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Baseball and softball programs add coaches

Ty Ammons Staff Writer The Troy University baseball and softball teams have hired additional assistant coaches this year, Blake Beck and Jaycee Affeldt, respectively. The baseball team hired Beck, a native of Hamilton, who served two years as Troy’s video coordinator and two years as Mississippi State’s video coordinator, a position he left last year. Beck Read More

Mavericks best the Trojans

Wes Fortson Staff Writer The Troy University baseball team traveled to face off against the Mavericks of UT-Arlington Friday, April 17, but dropped the series 2-1 after losing an early six-run lead in the last game of the series. That night in Arlington, Texas, got ugly as the weather pushed game one of the series into Read More

Troy baseball sweeps Arkansas State

Wes Fortson Staff Writer The Troy baseball team swept Arkansas State over the past weekend in a three-game home series that started on Friday, April 10. The series sweep catapulted the Trojans into a tie for third in the Sun Belt Conference. Game one of the series was postponed due to rain on Friday night and Read More

Bulldogs maul the Trojans

Wes Fortson Staff Writer   The Trojan baseball team hit the road Tuesday night, April 14, and fell to the Bulldogs of Samford University in a devastating 13-2 loss. Troy struggled from the very beginning when freshman designated hitter Austin Edens sparked the Bulldogs offense with a RBI double down the third base line. At the Read More

Troy baseball takes down UALR at home

Wes Fortson Staff Writer The Troy baseball team won its second conference series in a row this weekend in a 2-1 series victory against the UALR Trojans. The series started with another impressive outing by junior pitcher Grant Bennett, who allowed only three runs in 7 2/3 innings and struck out five batters on Friday, March Read More

Baseball team falls to the Golden Eagles

Wes Fortson Staff Writer The Troy baseball team welcomed the Southern Miss Golden Eagles to Riddle-Pace Field on Friday, Feb. 27, but lost the series 2-1. The series has been an ongoing meeting between the two schools and has proven to be an entertaining matchup. On Friday night, the Trojans struck early in the first when Read More

Baseball loses the series against UALR

Amy Austin Staff Writer    Throughout three hard fought games, the Troy University baseball team lost the series to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2-1, on the road. After 16 innings, the Troy Trojans took the loss as the UALR Trojans won 9-5. The last time Troy played a 16-inning game was on April Read More