Moore and Hargis honored by American Baseball Coaches Association

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 30, 2005) - Former East Tennessee State catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) and rising senior shortstop Chuck Hargis (Powell, Tenn.) earned honors from the American Baseball Coaches Association as the organization released their All-Region and All-America selections on Thursday. Moore was named as the first-team Atlantic Region catcher and second-team All-American as a utility player while Hargis earned second-team All-Region honors as a shortstop....


Caleb Moore earns All-America honors from NCBWA

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 24, 2005) - East Tennessee State catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) recently earned second-team All-America honors from the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association. Moore was drafted in the fourth round by the Minnesota Twins on June 7, and is currently playing in Elizabethton of the Appalachian League....


Caleb Moore drafted by the Minnesota Twins in fourth round

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 7, 2005) - East Tennessee State senior catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) was drafted in the fourth round by the Minnesota Twins Tuesday afternoon in the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. Caleb was the 135th overall selection in the draft, ETSU's highest since Atlee Hammaker was the first-round selection (21st overall) of the Kansas City Royals in 1979....


Five Bucs on Media All-Southern Conference Team

CHARLESTON. S.C. (May 28, 2005) - Seniors Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.), Nick Crowe (Johnson City, Tenn.) and juniors Chuck Hargis (Powell, Tenn.), Shane Byrne (Johnson City, Tenn.) and Blake Church (Roswell, Ga.) were named to the 2005 Southern Conference Sports Media Association All-Conference team from the conference tournament at Riley Park in Charleston, S.C....


The Citadel eliminates ETSU from SoCon Tournament

CHARLESTON. S.C. (May 26, 2005) - The Citadel scored ten runs in the first three innings and withheld a late East Tennessee State rally in a 10-6 victory over the Buccaneers Thursday afternoon in the 2005 Southern Conference Tournament from Riley Park in Charleston, S.C....


Six Buccaneers Named to All-SoCon Baseball Team

CHARLESTON, S.C. (May 25, 2005) - East Tennessee State seniors Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.), Nick Crowe (Johnson City, Tenn.), juniors Chuck Hargis (Powell, Tenn.), Jeremy Hall (Gray, Tenn.), Blake Church (Roswell, Ga.), Shane Byrne (Johnson City, Tenn.) were named to the 2005 All-Southern Conference Baseball Team Wednesday afternoon on day one of the SoCon Tournament from Riley Park in Charleston, S.C....


Caleb Moore earns Sports Weekly All-America honors

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 25, 2005) - East Tennessee State senior catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) was named as a second-team USA Today Sports Weekly All-America selection in this weeks edition of the publication, on newsstands now....


Buccaneer Baseball falls to Georgia Southern, 7-3

CHARLESTON. S.C. (May 25, 2005) - With East Tennessee State leading 2-1 in the fourth inning, Georgia Southern scored four runs over the next three innings en route to a 7-3 victory over the Bucs in the first round of the Southern Conference Baseball Tournament, Wednesday night from Riley Park in Charleston, S.C....


Buccaneer Baseball opens SoCon Tourney play Wednesday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 24, 2005) - The East Tennessee State baseball team will play their first game of the 2005 Southern Conference Tournament Wednesday afternoon at 4 p.m. against Georgia Southern from Riley Park in Charleston, S.C....


Bucs conclude regular season with 6-5 victory over High Point

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 21, 2005) - East Tennessee State scored five runs in the first three innings and freshman righty Robbie Campbell (Lothian, Md.) pitched six strong innings as the Bucs finished their regular season with a 6-5 Senior Day victory Saturday afternoon over High Point from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Records fall as Buccaneer Baseball defeats High Point, 21-5

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 20, 2005) - East Tennessee State senior catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) broke the school record for hits in a career (237) and RBIs in a season (71) as the Bucs defeated High Point, 21-5, Friday evening from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. Buccaneer junior right fielder Shane Byrne (Johnson City, Tenn.) also collected the 200th hit of his career in the win, becoming the third player in school history to reach that mark....


High Point rallies for 12-6 victory over ETSU

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 19, 2005) - High Point scored 10 unanswered runs over the final five innings to rally for a 12-6 victory over East Tennessee State Thursday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. The Panthers had 20 hits on the evening, as every player in the starting lineup had at least one....


Caleb Moore named as a semifinalist for the Johnny Bench Award

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 18, 2005) - East Tennessee State senior catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) was announced Wednesday as one of ten semifinalists for the 2005 Coleman Company-Johnny Bench Award. This award is presented annually at the Greater Wichita Sports Banquet to the nation's top collegiate catcher, as voted on by a national voting committee which is comprised of sportswriters, sportscasters, Division I coaches and scouts....


