and Florida beat rival Florida …
SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2016, 8:08 P.M.
In brief: Pinch-hit grand slam clinches regional for UC Santa Barbara
Sam Cohen put UC Santa Barbara into its first College World Series with a pinch-hit grand slam in the bottom of the ninth inning for a 4-3 victory over second-seeded …
SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 2016, 9:51 P.M.
In Brief: Top-ranked Ko takes lead at Women’s PGA
When Lydia Ko won the last two major championships, she was the one lurking behind.
FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016, 7:38 P.M.
No. 1 seed Florida, rival FSU meet again for trip to Omaha
First baseman Peter Alonso and so many of his Florida teammates vividly remember leaving Omaha empty-handed last season.
SUNDAY, JUNE 5, 2016, 10:18 P.M.
Washington eliminated by Xavier 7-5 in NCAA baseball regionals
Rylan Bannon drove in three runs, and fourth-seeded Xavier beat Washington 7-5 Sunday night to stay alive in the Nashville Regional.
SATURDAY, JUNE 4, 2016, 10:50 P.M.
Area roundup: Washington eliminates top-seeded Vanderbilt in NCAA baseball regionals
Jack Meggs hit a two-run home run in the eighth inning, and Washington rallied to oust No. 1 seed Vanderbilt 9-8 from the NCAA’s Nashville Regional on Saturday night in …
FRIDAY, JUNE 3, 2016, 9:36 P.M.
Vanderbilt pitcher Donny Everett drowns while fishing
Vanderbilt freshman pitcher Donny Everett drowned while fishing in Tennessee a day before the Commodores were to open the NCAA Regional on Friday. He was 19.
FRIDAY, JUNE 3, 2016, 8:34 P.M.
NCAA regional baseball: Bush’s homer gives UC Santa Barbara win over Washington
Austin Bush homered to lead off the bottom of the 14th inning Friday as UC Santa Barbara edged Washington 3-2 to open the NCAA Regional in Nashville, Tennessee.
THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2016, 5:10 P.M.
College baseball: Three Cougars honored on Pac-12 team
Washington State second baseman Trek Stemp was named to the All-Pac-12 Conference baseball team and two teammates received honorable mention nods, the conference announced Thursday.
MONDAY, MAY 30, 2016, 6:40 P.M.
College baseball: Texas fires Augie Garrido
Augie Garrido, the winningest coach in college baseball history, is out after 20 seasons at Texas. The decision Monday comes after the Longhorns’ first losing season since 1998. Texas will …
SUNDAY, MAY 29, 2016, 8:56 P.M.
SEC, ACC combine for 13 of 16 NCAA baseball tourney sites
Texas A&M, Florida and LSU lead a pack of seven Southeastern Conference schools chosen as regional hosts for the NCAA Division I baseball tournament.
SUNDAY, MAY 29, 2016, 7:34 P.M.
Area roundup: UW loses Pac-12 baseball showdown to Utah 21-7
Utah batted around and scored five runs in four different innings in beating Washington 21-7 on Sunday in a showdown in Salt Lake City that determined the Pac-12 regular-season title …
SATURDAY, MAY 28, 2016, 8:28 P.M.
College baseball: Saint Mary’s defeats Gonzaga for WCC Championship
Jackson Thoreson’s three-run homer to right-center highlighted a six-run second inning Saturday as Saint Mary’s won the West Coast Conference Baseball Championship with a 13-4 win over Gonzaga in Stockton, …
FRIDAY, MAY 27, 2016, 11:48 P.M.
College baseball: Tyler Frost’s home run in 10th inning gives Gonzaga shot at WCC Championship
Chris Baker’s run-scoring triple in the ninth inning Friday allowed the Washington Huskies to tie for first place in the Pac-12 Conference with a 5-4 victory over Utah in Salt …
TUESDAY, MAY 24, 2016, 9:30 P.M.
DeSales captures 2B softball regional title
DeSales defeated Dayton 4-1 to win the 2B softball regional title at Merkel Complex on Tuesday.
SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2016, 10:23 P.M.
College baseball: San Diego stops Gonzaga from taking WCC title outright
Bryson Brigman drove in three runs Saturday as San Diego (27-29, 13-14) kept visiting Gonzaga from winning the West Coast Conference baseball title outright with a 10-4 victory.
FRIDAY, MAY 20, 2016, 11:31 P.M.
College baseball: Gonzaga clinches at least tie for WCC title
Eli Morgan pitched a complete-game shutout and Justin Jacobs drove in three runs Friday as Gonzaga clinched at least a share of the West Coast Conference title with an 8-0 …
THURSDAY, MAY 19, 2016, 10:30 P.M.
College roundup: Gonzaga uses four-run eighth to sneak past host San Diego for 7-6 WCC baseball victory
Sam Brown drew a bases-loaded walk to cap a four-run rally in the eighth inning and the visiting Gonzaga Bulldogs held on for a 7-6 West Coast Conference baseball victory …
SUNDAY, MAY 15, 2016, 8:33 P.M.
Small Rhode Island school proving self in big-time baseball
The Bryant Bulldogs held preseason baseball practices in freezing temperatures on a lacrosse field with snow pushed off to the side.
SUNDAY, MAY 15, 2016, 7:32 P.M.
Area roundup: GU sweeps Loyola Marymount, clinches conference baseball tournament berth
Patrick Chung’s two-run single in the 12th inning gave Gonzaga a 9-7 victory over Loyola Marymount on Sunday in Los Angeles and the Bulldogs clinched a berth in the West …
SATURDAY, MAY 14, 2016, 10:35 P.M.
College baseball: Washington State wins second straight at Washington
Ian Hamilton pitched six solid innings and J.J. Hancock capped a five-run third inning with a two-run single Saturday as Washington State clinched a series win with a 7-2 win …
FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2016, 10:31 P.M.
College baseball: Gonzaga moves into tie for first in West Coast Conference
Brandon Bailey pitched a complete-game seven-hitter, striking out 10 and walking none, as Gonzaga moved into a tie for first place in West Coast Conference baseball with a 4-1 victory …