ETSU's Casey Signs To Play With Cleveland

Johnson City, Tenn. (June 19, 2002) - Reid Casey (Kingsport, Tenn.), who just recently completed his final season with East Tennessee State's baseball team, has signed a free agent contract with the Cleveland Indians organization. Casey will report to the Burlington Indians of the Appalachian League this weekend when the team is in Johnson City to play the Cardinals. ...


Giroud Named Freshman All-American

Johnson City, Tenn. (June 7, 2002) - Michael Giroud (St. Petersburg, Fla.) of East Tennessee State's baseball team was named an honorable mention freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball the publication has announced. ...


UNCG Blanks East Tennessee State, 3-0, Eliminates Bucs From SoCon Tourny

Charleston, S.C. (May 23, 2002) - Scooter Michael hurled a complete game shutout at East Tennessee State this afternoon, out dueling Tim Turner (Marietta, Ga.) to lift the Spartans to a 3-0 win that eliminated the Bucs from the Southern Conference Baseball Tournament. ...


The Citadel Comes Back To Down ETSU, 7-5, At SoCon Baseball Tourny

Charleston, S.C. (May 22, 2002) - Twice No. 8 -seed East Tennessee State took a lead over top-seeded The Citadel, but the Bulldogs came back each time and escaped with a hard-fought 7-5 win in the opening round of the Southern Conference Baseball Tournament....


Baseball Closes Out Regular Season by Falling to Furman, 9-4

Johnson City, Tenn. (May 19, 2002) - In the final regular season game in the Southern Conference baseball regular season, the Furman Paladins defeated East Tennessee State, 9-4, Sunday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Furman Comes Back Late to Defeat ETSU Baseball, 4-3

Johnson City, Tenn. (May 18, 2002) - The Furman Paladins scored two runs in the top of the eighth inning to take the lead and held on to defeat East Tennessee State, 4-3, in baseball action Saturday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Baseball Defeats Furman, 13-4

Johnson City, Tenn. (May 17, 2002) - The East Tennessee State baseball team picked up a pivotal win in the Southern Conference standings as they defeated Furman, 13-4, Friday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Morehead State Powers Its Way To Doubleheader Sweep Over East Tennessee State

Morehead, Ky. (May, 14, 2002) - Morehead State slammed eight home runs this afternoon to power its way to a doubleheader sweep of East Tennessee State at Allen Field in Morehead, Ky. The Eagles took the opener 7-4 behind the route-going performance of junior right-hander Adam Crawford, then powered their way to a 14-12 win in the nightcap with six home runs. ...


East Tennessee State Powers Past Western Carolina, 16-10

Johnson City, Tenn. (May 12, 2002) - East Tennessee State put on a power show for Mother's Day, launching three home runs, including a grand slam by Tim Turner (Marietta, Ga.) as the Buccaneers overpowered Western Carolina 16-10 in Southern Conference baseball action at Cardinal Park this afternoon. ...


Western Carolina Holds Off East Tennessee State Rally, 7-6

Johnson City, Tenn. (May 11, 2002) - Western Carolina broke open a close game with three runs in the ninth inning and then held off an East Tennessee State rally in the bottom of the ninth to take a 7-6 Southern Conference baseball win at Cardinal Park. ...


Western Carolina Sweeps Past East Tennessee State, 16-3

Johnson City, Tenn. (May 9, 2002) - Western Carolina pounded out 17 hits to score 16 runs tonight at Cardinal Park as the Catamounts erupted early with a six-run first inning and never looked back as they defeated East Tennessee State 16-3 in Southern Conference baseball action. ...


ETSU Gains Split At UNC Asheville In Baseball Action

Asheville, N.C. (May 7, 2002) - East Tennessee State and UNC Asheville completed their three-game mid-week series with a doubleheader this afternoon in Asheville. The Bulldogs got a three-hit complete game performance from Jason Walker on the mound as UNCA took the first game 4-1. The Buccaneers bounced back in the second game behind the pitching of Mike Bauer (Kingsport, Tenn.) and Jackson Simerly (Bluff City, Tenn.) to take a 4-2 decision. ...