ETSU Baseball defeats UNC Asheville, 5-1

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 18, 2005) - Behind a stellar pitching performance by junior righty Jeremy Hall (Gray, Tenn.) and an early home run by junior right fielder Shane Byrne (Johnson City, Tenn.), East Tennessee State cruised to a 5-1 victory over UNC Asheville Wednesday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


ETSU-UNC Asheville game time changed to 2 p.m.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 17, 2005) - Wednesday's baseball game between East Tennessee State and UNC Asheville from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. has been changed 2 p.m. The game was originally scheduled to be played at 7 p.m. Due to the time change, the game will not be broadcast on the Mountain States Health Alliance Buccaneer Sports Network. Live stats, however, will be available on the official website of ETSU Athletics, www.ETSUBucs.com. ...


Buccaneer Baseball adds Michael Courtney to recruiting class

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 16, 2005) - East Tennessee State head baseball coach Tony Skole announced Monday that Cleveland State Community College second baseman Michael Courtney (Knoxville, Tenn.) has committed to play for East Tennessee State beginning next season....


Buccaneer Baseball splits doubleheader with Davidson

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 13, 2005) - East Tennessee State won game one of a Southern Conference baseball doubleheader against Davidson, 8-3, before falling in game two, 10-9, Friday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Davidson turns in record-setting performance in 19-1 win over ETSU

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 12, 2005) - After being held scoreless in the top of the first, the Davidson offense scored at least one run in each of the next eight innings en route to a 19-1 victory over East Tennessee State in Southern Conference baseball action Thursday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


May 21st ETSU-High Point baseball game to be played at 2 p.m.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 11, 2005) - East Tennessee State's regular-season finale on May 21 against High Point from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. will be played at 2 p.m. The game was incorrectly listed as a 7 p.m. start on some schedules....


Jeremy Hall named to Roger Clemens Award Watch List

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 11, 2005) - East Tennessee State junior right-handed pitcher Jeremy Hall (Gray, Tenn.) was recently named to the watch list for the 2005 Roger Clemens Award. Created in 2004, the Clemens Award honors the top pitcher in college baseball. Long Beach State's Jered Weaver was the winner of the inaugural award last season....


ETSU Baseball to face Tennessee Tech Tuesday evening

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 10, 2005) - The East Tennessee State baseball team travels to Cookeville, Tenn. Tuesday night for a non-conference matchup with Tennessee Tech at 7 p.m. (EST) from Averitt Express Stadium. Live stats are available this evening and the game will be broadcast on the Mountain States Health Alliance Buccaneer Sports Network, beginning at 6:30 p.m....


ETSU Baseball falls to Tennessee Tech, 6-5

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (May 10, 2005) - Down 3-1 through five and a half innings, Tennessee Tech rallied for four runs in the bottom of the sixth and held on to defeat East Tennessee State, 6-5, Tuesday evening from Averitt-Express Stadium in Cookeville, Tenn....


The Citadel rallies for 19-11 victory over ETSU

CHARLESTON, S.C. (May 8, 2005) - East Tennessee State scored 10 runs in the top of the first inning, but The Citadel responded by scoring 19 consecutive runs en route to a 19-11 victory over the Bucs Sunday afternoon from Riley Park in Charleston, S.C....


ETSU Baseball evens series with The Citadel after 8-5 victory

CHARLESTON, S.C. (May 7, 2005) - East Tennessee State scored three runs in the top of the tenth inning to defeat The Citadel, 8-5, Saturday night from Riley Park in Charleston, S.C. The Buccaneer win evens the Southern Conference weekend series between the Bucs and Bulldogs at one win each....


Buccaneer Baseball falls to The Citadel, 8-5

CHARLESTON, S.C. (May 6, 2005) - The Citadel hit four homers, accounting for six of their eight runs in a 8-5 victory over East Tennessee State in the opener of a key Southern Conference series Friday evening from Riley Park in Charleston, S.C....


Buccaneer Baseball travels to The Citadel for weekend series

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 5, 2005) - East Tennessee State travels to Charleston, S.C. this weekend to face The Citadel in a key Southern Conference weekend series from Riley Park. Friday and Saturday night's games will begin at 6 p.m. while Sunday's first pitch is set for 1 p.m....


