August 14, 2012
Jerry Edwards and Matt Boykin Join UNCG Baseball Staff
Jerry Edwards and Matt Boykin have been named assistant coaches for the UNCG baseball program, according to an announcement Tuesday by head coach Link Jarrett.
July 26, 2012
Link Jarrett Named UNCG Baseball Head Coach
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Link Jarrett, a two-time Assistant Coach of the Year award winner and offensive mastermind, has been named the second coach in UNCG baseball history, Director of Athletics Kim Record announced Wednesday. Jarrett brings 13 years of coaching experience to the program, including stops at Flagler, Mercer, Florida State, East Carolina and Auburn.
June 21, 2012
UNCG Places 25 Student-Athletes On SoCon Academic All-Conference Spring Squad
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Southern Conference announced Thursday its Academic All-Conference team for the 2012 spring season and UNCG placed 25 student-athletes on the 311-member squad. Teams eligible for spring recognition include baseball, softball, men’s and women’s golf, men’s and women’s outdoor track and field, and men’s and women’s tennis.
June 20, 2012
Richards signs free agent deal with Baltimore Orioles
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Former UNCG infielder Kris Richards has signed a free agent contract with the Baltimore Orioles, the organization announced today.
June 6, 2012
Hollstegge selected by Oakland Athletics in MLB Draft
SECAUCUS, N.J. - UNCG junior right-handed pitcher Tyler Hollstegge was selected on Wednesday as part of the third day of selections in the 2012 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
May 31, 2012
UNCG men finish fifth, women fourth in SoCon all-sports races
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – UNCG’s men finished fifth and its women finished fourth in the final standings of the Southern Conference’s all-sports races. Appalachian State earned the league’s Commissioner’s Cup for excellence in men’s athletics while College of Charleston was awarded the Germann Cup for the best overall women’s athletics program.
May 26, 2012
Baseball coach Mike Gaski's contract not being renewed
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG baseball coach Mike Gaski’s contract will not be renewed when it expires on June 30, Director of Athletics Kim Record announced Saturday.
May 22, 2012
UNCG recognizes student-athletes at annual Senior Banquet
GREENSBORO, N.C. – The UNCG Department of Athletics recently recognized its student-athletes at the UNCG Senior Banquet at the Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons. Men’s cross country and track athlete Joey Thompson and women’s soccer goalkeeper Kelsey Kearney earned UNCG’s male and female Spartan Awards.
May 21, 2012
UNCG’s Troelstrup earns All-SoCon Second Team honors
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Senior Thomas Troelstrup was named to the 2012 Southern Conference Baseball All-Conference Coaches Second Team, the league office announced on Monday.
May 19, 2012
College of Charleston spoils UNCG’s senior day, 10-4
GREENSBORO, N.C. – College of Charleston's Brandon Murray and Rob Harding went a combined 5-for-8 with five RBI and scored two runs as the Cougars hung a five-spot in the seventh inning to down UNCG, 10-4, on Senior Day in Southern Conference action at UNCG Baseball Stadium on a beautiful Saturday afternoon.
May 18, 2012
UNCG thwarts College of Charleston, 10-8
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG’s top four hitters combined for seven hits, seven RBI and six runs as UNCG dropped College of Charleston in a slugfest, 10-8, in Southern Conference action on Friday night at UNCG Baseball Stadium in Greensboro, N.C.
May 17, 2012
College of Charleston topples UNCG, 11-6
GREENSBORO, N.C. – College of Charleston’s Brandon Murray and Brandon Glazer went a combined 5-for-9 with seven RBI as College of Charleston delivered the knockout blow to UNCG’s postseason hopes, 11-6, in Southern Conference action on Thursday evening at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
May 16, 2012
With postseason on the line, UNCG welcomes CoC for three-game set
With a postseason berth in the balance, UNCG welcomes the College of Charleston Cougars to the friendly confines of UNCG Baseball Stadium for a Southern Conference three-game series in the final weekend in the 2012 regular season. The two teams will play at 6 p.m. on Thursday and Friday. The regular-season finale will begin at 1 p.m. on Saturday with seven seniors being honored before the first pitch.
