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April 19, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Mercer and Stetson completed Atlantic Sun Baseball weekend sweeps as the Bears defeated Northern Kentucky, while Stetson beat Lipscomb for their first sweep of the season.
April 18, 2014
MACON, Ga. - In Friday's Atlantic Sun Baseball games Kennesaw State defeated USC Upstate, while FGCU and North Florida split a doubleheader. In the night cap Stetson defeated Lipscomb.
April 17, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Mercer, Kennesaw State, Jacksonville and Stetson landed conference wins Thursday in Atlantic Sun Baseball action. The Hatters came from behind to defeat Lipscomb.
April 17, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Atlantic Sun league play continues with an early start to the week as first-place Lipscomb heads south to DeLand for a battle with Stetson.
April 15, 2014
MACON, Ga. – Take a look into the Atlantic Sun Baseball record books has several key career records approaching as well as a handful of single-season records up for grabs.
April 14, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Kennesaw State's Max Pentecost joined Jacksonville's Justin Russell and Mercer's Eric Nyquist as the recipients of the Atlantic Sun Baseball Weekly Awards, announced by the league office.
April 13, 2014
MACON, Ga. - ETSU and Kennesaw State landed the conference series sweep on Sunday, while Jacksonville, Mercer and Northern Kentucky also garnered wins in Atlantic Sun Baseball.
April 12, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb, ETSU, Kennesaw State, FGCU and USC Upstate collected Atlantic Sun Baseball victories in Saturday's conference action.
April 11, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb landed a 4-2 win vs. Mercer to take over the top spot in the Atlantic Sun Baseball standings, while USC Upstate, FGCU, Kennesaw State and ETSU picked up wins on Friday.
April 11, 2014
MACON, Ga. - We have put together some of the best tweets from the past week to relive the accomplishments throughout the conference in words and pictures.
April 11, 2014
MACON, Ga. - A battle for first place in the Atlantic Sun highlights conference action this weekend as Mercer travels to Nashville to square off against Lipscomb.
April 09, 2014
MACON, Ga. - It was a winning night for Atlantic Sun teams in non-conference play as the league combined to go 6-3. A mix of big offensive nights and excellent pitching led to victories.
April 08, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Three Atlantic Sun Baseball teams picked up non-conference victories on Tuesday night. Mercer, Stetson and USC Upstate earned wins, while Jacksonville fell to Florida A&M.
April 07, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb snagged both Atlantic Sun Baseball Weekly Awards as Josh Lee and Hunter Brothers combined for the conference honors, announced Monday by the league office.
April 06, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Among the four games played Sunday in Atlantic Sun Baseball action Lipscomb secured a three-game sweep over ETSU. Stetson, North Florida and Kennesaw State all won to avoid sweeps.
April 05, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Saturday's Atlantic Sun Baseball action saw FGCU rally in the ninth to walk-off with the win. Mercer swept a doubleheader from USC Upstate, while Lipscomb shutout ETSU.
April 04, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Four A-Sun Baseball conference series began on Friday as FGCU,Mercer and Lipscomb maintained their lead on top of the standings. Jacksonville won game one of the River City Rumble.
April 04, 2014
MACON, Ga. - We have put together some of the best tweets from the past week to relive the accomplishments throughout the conference in words and pictures.
April 04, 2014
MACON, Ga. - The top-three teams at the conference standings host Atlantic Sun baseball series this weekend as they look to remain towards the top of the league.
April 02, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Four Atlantic Sun baseball teams landed non-conference victories with FGCU and Kennesaw State capturing road wins. Stetson and Northern Kentucky secured home wins.
April 01, 2014
MACON, Ga. - ETSU, Mercer and Stetson landed non-conference victories on Tuesday as the Buccaneers and Bears corralled road victories, while Stetson defended its home field.
March 31, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Opening Day of the 2014 Major League Baseball season begins on Monday with 11 former Atlantic Sun players populating rosters around the league.
March 31, 2014
MACON, Ga. - ETSU's Clinton Freeman and Mercer's Dimitri Kourtis landed the Atlantic Sun Baseball Weekly Awards, announced Monday by the league office.
March 30, 2014
MACON, Ga. - In Sunday's Atlantic Sun Baseball action, Mercer secured two wins, while Lipscomb, Northern Kentucky and Jacksonville landed a victory in conference action.
March 29, 2014
MACON, Ga. - In Saturday's conference action in Atlantic Sun Baseball, North Florida, FGCU, ETSU, Jacksonville and USC Upstate collected victories.
March 28, 2014
MACON, Ga. - On a rain soaked day around the league, Lipscomb, Kennesaw State and ETSU came away with conference victories in Atlantic Sun Baseball play on Friday night.
March 28, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Five conference series continues A-Sun league play this weekend as eight games are set for ASun.TV including all three games for both the ETSU - NKU and FGCU - Stetson series.
March 27, 2014
MACON, Ga. – Regular season titles in men’s and women’s soccer and men’s and women’s basketball have FGCU in the lead for the 2013-14 Atlantic Sun Conference All-Sports championship.
March 26, 2014
MACON, Ga. - In Atlantic Sun Baseball non-conference action, Northern Kentucky and Stetson picked up victories on Wednesday.
March 25, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Mercer picked up its 20th win of the season on Tuesday night as the Bears took down No. 23 Georgia Tech 4-1 at Russ Chandler Stadium.
March 24, 2014
MACON, Ga. - North Florida's Drew Weeks and FGCU's Michael Murray captured the Atlantic Sun Baseball Weekly Awards, announced Monday by the league office.
March 23, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Three Atlantic Sun Baseball Conference series concluded on Sunday with North Florida, Mercer and Lipscomb pickup up wins. Mercer has now won five straight conference games.
March 22, 2014
MACON, Ga. - A-Sun Conference play continued as FGCU remains the lone unbeaten team after collecting two wins. Northern Kentucky earned their first conference win of the year.
March 21, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Atlantic Sun Conference play continued on Friday as FGCU and ETSU picked up their first conference wins. North Florida, Mercer and Lipscomb also secured victories.
March 21, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Atlantic Sun Baseball league play continues this weekend with a full slate as all ten teams face conference foes. Mercer sits in first place and travels to Jacksonville.
March 19, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Northern Kentucky, ETSU and North Florida captured non-conference wins Wednesday night for Atlantic Sun Baseball. Norse set new school-record with 20 hits.
March 18, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb was the only team to record a victory in Atlantic Sun Baseball action on Tuesday. The Bisons defeated MTSU at Dugan Field to improve to 13-9 on the season.
March 17, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Mercer's Michael Massi and FGCU's Michael Murray landed the Atlantic Sun Baseball Weekly Awards, announced Monday by the league office.
March 16, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Walk-offs were the theme for A-Sun Baseball teams on Sunday as North Florida and FGCU recorded wins. Sunday's victory gave the Ospreys a series win over USC Upstate.
March 15, 2014
MACON, Ga. - In A-Sun Conference play Mercer bounced back from Friday's loss to Kennesaw State with two wins today over the Owls. Lipscomb and UNF also get conference wins.
March 14, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb extended their winning streak to nine Friday night defeating Jacksonville in the A-Sun opener. Kennesaw State and USC Upstate also recorded conference wins.
March 14, 2014
MACON, Ga. - After a full month of non-conference play, Atlantic Sun league series begin this weekend for six teams as conference teams look to dethrone Mercer as A-Sun Regular Season Champions.
March 12, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Stetson defeated the No. 13 Miami (FL) to give the Hatters their first win against a ranked opponent this year. Mercer, North Florida and Kennesaw State also won.
March 11, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb set a new school record with their eighth straight victory defeating Austin Peay in midweek action. Mercer was the other A-Sun team to record a win.
March 10, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb's Drew Adams and Stetson's Taylor Cockrell secured the Atlantic Sun Baseball Weekly Awards, announced Monday by the league office.
March 09, 2014
MACON, Ga. - On Sunday the Atlantic Sun Baseball season continued with Stetson sweeping Siena while North Florida and USC Upstate celebrated one-run victories.
March 08, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb Head Coach Jeff Forehand notched career-win No. 400 on Saturday as his team swept a doubleheader against Oakland. FGCU sweeps Manhattan.
March 07, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Friday night Jacksonville took down their second top-20 team of the season as the Dolphins defeated No. 17 Indiana at home to open the weekend.
March 06, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Atlantic Sun Baseball action continues this weekend as seven conference teams are on their home field, while North Florida and Mercer face Southeastern Conference foes.
March 05, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Mercer continued their great start to the A-Sun Baseball season with a victory on the road. USC Upstate, Lipscomb and ETSU also collect wins.
March 03, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb's Grant Massey secured the Atlantic Sun Baseball Player of the Week honor, while FGCU's Michael Murray and Jacksonville's Alex McRae shared the Pitcher of the Week accolade.
March 02, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb and Jacksonville secured their second win in a row Sunday while Kennesaw State loses 17 inning thriller, the longest game in KSU Division I era.
March 01, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Jacksonville blanked Winthrop for second win while Northern Kentucky picked up their second consecutive one run victory Saturday night at Georgia State.
February 28, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Kennesaw State picked up their seventh win of the season as Atlantic Sun Baseball teams hit the diamond Friday night. The Owls scored 10 runs in the win.
February 27, 2014
MACON, Ga. - FGCU landed the third victory for the Atlantic Sun against a nationally-ranked team with a 2-1 win at No. 19 Florida on Thursday night.
February 27, 2014
MACON, Ga. - After two weeks of action, Mercer leads the pack of Atlantic Sun Baseball teams with a perfect 9-0 record. The Bears currently lead the nation in wins and sit at No. 1 in the Warren Nolan RPI.
February 25, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Twelve innings were needed to decided the Kennesaw State and Georgia Tech contest, but the Owls landed the knockout punch with a 5-3 victory against the Yellow Jackets.
February 24, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Mercer's Sasha Lagarde and ETSU's Will Chesney collected the Atlantic Sun Baseball weekly awards, announced Monday by the league office.
February 23, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Comebacks were a theme on Sunday for Atlantic Sun baseball teams including victories over ACC and SEC opponents. ETSU wins at Auburn.
February 22, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb used their biggest offensive game of the season to help secure first win of 2014. Mercer remains perfect with another victory.
February 22, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Stetson gets their first win of the year and become first A-Sun team to defeat an ACC opponent while Mercer remained unbeaten in 2014.
February 21, 2014
MACON, Ga. - The opening week of the 2014 Atlantic Sun Baseball season saw two wins against Top-25 opponents with Jacksonville defeating No. 19 TCU and USC Upstate taking down No. 25 Kentucky.
February 19, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Mercer cruised to a 10-2 win vs. Florida A&M to remain undefeated with a 5-0 record on Wednesday.
February 18, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Kennesaw State defeated Georgia in Athens to give the Atlantic Sun its third signature victory in the past three days. Mercer and USC Upstate also posted wins in Tuesday's action.
February 17, 2014
MACON, Ga. - USC Upstate earned the Atlantic Sun its second win against a top-25 opponent in as many days as the Spartans downed No. 25 Kentucky, 8-6. Erik Samples led the way with three RBI.
February 17, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Kennesaw State's Max Pentecost and Jacksonville's Justin Russell corralled the Atlantic Sun Baseball opening weekly awards, announced Monday by the league office.
February 16, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Two more Atlantic Sun teams celebrated their first win of 2014 including Jacksonville defeating No. 19 TCU in Fort Worth, Texas.
February 15, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Three Atlantic Sun baseball teams captured their first win of the 2014 season on Saturday. FGCU and UNF add wins on second day.
February 14, 2014
MACON, Ga. - The 2014 A-Sun baseball season opened today with five teams in action. FGCU and North Florida got off to winning starts.
February 14, 2014
The A-Sun Insider sat down with Commissioner Ted Gumbart to get his thoughts on a number of winter and spring-sport related topics. Below are Commissioner Gumbart's thoughts on.......
February 14, 2014
MACON, Ga. - The 2014 Atlantic Sun Baseball season begins on Friday with six teams in action, while all ten teams participate in the opening weekend of games.
February 12, 2014
MACON, Ga. - The A-Sun office looks at the top returning student-athletes for home runs in the 2013 season as Mercer's Nick Backlund belted 13 homers last season.
February 11, 2014
Today, we take a look at the top returning student-athletes for appearances in the 2013 season with Mercer's Dimitri Kourtis garnering the top spot with 34 appearances last season.
February 10, 2014
MACON, Ga. - With the start of the 2014 Atlantic Sun Baseball season right around the corner, the A-Sun is taking a look at some of the top returning student-athletes from around the league.
February 06, 2014
MACON, Ga. – A lineup of A-Sun baseball and softball games, including the A-Sun Championship final for both, has been added to the conference’s spring schedule of original content available on ESPN3.
February 03, 2014
KENNESAW, Ga. – Kennesaw State junior catcher Max Pentecost has been named to Baseball America's Preseason Second Team All-American list, it was announced on Monday morning.
January 31, 2014
MACON, Ga. - The 2014 Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball season is only two weeks away with first pitch set for Feb. 14th. Take a look at each team's schedule with the A-Sun breakdown.
January 29, 2014
MACON, Ga. - Mercer enters the 2014 Atlantic Sun Baseball season as the clear favorite to take the conference crown as the Bears own seven first-place votes from the league coaches.
January 09, 2014
MACON, Ga. - The Atlantic Sun Conference announced promotions for two members of the conference office team, elevating them to full-time status.
January 03, 2014
DELAND, Fla. - Longtime Stetson baseball head coach Pete Dunn, along with six others, were inducted into the American Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame at the 2014 ABCA Hall of Fame Banquet.
January 02, 2014
MACON, Ga. - The Atlantic Sun Conference wants to hear the opinion of its fans, student-athletes and everyone else as we begin the process of redesigning AtlanticSun.org.
December 18, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Three Atlantic Sun Baseball student-athletes landed on the NCBWA Preseason All-America teams, announced Wednesday by the organization.
November 26, 2013
MACON, GA - The Atlantic Sun Conference has joined Pinterest and we ask you the fans to check it out as we pin things around the league.
November 05, 2013
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Former A-Sun baseball stars, Caleb Joseph and Adam Brett Walker II, landed big time honors as they were tabbed the Topps/MILB Players of the Year for their respective leagues.
October 24, 2013
The NCAA released its annual Graduation Success Rate reports and the A-Sun numbers continue to rise as its member institutions boast multiple reports equal to or above the record-high national averages.
October 03, 2013
MACON, Ga. - At the conclusion of the 2013 Major League Baseball season, 12 former student-athletes from Atlantic Sun teams saw playing time on a MLB roster with four reaching postseason play.
September 06, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The 2012-13 academic year saw great success for Atlantic Sun teams, student-athletes, coaches and the league at large. As a result, a record number of people visited AtlanticSun.org.
August 22, 2013
KENNESAW, Ga. – KSU baseball junior catcher Max Pentecost named the Perfect Game College Summer Player of the Year, announced on Wednesday by Kendall Rogers of PerfectGame.org.
August 09, 2013
MONUMENT BEACH, Mass. - After a stand-out summer in the Cape Cod Baseball League, Kennesaw State catcher Max Pentecost has won the Pat Sorenti MVP award, it was announced on Thursday.
August 06, 2013
MACON, Ga. – After a record setting 43-win season, Mercer head coach Craig Gibson was named one of the nation's top-10 rising head coaches on Tuesday evening according to PerfectGame.org.
July 26, 2013
MACON, Ga. - FGCU's Azul topped Northern Kentucky's Victor E. Viking in the finals of the Atlantic Sun Most Valuable Mascot Challenge with a total of 5,844 votes.
July 22, 2013
FGCU's Azul claimed the semifinal round of the Most Valuable Mascot Challenge to advance to the final round. Azul received 1,872 votes to finish ahead of Northern Kentucky's Victor E. Viking.
July 19, 2013
MACON, Ga. – New champions, records and program firsts were all forged in the 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball season as Mercer won its first-ever A-Sun Regular-Season Title.
July 19, 2013
Four mascots advanced from the opening round of the Atlantic Sun Most Valuable Mascot Challenge with the reigning champion - Victor E. Viking - taking the top spot with 1,243 votes ahead of FGCU's Azul.
July 18, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The Atlantic Sun's baseball student-athletes continued to make waves this summer with several participating in collegiate wooden bat summer league all-star games.
July 11, 2013
MACON, Ga. - With the Major League All-Star Break coming next week, nine former student-athletes from Atlantic Sun teams have seen playing time on a MLB roster with several having career years.
July 09, 2013
FORT MYERS, Fla. – Former FGCU pitcher and the 2010 National Player of the Year, Chris Sale was named to his second Major League Baseball All-Star Game over the weekend.
July 02, 2013
MACON, Ga. – More than 64 percent of the student-athletes in the A-Sun posted a 3.0 grade point average or better during the 2012-13 competition season, including a high of 73 percent by Stetson University.
July 01, 2013
MACON, Ga. - As we recap the 2012-13 seasons, the Atlantic Sun wants to see some of the fan photos from the stands at the conference championships. Tag a photo you took on Instagram with #ASunAlbum.
July 01, 2013
DURHAM, N.C. - Stetson's Patrick Mazeika and North Florida's Corbin Olmstead landed on their third Freshman All-American Team as Baseball America announced their squad on Monday morning.
July 01, 2013
MACON, Ga. – The Atlantic Sun Conference announces its 2013-14 championship schedule, following the final determination of several sites by the conference membership.
June 26, 2013
MACON, Ga. - With the conclusion of the 2013 NCAA Baseball College World Series, take a look at where Atlantic Sun baseball teams and student-athletes ranked in the final national statistics.
June 13, 2013
MORGANTOWN, W. Va. - ETSU's Kerry Doane and Mercer's Nick Backlund continued to rack up national honors for the Atlantic Sun as both were named Second Team NCBWA All-Americans.
June 11, 2013
MACON, Ga. – A dozen teams from seven A-Sun schools posted perfect scores and all teams in the A-Sun earned above the standard multi-year score for 2011-12 in the NCAA’s ninth annual APR report.
June 11, 2013
FORT MYERS, Fla. – FGCU Director of Athletics Ken Kavanagh has been named an Under Armour Athletics Director of the Year it was announced on Monday by the NACDA.
