Season: 2018 HBCU Baseball

2018 HBCU Baseball Season

A Pair of Tuskegee Golden Tigers Take Part In MLB All Star Festivities

DII/SIAC/Baseball   Tuskegee Sports Information   Tuskegee University baseball players Christian Marshall  (pitcher) and Elgin Woodside (cather) were both invited to Washington D.C. for Major League Baseball’s All-Star Week. The pair of New Orleans natives threw out the ceremonial first pitch during the 2018…

Grambling State James Cooper Named Position Coach At USA Baseball

DI/SWAC/Baseball   Grambling State Sports Information   GRAMBLING, La. – Grambling State University head baseball coach James Cooper finally received the news that he had been waiting on for nearly two months as he was named on Wednesday to the United States of…

North Carolina Central’s Jim Koerner Selected For Second Stint With USA Baseball

DI/MEAC/Baseball   North Carolina Central Sports Information   CARY, N.C. – North Carolina Central University baseball head coach Jim Koerner has been selected to work with USA Baseball for a second spell, this time to manage the 14U (Under-14) National Development…

North Carolina Central Jim Koerner Named To USA Baseball Coaching Staff

DI/MEAC/Baseball   North Carolina Central Sports Information   CARY, N.C. – North Carolina Central University baseball head coach Jim Koerner has been named technical advisor for the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team during the 18th USA vs. Chinese Taipei International Friendship…

Three Former Benedict Tigers Selected By Plattsburgh Redbirds

DII/SIAC/Baseball   Benedict Sports Information   COLUMBIA, S.C. – Three former Benedict College baseball players were selected by the Plattsburgh Redbirds of the Empire Professional Baseball League. Outfielder Andrew McCoy, infielder Armando Valentin and former pitcher Devon Lemon were selected by the independent baseball team.…

Savannah State Trevor McKenna Signs Free Agent Contract With Diamondbacks

DI/MEAC/Baseball   Savannah State Sports Information   SAVANNAH, Ga. – Savannah State baseball player Trevor McKenna has signed an amateur free agent contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks. The left-handed pitcher has been assigned to the Hillsboro Hops, the Diamondbacks Single A Short…

FAMU Baseball Receives New Scoreboard From SGA

DI/MEAC/Baseball   Florida A&M Sports Information   TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida A&M head baseball coach Jamey Shouppe was all smiles this morning, much like a kid waiting to unwrap gifts under a Christmas tree on Christmas Day.  FAMU baseball received its…

Texas Southern Kamren Dukes Named Collegiate Baseball All-American

DI/SWAC/Baseball   Texas Southern Sports Information   TUCSON, Ariz. – The Collegiate Baseball NCAA Division I All-American Baseball teams and National Player of The Year have been announced. Texas Southern’s Kamren Dukes has been named a third team selection at outfielder. “Dukes entered…

North Carolina A&T Aggies Preeminence Before 2020

DI/MEAC/Baseball   North Carolina A&T Sports Information   DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – In the summer of 2014, the North Carolina A&T baseball program hired an assistant coach named Ben Hall. Two months later he was N.C. A&T’s interim head coach. His…