June 12, 2008
Orton named to SID All-State squad
WILMINGTON, NC - UNC Greensboro first baseman Ricky Orton has been named to the 12-person North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) All-State team as a vote of Sports Information Directors across the state.
June 6, 2008
UNCGs Gaski and Orton selected on second day of MLB Draft
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro seniors Ricky Orton and Matt Gaski were selected Friday as part of the second day of selection in the 2008 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
May 26, 2008
Carrier, Feltes tabbed with SoCon All-Tournament honors
CHARLESTON, SC On Sunday, UNC Greensboro seniors Tim Carrier and Greg Feltes were named to the 2008 Southern Conference All-Tournament Baseball Team. Carrier and Feltes join eight players from four other conference schools on the list.
May 24, 2008
UNCG eliminated in semifinals; fall to Elon, 12-4
CHARLESTON, SC With a two-run homer by Cory Harrilchak in the first inning of the semifinal round, UNC Greensboro was eliminated from the 2008 Southern Conference Baseball Tournament. The Phoenix homered in the first, second, and fourth innings to lead their way to a 12-4 victory over UNCG at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park.
May 23, 2008
Feltes hits second slam of the tournament to eliminate GSU
CHARLESTON, SC Senior Greg Feltes hit his second grand slam of the tournament in the seventh to help push UNC Greensboro past Georgia Southern, 12-9, in Game 10 of the 2008 Southern Conference Baseball Tournament. The slam over the left field scoreboard was not only Feltes second of the tournament, but his second of the season and the third of his career.
May 21, 2008
UNCG out hit by GSU; Spartans drop game four, 21-9
CHARLESTON, SC After the first pitch of the 2008 Southern Conference Baseball Tournaments game four was pushed back two hours and fifteen minutes, UNC Greensboro dropped their first game of the tournament to Georgia Southern. UNCGs tie-breaking, one-run lead was lost in the sixth as the Eagles scored 14 runs in three innings to take a 21-9, game four victory on Wednesday evening/Thursday morning at Joseph P. Riley Park. The three hour and 51 minute game lasted until shortly after 2am.
May 20, 2008
UNCGs Orton named to SCSMA All-SoCon Team
SPARTANBURG, SC UNC Greensboro senior Ricky Orton has been named to the Southern Conference Sports Media Association (SCSMA) All-SoCon Team released Tuesday afternoon. Earlier this week, he was also named to the SoCon Coaches All-SoCon second team.
May 19, 2008
Orton, Martin named to Coaches All-SoCon Team
SPARTANBURG, SC UNC Greensboro senior Ricky Orton and junior Greg Martin have been named to the 2008 Coaches All-SoCon Team released Monday afternoon. Orton and Martin are two of 25 selected by the SoCon coaches to be placed on the all-conference teams.
May 16, 2008
UNCG falls to Davidson, 6-2; Wildcats take series
GREENSBORO, NC A solo home run by Matt Webb in the fourth gave Davidson a one-run lead over UNCG Greensboro. After adding on five more, the Wildcats held off the Spartans for a 6-2 victory on Friday evening at UNCG Baseball Stadium. With the win, the Wildcats took the final regular season Southern Conference series from the hands of UNCG.
May 15, 2008
Early four-run rally gives UNCG the 9-1 win over Davidson
GREENSBORO, NC A dual RBI single by Ricky Orton sparked a four-run rally for UNC Greensboro in the third. After giving up just one run in the seventh, the Spartans broke a five game losing streak with a 9-1, Southern Conference victory over Davidson, Thursday afternoon at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
May 15, 2008
Remaining games scheduled for 1:00 and 7:00
GREENSBORO, NC - The remaining two games on the slate for the UNC Greensboro baseball program have been rescheduled. Originally set to play Davidson at 6pm on both Thursday and Friday, the Spartans will now face the Wildcats at 1pm on Thursday and 7pm on Friday. Fans will still be able to follow both games on UNCGs GameWatcher and watch Fridays action live on Spartan All Access.