Buccaneer Baseball travels to UNC Asheville

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 3, 2005) - The East Tennessee State Buccaneer baseball team looks to snap a three-game losing streak as they play UNC Asheville Tuesday afternoon at 1 p.m. from Greenwood Field in Asheville, N.C. Live stats will not be available for the game....


ETSU Baseball edges UNC Asheville, 9-8

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 3, 2005) - East Tennessee State scored six runs in the top of the ninth to break open a tie game, then held off a five-run UNC Asheville rally in the bottom of the inning to defeat the Bulldogs, 9-8, from Greenwood Field in Asheville, N.C....


College of Charleston completes sweep of ETSU

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 1, 2005) - College of Charleston took two games against East Tennessee State Sunday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn., completing a three-game sweep of the Bucs. The No. 26 Cougars defeated the Bucs 12-6 in the completion of Saturday's rain-suspended second game then won the series finale, 10-7....


ETSU Baseball falls to College of Charleston in 11 innings, 13-11

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 30, 2005) - No. 26 College of Charleston scored two runs in the top of the 11th to defeat East Tennessee State, 13-11 Saturday afternoon in Southern Conference baseball action from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. The Bucs rallied to tie the game in the ninth and tenth innings, but the Bucs were unable to come back a third time, stranding two runners in the final inning. The two teams were scheduled to play again on Saturday afternoon, but the game was suspended in the bottom of the third with the Cougars in the lead, 6-1. Game two will resume tomorrow at 1 p.m., followed by the series finale....


Buccaneer Baseball set to host College of Charleston

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 29, 2005) - The two top offensive teams in the Southern Conference will face each other this weekend as ETSU hosts No. 26 College of Charleston in a pivotal three-game series from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. The Bucs and Cougars will play a doubleheader at 1 p.m. on Saturday while the series finale will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday....


ETSU plays longball, defeats Radford 13-3

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 27, 2005) - ETSU scored 13 unanswered runs and hit five homers, defeating Radford, 13-3, Wednesday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. In the game, Buccaneer freshman righty Robbie Campbell (Lothian, Md.) allowed three runs over five innings to earn his first collegiate win....


Buccaneer Baseball to face Virginia Tech in Kingsport Classic

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 26, 2005) - East Tennessee State and Virginia Tech play for the third-consecutive season in the Kingsport Classic Tuesday night from Hunter Wright Stadium in Kingsport, Tenn. ETSU has won two of the first three meetings, including an 11-7 victory last season....


ETSU Baseball edges Virginia Tech, 5-3

KINGSPORT, Tenn. (Apr. 26, 2005) - East Tennessee State used solid pitching and timely hitting to defeat Virginia Tech, 5-3, in the Kingsport Classic Tuesday night from Hunter Wright Stadium in Kingsport, Tenn. It is ETSU's second win of the season against the Hokies, as the Bucs also defeated Virginia Tech 5-4 on Apr. 19....


Wednesday's ETSU-Radford baseball game changed to 3 p.m.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 25, 2005) - The first pitch of Wednesday's baseball game between East Tennessee State and Radford from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. has been changed to 3 p.m. The game was originally scheduled to be played at 7 p.m....


Blake Church named Southern Conference Player of the Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Apr. 25, 2005) - East Tennessee State junior first baseman Blake Church (Roswell, Ga.) was named Southern Conference Baseball Player of the Week Monday morning from the league offices in Spartanburg, S.C. It is the third such award for East Tennessee State this season as senior catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) has won the award on two occasions....


ETSU vs. ASU baseball cancelled

BOONE, N.C. (April 24, 2005) -- Due to poor weather conditions in the area, Sunday's baseball game between East Tennessee State and Appalachian State originally scheduled for 1 p.m. has been cancelled. ...


ETSU takes first two games of series against Appalachian

BOONE, N.C. (April 23, 2005) - Despite playing through rain showers, snow showers and 25 mph wind gusts, the East Tennessee State offense stayed hot Saturday at Lackey Field. The Buccaneers pounded out a total of 43 hits and scored 33 runs in the first two games of this Southern Conference series against Appalachian State, taking an 18-7 win in the completion of Friday's postponed game and a 15-11 victory over the Mountaineers in Saturday's second game. ...


ETSU wins postponed game with ASU, 18-7

BOONE, N.C. (April 23, 2005) -- The East Tennessee State baseball team picked up where it left off on Friday, scoring six more runs in the final two innings of a postponed game to drop Appalachian State 18-7 Saturday in game one of the Buccaneers' weekend Southern Conference series....


