York earns Perfect Game/Rawlings All-American honor

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 1, 2016) – ETSU’s Trey York (Knoxville, Tenn.) received honorable mention All-American honors from Perfect Game/Rawlings, which was announced earlier this week by the voting committee.


Owenby to participate in TD Ameritrade Home Run Derby

OMAHA, Neb. (June 29, 2016) – ETSU Baseball can label itself “Home Run University.”


Forty-Nine Bucs earn Spring Academic All-SoCon honors

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (June 27, 2016) – The league office announced on Monday that 49 ETSU student-athletes earned spots on the spring 2016 Academic All-Southern Conference team.


York tabbed ABCA/Rawlings All-American

OMAHA, Neb. (June 18, 2016) – ETSU’s Trey York (Knoxville, Tenn.) picked up his second All-American honor of the season, as the Buccaneer second baseman was tabbed First Team ABCA/Rawlings All-American, which was announced by the committee on Saturday.


Owenby, York named to ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Team

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 16, 2016) – The postseason accolades keep piling up for ETSU’s Hagen Owenby (Knoxville, Tenn.) and Trey York (Knoxville, Tenn.).


Five Bucs taken in 2016 MLB Draft

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 11, 2016) – The 2016 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft concluded on Saturday, and the ETSU baseball team saw five of its players taken over the three-day, 40-round event.


York drafted in ninth round by the Milwaukee Brewers

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 10, 2016) – ETSU senior second baseman Trey York (Knoxville, Tenn.) was drafted in the ninth round by the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday evening in the 2016 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.


Owenby earns SoCon Player of the Month honor

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (June 7, 2016) – ETSU sophomore catcher Hagen Owenby (Knoxville, Tenn.) was named the Southern Conference Player of the Month as the league office announced its May honors on Tuesday afternoon.


York, Owenby named Louisville Slugger All-Americans

TUCSON, Ariz. (June 2, 2016) – ETSU’s Trey York (Knoxville, Tenn.) and Hagen Owenby (Knoxville, Tenn.) earned Louisville Slugger All-American honors, which were released by Collegiate Baseball on Thursday. York earned first team honors as a second baseman, while Owenby was tabbed second team as a catcher.


ETSU men earn SoCon Commissioner’s Cup

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 31, 2016) – With the completion of the spring seasons of league competition, ETSU’s men’s program has been awarded the Southern Conference’s Commissioner’s Cup, the all-sport trophy which goes to the conference’s best all-around men’s program.


ETSU suffers heartbreaking loss to Samford in SoCon Tournament

GREENVILLE, S.C. (May 27, 2016) – Despite taking a seven-run lead into the bottom of the seventh inning, the ETSU baseball team couldn’t hold on as Samford plated four runs in the seventh, three more in the eighth and capped off a 12-11 comeback win on Alex Lee’s walk-off single in the bottom of the 10th inning on Friday evening in an elimination game of the Southern Conference Championship at Fluor Field in Greenville.


McCann’s gem carries ETSU past The Citadel, 4-2

GREENVILLE, S.C. (May 26, 2016) – With its back against the wall, ETSU junior left-hander Jamin McCann (Kingsport, Tenn.) stepped up and gave the Buccaneers the best outing of his collegiate career.


Bucs to face The Citadel Thursday in SoCon Tournament

GREENVILLE, S.C. (May 25, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team will see a familiar foe in its elimination game of the Southern Conference Tournament on Thursday morning. The Bucs will take on The Citadel at 9 a.m. at Fluor Field in Greenville S.C.


ETSU blanked by Furman in SoCon Tournament, 3-0

GREENVILLE, S.C. (May 25, 2016) – Furman’s Will Gaddis tossed a four-hit complete game shutout, while Griffin Davis provided the Southern Conference Pitcher of the Year all the offense he needed by leading off the bottom of the fifth inning with a home run as the fourth-seeded Paladins blanked No. 5 ETSU, 3-0, on Wednesday morning in the SoCon Tournament at Fluor Field.


