Season: 2017 HBCU Baseball Season

Alcorn State Names Tristan Toorie Assistant Baseball Coach And Recruiting Coordinator

DI/SWAC/Baseball   Alcorn State Sports Information   LORMAN, Miss. – With three years of Division I assistant coaching experience, Tristan Toorie was named assistant baseball coach and recruiting coordinator with the Alcorn State University baseball program, head coach Bretton Richardson announced. “I’m really excited for…

Kentucky State Josh Dunn Finishes Atop The NCAA In Complete Games

DII/SIAC/Baseball   Kentucky State Sports Information   Frankfort, Ky. – Josh Dunn, a senior pitcher from Lexington, Kentucky lead not only Division II, but all the NCAA with 11 complete games for the 2017 season. Dunn led the Kentucky State University…

Harris-Stowe State Dylan Yankle Signs Pro Contract With Pupfish

NAIA/AMC/Baseball   Harris-Stowe State Sports Information   Former Harris-Stowe Hornet catcher Dylan Yankle has signed a professional contract with the White Sands Pupfish.  Yankle hit .413 this season with 44 RBI and a team high 8 homeruns.  Yankle was selected…

Benedict Baseball, Andrew McCoy Named NCAA Statistical Champions For 2017

DII/SIAC/Baseball   Benedict Sports Information   INDIANAPOLIS – The NCAA has released the final baseball statistics for the 2017 season and crowned Benedict College as statistical champions in runs scored per game, while outfielder Andrew McCoy led the nation in triples per…

Prairie View A&M Baseball Player Carson Lee Signs Pro Contract

DI/SWAC/Baseball   Prairie View A&M Sports Information   Prairie View A&M University baseball player Carson Lee has a signed a pro contract with the Monterey Amberjacks of the Pecos League. In 2017, Lee (5-11, 190, Sr., Houston, Texas) played in 46 games…

Former Norfolk State Pitchers Alex Mauricio, Devin Hemmerich Make Minor League Debuts

DI/MEAC/Baseball   Norfolk State Sports Information   Spartan Pitching Duo Start Pro Careers in Utah, Florida NORFOLK, Va. – Less than two months removed from their award-filled 2017 seasons as members of the Norfolk State baseball program, former Spartan pitchers Devin Hemmerich and Alex…

Former Florida Memorial Lions Lance Mansfield Signs Minor League Contract

NAIA/FSC/Baseball   Florida Memorial Sports Information   Florida Memorial University baseball alum and 2017 graduate Lance Mansfield signed a contract to play for the Nicholasville Blazers of the Thoroughbred League. Mansfield played 4 seasons with the Lions had 5 home runs, 53…

Grambling State’s Johan Mojica Signed With Brewers

DI/SWAC/Baseball   Grambling State Sports Information   GRAMBLING, La. – Former Grambling State catcher Johan Mojica signed a free-agent contract with the Milwaukee Brewers in June. The 6-1, 220-pound prospect is currently in the Brewers organization playing in the Arizona League.…

Two Former Tigers Make Baseball All-Star Game

NAIA/A.I.I./Baseball   Stillman Sports Information   TUCSON, Ariz. – Two former Stillman Tiger teammates, and now Tucson Saguaros teammates, have continued to shine on the baseball diamond. Outfielder Nick Vitale and pitcher Zack Gonzalez have been selected to the Pescos League…

ABCA Latest Organization To Recognize Norfolk State Devin Hemmerich As D-I All-American

DI/MEAC/Baseball   Norfolk State Sports Information   ABCA All-America Teams NORFOLK, Va. – Already Norfolk State’s most decorated Division I baseball player, pitcher Devin Hemmerich added to his impressive 2017 awards haul on Saturday when the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)…