UNC Asheville Outlasts ETSU, 11-9

Johnson City, Tenn. (May 7, 2002) - Nick Jaska just missed hitting for the cycle and UNC Asheville scored six runs in the eighth inning as the Bulldogs staged a come-from-behind 11-9 win in non-conference baseball action this evening at Cardinal Park. The game was called before the bottom of the ninth could be played due to heavy rain. ...


ETSU Splits Baseball Doubleheader At Davidson

Davidson, N.C. (May 5, 2002) - East Tennessee State scored six runs in the first two innings to cruise to an 8-3 victory over the host Wildcats in game one of today's Southern Conference baseball doubleheader. In game two Davidson game back with a 3-1 victory over the Bucs at Wildcat Park....


Rain Washes Out Baseball Doubleheader At Davidson

Davidson, N.C. (May 4, 2002) -- Continuous rainfall throughout the day on Saturday caused the postponement of a Southern Conference doubleheader between East Tennessee State and the host Davidson Wildcats....


Appalachian State Holds Off ETSU, 7-6

Boone, N.C. (April 28, 2002) - Appalachian State's Eric Pittman had four hits and drive in five runs as the Mountaineers jumped out to an early lead and then held off and East Tennessee State rally to take a 7-6 Southern Conference baseball win over the Bucs....


ETSU Splits Baseball Twinbill At Appalachian State

Johnson City, Tenn. (April 27, 2002) - East Tennessee State and Appalachian State's baseball teams took turns beating up on each other this afternoon, with the Mountaineers taking a 13-3 win in the first game of the Southern Conference doubleheader. The Buccaneers came back to capture the nightcap with a 13-4 win. ...


Virginia Tech Holds Off East Tennessee State, 8-5, At Kingsport Classic

Johnson City, Tenn. (April 23, 2002) - Virginia Tech's Chris Stanton went 3-for-3, including a bases loaded triple, helping Virginia Tech to an 8-5 win over East Tennessee State in non-conference baseball action at the Kingsport Classic. ...


East Tennessee State Comes Back To Down College of Charleston, 13-6

Johnson City, Tenn. (April 21, 2002) - Trailing 5-2, East Tennessee State outscored the College of Charleston 11-2 over the last four and a half innings to earn a 13-6 Southern Conference baseball win over the Cougars. Brandon Cross (Bluff City, Tenn.) drove in five runs to lead the Bucs to the win, including slamming a three-run home run in the sixth inning....


East Tennessee State Downs College of Charleston, 8-5

Johnson City, Tenn. (April 20, 2002) - East Tennessee State's baseball team took advantage of five errors by the College of Charleston to score six unearned runs as the Buccaneers took an 8-5 Southern Conference baseball win at Cardinal Park this afternoon....


College of Charleston Thumps ETSU In Baseball, 17-0

Johnson City, Tenn. (April 19, 2002) - The College of Charleston put a hurt on East Tennessee State's pitching staff here tonight, pounding out 20 hits on its way to a 17-0 pasting of the Buccaneers in Southern Conference baseball action at Cardinal Park....


Tennessee Slugs Its Way Past East Tennessee State, 15-7

Knoxville, Tenn. (April 17, 2002) - East Tennessee State's baseball team got off to a fast start, getting an early lead against Tennessee, but the Bucs could not hang on as the Vols took a 15-7 win in baseball action at Lindsey Nelson Stadium....


East Tennessee State Completes Sweep Of VMI With 8-3 Win

Johnson City, Tenn. (April 14, 2002) - East Tennessee State's baseball team completed a Southern Conference sweep for the second weekend in a row, finishing off VMI this afternoon with an 8-3 win over the Keydets at Cardinal Park....


East Tennessee State Powers Past VMI, 17-1

Johnson City, Tenn. (April 13, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's baseball team kept its hot streak going in Southern Conference play as Reid Casey (Kingsport, Tenn.) hurled the Buc's second straight complete game and Jeremy Terry (Cumberland, Ky.) had four hits and drove in four runs in ETSU's 17-1 win over VMI....


