Thursday, July 3, 2014
UALR Director of Athletics Chris Peterson has announced the hiring of Little Rock native Chris Curry as head baseball coach. A veteran of seven years as a catcher in professional baseball with the Chicago Cubs and San Francisco Giants organizations, Curry recently completed his second year as top assistant and pitching coach at Northwestern State and previously worked on the baseball staffs at Arkansas, Arkansas Tech, Hendrix and Meridian Community College.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
The USA Baseball Collegiate National Team has finalized its 24-man roster with Arkansas starting pitcher Trey Killian making the squad that will take part in international competition this summer.
Killian is one of 24 players selected to the final roster after making two appearances during the team's seven-game trials over the last 10 days.
Thursday, June 26, 2014
Friday, June 20, 2014
Monday, June 9, 2014
Scott Norwood has announced his immediate resignation as head baseball coach at UALR to pursue other opportunities. Assistant coach and recruiting coordinator Chris Marx will serve as interim head coach while a national search begins immediately.
“I appreciate the opportunities that I have been given at UALR,” said Norwood. “I wish UALR success in the future.”
Norwood compiled a 148-178 record and led UALR to two Sun Belt Tournament appearances in six seasons as head coach of the Trojans. UALR is coming off a 2014 campaign that saw the team finish with a 25-29 overall record.
Jalen Beeks (Arkansas) – Boston
Ryan Taylor (Arkansas Tech) – Los Angeles (NL)
Michael Gunn (Arkansas) – Boston
Eric Fisher (Arkansas) – Miami
Collin Radack (Hendrix) – St. Louis
Mark Reyes (Crowder Col. / Jessieville, AR) – San Francisco
Austin Pfeiffer (UALR) – Baltimore
Eric White (Parkers Chapel HS, AR) – Milwaukee
Blake Wiggins (Pulaski Academy, AR) – Philadelphia
Isias Alcantar (UAPB) – Tampa Bay
Tyler Spoon (Arkansas) – Oakland
Keegan Ghidotti (OBU) – Baltimore
David Petrino (Central Arizona Col / Lowell, AR-Shiloh Christian) - Chicago (NL)
Davis Ward (OBU) – St. Louis*
*Final pick of the draft