May 14, 2008
Spartans fall to Davidson, 9-5, after pair of home runs
GREENSBORO, NC A pair of home runs by Tommy Piacenza and Matt Webb drove in five to help Davidson to a 9-5 Southern Conference victory over UINC Greensboro, Wednesday evening at UNCG Baseball Stadium. The victory broke a 12-game Wildcat losing streak and gave them their first road win of the season.
May 10, 2008
UNCG falls to Georgia Southern in conference doubleheader
STATESBORO, GA UNC Greensboro dropped both ends of a Saturday, Southern Conference doubleheader after giving up a total of 30 runs to Georgia Southern at JI Clements Stadium. A pair of grand slams in game one pushed the Eagles ahead of UNCG, 20-6, and the Spartans lost a close 10-9 decision in game two after putting up a game high four runs in the final inning.
May 10, 2008
Spartan baseball schedule altered due to threat of severe weather
STATESBORO, GA Due to a threat of severe weather in the area, the Sunday afternoon game between UNC Greensboro and Georgia Southern has been moved ahead a day. The Spartans and the Eagles will now play a Saturday evening doubleheader starting at 5pm at JI Clements Stadium.
May 9, 2008
UNCGs Feltes selected to ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District Team
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro senior Greg Feltes was recently named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District Three First Team as selected by members of the College Sports Information Directors of America.
May 9, 2008
Spartans fall as Georgia Southern homers; Eagles win, 14-2
STATESBORO, GA Four home runs in the first two innings gave Georgia Southern a nine-run lead over UNC Greensboro in game one of a three-game series at JI Clements Stadium. Two of those home runs belonged to A.J. Wirnsberger who for the fourth time in his career sent two out in one game. Despite its own two home runs, UNCG fell to the Eagles, 14-2, in the Friday night opener.
May 7, 2008
Spartans fall, 5-3, after three-run N.C. A&T rally
GREENSBORO, NC Four singles and a fielders choice in the top of the fifth combined for an Aggie three-run, lead changing rally as UNC Greensboro fell to North Carolina A&T, 5-3, Wednesday evening at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
May 6, 2008
Gaski drops in game-winner; UNCG over High Point, 4-3
GREENSBORO, NC A left center single by senior shortstop Matt Gaski in the tenth gave UNC Greensboro the 4-3, come from behind victory over High Point University, Tuesday afternoon at UNCG Baseball Stadium. With the win, UNCG earned their 30th victory of the season and won their 12th game overall against High Point.
May 6, 2008
UNCG's Orton tabbed SoCon Baseball Player of the Week
SPARTANBURG, SC UNC Greensboro senior first baseman Ricky Orton has been named the Southern Conference Baseball Player of the Week for the week ending May 5. This is the second time he has been honored with the award this season.
May 4, 2008
Deleo hits game-winner; Spartans win, 18-17; Complete sweep over CofC
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboros Southern Conference sweep over the College of Charleston came down to the final inning as the teams headed into the ninth tied at 17-17. With two away, senior Adam Deleo punched a single into right field to bring around senior second baseman Tim Carrier for the 18-17 game-winner and give UNCG their first ever three-game sweep over the Cougars.
May 3, 2008
Orton hits record high three homers to lead Spartans over Cougars, 12-9
GREENSBORO, NC After knocking the College of Charleston out of their Southern Conference first-place standing on Friday evening, Ricky Orton smacked a single game record three home runs to bring in seven and help lead the UNC Greensboro ball club, 12-9, over Charleston. Orton is now tied with former Spartans Steve Mokan and Tonka Maynor for the single game record. His three, combined with two others, tied UNCGs season high five homers in one game recorded on April 12 against Wofford.
May 2, 2008
Martin holds off Cougars from the mound; UNCG wins, 6-3
GREENSBORO, NC Through over seven innings on the mound, UNC Greensboros Greg Martin held the College of Charleston to just eight hits on the evening to help hold off the Cougars for the 6-3 victory Friday night at UNCG Baseball Stadium. This was UNCGs first home victory and first conference win since the 10-9 win over Elon on April 25.