May 16, 2012
No. 13 NC State blanks UNCG, 7-0
RALEIGH, N.C. – NC State's Chris Diaz went 3-for-5 with two RBI and scored twice as the 13th-ranked Wolfpack shut out UNCG, 7-0, on Tuesday night at Doak Field.
May 14, 2012
UNCG heads to NC State for final nonconference game
In the midst of seven games in nine days, UNCG will make its last road trip and play in its last nonconference game of the 2012 slate as the Spartans travel down I-40 to battle No. 13 NC State at Doak Field on Tuesday at 6 p.m. in Raleigh, N.C.
May 13, 2012
Spartans' postseason hopes still afloat after wild victory over Wofford, 8-7
GREENSBORO, N.C. – For the second game in a row, five Spartans enjoyed multi-hit performances as UNCG took advantage of Wofford's season-high seven errors on its way to an 8-7 victory to take the rubber match on Sunday afternoon in Southern Conference action at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
May 12, 2012
UNCG doubles up Wofford, 10-5
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Five UNCG players enjoyed multi-hit performances, six players had least one RBI and sophomore Dylan Hathcock tossed six strong innings as UNCG doubled up Wofford, 10-5, on Saturday afternoon in Southern Conference action at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
May 11, 2012
Wofford uses big third inning to trip up UNCG, 7-4
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Wofford's Josh Hyman's two-out, two-strike grand slam highlighted a five-run third inning and Brandon Yarusi struck out a career-high 10 batters as Wofford took the Southern Conference series opener, 7-4, over UNCG on Friday evening at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
May 10, 2012
UNCG set for pivotal three-game series against Wofford
After wrapping up its longest road trip of the year of seven games, UNCG returns to the friendly confines of UNCG Baseball Stadium for the first time since April 21 for a pivotal Southern Conference three-game set against the Wofford Terriers starting on Friday at 6 p.m. The teams will play at 1 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
May 9, 2012
Rain washes out baseball game between UNCG and Duke
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Due to thunderstorms throughout the afternoon, officials have decided to cancel the baseball game between UNCG and Duke. No make-up date has been announced.
May 9, 2012
Hathcock named SoCon Student-Athlete of the Week
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – UNCG sophomore Dylan Hathcock has been named the Southern Conference Student-Athlete of the Week for May 2-8, the league office announced Wednesday.
May 8, 2012
UNCG looks for season sweep of Duke
After wrapping up its longest road trip of the year at seven games, UNCG returns to the friendly confines of UNCG Baseball Stadium for the first time since April 21 to step out of conference for round two against the Duke Blue Devils on Wednesday at 6 p.m.
May 6, 2012
UNCG plays spoiler in slugfest with Appalachian State, 10-8
BOONE, N.C. – UNCG's Lloyd Enzor and Zach Leach went a combined 4-for-7 with six RBI in a slugfest that UNCG won, 10-8, to ruin Appalachian State's Senior Day and to avoid a sweep on Sunday afternoon in Southern Conference action at Smith Stadium.
May 5, 2012
Thirty-five Spartan student-athletes graduate
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Thirty-five UNCG student-athletes took part in graduation ceremonies across campus this week.
May 5, 2012
Mountaineers use walk-off home run to deflate UNCG, 5-4
BOONE, N.C. – Appalachian State's Daniel Kassouf tied a Mountaineer record with his 16th home run of the season and cashed it in at the right time as the blast made the Mountaineers walk-off winners in the bottom of the ninth, 5-4, over UNCG in Southern Conference action on Saturday afternoon at Smith Stadium.