Caleb Moore named to NCBWA Stopper of the Year Watch List

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 20, 2005) - East Tennessee State senior Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) was named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association "Stopper of the Year Award" midseason watch list, released by the association Wednesday in Dallas, Tex. Thirty-five players from across the country are on the list, given annually to the top relief pitcher in Division I collegiate baseball....


Caleb Moore earns Southern Conference Player of the Week

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 19, 2005) - East Tennessee State senior All-America catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) was named Southern Conference Player of the Week Tuesday morning from the league offices in Spartanburg, S.C. It is the second such honor of the season for Moore as he also earned the award on Mar. 1....


Buccaneer Baseball wins 5-4 thriller over Virginia Tech

BLACKSBURG, Va. (Apr. 19, 2005) - With two outs in the top of the ninth, East Tennessee State sophomore centerfielder Stephen Douglas (Kennesaw, Ga.) belted a three-run home run to tie Tuesday night's game against Virginia Tech from English Field in Blacksburg, Va. Junior left fielder Josiah Glafenhein (Knoxville, Tenn.) then scored the winning run on a wild pitch in the top of the 10th to give the Bucs a 5-4 victory over the Hokies....


ETSU rallies for 13-6 victory over Wofford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 17, 2005) - Trailing 5-1 following the top of the fourth, East Tennessee State erupted for 12 runs over the next five innings to defeat Wofford in Southern Conference baseball action Sunday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Buccaneer Baseball falls to Wofford, 13-5

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 16, 2005) - The Wofford offense erupted for 10 runs between the fourth and seventh innings en route to a 13-5 victory over East Tennessee State in Southern Conference baseball action Saturday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


ETSU Baseball downs Wofford, 14-2

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 15, 2005) - East Tennessee State senior catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) hit a grand slam in his second-consecutive game and junior righty Jeremy Hall (Gray, Tenn.) was dominant in winning his fourth-straight start as the Bucs defeated Wofford, 14-2 Friday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Buccaneer Baseball defeats Tennessee Tech, 12-5

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 13, 2005) - A seven-run fourth inning rally, capped by a grand slam by ETSU senior catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.), blew open a close game as the Bucs cruised to a 12-5 victory over Tennessee Tech Wednesday night from a rainy Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Tuesday's ETSU-Tennessee baseball game postponed

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 12, 2005) - Tuesday night's scheduled baseball game between East Tennessee State and Tennessee has been postponed due to inclement weather in the Knoxville, Tenn. area. No makeup date has been announced. The Bucs return to action tomorrow night as they host Tennessee Tech at 7 p.m. from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Nick Crowe returns home to lead the Bucs

The East Tennessee State baseball team is off to their best start in a decade, due in large part to a strong group of newcomers. One player that has made an immeasurable difference in the fortunes of the Buccaneer program is senior second baseman Nick Crowe (Johnson City, Tenn.)....


Western Carolina defeats ETSU in 9-8 thriller

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Apr. 10, 2005) - East Tennessee State had the bases loaded in the top of the ninth, but could not push a run across as the Bucs fell to Western Carolina, 9-8, Sunday afternoon from Hennon Stadium in Cullowhee, N.C. With the win, Western Carolina raises its record to 21-11, 9-6 in Southern Conference games while ETSU falls to 17-10, 7-8 in conference play....


ETSU Baseball rallies for 4-3 victory over Western Carolina

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Apr. 9, 2005) - East Tennessee State scored four runs in the final three innings and junior third baseman Greg Roberts (Douglas, Ga.) drove in what proved to be the winning run in the ninth as the Buccaneers rallied to defeat Western Carolina, 4-3, Saturday afternoon at Childress Field/Hennon Stadium in Cullowhee, N.C....


Buccaneer Baseball falls to Western Carolina, 13-3

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (Apr. 8, 2005) - Western Carolina pitcher Caleb McConnell pitched a complete game, allowing just one earned run, while Steven Strausbaugh extended his hitting streak to 14 games, going 3-for-4, as the Catamounts defeated East Tennessee State, 13-3, Friday night at Childress Field/Hennon Stadium....


ETSU Baseball travels to Radford Tuesday afternoon

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 5, 2005) - The East Tennessee State Buccaneer baseball team hits the road Tuesday afternoon to face Radford at 3 p.m. from Dedmon Center Park in Radford, Va. It will be the first of two meetings this season between the two teams, as the Bucs will face the Highlanders on Apr. 27 from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Buccaneer Baseball edges Radford, 13-11

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 5, 2005) - East Tennessee State sophomore centerfielder Stephen Douglas (Kennesaw, Ga.) capped a 5-for-5 day at the plate with a game-winning two-run double in the top of the ninth as the Bucs defeated Radford, 13-11, Tuesday afternoon from Dedmon Center Park in Radford, Va. With the non-conference win, the Bucs raise their record to 16-8 while the Highlanders fall to 7-19....


