Rowlett’s walk-off homer leads ETSU to two-game sweep of Oakland

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 22, 2017) – Just call them the comeback kids! For the second time in three games, the ETSU baseball team delivered a walk-off hit as senior Blake Rowlett (Clarksville, Tenn.) finished the extra inning affair on Wednesday with a two-run home run to right to lift ETSU past Oakland 9-7 at Thomas Stadium.

Bucs score 10 unanswered to ground Grizzlies, 10-2

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 21, 2017) – The ETSU baseball team got six strong innings from starting pitcher Drew Korzkybski (Knoxville, Tenn.), while the offense scored 10 unanswered runs to ground the Oakland Golden Grizzlies, 10-2, on Tuesday afternoon at Thomas Stadium.

Bucs entertain Oakland University in mid-week clash

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 20, 2017) – After winning its fourth season opening series in the last five years, the ETSU baseball team looks to build on that momentum as the Bucs welcome Oakland University to Johnson City for a two-game series starting on Feb. 21 at Thomas Stadium.

Cook earns SoCon Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 20, 2017) – After mashing double-digit hits in the season opening series with Central Michigan, red-shirt junior Chris Cook (Kingsport, Tenn.) earned Southern Conference player of the week honors after batting .769 with nine runs scored and four extra base hits in the series.

Bailey’s late heroics give ETSU extra inning victory over Chippewas

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 19, 2017) – Junior Christian Bailey (Kingsport, Tenn.) was ETSU baseball’s hero in the series finale with Central Michigan on Sunday as he provided the walk-off hit in extra innings at Thomas Stadium. The Kingsport, Tenn. native made a gutsy dash for home plate in the ninth inning with two outs to give the Bucs the game tying run to push the game into extras. Bailey not only scored the game-winning run, but he slapped the game-winning, walk-off hit in the bottom of the 10th to give ETSU the 2017 opening series win over the Chippewas.

Late rally falls short as Chippewas even series

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 18, 2017) – The ETSU baseball team attempted a late rally in the ninth, but the Bucs couldn’t muster up a game-tying run to fall 8-7 to Central Michigan in game two of the 2017 opening series on Saturday at Thomas Stadium.

ETSU’s bats surge past Central Michigan in season opener, 18-6

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 17, 2017) – After the long wait for the 2017 season, ETSU baseball returned to the diamond on Friday and did so with a dominating 18-6 win over Central Michigan at Thomas Stadium. Aaron Maher (Brentwood, Tenn.), Chris Cook (Kingsport, Tenn.), and Hagen Owenby (Knoxville, Tenn.) led the surge for the Bucs as the “Triple Threat” combined for eight hits, eight runs, six RBIs, a double and a home run in the huge win over the Chippewas.

ETSU opens season Friday at Thomas Stadium versus Central Michigan

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 16, 2017) – Opening day is almost here! ETSU baseball opens its long awaited 2017 season opener on Friday, Feb. 16 at Thomas Stadium. First pitch is scheduled for 3 p.m. against Central Michigan.

Skole announces captains for 2017 season

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 13, 2017) – On Monday, ETSU baseball head coach Tony Skole officially announced the captains for the 2017 season: Connor Bartow (Jonesborough, Tenn.), Chris Cook (Kingsport, Tenn.), Aaron Maher (Brentwood, Tenn.), Hagen Owenby (Knoxville, Tenn.) and Peyton Taylor (Kingsport, Tenn.).