May 4, 2012
UNCG drops heartbreaker in wild game against Appalachian State, 8-7
BOONE, N.C. – UNCG's Cambric Moye and TJ Spina connected on their second home runs of the season on no-doubt blasts and Kris Richards missed one by inches, but the Spartans were unable to overcome a five-run fifth inning by Appalachian State as the Mountaineers defeated UNCG, 8-7, in a wildly entertaining game one in Southern Conference action at Smith Stadium.
May 3, 2012
UNCG prepared for battle against SoCon-leading Appalachian State
In wrapping its longest road trip of the year, UNCG will pay a visit to the Southern Conference leading Appalachian State Mountaineers for a three-game series in Boone, N.C., at Smith Stadium starting Friday at 6 p.m. The two teams will reunite at 3 p.m. on Saturday and once again at 1 p.m. on Sunday.
April 29, 2012
Elon defeats UNCG on walk off homer in 10th, 3-1
ELON, N.C. – Elon’s Ryan Kinsella crushed a two-run home run in the 10th inning and Spencer Medick pitched 9 1/3 innings of one run ball as Elon finished off the sweep of UNCG, 3-1, in Southern Conference action at Latham Park in Elon, N.C. on Sunday afternoon.
April 28, 2012
Elon cruises past UNCG, 10-2
ELON, N.C. – Elon’s Garrett Koster and Alex Swim combined to go 4-for-8 with 5 RBI as the Phoenix scored at least a single run in all but two innings and as they led wire-to-wire on their way to defeating UNCG, 10-2, in Southern Conference action on Saturday night at Latham Park in Elon, N.C.
April 27, 2012
UNCG rally falls short against Elon, 6-4
ELON, N.C. – Despite raking out 13 hits, UNCG left 13 runners on base and was unable to take the lead as Elon scored at a least a single run in each of the first five innings as it snapped the Spartans' three game winning streak with a 6-4 victory in Southern Conference action on Friday night at Latham Park in Elon, N.C.
April 26, 2012
Revived UNCG set to clash with Elon in Southern Conference action
Winners of three straight, including a clubbing of No. 10 North Carolina, UNCG will look to continue its recent success as it travels to Elon, N.C., in the midst of a seven-game road trip, its longest of the season. The Southern Conference series starts Friday at 6:30 p.m. at Latham Park. The two teams will reunite at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday and finish up the series with a 1:30 p.m. start time on Sunday afternoon.
April 24, 2012
UNCG outslugs No. 10 North Carolina on its way to upset, 8-4
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – UNCG redshirt junior Trevor Edwards went 5-for-6 with three RBI including a no-doubt home run and Tyler Hollstegge pitched 5 1/3 innings of one-hit shutout relief as UNCG mashed out 16 hits on its way to defeating No. 10 North Carolina, 8-4, on Tuesday night at Boshamer Stadium in Chapel Hill, N.C.
April 23, 2012
UNCG looks for season split with North Carolina
After sweeping a doubleheader from Southern Conference rival Davidson on Saturday, UNCG will step out of conference and tangle with No. 10 North Carolina for the second time in the 2012 campaign. UNCG will make the short trip down I-40 to battle the Tar Heels on Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Boshamer Stadium in Chapel Hill, N.C.
April 23, 2012
UNCG baseball game against North Carolina A&T canceled
GREENSBORO, N.C. – The UNCG baseball game against North Carolina A&T scheduled for 6 p.m. on May 2 has been canceled due to a scheduling conflict. There is no make-up date scheduled for the matchup.
April 21, 2012
UNCG sweeps twinbill from Davidson for series win
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG sophomore Dylan Hathcock outpitched Davidson's Ryan Overcash in a pitchers' duel in game one and Thomas Troelstrup and Christian Wolfe collected three RBI apiece as the Spartans scored five runs in the seventh inning of game two as UNCG defeated Davidson, 4-2 and 8-6, in a doubleheader in Southern Conference action on Saturday afternoon at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
April 20, 2012
Donations still being accepted for BaseBald on Friday night
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG baseball will participate in BaseBald, an initiative of the St. Baldrick's Foundation, at Friday night’s game against Davidson, and there’s still time to donate to the cause. SportClips will be in attendance and shaving heads.