Buccaneer Baseball sweeps doubleheader from Elon

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 3, 2005) - East Tennessee State took both ends of a key Southern Conference doubleheader from Elon, defeating the Phoenix, 17-11 and 4-3, Sunday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. With the wins, the Bucs move to 15-8, 6-6 in SoCon games while Elon falls to 17-14, 8-7 in conference play....


ETSU-Elon baseball cancelled

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 2, 2005) -- Saturday afternoon's baseball game between East Tennessee State and Elon has been cancelled due to inclement weather in the Johnson City, Tenn. area. The two teams will play a doubleheader on Sunday, beginning at 1 p.m. from Cardinal Park....


Buccaneer Baseball hosts Elon in SoCon weekend series

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Apr. 1, 2005) - The East Tennessee State baseball team hosts Elon in a three-game Southern Conference series this weekend from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. Friday's game is scheduled for 7 p.m., Saturday's contest is set for 2 p.m. and Sunday's first pitch is scheduled for 1 p.m....


Elon defeats Buccaneer Baseball, 11-1

JOHNSON CITY. Tenn. (Apr. 1, 2005) - Behind timely hitting and stellar pitching, the Elon Phoenix took an early 6-0 lead against East Tennessee State and cruised to a 11-1 victory over the Bucs in Southern Conference action Friday night from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. With the win, the Phoenix raise their record to 17-12, 8-5 in Southern Conference games while the Bucs fall to 13-8, 4-6 in conference play....


ETSU-Virginia Tech baseball postponed

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 29, 2005) - Tuesday night's baseball game between East Tennessee State and Virginia Tech has been postponed due to unplayable conditions at English Field in Blacksburg, Va. The game has been rescheduled for April 19 at 7 p.m....


Hall leads ETSU to 1-0 win over UNC Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Mar. 27, 2005) - Buccaneer junior righty Jeremy Hall (Gray, Tenn.) was dominant Sunday afternoon against UNC Greensboro, allowing no runs on just three hits and striking out 11 over 8.2 innings in a 1-0 ETSU victory from UNCG Baseball Stadium in Greensboro, N.C. With the win, the Bucs raise their record to 13-7, 4-5 in Southern Conference play while the Spartans fall to 15-8, 6-3 in conference games....


ETSU Baseball defeats UNC Greensboro, 16-8

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Mar. 26, 2005) - After being held to just four hits Friday night by UNC Greensboro, the East Tennessee State offense erupted for a season-high 17 hits and 16 runs in a 16-8 Buccaneer victory Saturday afternoon from UNCG Baseball Stadium in Greensboro, N.C. With the win, the Bucs snap a six-game losing streak and run their record to 12-7, 3-5 in Southern Conference play. UNCG falls to 15-7, 6-2 in conference action....


ETSU travels to UNC Greensboro for three-game SoCon series

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Mar. 25, 2005) -- The East Tennessee State baseball team returns to Southern Conference play this weekend with a three-game set at UNC Greensboro. Friday's game is scheduled for 7 p.m. while Saturday and Sunday's games are set for 1 p.m. Friday and Sunday's games will be broadcast on the Mountain States Health Alliance Buccaneer Sports Network while live stats for all three games are available through the UNC Greensboro athletic website, www.uncgspartans.com....


Buccaneer Baseball falls to UNC Greensboro, 6-2

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Mar. 25, 2005) - UNC Greensboro pitcher Chris Mason was dominant Friday night, allowing just two unearned runs on four hits while striking out a school-record 16 batters as the Spartans defeated East Tennessee State, 6-2, from UNCG Baseball Stadium in Greensboro, N.C....


Tennessee edges ETSU Baseball, 15-12

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 23, 2005) - The Tennessee Volunteers defeated East Tennessee State, 15-12, Wednesday night from Cardinal park in Johnson City, Tenn. as the Vols scored 11 runs over the final four innings to take control of a wild game that featured four lead changes. With the win, Tennessee raises its record to 17-6 while the Bucs fall to 11-6....


East Tennessee State to host Tennessee Wednesday night

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 22, 2005) - The East Tennessee State Buccaneer baseball team will host the Tennessee Volunteers Wednesday night at 7 p.m. from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. for the first meeting of the season between the in-state rivals. The two teams were scheduled to play on Mar. 16 from Knoxville, Tenn., but that game was moved to Apr. 12 due to inclement weather....


