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Regional fields announced as countdown begins to College World Series

NCAA.com/ May 27, 2013 INDIANAPOLIS — The field of 64 teams competing for the 2013 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship was announced Monday by the DI baseball committee. The national top eight seeds are North Carolina (52-8), Vanderbilt (51-9), Oregon State (45-10), LSU (52-9), Cal State Fullerton (48-8), Virginia (47-10), Florida... Read more →

Virginia Selected as Host Site for NCAA Baseball Regional | cnbnews.net

Four-team tournament will run May 31-June 3 CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The NCAA announced today that Charlottesville, Va., has been selected as one of 16 regional host sites for the 2013 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship. The four-team, double-elimination tournament will run May 31-June 3 at Virginia’s Davenport Field. Two games each... Read more →

Towns Walkoff Blast Lifts No. 5 Virginia Baseball Past Florida State, 7-4

May 25, 2013 DURHAM, N.C. – Kenny Towns (So., Burke, Va.) hit a three-run walkoff home run with one out in the 12th inning to lift the fifth-ranked Virginia baseball team to a 7-4 victory over No. 7 Florida State Saturday in the 2013 ACC Baseball Championship at Durham Bulls Athletic... Read more →

No. 5 Virginia Baseball Thumps Georgia Tech, 8-2

Virginia Cavaliers athletic logo (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Silverstein tosses 8 2/3 innings to lead Cavaliers to ACC tournament win DURHAM, N.C. – Scott Silverstein (R-Sr., Olney, Md.) fired 8 2/3 innings of two-run baseball to lift the fifth-ranked Virginia baseball team to an 8-2 triumph over Georgia Tech Thursday in the... Read more →

Virginia Earns No. 3 Seed in ACC Baseball Championship

Cavaliers open play at 3 p.m. Wednesday against Virginia Tech CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The Virginia baseball team has earned the No. 3 seed at the 2013 ACC Baseball Championship and will open tournament play at 3 p.m. Wednesday against No. 6 seed Virginia Tech. The tournament will be contested Wednesday through... Read more →

No. 7 Virginia Baseball Romps Past VCU, 17-3

Cavaliers finish with 17 hits in fifth straight victory CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The No. 7 Virginia baseball team rolled to a 17-3 victory over VCU Tuesday evening in front of 3,162 fans at Davenport Field. Virginia (43-8) finished its 2013 home schedule with a 32-3 record as it scored in double... Read more →

Virginia's Mike Papi Named ACC Co-Player of the Week

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia outfielder Mike Papi (So., Tunkhannock, Pa.) has been named the ACC Co-Player of the Week, as announced Monday by the league office. Papi shares the distinction with Florida State’s DJ Stewart. The ACC Player of the Week nod is the first in Papi’s career and the first... Read more →

No. 7 Virginia Baseball Trounces Duke, 17-8

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The seventh-ranked Virginia baseball team pounded out a season-high 22 hits in a 17-8 defeat of Duke Saturday afternoon in front of 4,040 spectators at Davenport Field. In clinching its seventh ACC series win in nine tries, Virginia (41-8, 19-7) recorded the most hits of any ACC team... Read more →

No. 7 Virginia Baseball Scores Three in Ninth Inning to Top Duke, 6-5

MAY 10, 2013 CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Nate Irving’s walk-off RBI single capped a three-run ninth-inning rally to lift the seventh-ranked Virginia baseball team to a 6-5 victory over Duke Friday night at Davenport Field. Virginia (40-8, 18-7 ACC) trailed most of the night before rallying for its 17th come-from-behind win of... Read more →

College Baseball/Softball Game Results for April 26 and April 27

TCNJ drops pair; qualifies for NJAC post-season April 27, 2013 Galloway, NJ … The College of New Jersey baseball team dropped a pair of 4-3 decisions to Richard Stockton College in New Jersey Athletic Conference play on Saturday afternoon. Despite the two losses, the Lions (17-20, 8-10 NJAC) finished sixth in... Read more →


