Season: 2017 HBCU Baseball Season

Braves Select North Carolina A&T Pitcher Cutter Dyals

DI/MEAC/Baseball   North Carolina A&T Sports Information   GREENSBORO – North Carolina A&T pitcher Cutter Noah Dyals (5-foot-11, 200, JR, Tampa, Fla.) sat with his immediate family as he watched and listened online to the Atlanta Braves select him 500th overall…



Former Edward Waters Tiger Richard Edwards Signs Minor League Contract

NAIA/GCAC/A.I.I./Baseball   Edward Waters Sports Information   Trinidad, Colorado – Fresh off of a successful senior season, former Edward Waters star pitcher Richard Edwards (SR/Orange Park, Florida) signed a contract to play for the Trinidad Triggers of the Pecos League. Edwards is the…



Winston Salem State Rams Baseball Announces Future Plans

DII/CIAA/Baseball   Winston Salem State Sports Information   WINSTON-SALEM, NC – With the close of the 2016-17 season, the CIAA has discontinued sponsorship of its baseball programs. The conference dropped to five teams in 2014 after the departure of the…



Three Edward Waters Tigers Selected As Daktronics NAIA Scholar-Athletes

NAIA/GCAC/Baseball   Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Media Information   KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced on Wednesday afternoon the members that have been selected as 2017 Dakronics-NAIA Men’s Baseball Scholar-Athletes. Senior Catcher Alberto Rivera (SR/Orlando, Florida),…



Alabama State Cage Cox Earns Postseason Honor

DI/SWAC/Baseball   Alabama State Sports Information   TUCSON, Ariz. – Alabama State University freshman Cage Cox earned another postseason honor on Wednesday as he was selected to the Collegiate Baseball Freshmen All-American team. Cox, who was named the Southwestern Athletic Conference…



Three North Carolina Central Baseball Eagles Earn National Acclaim

DI/MEAC/Baseball   North Carolina Central Sports Information   TUCSON, Ariz. – Three North Carolina Central University baseball student-athletes have earned national recognition as Corey Joyce (Lexington, N.C.), Jake Raby (Granite Falls, N.C.) and Carter Williams (Brown Summit, N.C.) have been…



Bethune Cookman Anthony Maldonado Tabbed Freshman All-American

DI/MEAC/Baseball   Bethune Cookman Sports Information   Freshman Pitcher Collects End-of Year Award   TUCSON, Ariz. – Bethune-Cookman pitcher Anthony Maldonado has been named a 2017 Freshman All-American, announced Wednesday by Collegiate Baseball News from their home office in Tucson, Arizona.…



Talladega Kyle Chavez Named First Team NAIA All America

NAIA/GCAC/Baseball   Talladega Sports Information   KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced the 2017 Baseball All-America Teams as selected by the NAIA-Baseball Coaches Association All-America Committee. Christopher Acosta-Tapia of Oklahoma Wesleyan headlines the…



NCCU Baseball Alumni Christian Triplett Signs Pro Contract

DI/MEAC/Baseball   North Carolina Central Sports Information   DURHAM, N.C. – Former North Carolina Central University baseball first baseman Christian Triplett (Wilkesboro, N.C.) joins a growing list of Eagles in the professional ranks as he has signed a contract to…



Florida Memorial Ian Romano Named 2017 Daktronics-NAIA Baseball Scholar-Athlete

NAIA/SC/Baseball   Florida Memorial Sports Information   KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced Wednesday that 383 men’s baseball student-athletes have been named 2017 Daktronics-NAIA Men’s Baeball Scholar-Athletes. William Woods (Mo.) leads the way with 11…