Saturday, February 13, 2016

State schedule, Saturday, Feb. 13

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Thomas at USC Beaufort, DH, 11 a.m.
Anderson at Augusta, DH, noon
LIU Post at Limestone, DH, noon
Salem International at Erskine, DH, noon
Southern Wesleyan at Francis Marion, noon
St. Rose at Coker, DH, noon
Armstrong Atlantic at USC Aiken, DH, 1 p.m.
Catawba Valley at Spartanburg Methodist, DH, 1 p.m.
Claflin at Florida Southern, DH, 1 p.m.
Flagler at Lander, 1 p.m.
Florence-Darlington Tech vs. Chipola, Palatka, Fla., 1 p.m.
Patrick Henry at USC Lancaster, DH, 1 p.m.
South Georgia at USC Salkehatchie, DH, 1 p.m.
North Greenville vs. Mississippi College, Hoover, Ala.,2 p.m.
Florence-Darlington Tech vs. Gulf Coast State, Palatka, Fla., 4 p.m.

Newberry Round Robin
Smith Road Complex, Newberry
Brevard vs. King, 11 a.m.
Young Harris vs. Brevard, 2:30 p.m.
King at Newberry, 6 p.m.

Canceled
Chatham at Voorhees, DH



Friday, February 12, 2016

State scoreboard, Friday, Feb. 12

Benedict 5, Florida Memorial 4 - Ben: Joel Manzano 2-2, GW 2B B9
Erskine 14, Salem International 2 - Ers: Sam Cothran 3B, HR, BB, 2 R, 3 RBI
Florida Southern 16, Claflin 6 - Cla: Michael Kendricks 2-5, 2 RBI
Francis Marion 9, Southern Wesleyan 2, G1 - FM: Casey Clauss 2-4, 3 RBI
Francis Marion 6, Southern Wesleyan 0, G2 - FM: Fernando Pinillo CG shutout, 2 H, 5 K
Lander 6, Flagler 3 - Lan: Colby Lusignan 2-4, HR, 2 R, 2 RBI
Newberry 4, Brevard 2 - New: Trejon Smith 2 2B, 2 RBI
North Greenville 10, Mississippi College 9, G1 - NG: Tony Davila 3-5, 3 RBI, GW RBI T9
Mississippi College 4, North Greenville 2, G2 - NG: Eric Gilbert 1-2, BB, RBI
St. John's River State 10, Florence-Darlington Tech 9
USC Aiken 11, Armstrong Atlantic 5- Aik: Tyler Ammerman 2B, HR, 3 BB, 3 R, 4 RBI
USC Beaufort 9, Thomas 2 - USCB: Thomas Estopare 4-5, 2B, 3B, R, 4 RBI
USC Lancaster 9, Patrick Henry 5, G1
Patrick Henry 7, USC Lancaster 6, G2
Voorhees 6, Bluefield State 5, G1
Voorhees 8, Bluefield State 1, G2

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Planning your weekend, Feb. 12-14

Friday's games
Bluefield State at Voorhees, DH, noon
Florence-Darlington Tech at St. John's River State, noon
Florida Memorial at Benedict, 1 p.m.
Patrick Henry at USC Lancaster, DH, 1 p.m.
Thomas at USC Beaufort, 1 p.m.
Salem International at Erskine, 2 p.m.
Southern Wesleyan at Francis Marion, DH, 2 p.m.
North Greenville vs. Mississippi College, DH, Hoover, Ala., 3 p.m.
Flagler at Lander, 4 p.m.
Armstrong Atlantic at USC Aiken, 5 p.m.
Brevard at Newberry, 5 p.m.
Claflin at Florida Southern, 6 p.m.

Saturday's games
Thomas at USC Beaufort, DH, 11 a.m.
Anderson at Augusta, DH, noon
LIU Post at Limestone, DH, noon
Salem International at Erskine, DH, noon
Southern Wesleyan at Francis Marion, noon
St. Rose at Coker, DH, noon
Armstrong Atlantic at USC Aiken, DH, 1 p.m.
Catawba Valley at Spartanburg Methodist, DH, 1 p.m.
Claflin at Florida Southern, DH, 1 p.m.
Flagler at Lander, 1 p.m.
Florence-Darlington Tech vs. Chipola, Palatka, Fla., 1 p.m.
Patrick Henry at USC Lancaster, DH, 1 p.m.
South Georgia at USC Salkehatchie, DH, 1 p.m.
North Greenville vs. Mississippi College, Hoover, Ala.,2 p.m.
Florence-Darlington Tech vs. Gulf Coast State, Palatka, Fla., 4 p.m.