June 10, 2013
DALLAS - North Florida's Donnie Dewees and Corbin Olmstead as well as Stetson's Patrick Mazeika earned spots on the 2013 National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Freshman All-American Team.
June 07, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Follow along as the Atlantic Sun Conference records each pick of the member institutions in the 2013 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
June 06, 2013
SECAUCUS, N.J. - The Los Angeles Dodgers selected Jacksonville University’s Chris Anderson in the first round of the 2013 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
June 05, 2013
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Recipients of several of the A-Sun's most prestigious awards were honored to conclude day two of the A-Sun's spring meetings Wednesday evening.
June 05, 2013
TUCSON, Ariz. - Eight Atlantic Sun baseball freshmen landed on the Louisville Slugger Freshmen All-America Team, announced today by the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.
June 01, 2013
STARKVILLE, Miss. – No. 3 Mercer baseball team dug deep to erase a four-run deficit, but in the end the rally wasn't enough in a 6-5 11-inning elimination game defeat against No. 4 Central Arkansas.
June 01, 2013
NASHVILLE – Georgia Tech scored a run in three of the first five innings and Buck Farmer tossed six scoreless frames as the Yellow Jackets eliminated ETSU from the Nashville Regional.
May 31, 2013
NASHVILLE – Vanderbilt got all the offense they needed in the bottom of the first and the second-ranked Commodores cruised to a 9-1 victory over ETSU in front of a sell-out crowd of 3,503.
May 31, 2013
STARKVILLE, Miss. – The No. 3 Mercer baseball team fell behind early and couldn't muster a late rally in an eventual 9-4 loss in its 2013 NCAA Tournament opener against No. 2 South Alabama.
May 30, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Mercer is making its second appearance in regional play over the past four seasons, while ETSU is making its first appearance since 1981 in NCAA postseason play.
May 30, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Almost two months through the 2013 Major League Baseball season and nine former student-athletes from A-Sun teams have appeared on a MLB roster with several having career years.
May 29, 2013
DURHAM, N.C. – ETSU senior right-handed pitcher Kerry Doane (Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.) was named one of 30 semifinalists for the Golden Spikes Award, announced USA Baseball on Tuesday.
May 27, 2013
MACON, Ga. - For the second time in the last three seasons, multiple Atlantic Sun Baseball teams will continue their seasons in the NCAA Regionals as ETSU and Mercer had their names called on Monday.
May 26, 2013
DELAND, Fla. - For the first time in program history, ETSU claimed the Atlantic Sun Championship crown with a 7-2 victory in the final vs. Kennesaw State to advance to the NCAA Regional.
May 26, 2013
DELAND, Fla. - Kennesaw State defeated North Florida 4-2 for the second-consecutive game in the final day of the 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship to clinch a berth in the championship game vs. ETSU.
May 25, 2013
DELAND, Fla. - Kennesaw State thwarted a late offensive surge by North Florida in the seventh inning to claim a 5-2 victory in day four of the 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship on Saturday.
May 25, 2013
DELAND, Fla. - ETSU centerfielder Andrew Green connected on a walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the ninth inning to defeat USC Upstate 4-3 in day four of the 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship on Saturday.
May 25, 2013
DELAND, Fla. – Kennesaw State scored four runs on two singles, a hit by pitch and an error in the top of the seventh to knock off Lipscomb 4-2 on day four of the 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship.
May 25, 2013
DELAND, Fla. – The USC Upstate bats were off to a hot start as the Spartans jumped on five runs in the top of the second inning as they routed top-seeded Mercer, 10-1.
May 24, 2013
DELAND, Fla. – North Florida pinch hitter Garrick Ferguson reached on a RBI fielder’s choice in the bottom of the 12th inning to secure a 8-7 victory over Kennesaw State.
May 24, 2013
DELAND, Fla. – ETSU scored three runs on a wild pitch and two RBI singles in the top of the 10th inning to defeat top-seeded Mercer 7-4 in the second round of the 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship.
May 24, 2013
DELAND, Fla. – Lipscomb put up three runs in the top of the first inning that proved to be enough to upset No. 2 seed FGCU, 3-2, on day three of the 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship.
May 23, 2013
DELAND, Fla. – USC Upstate claimed its first postseason win with a 6-0 shutout of tournament host Stetson in an elimination game at the 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship on Thursday.
May 23, 2013
DELAND, Fla. – A Lipscomb fielding error opened the offensive flood gates in the fifth inning for North Florida as the Ospreys scored six all of the team's runs in the fifth and sixth innings in a 6-1 victory.
May 22, 2013
DELAND, Fla. – Seventh-seeded Kennesaw State controlled a lead over FGCU for seven straight innings to take a 3-1 victory in the first round of the 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship.
May 22, 2013
DELAND, Fla. - The top-seeded Mercer Bears defeated USC Upstate, 12-6, in the 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship at Melching Field after trailing 5-1 through 3.5 innings to the Spartans.
May 22, 2013
DELAND, Fla. – ETSU’s Alex Reynolds singled up the middle to send in two runs and claim a 4-3 victory over Stetson in the bottom of the 11th inning in game one of the 2013 A-Sun Baseball Championship.
May 22, 2013
MACON, GA – The A-Sun continues its partnership with Enthuse to create a fan loyalty rewards program with a First Pitch Challenge during the A-Sun Baseball Championships, May 22-26, in DeLand, Fla.
May 22, 2013
MACON, Ga. – Florida Gulf Coast University completed its sweep of the Atlantic Sun Conference All-Sports races, claiming the Jesse C. Fletcher Trophy as the conference’s men’s all-sports champion.
May 21, 2013
MACON, Ga. – Mercer’s Chesny Young became the first Bear since 1985 to claim the Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball Player of the Year. ETSU's Kerry Doane was tabbed the Pitcher of the Year.
May 21, 2013
MACON, Ga. – The Atlantic Sun Conference honored Mercer's Brandon Barker as the 2013 Baseball Scholar-Athlete of the Year to highlight the league’s Academic All-Conference team.
May 20, 2013
MACON, Ga. - FGCU's Michael Suchy and Jacksonville's Chris Anderson capped the 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball Regular Season by winning the conference weekly awards, announced Monday by the league office.
May 18, 2013
MACON, Ga. - After the final weekend of Atlantic Sun Baseball action the seeding have been clinched for the A-Sun Championship with Mercer earning the top-seed and regular season title.
May 17, 2013
HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. – The No. 28 Mercer baseball team clinched at least a share of the Atlantic Sun Conference Regular Season Title following a gritty 9-5 comeback win over NKU.
May 16, 2013
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Behind a complete-game performance from senior righty Josh Cotham, the Lipscomb baseball team punched its postseason ticket with a 6-1 win vs. Kennesaw State.
May 16, 2013
MACON, Ga. – Florida Gulf Coast University is the Bill Bibb Trophy winner for the first time in the school’s history, edging ETSU to claim the 2012-13 Atlantic Sun All-Sports championship.
May 15, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Six teams have already locked up spots in the 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship; Mercer, FGCU, North Florida, ETSU, Kennesaw State and Stetson.
May 15, 2013
LUBBOCK, Texas – Two A-Sun starting pitchers were named to the National Pitcher of the Year Watch List by the College Baseball Hall of Fame; ETSU's Kerry Doane and Kennesaw State's Stephen Janas.
May 14, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Take a look where Atlantic Sun Baseball teams rank in the national polls and where some of the top student-athletes rank statistically among the best in the nation.
May 13, 2013
MACON, Ga. - FGCU's Sean Dwyer and ETSU's Kerry Doane captured their second career Atlantic Sun Baseball Weekly Awards, announced Monday by the league office.
May 12, 2013
MACON, Ga. – KSU clinched its spot in the upcoming A-Sun Championship in dramatic fashion on Sunday, topping USC Upstate 7-6 in the 10th inning within the friendly confines of Stillwell Baseball Stadium.
May 10, 2013
MACON, Ga. – ETSU clinched its spot in the upcoming A-Sun Championship as senior right-hander Kerry Doane led the Bucs to a 1-0 win against No. 21 Mercer on Friday night at Claude Smith Field.
May 10, 2013
DeLAND, Fla. - Stetson became the fifth team to lock up a spot in the 2013 Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball Championship with a 3-2 victory vs. Northern Kentucky on Friday night.
May 10, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Mercer, North Florida and FGCU have all clinched spots in the 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship. ETSU and Stetson can both lock up a spot in the championship on Friday.
May 07, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Mercer remained at No. 21 in the Perfect Game National Poll after an off-wee for finals, while also appearing in several other polls. North Florida received votes in two rankings.
May 07, 2013
MACON, Ga. – The fourth look into the Atlantic Sun Baseball record books has several key career records approaching as well as a handful of single-season records up for grabs.
May 06, 2013
MACON, Ga. - FGCU's Michael Suchy and Lipscomb's Josh Cotham both helped their teams to A-Sun series sweeps over the weekend and as a result earned the Atlantic Sun Baseball Weekly Awards.
May 05, 2013
DELAND, Fla. – The University of North Florida baseball team split a doubleheader with Stetson on Sunday afternoon at Melching Field at Conrad Park to clinch a spot in the A-Sun Conference Tournament.
May 05, 2013
FORT MYERS, Fla. – FGCU capped the weekend with a three-game sweep of Jacksonville on a 10-2 victory against the Dolphins to earn a spot in the 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship.
May 02, 2013
MACON, Ga. - With only three weekends remaining of conference play, North Florida continues to lead the Atlantic Sun Baseball standings at 14-4, while Mercer (15-6) and ETSU (13-8) are right behind the Ospreys.
May 01, 2013
MACON, Ga. - After one month of the 2013 Major League Baseball season, eight former student-athletes from Atlantic Sun teams have seen playing time on a MLB roster with several having career years.
April 30, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Take a look where Atlantic Sun Baseball teams rank in the national polls and where some of the top student-athletes rank statistically among the best in the nation.
April 29, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Mercer's Nick Backlund and FGCU's Ricky Knapp both helped their teams to conference series sweeps over the weekend and as a result earned the Atlantic Sun Baseball Weekly Awards.
April 27, 2013
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Despite a nearly three-hour long rain delay, the No. 23 Mercer baseball team hung on to defeat USC Upstate 8-7 on Saturday afternoon at Harley Park.
April 25, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The chase for the top seed in the 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship is starting to tighten as North Florida sits in the lead at 11-4 just ahead of Mercer at 12-6.
April 23, 2013
MACON, Ga. – The third look into the Atlantic Sun Baseball record books has several key career records approaching as well as a handful of single-season records up for grabs.
April 22, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Stetson's Patrick Mazeika and Kennesaw State's Steve Janas turned out top performances and as a result earned the Atlantic Sun Baseball Weekly Awards, announced Monday by the league office.
April 19, 2013
MACON, Ga. - North Florida sits in the lead in the Atlantic Sun Baseball standings at 9-3, while Mercer and ETSU own the most victories with identical 10-5 records.
April 16, 2013
MACON, Ga. – The second look into the Atlantic Sun Baseball record books has several key career records approaching as well as a handful of single-season records up for grabs.
April 15, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Mercer and ETSU both earned sweeps in Atlantic Sun baseball action over the weekend and as a result collected the A-Sun weekly honors, announced Monday by the league office.
April 12, 2013
MACON, Ga. - North Florida and FGCU own the baseball lead in the Atlantic Sun with identical 6-3 records. The Ospreys have a 4-2 record in conference home games, while the Eagles are 4-2 in road A-Sun games.
April 09, 2013
MACON, Ga. – The first look into the Atlantic Sun Baseball record books has several key career records approaching as well as a handful of single-season records up for grabs.
April 08, 2013
MACON, Ga. - For the third-straight week, a different UNF student-athlete earned the A-Sun Baseball Player of the Week honor as Drew Weeks claimed the accolade, while Corbin Olmstead took Pitcher of the Week honors.
April 04, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The Atlantic Sun has five baseball teams with at least 17 wins; Mercer (24), North Florida (21), FGCU (18), Kennesaw State (17) and USC Upstate (17), only four other conferences can claim that.
April 02, 2013
MACON, Ga. – Mercer baseball gave fans something to appreciate on Fan Appreciation Night Tuesday, blasting No. 10 Georgia Tech 10-1 at Claude Smith Field for another marque win this season.
April 01, 2013
MACON, Ga. - North Florida earned the Atlantic Sun Baseball Player of the Week honor with Donnie Dewees claiming the accolade, while KSU's Kevin Kyle captured his first career Pitcher of the Week award.
March 28, 2013
MACON, Ga. - After two weekends of Atlantic Sun Conference play, the “Peach State” owns the early lead with Mercer and Kennesaw State both at 4-2.
March 25, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The River City earned the Atlantic Sun Baseball Weekly Honors as North Florida's Corey Bass and Jacksonville's Chris Anderson took home the accolades, announced Monday.
March 18, 2013
MACON, Ga. - ETSU's freshman duo of Jeremy Taylor and Griffin Krieg earned the Atlantic Sun Baseball Weekly Honors, announced Monday by the league office.
March 14, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Conference play begins this weekend for four teams with Mercer at Kennesaw State and ETSU at USC Upstate. Over the past three seasons, FGCU and Stetson own the most league wins.
March 14, 2013
MACON, Ga. – FGCU claimed regular season titles in men’s and women’s soccer, volleyball and women’s basketball and leads the A-Sun All-Sports race following completion of the 2012-13 winter seasons.
March 11, 2013
MACON, Ga. - UNF's Tyler Marincov posted a monster week at the plate, while JU's Chris Anderson continued to strike out batters at a high rate as the River City duo earned the A-Sun weekly honors.
March 04, 2013
FORT MYERS, Fla. – Behind five RBI from junior Brandon Bednar and six innings of one-hit baseball from sophomore right-hander Zack Tillery, the No. 23 FGCU baseball team took down visiting Michigan
March 04, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Mercer is off to the best start in program history with an 11-1 record and after a 5-0 week the Bears swept the Atlantic Sun Baseball Weekly Honors, announced Monday by the league office.
March 02, 2013
After 12 long innings behind the plate Saturday night, Stetson sophomore Garrett Russini came to bat with a chance to give his team a much needed victory against Ohio State.
March 01, 2013
Going pitch for pitch with one of the most dominant pitchers in the NCAA, Chris Anderson (Lino Lakes, Minn.) lead the Dolphins to an exciting 5-3 win over the TCU Horned Frogs.
March 01, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Thirty nine games are scheduled over the next five days with a challenging set of opponents including seven 2012 NCAA Regional participants.
February 26, 2013
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of North Florida baseball team needed extra innings, but came away with a 7-6 victory over the University of Florida on Tuesday night.
February 26, 2013
AUBURN, Ala. – For the second week in a row the Kennesaw State baseball team has knocked off an SEC opponent as the Owls beat Auburn on Tuesday night 9-2 at Hitchcock Field.
February 25, 2013
MACON, Ga. - After an impressive three-game road sweep of No. 7 Florida Gators, FGCU also swept the Atlantic Sun Baseball Weekly Honors, announced Monday by the league office.
February 24, 2013
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Sean Dwyer hit a three-run homerun in the top of the 11th inning to propel Florida Gulf Coast to a 7-4 victory and complete a sweep of No. 7 Florida.
February 24, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. - ETSU's junior newcomer Dylan Tritsch capped off the sweep against Seton Hall with his two-out, walk-off single in the bottom of the 10th, lifting ETSU to a thrilling 4-3 extra-inning win.
February 23, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Chris Riopedre couldn’t had scripted it any better. With two outs and the game tied at eight, he took the first pitch he saw from Mike Genovese and belted a walk-off home run.
February 23, 2013
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – After taking down No. 7 Florida in the Friday night opener, the FGCU earned a series victory on Saturday, defeating the Gators, 8-3, on Saturday evening at McKethan Stadium.
February 22, 2013
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Atlantic Sun Preseason Pitcher of the Year junior right-hander Ricky Knapp tossed a complete-game against No. 7 Florida, leading the Eagles to an 8-2 victory in the series opener.
February 22, 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Clinton Freeman and Andrew Green packed the one-two punch, and Kerry Doane tossed a complete game, as ETSU picked up its fourth straight win with a 7-3 score vs. Seton Hall.
February 22, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Thirty games are scheduled in A-Sun baseball this weekend with FGCU travelling to No. 7 Florida for a three-game series. The Gators advanced to last year’s College World Series.
February 20, 2013
ATHENS, Ga. – Kennesaw State baseball would rely on a ninth inning rally in order to beat Georgia at Foley Field on Wednesday night in Athens.
February 18, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The opening weekend of play for A-Sun baseball teams had several top performers, but ETSU's Clinton Freeman and Jacksonville's Chris Anderson lay claim to the best.
February 17, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Three A-Sun Baseball teams ended opening weekend with a bang with Mercer defeating Notre Dame, FGCU grabbing a win vs. St. John's and ETSU claiming a victory vs. Penn State.
February 16, 2013
MACON, Ga. - On just the second day of the Atlantic Sun Baseball season three teams landed victories over squads from the Big East, Big Ten and Big 12.
February 15, 2013
MACON, Ga. - Atlantic Sun baseball found three key results on opening day with FGCU defeating Saint John's, North Florida beating West Virginia and Mercer finding a win vs. Ohio State.
February 14, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The opening week of play for Atlantic Sun baseball teams features several marquee games as five games are scheduled against four 2012 NCAA Tournament participants.
February 14, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The 2013 A-Sun Baseball season begins on Friday, Feb. 15th and as a preview, the A-Sun is taking a look at the top returning pitchers in the conference with the most wins from last year.
February 13, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball season begins on Friday, Feb. 15th and as a preview, the A-Sun is taking a look at the top returning hitters in the conference with the highest batting average.
February 12, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The 2013 A-Sun Baseball season begins on Friday, Feb. 15th and as a preview, the A-Sun is taking a look at the top returning pitchers in the conference with the most wins from last year.
February 11, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball season begins on Friday, Feb. 15th and as a preview, the A-Sun is taking a look at the top returning hitters in the conference with the highest batting average.