Georgia Southern defeats ETSU in 7-6 thriller

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 20, 2005) - With a man on third with two outs in the bottom of the ninth, Georgia Southern right fielder Brent Stephens made a lunging catch on a fly ball to the wall in right by ETSU junior pinch-hitter Matt Traylor (Knoxville, Tenn.) to give the Eagles a 7-6 victory Sunday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Buccaneer Baseball falls to Georgia Southern, 5-1

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 19, 2005) - Georgia Southern starter Dustin Evans pitched a complete-game seven-hitter and the Eagles scored three late runs en route to a 5-1 victory Saturday over East Tennessee State Saturday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Buccaneer Baseball hosts Georgia Southern this weekend

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 18, 2005) - The East Tennessee State baseball team will play their first Southern Conference home series this weekend, hosting Georgia Southern from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. The Bucs come into the series with a record of 11-2, 2-1 in SoCon games after taking two out of three from Furman last weekend. Georgia Southern is 10-7, 3-0 in conference, and is coming off of a 9-4 win over Georgia on Tuesday night....


Georgia Southern defeats ETSU Baseball, 14-8

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 18, 2005) - Georgia Southern scored six runs in the top of the ninth to take control of a close game, then went on to defeat East Tennessee State Friday night in the opener of a three-game Southern Conference series, 14-8, from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Wednesday's ETSU-Tennessee baseball game postponed

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 16, 2005) - Wednesday night's scheduled baseball game between East Tennessee State and Tennessee has been postponed due in inclement weather in the Knoxville area. The game has been rescheduled for Apr. 12 from Lindsey Nelson Stadium in Knoxville, Tenn....


Buccaneer Baseball falls to Furman, 7-4

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Mar. 13, 2005) - The Furman Paladins defeated East Tennessee State, 7-4, in Southern Conference baseball action Sunday afternoon from Furman Stadium in Greenville, S.C. With the win, Furman raises its record to 7-8, 3-3 in SoCon games while ETSU falls to 11-2, 2-1 in conference action....


ETSU defeats Furman in 15-14 slugfest

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Mar. 12, 2005) - The East Tennessee State baseball team moved to 11-1 as they edged Furman, 15-14, Saturday afternoon from Furman Stadium in Greenville, S.C. The Bucs won their second-straight game in their first Southern Conference series of the season while the Paladins fell to 6-8, 2-3 in conference play....


Saturday's ETSU-Furman baseball game time changed to 3 p.m.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 11, 2005) - The game time for Saturday's baseball game between East Tennessee State and Furman has been changed. The game was scheduled to be played at 6 p.m. from Furman Stadium in Greenville, S.C., but will now be played at 3 p.m. The game will be broadcast on the Mountain States Health Alliance Buccaneer Sports Network, beginning at 2:30 p.m. The live game broadcast, as well as live stats will also be available on the official website of East Tennessee State Athletics, www.ETSUBucs.com....


Buccaneer Baseball rallies for 10-8 victory over Furman

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Mar. 11, 2005) - Entering the top of the seventh down 4-3, the East Tennessee State baseball team sent 12 batters to the plate, scoring seven runs. The Bucs then held on for a 10-8 victory over Furman in ETSU's Southern Conference opener Friday night from Furman Stadium in Greenville, S.C. The rally was highlighted by ETSU freshman third baseman Anthony Russell 's (Waldorf, Md.) first collegiate home run, a two-run blast over the centerfield wall. With the win, the Bucs move to 10-1, 1-0 in Southern Conference play while Furman falls to 6-7, 2-2 in conference games....


Buccaneer Baseball travels to Furman for first SoCon series

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 10, 2005) -- East Tennessee State baseball team will travel to Greenville, S.C. for their first Southern Conference series of the season, a three-game weekend set against the Furman Paladins. The Bucs are off to a hot start, going 9-1 through their first 10 games while Furman is 6-6 and on a three-game winning streak....


Caleb Moore named Southern Conference Player of the Week

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 9, 2005) - East Tennessee State senior catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) was named SoCon Baseball Player of the Week for games played between Feb. 21-27, as award winners from the last two weeks were announced this afternoon from the conference office in Spartanburg, S.C....


Buccaneer Baseball defeats Samford, 11-6

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 9, 2005) - The East Tennessee State baseball team continued their hot start to the 2005 season, defeating Samford, 11-6, Wednesday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. With the win, the Bucs raise their record to 9-1 while the Bulldogs fall to 1-8....