Smith Road Complex, Newberry
Brevard vs. King, 11 a.m.
Young Harris vs. Brevard, 2:30 p.m.
King at Newberry, 6 p.m.

Canceled
Chatham at Voorhees, DH

Sunday's games
Florence-Darlington Tech vs. Miami Dade, Palatka. Fla., 10 a.m.
St. Rose at Coker, 11 a.m.
Flagler at Lander, noon
LIU Post at Limestone, noon, DH
Anderson at Augusta, 1 p.m.
Spartanburg Methodist at East Georgia, DH, 1 p.m.

Smith Road Complex, Newberry
King vs. Young Harris, noon
Young Harris at Newberry, 3:30 p.m.

Canceled
Chatham at Voorhees, DH

Postponed
Catawba Valley at USC Salkehatchie, DH, to 2 p.m. April 13

Rescheduled
Patrick Henry at USC Lancaster, DH, to 1 p.m. Feb. 12

News digest, Feb. 11

Big South lands in Lexington
The Big South Conference announced Thursday that its baseball tournament will be played at Lexington County Baseball Stadium the next three seasons. Columbia TV station WIS reported on Wednesday that the league was going to use the facility.
BigSouth

Samford, Mercer favored in SoCon
Samford is the choice of Southern Conference coaches to win the league's baseball championship this season. Mercer came out on top in a vote of SoCon media.

Wofford pitcher Matthew Milburn was the coaches' preseason pick as league pitcher of the year.

Preseason SoCon Coaches Poll
(1st-place votes) Points
1. Samford (4) 60
2. Mercer (4) 59
3. Wofford (1) 50
4. Western Carolina 37
5. UNCG 35
6. Furman 24
T7. The Citadel 21
T7. ETSU 21
9. VMI 17

Preseason SoCon Media Poll
(1st-place votes) Points
1. Mercer (7) 119
2. Samford (7) 117
3. Wofford 91
4. Western Carolina 76
5. UNCG 62
6. Furman 50
7. VMI 43
8. The Citadel 39
9. ETSU 33
SoCon

Coaches preseason all-SoCon
First team:
SP - Matthew Milburn, Wofford; Adam Scott, Wofford; RP - Will Stillman, Wofford.
Second team: SP - J.P. Sears, The Citadel; Will Gaddis, Furman; OF - Austin Mapes, The Citadel
Pitcher of the year: Matthew Milburn, Wofford.
All-SoCon

Indians change date
USC Salkehatchie coach Bubba Dorman has announced that Sunday's scheduled home doubleheader against Catawba Valley has been postponed until 2 p.m. April 13.

State scoreboard, Thursday, Feb. 11

Florida Memorial 7, Benedict 4, G1 - Ben: Reinaldo Santiago 2-3, HR, BB, R, 2 RBI
Benedict 11, Florida Memorial 2, G2 - Ben: Reinaldo Santiago 2-3, HR, 2 R, 4 RBI

No report
Anderson JV at Newberry JV, DH (I don't chase JV-only scores)

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

News digest, Feb. 10

Big South Tournament set for Lexington
The 2016 Big South Conference Baseball Tournament will be played at the Lexington Sports Complex in Lexington County May 24-28, WIS-TV (Channel 10) in Columbia reports.

The facility hosted some snowbird schools last season and North Greenville and Lander played there last weekend. The summer collegiate league Lexington Blowfish play at the facility.

The tournament was played in Boiling Springs, N.C. in 2015.
Big South

Patriots adjust schedule
Because of weather concerns, Francis Marion has moved one game of its scheduled Saturday home doubleheader with Southern Wesleyan to part of a 2 p.m. doubleheader on Friday. A single game will be played at noon Saturday.
FMU

Polls
D2BaseballNews.com DII: 1. Tampa
D2

State scoreboard, Wednesday, Feb. 10

Claflin 10, Florida Memorial 5, G1 - Cla: Michael Kendricks 4-4, SB, R, 4 RBI
Claflin 5, Florida Memorial 3, G2 - Cla: Christopher Gilliam 2-3, SB, 2 RBI
Coker 15, St. Augustine's 2, 7 innings - Cok: Miguel Frias 2-3, HR, BB, 2 R, 4 RBI
Southern Wesleyan 15, Anderson 10 - SW: Drew Carson 3-5, BB, 2 R, 3 RBI

Postponed
Limestone at Lenoir-Rhyne, to 4 p.m. Feb. 18