April 30, 2008
Spartans fall to Bulldogs, 7-3, in midweek non-conference game
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro dropped a 7-3 game to UNC Asheville after trailing 6-0 heading into the home half of the sixth. The Spartans held the Bulldogs to just one more run through to the ninth, but unable to plate more than three, the blue and gold fell to Asheville Wednesday evening at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
April 29, 2008
Six-run second pushes Wake Forest past UNCG, 11-6
GREENSBORO, NC Allan Dykstra sent a grand slam over the right field wall to give Wake Forest a 6-1 lead over UNCG on Tuesday evening at UNCG Baseball Stadium. After holding the Spartans to just five more through to the ninth, the Demon Deacons came away with the 11-6 victory.
April 27, 2008
UNCG falls in extra innings to Elon, 4-3, in series finale
GREENSBORO, NC After heading into their fifth extra inning game of the season, UNC Greensboro dropped a tough 4-3 loss to Elon at UNCG Baseball Stadium. The Phoenix held a three-run lead heading into the bottom of the sixth inning. Donny Jobe and Cory Harrilchak tallied a run each as both players homered out to right field. A run scored in the bottom of the sixth by the Spartans and two more tallied in the eighth tied the game at 3-3. After no change through regulation, Elons Bennett Davis sent a high fly ball to right field. Once the ball was caught, Harry Austin got the go ahead home to score the game-winning run.
April 26, 2008
Elon defeats UNCG, 5-4; Series now tied at 1-1
GREENSBORO, NC A two-run homerun by Elons Bennett Davis in the ninth pushed the Phoenix ahead of UNC Greensboro, 5-4. After holding off the Spartans in the bottom half of the inning, Elon came away with the Saturday afternoon victory and tied the weekend series at apiece.
April 25, 2008
Spartans hold off Phoenix; Take game one, 10-9
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro handed Elon their first loss to start a weekend series as they nabbed a close, 10-9, game one, Southern Conference victory at UNCG Baseball Stadium. The Spartans out hit the Phoenix 15-6 to hold them to just two extra base hits both were home runs.
April 23, 2008
Spartans down No. 22 Wolfpack, 8-7, in extra innings
GREENSBORO, NC In their fourth extra inning game of the season, UNC Greensboro came away with an 8-7, 10th inning victory over N.C. State on Wednesday evening at UNCG Baseball Stadium. This was their first victory over an ACC team since shutting out Duke, 6-0, last April and the second time in two years that the Spartans have taken a victory away from the Wolfpack in Greensboro.
April 22, 2008
Pair of four-run rallies send Duke past the Spartans, 10-3
GREENSBORO, NC With a pair of four-run innings, Duke defeated UNC Greensboro, 10-3, in a Tuesday evening contest at UNCG Baseball Stadium. The Blue Devils out hit the Spartans, 10-7, to claim their second victory in Greensboro and their fourth overall against UNCG.
April 20, 2008
UNCG falls to The Citadel in 8-7 SoCon nailbiter
CHARLESTON, SC After coming back from a five-run deficit, UNC Greensboro nearly notched its first road sweep over The Citadel in 10 years. But a ninth inning double broke a 7-7 tie and gave the Bulldogs the 8-7, Sunday afternoon victory at Riley Park in Charleston, SC.
April 19, 2008
Dual four-run rallies pushes UNCG past The Citadel, 9-3
April 18, 2008
Season-high three double plays hold off Bulldogs; UNCG wins, 3-1
CHARLESTON, SC UNC Greensboro came away with a 3-1 victory over The Citadel in game one of the three-game Southern Conference series Friday evening in Charleston, SC.
April 15, 2008
Seventeen hits pull No. 4 Tar Heels away from UNCG, 14-3
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro dropped its sixth contest to an ACC team this season as they suffered a 14-3 loss to No. 4 North Carolina, Tuesday night at UNCG Baseball Stadium in Greensboro, NC.
April 14, 2008
UNCG alumn Currin earns promotion to Class-AA Midland
MIDLAND, TX Former UNC Greensboro pitcher Patrick Currin earned a call-up over the weekend, being promoted to Class AA Midland in the Texas League.