Bucs open SoCon Championship Wednesday in Greenville

GREENVILLE, S.C. (May 23, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team begins its run for a conference title as the fifth-seeded Bucs open the 2016 Southern Conference Championship against fourth-seeded Furman on Wednesday morning. First pitch is set for 9 a.m. at Fluor Field.


Four Bucs earn All-SoCon honors

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 23, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team had four players receive all-conference honors as the league office announced its postseason awards on Monday.


SoCon Baseball Championship Seeds Set

GREENVILLE, S.C. (May 22, 2016) – With the Southern Conference baseball regular season coming to an end on Saturday evening, the conference tournament bracket is now set. The SoCon Championship will be held May 24-29 at Fluor Field in Greenville, S.C.


ETSU completes sweep of The Citadel on Senior Day

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 21, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team ended its regular season on a positive note as the Bucs completed the series sweep over The Citadel with a 10-6 Senior Day win on Saturday afternoon at Thomas Stadium.


Phillips’ walk-off single lifts ETSU to series win over The Citadel

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 20, 2016) – The “Cardiac Bucs” used up all nine of their lives to complete the series win over The Citadel Friday afternoon at Thomas Stadium.


Strong pitching, timely hitting carries Bucs to an 11-2 win over The Citadel

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 19, 2016) – Senior right-hander Lee Haeberle (Hendersonville, Tenn.) allowed two runs and struck out eight in 5.2 innings, while the Buccaneers scored nine runs in the first three frames as ETSU baseball cruised to an 11-2 series-opening win over The Citadel on Thursday night at Thomas Stadium.


Bucs wrap up regular season this weekend against The Citadel

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 18, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team wraps up regular season play this weekend as the Bucs host The Citadel in a three-game Southern Conference series starting Thursday night at Thomas Stadium.


ETSU falls to Tennessee in Knoxville, 11-2

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (May 17, 2016) – Playing its final road game of the regular season, the ETSU baseball team was unable to force a season split with Tennessee as the Vols scored 10 runs between the fourth and sixth innings to hand the Bucs an 11-2 setback on Tuesday night from Lindsey Nelson Stadium.


ETSU wraps up road swing Tuesday night at Tennessee

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (May 16, 2016) – Despite dropping two of three at Wofford this past weekend, the ETSU baseball team still looks to cap off a successful seven-game road swing as the Bucs head to Knoxville to take on Tennessee Tuesday night. First pitch is set for 6 p.m. at Lindsey Nelson Stadium.


ETSU blanked in series finale at Wofford, 10-0

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 14, 2016) – Wofford left-hander Adam Scott tossed a complete game two-hit shutout, while the Terriers belted three home runs en route to run-ruling ETSU, 10-0 (in seven innings), in the rubber match on Saturday afternoon at Russell C. King Field.


ETSU belts four homers; Bucs even series at Wofford

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 13, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team belted four home runs – two coming from sophomore catcher Hagen Owenby (Knoxville, Tenn.) – and the Buccaneers evened the series with a 5-3 win at Wofford on Friday night at Russell C. King Field.


Bucs squander three-run lead; Wofford rallies for walk-off win

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 12, 2016) – Despite getting a quality start by senior right-hander Lee Haeberle (Hendersonville, Tenn.) and taking a three-run lead into the bottom of the ninth, the ETSU baseball team was unable to hang on as Wofford rallied for a 7-6 walk-off win, snapping the Bucs’ six-game conference win streak on Thursday night at Russell C. King Field.


Bucs bring six-game SoCon win streak into Spartanburg

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 11, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team brings its six-game Southern Conference win streak into Spartanburg, S.C., as the Bucs open a key series at Wofford on Thursday night at Russell C. King Field.


HOW SWEEP IT IS! McCann’s strong start carries ETSU past Samford, 8-4

HOMEWOOD, Ala. (May 8, 2016)– It was safe to say Jamin McCann (Kingsport, Tenn.) had some extra gas left in the tank.


Bucs use long ball to rally past Samford, 12-9

HOMEWOOD, Ala. (May 7, 2016) – Senior Robby McCabe (New Port Richey, Fla.) belted two of ETSU’s four home runs, while the Buccaneer bullpen held Samford scoreless for the final five innings as the Blue and Gold rallied for a 12-9 series-clinching win on Saturday afternoon at Joe Lee Griffin Field.


