IRVING, Texas - The University of Dallas baseball team has unveiled its 2019 schedule. The spring slate features 40 games that include 20 games at the friendly confines. UD will have 18 games against Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) teams.
IRVING, Texas – On Sunday, November 11, the University of Dallas honored four former student-athletes by inducting them into the Hall of Fame. This quartet increases the total number of inductees to 74, and also marked 20 years since the inaugural class of 1998. This is the 22nd ceremony that has been held, with Sunday’s event happening at the Rathskeller on the Dallas campus.
IRVING, Texas – The University of Dallas baseball team announced its annual Alumni Game will be Saturday, October 6. The current Crusaders team will start off batting practice at 10:15 a.m. First pitch between the current players and alumni will begin at 1 p.m.
IRVING, Texas - Erik Grafton began his tenure as the new University of Dallas Baseball Head Coach on Monday. With classes beginning today, Grafton has been able to meet the newest Crusaders and returners from the past spring. UD baseball will begin its fall season next month, and has scheduled a couple events including the annual Alumni Game.
LAFAYETTE, N.Y. – Last week Conrad Voss (Corona, Calif.) was tabbed 2018 New York Collegiate Baseball League (NYCBL) Pitcher of the Year! He logged a 6-1 record with a 2.68 ERA over 50.1 IP, while walking five and striking out 35 with the Niagara Power. Voss was a NYCBL All-Star and led the league in wins. The left-hander ranked near the top of the league out of the gate in punchouts, too. Player Profile
IRVING, Texas – As the summer concludes, here is a final update on how the University of Dallas baseball players have been doing in their respective leagues. Conrad Voss finished atop the New York Collegiate Baseball League (NYCBL) with six wins, as the left-hander added a team-high 35 strikeouts over 50.1 innings with the Niagara Power. Player profile
VALLEJO, Calif. – Former University of Dallas baseball pitcher Martin Cronin has continued to play baseball at the professional level. The right-hander currently pitches with the Vallejo Admirals out of the Pacific Association of Professional Baseball Clubs (PAPB).
IRVING, Texas – On Monday the University of Dallas announced the hire of Erik Grafton as the baseball head coach. Grafton will be the 20th head coach for the program, and is expected to begin his tenure this fall.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. – The New York Collegiate Baseball League (NYCBL) released their lineup for the All-Star game last week, with Conrad Voss (Corona, Calif.) from the University of Dallas receiving a spot. The left-handed pitcher that is a rising junior was tabbed the starter for the contest that will be Monday.
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. – Conrad Voss (Corona, Calif.) has been doing great so far with the Niagara Falls Power Baseball Club during summer league action. The left-handed pitcher has represented the University of Dallas by demonstrating to the New York collegiate Baseball League (NYCBL) why he was the top arm on the staff this spring.
The MLB first-year player draft was this Monday through Wednesday. Two-year University of Dallas baseball player, Bobby Crook, serves as the Special Assignment Crosschecker for the Texas Rangers. He specializes in small-colleges guys to mid-round picks.
IRVING, Texas – Last month the buildings for the new University of Dallas Baseball Clubhouse were delivered on campus. Construction and renovations have been completed of the new facility, which sits behind the right center field wall and is across the roadway from the softball field.
GREENSBORO, N.C. – On Tuesday the 2018 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division III All-Region teams and Regional Players of the Year were announced in all eight regions. The teams are voted on by members of the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) and the process is led by the ABCA NCAA DIII All-America Committee.
DuBois, Pa. – The United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) released the 2018 USCAA Baseball and Softball National All-Academic Teams during the All-American championship banquet on Sunday.
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – On Thursday, the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) announced the 2018 All-Conference Baseball Team. Nathan Patton (McKinney, Texas) highlighted the University of Dallas with an All-SCAC First Team selection for third base. Jordan Stickler (Grand Rapids, Mich.) was tabbed on the All-SCAC Honorable Mention Team.