April 13, 2008
Spartans complete sweep over Wofford with pair of eighth inning doubles
GREENSBORO, NC On Sunday afternoon, UNC Greensboro defeated the Wofford Terriers, 9-6, to record their first three-game home sweep since the March 15-17 series against Princeton and their second Southern Conference sweep of the season. The Spartans began the three game series with a 3-2 victory on Friday evening and followed up with a 16-9 win on Saturday afternoon at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
April 12, 2008
Season-high five home runs send UNCG past Wofford, 16-9
Greensboro, NC - UNC Greensboro scored ten runs off of a season-high five home runs to defeat the Wofford Terriers, 16-9, on Saturday afternoon at UNCG Baseball Stadium in Greensboro, NC.
April 11, 2008
Spartans fend off Terriers to take a 3-2 victory
GREENSBORO, NC After taking a 3-0 lead over Wofford in the fifth inning, the UNC Greensboro baseball club fended off the Terriers to take a 3-2, Friday night victory at UNCG Baseball Stadium. This marks UNCGs first Friday night win since the 9-3, Southern Conference victory over Appalachian State on March 21 in Boone, NC.
April 9, 2008
Spartans silenced by Duke; drop 10-0 road game
DURHAM, NC UNC Greensboro was handed their 12th loss of the season as they were shutout by the Duke Blue Devils, 10-0, Wednesday evening in Durham, NC. The victory snapped Dukes five-game losing streak.
April 6, 2008
UNCG splits Sunday doubleheader with Furman
GREENSBORO, NC Similar scores came out of both games in Sundays doubleheader between UNC Greensboro and Furman, but the winning team did not follow suit. The afternoons Southern Conference games were split as the Spartans took game one, 5-3 and the Paladins slipped by in game two with a 5-4 victory at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
April 4, 2008
Following rain delays, Furman holds onto a 5-2 victory over UNCG
GREENSBORO, NC After seven and a half innings of play, Friday nights game between UNC Greensboro and Furman was suspended due to heavy rains with Furman holding a 5-2 lead. Roughly 20 minutes after the 4:30pm resumption time on Saturday, the Paladins came away with a 5-2 victory in the first of a three game Southern Conference series.
April 2, 2008
UNCG falls to NC A&T, 10-7, after a six-run rally
GREENSBORO, NC The North Carolina A&T Aggies tabbed a 10-7 victory and their fourth win over UNC Greensboro in 17 years following a six-run rally in the sixth inning on Wednesday evening at NewBridge Bank Park in Greensboro, NC.
April 1, 2008
UNCG falls short to No. 4 North Carolina, 4-1
CARY, NC Fourth-ranked North Carolina took an early-game lead and held on through nine innings of play to defeat the UNC Greensboro Spartans, 4-1, at the USA Baseball Training Complex Stadium in Cary, NC.
March 31, 2008
UNCG's Feltes named SoCon Player of the Week
SPARTANBURG, SC UNC Greensboro standout senior Greg Feltes has been named the Southern Conference Baseball Player of the Week for the week ending March 31. This is the third UNCG student-athlete to receive the honor this season.
March 30, 2008
Four runs in the seventh pull the Catamounts past UNCG, 9-5
CULLOWHEE, NC UNC Greensboro held the lead through the majority of the game, but a four-run rally by Western Carolina in the seventh pulled them past the Spartans and away with a 9-5 victory. With the win the Catamounts take the weekend series, 2-1.
March 29, 2008
Home runs by Carrier, Leon send UNCG past WCU, 7-3
CULLOWHEE, NC After falling to Western Carolina, 17-2, on Friday night, UNC Greensboro rebounded with a 7-3 victory over the Catamounts, Saturday afternoon in Cullowhee, NC. The win put a halt on WCUs three-game win streak and gave UNCG their fourth Southern Conference win of the season.
March 28, 2008
UNCG falls to Western Carolina, 17-2
CULLOWHEE, NC UNC Greensboro got on the board first to take a 2-0 lead, but back-to-back five-run innings by Western Carolina propelled them into the lead and onto an eventual 17-2 victory over the Spartans Friday evening in Cullowhee, NC.