Tuesday's ETSU-Samford baseball game cancelled

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 8, 2005) - Tuesday afternoon's baseball game between East Tennessee State and Samford has been cancelled due to inclement weather. The two teams are still scheduled to play on Wednesday at 3 p.m. from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Caleb Moore named to Johnny Bench Award watch list

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 8, 2005) - East Tennessee State senior catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) was named to the 2005 Johnny Bench Award watch list Tuesday by the Greater Wichita Area Sports Commission. Thirty-seven catchers from sixteen conferences make up the list for the award given to the nation's top collegiate catcher....


Buccaneer Baseball to play Samford Tuesday at 3 p.m.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 7, 2005) - The East Tennessee State baseball team will play Samford at 3 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon in the opener of a two-game series from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. The game was originally scheduled for 7 p.m., but has been changed due to possible inclement weather Tuesday night. Wednesday's game against the Bulldogs will also be played at 3 p.m....


West Virginia snaps ETSU's win streak, defeats the Bucs 8-5

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 6, 2005) - East Tennessee State had its season-opening eight-game win streak come to a close as West Virginia defeated the Bucs, 8-5, Sunday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. The Bucs fall to 8-1 while the Mountaineers raise their record to 3-7 on the season....


Buccaneer Baseball wins eighth-straight game, defeats West Virginia 7-6

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 5, 2005) - East Tennessee State junior shortstop Chuck Hargis (Powell, Tenn.) hit a two-out infield single in the bottom of the ninth to bring home the game-winning run in an exciting 7-6 Buccaneer victory over West Virginia Saturday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. The win kept ETSU's record perfect at 8-0 while WVU falls to 2-7....


Buccaneer Baseball defeats West Virginia, 7-4

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 4, 2005) - The East Tennessee State Baseball team won their seventh-consecutive game to begin the 2005 season, defeating West Virginia, 7-4 Friday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Time for Friday's ETSU-West Virginia baseball game changed to 2 p.m.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 3, 2005) - Friday's baseball matchup between East Tennessee State and West Virginia from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. has been moved to 2 p.m. The game was originally scheduled for 4 p.m. Saturday's game is still set for 2 p.m. while Sunday's first pitch is scheduled for 1 p.m....


Buccaneer Baseball appears in national and regional polls

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 2, 2005) - The East Tennessee State baseball team is ranked in the latest regional and national polls from Southeastern Baseball (www.SEBaseball.com), released on Mar. 1. The Bucs are ranked 45th nationally and 29th in the Southeastern region poll....


Wednesday's ETSU-Kentucky baseball game cancelled

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Mar. 1, 2005) - Due to inclement weather in the Lexington, Ky. area, Wednesday's East Tennessee State baseball game at Kentucky has been cancelled. No makeup date has been scheduled. The 6-0 Bucs will return to action this weekend from Cardinal Park in Johnson City as they host West Virginia in a three-game series. The series opener is set for Friday at 4 p.m. with Saturdays game at 2 p.m. and Sunday's matchup at 1 p.m....


Tuesday's ETSU-Kentucky baseball game cancelled

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 28, 2005) - Tuesday's East Tennessee State baseball game at Kentucky has been canceled, due to inclement weather in the Lexington, Ky. area. No makeup date has been scheduled....


ETSU Baseball stays perfect with 6-1 victory over Xavier

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 27, 2005) - The East Tennessee State baseball team won their sixth-consecutive game to open the 2005 season, completing a three-game sweep over Xavier with a 6-1 victory Sunday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Buccaneer Baseball sweeps doubleheader against Xavier

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 26, 2005) - East Tennessee State senior All-American catcher/pitcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) led the Bucs to a doubleheader sweep of Xavier, 6-3 and 12-9, Saturday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. With the wins, the Bucs move to 5-0 on the season while the Musketeers fall to 0-5....


Buccaneer Baseball hosts Xavier this weekend

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 25, 2005) - The East Tennessee State baseball team will play the Xavier Musketeers in a three-game series this weekend from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn. A doubleheader is scheduled for Saturday at 1 p.m. with the series finale being played on Sunday at 1 p.m....