Mays, McCann lead Bucs to series-opening win at Samford

HOMEWOOD, Ala. (May 6, 2016) – Lance Mays (Ridgely, Tenn.) belted a home run and drove in a career-high five runs and left-hander Jamin McCann (Kingsport, Tenn.) tossed 2.2 scoreless innings with four strikeouts as ETSU baseball surged its way to a fourth straight conference win after knocking off Samford, 14-8, on Friday night at Joe Lee Griffin Field.


ETSU begins seven-game road swing this weekend at Samford

HOMEWOOD, Ala. (May 5, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team looks to build on its conference win streak as the Bucs begin a seven-game road swing this weekend at Samford. Game one of the series is set for Friday night (7 p.m. EDT) at Joe Lee Griffin Field.


Bucs edged by Winthrop, 2-1

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 4, 2016) – After scoring 37 total runs in the weekend sweep against VMI, the Bucs’ offense was held in check as Winthrop edged ETSU baseball, 2-1, on Wednesday night at Thomas Stadium.


Bucs look to cap off perfect homestand Wednesday night

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 3, 2016) – After picking up its first series sweep this past weekend over VMI, the ETSU baseball team looks to cap off a perfect homestand as the Bucs host Winthrop on Wednesday night at Thomas Stadium. First pitch is set for 6 p.m.


Owenby earns Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week honor

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (May 2, 2016) – Following a conference sweep of VMI, ETSU sophomore catcher Hagen Owenby (Knoxville, Tenn.) earned Louisville Slugger National and Southern Conference Player of the Week honors for his performance from April 25-May 1, which was released Monday.


Bucs slug their way to series sweep over VMI

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 1, 2016) – A little bit of home cooking is what the ETSU baseball team needed to get back on track. After dropping eight of nine on their season-long road swing, the Bucs returned home and released some fury on VMI as ETSU – who totaled 37 runs and 50 hits on the weekend – capped off the series sweep following a 13-7 victory over the Keydets on Sunday afternoon at Thomas Stadium.


Smith tosses gem in 9-6 series win over VMI

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 30, 2016) – In a back-and-forth affair, ETSU baseball defeated VMI 9-6 at Thomas Stadium behind its eighth consecutive double-digit hit game and behind masterful pitching from Blake Smith (Ninety Six, S.C.) on Saturday afternoon.


Balanced attack carries ETSU to 15-5 win over VMI

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 29, 2016) – Jeremy Taylor (Fayetteville, Ga.), Trey York (Knoxville, Tenn.) and Hagen Owenby (Knoxville, Tenn.) combined for 11 hits and nine RBI, while Jamin McCann (Kingsport, Tenn.) and Ryan Simpler (Lewes, Del.) tossed five scoreless innings out of the bullpen, as the Bucs cruised to a 15-5 win in the series opener on Friday night at Thomas Stadium.


Bucs return home to host VMI this weekend

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 28, 2016) – Coming off its season-long nine-game road swing, the ETSU baseball team returns home to host VMI in a three-game series starting Friday night at Thomas Stadium.


Ninth inning rally falls short at Radford, 6-5

RADFORD, Va. (April 26, 2016) – In the final game of the nine-game road swing for ETSU baseball, the Bucs fall to Radford 6-5 as ETSU scored two runs in the ninth inning to pull within a run on Tuesday night at Radford Baseball Stadium.


Season-long road swing concludes at Radford

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 25, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team will conclude its longest road trip of the season as they finish the home-and-away series with Radford on Tuesday at 6 p.m at Radford Baseball Stadium. The Bucs took the first game of the series at Thomas Stadium as the Bucs recorded a walk-off victory, 6-5.


ETSU comeback falls short at UNCG 9-7

GREENSBORO, N.C. (April 24, 2016) – In back-to-back games with late rallies from the Bucs, the ETSU baseball team rallied late to tie the game, but UNCG regained the lead in the eighth inning to win the Sunday game 9-7 at UNCG Baseball Stadium.


