The three teams joining host Virginia for the Charlottesville Regional could see immediately upon arriving at Davenport Field why the Cavaliers are among the leaders in the country in extra-base hits: the field is huge! Players comment on how the size of the field will affect the games this weekend. (June 4, 2010, Page 6A)
Here’s more from my phone interview with Ole Miss baseball signee Bobby Wahl and a few videos of the West Springfield (Va.) High. (more…) (June 3, 2010)
A strong finish to the regular season not only carried over to a Big East Tournament championship for the St. John’s Red Storm this past week, it may have also set them up for a good run in this weekend’s Charlottesville (Va.) Regional. (June 3, 2010, Page 6)
Bobby Wahl isn’t your typical high school senior.
While most seniors are hanging out with friends, packing for college and planning senior trips, the West Springfield (Va.) High pitching ace is prepping for what will be the biggest decision of his young life — sign with whichever professional team potentially could offer him a six-figure contract, or head to Oxford to play for Mike Bianco and the Ole Miss Rebels. (June 3, 2010, Page 7)
Sure the recently announced Charlottesville (Va.) Regional means a chance at revenge for most of the Ole Miss Diamond Rebels, but to three it has a little extra meaning.
The Rebels trip East will give Matt and Mike Snyder, as well as Matt Crouse, a chance to play in front of friends and family members, a chance most have not had considering the 12-plus hours that separate Virginia from Oxford. (June 2, 2010, Page 7)
A little under one year ago, the Ole Miss baseball team won Game 1 of its NCAA Super Regional against the Virginia Cavaliers in Oxford. Virginia rallied to take the next two games from the Rebels and advance to the College World Series in Omaha, Neb.
On Monday, it was announced that the Rebels will get a chance at retribution as they were placed in the Charlottesville (Va.) Regional as the No. 2 seed. (June 1, 2010, Page 1B)
One day after defeating the powerful Auburn Tigers 10-7 in 10 innings, the Ole Miss Rebels were bounced from the Southeastern Conference Baseball Tournament courtesy of an 8-0 loss to the eventual champion LSU Tigers.
In Ole Miss’ lopsided loss to the Tigers at Regions Park in Hoover, Ala., the Rebels were only able to collect one run and two walks. (June 1, 2010, Page 2B)
Ole Miss will be making its ninth NCAA Tournament appearance in 10 seasons under Ole Miss coach Mike Bianco. Earlier today it was announced on ESPN that the Rebels will be packing their bags and heading to Virginia for the Charlottesville (Va.) Regional as the No. 2 seed. (more…) (May 31, 2010)
Hoover, Ala. — On Friday, the Ole Miss Rebels were able to exorcise a few demons with a 10-7 victory over the Auburn Tigers. Today, the LSU Tigers will get the same chance after being swept during the regular season. For the second day in a row rain has pushed back Ole Miss’ game, but as of right now we’re looking at an 11 a.m. start time. Today’s Southeastern Conference Baseball Tournament game will be televised on SportsSouth. (more…) (May 29, 2010)
HOOVER, Ala. — Ole Miss’ Zach Miller said on Monday he wanted the chance to play the Auburn Tigers at Regions Park during the Southeastern Conference. He’ll get his wish today. Following what’s hopefully a brief rain delay the Rebels will get their chance to get back at the Tigers. The game is being televised on SportsSouth. (more…) (May 28, 2010)