MORGANTOWN, W.Va.-- Despite coming up short of their goal of winning a National Championship, the 2017 baseball season was highly successful and one to be proud of for West Virginia University. For years the Mountaineer baseball team has played second fiddle to the football and basketball programs in terms of popularity.
STILLWATER, Okla.--The West Virginia University baseball team defeated No. 23 Oklahoma State 9-8 on Sunday afternoon at Allie P. Reynolds Stadium. The Mountaineers (15-10) won the series over the Cowboys (16-11). Prior to the game beginning junior right-hander Conner Dotson suffered an injury while warming up, forcing WVU to start Kade Strowd. The righty pitched 4.1
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--The West Virginia University baseball team split a doubleheader with Jacksonville on Saturday afternoon at Monongalia County Ballpark. “Doubleheaders are such a beating,” WVU head coach Randy Mazey said. “At 5:30 this afternoon we were up 8-1 and as soon as that game ended they made up a seven run
WACO, Texas--The West Virginia University baseball team fell to No. 10 Baylor 5-1 on Sunday afternoon. Despite dropping the final game, the Mountaineers (10-8) won the series 2-1. Conner Dotson (3-2) suffered the loss for WVU. The junior right hander tossed 4.1 innings, surrendering five runs on six hits. He walked
CONWAY, S.C.--Conner Dotson's stellar performance carried West Virginia University past No.18 Coastal Carolina 4-1 on Monday afternoon in the finale of the Caravelle Resort Tournament. The victory completes the weekend sweep of the tournament. The Mountaineers (5-2) are on a five game winning streak. Dotson (2-0) pitched six innings, giving up one run
CHARLOTTE, N.C.--Behind a strong outing from right-hander Conner Dotson, the West Virginia University baseball team salvaged the final game of a three-game series with Charlotte, defeating the 49ers 6-3 on Sunday afternoon. Dotson pitched six innings, yielding one run on seven hits. Freshman Alek Manoah pitched the ninth, earning his first collegiate
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--After finishing last season with a 36-22 record and a trip to the Big 12 Tournament Championship, where West Virginia University fell 11-10 to TCU in extra innings, the Mountaineers were overlooked for a slot in the NCAA regionals. Bad losses and a weak out-of-conference schedule proved costly for WVU, who finished
OKLAHOMA CITY--The fourth-seeded West Virginia University baseball team lost an 11-10 heartbreaker in extra frames against the third-seeded TCU Horned Frogs in the Phillips 66 Big 12 Championship at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark on Sunday afternoon. The Mountaineers (36-22) overcame an 8-0 deficit in the first two and a half innings to take a