2020 ASUN Conference Baseball News

  • Hatters Hold Off UCF To Take 6-5 Victory
    February 19, 2020
    ORLANDO, Fla. - Orlando, Fla. – Things got a little tight for the Stetson Hatters in the ninth inning Tuesday night at John Euliano Field, but junior Garner Spoljaric came out of the bullpen to record his first save as Stetson downed UCF 6-5.
  • Liberty Tops Radford in Home Opener
    February 19, 2020
    LYNCHBURG, Va. (liberty.edu/flames) -- The Liberty Flames downed the Radford Highlanders 4-2 in the Flames' home opener, Wednesday at Worthington Field at Liberty Baseball Stadium.
  • Moore & Peto Open 2020 @ASUNBSB Season with Weekly Honors
    February 17, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. - Lipscomb's Brian Moore and Stetson's Robbie Peto helped their squads start the season 3-0 on opening weekend as the duo earned the first set of ASUN Conference Baseball weekly awards, announced Monday by the league office. Moore totaled four extra-base hits and six RBIs in a sweep vs. Bowling Green, while Peto took a no-hitter into the seventh inning vs. Air Force on his way to a career-high 12 strikeouts.
  • @ASUNBSB Squads Record Four Victories in Sunday Action
    February 16, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. -- Four ASUN Conference Baseball teams earned series finale wins on Sunday with Kennesaw State, Lipscomb and Stetson all remaining perfect at 3-0 on the year. The Owls ousted Cincinnati and have registered 36 runs over its first three games in 2020. Meanwhile, the Bisons swept Bowling Green and the Hatters had a Friday win over Manhattan before taking both games from Air Force. NJIT defeated Bucknell to finish 2-2 on opening weekend.
  • JAX Downs #35 West Virginia, KSU Dominant at Home as @ASUNBSB Opening Weekend Continues
    February 15, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. -- The opening weekend of the 2020 ASUN Conference Baseball continued with seven teams coming away with victories on Saturday. Jacksonville took the lead over #35 West Virginia with a two-run homer in the eighth inning and held on to take a 4-3 victory. Kennesaw State was dominant at home defeating Saint Peter's in a game where the Owls racked up 18 hits.
  • Four @ASUNBSB Squads Secure Victories on Opening Day
    February 14, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. -- The Opening Day of the 2020 ASUN Conference Baseball season saw four teams come away with victories. Kennesaw State rolled to a 10-1 win over St. John's while Lipscomb captured a high-scoring offensive contest against Bowling Green, 15-10.
  • @ASUNBSB Opens 42nd Season Friday With All Nine Teams in Action
    February 13, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. - The 42nd season of ASUN Conference Baseball begins on Friday, with all nine teams in action. Six teams begin the season at home with three being on the road, including NJIT playing at a neutral location in Cary, N.C., to open the year.
  • The Lunch Box with Kennesaw State's Terence Norman
    February 13, 2020
    In the ASUN Conference's newest video initiative, The Lunch Box, ASUN Director of Social Media Kendrell Watkins catches up with coaches and student-athletes each week throughout the 2019-20 academic year. Be on the lookout for new episodes every week posted on ASUNSports.org and the ASUN's YouTube page over the lunch hour.
  • 2020 @ASUNBSB Season Preview: Liberty Flames
    February 12, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. - With the 2020 ASUN Conference Baseball season quickly approaching, it's time to take a team-by-team look at all nine squads before play begins this spring. Today, we take a deeper look at Liberty which was picked first in the ASUN Preseason Coaches Poll.
  • 2020 @ASUNBSB Season Preview: FGCU Eagles
    February 11, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. - With the 2020 ASUN Conference Baseball season quickly approaching, it's time to take a team-by-team look at all nine squads before play begins this spring. Today, we take a deeper look at FGCU which was picked second in the ASUN Preseason Coaches Poll.
  • 2020 @ASUNBSB Season Preview: Stetson Hatters
    February 10, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. - With the 2020 ASUN Conference Baseball season quickly approaching, it's time to take a team-by-team look at all nine squads before play begins this spring. Today, we take a deeper look at Stetson which was picked third in the ASUN Preseason Coaches Poll.