March 26, 2008
Orton sends two over the fence to help UNCG to a 12-4 victory over UAlbany
GREENSBORO, NC Down 2-1 in the fourth inning, UNC Greensboro assembled a mid-game rally to take a commanding lead and an eventual 12-4 victory over UAlbany on Wednesday night at UNCG Baseball Stadium. The victory extends the Spartan win streak to nine-straight since March 15.
March 25, 2008
Season high 18 strikeouts hold off the Great Danes; UNCG takes 9-7 victory
GREENSBORO, NC With UAlbany down by two, zero outs in the ninth, and the tying run holding the bat, UNCGs Rob Gilliam fanned three straight to hold onto a 9-7 Monday night victory and give the UNC Greensboro baseball squad their eighth-straight win of the season.
March 23, 2008
UNCG wins 17-11 to sweep the conference opener from Appalachian State
BOONE, NC After trailing in the first two innings of Sunday afternoons game, UNC Greensboro came out with their fourth four-run inning of the weekend to take the lead over Appalachian State. Both teams continued to tally runs, but the Spartans stayed out in front and took the eventual 17-11 victory.
March 22, 2008
Season high three home runs take UNCG past Appalachian State, 12-8
BOONE, NC Three four-run innings and a season high six stolen bases and three home runs gave UNC Greensboro their second conference win of the season as they defeated Appalachian State, 12-8, Saturday afternoon in Boone, NC.
March 21, 2008
UNCG takes conference opener with a 9-3 victory over Appalachian State
BOONE, NC UNC Greensboro held Appalachian State to just nine hits to take the Southern Conference opener with a 9-3 victory in Boone, NC. The Spartans defeated the Mountaineers by the exact same margin last year in the first game of the SoCon Tournament.
March 19, 2008
UNCG holds off High Point, 6-5, to win their first road game of the season
HIGH POINT, NC Following a two hour and three minute rain delay, the UNC Greensboro baseball squad held off the High Point Panthers to take a close 6-5 victory at the Coy O. Willard, Sr. Stadium in High Point, NC. The victory was UNCGs fourth straight and their first road win of the season.
March 17, 2008
Quinones back-to-back home runs lead UNCG 13-2 over Princeton
GREENSBORO, NC Freshman third baseman Ray Quinones went yard in back-to-back at-bats to lead UNC Greensboro to a 13-2 victory over the visiting Princeton Tigers on Monday evening. Not only was the St. Patricks Day win the fifth straight at home for UNCG, but it also gave them their second sweep of the season. The first occurred February 29-March 2 when the blue and gold swept the Connecticut Huskies at UNCG Baseball Stadium, winning 18-1, 15-6, and 1-0.
March 16, 2008
UNCG takes game two, 10-5, over Princeton
GREENSBORO, NC On Sunday afternoon, the UNC Greensboro baseball team came away with a 10-5, game-two victory over the visiting Princeton Tigers.
March 15, 2008
Feltes, Gaski, Gehringer hit home runs, UNCG defeats Princeton, 7-2
GREENSBORO, NC With all but one run scoring off of a home run, the UNC Greensboro baseball team took a 7-2, game one victory over Princeton on Saturday afternoon at UNCG Baseball Stadium. The victory over the Tigers came just days after dropping two one-run road losses to #18 Clemson.
March 12, 2008
No. 24 Clemson edges UNCG, 6-5
CLEMSON, SC UNC Greensboro held a ninth-inning lead over No. 24 Clemson, but one out away from a Spartan victory, a wild play gave the Tigers a 6-5 win.
March 11, 2008
Spartans fall just short of No. 24 Clemson, 11-10
CLEMSON, SC In their first meeting on the diamond, the UNC Greensboro baseball team fell just short of the 24th-ranked Clemson Tigers, 11-10 at the Doug Kingsmore Stadium in Clemson, SC. Trailing 11-0 heading into the seventh inning, the Spartans tabbed a six and a four-run rally to cut the Tiger victory down to one.
March 10, 2008
UNCG's Orton named SoCon Player of the Week
SPARTANBURG, SC For the second week in a row, UNC Greensboro has claimed the Southern Conference Baseball Player of the Week title. Last weeks selection, outfielder Corey Overholtzer has passed the baton to this weeks selection, first baseman Ricky Orton.
