Season: 2019 HBCU Baseball

2019 HBCU Baseball

Brandon Wilkes Signs Pro Contract With Evansville Otters

Courtesy of Bethune-Cookman University Sports Information Former Bethune-Cookman reliever and infielder Brandon Wilkes has signed a professional contract with the Evansville Otters of the Independent Frontier League. In his redshirt-senior season, he returned well from a prior injury. From nearby Holly Hill, the two-way…

Savannah State Outfielder Justin Washington Drafted By Dodgers

NCAA DI/MEAC/Baseball   Savannah State Sports Information   LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Savannah State junior outfielder Justin Washington was selected in the 35th round of the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft by the Los Angeles Dodgers. Listed  at 6-4, 190-lbs., the…

Norfolk State Caleb Ward Selected To Academic All-American Baseball Team

NCAA DI/MEAC/Baseball   Norfolk State Sports Information   NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk State outfielder Caleb Ward was named Thursday to the Google Cloud Academic All-America ® Division I Baseball Team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America, the…

NIKE Baseball Camps Return To University of Maryland Eastern Shore

NCAA DI/MEAC/Baseball   Maryland Eastern Shore Sports Information   PRINCESS ANNE, Maryland – The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is welcoming back one of the East Coast’s best baseball camps June 23-26 on campus in Princess Anne, Maryland. Registration is still…

Texas Rangers Select NC A&T Leon Hunter In MLB Draft

NCAA DI/MEAC/Baseball   NC A&T Sports Information   EAST GREENSBORO – North Carolina A&T had another reliever drafted by a Major League Baseball team. Two years after Cutter Dyals was drafted by the Atlanta Braves, Aggie right-hand closer Leon Hunter (6-foot-3, 220, RHP,…

Delaware State Garrett Lawson Selected By Los Angeles Angels MLB Draft

NCAA DI/MEAC/Baseball   Delaware State Sports Information   Dover, Del. – Delaware State left-handed pitcher Garrett Lawson (jr.; Dover, Del.) has been selected by the Los Angeles Angels in the 19th round of the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft today. Lawson,…

Detroit Tigers Select NCCU’s Cory Joyce In MLB Draft

NCAA DI/MEAC/Baseball   North Carolina Central Sports Information   DETROIT – North Carolina Central University junior Corey Joyce (Lexington, N.C.) became the second Eagle selected in the Major League Baseball Draft in program history when he was selected by the Detroit Tigers…

NC A&T Aggies Baseball Summer League Assignments Announced

NCAA DI/MEAC/Baseball   NC A&T Sports Information   EAST GREENSBORO – North Carolina A&T baseball coach Ben Hall released the summer league assignments for his players on Tuesday. Fifteen Aggies will be spread out over five leagues this summer as they…

Alcorn State Baseball End Of Season Notes

NCAA DI/SWAC/Baseball   Alcorn State Sports Information   – As a team, Alcorn ranked inside the top-30 in the NCAA for triples per game and the top-45 for triples. The Braves hit 0.36 triples per game (4th in SWAC) and…

Winston Salem State E.P. Reese Named To ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division II All-Region Team

NCAA DII/INDEPENDENT/Baseball   WSSU Sports Information   GREENSBORO, NC – Winston-Salem State University redshirt-sophomore centerfielder E.P. Reese was recognized for a terrific 2019 season when he was named to the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings 2019 NCAA Division II All-Region Team, Wednesday.…