April 20, 2012
Davidson pitches its way past UNCG, 7-5
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Davidson’s freshman Henry Sisson threw his second consecutive complete game and Drew Gadaire went 2-for-5 with three RBI as Davidson scored twice in the decisive sixth inning to defeat UNCG, 7-5, in Southern Conference action on Friday evening at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
April 20, 2012
Weather adjusts weekend schedule
GREENSBORO, N.C. – With the threat of inclement weather starting on Saturday evening, UNCG officials have announced that Sunday’s scheduled baseball game between Davidson and UNCG will be played Saturday as part of a doubleheader at UNCG Baseball Stadium starting at 11 a.m.
April 19, 2012
UNCG prepared for battle against Davidson in conference showdown
After dropping its fourth game in a row on Tuesday, UNCG will look to snap the skid as it welcomes Davidson to the confines of UNCG Baseball Stadium for a three-game Southern Conference series that starts on Friday evening at 6 p.m. The final two games of the series will start at 1 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
April 18, 2012
Wake Forest downs UNCG, 10-2
GREENSBORO, N.C. – In a game that had a two-hour rain delay, Wake Forest’s Pat Blair reached base six times and had two RBI as Wake Forest downed UNCG, 10-2, in nonconference action on Tuesday evening at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
April 16, 2012
UNCG steps out of conference for midweek affair with Wake Forest
After being swept by The Citadel in a three-game series for the first time in 23 months, UNCG will look to bounce back as it hosts Wake Forest in nonconference action on Tuesday evening at UNCG Baseball Stadium. First pitch is set for 6 p.m.
April 15, 2012
The Citadel completes sweep of UNCG in wild series finale, 8-7
CHARLESTON, S.C. – Trailing 7-2 with two outs and nobody on in the bottom of the ninth, The Citadel sent nine batters to the plate and scored six runs to stun UNCG, 8-7, in the series finale at Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park on Sunday afternoon in Southern Conference action.
April 14, 2012
The Citadel squeaks past UNCG, 5-4
CHARLESTON, S.C. – The Citadel’s Grant Richards drove in the go-ahead run with a single in the bottom of the eighth on a questionable call at first as the Bulldogs secured a series victory by taking game two, 5-4, against UNCG in Southern Conference action at Joseph P. Riley Park on Saturday afternoon.
April 13, 2012
The Citadel blanks UNCG, 3-0
CHARLESTON, S.C. – The Citadel's Austin Pritcher tossed a four-hit complete game shutout and Justin Mackert went 2-for-4 with an RBI as The Citadel defeated UNCG, 3-0, on Friday evening at Joseph P. Riley Park.
April 12, 2012
UNCG heads to The Citadel for pivotal three-game set
After enjoying the friendly confines of UNCG Baseball Stadium in 23 of its 31 games this season, UNCG will be on the road for 10 of its next 15 games. UNCG will travel to The Citadel for an important three-game Southern Conference series in a battle for the eighth place at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park in Charleston, S.C. starting at 6 p.m. on Friday. Saturday’s game will start at 2 p.m. and Sunday’s game will commence at 1 p.m.
April 10, 2012
UNCG downs Duke in nonconference action, 4-3
DURHAM, N.C. – Trailing 3-1 after five innings, UNCG scored three unanswered runs and saw its bullpen allow only one hit over the last 4 1/3 innings to defeat Duke, 4-3, in a nonconference game at Jack Coombs Field in Durham, N.C. on Tuesday evening.
April 9, 2012
UNCG set to visit Duke in midweek affair
UNCG will remain out of conference as it travels to Durham, N.C., to battle with the Duke Blue Devils at Jack Coombs Field on Tuesday at 6 p.m.