  • Three @ASUNBSB Pitchers Named to NCBWA Preseason Stopper of the Year Watch List
    February 10, 2020
    GREENVILLE, N.C. -- A trio of ASUN Conference Baseball relief pitchers were named to the 2020 NCBWA Preseason Stopper of the Year Watch List it was announced by the organization on Monday.
  • 2020 @ASUNBSB Season Preview: Jacksonville Dolphins
    February 07, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. - With the 2020 ASUN Conference Baseball season quickly approaching, it's time to take a team-by-team look at all nine squads before play begins this spring. Today, we take a deeper look at Jacksonville which was picked fourth in the ASUN Preseason Coaches Poll.
  • 2020 @ASUNBSB Season Preview: North Florida Ospreys
    February 06, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. - With the 2020 ASUN Conference Baseball season quickly approaching, it's time to take a team-by-team look at all nine squads before play begins this spring. Today, we take a deeper look at North Florida which was picked fifth in the ASUN Preseason Coaches Poll.
  • 2020 @ASUNBSB Season Preview: Lipscomb Bisons
    February 05, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. - With the 2020 ASUN Conference Baseball season quickly approaching, it's time to take a team-by-team look at all nine squads before play begins this spring. Today, we take a deeper look at Lipscomb which was picked sixth in the ASUN Preseason Coaches Poll.
  • 2020 @ASUNBSB Season Preview: Kennesaw State Owls
    February 04, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. - With the 2020 ASUN Conference Baseball season quickly approaching, it's time to take a team-by-team look at all nine squads before play begins this spring. Today, we take a deeper look at Kennesaw State which was picked seventh in the ASUN Preseason Coaches Poll.
  • 2020 @ASUNBSB Season Preview: NJIT Highlanders
    February 03, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. - With the 2020 ASUN Conference Baseball season quickly approaching, it's time to take a team-by-team look at all nine squads before play begins this spring. Today, we take a deeper look at NJIT which was picked eighth in the ASUN Preseason Coaches Poll.
  • 2020 @ASUNBSB Season Preview: North Alabama Lions
    January 31, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. - With the 2020 ASUN Conference Baseball season quickly approaching, it's time to take a team-by-team look at all nine squads before play begins this spring. Today, we take a deeper look at North Alabama which was picked ninth in the ASUN Preseason Coaches Poll.
  • Norman, Paret, Julylia Earn @ASUNBSB Preseason Awards; Liberty Favored to Capture Title
    January 22, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. - Three teams split the top ASUN Conference Baseball Preseason honors as Kennesaw State's Terence Norman was voted the Preseason Player of the Year, Stetson's Daniel Paret took home the Preseason Pitcher of the Year honor and Dakota Julylia of Jacksonville was voted the Preseason Defensive Player of the Year, announced by the league office on Wednesday. Defending tournament champion Liberty was favored in the Coaches Poll to claim the league title with five first-place votes, narrowly ahead of regular-season champion FGCU with the remaining four first-place tallies.
  • Facebook Fan Vote For @ASUNBSB Preseason Awards Now Open
    January 20, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. - The ASUN Conference wants to hear the fan voice for the 2020 Preseason Baseball Awards. Go to our Facebook Page to vote.
  • Former @ASUNBSB Star Jacob deGrom Collects Second Straight Cy Young Award
    November 13, 2019
    ATLANTA, GA. - Jacob deGrom collected his second consecutive Major League Baseball (MLB) Cy Young Award it was announced Wednesday night. deGrom received 29-of-30 first-place votes for the second straight year as well with the other first-place tally going to the Los Angeles Dodgers' Hyun-Jin Ryu.
  • ASUN Releases 2020 Baseball Conference Schedule
    September 25, 2019
    ATLANTA, Ga. – The ASUN Conference announced its 2020 Baseball schedule on Wednesday with all nine teams slated to play eight three-game series beginning Friday, March 20, and running through Saturday, May 16. The upcoming year marks the 42nd season of competition in the ASUN.
  • Jacksonville's Hayes Joins USA Baseball Staff
    July 29, 2019
    DURHAM, N.C. – Jacksonville University baseball head coach Chris Hayes was announced as part of the 2019 16U National Team Development Program staff on Friday.