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NCAA passes aid legislation

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--Last week the NCAA Division I Council passed legislation that allows partial scholarship sports such as baseball to use need-based and merit-based awards and scholarships for student athletes without counting against a team’s scholarship limit. This goes into effect August 1 and will be finalized at a July 27 meeting

Wolf, Mountaineers down Mercer in series opener

MACON, Ga.--Jackson Wolf pitched a gem as West Virginia defeated Mercer 6-0 on Wednesday night. The junior south paw tossed 6.1 scoreless frames. Wolf (3-1) struck out seven and walked just one batter. Braden Zarbnisky and Victor Scott both had two hits for the Mountaineers (9-4). WVU scored six runs on 10 hits.

Mountaineers Picked Seventh in Preseason Poll

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (Jan. 30, 2020) – The West Virginia University baseball team has been picked to finish seventh in the 2020 Big 12 Conference Preseason Poll, the league announced on Thursday. The Mountaineers earned 26 points in the poll, which is voted on by all nine of the conference’s head coaches. WVU

WVU inks Mazey to contract extension

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (Sept. 23, 2019) --West Virginia University Director of Athletics and Associate Vice President Shane Lyons has announced a three-year contract extension for baseball coach Randy Mazey that will run through the 2025 season. The extension puts Mazey under contract for the next six seasons with a base pay

Former Mountaineer McBroom called up to major leagues

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (September 3, 2019) – Former West Virginia University first baseman Ryan McBroom has been called up to the Major Leagues by the Kansas City Royals, the club announced on Tuesday. McBroom is making his first career appearance on an MLB roster. A Mountaineer from 2011-14, the Fredericksburg, Virginia, native led

WVU’s signing class earns historic ranking

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (July 23, 2019) – The West Virginia University baseball team’s 2019 signing class has earned the highest ranking in program history, according to Perfect Game USA. Following the outlet’s re-ranking of the class of 2019 based on players that signed to play professionally or chose to attend college, the

WVU adds baseball transfer

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--After losing several pitchers in the MLB Draft in June, West Virginia landed a big transfer on Thursday when pitcher Andrew Baker announced that he was heading to the Mountain State via social media.   View this post on Instagram First off I just want to thank my family, friends and all

Mountaineers Ranked in Final Top-25 Polls

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (June 27, 2019) – For the first time since 1982, the West Virginia University baseball team is ranked in the final top-25, as WVU appears in each major national poll released on Thursday. The Mountaineers finish the season as high as No. 19 in the National Collegiate Baseball Writers

Mazey Named ABCA Regional Coach of the Year

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (June 25, 2019) – After guiding the West Virginia University baseball team to one of its best seasons in program history, coach Randy Mazey has been named the East Regional Coach of the Year, the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) announced on Tuesday. The accolade is the second in

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