East Tennessee State Subdues VMI, 8-3

Johnson City, Tenn. (April 12, 2002) - Donnie Sharp (Oak Ridge, Tenn.) tossed a complete-game seven hitter, striking out 11, while Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) drove in three runs to lead East Tennessee State past VMI, 8-3, in Southern Conference baseball action at Cardinal Park. ...


East Tennessee State Downed By Middle Tennessee State, 12-3

Johnson City, Tenn. (April 10, 2002) - After a 13-run loss to East Tennessee State last night, Middle Tennessee State turned the tables on the Bucs this afternoon at Cardinal Park, taking a 12-3 win and a split of the two-game series....


East Tennessee State Smashes Middle Tennessee State, 16-3

Johnson City, Tenn. (April 9, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's baseball team kept its hot streak alive tonight, with a 16-3 pasting of Middle Tennessee State this evening at Cardinal Park in non-conference baseball action....


East Tennessee State Sweeps Georgia Southern With 5-4 Win

Johnson City, Tenn. (April 7, 2002) - East Tennessee State University's baseball team got out the brooms this afternoon at Cardinal Park, as freshman Michael Giroud (St. Petersburg, Fla.) went 4-for-4 and drove in three runs to lead the Buccaneers to a 5-4 win over the Eagles....


Baseball Defeats Georgia Southern, 5-3, After Late-Inning Comeback

Johnson City, Tenn. (Apr. 6, 2002) - East Tennessee State freshman outfielder Matt Traylor (Knoxville, Tenn.) recorded his second consecutive game-winning home run against Georgia Southern, leading the Bucs to a 5-3 victory over the Eagles after a two-run blast in the bottom of the ninth Saturday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City....


East Tennessee State Baseball Upends Georgia Southern, 9-8

Johnson City, Tenn. (April 5, 2002) - Matt Traylor's (Knoxville, Tenn.) first collegiate home run in the bottom of the eighth inning was the difference tonight, as East Tennessee State ended a seven-game losing streak with a 9-8 win Southern Conference baseball win over Georgia Southern....


Tennessee Tops ETSU Baseball 6-1

Knoxville, Tenn. (Apr. 3, 2002) - Walter Sevilla went 2-for-4 with a double and a triple as the Tennessee Volunteers won their seventh consecutive non-conference game with a 6-1 victory over the East Tennessee State Buccaneers at Lindsey Nelson Stadium. ...


Top-Ranked Clemson Drops East Tennessee State, 7-1, In Baseball Action

Clemson, S.C. (Apr. 2, 2002) - A solid performance from Clemson pitchers and back-to-back home runs proved to be the difference in a 7-1 victory over East Tennessee State on Tuesday night....


The Citadel Completes Sweep Of ETSU With 8-2 Win

Charleston, S.C. (March 30, 2002) - The Citadel scored runs in three consecutive innings to overcome an early East Tennessee State lead as the Bulldogs came away with an 8-2 Southern Conference baseball win this afternoon to complete the three-game sweep of the series. ...


ETSU Victimized By No-Hit Gem At The Citadel, 6-0

Charleston, S.C. (March 29, 2002) - After getting only three hits last night, East Tennessee State's bats went completely quiet this evening in Charleston, as The Citadel's T.A. Fulmer spun a no-hit gem at the Bucs, leading the Bulldogs to a 6-0 Southern Conference baseball win. ...


Pitching Carries The Citadel Past ETSU, 3-2, In Baseball Action

Charleston, S.C. (March 28, 2002) - East Tennessee State's baseball team ran into a strong pitching effort here tonight, as three members of The Citadel's staff combined to three-hit the Bucs as the Bulldogs came away with a close 3-2 win in Southern Conference baseball action. ...


Binghamton Sweeps East Tennessee State In Baseball

Johnson City, Tenn. (March 24, 2002) - After seeing East Tennessee State get 20 hits on Saturday, Binghamton pitching limited ETSU to 13 hits in two games on Sunday, sweeping a double header from the Bucs by scores of 4-2 and 9-6. ...