March 9, 2008
Two-run homer by Orton sends UNCG past Ohio, 3-2
GREENSBORO, NC After scoring just one run in the fourth inning, a two-run shot over the right field fence by Ricky Orton gave UNC Greensboro the lead and the eventual 3-2 victory over Ohio on Sunday afternoon in Greensboro, NC. The win gave the Spartans the 2-1 series victory over the Bobcats.
March 8, 2008
Nine hours later, UNCG splits doubleheader with Ohio
GREENSBORO, NC After nine hours in the wind and the cold, the UNC Greensboro baseball team split a Saturday doubleheader with Ohio. The Bobcats (4-5) took game one, 13-10 after 12 innings. Back-to-back three-run rallies gave the Spartans (7-3) the 14-9 victory in game two.
March 6, 2008
Spartans hand Crusaders sixth loss in a row
GREENSBORO, NC Well-placed hits, careful eyes, and smart pitches by the UNC Greensboro baseball team kept them in the lead and gave them the eventual 11-4 victory over the Valparaiso Crusaders on Thursday evening at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
March 5, 2008
UNCGs Deleo named to 2008 watch list
WICHITA, KS On Monday, UNC Greensboros senior catcher Adam Deleo was named to the official watch list for the 2008 Coleman Company-Johnny Bench Award delivered by AT&T and Papa Johns Pizza. Announced by the Greater Wichita Area Sports Commission, the list consists of thirty-six catchers from twenty-two conferences nominated by their respective coaches.
March 5, 2008
UNCG falls, 13-6, to Wake; Meet first time with Valpo Thursday
WINSTON-SALEM, NC Despite scoring first in the second inning, the UNC Greensboro baseball team fell 13-6 to Wake Forest in Winston-Salem, NC on Wednesday evening. The loss snapped a four-game win streak for the Spartans.
March 3, 2008
Overholtzer named SoCon Player of the Week
SPARTANBURG, SC UNC Greensboro sophomore Corey Overholtzer has been named the 2008 seasons first Southern Conference Baseball Player of the Week.
March 2, 2008
Final inning hit by Deleo gives UNCG the sweep over UCONN
GREENSBORO, NC After eight and a half scoreless innings, a hit by senior Adam Deleo gave UNC Greensboro the 1-0 victory over the University of Connecticut. The win gave the Spartans a 3-0 weekend sweep over the Huskies.
March 1, 2008
Grand slam by Overholtzer sends UNCG past UCONN, 15-6
GREENSBORO, NC After a slow start in the beginning, the Spartans erupted in the eighth with an eight-run rally to defeat Connecticut, 15-6. With the win, UNC Greensboro took a 2-0 series lead.
February 29, 2008
Spartans outrun the Huskies, 18-1, in game one
GREENSBORO, NC With six runs in the first inning alone, the UNC Greensboro Spartans broke away and ran as they defeated the University of Connecticut Huskies, 18-1, on Friday evening at the UNCG Baseball Stadium.
February 24, 2008
Extra-inning hit by Snell sends UNCG past KSU, 4-3
GREENSBORO, NC The UNC Greensboro Spartans found themselves in extra innings for the second time already this season on Sunday afternoon. The previous day, Kent State took a 7-5, 10th-inning decision, but this time it was UNCG that came out on top with a 4-3 victory. Senior Sean Snell received credit for bringing in the game-winning run.
February 23, 2008
Spartans, Flashes split to open 2008 baseball season
GREENSBORO, NC The UNC Greensboro baseball team won a commanding 12-3 victory over the Kent State Golden Flashes on Saturday to open up the 2008 baseball season. KSU made it a split as they took a 7-5 extra-inning victory in the days second game.
February 22, 2008
Saturday's baseball games to be offered at no charge on Spartan All Access
Spartan All Access will provide live coverage of Saturdays UNCG baseball doubleheader against Kent State. The twinbill will be offered as a Spartan All Access free preview.
February 17, 2008
UNCGs Orton, Gaski selected to SCSMA preseason All-SoCon team
SPARTANBURG, SC The Southern Conference Sports Media Association (SCSMA) announced on Friday their preseason predicted order of finish for the 2008 conference baseball season and their choices for the preseason All-SoCon Baseball first and second teams.