February 08, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball season begins on Friday, Feb. 15th and as a preview, the A-Sun is taking a look at the top returning pitchers in the conference with the most wins from last year.
February 07, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball season begins on Friday, Feb. 15th and as a preview, the A-Sun is taking a look at the top returning hitters in the conference with the highest batting average.
February 06, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball season begins on Friday, Feb. 15th and as a preview, the A-Sun is taking a look at the top returning pitchers in the conference with the most wins from last year.
February 05, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball season begins on Friday, Feb. 15th and as a preview, the A-Sun is taking a look at the top returning hitters in the conference with the highest batting average.
February 04, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The 2013 Atlantic Sun Baseball season begins on Friday, Feb. 15th and as a preview, the A-Sun is taking a look at the top returning pitchers in the conference with the most wins from last year.
January 31, 2013
MACON, Ga. – For the second time in the past three seasons, FGCU and Mercer shared the top spot in the Atlantic Sun Baseball Preseason Coaches Poll. The two teams previously tied in the 2011 poll.
January 29, 2013
MACON, Ga. – Mercer and USC Upstate both received votes in the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) Division I Preseason Poll, released on Tuesday morning.
January 29, 2013
DELAND, Fla. - Stetson University baseball coach Pete Dunn has earned college baseball’s highest honor, election to the American Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame.
January 29, 2013
MACON, Ga. - The Atlantic Sun Conference wants to hear the fan voice for the 2013 Preseason Baseball All-Conference Awards. Go to our Facebook Page to vote.
January 06, 2013
HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. – Former Northern Kentucky University baseball coach Bill Aker was inducted into the American Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame at a ceremony in Chicago on Jan. 4.
December 14, 2012
IRVING, Texas - Mercer's Nick Backlund and USC Upstate's Chad Sobotka landed on the NCBWA Preseason All-American Team, announced Wednesday by the organization.
October 04, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Eight former Atlantic Sun baseball student-athletes finished up the 2012 Major League Baseball regular season with most setting career-highs or making their MLB debuts.
September 27, 2012
MACON, Ga. - The A-Sun and ESPN are teaming up to deliver exclusive basketball, baseball and softball content in 2013 on its live multi-screen sports network, ESPN3, and via WatchESPN.
September 17, 2012
Make sure to follow all of the Atlantic Sun Conference Social Media Platforms; Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, to keep up to date with A-Sun news and results.
August 14, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Eight former Atlantic Sun baseball student-athletes are currently on Major League Baseball rosters and making their impacts for the clubs this season.
August 06, 2012
KENNESAW, Ga. - Former Kennesaw State baseball standout Chad Jenkins was promoted from AA New Hampshire to fill a spot in the Toronto Blue Jays big league bullpen.
August 03, 2012
After receiving the most votes in the opening round and semifinals, Northern Kentucky's Victor E. Viking defeated North Florida's Ozzie the Osprey to claim the title of the A-Sun's Most Valuable Mascot.
August 01, 2012
MACON, Ga. - After two grueling rounds only two Atlantic Sun Mascots remain in the Most Valuable Mascot Challenge; Victor E. Viking and Ozzie the Osprey.
July 25, 2012
MACON, Ga. - The Atlantic Sun's baseball student-athletes continued to make waves this summer with several participating in collegiate wooden bat summer league all-star games.
July 24, 2012
Victor E. Viking, Ozzie the Osprey, LU Bison and Bucky advanced to the semifinals of the A-Sun Most Valuable Mascot Challenge and now need your vote on Twitter
July 19, 2012
The Atlantic Sun office wants to know who you think is the best mascot in the conference. Fans can vote on our Facebook Page in hopes of advancing their mascot to the next round.
July 18, 2012
MACON, Ga. – For the second-straight season, the Atlantic Sun Conference baseball teams utilized a strong season to land a spot in the top-10 of the NCAA RPI Conference Rankings at No. 10.
July 02, 2012
FORT MYERS, Fla. – Former FGCU baseball All-American and 2010 Collegiate Baseball Player of the Year Chris Sale will represent the Chicago White Sox in the 2012 MLB All-Star Game.
July 01, 2012
MACON, Ga. – Northern Kentucky University has become the Atlantic Sun Conference’s newest member. Here is a quick rundown of what you need to know about NKU athletics.
June 28, 2012
MACON, Ga. – More than 65 percent of the student-athletes in the A-Sun posted a 3.0 grade point average or better during the 2011-12 competition season, establishing a new record for academic excellence.
June 25, 2012
MT. PLEASANT, Mich. - Led by Stetson' Robbie Powell and Mercer's Nick Backlund, the Atlantic Sun earned six spots on the ABCA/Rawlings All-South Region team, announced on Friday.
June 25, 2012
MACON, Ga. – Driven by growth in media systems and demands and additional championship sports, the A-Sun office operates under a new internal structure as it begins its 34th year in NCAA Division I athletics.
June 22, 2012
MACON, Ga. – All-Sports races, video distribution, sportsmanship, sport-specific policies, championships and committee participation were topics at the recent 2012 A-Sun Spring Meetings in Daytona Beach, Fla.
June 21, 2012
MACON, Ga. – The full schedule and locations for the 2012-13 Atlantic Sun Championships were announced today by the league office, after the membership recently approved several sites.
June 20, 2012
MACON, Ga. – Mercer University alumnus and former baseball standout Joe Pettini was named to the eight-member coaching staff of the National League team
June 11, 2012
DALLAS – USC Upstate relief pitcher Chad Sobotka was named to the 2012 NCBWA Freshman All-American Team on Monday - his second such honor of the season.
June 06, 2012
MACON, Ga. – Mercer freshman third baseman Chesny Young and USC Upstate relief pitcher Chad Sobotka were voted onto the 2012 Louisville Slugger Freshmen All-American Team.
June 06, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Follow along as the Atlantic Sun Conference records each pick of the member institutions in the 2012 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
June 05, 2012
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - JU's Adam Brett Walker was selected 97th overall pick by the Minnesota Twins in the third round of 2012 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
June 05, 2012
DeLand, Fla. - Stetson's relief pitcher Tucker Donahue (Coral Springs, Fla.) was selected 145th overall in the fourth round of the 2012 MLB Draft.
June 05, 2012
KENNESAW, Ga. – With the 183rd overall pick in the 2012 Major League Baseball draft, the Arizona Diamondbacks selected Kennesaw State catcher Ronnie Freeman in the fifth round.
June 05, 2012
Fans will determine which of the following A-Sun performances/events was the most notable in May. Cast your vote now at the Atlantic Sun Insider blog. The winner claims May's Crons Achiever Award.
June 05, 2012
WICHITA, Kan. – Five of college baseball's top relief specialists have been selected as finalists for the eighth annual National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year Award.
June 02, 2012
BATON ROUGE, La. – The Belmont baseball team (39-24) fell to Louisiana Monroe (32-29) by a score of 6-3 on Saturday afternoon, eliminating the Bruins from the 2012 NCAA Regional Championships.
June 01, 2012
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - JU baseball junior Dan Gulbransen earned a national honor for his strong work in the classroom by being named first team Capital One Academic All-America.
June 01, 2012
Tucson, Ariz. - Mercer's Nick Backlund and Stetson's Robbie Powell both landed on the 2012 Louisville Slugger All-America Teams, announced Thursday morning.
June 01, 2012
BATON ROUGE, La. – The Belmont baseball team (39-23) dropped NCAA Baton Rouge Regional opener, falling to Oregon State (39-18) by a score of 2-1 on Friday afternoon.
May 31, 2012
BATON ROUGE, La. - After capturing the 2012 A-Sun Championship title for the second-straight season, Belmont faces Oregon State on Friday in the 2012 NCAA Baton Rouge Regional at 3 p.m. ET.
May 30, 2012
MACON, Ga. – To celebrate Belmont's second consecutive A-Sun baseball championship, Bruins fans should visit ASunStore.com for the newly available 2012 A-Sun Baseball Championship gear.
May 30, 2012
NEW ORLEANS, La. - Cox Sports Television and Jumbo Sports Network have been awarded the exclusive television rights to the 2012 NCAA Baseball Baton Rouge Regional.
May 28, 2012
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Belmont, the three seed in the four-team NCAA Baton Rouge Regional, will play Oregon State in the first game of the tournament on Friday.
May 26, 2012
DELAND, Fla. - The top-seeded Belmont Bruins defeated Kennesaw State 10-4 in the 2012 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship Final to capture their second-straight title.
May 26, 2012
One of the hardest things to do in team sports is to win a double-elimination baseball tournament. The biggest reason for that is the pressure it puts on a team’s pitching staff.
May 26, 2012
DeLand, Fla. – Kennesaw State first baseman Andy Chriscaden tied an A-Sun Baseball Championship record Saturday afternoon, becoming the first player in 29 years to drive in seven runs.
May 25, 2012
DeLand, Fla. – Top-seeded Belmont (38-22) used a two-run double from shortstop Jared Breen in the bottom of the seventh inning Friday evening at Melching Field at Conrad Park.
May 25, 2012
With just two games separating the No. 1 seed and the No. 6 seed heading into the championship most observers saw the tournament shaping up as one of the most competitive in A-Sun history.
May 25, 2012
DeLand, Fla. – Third-seeded Kennesaw State (33-24) scored four runs in the bottom of the eighth inning to erase a 4-1 deficit and eliminate sixth-seeded host Stetson.
May 25, 2012
Two years stick out in the Kennesaw State annals; 1994 and 1996. Those are the years that Head Coach Mike Sansing and the Owls won the NAIA and NCAA Division II National Championships.
May 25, 2012
DeLand, Fla. – Top-seeded Belmont (37-22) took advantage of three errors, two wild pitches, a passed ball and a balk to eliminate fifth-seeded Mercer (38-21).
May 25, 2012
DELAND, Fla. - Top-seeded Belmont Bruins and fifth-seeded Mercer Bears begin day three at the 2012 Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball Championship on Melching Field at Conrad Park.
May 24, 2012
DeLand, Fla. – Designated hitter Andrew Valencia capped a two-run rally in the bottom of the ninth with a walk-off RBI single as fourth-seeded FGCU (26-29) stunned fifth-seeded Mercer, 4-3.
May 24, 2012
In a battle of two of the A-Sun's hottest teams, one of its youngest continued its education of how to win big games in one of the toughest conferences in collegiate baseball.
May 24, 2012
DeLand, Fla. – For the first time in program history, third-seeded Kennesaw State (32-24) earned a win in the A-Sun Baseball Championship, defeating top-seeded Belmont (36-22), 3-1.
May 24, 2012
For a team to have success in the postseason, its stars need to shine. That is exactly what junior Ronnie Freeman has done in his brief postseason career for Kennesaw State.
May 24, 2012
DeLand, Fla. – Stetson starting pitcher Will Dorsey kept his team alive in the 2012 Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball Championships nearly single-handedly with a two-hit shutout.
May 24, 2012
Since 1977, Pete Dunn has directed the Hatters, one of the Atlantic Sun Conference’s most prolific programs and has guided the Stetson baseball program to great successes on the field.
May 24, 2012
DELAND, Fla. - Two seed USC Upstate and sixth-seeded Stetson begin day two of the 2012 A-Sun Baseball Championship on Melching Field at Conrad Park at 11 a.m. in an elimination game.
May 23, 2012
DeLand, Fla. – Top-seeded Belmont (36-21) and sixth-seeded Stetson (34-22) tied the tournament record for longest game Wednesday evening at Melching Field at Conrad Park.
May 23, 2012
As eight and nine-year olds growing up in Buford, Georgia, Matt Beaty and Jamie Ritchie did all of the things that good friends do. Of course that included playing baseball.
May 23, 2012
DeLand, Fla. – A six-run sixth inning was the difference as fourth-seeded FGCU (25-29) defeated third-seeded Kennesaw State (31-24) 12-4 in Game 2 of the A-Sun Baseball Championship.
May 23, 2012
Atlantic Sun Conference Pitcher of the Year Ricky Knapp has been around baseball his entire life. His father, Rick, made his career in baseball.
May 23, 2012
DELAND, Fla. – Fifth-seeded Mercer (38-19) used eight runs in the first four innings and a strong effort from starting pitcher Brandon Love to cruise to an 11-2 win over USC Upstate.
May 23, 2012
What a difference a month can make. On April 22, the Bears were in danger of not playing in the 2012 A-Sun Baseball Championship.
May 23, 2012
DELAND, Fla. - Two seed USC Upstate and fifth-seeded Mercer kick off the 2012 Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball Championship on Melching Field at Conrad Park at 11 a.m.
May 22, 2012
MACON, Ga. - USC Upstate's Gaither Bumgardner and FGCU's Ricky Knapp earned the top individual honors of the 2012 Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball All-Conference team.
May 22, 2012
MACON, Ga. – The Atlantic Sun Conference honored Jacksonville's Dan Gulbransen as the 2012 Baseball Scholar-Athlete of the Year to highlight the league’s Academic All-Conference team.
May 21, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Mercer's DJ Johnson and Belmont's Matt Hamann won the Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball weekly honors, announced Monday by the league office.
May 19, 2012
MACON, Ga. – East Tennessee State University is the Bill Bibb Trophy winner for the sixth consecutive time, edging Kennesaw State by 4.5 points to claim the 2011-12 Atlantic Sun All-Sports championship.
May 19, 2012
MACON, Ga. - The field has been set for the 2012 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship, which will take place May 23-26 in DeLand, Fla. Stetson will play host for the championship.
May 19, 2012
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Belmont (35-21, 17-10) defeated Lipscomb (25-30, 14-13) by a score of 10-4 on Saturday to earn its first Atlantic Sun Conference regular season championship.
May 18, 2012
Kennesaw State and host Stetson joined Belmont and USC Upstate by sealing berths in the 2012 A-Sun Baseball Championships.
May 18, 2012
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Belmont baseball team clinched a spot in the A-Sun Tournament after a defeat of Lipscomb, 2-1.
May 17, 2012
MACON, Ga. - The final week of Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball season has serious ramifications as five of the six spot for the 2012 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship are up for grabs.
May 15, 2012
MACON, Ga. – For the third time in the last two seasons, the Mercer baseball team defeated in-state power Georgia Tech with a thrilling 4-3 come from behind victory
May 15, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Nine of the ten Atlantic Sun baseball teams are in action on Tuesday with match-ups against three-ranked teams and seven teams in the NCAA RPI Top-100.
May 14, 2012
MACON, Ga. – Lipscomb's Gray Hutchinson and Stetson's Robbie Powell won the first-career Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball weekly honors, announced Monday by the league office.
May 14, 2012
MACON, Ga. – Lipscomb relief pitcher Hunter Brothers is the winner of the Crons Achiever Award for his accomplishments in the month of April.
May 13, 2012
MACON, Ga - Take a look into the Atlantic Sun Baseball record books to see where the current A-Sun student-athletes rank in their careers and among the best single-season marks.
May 12, 2012
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – In a game that featured 23 runs and 33 hits, USC Upstate rallied past Kennesaw State Saturday night to clinch the first of six spots in the A-Sun Baseball Championship.
May 12, 2012
Johnson City, Tenn. – The Stetson Hatters got a chance to give their head coach an ice shower on Saturday after posting a 2-0 victory over East Tennessee State.
May 11, 2012
MACON, Ga. - USC Upstate enters the final two weeks of Atlantic Sun Conference play with a two-game lead over Belmont as the Spartans host Kennesaw State in a battle of two top-four A-Sun teams.
May 09, 2012
DELAND, Fla. - The Stetson Hatters finally got the marquee victory they have been searching for all season with a 6-5 victory over No. 1 Florida State on Wednesday afternoon at Melching Field.
May 07, 2012
MACON, Ga. – USC Upstate's Gaither Bumgardner and Lipscomb's Josh Cotham earned their first-career Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball weekly honors.
May 04, 2012
MACON, Ga. – Three baseball players from the Atlantic Sun Conference – Drew Turner, Evan Boyd and Dan Gulbransen – are members of The 2012 Capital One Academic All-District ® Baseball Teams.
May 04, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Stetson hosts USC Upstate this weekend in a battle of two of the top-three teams in the A-Sun, while Belmont and Lipscomb welcome North Florida and FGCU, respectively.
May 03, 2012
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Powered by a three-run seventh inning, the ETSU baseball team snapped a four-game losing streak by defeating No. 28 Appalachian State.
May 02, 2012
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - JU's Adam Brett Walker II is back in the national spotlight after being named to the 60-man midseason watch list for the Golden Spikes Award presented by USA Baseball.
April 30, 2012
MACON, Ga. – Lipscomb's Aaron Sandoval and FGCU's Brandon Bixler picked up their first-career Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball weekly honors, announced Monday by the league office.
April 27, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Only three conference series occur this weekend as Jacksonville hosts Mercer, North Florida welcomes Stetson and FGCU takes on Kennesaw State at home.
April 25, 2012
MACON, Ga. – East Tennessee State University holds the top spot in the Atlantic Sun All-Sports Standings with just the baseball and softball championships remaining.
April 23, 2012
MACON, Ga. – Stetson's Mitchel Brennan and Belmont's Matt Hamann earned their second Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball weekly honors of the season, announced Monday.
April 17, 2012
GREENSBORO, N.C. – With a 9-6 win over North Carolina A&T Tuesday, the USC Upstate baseball team picked up its 26th win of the campaign, a new Division-I era high for the Spartans.
April 16, 2012
MACON, Ga. – FGCU's Sean Dwyer and North Florida's Kyle Westwood picked up the Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball weekly honors, announced Monday by the league office.
April 13, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Belmont (10-2) takes its conference lead to Macon, Ga. to face Mercer (4-8), while North Florida (4-8) and Jacksonville (2-7) welcome Lipscomb (8-4) and FGCU (5-7) to the River City.
April 11, 2012
CORAL GABLES, Fla. – Behind a two-hit gem through seven innings from Zack Tillery, FGCU sent shockwaves through the College Baseball world with a 4-2 win at No. 6 Miami.
April 11, 2012
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Kerry Doane earned his first start on the mound this season and the junior gave up just two runs in a career-high 6.2 innings of work to lift ETSU past Tennessee, 4-3.