Explorers Blast Four Homeruns, Split Doubleheader With UMBC April 23, 2013 Box Score 1 | Box Score 2 Game 1 Box (pdf) Game 2 Box (pdf) PHILADELPHIA – The La Salle softball squad split today's non-conference doubleheader against the UMBC Retrievers, losing the first game in an offensive onslaught 13-10 and... Read more →

College Baseball/Softball Report for April 16

TCNJ edged by Nittany Lions Ewing, NJ … Seven different pitchers limited The College of New Jersey offense to four hits as Penn State-Abington defeated the Lions 2-1 on Tuesday afternoon in George Ackerman Park. TCNJ (13-15) struggled to score runs for the third straight game as the legion of Nittany... Read more →

College Baseball Sunday: TCNJ/ Ramapo Split, Ducks Win Big, Cavaliers Fall, Concordia over Wilmington, Satanoff helps Raptors

TCNJ splits doubleheader with #14 Ramapo Ewing, NJ … The College of New Jersey split a doubleheader with 14th-ranked Ramapo College in New Jersey Athletic Conference action on Sunday afternoon in George Ackerman Park. The Lions (13-13, 5-4 NJAC) received a solid pitching performance from junior Brendan Kelly (Butler, NJ/Butler) as... Read more →


Women's Track And Field Wraps Up Saturday At George Mason & Rider George Mason Invitational Results Rider Invitational Results PHILADELPHIA – The La Salle women's track and field team placed fifth (11-team field) at the Rider Invitational on Saturday while others competed at the George Mason Invitational. George Mason Invitational Meghan... Read more →

College Baseball/Softball Report: Montclair Wins Double Header, Virginia Downs Georgia Tech

1 MONTCLAIR ST. EDGES #24 TCNJ TWICE IN EXTRA INNINGS Montclair, NJ... The College of New Jersey softball team challenged top-ranked Montclair State University in both ends of a doubleheader, but the host Red Hawks came away with a pair of extra-inning wins on Saturday. Montclair State won both games by... Read more →

College Softball/Baseball: Wednesday's Results for La Salle, Goldey Beacom, Cavaliers, Wilmington

Penn Handles La Salle Explorers, 5-3 Box Score Box Score (PDF) PHILADELPHIA – The Explorers held Penn scoreless until the sixth, but the Quakers scored five runs in their last four at bats en route to a 5-3 victory over La Salle on Wednesday afternoon at Hank DeVincent Field. Sophomore Mark... Read more →

College Baseball Tuesday's Report | cnbnews.net

SJU BASEBALL POUNDS DELAWARE STATE, 8-1 Forgey, Hueth Post Two Hits Apiece DOVER, Del. – The Saint Joseph’s baseball team got back to .500 on the season, cruising past Delaware State, 8-1, at Soldier Field on Tuesday. Collin Forgey and Chris Hueth had two hits each, while Hueth and Brian O’Keefe... Read more →

Super Bowl Lanes in Canton, MI - April 11-13

by Raymond Rolak special to CNBNEWS The University of Detroit-Mercy along with the Detroit Sports Commission will host the 2013 NCAA Women’s Bowling Championships April 11-13, at Super Bowl Lanes in Canton, Michigan. Featured will be the top eight teams from NCAA institutions that sponsor bowling as a varsity sport. It... Read more →


SJU BASEBALL TAKES SERIES FINALE FROM ST. BONAVENTURE, 7-3 Forgey, Kancylarz Homer in Series-Clinching Win MERION STATION, Pa. – Collin Forgey (San Diego, Calif./University City) was 2-for-3 with a home run, two runs batted in, and three runs scored as the Saint Joseph’s baseball team clinched its weekend series against St.... Read more →

Virginia Baseball Falls to Miami, 4-3, in Series Finale

Virginia Cavaliers athletic logo (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Cavaliers’ nine-game win streak comes to end, but UVa wins fourth straight ACC series CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The fifth-ranked Virginia baseball team had its nine-game win streak come to an end Sunday as it fell, 4-3, to Miami at Davenport Field. The Hurricanes (20-11,... Read more →

