2020 Carson-Newman Baseball News

  • SAC selects C-N to finish sixth in preseason poll
    January 20, 2020
    ROCK HILL, S.C. – With the start of baseball season knocking on the door, the South Atlantic Conference released its preseason poll Monday placing Carson-Newman sixth, the same position the club wrapped up the 2019 regular season.
  • Griffin, Thompson and Wroth named preseason All-SAC
    January 20, 2020
    ROCK HILL, S.C. – Three Carson-Newman Eagles were named to preseason All-South Atlantic Conference teams Monday announced by the league. Jordan Griffin and Tyler Thompson earned nods on the first team in the outfield and Mike Wroth picked up a second team slot as a designated hitter.
  • Tickets on sale for annual Hall of Fame banquet
    January 16, 2020
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Tickets are now on sale for Carson-Newman's annual Hall of Fame Banquet, slated for Friday, Feb. 21 at 6:30 p.m. in the Stokely Memorial Building on Carson-Newman's campus.
  • Griffin reveals deep and challenging 2020 baseball schedule
    December 23, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman baseball coach Tom Griffin officially released the 2020 schedule Monday afternoon that features series against two of the top three national seeds in the 2019 NCAA Baseball Championship and 29 home games.
  • Seven slated for induction into Carson-Newman Athletics Hall of Fame
    October 31, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman’s Athletic Club has tabbed seven individuals for induction into the Carson-Newman Athletics Hall of Fame. 
  • Blue breaks tie in fifth, wins Game 5 and series
    October 23, 2019
    After Team Orange came back from a five-run deficit to tie the game at five in the top of the fifth inning, Team Blue scored twice in the bottom half of the frame to win game five of the Orange-Blue World Series 7-5, taking the series 3-1-1.
  • Orange and Blue draw after nine innings in Game 4 of Orange and Blue World Series
    October 21, 2019
    On an overcast Monday afternoon at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex, Team Orange and Team Blue came to nine-inning, 7-7 draw in Game 4 of the Orange-Blue World Series.
  • Orange evens series behind bullpen
    October 18, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Cameron Bloebaum and Dawson Sims combined to record the final 10 outs of the game not allowing a run as the Orange team evened Carson-Newman’s Fall World Series with a 6-3 victory Friday afternoon at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
  • Blue storms back thrice to seize fall opener
    October 17, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Facing deficits on three occasions, the Blue Team opened up Carson-Newman baseball’s Fall World Series with a 7-5 comeback victory over the Orange Club Thursday afternoon at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
  • Orange and Blue World Series highlights end of fall camp
    October 15, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – This weekend provides the first full glimpse at the upcoming Carson-Newman baseball season as the program hosts its annual Blue versus Orange World Series this weekend in a best-of-five intrasquad event starting Thursday afternoon at 1 p.m. inside of the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
  • Ballot released for 2020 Carson-Newman Athletics Hall of Fame
    October 02, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Carson-Newman has released the nine names up for consideration to the Carson-Newman Athletics Hall of Fame.
  • Eagles in the Pros: 2019 season in review
    September 30, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – With each passing season, Carson-Newman baseball’s alumni base playing professionally continues to expand as five former Eagles starred on the diamond. Steve Cishek produced another elite season for the Chicago Cubs and Will Gardner dominated his first full minor league campaign while picking some hardware off of the field.
  • Registration open for Talon's Trot Homecoming 5k
    September 12, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Registration is open for the inaugural Talon's Trot Homecoming 5k and fun run.
  • Volleyball brings home Director's Cup, record number of student-athletes honored at Eagle Scholars Ceremony
    September 03, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - The Carson-Newman volleyball program took home top honors as the recipients of the Carson-Newman Director's Cup as the athletic department recognized a record 220 Eagle Scholars at its annual ceremony Tuesday night at Holt Fieldhouse.
  • Record number of student-athletes to be honored at annual Eagle Scholars ceremony
    September 02, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman is set to honor a record number of student athletes at its annual Eagle Scholars awards ceremony Tuesday evening. 
  • D2 ADA lauds 83 Eagles with Academic Achievement Award
    August 26, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman’s athletic department has placed 83 student athletes on the Division II Athletics Directors Association’s list for Academic Achievement Awards. 
  • Athletic Communications office makes headway on digitization project
    August 12, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – The Carson-Newman athletic communications office has completed the first step in a long journey to archiving the athletic department’s historical records.
  • Laux rounds out external operations team
    August 08, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman’s Director of Eagle Club and External Operations Shelly Laux has announced the hiring of an Athletic Operations Associate, and Athletic Marketing Associate and a Fan Engagement Coordinator to round out Carson-Newman’s external operations team.
  • Griffin fills out 2020 baseball coaching staff
    July 18, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman baseball coach Tom Griffin solidified his 2020 coaching staff Friday morning adding Pat Brown as the pitching coach with John Topoleski and Drew Korzybski joining as assistants for the upcoming season.
  • Mausner, Lange join Carson-Newman Athletic Communications
    July 12, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman Director of Athletic Communications Adam Cavalier has announced the hiring of Mark Mausner and Zach Lange as graduate assistants for Carson-Newman’s Athletic Communications team.
  • Eagle Club VIP Golf Classic set for Aug. 3 in Kingsport
    July 09, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Carson-Newman's athletic department has set the Eagle Club VIP Golf Classic for Aug. 3 in Kingsport, Tenn. with registration beginning at 7:30 a.m. followed by an 8 a.m. shotgun start.