Late rally not enough to carry ETSU past UNCG

GREENSBORO, N.C. (April 23, 2016) – Despite scoring the final six runs of the game, ETSU was unable to overcome an early deficit as UNCG hung on for a 13-6 series clinching win on Saturday afternoon at UNCG Baseball Stadium.


Bucs battle but fall to UNCG in series opener, 6-5

GREENSBORO, N.C. (April 22, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team went toe-to-toe with the nation’s top offensive team, but despite getting a tremendous effort from its bullpen, the Buccaneers couldn’t come up with the timely hit as league-leading UNCG rallied for a 6-5 win in the series opener on Friday night at UNCG Baseball Stadium.


ETSU returns to SoCon play this weekend at UNCG

GREENSBORO, N.C. (April 21, 2016) – Coming off a historic non-conference win Wednesday night at Eastern Kentucky, the ETSU baseball team returns to Southern Conference play this weekend as the Bucs open a three-game series at UNCG Friday night at UNCG Baseball Stadium.


Historic night lifts ETSU to 17-8 win over EKU

RICHMOND, Ky. (April 20, 2016) – Backed by a 13-run fifth inning and Trey York’s (Knoxville, Tenn.) seven-RBI performance, the ETSU baseball team cruised to a 17-8 win at Eastern Kentucky on Wednesday night at Turkey Hughes Field. The 13 runs scored in the inning were the most runs scored (in an inning) in program history.


Bucs continue road swing Wednesday night at EKU

RICHMOND, Ky. (April 19, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team continues its nine-game road swing as the Buccaneers take on Eastern Kentucky on Wednesday at Turkey Hughes Field. First pitch is slated for 4 p.m.


ETSU falls to UNCW in slugfest, 16-11

WILMINGTON, N.C. (April 17, 2016) – Despite taking a four-run lead into the eighth inning, the ETSU baseball team couldn’t hang on as UNC Wilmington scored nine runs in the bottom of the eighth to rally past the Buccaneers in a 16-11 slugfest on Sunday afternoon at Brooks Field.


Nine-run third derails ETSU in Wilmington

WILMINGTON, N.C. (April 16, 2016) – UNC Wilmington plated a run in the first and tacked on nine more in the third en route to securing a 17-7 series-clinching victory over ETSU on Saturday afternoon at Brooks Field.


Bucs slip in series opener at UNCW

WILMINGTON, N.C. (April 15, 2016) – Backed by another double-digit hit performance, ETSU baseball fell on the road to UNC Wilmington on Friday night, 15-5, at Brooks Field. The Bucs scored four runs off seven hits in the first two innings but scattered four hits in the rest of the game.


ETSU remains in Tar Heel state to take on UNCW

WILMINGTON, N.C. (April 14, 2016) – Coming off a heartbreaking 14-inning setback at UNC Asheville on Wednesday night, the ETSU baseball team remains in the Tar Heel state as the Buccaneers open a three-game, non-conference series at UNC Wilmington beginning Friday night at Brooks Field.


Pagano’s walk-off homer lifts UNCA past ETSU in 14 innings

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (April 13, 2016) – After coming up empty on a bases loaded situation in the top of the 14th, the ETSU baseball team was unable to keep the marathon game alive for another inning as Carmine Pagano belted a two-out walk-off home run over the left field fence to cap off a 7-5 comeback win for UNC Asheville on Wednesday night at Greenwood Field.


ETSU-UNC Asheville game moved to Wednesday

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (April 11, 2016) – Due to inclement weather expected to hit the Asheville region, Tuesday’s ETSU baseball game at UNC Asheville has been moved to Wednesday. First pitch is still set for 6 p.m., at Greenwood Field.


Bucs open nine-game road swing Wednesday night in Asheville

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (April 11, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team embarks on a season-long nine-game road swing beginning Wednesday night at UNC Asheville. First pitch is set for 6 p.m. at Greenwood Field.


Longley’s grand slam not enough to lift ETSU past Mercer, 9-8

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 10, 2016)Caleb Longley’s (Cleveland, Tenn.) eighth-inning pinch hit grand slam helped ETSU erased a five-run deficit, but the Buccaneer baseball team was unable to complete the rally as Mercer plated the game-winning run on Adam Moore’s double in the top of the ninth en route to lifting the Bears to a 9-8 series sweep over the Blue and Gold on Sunday afternoon at Thomas Stadium.