April 10, 2012
FORT MYERS, Fla. – FGCU sophomore Brandon Bednar delivered a one-out single up the middle to plate the game-winning run, lifting the Eagles to a 6-5 walk-off victory over No. 28 FAU.
April 10, 2012
DELAND, Fla. - Two critical defensive mistakes almost doomed Stetson on Tuesday night, but a three-run offensive outburst in the eighth inning made up for the errors in a 6-4 victory over USF.
April 09, 2012
MACON, Ga. – North Florida's T.J. Gavlik and Belmont's Matt Hamann picked up the Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball weekly honors, announced Monday by the league office.
April 05, 2012
MACON, Ga. - In an amazing span of 24 hours, teams from the Atlantic Sun Conference defeated the top two teams in college baseball.
April 05, 2012
MACON, Ga. - This weekend, the top-four baseball teams in the Atlantic Sun Conference face off as USC Upstate (7-2 A-Sun) travels to face fellow first-place squad, Belmont (7-2 A-Sun).
April 04, 2012
TALLAHASSE, Fla. – A collective three-hitter by four different pitchers and a fast start at the dish helped FGCU upset No. 2 Florida State, 5-1, inside Dick Howser Stadium in front of 4,090 fans.
April 03, 2012
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - North Florida defeats No. 1 Florida in thrilling fashion, by a score of 10-5. North Florida propelled into the lead after a four-run second inning.
April 03, 2012
TAMPA, Fla. – Early on Tuesday morning, the Stetson coaching staff had a change of heart with regard to the Hatters’ starting pitcher against USF.
April 02, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Kennesaw State's Andy Chriscaden and USC Upstate's David Roseboom earned the Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball weekly honors.
March 30, 2012
KENNESAW, Ga. – It took a two-hour delay and another half hour rain delay before the Kennesaw State baseball team would beat North Florida 5-1, and give head coach Mike Sansing his 900th career win.
March 30, 2012
MACON, Ga. - All ten Atlantic Sun baseball teams face off this weekend in conference play with USC Upstate, Mercer, Kennesaw State, Jacksonville and Lipscomb all hosting three-game series.
March 26, 2012
MACON, Ga. – Lipscomb's Zak Messer and FGCU's Ricky Knapp earned the Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball weekly honors, announced Monday by the league office.
March 23, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Conference play continues this week in the Atlantic Sun as defending regular-season champion, Stetson, travels to Belmont for the Hatters' first 2012 A-Sun series.
March 20, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Stetson fell one spot in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Top-25 Poll to No. 15 after a 3-1 week with the lone loss coming in a 2-1 series with Rutgers.
March 19, 2012
MACON, Ga. – Kennesaw State's Ronnie Freeman and FGCU's Ricky Knapp earned the Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball weekly honors, announced Monday by the league office.
March 16, 2012
MACON, Ga. - The 2012 A-Sun baseball season begins this Friday with eight of the 10 teams in action, while Stetson hosts Rutgers and JU welcomes Western Carolina and Fairfield.
March 15, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Belmont holds the top spot in the Atlantic Sun All-Sports Standings after the completion of the winter sports regular seasons.
March 12, 2012
MACON, Ga. – North Florida's Tyler Marincov and Mercer's Brandon Barker picked up the Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball weekly honors, announced Monday by the league office.
March 11, 2012
AUBURN, Ala. – The Belmont baseball team (9-7) defeated Auburn (10-7) by a score of 3-1 in the final game of the weekend series on Sunday.
March 10, 2012
STARKVILLE, Miss. – The Mercer baseball team pounded out 14 hits and rode an excellent start from sophomore Brandon Barker to defeat No. 23 Mississippi State 6-1.
March 08, 2012
TAMPA, Fla. - A solid day from senior Jonathan Murphy helped the JU baseball team defeat USF, 9-2, for head coach Terry Alexander’s 700th win on Wednesday at the USF Baseball Stadium.
March 08, 2012
CHARLESTON, S.C. – The USC Upstate baseball team broke a scoreless tie with four runs in the eighth inning en route to an 8-1 victory over Charleston Southern.
March 07, 2012
MACON, Ga. – The championship games of the 2012 Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball and Softball Championships will be carried on ESPN3.
March 07, 2012
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Belmont baseball team defeated cross-town rival Vanderbilt for the first time since 2009, and only the fifth time in the NCAA era, as the Bruins topped Vandy, 6-5.
March 07, 2012
SAVANNAH, Ga. – The Mercer baseball team exploded for six runs in the fifth inning to pull away for an 8-5 win against in-state rival Savannah State on Tuesday evening at Tiger Field.
March 05, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Belmont's Zac Mitchell batted an outstanding .647 on the week, while North Florida's Tyler Moore earned a win and two saves in three appearances for the Ospreys.
March 05, 2012
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - With the 8-2 win vs. Valparaiso, the Spartans extended their winning streak to a Division I record eight games and moved to 10-1 on the season.
March 03, 2012
FORT MYERS, Fla. – After dropping the first two contests in the three-game set, FGCU prevented a weekend sweep by defeating ACC foe Boston College, 8-5, on Sunday afternoon.
March 03, 2012
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Derek Niesman broke a 1-1 tie by driving in freshman Chris Riopedre with an RBI single in the eighth inning as the Bucs claimed the series with a 2-1 victory over Indiana.
March 03, 2012
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Belmont offense continued its hot week at the plate, and head coach Dave Jarvis recorded his 400th win with the Bruins in the 12-4 win vs. Butler.
February 29, 2012
FORT MYERS, Fla. – A strong eight-inning performance from Ricky Knapp propelled the FGCU baseball team to a victory on Wednesday evening, defeating Big Ten foe Michigan, 8-1.
February 27, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Mercer's Nick Backlund and USC Upstate's Brandon Lee took home the conference weekly honors.
February 24, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Nine of the ten A-Sun teams continue play this weekend at home for the weekend series with only North Florida going on the road to Jacksonville State.
February 22, 2012
TAMPA, Fla. – The University of North Florida baseball used 18 hits and solid performances on the mound to claim a 9-1 victory over in-state rival South Florida on Wednesday night in Tampa
February 22, 2012
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Behind record-setting pitching and timely hitting, the Lipscomb baseball team swept a doubleheader from Middle Tennessee 3-2 and 3-1 on Tuesday.
February 20, 2012
MACON, Ga. – Stetson's Mitchel Brennan and Belmont's Scott Moses kicked off the 2012 Atlantic Sun Baseball Campaign by claiming the conference weekly honors.
February 20, 2012
Belmont pitcher Chase Brookshire discusses why he feels the voice of student-athletes via the Student-Athlete Advisory Council is crucial in order to positively impact campuses and communities.
February 19, 2012
KENNESAW, Ga. – The Kennesaw State Owls baseball team got its first win of the 2012 season on Sunday with a 6-3 victory over the Virginia Tech Hokies at Stillwell Stadium.
February 17, 2012
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – John Long pitched six strong innings and the Bucs got timely hitting as they raised the curtain on brand new Thomas Stadium and the 2012 season with a win over Eastern Kentucky.
February 17, 2012
MACON, Ga. - The honors keep pouring in for Jacksonville's Adam Brett Walker. The JU first basemen was named to the Golden Spikes Award Watch List and ESPN.com's Preseason All-America.
February 16, 2012
MACON, Ga. Nine of the ten A-Sun teams open the 2012 season at home with Jacksonville being the lone team on the road to start off the season.
February 13, 2012
MACON, Ga. - On Monday, the Atlantic Sun Conference picked up several more All-American Baesball Honors with five student-athletes landings preseason awards.
February 09, 2012
DELAND, Fla. - Stetson was ranked No. 1 in the preseason College Baseball Daily Mid-Major Poll ahead of perennial national power TCU, which is ranked second out of the Mountain West.
February 02, 2012
DENVER, Co. - Left-handed relief pitcher Rex Brothers was named the rookie of the year for the Colorado Rockies by the Denver chapter of the Baseball Writers' Association of America
February 01, 2012
MACON, Ga. – Stetson and Jacksonville sit atop the 2012 Atlantic Sun Baseball Preseason Coaches Poll after landing a combined six student-athletes on the all-conference team.
January 31, 2012
WICHITA, Kan. - Stetson's Jake Boyd and Robbie Powell joined Jacksonville's Chris Anderson as three of 45 baseball student-athletes named to the NCBWA Stopper of the Year Preseason Watch List.
January 29, 2012
DALLAS - Stetson will open the season ranked No. 31 in the preseason poll released on Friday by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA).
January 27, 2012
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The early honors continue for JU baseball first baseman Adam Brett Walker II as he was named preseason first team All-America from Perfect Game USA.
January 27, 2012
MACON, Ga. - Three Atlantic Sun Baseball Student-Athletes appeared in the Power Rankings compiled by Kendall Rogers of Perfect Game USA.
January 27, 2012
MACON, Ga. - The Atlantic Sun Conference wants to hear the fan voice for the 2012 Preseason Baseball Awards. Go to our Facebook Page to vote.
January 26, 2012
MACON, Ga. - The Atlantic Sun's three 2011 NCAA Regional Participants; Stetson, Jacksonville and Belmont all picked up votes in the ESPN/USA Today Baseball Preseason Coaches Poll.
December 21, 2011
TUCSON, Ariz. - Three Atlantic Sun baseball student-athletes earned praise from Collegiate Baseball as they were named Louisville Slugger Preseason All-Americans.
December 20, 2011
TUCSON, Ariz - After a succesful 2011 season, two Atlantic Sun Conference baseball squads earned national recognition with rankings in the Collegiate Baseball Preseason Top-40 Poll.
December 14, 2011
WICHITA, Kan. - Jacksonville's junior first baseman Adam Brett Walker picked up preseason honors on Wednesday as he was named a NCBWA Preseason First Team All-American.
December 08, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Lipscomb baseball team took time out of preparing for exams this week for a pair of service projects in the “Music City”. The Bison hosted their annual Christmas party for Front Porch Ministry on Monday night and made a visit to the Longview Mansion on Thursday morning for a community service project.
December 08, 2011
MACON, Ga. – Northern Kentucky University will join the Atlantic Sun Conference effective July 1, 2012, with competition to begin in all sports for the 2012-13 academic year.
October 28, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Lipscomb baseball and volleyball teams hosted their annual "Trunk or Treat" for the Big Brothers/Big Sisters organization. Along with candy, games and pizza, the baseball team competed in a best skit competition.
September 11, 2011
MACON, Ga. – The Atlantic Sun Conference and Streamline Technologies debuted a re-designed AtlanticSun.org on Monday, continuing a seven-year partnership between the entities.
September 04, 2011
Cleveland, Ohio - Stetson pitching great Corey Kluber made his MLB debut for the Cleveland Indians on Thursday, just hours after being called up from Class AAA Columbus.
August 25, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Former Lipscomb baseball standout Ryan Mitchell recently trekked to Kenya for a month-long medical mission full of surgeries and helping those in need.
July 18, 2011
MACON, Ga. - Five A-Sun baseball student-athletes received recognition from CollegeBaseballInsider.com with three landing on the All-American 2nd Team and two earning honorable mention.
July 11, 2011
MACON, Ga. - The Atlantic Sun Conference boasts several student-athletes in collegiate wooden bat summer league all-star games this week in several different leagues.
July 01, 2011
MACON, Ga. – Resurgence best describes the 2011 Atlantic Sun Baseball season as three teams (Stetson, Jacksonville and Belmont) earned bids to the NCAA Tournament.
July 01, 2011
OVERLAND PARK, Kansas (June 27, 2011) – ETSU baseball’s Paul Hoilman (Johnson City, Tenn.) was named to the 2011 Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award Second Team after being one of ten finalists for the prestigious award.
June 30, 2011
MACON, Ga. - Jacksonville's Adam Brett Walker and ETSU's Bo Reeder both landed on the American Baseball Coaches Association All-American Second Team, announced on Thursday.
June 23, 2011
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Sophomore first baseman Adam Brett Walker continues to rake in honors after the JU baseball standout was named first team All-America honors by Perfect Game USA.
June 17, 2011
DURHAM, N.C. - Kennesaw State catcher Ronnie Freeman was selected as an alternate for the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team in an announcement made by USA Baseball on Thursday afternoon.
June 16, 2011
MACON, Ga. - The national awards continued to roll in for Atlantic Sun Conference baseball student-athletes with four earning NCBWA All-American honors, announced on Wednesday.
June 14, 2011
MACON, Ga. - The Atlantic Sun Conference posted the second most student-athletes on the NCBWA Freshman All-American team just behind the Southeastern Conference, who earned six spots.
June 13, 2011
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The honors continue to come for sophomore first baseman Adam Brett Walker as he was named District III “Player of the Year” by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers of America (NCBWA).
June 13, 2011
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Junior Bo Reeder continued to add to his national honors as he was named one of ten semifinalists for the John Olerud Two-Way Player of the Year Award.
June 10, 2011
MACON, Ga. – The Atlantic Sun Conference concluded its annual spring meetings of athletics directors, senior woman administrators and faculty athletic representatives this Thursday, June 9.
June 09, 2011
TUCSON, Ariz. - Five Atlantic Sun student-athletes earned recognition as Louisville Slugger Freshman All-Americans with UNF leading the way with three being named to the team.
June 09, 2011
MACON, Ga. - Make sure to check in from time-to-time to see all of the Atlantic Sun Conference teams that have student-athletes and signees selected in the 2011 Major League Baseball Draft.
June 08, 2011
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – ETSU’s Paul Hoilman and Lispcomb’s Jenna Bartsokas captured the Atlantic Sun Conference Male and Female Student-Athletes of the Year honors, the conference announced.
June 08, 2011
WICHITA, Kan. – A week after being selected a Louisville Slugger First Team All-American, junior Bo Reeder added to his post season honors as he was named a finalist for the seventh annual NCBWA Stopper of the Year Award.
June 06, 2011
Columbia, S.C. - Stetson returned to Carolina Stadium Monday afternoon after the 16-hour weather delay and lost the NCAA Regional Championship game 8-2 to defending national champions South Carolina.
June 06, 2011
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Rockies purchased the contract of left-handed relief pitching prospect Rex Brothers from Triple-A Colorado Springs before Saturday's game against the Giants.
June 06, 2011
MACON, Ga. - Follow all three of the Atlantic Sun Conference baseball teams during their play in the 2011 NCAA Baseball Regionals through the Twitter accounts of the A-Sun, Stetson, Jacksonville and Belmont.
June 06, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Belmont baseball team (38-26) finished its 2011 campaign with a 6-1 defeat against #3 Vanderbilt (50-10) in an NCAA Regional Championship game Sunday night.
June 05, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Belmont baseball team (38-25) defeated Troy (43-19) by a score of 5-2 to advance to the NCAA Regional Championship against Vanderbilt on Sunday afternoon.
June 05, 2011
Columbia, S.C. - Stetson survived with a 5-3 afternoon victory over North Carolina State and will move on to play South Carolina in the championship round at 7 p.m.
June 05, 2011
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - JU couldn’t hold a three-run lead as No. 16 Miami scored four eighth-inning runs against three relievers as the Dolphins lost, 6-3, in an elimination game of the NCAA Gainesville Regional.
June 05, 2011
Columbia, S.C. - Stetson started the game strong, yet could not hold off #4 South Carolina and fell 11-5 Saturday night in the Columbia, South Carolina Regional.
June 04, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Belmont baseball team (37-25) eliminated Oklahoma State (35-25) from the Nashville Regional with a 3-2 victory on Saturday afternoon.
June 04, 2011
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - The JU baseball team found different ways to plate runs en route to a 5-4 victory against Manhattan at the Gainesville Regional of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday.
June 03, 2011
Columbia, S.C. - Stetson came from behind early and then scored a run in the bottom of the ninth inning to defeat North Carolina State 8-7 Friday afternoon in the opening game of the 2011 NCAA Columbia Regional.
June 03, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Belmont baseball team (36-25) fell to #6 Vanderbilt (48-10) by a score of 10-0 in the first round of the NCAA Regional Championships in Nashville on Friday night.
June 03, 2011
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Senior Matthew Tomshaw continued his excellence away from Jacksonville. But three errors and a continued offensive malaise were too much to overcome as the Dolphins fell to No. 16 Miami, 7-2.
June 02, 2011
MACON, Ga. - Three Atlantic Sun Conference teams begin play in the 2011 NCAA Baseball Championship on Friday with Belmont, Jacksonville and Stetson all representing the league.
June 02, 2011
TUCSON, Ariz. - Four Atlantic Sun Conference baseball student-athletes earned Lousiville Slugger All-American honors with ETSU's Bo Reeder claiming first-team recognition.
May 31, 2011
DURHAM, N.C. - Atlantic Sun Player of the Year Adam Brett Walker, from Jacksonville, landed on the list of 30 semifinalists for the 2011 USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award
May 30, 2011
MACON, Ga. - For the 10th time in the last 13 years, the Atlantic Sun Conference placed multiple schools into the NCAA Baseball Division I Championship field as Belmont, Stetson and Jacksonville received bids
May 28, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The sixth-seeded Belmont Bruins capped their run through the 2011 Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball Championship with a 9-7 win against the defending champions, Mercer Bears.
May 28, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The fourth-seeded Mercer Bears advanced to their second-straight Atlantic Sun Championship Saturday with a 1-0 win against Jacksonville on Friday night.
May 27, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Jacksonville scored four times in the first four innings and Second-Team All-Atlantic Sun closer Chris Anderson earned a three-inning save to knock out the top-seeded Hatters, 5-3
May 27, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - A dramatic two-run home run by Derek Hamblem in the top of the ninth inning gave Belmont a 6-4 victory against Mercer in game seven of the Atlantic Sun Championship
May 26, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Mercer starter Justice French scattered nine hits in 6 1/3 innings of work and pitched the Bears to a 2-1 victory against Jacksonville in Thursday's Atlantic Sun Championship nightcap
May 26, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Chase Brookshire tossed a complete game for Belmont as the Bruins eliminated Kennesaw State, 4-1, to remain in the winners bracket of the A-Sun Champsionship
May 26, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Top-Seeded Stetson won its first Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship game since 2008 by eliminating fifth-seeded ETSU, 7-2, Thursday from Lipscomb's Dugan Field
May 26, 2011
Nashville, Tenn. - Fans can catch every second of the 2011 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship free of charge on ASun.TV! First pitch for the championship round is set for 1:00 p.m. CT.