East Tennessee State Baseball Pounds Binghamton, 15-1

Johnson City, Tenn. (March 23, 2002) - East Tennessee State broke out of its four-game losing streak in a big way this afternoon, pounding out a season-high 20 hits and getting a complete-game performance from Donnie Sharp (Oak Ridge, Tenn.) as the Buccaneers took a 15-1 win over Binghamton in the first of a three-game series at Cardinal Park. ...


Middle Tennessee State Slugs Its Way Past ETSU, 10-4

Murfreesboro, Tenn. (March 20, 2002) - For the second straight game, East Tennessee State's baseball team saw Middle Tennessee State score early and often, as the Blue Raiders swept the two-game series with a 10-4 win over the Buccaneers this afternoon....


ETSU Comeback Falls Short At Middle Tennessee State In 10-8 Loss

Murfreesboro, Tenn. (March 19, 2002) - Middle Tennessee State jumped off to a hot start against East Tennessee State, notching an early 7-0 lead before hanging on to outlast the Bucs, 10-8, in baseball action tonight. ...


UNCG Pitching Too Much For ETSU In 9-1 Loss To Spartans

Greensboro, N.C. (Mar. 17, 2002) - UNC Greensboro's Jay Metzger pitched a complete-game six-hitter to lead the Spartans to a 9-1 Southern Conference baseball win over East Tennessee State....


Big Innings Carry UNCG Past East Tennessee State, 14-8

Greensboro, N.C. (March 16, 2002) - It was one of those days for the East Tennessee State pitching staff, as UNC Greensboro jumped on Buccaneer pitching early, piling up an 13-2 lead after three innings on the way to a 14-8 Southern Conference baseball win over ETSU....


East Tennessee State Holds On For 9-8 Baseball Win Over UNCG

Greensboro, N.C. (March 15, 2002) - East Tennessee State built a 9-2 lead and then held off a late UNC Greensboro rally as the Buccaneers took a 9-8 SoCon baseball win over the Spartans....


East Tennessee State Baseball Game Cancelled

Johnson City, Tenn. (March 12, 2002) - Today's scheduled baseball game between East Tennessee State and Tennessee Tech at Cardinal Park in Johnson City has been called off due to rain....


Wofford Completes Three-Game Sweep Of Bucs, 12-4

Spartanburg, S.C. (Mar. 10, 2002) - Wofford's Tony Carbone was 4-of-4 with three RBI to finish the weekend 9-of-10 at the plate as Wofford posted its first-ever three-game sweep of a Southern Conference series with a 12-4 victory over East Tennessee State this afternoon at Duncan Park in Spartanburg, S.C. ...


Bucs Drop Doubleheader At Wofford In SoCon Baseball Opener

Spartanburg, S.C. (Mar. 9, 2002) - Wofford rallied for three runs in the bottom of the eighth to take a 5-3 victory over East Tennessee State in the first game of a doubleheader before completing the sweep with a 13-3 win in game two this afternoon at Duncan Park in Spartanburg, S.C. ...


Baseball Falls to No. 5 Georgia Tech, 6-5, in 10 Innings

Atlanta (Mar. 5, 2002) -- A one-out sacrifice fly in the bottom of the 10th inning broke a 5-5 tie and gave fifth-ranked Georgia Tech (10-1) a 6-5 win over visiting East Tennessee State (5-5) on Tuesday afternoon from Russ Chandler Stadium in Atlanta, Ga. ...


ETSU Takes Baseball Series Against Indiana With 8-4 Win

Kingsport, Tenn. (March 3, 2002) - East Tennessee State took and early lead and got some strong pitching from Trevor Smith (Newport, Tenn.) as the Bucs took an 8-4 win over Indiana. ...


ETSU-Indiana Baseball Game Cancelled

Kingsport, Tenn. (March 2, 2002) - The ETSU-Indiana baseball game scheduled for today has been cancelled due to inclement weather. The Buccaneers (4-4) and the Hoosiers (3-1) will play their third game of the series Sunday, March 3rd, at noon in Kingsport, Tenn. at Hunter Wright Stadium....