April 7, 2012
Big sixth-inning rally propels UNCG past Presbyterian, 4-1
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Trailing 1-0 and being no-hit in the bottom of the sixth, UNCG’s offense caught fire as it sent nine batters to the plate and hung a four-spot on the scoreboard on its way to a 4-1 victory over Presbyterian in nonconference action at UNCG Baseball Stadium on a gorgeous Saturday afternoon.
April 6, 2012
Late-inning heroics helps UNCG earn split with Presbyterian
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Redshirt junior Trevor Edwards launched his 12th home run in dramatic fashion to help UNCG complete a come-from-behind rally in the bottom of the ninth to send the game into extras, where UNCG would win game one, 7-6, in walk-off fashion in the 10th inning thanks to a fielding error. However, Presbyterian would salvage a split with a 5-2 victory in game two of a nonconference doubleheader at UNCG Baseball Stadium on Friday.
April 5, 2012
Rain postpones UNCG baseball game against Presbyterian
GREENSBORO, N.C. – With the threat of inclement weather looming for a majority of the evening, UNCG head coach Mike Gaski and officials decided to postpone the first game of the UNCG-Presbyterian series.
April 4, 2012
UNCG set to square off with Presbyterian in weekend series
After getting washed out on Tuesday at Wake Forest, UNCG will remain out of conference to face Presbyterian in a three-game series that starts on Thursday at 6 p.m. The two teams will play at 6 p.m. on Friday and 1 p.m. on Saturday.
April 3, 2012
Rain washes out UNCG's baseball game at Wake Forest
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – UNCG's baseball game at Wake Forest was canceled due to inclement weather Tuesday night. UNCG was leading 6-4 in the bottom of the third inning when the skies opened up. After rain and lightning delayed play for more than an hour, officials made the decision to cancel the contest.
April 2, 2012
UNCG set for short trip to Wake Forest
After dropping two-of-three against Furman in Southern Conference play over the weekend, UNCG will make a short trip down I-40 to tangle with Wake Forest at Gene Hooks Field in Winston-Salem, N.C., on Tuesday at 6 p.m.
April 1, 2012
UNCG thwarts Furman, 9-4
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Sophomore Cambric Moye hit his first home run of the season to highlight a three-run second inning that propelled UNCG to a 9-4 victory over Furman in Southern Conference action on Sunday afternoon at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
March 31, 2012
Furman squeaks past UNCG, 9-8
GREENSBORO, N.C. – After trailing 6-1, UNCG scored six unanswered runs to take the lead, but Furman’s Taylor Johnson connected on a go-ahead two-run home run in the top of the ninth as Furman slipped past UNCG, 9-8, at UNCG Baseball Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
March 30, 2012
Furman topples UNCG, 11-3
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Furman’s Paul Nitto drove in a career-high six runs and the Paladins' bullpen threw four hitless innings as Furman defeated UNCG, 11-3, at UNCG Baseball Stadium on Friday evening.
March 29, 2012
UNCG welcomes Furman for crucial conference series
After playing six of its last seven games away from UNCG Baseball Stadium, the Spartans will host the Furman Paladins in a Southern Conference series this weekend. First pitch is set for 6 p.m. on Friday at UNCG Baseball Stadium. The two teams will convene at 1 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
March 28, 2012
UNCG rallies past North Carolina A&T, 7-4
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Freshman Nick Chapman hit a two-run double down the left field line highlighting a three-run fifth inning and erasing a four run deficit as UNCG defeated North Carolina A&T, 7-4, in a nonconference game at NewBridge Bank Park on Wednesday evening.
March 27, 2012
UNCG set for showdown with crosstown rival North Carolina A&T
After dropping two-of-three at Western Carolina in conference play over the weekend, UNCG will have its annual showdown at NewBridge Bank Park with crosstown rival North Carolina A&T at 6 p.m. on Wednesday.