Bucs drop series to Mercer

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 8, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team dropped a pair of home games to Mercer on Saturday afternoon at Thomas Stadium. Despite pulling within two runs late, the Bucs were unable to complete the rally as Mercer hung on for a 7-5 win from Friday’s suspended game, while the Bears used a seven-run eighth inning to rally for the 12-9 series-clinching win in game two.


Inclement weather suspends ETSU-Mercer series opener

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 8, 2016) – Due to inclement weather, the ETSU baseball series opener with Mercer was suspended on Friday night at Thomas Stadium. The game will resume Saturday at 2 p.m., with Mercer leading, 5-3, in the top of the eighth inning.


ETSU looks to continue winning ways this weekend against Mercer

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 7, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team – winners of three straight and four of its last five – looks to continue its winning ways as the Buccaneers host reigning Southern Conference regular season and tournament champion Mercer in a three-game series this weekend at Thomas Stadium.


Baseball pushes Saturday’s start time to 3 p.m.; ETSU announces special ticket promo

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 6, 2016) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Wednesday that first pitch for this Saturday’s baseball game has been moved to 3 p.m. at Thomas Stadium.


ETSU powers past North Carolina A&T, 15-5

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 5, 2016) Aaron Maher (Brentwood, Tenn.) and Kevin Phillips (St. Louis, Mo.) both belted home runs, while nine different Buccaneers recorded hits as the ETSU baseball team powered its way to a 15-5 victory over North Carolina A&T on Tuesday night at Thomas Stadium.


Bucs continue homestand Tuesday night against NC A&T

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 4, 2016) – Coming off its first Southern Conference series win of the season, the ETSU baseball team continues its eight-game homestand Tuesday night when the Buccaneers host North Carolina A&T. First pitch is set for 6 p.m. at Thomas Stadium.


Bats catch fire as ETSU wins series against Furman on Sunday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 3, 2016) – ETSU’s bats were hot on Sunday at Thomas Stadium as the Bucs connected with 18 hits in the rubber series against Furman as the Blue and Gold went on to win 13-9.


Haeberle dominant in 6-3 win for Bucs at home

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 2, 2016) – Lee Haeberle (Hendersonville, Tenn.) was dominant on Saturday as he went eight innings with two earned runs as the Bucs took game two 6-5 over Furman at Thomas Stadium.


Late comeback falls short for ETSU in 6-5 loss to Furman

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (April 1, 2016) – With three unanswered runs in the last five innings, the ETSU comeback fell short as the Blue and Gold lost game one of the series to Furman at Thomas Stadium 6-5 even with strong relief pitching from Griffin Krieg (Nashville, Tenn.) and great offense and defense by Robby McCabe (New Port Richey, Fla.).


Baseball holds first home conference series against Furman

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 31, 2016) – After opening their conference season on the road, the ETSU baseball team will hold their first conference home series against Furman starting on April 1 at Thomas Stadium at 6 p.m.


Crazy finish leads ETSU to 6-5 walk off win

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 29, 2016) – After being down three runs going into the eighth, ETSU fought back against Radford with three runs in the eighth and one in the ninth to score the walk off run thanks to two throwing errors to win 6-5 at Thomas Stadium on Tuesday night.


Bucs return home to face Radford in Thomas Stadium

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 28, 2016) – After splitting the previous four games on the road, ETSU returns home to host Radford on Tuesday at 6 p.m. for a midweek clash against the Highlanders.


Backed by 13 hits, ETSU falls in rubber match to WCU

Cullowhee, N.C. (March 26, 2016) – Five ETSU players had multi-hit games, but the Bucs were bested by Western Carolina 15-9 in Cullowhee as the Catamounts connected with 18 hits with two home runs and a double on Saturday afternoon at Hennon Stadium.


Bucs finish suspended game with 14-8 win but slip in game two

Cullowhee, N.C. (March 25, 2016) – Following a suspended game one of the series, the Bucs added on four runs en route to their first conference win over Western Carolina 14-8, but the Bucs let game two get away as a two run eighth for the Catamounts handed ETSU their first loss in conference play.