May 26, 2011
NASHVILLE - Follow along with the 2011 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship through the Twitter accounts of the A-Sun, Stetson, Jacksonville, Kennesaw State, Mercer, ETSU and Belmont.
May 25, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Mercer's Joe Winker slugged a two-run home run and the duo of Brandon Love and J.T. Odom combined to pitch the Bears past Kennesaw State, 6-4.
May 25, 2011
Nashville, Tenn. – Second-seeded Jacksonville used a complete-game gem by Matthew Tomshaw and a two-run double by Dan Gulbransen to edge fifth-seeded ETSU, 2-1
May 25, 2011
Nashville, Tenn. – Sixth-seeded Belmont opened the 2011 Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball Championship by upsetting top-seeded Stetson. 15-3, on Wednesday at Lipscomb’s Dugan Field.
May 24, 2011
MACON, Ga. - One day before the start of 2011 Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball Championship, the conference announced the postseason awards where Jacksonville's Adam Brett Walker won Player of the Year.
May 24, 2011
MACON, Ga. - Three Atlantic Sun Conference baseball student-athletes earned Capital One Academic All-American honors including ETSU's Paul Hoilman, Mercer's Billy Burns and Jacksonville's Dan Gulbransen.
May 23, 2011
MACON, Ga. – The Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball Championship begins Wednesday from Lipscomb University’s Dugan Field with a field of six schools all ranked inside the RPI top 90
May 23, 2011
MACON, Ga. – Billy Burns’ speed on the base paths led Mercer to a 3-1 week and No. 4 seed in the Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball Championship as the junior recorded ten hits.
May 21, 2011
DELAND, Fla. – Belmont defeated #17 Stetson, 11-5, on Saturday to clinch the final spot in next week's Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship. Nate Woods earned his fourth straight win, allowing two runs in five innings
May 20, 2011
MACON, Ga. - With only one game remaining for the majority of the Atlantic Sun Conference teams, here are the seeding possibilities for the conference championship for the seven remaining eligible teams.
May 20, 2011
IRVINE, Calif. - The accolades continue for sophomore Adam Brett Walker after being listed as one of 36 semifinalists for the Dick Howser Trophy by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.
May 20, 2011
WICHITA, Kan. – ETSU senior Derek Trent and Stetson junior Nick Rickles were named two of thirteen semifinalists for the 2011 Coleman Company-Johnny Bench Award delivered by Papa John’s Pizza
May 20, 2011
MACON, Ga. – The Mercer baseball team is going to the Atlantic Sun Championship for the sixth-straight season under head coach Craig Gibson after defeating ETSU, 10-8, on Thursday.
May 18, 2011
MACON, Ga. - In one week, the Atlantic Sun will conduct its Baseball Championship from Dugan Field at Lipscomb University. Today we take a look at the one school outside of the top six still capable of making the field.
May 18, 2011
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - The Dolphins made a major statement with one week left in the 2011 regular season as the JU baseball team defeated No. 4 Florida, 11-2, Tuesday evening at McKethan Stadium.
May 18, 2011
ATLANTA – Derek Niesman’s two-run single in the top of the ninth lifted the ETSU baseball team to an 8-6 win over 8th ranked Georgia Tech Tuesday night at Russ Chandler Stadium in Atlanta, Ga.
May 18, 2011
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Belmont baseball team (30-23, 15-12) defeated Tennessee (23-28, 5-22) by a score of 6-3 on Tuesday evening in Knoxville as the Bruins struck out 14 Vols batters.
May 17, 2011
MACON, Ga. - In eight days, the Atlantic Sun will conduct its Baseball Championship from Dugan Field at Lipscomb University. Today we take a look at the schools in the best position to claim the final two spots
May 16, 2011
MACON, Ga. - In nine days, the Atlantic Sun will conduct its Baseball Championship from Ken Dugan Field at Lipscomb University. Today we take a look at the four schools to have already clinched berths
May 16, 2011
MACON, Ga. - Ronnie Freeman’s bat stayed hot all week as Kennesaw State earned their first Atlantic Sun Championship berth while Mercer’s Justice French posted an ERA under 1.00 in two appearances
May 15, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - With a pair of victories against Lipscomb, Stetson clinched the 2011 Atlantic Sun Conference Regular-Season Championship. It is the first regular-season title for the Hatters since 2007
May 15, 2011
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – ETSU completed the sweep of Campbell 13-9 Saturday giving head coach Tony Skole his 400th career victory. They earned their 34th win, the most under Skole, and the third most in school history
May 11, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Belmont set an NCAA record with 19 first inning runs, defeating UT-Martin by a score of 24-3 in the first game of a Wednesday doubleheader at Rose Park in Nashville.
May 11, 2011
ATHENS, Ga. – The Mercer baseball team continued its stellar play in the Peach State after defeating Georgia 4-2 on Wednesday evening in front of 2,135 fans at Foley Field.
May 09, 2011
MACON, Ga. – Stetson’s Nick Rickles paced the Hatter offense to a sweep at FGCU while ETSU’s Derek Bushey shut out ACC foe NC State to win the Atlantic Sun’s Player and Pitcher of the Week awards
May 08, 2011
RALEIGH, N.C. – Sophomore right-hander Derek Bushey allowed just two hits in throwing his first career shutout as the ETSU baseball team blanked North Carolina State in a pitcher’s duel.
May 07, 2011
MACON, Ga. - Mercer's DJ Johnson and ETSU's Bo Reeder were two fo 24 named to the John Olerud Two-Way Award Watch List for their efforts in the field and on the mound.
May 06, 2011
MACON, Ga. - Eight Atlantic Sun baseball student-athletes earned Capital One Academic All-District honors - setting the A-Sun as the third-most represented conference in the nation.
May 05, 2011
MACON, Ga. - Jacksonville's Adam Brett Walker and Stetson's Nick Rickles joined ETSU's Paul Hoilman on the Golden Spikes Award Mid-Season List, announced by USA Baseball on Tuesday.
May 05, 2011
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The University of North Florida baseball team played a pair of seven inning games against Big Ten opponent Ohio State on Wednesday afternoon at Bill Davis Stadium in Columbus, Ohio.
May 04, 2011
MACON, Ga. - Seven baseball teams from the Atlantic Sun Conference appeared in this week's NCAA RPI Top-100 with Stetson leading the way at No. 13 with a 34-10 record
May 02, 2011
MACON, Ga. - ETSU's Matthew Scruggs headed up a 4-0 week for the Buccaneers and Jacksonville's Matthew Tomshaw continued his career-long domination of FGCU to win the Atlantic Sun's weekly awards
April 25, 2011
MACON, Ga. – Mercer third baseman Jacob Tanis spearheaded a 4-0 week for the Bears by driving home 10 runs and Kennesaw State’s Bryan Blough struck out an Atlantic Sun best 14 hitters in a complete-game win at ETSU
April 25, 2011
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – The Atlanta Braves promoted former Mercer University pitcher Cory Gearrin to its 25-man major league roster as announced by team officials.
April 23, 2011
WICHITA, Kan. – ETSU junior Bo Reeder was one of forty-six players to be named to the midseason watch list for the seventh annual NCBWA Stopper of the Year Award announced the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association
April 21, 2011
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (April 20, 2011) – Senior Paul Hoilman (Johnson City, Tenn.) was named one of ten NCAA® baseball student-athletes who excel both on and off the field as the finalists for
April 20, 2011
MACON, Ga. – The Mercer baseball team pushed three runs across in the first inning and never looked back en route to a 6-3 triumph over No. 9 Georgia Tech on Tuesday
April 18, 2011
MACON, Ga. – Belmont starting pitcher Matt Hamann fired a three-hit shutout to silence the potent ETSU offense over the weekend and win his second Atlantic Sun Pitcher of the Week honor. Jacksonville sophomore
April 17, 2011
Belmont head coach Dave Jarvis won his 700th career game as the Bruins swept a doubleheader from ETSU at Shelby Park. Jarvis has averaged over 31 wins per year during his 22-year career.
April 14, 2011
GREENVILLE, S.C. – ETSU senior Paul Hoilman became the Atlantic Sun career home run leader in the the Bucs' 12-9 win at Furman as he slugged the 59th homer of his career
April 13, 2011
DeLand, Fla. - Stetson parlayed 16 hits, a seven-run fourth inning, and a complete game by Will Dorsey into a 9-1 win over the University of South Florida Tuesday night at Melching Field.
April 13, 2011
DELAND, Fla. - The Atlantic Sun Conference front-runner, Stetson Hatters appeared in five national baseball polls this week after sweeping Kennesaw State over the weekend.
April 11, 2011
MACON, Ga. – Stetson’s Nick Rickles and Jacksonville’s Chris Anderson helped their respective teams to conference sweeps of Kennesaw State and Mercer.
April 06, 2011
KENNESAW, Ga. – Ray Anderson gave Kennesaw State its second walk-off hit in three games as the Owls scored three runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to beat the No. 8-ranked Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets, 7-6.
April 05, 2011
DeLAND, Fla. - Stetson held onto a top-25 ranking in this week's Baseball America and Perfect Game polls. ETSU, Mercer and Kennesaw State all received votes in various polls.
April 05, 2011
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – USC Upstate sophomore pitcher Scott DeCecco picked up a national honor after tossing seven shutout innings against No. 20 Stetson on Friday night.
April 04, 2011
MACON, Ga. – USC Upstate starting pitcher Scott DeCecco cooled down the red-hot Stetson Hatters to win Atlantic Sun Pitcher of the Week; ETSU’s Bo Reeder hit three home runs against FGCU to win Player of the Week
March 30, 2011
ATLANTA, Ga. – On a bitterly cold Tuesday night, the Mercer baseball team finally broke through to end a 13-year streak of futility versus Georgia Tech, defeating the nation's No. 6 ranked team, 4-2.
March 30, 2011
BUIES CREEK, N.C.-Ellis Lowe knocked in two and scored a pair while Campbell relievers tossed six shutout innings to down visiting Duke, 4-1, Tuesday night at Taylor Field.
March 28, 2011
DeLAND, Fla. – Stetson continued its excellent play this past week and has debuted in the Baseball America poll as the nation's No. 20 team. The Hatters went 4-1 last week with an extra inning win at No. 7 Florida State
March 28, 2011
MACON, Ga. – Stetson’s Robbie Powell earned two wins out of the bullpen to claim his first Pitcher of the Week while UNF’s Sam Perry hit better than .600 against FIU and Belmont to win the Player of the Week
March 25, 2011
BUIES CREEK, N.C. - Cameron Nelson blasted Paul Snieder's one out 2-1 pitch well over the wall right center for a walk-off home run, as Campbell downed Northwestern 9-6 Thursday night at Taylor Field.
March 24, 2011
Tallahassee, Fla. - The 28th-ranked Stetson baseball team (18-4) picked up its first win over eighth-ranked Florida State since 1988, knocking off the eighth-ranked Seminoles 6-4 in 11 innings.
March 22, 2011
FORT MYERS, Fla. – A pair of home runs from senior Tim Roberson and freshman Jake Foley highlighted an 11-hit attack for FGCU as it completed a season sweep of BIG EAST foe USF with a 9-5 victory.
March 21, 2011
MACON, Ga. – Sean McClurken made life miserable for opposing pitchers atop the Kennesaw State lineup and USC Upstate’s Gaither Bumgardner recorded the program’s first complete-game shutout as a Division I school
March 17, 2011
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Belmont baseball team (8-10, 3-3) put up a season-best 20 hits, defeating Purdue (11-5, 0-0) by a score of 13-6 on Wednesday afternoon in Nashville.
March 17, 2011
KENNESAW, Ga. – Kennesaw State scored runs in six consecutive innings to defeat the Georgia Bulldogs, 12-8, on Wednesday evening in front of the largest-ever crowd at Stillwell Stadium.
March 17, 2011
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Junior Bo Reeder was named the Southeast Pitcher of the Week by CollegeBaseballInsider.com as the Bucs jumped to the No. 8 spot in the RPI on Wednesday.
March 14, 2011
MACON, Ga. – ETSU improved to its best start in six years thanks to performance at the plate by Atlantic Sun Player of the Week Matthew Scruggs and on the mound by Pitcher of the Week Bo Reeder
March 07, 2011
MACON, Ga. – Kennesaw State’s Ronnie Freeman extended the nation’s longest active hit streak to 40 and Belmont sophomore Chase Brookshire shut down the potent Mercer offense
February 28, 2011
MACON, Ga. – Campbell’s Jimmy Brennaman spearheaded a Camel offense while UNF’s Casey Medlen limited Liberty to two hits over 7.1 innings of work to claim the A-Sun’s Player and Pitcher of the Week
February 28, 2011
FORT MYERS, Fla. – Behind seven strong innings from Atlantic Sun preseason Pitcher of the Year Richie Erath, FGCU picked up a 5-1 win against Big Ten foe Illinois
February 26, 2011
STARKVILLE, Miss. Junior Dylan Craig hit his first home run of the season, an inside-the-park home run to propel Belmont to a 2-1 victory over Mississippi State on Friday afternoon.
February 25, 2011
MACON, Ga. - ETSU's Paul Hoilman and Belmont's Nate Woods both earned nominations for the Lowe's Senior CLASS Award making the Atlantic Sun one of ten conferences to have two nominees.
February 24, 2011
DeLAND, Fla. - CollegeBaseballInsider.com has named the Stetson baseball team as its first Team of the Week for 2011. The Hatters opened the season with a 3-game sweep of Georgia in DeLand.
February 23, 2011
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Coming off of a weekend that saw the Bucs go 2-1, senior first baseman Paul Hoilman was named to the 2011 Golden Spikes Award Watch List, announced USA Baseball
February 21, 2011
MACON, Ga. – On a weekend that saw the A-Sun post a combined 27-11 record, the performances of Mercer’s Joe Winker and Stetson’s Lindsey Caughel stood apart as they won the first weekly awards
February 20, 2011
DeLAND, Fla. - Stetson completed a series sweep of the University of Georgia with an 8-4 victory Sunday afternoon on Melching Field. It is the first time the Hatters have opened the season at 3-0 since 2002
February 20, 2011
DeLand, Fla. - For the second consecutive game Stetson took on Georgia on Melching Field and for the second time the Hatters defended their turf, this time winning by a score of 7-2.
February 19, 2011
DeLand, Fla. - Jeff Simpson had a perfect night going 4-for-4 with a 3-RBI double and a stolen base and led Stetson to a 6-3 win against Georgia in the season opener for both teams.
February 10, 2011
MACON, Ga. – The Atlantic Sun’s reigning regular-season and tournament champions, FGCU and Mercer shared the top spot in the preseason coaches’ poll, the conference announced on Thursday.
February 01, 2011
Wichita, Kan. - Forty-five players have been named to the initial watch list for the seventh annual NCBWA Stopper of the Year Award and three A-Sun closers landed on the list
January 05, 2011
TUCSON, Ariz. - Collegiate Baseball's preseason poll saw four Atlantic Sun schools receive votes in their poll while three individuals garnered All-American honors
December 16, 2010
IRVINE, Calif. – Two of the nations top RBI men in 2010, ETSU's Paul Hoilman and Mercer's Jacob Tanis landed on National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association preseason All-America team
October 01, 2010
In a year that has produced a slew of new MLB stars, former Stetson Hatter Chris Johnson, now of the Houston Astros, earned a spot on Yahoo's All-Rookie Team
September 01, 2010
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Making his 10th major league appearance, former FGCU baseball star and the 2010 Collegiate Baseball National Player of the Year Chris Sale picked up his first career save on Wednesday afternoon.
August 18, 2010
FORT MYERS, Fla. – With four relief appearances under his belt, former FGCU baseball star Casey Coleman has earned the starting nod on the mound for Wednesday afternoon’s game against San Diego Padres.
August 05, 2010
DETROIT - Less than two months after being selected in the first round of the 2010 MLB First-Year Player Draft, FGCU pitcher Chris Sale’s fast-track to the major leagues is complete.
August 03, 2010
CHICAGO - After making 20 starts for the Triple-A Iowa Cubs this season, former FGCU baseball standout Casey Coleman became the first Eagle to make the major leagues on Monday when he was called up to the Cubs.
July 08, 2010
OMAHA, Neb. – Atlantic Sun Player of the Year Paul Hoilman mashed 12 home runs in the final to win the inaugural TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby at Omaha’s Rosenblatt Stadium on Wednesday.
June 16, 2010
The most decorated student-athlete in Florida Gulf Coast’s young history, junior Chris Sale added to his postseason accolades as he was named to the Yahoo! Sports and Baseball America All-America Teams
June 10, 2010
TUCSON, Ariz. — The 2010 Louisville Slugger Freshmen All-Americans feature a wealth of baseball talent. Four A-Sun stars of the diamond made the elite squad
June 10, 2010
NEW YORK - The MLB First-Year Player Draft concluded on Wednesday with three more Atlantic Sun student-athletes selected bringing the final total to 14 drafted this year.
June 09, 2010
DURHAM, N.C. - USA Baseball announced that FGCU pitcher Chris Sale is one of the five finalists for the 2010 USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award (GSA).
June 09, 2010
NEW YORK - The New York Mets selected Stetson's Jacob deGrom in the ninth round the first of ten A-Sun baseball stars picked on Tuesday's portion of the MLB First-Year Player Draft
June 07, 2010
CHICAGO -- The Chicago White Sox selected left-handed pitcher Chris Sale with the 13th overall selection in the 2010 first-year player draft. He became the Atlantic Sun's tenth first-round choice
June 06, 2010
MACON, Ga. - A four-run second inning gave Alabama all the offense they needed as the Crimson Tide eliminated Mercer from the postseason in a 5-3 decision.
June 05, 2010
ATLANTA, Ga. - Thomas Carroll collected three hits including a three-run homer as Mercer breezed past Elon 13-7 in an elimination game at the NCAA Atlanta Regional.
June 05, 2010
ATLANTA, Ga. - The top three batters in the Mercer lineup combined for five hits, but that would be all the Bears could produce in a 10-0 loss to No. 8 Georgia Tech in NCAA Regional play.