March 25, 2012
Povse, Edwards propel UNCG over Western Carolina
CULLOWHEE, N.C. – UNCG starter Max Povse tossed six innings of one-run ball while scattering four hits and redshirt junior Trevor Edwards hit two home runs as UNCG defeated Western Carolina 5-1 in the Southern Conference series finale at Hennon Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
March 24, 2012
UNCG drops twinbill at Western Carolina
CULLOWHEE, N.C. – Western Carolina’s Dykota Spiess went 4-for-6 with three home runs over two games, including a walk-off blast in the 11th inning of game two, as Western Carolina defeated UNCG, 16-2 and 6-5, in a Southern Conference doubleheader on Saturday at Hennon Stadium.
March 23, 2012
Inclement weather postpones game; doubleheader scheduled for Saturday
CULLOWHEE, N.C. – With inclement weather pounding the area, officials were forced to push the series opener between UNCG and Western Carolina to Saturday. The teams will play a doubleheader Saturday starting at 12 p.m., with game two starting approximately 30 minutes following game one. The series finale is still set to be played at 1 p.m. Sunday.
March 22, 2012
UNCG heads westward to tangle with Western Carolina
UNCG will hit the road for the second consecutive weekend to play the Western Carolina Catamounts in a three-game Southern Conference series. The two teams will face off at 5 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday. The games will be played at Childress Field/Hennon Stadium.
March 21, 2012
UNCG baseball to participate in St. Baldrick’s Foundation’s BaseBald initiative
GREENSBORO, N.C. – BaseBald, the latest program of the St. Baldrick's Foundation, a volunteer-driven charity dedicated to raising money for childhood cancer research, will host one of its signature head-shaving events at UNCG baseball stadium on April 20 following the Spartans’ game against Davidson. Players, coaches and fans will shave their heads in solidarity with kids with cancer and raise money for life-saving children’s cancer research.
March 21, 2012
Troelstrup, Edwards power UNCG past Princeton, 6-3
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Trevor Edwards and Thomas Troelstrup connected on two-run blasts and strong pitching helped UNCG defeat Princeton, 6-3, on Wednesday night at the UNCG Baseball Stadium.
March 20, 2012
UNCG hosts Princeton in midweek affair
After dropping two-of-three to Georgia Southern in over the weekend, UNCG returns home to face Princeton in a midweek nonconference game on Wednesday at 6 p.m. at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
March 18, 2012
UNCG rally falls short as Georgia Southern takes rubber game, 6-5
STATESBORO, Ga. - Eric Phillips connected on a two-run blast as part of a three-run seventh inning by Georgia Southern as the Eagles would hold off a furious rally by UNCG to win the rubber match of their Southern Conference series, 6-5, at J.I. Clements Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
March 17, 2012
Longball leads UNCG past Georgia Southern, 12-9
STATESBORO, Ga. – Lloyd Enzor had a pair of two-run home runs among UNCG’s eight extra-base hits as the Spartans downed Georgia Southern in a Southern Conference slugfest on Saturday, 12-9 at J.I. Clements Stadium. The win evened the league series at a game apiece.
March 16, 2012
Georgia Southern takes series opener from UNCG, 8-3
STATESBORO, Ga. – Kris Richards led off the game with a home run, but Georgia Southern answered with three runs in the bottom of the first inning and never looked back in an 8-3 win over UNCG to kick off a three-game Southern Conference set at J.I. Clements Stadium on Friday.
March 15, 2012
UNCG visits Georgia Southern on first road trip
UNCG will hit the road for the first time in the 2012 campaign as it travels to Georgia Southern for a Southern Conference three-game series beginning on Friday. The two teams will meet at 6 p.m. on Friday at J.I. Clements Stadium and at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday. The series finale starts at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday.
March 13, 2012
UNCG falls to No. 5 North Carolina in midweek action, 5-1
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG fell into an early 1-0 hole in the first inning and No. 5 North Carolina rode starter Benton Moss for nearly six innings as the Spartans fell, 5-1, on Tuesday evening at UNCG Baseball Stadium in front of 2,726 fans.