February 13, 2008
UNCG's Carrier named to preseason All-Southern Conference team
SPARTANBURG, NC The Southern Conference announced on Wednesday the results of the preseason baseball coaches poll. UNC Greensboros Tim Carrier was selected to the preseason All-Southern Conference first-team as a second baseman.
January 22, 2008
Starnes named to Southern Illinois Miner pitching staff
MARION, IL Earlier this month, former UNC Greensboro pitcher Nick Starnes signed with the Southern Illinois Miners for the 2008 season.
December 11, 2007
Gaski signs eight to UNCG baseball roster
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro baseball coach Mike Gaski received commitments from eight student-athletes during the National Letter of Intent signing period.
November 27, 2007
UNCG Baseball announces 2008 schedule
GREENSBORO, NC On Tuesday, UNC Greensboro head baseball coach Mike Gaski announced the 2008 baseball schedule. The 56-game season includes 38 home games, 18 away games, nine conference series, and the Southern Conference Championship Tournament held in Charleston, SC.
October 12, 2007
Mason named MiLB.coms Double-A Starting Pitcher of the Year
ST. PETERSBURG, FL Former UNC Greensboro baseball standout Chris Mason has added yet another baseball honor to his long list of accomplishments this season. The 23-year-old righthander from Cherryville, NC was named the MiLB.coms Double-A Starting Pitcher of the Year after going 15-4 with a 2.57 ERA in 28 starts with the Montgomery Biscuits.
September 21, 2007
Alumn Chris Mason named Southern Leagues Most Outstanding Pitcher
MONTGOMERY, AL Former UNC Greensboro baseball standout Chris Mason was named the Southern Leagues Most Outstanding Pitcher on August 30. The 23-year-old righthander was in Alabama this season with the Montgomery Biscuits, a Tampa Bay Devils Rays affiliate in the Class AA Southern League. He was the first Biscuit to receive this award.
September 17, 2007
UNCG to host 12th annual alumni baseball game
GREENSBORO, NC - On Saturday, September 29 the UNC Greensboro baseball team will host the 12th annual UNCG baseball alumni game. The 2:00pm game will feature former UNCG players against the current 2007-08 lineup. Alumni batting practice will take place at 1:00pm.
September 10, 2007
Roberts named to Florida State Hall of Fame
TALLAHASSEE, FL On Friday, September 7 UNC Greensboro assistant baseball coach, Chris Roberts was inducted into the Florida State Hall of Fame along with eight other former FSU student-athletes. Roberts received the honor due to his accomplishments in baseball.
August 24, 2007
Former Spartan Guy Welsh called-up to Class "A" Midwest League
APPLETON, WI Guy Welsh, former infielder for UNC Greensboro baseball, has been promoted from the AZL Mariners, a member of the Arizona Rookie League, to Class A Wisconsin of the Midwest League.
August 20, 2007
UNCG kicks off Spartan 40 celebration with Hall of Fame classes
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro kicked off its Spartan 40 celebration the celebration of 40 years of formal athletics at the University with the announcement of two Athletics Hall of Fame classes to be inducted during this calendar year.
August 13, 2007
Orton, Carrier, and the Havasu Heat NBC World Series Champions
WICHITA. KS - UNC Greensboros Ricky Orton and Tim Carrier, both California natives, helped the Havasu (AZ) Heat to a 14-2 win over the Hays (KS) Larks yesterday to win the National Baseball Congress World Series in Wichita, KS. The Heat routed the Larks at the Lawrence-Dumont Stadium not only winning the championship title, but doing so in fashion undefeated.
August 10, 2007
Martin, Gilliam victorious in All-Star baseball clashes
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboros Greg Martin and Rob Gilliam both took part in All-Star baseball action this summer.
August 1, 2007
Roberts, Athas named assistant baseball coaches
GREENSBORO, NC UNC Greensboro baseball coach Mike Gaski announced Wednesday the hiring of Jamie Athas and Chris Roberts as assistant coaches for the program.