Weather suspends game one in Cullowhee

Cullowhee, N.C. (March 24, 2016) – With runners on first and third and no outs in the bottom of the seventh, play was suspended due to inclement weather. The Bucs were leading in Cullowhee 10-5 before the suspension of play, and the game will resume tomorrow at 4 p.m. followed by the originally scheduled nine-inning game.


SoCon play starts Thursday for ETSU Baseball at Western Carolina

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 23, 2016) – Southern Conference play opens March 24 for the ETSU baseball team as they travel to Cullowhee, N.C. for a three game series with Western Carolina.


Owenby, McCann lead Bucs to 7-5 road win at Winthrop

Rock Hill, S.C. (March 22, 2016) – Hagen Owenby (Knoxville, Tenn.) and Jamin McCann (Kingsport, Tenn.) led ETSU baseball to a 7-5 road win over Winthrop on Tuesday night in Rock Hill, S.C. as Owenby totaled two hits with three RBIs and McCann with five innings of work with three hits and no earned runs.


ETSU travels to South Carolina to face Winthrop

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 21, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team will hit the road to Rock Hill, S.C. to square off against Winthrop on March 22 at 6 p.m. for the Bucs' third road game of the season.


Late comeback falls short 11-10 on Sunday against FGCU

Johnson City, Tenn (March 20, 2016) – Three Buccaneers had three-hit games: Jeremy Taylor (Fayetteville, Ga.), Caleb Longley (Cleveland, Tenn.), and Robby McCabe (New Port Richey, Fla.), but the Blue and Gold late game comeback falls short as ETSU loses game three to FGCU on Sunday afternoon 11-10 at Thomas Stadium.


Seniors lead Bucs to 6-4 victory over FGCU

Johnson City, Tenn (March 19, 2016) – Seniors Trey York (Knoxville, Tenn.) and Kevin Phillips (St. Louis, Mo.) each connected with a two-run homer for ETSU, and senior Lee Haeberle (Hendersonville, Tenn.) tossed seven innings with eight strikeouts en route to a 6-4 victory over FGCU in Thomas Stadium on Saturday afternoon.


ETSU drops series opener to FGCU, 7-4

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 18, 2016) – Despite getting five scoreless innings from its bullpen, the ETSU baseball team was unable to dig out from an early deficit as Florida Gulf Coast dealt the Buccaneers a 7-4 setback on Friday night at Thomas Stadium.


ETSU prepares for showdown with FGCU

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 17, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team has taken five days off to prepare for former A-Sun rival FGCU in the weekend series starting on March 18 at Thomas Stadium at 6 p.m.


Bucs and Explorers split doubleheader on Saturday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 12, 2016) – ETSU baseball split with La Salle after the Bucs made a 6-3 comeback in game one but fall in game two 9-4 at Thomas Stadium on Saturday.


Bucs drop series opener to La Salle 6-4

Johnson City, Tenn (March 11, 2016) – Despite a quality start and three home runs for ETSU, La Salle rallied for five runs in the last three innings to complete the 6-4 comeback to win the first game of the series on Friday night at Thomas Stadium.


Bucs search for series win over Explorers

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 10, 2016) –The ETSU baseball team will host La Salle as the sixth team to play inside Thomas Stadium this season, and the series opener against the Explorers will start on March 11 at 6 p.m.


Six-run third propels Tennessee past ETSU

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 9, 2016) – Tennessee scored six runs in the third inning, while adding three more in the sixth and two in the seventh as the Vols defeated ETSU, 11-2, in front of 1,344 fans on Wednesday night at Thomas Stadium.


Owenby on Johnny Bench Watch List

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 9, 2016) – Hagen Owenby (Knoxville, Tenn.) was listed on the Johnny Bench watch list for being a top division one catcher in college baseball.


Four homers leads ETSU to 17-5 win

Greensboro, N.C. (March 8, 2016) – The Buccaneers had four home runs that led ETSU to a 17-5 victory over NC A&T at War Memorial Stadium in Greensboro, N.C.