No. 5 Virginia Baseball Downs Miami, 8-1, to Clinch Series

University of Virginia logo (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Cavaliers snare fourth straight ACC series win CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Four Virginia pitchers combined to scatter four hits as the fifth-ranked Cavaliers defeated Miami, 8-1, Saturday afternoon in front of 4,258 spectators at Davenport Field. In winning its ninth straight game, Virginia (25-2, 9-2... Read more →

Virginia Baseball Rolls to 15-4 Win Over Miami

March 29 2013 Cavaliers score nine runs in eighth inning to blow open close game CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The fifth-ranked Virginia baseball team blew open a close game with Miami with a nine-run eighth inning in a 15-4 victory over the Hurricanes Friday night at Davenport Field. The Cavaliers (24-2, 8-2... Read more →

CNBNews College Baseball Report for Saint Joseph U., LaSalle, Stevens Institute of Technology, College of NJ, and Virginia Cavaliers

SJU BASEBALL POSTS 10-6 EXTRA-INNING COMEBACK WIN AT TEMPLE Hawks Battle Back From 5-1 Deficit After Six AMBLER, Pa. – Trailing by four runs entering the seventh, the Hawk offense responded with nine runs over the final four innings as the Saint Joseph’s baseball team defeated Temple, 10-6, in 10 innings... Read more →

Schedule Altered for Virginia-NC State Baseball Series

Teams will now play doubleheader Saturday, no game Sunday CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The schedule for the Virginia-NC State baseball series at Davenport Field has been altered because of a forecast for inclement weather this weekend. The series is now scheduled to begin with a doubleheader on Saturday at 1 p.m. The... Read more →

CNBNews College Baseball/Softball Round-up: Rowan Defeats UMass, Cavaliers Over Clemson, Scarlet Raptors Softball Win, Profs Softball Take 2

Rowan University (Photo credit: Wikipedia) ROWAN BASEBALL DEFEATS UMASS BOSTON, 9-3 AUBURNDALE, FL – The Rowan University baseball team defeated UMass Boston, 9-3 on Sunday afternoon. It was the Profs’ third game on their spring break trip. The Profs are 8-2 overall and the Beacons have a 1-4 record. Catcher Conner... Read more →

No. 12 Virginia Baseball Rallies in Ninth, Tops Clemson in 11 Innings

MARCH 15 Papi ties game with RBI single in ninth, wins it with HR in 11th CLEMSON, S.C. – Mike Papi (So., Tunkhannock, Pa.) hit a pinch-hit, game-tying single in the ninth inning and the go-ahead solo home run in the 11th as the No. 12 Virginia baseball team rallied to... Read more →

Virginia Baseball Drops First Game of 2013, 4-2, to Maryland

Cavaliers have 14-game win streak snapped CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The No. 17th-ranked Virginia baseball team lost its first game of the 2013 season Sunday, falling 4-2 to Maryland at Davenport Field. While the Cavaliers (14-1, 2-1 ACC) had their 14-game win streak snapped, they still claimed the series after sweeping a... Read more →

No. 19 Virginia Baseball Knocks Off Bucknell, 9-1

Virginia Cavaliers athletic logo (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Howard strikes out 11 in six strong innings; Downes finishes with three hits CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The No. 19 Virginia baseball team upped its record to 12-0 with a 9-1 victory over Bucknell Sunday afternoon at Davenport Field. The Cavaliers swept through their four... Read more →

No. 25 Virginia Baseball Rallies for 13-9 Win at East Carolina

Cavaliers come back from 4-0 deficit, score 13 times over final four innings; Sunday game cancelled FEBRUARY 18, 2013 GREENVILLE, N.C. – The No. 25 Virginia baseball team scored 13 runs over the last four innings to rally and knock off East Carolina, 13-9, Saturday on a cold, blustery day at... Read more →