March 12, 2012
UNCG to host No. 5 North Carolina on Tuesday
UNCG will step outside of Southern Conference play this week as the Spartans host No. 5 North Carolina on Tuesday at 6 p.m. at UNCG Baseball Stadium in the lone midweek game this week.
March 11, 2012
Butler powers Samford past UNCG in rubber match
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Samford’s Saxon Butler went 4-5 with two home runs and Josh Martin pitched seven strong innings as Samford downed UNCG, 10-1, on Sunday afternoon at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
March 10, 2012
Basford leads Samford past UNCG, 8-2
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Samford’s Charles Basford was perfect for nearly five innings and didn’t allow a run until the eighth inning as UNCG fell to the Bulldogs, 8-2, on Saturday afternoon at the UNCG Baseball Stadium.
March 9, 2012
UNCG rallies to take SoCon opener from Samford, 4-3
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Samford raced out to a 3-1 lead after three innings of play, but UNCG rallied behind six strong innings of relief from pitcher Dominique Vattuone for the come-from-behind victory over Samford, 4-3, on Friday evening at the UNCG Baseball Stadium.
March 8, 2012
UNCG to open SoCon play at home against Samford
The Spartans will begin Southern Conference play this weekend as UNCG hosts Samford for a three-game series beginning on Friday. The two teams will meet at 6 p.m. on Friday at the UNCG Baseball Stadium and will meet again on Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m. each afternoon.
March 7, 2012
UNCG falls in extra innings, 6-5
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG fought back from a 5-1 deficit to tie the game in the seventh inning, but Eastern Kentucky got an RBI single from Jacob Daniel in the top of the 10th as the Spartans fell, 6-5, on Tuesday evening at the UNCG Baseball Stadium.
March 6, 2012
Troelstrup leads Spartans past Eastern Kentucky, 7-5
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG senior Thomas Troelstrup belted a two-run homer in the first inning as part of a 2-4 afternoon as the Spartans defeated Eastern Kentucky, 7-5, on Tuesday at the UNCG Baseball Stadium.
March 5, 2012
UNCG to host Eastern Kentucky for pair of midweek games
The Spartans will look to rebound this week as they host Eastern Kentucky for a two-game midweek series beginning on Tuesday. UNCG and the Colonels will meet a 4 p.m. on Tuesday and against at 4 p.m. on Wednesday at the UNCG Baseball Stadium.
March 4, 2012
UNCG falls in series finale to Radford, 7-3
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG pulled within a run in the bottom of the seventh on a home run by Trevor Edwards, but Radford scored three in the ninth to take the series finale 7-3 and claim the weekend series on Sunday afternoon at the UNCG Baseball Stadium.
March 3, 2012
UNCG defeats Radford 7-4 to force rubber game
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG jumped out to a 5-0 lead after the first two innings and never looked back the rest of the way behind the pitching of Corey Taylor as the Spartans defeated Radford, 7-4, on Saturday afternoon at the UNCG Baseball Stadium.
March 2, 2012
UNCG drops first game of the season, 7-3
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG took a 3-2 lead in the sixth on back-to-back home runs, but Radford rallied in the final three innings to defeat the Spartans, 7-3, on Friday evening at the UNCG Baseball Stadium.
March 1, 2012
UNCG looks to stay perfect against Radford
UNCG will look to keep its perfect record intact this weekend as it hosts Radford for a three-game series this weekend. The Spartans and Highlanders will meet on Friday at 4 p.m. at the UNCG Baseball Stadium before facing off on Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.
February 27, 2012
UNCG’s Troelstrup named SoCon Player of the Week
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – UNCG senior Thomas Troelstrup has been named the Southern Conference Baseball Player of the Week for all games from February 20-26.
February 26, 2012
UNCG shuts out Penn State to complete series sweep
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Four UNCG pitchers combined to pitch a two-hit shutout and Trevor Edwards hit a three-run home run to propel the Spartans past Penn State, 6-0, in the series finale on Sunday afternoon at the UNCG Baseball Stadium.