Bucs welcome Vols to town; Travel to UNC A&T

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 7, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team will welcome the Tennessee Volunteers to Johnson City on March 9 and will travel to Greensboro, N.C. on March 8 to square off against UNC A&T.


Bailey leads ETSU to series win over Purdue

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 6, 2016) – Christian Bailey (Kingsport, Tenn.) started in his second game of the season for the ETSU baseball team and was perfect offensively in the 8-2 win over Purdue on Sunday to win the series 3-1.


Maher cranks walk off homer; Bucs split doubleheader

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 5, 2016) – A three run walk off home run by Aaron Maher (Brentwood, Tenn.) gave ETSU baseball the 9-8 victory in game two and split the doubleheader on Saturday at Thomas Stadium with Purdue.


Owenby homers in fourth straight game in 4-2 win

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 4, 2016) – Hagen Owenby (Knoxville, Tenn.) homered in his fourth straight game en route to a 4-2 victory over Purdue University Friday afternoon at Thomas Stadium.


Bucs ready for Purdue and Tennessee

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 3, 2016) – ETSU welcomes Purdue University to town for a four game series starting March 4 at 4 p.m. and prepares for in-state rival, the University of Tennessee, to come to Johnson City on March 9 at 6 p.m.


Purdue series opener start time changed to 4 p.m.

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 3, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team announced the start time on March 4 versus Purdue has been moved to 4 p.m. at Thomas Stadium.


Seven Buccaneer pitchers shut down UNCA, 9-1

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 2, 2016) – Seven pitchers and 16 hits leads ETSU to 9-1 win over UNC Asheville at Thomas Stadium on Wednesday afternoon.


Baseball postpones midweek game to Wednesday

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (March 1, 2016) – Due to severe thunderstorms set to hit the Tri-Cities region, Tuesday’s ETSU baseball game with UNC Asheville has been postponed to Wednesday. First pitch is set for 4 p.m., at Thomas Stadium.


Midweek clash with UNC-Asheville

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 29, 2016) – The ETSU Buccaneers prepare for their first home midweek matchup of the season with UNC-Asheville on Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Thomas Stadium.


Owenby belts two homers, but Bucs fall to NKU

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 28, 2016) – Despite getting two home runs and seven RBI by sophomore catcher Hagen Owenby (Knoxville, Tenn.), the ETSU baseball team was unable to capture the series win over Northern Kentucky as the Norse rallied past the Buccaneers, 21-12, on Sunday afternoon at Thomas Stadium.


Phillips hits walk off in 7-6 victory

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 27, 2016) – Kevin Phillips (St. Louis, Mo.) cracked the walk-off, game-winning single in the bottom of the tenth inning to give ETSU the 7-6 victory on Saturday afternoon at Thomas Stadium.


NKU rallies past ETSU, 3-2

Johnson City, Tenn. (Feb. 26, 2016) – Northern Kentucky plated three runs in the top of the ninth and hands ETSU the 3-2 loss at Thomas Stadium on Friday afternoon.


ETSU baseball begins homestand with Northern Kentucky

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 25, 2016) – East Tennessee State University baseball starts the eight-game home stretch against Northern Kentucky in a three game series starting on February 26 at 3 p.m.


Miscues cost Bucs in Blacksburg

Blacksburg, Va. (Feb. 23, 2016) – The Bucs committed five errors while only tacking on four hits in the 11-0 loss to Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va. on Tuesday afternoon.


ETSU hits the road to face VT

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 22, 2016) – Tony Skole and the baseball team will head to Blacksburg, Va. to square off against Virginia Tech on February 23 at 3 p.m. at English Field


Rain drowns out series finale against Bowling Green

Johnson City, Tenn. (Feb. 21, 2016) – Sunday’s series finale between ETSU and Bowling Green has been canceled due to weather.


Bats spark in 12-1 win; Gonzalez tosses six scoreless frames

Johnson City, Tenn. (Feb. 20, 2016) – The Buccaneer’s bats spark with 16 hits backed by strong pitching from Victor Gonzalez (Mount Pleasant, S.C.) and Lee Haeberle (Hendersonville, Tenn.) as ETSU defeated Bowling Green 12-1 on Saturday afternoon at Thomas Stadium.


