CLEVELAND, Ohio - For the third time in four years, Carson-Newman has finished in the top 60 of the Learfield Director's Cup. The Eagles registered 315 points to finish 57th among all Division II athletic departments.
PITTSBURGH – Carson-Newman catcher Ethan Goforth became the third Eagle in the last two years to hear his name called on draft as the Pittsburgh Pirates selected the backstop in the 25th round, 754th overall Wednesday in the 2019 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Tyler Thompson was named first-team All-Southeast Region by the American Baseball Coaches Association and Ethan Goforth secured a spot on the second unit Wednesday as the duo completes the trifecta after getting lauded by the D2CCA and NCBWA.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – The Silver Diamond Baseball Complex will be buzzing in mid-June as Carson-Newman coach Tom Griffin released the dates for the All Phase, Hitting and Pitching Camps Thursday morning.
WINGATE, N.C. - Continuing to pile up plaudits, Ethan Goforth and Tyler Thompson were named second-team All-Region selections by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) Wednesday. The honors come one week after the duo were tabbed second-team All-Region by D2CCA.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman coach Tom Griffin, one of the authorities on catching in the country at any level, announced his summer catching camp with dates slated for June 23-25 to be held at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Ethan Goforth and Tyler Thompson added to their trophy case Wednesday earning spots on the second team of the Division II Conference Commissioners Assocation (D2CCA) All-Southeast Region units announced by officials.
INDIANAPOLIS – Racking up more honors for his senior season, Greg Valentine saw his named listed on the Google Cloud College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Baseball Academic All-District 3 team announced by the organization on Thursday.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Carson-Newman cross country runner Luke Greer and women's soccer defender Averi Williams (Powell, Tenn.) brought home top honors as the Frosty Award winners for Male and Female Athlete of the Year, respectively, Tuesday evening at the Sixth Annual Frosty Awards ceremony in Gentry Auditorium.
KODAK, Tenn. – For the second-straight season, senior pitcher Ryan Victory was named the South Atlantic Conference’s Elite 20 award winner Friday evening at the 2019 Pilot J Baseball Championships being held at Smokies Stadium. The plaudit is awarded by the league for outstanding work not only in the field of competition, but also in the classroom around the community.
KODAK, Tenn. – In the 2019 Pilot Flying J South Atlantic Conference Baseball Championships, Anderson scored early and often eliminating Carson-Newman with a 9-4 victory Thursday night at Smokies Stadium.
KODAK, Tenn. – Riding one of the longest winning streaks in the country, sixth-seeded Carson-Newman tees it up Thursday night at 7:30 p.m. inside of Smokies Stadium against seventh-seeded Anderson in a single-elimination game to open the Pilot Flying J South Atlantic Conference Baseball Championships.
ROCK HILL, S.C. – For the second-straight season Carson-Newman saw four players lauded by the South Atlantic Conference postseason all-league clubs led by first team nods for Ethan Goforth and Tyler Thompson announced Tuesday. Goforth also earned a spot on the all-defensive team with Greg Valentine taking a slot on the second unit and John Sharpe being tabbed honorable mention.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – For the second time in three days Carson-Newman produced a walk-off victory as John Sharpe’s RBI double sealed a 6-5 series finale win following a 13-3 victory to seal a South Atlantic Conference series sweep Monday at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex over Coker.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Facing a three-run deficit in the ninth, Carson-Newman came back to tie the score before overcoming a one-run hole in the 10th for its first walk-off win in three years with a 12-11, 10-inning win over Coker Saturday at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – In the final regular-season South Atlantic Conference series of the year, Carson-Newman welcomes Coker to the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex for a three-game series bidding farewell to 13 seniors. With rain expected to play a role, the teams will angle for a doubleheader on Saturday at noon and conclude the series on Monday at noon.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman hit three long balls producing eight runs to win a sixth game in-a-row, matching its second-longest winning streak of the year, in a 15-5 shellacking of Trevecca Nazarene Tuesday at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
MARION, N.C. – Outscoring Queens 26-4 and witnessing 13 errors by the Royals in the series, Carson-Newman closed out a three-game sweep of the first-year South Atlantic Conference program with 11-2 and 3-0 victories Monday at Big League Camp.
MARION, N.C. – Carson-Newman coach Tom Griffin secured his 400th coaching victory as the skipper of the Orange and Blue in a 12-2 drubbing of first-year South Atlantic Conference foe Queens Saturday at Big League Camp.
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – For the final time in 2019, Carson-Newman hits the road with a three-game series against first-year South Atlantic Conference program Queens slated to start at 2 p.m. on Saturday with a doubleheader. Rain will determine the conclusion of the set.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – After not holding a lead during the game, Carson-Newman surged for three runs in the seventh stanza to jump out to a lead before securing a 6-3 victory over Limestone Tuesday at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – With two weeks to go in the regular season, Carson-Newman hosts a Limestone team that the Eagles have won three of four against this season on Tuesday at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex starting at 3 p.m.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman’s bats exploded in the final game of a three-game set with ninth-ranked Newberry winning 13-6 after falling 10-5 in the middle game over a South Atlantic Conference doubleheader Saturday at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Untimely hitting and a trio of errors were the difference on Friday as Carson-Newman dropped game one of the three-game set to No. 9 ranked Newberry 4-3 at The Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – The nominees for 13 Frosty Awards categories have been released after selection from the Frosty Awards Committee. The Sixth Annual Frosty Awards will take place in Gentry Auditorium on Tuesday, April 30 at 7 p.m.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Ninth-ranked Newberry, the first place team in the South Atlantic Conference standings, journeys to Carson-Newman for a three-game series starting Friday at 3 p.m. with a doubleheader on Saturday starting at noon.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Carson-Newman went 3-for-16 with runners in scoring position and stranded a dozen men on base in an 8-4 loss at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex Tuesday as Shorter scored in seven of the nine innings.
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Opening a month where Carson-Newman plays nine of its 12 games at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex, the Eagles welcome Shorter to Mossy Creek for a 3 p.m. contest on Tuesday.