| Mar 22, 2011
| 6:05 PM
In what was billed as a pitcher's duel between two seniors expected to go in the early rounds of the MLB draft, there was only one 1-2-3 inning. That didn't come until the fifth, by which point neither ace was on the hill.
Menchville knocked Kecoughtan...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 2:02 PM
Brendon Shoemake grew up playing club baseball with some of the best talent in Southern California. He's seen his teammates commit to play baseball for major universities and even go on to sign with Major League Baseball teams.
Shoemake, a La Cañada High...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 1:01 PM
Former major league relief pitcher and Old Dominion hall of fame inductee Wayne Gomes will be the 34th recipient of the Bud Metheny Award at a banquet on Jan. 21.
The annual award, named for the College Baseball Hall of Fame coach who won 423 games in 32...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 1:21 PM
Like Austin Chrismon and Jharel Cotton before him, Menchville pitcher Deshorn Lake has decided to keep the same colors in college. Lake accepted a full scholarship offer from East Carolina last week and plans to sign his letter-of-intent in the spring....
| Jun 22, 2011
| 11:52 AM
Chris Finwood is coming home to lead Old Dominion's baseball program.
A 1984 Hampton High graduate, Finwood has coached Western Kentucky the past six seasons, guiding the Hilltoppers to a pair of NCAA tournament appearances and producing 14 Major...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 3:15 PM
The Shocker's will be hunting for a new catcher next spring as Chris O'Brien signed with the Los Angeles Dodgers today, skipping his senior season.
The Johnny Bench Award finalist and third-team All American was picked by the club in the 18th round of...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 5:26 PM
The shock of the moment was so unnerving that several players instantly fell to their knees and buried the sides of their faces in their hands.
Others, after several moments went by, leaned over to teammates and offered consoling hugs and burly, dirt-...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 5:26 PM
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The Phantoms became the first team to win three state championships in a row since Hampton reeled off four straight from 1995-98. Phoebus dusted Stone Bridge, its old nemesis, 36-17 in the final for its VHSL record...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 3:16 PM
This year's winner of the Johnny Bench Award for the nation's best collegiate catcher is Jake Lowery of James Madison University.
Lowery finished the season with a .359 batting average in 61 games played. He recorded 24 home-runs and 91 runs batted in. ...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 2:37 PM
Danny Hultzen helped lead the Virginia Cavaliers baseball team to the College World Series for the second time in three seasons. Hultzen the number one starter for UVA on the mound also spent time at the plate for the Cavaliers. Due to his prowess in...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 2:30 PM
Dylan Bundy’s stock is rising, and he knows it. Last week the Orioles’ first-round pick was named the "Baseball America" High School Player of the Year and "USA Today" National Player of the Year. Add those honors to Bundy’s Gatorade...