Bucs outdueled in season opener against BGSU

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 19, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team faltered in its 2016 season opener as Bowling Green rallied past the Buccaneers, 7-1, on Friday afternoon at Thomas Stadium.


Baseball opens season with three-game set

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 18, 2016) – The ETSU baseball team will open their 2016 season at home on February 19 as the Bucs take on Bowling Green in a three-game series at Thomas Stadium.


Bucs selected to preseason All-SoCon teams

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Feb. 11, 2016) – Announced Thursday morning by the Southern conference, the East Tennessee State University baseball team was awarded three more preseason All-Conference accolades.


Bucs open spring practice with scrimmages

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 31, 2016) – ETSU baseball officially began spring practices on Friday with an open scrimmage at Thomas Stadium.


Three Bucs earn preseason All-Conference honors

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 29, 2016) – College Sports Madness announced Thursday morning their selections for the Madness 2016 SoCon Preseason All-Conference Teams, and ETSU baseball earned two players on the first team and one on the second team.


Phillips named Louisville Slugger Preseason All-American

TUCSON, Ariz. (Dec. 22, 2015) – Collegiate Baseball newspaper released its preseason Louisville Slugger All-American list on Tuesday, and ETSU senior first baseman Kevin Phillips (St. Louis, Mo.) landed third team honors.


ETSU Athletics hosts annual “A Buccaneer Christmas” event

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Dec. 7, 2015) – The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics continued its holiday tradition as the Buccaneers held the 15th annual “A Buccaneer Christmas” event on Monday night inside the MSHA Athletic Center.


Skole announces five commitments for ETSU baseball

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 18, 2015) – ETSU baseball head coach Tony Skole and his coaching staff announced five commitments on Wednesday for the 2016-17 season.


ETSU Athletes help to put on the Scarecrow Skedaddle event

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 7, 2015) – Over 40 East Tennessee State University student-athletes helped the Niswonger Children’s Hospital put on the Scarecrow Skedaddle event Saturday morning on the campus of ETSU. The event began with a 5K in front of Brooks Gym at 9 a.m.


ETSU baseball announces 2016 schedule

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 2, 2015) – The East Tennessee State University baseball program and head coach Tony Skole announced the 2016 baseball schedule with a slate of 30 home games to be played at Thomas Stadium.


ETSU partners with TDOH for new "Don't Start" campaign

The ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics partnered with the Tennessee Department of Health for a special announcement Friday to introduce a new "Don't Start" campaign aimed at encouraging children to strive for a healthy lifestyle.


Gold ties World Series in 5-1 victory

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 8, 2015) – The ETSU baseball team have finished game two of the ETSU Fall World Series, and the Gold team was able to tie the series at one win a piece as they beat the Blue team 5-1 at Thomas Stadium on Monday night. Both teams displayed some strong pitching as both teams only surrendered 13 hits in total.


World Series game one favors Blue team 8-4

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 5, 2015) – The World Series for ETSU baseball began on Sunday, Oct. 4 as the Blue team defeated the Gold team 8-4. Both teams connected for 10 hits each while both teams displayed dominating pitching in the nine-inning game.


Baseball finishes second weekend of scrimmages

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 23, 2015) – The East Tennessee State baseball team wrapped up their second week of scrimmages this past weekend. The team has had some players stand out during this fall practice season.


ETSU baseball begins fall practices

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 16, 2015) – The ETSU baseball team has started their fall workouts last week and will continue to practice until October 11.


Baseball announces addition of Gershenfeld as hitting coach

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Aug. 27, 2015)– ETSU head baseball coach Tony Skole announced the addition of Aaron Gershenfeld to the coaching staff. Gershenfeld will serve as the team’s hitting coach, work with the catchers as well as assist in recruiting and other administrative duties.


Baseball finalizes 2015-16 recruiting class

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (July 10, 2015) – ETSU baseball head coach Tony Skole and his staff finalized its 2015-16 recruiting class on Friday. The Buccaneers welcome 12 newcomers to campus in the fall.