Baseball Splits Doubleheader with Indiana

Kingsport, Tenn. (March 1, 2002) - East Tennessee State's baseball team (4-4) split a doubleheader with the Indiana University Hoosiers (3-3) in Kingsport, Tenn. at Hunter Wright Park on Friday. The Bucs took the first game, 10-7 then the Hoosiers took game two, 12-4. ...


Indiana-ETSU Baseball Schedule Change

Johnson City, Tenn. (Feb. 28, 2002) - Due to inclement weather predicted for this weekend, Friday's game between the East Tennessee State Buccaneers and the Indiana University Hoosiers will now be a doubleheader starting at 1:00 pm. Saturday's game is still scheduled to begin at 2:00 p.m. in Kingsport, Tenn. at Hunter Wright Park. ...


Baseball Sweeps North Carolina A & T

Kingsport, Tenn. (February 24, 2002) - East Tennessee State's baseball (3-3) took the third game of their series against the North Carolina A & T Aggies (5-14) in 11 innings 5-4 on Sunday afternoon in Kingsport, Tenn. at Hunter Wright Stadium. ...


Buccaneer Baseball Wins Doubleheader

Johnson City, Tenn. (February 23, 2002) - East Tennessee State's baseball team (2-3) won their first games of the season in a doubleheader against the North Carolina A & T Aggies (5-13) by the scores of 6-1 and 8-7 in Kingsport, Tenn. at Hunter Wright Stadium. ...


East Tennessee State Baseball Set To Open Home Season

Johnson City, Tenn. (Feb. 21, 2002) - East Tennessee State's baseball team is set to open the home portion of its 2002 schedule this weekend when the Bucs will host North Carolina A&T in a three-game series. The two teams will play a doubleheader on Saturday at 1:00 p.m. and a single game on Sunday at 1:00 p.m. ...


South Carolina Powers Past East Tennessee State, 14-5

Columbia, S.C. (Feb. 17, 2002) - In the final game of the three-game series, South Carolina again unleashed a powerful attack, belting out 16 hits, including four home runs, as the Gamecocks completed the series sweep with a 14-5 win over East Tennessee State. ...


South Carolina Comes Back To Defeat East Tennessee State, 7-4

Columbia, S.C. (Feb. 16, 2002) - Jon Coutlangus hit a three-run fifth inning home run Saturday to power South Carolina to a come from behind 7-4 win over East Tennessee State....


East Tennessee Falls In Baseball Opener At South Carolina, 14-2

Columbia, S.C. (Feb. 15, 2002) - It was a tough first day on the diamond for East Tennessee State's baseball team, as the Bucs were handed a 14-2 loss by fifth-ranked South Carolina in the season opener for ETSU....


East Tennessee State Baseball Picked Seventh In Preseason Poll

Johnson City, Tenn. (Jan. 28, 2001) - East Tennessee State's baseball team has been selected for a seventh-place finish in the 2002 Southern Conference baseball season in polls released today by the conference....


East Tennessee State Baseball Adds Another Recruit

Johnson City, Tenn. (Nov. 27, 2001) - East Tennessee State's baseball team has added another recruit to its impressive collection of signees in the fall signing period, inking junior college player Andy Howdeshell (Maryville, Tenn.) to a national letter of intent....


East Tennessee State Baseball Signs Six Recruits

Johnson City, Tenn. - East Tennessee State's baseball team has signed six recruits to national letters of intent to attend ETSU and play baseball for the Bucs next season head coach Tony Skole announced today....


Fall Baseball Practice Especially Crucial for Bucs

Billy Dixon of the Kingsport Times-News offers an inside perspective on fall baseball practice at ETSU....


Baseball Recruiting Class Again Ranked Among the Nation's Best

Johnson City, Tenn. -- The East Tennessee State baseball team's 2002 recruiting class was named one of the top-50 recruiting classes in the United States Wednesday by Collegiate Baseball News. ...