February 25, 2012
Spartans claim weekend series with win over Penn State
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG used a four-run fourth inning to gain some separation and never looked back as the Spartans defeated visiting Penn State 8-3 on Saturday afternoon at the UNCG Baseball Stadium.
February 24, 2012
UNCG defeats Penn State on Friday night, 10-7
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG got five strong innings from Tyler Hollstegge and used a four-run seventh inning to propel the Spartans past Penn State, 10-7, on Friday evening at the UNCG Baseball Stadium.
February 23, 2012
Spartans to face Penn State in weekend series
UNCG will look to keep its perfect record intact this weekend as it hosts Penn State for a three-game series this weekend. The Spartans and Nittany Lions will meet on Friday at 4 p.m. at the UNCG Baseball Stadium before facing off on Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.
February 21, 2012
UNCG routs UNC Asheville in midweek action, 13-5
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first inning and used a six-run fourth inning to easily defeat visiting UNC Asheville, 13-5, on Tuesday evening at the UNCG Baseball Stadium.
February 20, 2012
UNCG hosts UNC Asheville in first midweek contest
After a series sweep of Delaware State on opening weekend, UNCG will look to keeps its record perfect as it hosts UNC Asheville on Tuesday at 4 p.m. in the first midweek game of the season.
February 18, 2012
UNCG uses the long ball to complete series sweep
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG hit six home runs and scored 18 runs total as the Spartans swept the doubleheader from Delaware State on Saturday afternoon at the UNCG Baseball Stadium. The Spartans took the first game 5-4 before easily winning the second game 13-1 to complete the series sweep.
February 17, 2012
UNCG rolls past Delaware State; Sunday’s game moved
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Kris Richards went 3-5 with a two-run home run and four Spartan pitchers combined for a two-hit shutout as UNCG handed Delaware State a 13-0 loss on the opening day of the 2012 season on Friday.
February 16, 2012
UNCG opens 2012 season at home against Delaware State
Coming off its best season since 2003, UNCG will kick to kick off the 2012 campaign this weekend as the Spartans host Delaware State for a three-game series. The action will begin on Friday at 4 p.m. with games on Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.
February 8, 2012
UNCG tabbed fifth and seventh; Edwards named first-team
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – UNCG was picked to finish fifth in the Southern Conference by the media and seventh by the head coaches in the league, while Trevor Edwards was tabbed to the preseason all-conference first-team, the league office announced on Wednesday.
December 8, 2011
UNCG baseball signs five during fall period
GREENSBORO, N.C. – The UNCG baseball team will welcome four prep seniors and one junior college transfer to campus next year after they signed National Letters of Intent with the Spartans during the fall signing period, coach Mike Gaski announced on Thursday.
November 9, 2011
UNCG announces 2012 baseball slate
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG will play 55 regular season games in 2012, including the first 16 at the UNCG Baseball Stadium, coach Mike Gaski announced on Wednesday.
September 16, 2011
Spartans down Team USA in baseball exhibition, 7-2
GREENSBORO, N.C.—Thomas Troelstrup was 2-for-2 with a pair of RBI to lead UNCG to a 7-2 win over USA Baseball’s 18u National Training team, Friday at UNCG Baseball Stadium.
September 15, 2011
UNCG to host USA Baseball for exhibition
GREENSBORO, N.C. – The UNCG baseball team will host a special exhibition game on Friday as the Spartans will face off against the USA 18U National Trials Team at 6 p.m. in the UNCG Baseball Stadium. Admission to the game is free for all spectators.
September 7, 2011
Baseball to hold walk-on tryouts on Sept. 21
GREENSBORO, N.C. – The UNCG baseball team will hold walk-on tryouts on Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 3 p.m. Tryouts are open to any current student at UNCG and will be conducted at the UNCG Baseball Stadium.
July 19, 2011
Slack signs free agent deal with San Diego Padres
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Former UNCG pitcher Warren Slack has signed a free agent contract with the San Diego Padres, the organization announced recently.