Virginia Baseball Ranked No. 25 in Preseason Coaches Poll

Cavaliers tied with Louisville for No. 25 in USA Today Coaches Poll CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - The Virginia baseball team is ranked No. 25 in the preseason edition of the USA Today Coaches Poll, which was release Thursday. The Cavaliers were tied for No. 25 with Louisville in the poll. Virginia returns... Read more →

Top bowls to keep an eye on | NCAA.com

Brian Burnsed, NCAA.com Last Updated - December 13, 2012 2:27 GMT The holidays can be tough. The specter of gift-shopping – and having your eyes repeatedly spritzed with perfume at every turn while being forced to listen to Justin Bieber Christmas songs on repeat in the dreaded, marble-floored monolith known as... Read more →

Virginia Baseball Announces 2013 Schedule | cnbnews

Cavaliers open season Feb. 15 at East Carolina, play host to Florida State, Miami, NC State, Duke and Maryland in ACC series CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia baseball coach Brian O’Connor has announced the Cavaliers' 2013 schedule. The 54-game slate includes home ACC series against Florida State, Miami, NC State, Maryland and... Read more →

Virginia Baseball's 2013 Step Up to the Plate Event | cnbnews

Former Cavalier and three-time world champion Javier Lopez will be honored and joined by special guest Tim Kurkjian of ESPN CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The Virginia Baseball program will honor one of its own, three-time World Champion Javier Lopez of the San Francisco Giants, as part of the 11th annual Step Up... Read more →

Virginia Baseball Begins Orange & Blue World Series Wednesday

Admission is free for 5-game series CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The Virginia baseball team begins its annual Orange and Blue World Series at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Davenport Field. Admission is free of charge for all games during the 5-game intrasquad series, which serves as the pinnacle of the Cavaliers’ fall season.... Read more →

Virginia Baseball Plays Towson in Exhibition at 11 a.m. Saturday

Admission is free; exhibition precedes UVa-Louisiana Tech football game CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The Virginia baseball team will play Towson in a fall exhibition game at 11 a.m. Saturday at Davenport Field. Admission is free to all fall Virginia baseball action. Free parking will be available in the University Hall and John... Read more →

Jason Laws Named UVa Director of Baseball Operations

Murray State graduate was assistant coach at Arkansas State last season CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia head baseball coach Brian O’Connor has announced the hiring of Jason Laws as the program’s Director of Baseball Operations. A Murray State graduate and former all-conference honoree, Laws arrives in Virginia following a year stint as... Read more →

Virginia Baseball Plays Ontario Blue Jays at 1 p.m. Saturday in Exhibition

Saturday contest marks first of three fall exhibition games for UVa CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The 2013 edition of the Virginia baseball team will be on display for the first time Saturday when the Cavaliers take on the Ontario Blue Jays in exhibition action at Davenport Field. First pitch is slated for... Read more →

Virginia Baseball Announces 2012 Fall Schedule

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia baseball coach Brian O’Connor has announced UVa’s schedule for the 2012 fall season. The team officially began practice Sept. 8 at The Park while the field renovation project at Davenport Field is completed. Virginia tentatively is scheduled to resume practice on the new playing surface at Davenport... Read more →

Nearly 60 Medals Won by U.S. Track & Field Collegians at London Olympics

English: Sanya Richards-Ross during 2011 World championships Athletics in Daegu (Photo credit: Wikipedia) August 13, 2012 NEW ORLEANS – It was a successful run for current and former U.S. track & field collegians at the 2012 London Olympics. A total of 59 current or former student-athletes of NCAA, NAIA, or NJCAA... Read more →

Derek Fisher to Compete in College Home Run Derby on July 3 | cnbnews.net

TD Ameritrade Park (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Virginia outfielder led ACC freshmen in home runs in 2012 CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Virginia's Derek Fisher (Fr., Rexmont, Pa.) has been selected to compete in the 2012 TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby, set for July 3 at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Neb. The... Read more →

Virginia Cavalier Stephen Bruno, of Audubon NJ, Named Player of the Year | cnbnews.net