Pitching leads ETSU to doubleheader sweep over Niagara

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 19, 2005) - East Tennessee State received solid pitching from their starters and bullpen while coming up with some clutch hits as the Buccaneers won both games of a doubleheader against Niagara, 5-4 and 3-2, Saturday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Buccaneer Baseball defeats Niagara, 5-4, in season opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 18, 2005) - Senior second baseman Nick Crowe (Johnson City, Tenn.) had a successful debut in his first game as a Buccaneer, hitting a leadoff home run and driving in the tie-breaking run in the bottom of the eighth as ETSU defeated Niagara, 5-4, Friday afternoon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


ETSU Baseball to play Niagara in Saturday doubleheader

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 18, 2005) - Due to possible inclement weather on Sunday, East Tennessee State and Niagara will conclude their three-game weekend series with a doubleheader Saturday at Noon from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Buccaneer Baseball opens 2005 season Friday vs. Niagara

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 17, 2005) - The East Tennessee State baseball team will open their 2005 campaign Friday afternoon at 3 p.m. in the first of a three-game weekend series against the Niagara Purple Eagles from Cardinal Park in Johnson City, Tenn....


Saturday's ETSU-Niagara baseball game to be played at Noon

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 16, 2005) - Saturday's baseball game between East Tennessee State and Niagara will be played at noon, not at 2 p.m., as was earlier scheduled. Friday's season-opener between the Bucs and Purple Eagles from Cardinal Park in Johnson City it at 3 p.m. while Sunday's game is scheduled for 1 p.m....


Caleb Moore named to Brooks Wallace Award Watch List

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 16, 2005) - East Tennessee State senior All-American catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) was named to the 2005 Brooks Wallace Award Watch List announced Tuesday by the College Baseball Foundation in Lubbock, Tex. The Wallace Award is presented annually to the national college baseball player of the year. Kurt Suzuki of Cal State Fullerton won the award last season....


Buccaneer Baseball players honored in national publications

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 4, 2005) - Several East Tennessee State baseball players were honored in the 2005 college preview issues of Baseball America and Collegiate Baseball , on newsstands now....


Moore and Church earn preseason all-conference honors

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 2, 2005) - East Tennessee State senior catcher/right-handed pitcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) and junior first baseman Blake Church (Roswell, Ga.) were named to the preseason All-Southern Conference baseball team, announced Tuesday afternoon from Spartanburg, S.C....


Caleb Moore earns first-team preseason All-American honors

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 3, 2005) - East Tennessee State rising senior catcher/right-handed pitcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) was named as a first-team Louisville Slugger preseason All-American, selected by Collegiate Baseball newspaper in the Jan. 1 issue of the publication. Caleb is ETSU's first baseball player to earn first-team All-American honors and was selected as a utility player on the team, after having a stellar season behind the plate and on the mound in 2004....


Buccaneer Baseball signs four for 2006 season

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 22, 2004) - East Tennessee State head baseball coach Tony Skole announced Monday that that four student-athletes have signed National Letters of Intent to play for the Buccaneers beginning in the 2006 season....


Buccaneer Baseball releases 2005 schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 4, 2004) - East Tennessee State head baseball coach Tony Skole released the team's 2005 schedule Thursday afternoon. The slate is highlighted by 33 home games including a six-game homestand to open the season, a three-game home series with West Virginia and two games against both Virginia Tech and in-state rival Tennessee....


Tim Turner signs with the San Diego Padres

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 28, 2004) - Former East Tennessee State baseball player Tim Turner (Marietta, Ga.) recently signed with Major League Baseball's San Diego Padres after participating in a tryout in Chicago, Ill....


Buccaneer Baseball adds Jonathan Stoudt to recruiting class

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 3, 2004) - East Tennessee State baseball head coach Tony Skole announced Tuesday that 2004 Atlanta Journal Constitution Cobb County (Ga.) Pitcher of the Year Jonathan Stoudt (Marietta, Ga.) has signed a National Letter of Intent to play for the Buccaneers beginning in the 2005 season....


Nick Crowe to play baseball for ETSU next season

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 14, 2004) - Former Science Hill High School and University of Tennessee standout Nick Crowe (Johnson City, Tenn.) has transferred to East Tennessee State for his senior season, Buccaneer head baseball coach Tony Skole announced on Wednesday afternoon....


Josh Kite signs contract with Cleveland Indians

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 6, 2004) - Former East Tennessee State left-handed pitcher Josh Kite (Greeneville, Tenn.) recently signed a professional contract with Major League Baseball's Cleveland Indians. Kite is currently pitching for the Burlington Indians in the rookie-level Appalachian League....


Caleb Moore wins NCAA batting average and doubles crowns

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 1, 2004) -- East Tennessee State junior catcher Caleb Moore (Knoxville, Tenn.) led all Division I players in batting average and doubles in 2004 as the NCAA released final statistics on Thursday. Moore hit .455 this past season while slugging 31 doubles (.60 per game). ...