June 04, 2010
MACON, Ga. – Mercer will be making its first-ever NCAA Tournament appearance on Friday evening when it takes on Georgia Tech at 7 p.m. in game two of the Atlanta Regional.
June 03, 2010
TUCSON, Ariz. — Collegiate Baseball newspaper named FGCU's Chris Sale National Player of The Year. Sale and ETSU's Paul Hoilman earned spots on the First-Team All-American team
June 02, 2010
DURHAM, N.C. -- USA Baseball announced the names of the 30 semifinalists for the USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award with Atlantic Sun Player of the Year Paul Hoilman and Pitcher of the Year Chris Sale named to the list.
May 31, 2010
INDIANAPOLIS - Mercer learned it would be heading up Interstate 75 to partake in NCAA Regional Play. The Bears will open play with Georgia Tech, the No. 8 national seed. Alabama and Elon join Mercer.
May 29, 2010
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Twenty seven years after its last Atlantic Sun baseball title, Mercer returned to the top of conference, ousting Jacksonville by a 7-3 score to win the 2010 Championship
May 29, 2010
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A meeting between the Atlantic Sun’s top two offenses turned into an unexpected pitcher’s duel. Mercer’s Brandon Love limited ETSU pitched the Bears to a 3-1 win
May 28, 2010
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – After surrendering a four-run lead and sitting through more than four hours of rain, Jacksonville defeated, and eliminated, its River City rival UNF, 9-8 to close Friday’s play at the A-Sun Baseball Championship
May 28, 2010
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Persistent rain has forced changes in the schedule of games for the remainder of the 2010 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship.
May 28, 2010
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – After relinquishing a seven-run lead within a span of three innings, ETSU fought back to knock out top-seeded FGCU from the 2010 Atlantic Sun Championship, 12-10.
May 27, 2010
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Mercer jumped out to a five-run lead early but had to rally late to beat ETSU, 10-7, to stand as the only unbeaten school after two days of play at the 2010 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship
May 27, 2010
NASHVILLLE, Tenn. - UNF broke out the big bats as all nine Ospreys collected a hit in a 13-2 victory against top-seeded FGCU on Thursday in the 2010 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championships
May 27, 2010
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Alex Martinez, the 2009 A-Sun Championship MVP singled home Jamaal Hawkins as Jacksonville staved off elimination, topping Stetson, 3-2, on Thursday
May 26, 2010
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – ETSU’s Chas Byrne struck out Preston Hale with the bases loaded, preserving a 7-5 victory for the Buccaneers in Wednesday’s nightcap of the 2010 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship
May 26, 2010
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Four Mercer pitchers combined to toss a four-hitter as the second-seeded Bears cruised past No. 5 Jacksonville, 10-1, at the 2010 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship.
May 26, 2010
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Chris Sale, the 2010 Atlantic Sun Pitcher of the Year struck out 11 Stetson Hatters in pitching FGCU to its first A-Sun Baseball Championship win, 9-4, on Wednesday.
May 25, 2010
MACON, Ga. – The Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball Championship begins Wednesday in Nashville, Tenn. at Dugan Field at Marsh Stadium on the campus of Lipscomb University.
May 25, 2010
MACON, Ga. – FGCU’s ace Chris Sale and ETSU’s slugging Paul Hoilman earned Atlantic Sun Pitcher of the Year and Player of the Year, respectively, the conference announced on Tuesday.
May 25, 2010
MACON, Ga. – ETSU's Paul Hoilman and UNF’s Preston Hale earned Academic All-America honors from the College Sports Information District of America (CoSIDA) and ESPN the Magazine as announced Tuesday.
May 24, 2010
MACON, Ga. – The 2010 A-Sun Baseball Championship begins Wednesday with contests from Dugan Field on the campus of Lipscomb University. ASun.TV will feature all of the games at no cost for viewers.
May 24, 2010
MACON, Ga. – Mercer’s Tyler McCarty earned Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball Player of the Week honors, while USC Upstate’s Matt Branham recorded his second pitching honor of the season.
May 21, 2010
MACON, GA. – As the conference enters the final weekend of the regular season several spots in the Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball Championship remain up for grabs and only one seed is set.
May 20, 2010
MACON, Ga. - The Atlantic Sun Conference entered action Tuesday with more baseball individual statistical leaders than any other conference in the country.
May 20, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Junior catcher Derek Trent was named a Johnny Bench Award Semifinalist announced The Greater Wichita Area Sports Commission on Wednesday.
May 17, 2010
MACON, Ga. – UNF’s Andrew Karmeris earned Atlantic Sun Player of the Week honors and teammate Michael Kelly picked up Pitcher of the Week accolades as the pair led the Ospreys to a 3-1 record.
May 14, 2010
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – FGCU successfully claimed its third consecutive Atlantic Sun Conference regular season championship on Friday evening at Sessions Stadium in Jacksonville, Fla.
May 13, 2010
MACON, Ga. - The Atlantic Sun Conference ranks as the only conference in the nation with two players in the national Top 10 in total strikeouts in both baseball and softball.
May 13, 2010
LEXINGTON, KY. – Senior first baseman Ryan Wilkins hit a pair of home runs as the Lipscomb Bisons defeated the Kentucky Wildcats 10-8 Wednesday evening at Cliff Hagan Stadium.
May 13, 2010
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The University of North Florida and the University of South Florida combined for 24 runs on 33 hits as the Ospreys came away with a 15-9.
May 10, 2010
MACON, Ga. – The College Baseball Foundation named ETSU’s Bo Reeder as one 25 players to the John Olerud Two-Way Player of the Year Award watch list.
May 10, 2010
MACON, Ga. – FGCU’s Chris Sale picked up his third consecutive Atlantic Sun Pitcher of the Week honor with another dominate performance while Tim Roberson earned Player of the Week honors.
May 10, 2010
MACON, Ga. – The College Baseball Foundation release its National Pitcher of the Year watch with FGCU’s Chris Sale among the Top 25. The Eagles’ Steven Wickens earned Shortstop of the Year award quarterfinalist honors.
May 09, 2010
FORT MYERS, Fla. – The FGCU baseball team completed the three-game sweep over ETSU to remain in first place in the Atlantic Sun Conference as they defeated the Bucs, 15-8, Sunday at Swanson Stadium.
May 07, 2010
MACON, Ga. – Conference leading FGCU hosts second-place ETSU in the Atlantic Sun Baseball Series of the Week with the conference regular season title on the line.
May 06, 2010
MACON, Ga. – The College Sports Information Director of America (CoSIDA) and ESPN the Magazine announced its academic all-district honors Thursday with six Atlantic Sun baseball student-athletes earning the honor.
May 05, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – ETSU's Paul Hoilman earned 2010 Golden Spikes Award Watch List honors, while Bo Reeder earned Southeast Player of the Week accolades, in addition to Primetime Performers honors.
May 05, 2010
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Florida Gulf Coast University junior Chris Sale (Lakeland, Fla.) was named to the Primetime Performer Weekly Honor Roll produced by CollegeBaseball360.com on Tuesday.
May 03, 2010
MACON, Ga. – ETSU’s Bo Reeder slugged four home runs to earn Atlantic Sun Player of the Week honors while FGCU’s Chris Sale picked up his second consecutive Pitcher of the Week honor.
May 02, 2010
CLEMSON, S.C. – Another great pitching performance from left hander Chris Sale moved the FGCU baseball team past No. 23 Clemson, 4-2, on Saturday evening in Clemson, S.C at Doug Kingsmore Stadium.
May 02, 2010
KENNESAW, Ga. – The Mercer baseball team erupted for 26 runs in an impressive doubleheader sweep of Kennesaw State on Saturday afternoon at Stillwell Stadium.
April 30, 2010
MACON, Ga. – Kennesaw State can take big step toward postseason play if it can knock off Mercer in the Atlantic Sun Baseball Series of the Week beginning Friday.
April 28, 2010
FORT MYERS, Fla. – The FGCU baseball team picked up a non-conference road win as they defeated the Bulls of USF, 10-9, on Tuesday evening at Red McEwen Field.
April 26, 2010
MACON, Ga. – FGCU’s Chris Sale earned "Louisville Slugger" National Player of the Week honors Tuesday in addition to picking up Atlantic Sun Pitcher of the Week accolades.
April 26, 2010
MACON, Ga. – ETSU’s Paul Hoilman smacked three home runs to earn the Atlantic Sun Player of the Week award, while FGCU’s Chris Sale tossed a complete game one-hitter to earn Pitcher of the Week honors.
April 26, 2010
DeLand, Fla. - Sunday afternoon on Melching Field Stetson exploded for 14 runs on 18 hits and earned a 14-5 win over Lipscomb. The victory completed the third A-Sun series sweep of the season for the Hatters.
April 22, 2010
MACON, Ga. –. Stetson looks to get back to the top of the conference ladder while Lipscomb remains in a battle to make the Atlantic Sun Championship Tournament in the A-Sun Series of the Week.
April 21, 2010
BUIES CREEK, N.C. -- Ellis Lowe hit his first career grand slam, to deep left field, in the third inning to push Campbell ahead 9-0, and never looked back to defeat #21 East Carolina, 12-5, at Taylor Field on Tuesday night.
April 19, 2010
MACON, Ga. – Belmont’s Nate Woods earned Atlantic Sun Player of the Week honors after driving 10 runs and belting three home runs, while Ryan Rodebaugh earned pitching honors.
April 15, 2010
MACON, Ga. –. The National College Baseball Writers Association named its watch list for the 2010 Stopper of the Year Award with Jon Ivie of Belmont and Chris Kaminski of Jacksonville earning the honor in the Atlantic Sun.
April 14, 2010
The Dolphins finally decided to take matters into their own hands as the JU baseball team scored eight runs in the final two innings to slug its way to a 10-8 win over No. 6 Florida State, Wednesday.
April 12, 2010
MACON, Ga. – Mercer’s Jacob Tanis slammed six home runs and earned Atlantic Sun Player of the Week honors while UNF’s John Atteo earned pitching accolades with two wins in 11 shutout innings.
April 11, 2010
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – After dropping the first game of a doubleheader 9-3 to Jacksonville, the ETSU baseball team flexed its muscles taking the second game from JU 11-4 Saturday at Sessions Stadium.
April 09, 2010
MACON, Ga. - After opening conference play, red hot ETSU has dropped six of its last seven and looks to get back on track against second-place Jacksonville in the A-Sun Series of the Week in Jacksonville.
April 07, 2010
Florida Gulf Coast junior left-hander Chris Sale can run his fastball into the mid-90s, baffle hitters with an excellent changeup and put away lefties with an improving slider.
April 06, 2010
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – UNF got back-to-back home runs in the bottom of the first inning to take a 3-0 lead and relied on excellent pitching to hold on for a 3-1 victory over No. 7 Florida State on Tuesday.
April 05, 2010
MACON, Ga. – Kennesaw State’s Ronnie Freeman earned Atlantic Sun Player of the Week honors as he drove in eight as the Owls went 3-1, while FGCU’s Chris Sale struck out 14 against Mercer to earning pitching accolades.
April 04, 2010
FORT MYERS, Fla. – The FGCU baseball team split double header contests with Mercer on Saturday at Swanson Stadium. The Eagles fell in game one, 5-4, but were victorious in game two, 6-4.
April 01, 2010
MACON, Ga. - FGCU looks to continue its charge up the conference standings, but Mercer wants stay in the conference title hunt in the Atlantic Sun Series of the Week.
March 31, 2010
KENNESAW, Ga. - On the strength of a five-run seventh inning and three solid pitching performances, Kennesaw State defeated No. 2 Georgia Tech, 7-4, Wednesday evening at Stillwell Stadium.
March 31, 2010
STILLWATER, Okla. - Zach Maxfield and Austin Gaines combined for seven RBI to lead the FGCU baseball team to a 10-7 victory over Oklahoma State on Wednesday night in Stillwater, Okla.
March 31, 2010
DeLand, Fla. - The Hatters ran down the Bulls and ended their 6-game winning streak Tuesday night on Melching Field. Junior Sean Emory delivered the game-winning RBI and led Stetson to the 6-5 win over USF.
March 29, 2010
MACON, Ga. – Mercer’s Jacob Tanis drove in eight runs and help the Bears power past Jacksonville over the weekend to earn Atlantic Sun Player of the Week honors while Matt Branham earned pitching honors.
March 28, 2010
DeLand, Fla. - On Sunday starting pitcher David Burns gave the Hatters just what they needed to rebound from a disappointing loss to the Wildcats on Saturday.
March 27, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – The ETSU baseball team got stellar outings from pitchers Scott McNally and Ben Booker as the Bucs swept the doubleheader Saturday against the Bisons at Dugan Field.
March 26, 2010
MACON, Ga. - ETSU will look to continue its fast start to the 2010 season this weekend as the Bucs travel to Nashville, Tenn. to take on Lipscomb in the Atlantic Sun Series of the Week.
March 26, 2010
DeLand, Fla. - Junior Jeff Simpson delivered a two-RBI triple in the bottom of the 6th inning to propel Stetson to a 5-4 win over Northwestern Thursday night in the first of a four-game series at Melching Field.
March 24, 2010
BUIES CREEK, N.C. -- The two teams combined for 12 runs off of nine hits over a 52 minute first inning but Campbell took the lead 7-5 at the end of the frame and never looked back to defeat NC State 15-10.
March 23, 2010
MACON, Ga. – FGCU’s Stephen Wickens, Jacksonville’s Jamaal Hawkins, Mercer’s Evan Boyd and UNF’s Andrew Hannon earned spots on the Brooks Wallace Shortstop Watch List.
March 22, 2010
MACON, Ga. – UNF’s Michael Smith helped lead the Ospreys to two wins against River City Rival Jacksonville to Atlantic Sun Player of the Week honors while Matt Hamann earned pitching honors.
March 20, 2010
TAMPA BAY, Fla. – Sophomore Brandon Love pitched seven stellar innings to carry the Mercer baseball team to a 2-1 win in the opening game of a three-game series against South Florida on Friday evening.
March 17, 2010
MACON, Ga. - No. 30 FGCU looks to stay unbeaten in conference play this weekend as the team travels to Deland, Fla. to take on in-state and conference rival Stetson in the Atlantic Sun Series of the Week.
March 15, 2010
MACON, Ga. – FGCU’s Tim Roberson earned Player of the Week honors while leading the Eagles to a conference sweep and Stetson Kurt Schluter’s near no-hitter helped him earn Pitcher of the Week honors.
March 14, 2010
The hits just kept on coming for the Dolphins as freshman center fielder Dan Gulbransen went 3-for-5 with a double, a home run and four RBI to lead the JU baseball team to a sweep over Belmont with a 15-11 win.
March 12, 2010
It was the classic case of better late than never as the Lipscomb Bisons scored five runs in the eighth and three runs in the ninth to beat Illinois Friday in the first round of the Caravelle Resort Classic hosted by Coastal Carolina.
March 11, 2010
MACON, Ga. - Conference leading Belmont opens league action this weekend with a trip to Jacksonville to take on the Dolphins at Sessions Stadium in the Atlantic Sun Series of the Week.
March 10, 2010
The Dolphins showed their mettle on this day as junior Chris Kaminski hurled 2.1 innings for a save while the offense scored six unanswered runs in the final three innings as the JU earned a spit with USF with a 12-6 win.
March 09, 2010
ATHENS, Ga. - Peyton Hart went 4-for-5 with three RBIs as Kennesaw State earned its third win all-time at Foley Field with an 11-1 victory over Georgia Tuesday evening.
March 08, 2010
MACON, Ga. - UNF’s Preston Hale earned Atlantic Sun Player of the Week honors after leading the Ospreys to a 5-1 week, while Jacksonville’s Clay Kollenbaum earned the pitching honor.
March 04, 2010
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Belmont used four runs on five hits in the sixth inning to pull away from No. 23 WKU on Wednesday afternoon at Shelby Park to improve to 8-0
March 03, 2010
DeLand, Fla. - The 2010 Johnny Bench Award Watch List was released on Tuesday and Stetson catcher Nick Rickles has been nominated for the award.
March 01, 2010
MACON, Ga. - Jacksonville won all three games it played at the JU Invitational with Alex Martinez leading the way at the plate and Chris Kaminski on the hill.
February 27, 2010
A combined effort by three healthy arms allowed everyone to think about something else for a change as the JU baseball team defeated No. 20 Oklahoma, 4-3, Saturday in the second day of the JU Invitational.
February 26, 2010
Think of baseball in the State of Florida and the big boys come to mind. Florida State, Florida, Miami are the big three that everyone knows about.
February 25, 2010
MACON, Ga. - The Atlantic Sun Baseball Series of the Week features Jacksonville in week two of the baseball season as the Dolphins host the JU Invitational. Catch the first game against Richmond live on A-SunTV.
February 22, 2010
MACON, Ga. - FGCU’s Austin Gaines led the Eagles to a sweep to earn Atlantic Sun Player of the Week while Scott McNally helped ETSU to a 2-1 weekend to earn the pitcher of the week award.
February 21, 2010
CHARLESTON, S.C. – A five-run ninth by the Buccaneers propelled ETSU past 34th ranked Kansas State at The Citadel Memorial Challenge Saturday afternoon, 10-6.
February 18, 2010
MACON, Ga. - The 2010 college baseball season gets underway Friday and the Atlantic Sun preseason favorite FGCU battles Temple in a three-game set in the conference series of the week.
February 18, 2010
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Florida Gulf Coast junior pitcher Chris Sale was named to the Preseason Golden Spikes Award Watch List that was announced by USA Baseball on Thursday.
February 18, 2010
MACON, Ga. - As the 2010 NCAA Baseball season approaches, the Atlantic Sun Conference takes a look at each team leading up to the start of the season Friday. The A-Sun series concludes with preseason favorite FGCU.
February 17, 2010
MACON, Ga. - As the 2010 NCAA Baseball season approaches, the Atlantic Sun Conference takes a look at each team leading up to the start of the season Friday. The Kennesaw State Owls are the subject Today.
February 17, 2010
MACON, Ga. - The college baseball season gets under way this weekend with all 11 A-Sun teams in action with 10 squads hosting games. Thanks to Weather.com for the forcasts.