June 27, 2012 press release Bruno, O'Connor Highlight UVa Honors on VaSID All-State Team CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Virginia third baseman Stephen Bruno (R-So., Audubon, N.J.) and Stephen Bruno head coach Brian O'Connor captured top honors on the 2012 University Division All-State Baseball Team, as chosen by the Virginia College Sports Information... Read more →

Three Cavaliers Selected to All-ACC Academic Baseball Team | cnbnews.net

Harrington, Irving, Kline named to team CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Three Virginia baseball players were selected Tuesday to the All-ACC Academic Baseball Team. Colin Harrington (R-So., Johnstown, Pa.), Nate Irving (Fr., Yonkers, N.Y.) and Branden Kline (Jr., Frederick, Md.) each earned a spot on the team. Kline was named to the team... Read more →

College Sports Thursday PM: News for St. Joseph, Virginia, USTFCCCA

Philly Skyline 04:33, 11 March 2007 . . Phillyfan0419 . . 2592 x 1456 811,442 bytes) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) SAINT JOSEPH’S NAMED PHILADELPHIA BIG 5 BASEBALL TEAM OF THE YEAR; HAMBURG, MULLEN, O’KEEFE, TAYLOR EARN INDIVIDUAL HONORS Hamburg Tabbed as Coach of the Year, Mullen Named Pitcher of the Year PHILADELPHIA... Read more →

Sean Doolittle Gets First Major-League Call-Up with Oakland Athletics

June 5, 2012 Former Virginia All-American is 30th Cavalier to reach the big leagues CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Former Virginia pitcher/first baseman Sean Doolittle has been called up by the Oakland Athletics for the first time and will be in uniform this evening. Doolittle pitched and played first base for the Cavaliers... Read more →

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When it comes to drug and alcohol abuse, silence can be deadly. People feel empowered when they know they're not alone -- and empowered people can help their loved ones confront addiction. To see how substance abuse touches all of us, watch this amazing video, which features people speaking frankly about... Read more →

Former Matawan Doctor Pleads Guilty | cnbnews.net

TRENTON - Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced that a former Matawan doctor pleaded guilty today to dispensing controlled dangerous substances by writing prescriptions for medically unnecessary pharmaceutical narcotics in return for cash payments. Ki I. Song, 70, of Matawan, pleaded guilty to third-degree dispensing of a controlled dangerous substance before... Read more →

Rowan Baseball Sweeps; TCNJ Splits DH; Seton Hall Defeats Virginia | cnbnews

March 4, 2012 GLASSBORO, NJ – The Rowan University baseball team swept a doubleheader over Franklin & Marshall College on Sunday afternoon. The game scores were 6-3 and 8-3 in seven innings. Rowan improves to 6-0 on the season. The Profs are ranked 25th in the D3baseball.com/National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association... Read more →

College Baseball: Cavaliers defeat Seton Hall, but fall to Wright State; Ducks Begin Season With Wins; Hawks Loose

Virginia Baseball Splits Pair of Saturday Games CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - The Virginia baseball team split a pair of games Saturday at Davenport Field, downing Seton Hall, 10-4, before falling a run short in the nightcap, 5-4 to Wright State. The Cavaliers are now 6-3-1 this season. The round-robin tournament concludes Sunday.... Read more →

ROWAN BASEBALL BLANKS VALLEY FORGE CHRISTIAN, 20-0; Cavaliers Will Play 3 and 6 PM Saturday

GLASSBORO, NJ – The Rowan University baseball team blanked Valley Forge Christian College, 20-0 on Friday afternoon. The game ended after seven innings due to the 10 run rule. Rowan improves to 4-0. The Profs are ranked 25th in the D3baseball.com/National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Top 25 Poll and 27th in... Read more →

College Baseball: Cavaliers Fall to Liberty; Explorers Win

Virginia Baseball Falls to Liberty Cavaliers drop first home game of 2012 CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - The Virginia baseball team lost 8-0 to Liberty Tuesday afternoon at Davenport Field. It marked the Cavaliers' first regular-season midweek loss at home since April 8, 2009, against Stony Brook, a streak of 28-consecutive games. Virginia... Read more →