February 16, 2010
MACON, Ga. - As the 2010 NCAA Baseball season approaches, the Atlantic Sun Conference takes a look at each team leading up to the start of the season Friday. Today the Jacksonville Dolphins
February 15, 2010
MACON, Ga. - As the 2010 NCAA Baseball season approaches, the Atlantic Sun Conference takes a look at each team leading up to the start of the season Feb. 19. Today the A-Sun previews the Lipscomb Bisons.
February 12, 2010
MACON, Ga. - As the 2010 NCAA Baseball season approaches, the Atlantic Sun Conference takes a look at each team leading up to the start of the season Feb. 19. Today the conference features the Stetson Hatters.
February 11, 2010
MACON, Ga. - As the 2010 NCAA Baseball season approaches, the Atlantic Sun Conference takes a look at each team leading up to the start of the season Feb. 19. The Belmont Bruins are thrust into the conference spotlight.
February 11, 2010
MACON, Ga. - College Baseball Insiders.com takes look at the top players in the Atantic Sun while yahoosports.com takes a look at how the conference may end up and who are the top players at each position.
February 10, 2010
MACON, Ga. - As the 2010 NCAA Baseball season approaches, the Atlantic Sun Conference takes a look at each team leading up to the start of the season Feb. 19. Today the conference takes a look at the UNF Ospreys.
February 09, 2010
MACON, Ga. - As the 2010 NCAA Baseball season approaches, the Atlantic Sun Conference takes a looks at each team leading up to the start of the season on Feb. 19, today, the Mercer Bears.
February 08, 2010
MACON, Ga. - As the 2010 NCAA Baseball season approaches, the Atlantic Sun Conference takes a looks at each team leading up to the start of the season on Feb. 19. Today the ETSU Buccaneers.
February 05, 2010
MACON, Ga. - Baseball America named its Preseason All-American Teams Friday with FGCU’s Chris Sale picking up First-Team accolades. Sale earned Atlantic Sun Preseason Pitcher of the Year honors Wednesday.
February 05, 2010
MACON, Ga. - As the 2010 NCAA Baseball season approaches the Atlantic Sun Conference takes a looks at each team leading up to the start of the season today the A-Sun travels to take a look at the Campbell Camels.
February 04, 2010
MACON, Ga. - As the 2010 NCAA Baseball season approaches the Atlantic Sun Conference takes a looks at each team leading up to the start of the season on Feb. 19, today the USC Upstate Spartans fall under the microscope.
February 03, 2010
MACON, Ga. - The Atlantic Sun conference announced its baseball preseason coaches’ poll and all-conference honors Wednesday with FGCU earning the nod as the conference favorite.
January 28, 2010
MACON, Ga. - UNF baseball knows only one head coach, but when the 2010 season ends, so will the Dusty Rhodes era in Jacksonville, Fla. Rhodes holds a record of 879-420 at UNF.
January 27, 2010
MACON, Ga. - With the baseball season approaching the teams and student-athletes in the Atlantic Sun continue to receive solid praise. Ping!Baseball placed four A-Sun student-athletes on its Preseaon All-American list.
January 11, 2010
MACON, Ga. - FGCU’s Chris Sale and ETSU’s Paul Hoilman picked up second team Ping!Baseball Preseason All American honors while the Eagles’ Zach Maxfield earned third team honors.
December 21, 2009
MACON, Ga. - FGCU’s Chris Sale picked up Louisville Slugger Preseason Second Team All-American honors, and three other A-Sun student-athletes picked up third-team honors.
December 02, 2009
This loss might've been the best thing that happened to Georgia that season. The Bulldogs sent Stephen Dodson to the hill against the Bisons and it wasn't pretty
October 13, 2009
As the Major League Baseball regular season wraps up, A-Sun Insider takes a minute to look at the former members of the A-Sun that continue to perform well for their minor and major league squads.
September 07, 2009
MACON, Ga. - On Sunday, a pair of A-Sun baseball alums, Mike Lowell (FIU) and Daniel Murphy (Jacksonville) each clubbed home runs in leading their respective teams to victories
September 03, 2009
DURHAM, N.C. - FGCU’s Chris Sale dominant summer in the prestigious Cape Cod League concluded by Baseball America naming the left-handed pitcher the top-ranked prospect from the league.
August 25, 2009
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - UNF head baseball coach Dusty Rhodes announced his retirement at the conclusion of the 2010 season. Raymond "Smoke" Laval will take over as the new head baseball coach
August 17, 2009
The Toronto Blue Jays have come to terms with Kennesaw State's Chad Jenkins, signing the 20th overall pick in the 2009 MLB First-Year Player Draft to a contract with a $1.359 million signing bonus.
August 12, 2009
FORT MYERS, Fla. - FGCU starter Chris Sale earned the BFC Outstanding Pitcher Award for the 2009 Cape Cod Baseball League Season. Sale led the Cape Cod League in strikeouts, and innings pitched.
July 27, 2009
BOSTON, Mass. - FGCU starter Chris Sale was named the Pitching MVP for the Cape Cod League all-Star game after his one inning, no-hit performance on Thursday night at Fenway Park.
July 16, 2009
MACON, Ga. - As summer baseball leagues around the nation have moved beyond the halfway point in the season and enter the stretch run, a number of A-Sun student-athletes landed spots as All-Stars in their respective leagues.
July 16, 2009
MACON, Ga. - As summer baseball leagues around the nation have moved beyond the halfway point in the season and enter the stretch run, a number of A-Sun student-athletes landed spots as All-Star selections
July 08, 2009
DENVER - Rex Brothers wants to be in the majors. So he didn't wait long to sign a contract with the Rockies. The college left-hander rose up draft boards this spring. In fact, Rockies' manager Jim Tracy's son scouted Brothers
July 07, 2009
Frederick Keys catcher Caleb Joseph occasionally lingers after games, assists the clubhouse attendant, orders some pizza and then crashes at the stadium. Talk about eating and sleeping baseball.
June 19, 2009
Cory Gearrin has come a long way since his professional baseball debut. That was last summer, on June 27 in Elizabethton, Tenn. Fresh off a superb junior season at Mercer, Gearrin was drafted in the fourth round by the Atlanta Braves, who sent him to their Single-A team in Danville, Va.
June 17, 2009
Former Lipscomb catcher Caleb Joseph has been named to the Class A All-Star team as a member of the Fredrick Keys, the advanced Class A affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles. Joseph has batted .300 or better each month of the season.
June 15, 2009
MACON, Ga. - Several A-Sun baseball players continue to earn postseasaon honors landing on the Ping!Baseball and the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) teams for success throughout the year.
June 11, 2009
SECAUCUS, N.J. - Six more A-Sun stars of the diamond were selected by Major League clubs on the final day of the 2009 First-Year Player Draft, boosting the final number to 18, the most draftees for the conference in three years.
June 10, 2009
SECAUCUS, N.J. - One day after three A-Sun pitchers were picked in the top 50 selections, nine more stars of diamond heard their named called, led by 2009 Player of the Year, Jeremy Cruz from Stetson.
June 09, 2009
MACON, Ga. - The first three rounds of the Major League Baseball Draft take place today with Kennesaw State's Chad Jenkins and Kyle Heckathorn and Lipscomb's Rex Brothers tabbed as potential first-round choices
June 09, 2009
SECAUCUS, N.J. - Kennesaw State's Chad Jenkins became the Atlantic Sun's seventh first-round choice as Toronto chose the junior with the 20th pick of the Major League Baseball's 2009 First-Year Player Draft
June 09, 2009
SECAUCUS, N.J. - Lipscomb's Rex Brothers became the Atlantic Sun's second draft choice of the Major League Baseball's 2009 First-Year Player Draft when Colorado picked the junior with the 34th pick of the draft
June 09, 2009
SECAUCUS, N.J. - Kennesaw State's Kyle Heckathorn became the A-Sun's third draft choice of the Major League Baseball's 2009 First-Year Player Draft when Milwaukee picked the junior with the 47th pick of the draft
June 08, 2009
MACON, Ga. - In Tuesday's Major League Baseball's 2009 First-Year Player Draft, a trio of Atlantic Sun pitchers, Rex Brothers, Kyle Heckathorn and Chad Jenkins, could all hear their names called in the first round
June 04, 2009
TUCSON, Ariz. - A-Sun Freshman of the Year, Belmont's Dylan Craig, Mercer's Jacob Tanis, Stetson's Nick Rickles and Mark Jones and ETSU's Bo Reeder all garnered spots on the 2009 Louisville Slugger Freshmen
May 31, 2009
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Defensive mistakes put the Dolphins in an early hole and the bats could not come to the rescue as the JU baseball team was eliminated with a 4-0 loss to No. 17 Miami, Sunday afternoon in NCAA Regional
May 30, 2009
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Sophomore Chuck Opachich hit the go-ahead home run in the eighth while sophomore Chris Kaminski and junior Kyle Kriech teamed up to lead the JU baseball team to an 8-7 win over Bethune-Cookman
May 29, 2009
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Big hits were the difference in the game as the JU baseball team fell to No. 17 Miami, 9-4, Friday afternoon in the first round of the NCAA Regionals at McKethan Stadium.
May 28, 2009
TUCSON, Ariz. - Player of the Year Jeremy Cruz, ETSU's Paul Hoilman and Pitcher of the Year Chad Jenkins earned spots on the Louisville Slugger NCAA Division I All-American baseball teams
May 28, 2009
TOWSON, Md. - Senior catcher Jeremy Gillan earned a spot on the 2009 ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America Baseball First Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
May 25, 2009
INDIANAPOLIS: On Monday, Jacksonville, the 2009 Atlantic Sun Baseball Champions, learned it earned the No. 3 seed at the Gainesville Regional for the 2009 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship.
May 23, 2009
DELAND, Fla. - Thanks to Brendan Cadavid's ninth-inning single, Lipscomb will play for back-to-back Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship titles as the Bisons beat the ETSU Buccaners, 5-4
May 23, 2009
DELAND, Fla. - Billy Schlee delivered seven innings of clutch relief and All-Atlantic Sun catcher Jeremy Gillan knocked home three runs as the top-seeded Jacksonville Dolphins eliminated Belmont, 7-5
May 23, 2009
DeLAND, Fla. - Alex Martinez's ninth-inning, two-run home run over the fence in left-field broke a tie between Jacksonville and Lipscomb and ultimately carried the Dolphins to their fourth Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship, 7-4
May 22, 2009
DeLAND, Fla. - Weather has once again delayed the 2009 Baseball Championship. Persistent storms has forced an indefinite suspension of play. AtlanticSun.org will have updates throughout the day
May 22, 2009
DELAND, Fla. - Rain washed out a second full day of play, forcing the 2009 Atlantic Sun Championships to finish out as a single-elimination championship. Lipscomb and ETSU will open play on Saturday at 11: 00 a.m.
May 21, 2009
DELAND, Fla. - Two days of rain has forced a format change in the 2009 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championships. The championship will now play two single-elimination games, leading into a four-team, double-elimination event
May 21, 2009
DELAND, Fla. - A three-run rally in the bottom of the eighth inning pushed Belmont past Mercer in the first game of the 2009 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championships, 6-5, from Stetson's Melching Field at Conrad Park.
May 21, 2009
DELAND, Fla. - Playing in its first Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship game in three years, ETSU eliminated the host Stetson Hatters thanks to the pitching of Chas Bryne and Darren Caldwell, 4-2, on Thursday.
May 19, 2009
DeLAND, Fla. - Six teams descend to Melching Field with their aim set on securing a berth to NCAA Regional competition when the 2009 Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball Championship begins Wednesday afternoon.
May 19, 2009
MACON, Ga. - For the first time in conference history , players and coaches from four different institutions received the annual awards as Chad Jenkins, Jeremy Cruz, Dylan Craig and Dave Tollet won the four major awards
May 18, 2009
MACON, Ga. - UNF's Preston Hale and Mercer's J.T. Odom each helped their teams to strong finishes in Atlantic Sun Conference play with Hale powering the Ospreys' offense and Odom shoring up the Bears' pitching staff.
May 16, 2009
FORT MYERS, Fla. - FGCU became the first A-Sun team to win consecutive titles in its first two years in the conference went to the single-division format in 1999, by defeating Stetson 5-4 in 12 innings.
May 14, 2009
MACON, Ga. - On Thursday, the Atlantic Sun Conference and Bright House Sports Network announced that the channel will broadcast the final game of Wednesday at next week's 2009 A-Sun Baseball Championships.
May 11, 2009
MACON, Ga. - The race for a spot in the 2009 Atlantic Sun Championship heats up as the season moves along and Andy Mauldin of Stetson and Jeremy Gillan of Jacksonville posted big weeks.
May 08, 2009
Four Atlantic Sun softball student-athletes and a pair of baseball student-athletes earned selections to the CoSIDA ESPN The Magazine Academic Academic All-District First and Second Teams
May 07, 2009
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - The FGCU baseball team used its bats to take down No. 9 Florida. The Eagles recorded 20 hits to upset the Gators by a score of 17-5 on Wednesday night at McKethan Stadium.
May 05, 2009
Florida Gulf Coast is one of four Atlantic Sun Conference baseball teams not eligible for the league tournament, which is good news for the seven teams who are. The Eagles are soaring atop the A-Sun standings, and took a big step toward defending their regular season title by piling up 49 runs during a three-game sweep of East Tennessee State Friday and Saturday at Cardinal Park.
May 04, 2009
MACON, Ga. - UNF's T.J. Thompson collected 10 hits during the week to earn A-Sun Player of the Week. FGCU's Chris Sale silenced an ETSU offense to capture his second Pitcher of the Week award
May 01, 2009
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April 28, 2009
CORAL GABLES, Fla. - The Ospreys exploded for 15 hits in a 10-1 upset of No. 11 Miami, marking the first time in program history UNF has knocked off Miami, Florida, and Florida State in the same season.
April 27, 2009
MACON, Ga. - Kennesaw State's Chad Jenkins completed a month in which he did not allow a single run with an eight-inning, 12 strikeout performance while ETSU's Paul Hoilman hit close to .700
April 25, 2009
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - In Belmont's doubleheader split against Kennesaw State, Derek Wiley hit his 54th career home run, breaking the A-Sun all-time record, passing Stetson's Frank Coor, who hit 53 home runs from 1998-2001.
April 20, 2009
MACON, Ga. - Kennesaw State junior Chad Jenkins tossed his second consecutive shutout against A-Sun competition, setting the tone for a pair of doubleheader wins against Mercer Saturday afternoon, and Ric
April 13, 2009
MACON, Ga. - UNF senior John Frawley notched his fourth-straight complete game win to earn his second career Pitcher of the Week. Jacksonville's Chuck Opachich batted a team-best .565 to earn Player of the Week
April 11, 2009
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Lipscomb Bisons got their offense back on track with 6-3 and 11-4 wins over North Florida Saturday afternoon in Atlantic Sun competition at Ken Dugan Field at Stephen L. Marsh Stadium.
April 06, 2009
MACON, Ga. - UNF's Kevin Martin put up 18 RBI to claim the Player of the Week award. On the hill, Kennesaw State's Kyle Heckathorn won the first game of the Owls' sweep of Lipscomb to earn the Pitcher of the Week
April 05, 2009
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Belmont won both contests against Jacksonville in a doubleheader at Shelby Park to take the A-Sun Series of the Week. The Bruins won by scores of 12-7 and 15-10. JU won 3-1 on Friday
March 30, 2009
MACON, Ga. - For the second straight week, an ETSU hitter, this week Troy Mendez, claimed the Atlantic Sun Player of the Week award while FGCU's Chris Sale baffled Belmont bats to earn the Pitcher of the Week award
March 28, 2009
FRESNO, Calif. - It's hard to say where Friday's 10-6 win against Fresno State ranks among the signature wins for Lipscomb in the past two seasons, but beating the College World Series Champion is no small feat.
March 24, 2009
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - In the most historical sporting event in UNF campus history, the Ospreys did exactly what they needed in upsetting No. 23 Florida, 3-0, in front of a record crowd of 3,194 at Harmon Stadium
March 23, 2009
MACON, Ga. - ETSU's Bo Reeder hit for the cycle to earn his first Player of the Week award, and added a complete game on the mound as the cherry for the week. UNF's John Frawley earned the Pitcher of the Week award
March 22, 2009
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Lipscomb right-hander Josh Smith struck out 11 batters in 7.1 innings in a 3-1 victory against Stetson. The Bisons swept the three-game series and moved into first place at 8-1.
March 18, 2009
The College Baseball Foundation and Diamond Sports are proud to announce this week’s National All-Star Lineup. This week the lineup features Coach Gene Depew from Bucknell and Andrew Brouse also from Bucknell. Coach Depew earned his 500th win while Brouse finished the week with 17 RBI. Strasburg and Berry join the lineup again this week with outstanding pitching performances. Coach Wiillie McGowan of Alcorn State and Coach Gary Powers of Nevada enter the lineup with milestone victories last week.
March 16, 2009
MACON, Ga. - Dominating performances helped Lipscomb's Rex Brothers and FGCU's Tim Roberson earn Atlantic Sun weekly honors as announced by the league office on Monday.
March 14, 2009
KENNESAW, Ga. - Andrew Martin's sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth brought home a sliding Tyler Stubblefield with the game-winner as the Kennesaw State baseball swept a doubleheader from No. 21 Kent State.
March 09, 2009
MACON, Ga. - FGCU, the 2008 Atlantic Sun regular-season championship roared out of the gates in conference play, sweeping Campbell, led by the hot bat of Zach Maxfield, this week's pick as the A-Sun's Player of the Week.
March 08, 2009
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. It was a banner day at Johns Sessions Stadium as Dolphin head coach Terry Alexander earned his 600th victory while JU wrapped up the Sun-Trust River City Rumble title, defeating UNF, 8-7
March 03, 2009
PORT ST. LUCIE - Baseball people are talking about him as the next big thing in the Big Apple because of his meteoric rise from the low minor leagues to the New York Mets. As much as Daniel Murphy appreciates the compliment, he's quick to throw up a caution flag.
March 03, 2009
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Senior catcher Brad Simmons went 2-for-2 with a home run and three RBI while five Dolphin pitchers combined to strike out 12 batters to lead JU to a 9-4 win against No. 6 Florida State.
March 02, 2009
MACON, Ga. - Zach Johnson's power stick pushed the Camels record to 6-1 while Jacksonville hurler Carson Andrew tossed five scoreless innings against nationally-ranked Michigan to earn to A-Sun's Weekly awards
February 28, 2009
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - After a lopsided loss in Game One (21-3), the Dolphins bounced back to take Game Two (10-3) as JU baseball split a doubleheader with No. 25 Michigan, Saturday during the JU Invitational
February 26, 2009
MACON, Ga. Conference play kicks off early with the preseason favorite of the A-Sun coaches, Kennesaw State, hosting the lone unbeaten, Campbell, starting with a single game Friday night and a Saturday doubleheader
February 23, 2009
MACON, Ga. - UNF opened the 2009 baseball season by splitting its four games in the BankFirst Baseball Challenge, but stellar individual efforts from first baseman Ryan Puskar and left-handed starter John Atteo
February 22, 2009
MOBILE, Ala. - Trailing 11-5 in the bottom of the fifth inning, Mercer scored seven runs over the course of the next four innings while holding No. 6 Ole Miss scoreless, claiming a 13-11 victory on Saturday evening.
February 21, 2009
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Kennesaw State exploded for seven runs in the 10th inning to complete a come-from-behind 12-5 win over Samford on Saturday afternoon at Joe Lee Griffifth Field. The win for the Owls is the 800th in the
February 20, 2009
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Brad Roberts' two-out double in the eighth gave the Eagles the first 2009 Division I win in the nation. FGCU (1-0) is now 7-1 in their season openers with the 4-3 win over Central Michigan at Swanson
February 10, 2009
DURHAM, N.C. - When a program is trying to put itself on the college baseball map, producing a first-round pick in the Major League Baseball draft is a good way to do it. Kennesaw State hopes junior right-hander Kyle Heckathorn gives its program just such a boost.
February 05, 2009
MACON, Ga. - In each of its first three years in the Atlantic Sun, Kennesaw State has improved its standing and on the heels of its runner-up finish in 2008, the A-Sun coaches have installed the Owls as the preseason favorite
January 21, 2009
KENNESAW, Ga. - Kennesaw State's legendary head baseball coach Mike Sansing, was honored by the Georgia Dugout Club as he was inducted into the organization's Hall of Fame on Saturday in a ceremony at the Atlanta Hilton Hotel.
January 07, 2009
DELAND, Fla. - Stetson Athletics Director Jeff Altier has announced that the contract of Head Baseball Coach Pete Dunn has been extended through the 2013 season. "We are very pleased to announce that Coach Dunn will be with us for at least another five years," said Altier. "His record and his accomplishments here at Stetson speak for themselves."
December 24, 2008
TUCSON, Ariz. - Stetson senior Jeremy Cruz has been named to the 2009 Louisville Slugger Preseason All-America third team at first base. The team is selected by Collegiate Baseball newspaper.
December 05, 2008
MACON, Ga. - Stetson's Jeremy Cruz and FGCU's Mikel Alvarez earned a spot on the preseason 2009 Brooks Wallace Player of the Year Watch List. The Wallace Award is presented to the nation's top collegiate baseball player.
October 14, 2008
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Curtis Alexander, father of head baseball coach Terry Alexander, was honored for his dedication, hard work and support for JU baseball over the past 28 years by having the Dolphin locker room bear his name.
September 23, 2008
FORT MYERS, Fla. - In college baseball, there are three states that produce the most talent: California, Texas and Florida. Rivals.com recently ranked four A-Sun schools in the top 11.
September 11, 2008
MACON, Ga. - Former Mercer baseball standout Matthew Crawford made a strong first impression in his first year of professional baseball, winning the 2008 Arizona Rookie League batting title as a member of the Arizona Angels.
August 20, 2008
MACON, Ga. - As the various collegiate summer baseball season wind down several A-Sun student-athletes helped their squads to team titles while other picked up individual end-of-year awards.
August 19, 2008
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - USC Upstate head baseball coach Matt Fincher has announced the hiring of Ryan Fecteau, a former pitching coach at Southern Utah and a head coach in the summer collegiate Valley League, as a volunteer assistant coach.
August 18, 2008
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Lipscomb will get a chance to make another splash next season when the Bisons play national champ Fresno State. Last year Lipscomb beat Georgia 10-7 in the first game of the NCAA Tournament.
August 15, 2008
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - To most of the 3,183 fans at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville on Tuesday night, the Montgomery Biscuits' 9-6 victory over the Suns was just another Southern League baseball game.
August 13, 2008
DeLand, Fla. – Stetson Head Baseball Coach Pete Dunn has announced the final addition to his 2009 coaching staff. Former Stetson two-way standout Clint Chrysler is coming on board to help with the program.
August 07, 2008
DeLand, Fla. – Stetson Head Baseball Coach Pete Dunn has announced that Chris Roberts will be the latest addition to the baseball staff. Roberts will replace Garrett Quinn as pitching coach. Associate Head Coach Mitch Markham will assume Quinn’s responsibilities as recruiting coordinator.
August 06, 2008
After becoming one of the hottest prospects in the New York Mets farm system, former JU standout Daniel Murphy got his shot in the bigs with his first major league start against the Houston Astros and All-Star Roy Oswalt.
August 04, 2008
After becoming one of the hottest prospects in the New York Mets farm system, former JU standout Daniel Murphy got his shot in the bigs with his first major league start against the Houston Astros and All-Star Roy Oswalt.
July 29, 2008
MACON, Ga. - Now beyond the halfway point in the summer league season, a number of A-Sun student-athletes, such as Belmont's Derek Wiley (above) are putting up All-Star caliber numbers.
July 29, 2008
MACON, Ga. - Now beyond the halfway point in the summer league season, a number of A-Sun student-athletes, such as Belmont's Derek Wiley (above) are putting up All-Star caliber numbers.
July 03, 2008
MACON, Ga. - With collegiate summer baseball in full swing, many A-Sun student athletes are making a name for themselves, including FGCU's Mikel Alvarez (above), who leads the Coastal Plain League in batting average (.392).
June 26, 2008
MACON, Ga. - For the second time in as many weeks, John Dortch captured a postseason graduate scholarship, the latest courtesy of the NCAA. Dortch is one of 29 male athletes who earned the award in the spring season.
June 18, 2008
MACON, Ga. - Former Lipscomb catcher Caleb Joseph and was Stetson outfielder Justin Bass earned spots on the ABCA/Rawlings South Region Teams. Joseph made the first team, Bass earned Second Team honors.
June 17, 2008
ROME, Italy - The UNF baseball team can now add another accomplishment to its already prestigious list of international notoriety, as right-handed pitcher Antonio Franzese claimed a place on the Italian National Team.
June 16, 2008
MACON, Ga. - In a stretch of six days, three Florida Gulf Coast baseball players showed why the Eagles captured the 2008 A-Sun regular season title by garnering Player of the Night Honors in the Northwoods League.
June 06, 2008
MACON, Ga. - Highlighted by three selections from Florida Gulf Coast, the A-Sun generated 14 draft picks in the 2008 MLB First-Year Player Draft. Belmont, Kennesaw State, Mercer and Stetson each had two players selected.
June 01, 2008
ATHENS, Ga. - Lipscomb could not repeat its Friday afternoon upset, falling 14-3 to Georgia in an elimination contest on Sunday afternoon from Foley Field at the Athens Regional.
May 30, 2008
ATHENS, Ga. - Despite spotting the No. 8 national seed Georgia Bulldogs four unearned runs in the first inning, Lipscomb proved its mettle, rallying to win 10-7 in the first game from NCAA's Athens Regional.
May 29, 2008
Atlanta - Comcast / Charter Sports Southeast (CSS) announced today it will offer exclusive live coverage of the Athens Regional of the 2008 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship scheduled for May 30 to June 2.
May 25, 2008
DeLAND, Fla. - In the longest game in an Division I Tournament this season, Lipscomb captured the Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship Presented by Progress Energy, defeating Gardner-Webb 10-9 in 15 innings.
May 24, 2008
DeLAND, Fla. - Gardner-Webb advanced to its first title game, defeating Belmont 6-3 at the 2008 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship Presented by Progress Energy. They will take on Lipscomb at 1:00pm on Sunday.
May 23, 2008
DeLAND, Fla. - After allowing a large lead to slip away yesterday, Lipscomb held on to an early lead en route to a 12-4 victory against Stetson at the 2008 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship presented by Progress Energy.
May 23, 2008
DeLAND, Fla. - For the second consecutive year, Belmont advanced to Championship Saturday, eliminating Campbell 6-3 at the 2008 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship Presented by Progress Energy
May 23, 2008
DeLAND, Fla. - Lipscomb moved to within one win of its first NCAA Tournament appearance, defeating Gardner-Webb 8-2 on Saturday at the 2008 Atlantic Sun Championship Presented by Progress Energy.
May 22, 2008
DeLAND, Fla. - Brandon Scott hit two home runs to lead the Camels to an 11-3 victory against Mercer at the Progress Energy 2008 Atlantic Sun Conference Baseball Championship at Melching Field at Conrad Park.
May 22, 2008
DeLAND, Fla. - Down by seven entering the top of the seventh, Belmont scored the final eight runs to stun Lipscomb, 9-8, at the 2008 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship Presented by Progress Energy.
May 22, 2008
DeLAND, Fla. - A critical error allowed Gardner-Webb to take the lead for good en route to a 10-6 victory against Stetson in Thursday's final game at the 2008 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship Presented by Progress Energy.
May 21, 2008
DeLAND, Fla. - Top-seeded Lipscomb jumped on Campbell early and often en route to taking game one at the 2008 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship Presented by Progress Energy by the count of 14-0.
May 21, 2008
DeLAND, Fla. - Led by a championship single-game record for stolen bases, Gardner-Webb rallied to defeat Belmont 9-7 in 10 innings at the 2008 Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship Presented by Progress Energy.
May 21, 2008
DELAND, Fla. - Fifth-seeded Stetson defended the home turf, defeating No. 2 Mercer 8-5 in the final game of day one at the 2008 A-Sun Baseball Championship presented by Progress Energy
May 20, 2008
MACON, Ga. - After shattering records for a team in its first year in the Atlantic Sun, Florida Gulf Coast racked up the hardware with Jason Peacock, Richard Bleier and head coach Dave Tollet winning individual awards
May 19, 2008
MACON, Ga. - Stetson's Justin Bass hit a blistering .625 and Kyle Heckathorn of Kennesaw State struck out 13 batters against Jacksonville as the duo earned the final Atlantic Sun Conference Player and Pitcher of the Week awards
May 19, 2008
MACON, Ga. - The 30th Atlantic Sun Baseball Championship Presented by Progress Energy returns to Melching Field at Conrad Park. Follow all of the action from first pitch to trophy presentation on ASun.TV.
May 12, 2008
MACON, Ga. - Florida Gulf Coast clinched the third A-Sun team title of its inaugural year in the conference by sweeping ETSU on the diamond. Pete Woodworth won the deciding game while Vinnie Scarduzio carried the offense
May 10, 2008
FORT MYERS, Fla., - Florida Gulf Coast clinched the Atlantic Sun baseball regular-season titel with a double-header sweep of East Tennessee State on Saturday afternoon. The Eagles won by scores of 9-5 and 6-2.
May 09, 2008
The 2008 ESPN the Magazine Baseball and Softball Academic All-District Teams were announced today as selected by CoSIDA and eight Atlantic Sun student-athletes earned spots on the First or Second Team
May 09, 2008
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - After falling 4-1 to Lipscomb in game one of Saturday's doubleheader, Mercer clinched the A-Sus Series of the Week with a 14-9 victory in game two of Friday's doubleheader.
May 07, 2008
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Junior catcher Brad Simmons went 3-for-3 with a home run and a career-high four RBI to lead the JU baseball team to a 7-6 shocker over No. 3 Florida State, Wednesday evening at Dick Howser Stadium.
May 05, 2008
May 05, 2008
MACON, Ga. - ETSU's offense exploded last week to the tune of 91 runs in five wins, led by Ben Allen's 12 RBI, including seven in a single game while Florida Gulf Coast's Pete Woodworth won the rubber match against Stetson
May 02, 2008
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Dusty Rhodes, the coach who put UNF on the national radar has been honored by The American Baseball Coaches Association as a Hall of Fame inductee for the class of 2009.
April 28, 2008
MACON, Ga. - Kennesaw State moved above the .500 mark on the season and dealt a severe blow to Campbell's A-Sun Baseball Championship hopes by sweeping the Camels led by Jacob Robbins and Chad Jenkins.
April 27, 2008
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Bisons played through the rain on Sunday, defeating ETSU 4-3 on a wild pitch in the bottom of the ninth to win the A-Sun Series of the Week and clinch a berth to the A-Sun Championship next month.
April 21, 2008
MACON, Ga. - Campbell made a move to secure its berth in the next month's A-Sun Championship by taking two of three from in-state rival Gardner-Webb, led by the pitching of Justin Lilly and the base running of Brandon Scott.
April 14, 2008
MACON, Ga. - Belmont's Derek Wiley broke the school's career home run record and Campbell's Justin Lilly became the first Camel pitcher to fan at least 10 hitters in a game over a year
April 12, 2008
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Lipscomb won the A-Sun Baseball Series of the Week vs Florida Gulf Coast, but could not pull out the sweep as the Eagles captured the series finale 10-9 after the Bisons won game two 6-1.
April 07, 2008
MACON, Ga. - Jacob Robbins helped Kennesaw State complete a perfect 5-0 week and Matt Branham threw a complete game against Gardner-Webb to earn the Atlantic Sun's Player of the Week and Pitcher of the Week
April 06, 2008
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - After dropping the suspended contest 20-15, junior catcher Jeremy Gillan connected on a go-ahead two-run single in the bottom of the eighth as JU won the rubber game against Mercer
April 03, 2008
One week after UNF and Jacksonville took down nationally ranked UCF and Florida respectfully, Florida Gulf Coast beat No. 25 UCF and UNF defeated No. 13 Florida on Tuesday night.
March 31, 2008
MACON, Ga. - Lipscomb's Brandon McClurg tossed the first no hitter in the Atlantic Sun in almost two years and Florida Gulf Coast's Jason Peacock continued his stellar season, hitting over .580
March 30, 2008
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - USC Upstate team used a dazzling pitching performance from Matt Branham for a 4-0 win in game one and a walk-off hit from Kyle Simpson for a 5-4 win in game two to sweep Jacksonville
March 27, 2008
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - One day after UNF defeated No. 19 UCF, Jacksonville followed its crosstown rival with a defeat of a nationally-ranked team from the Sunshine State. Jacksonville downed No. 18 Florida 8-5
March 26, 2008
ORLANDO, Fla. - Add another one to the books. UNF upset its fourth ranked opponent in its Division I history with an 8-5 win over No. 19 UCF on Tuesday night at Jay Bergman Field.
March 24, 2008
MACON, Ga. - Kennesaw State's Justin Freeman dominated the Belmont lineup on Friday with an Atlantic Sun-best 13 strikeouts while Florida Gulf Coast's Ozzie Borrell hammered opposing pitchers throughout the week
March 23, 2008
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The FGCU baseball team completed a three-game sweep to improve to 18-5 overall and 10-2 in the Atlantic Sun. With the series sweep, the Eagles now have a two-game lead in the conference.
March 19, 2008
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - In front of a record crowd of 1,414, the Bisons achieved another first by defeating the University of Tennessee for the first time in the teams' five total meetings.
March 17, 2008
MACON, Ga. - Gardner-Webb junior Josh Drewery powered the Bulldogs to a series victory over preseason favorite Stetson this past weekend, and Lipscomb's Brandon McClurg helped the Bisons to a series victory over
March 10, 2008
MACON, Ga. - While Jacksonville and Belmont battled on the hardwood the Dolphins and Bruins also took to the diamond and the Dolphins, led by Matt Dobbins and Dan Maier, exerted a small amount of vengeance
March 03, 2008
MACON, Ga. - A-Sun play began with a number of exciting series highlighted by a 3-0 start from Jacksonville and a near no-hitter in Fort Myers as JU's Matt Lopez and FGCU's Richie Erath claimed the league's weekly awards.
February 25, 2008
MACON, Ga. - College baseball opened with a bang in Jacksonville, Fla., as UNF and Jacksonville piled up impressive wins behind the efforts of the Ospreys' Travis Martin and Dolphins' Matt Dobbins.
February 24, 2008
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - UNF capped off its biggest series win in program history on Sunday with an 11-6 victory over No. 23 Mississippi State at Harmon Stadium before a crowd of 1,048.
February 01, 2008
MACON, Ga. - Stetson is the overwhelming favorite to repeat as Atlantic Sun Conference baseball champion in 2008 in the league's preseason poll. The Hatters garnered eight of 12 first place votes in the poll conducted
January 04, 2008
Two of the A-Sun's premier closers, Belmont's Chris Manning and Stetson's Robbie Elsemiller, claimed preseason All-American honors by various collegiate baseball organizations.
January 04, 2008
Two of the A-Sun's premier closers, Belmont's Chris Manning and Stetson's Robbie Elsemiller, claimed preseason All-American honors by various collegiate baseball organizations.
January 02, 2008
DeLand, Fla. - Stetson's baseball team will open the 2008 season ranked 36th in the Collegiate Baseball Fabulous 40 Pre-Season NCAA Division I poll. The Hatters received 408 points in the poll.
December 14, 2007
MACON, Ga. - Five of the Atlantic Sun's premier baseball players have been named to the preseason watch list for the prestigious Wallace Award, honoring college baseball's top player.
September 19, 2007
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - Former USC Upstate baseball star Chris Nowak recently led the Montgomery Biscuits to their second-straight Class AA Southern League Championship. The infielder was named the Series MVP.
September 18, 2007
DUBLIN, Calif. - Former Belmont baseball player, Kane Simmons, was named the 2007 Golden Baseball League (GBL) Spalding Rookie of the Year, it was announced on Monday.
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