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Softball games a big hit with baseball alums

Softball games a big hit with baseball alums

By on February 8, 2016 in Alumni News, Campus News, Sports with 1 Comment

If one of the signs of a solid NCAA Division I baseball program is the strength of its alumni support (and it is), then Abilene Christian University’s baseball program rounded third and headed home Saturday with a successful new spin on an old format that scored big with its alums. Nearly 60 Wildcats returned to play in a […]

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Silver lining: Baseball season ends on HI note

Silver lining: Baseball season ends on HI note

By on May 30, 2015 in Sports with 0 Comments

Somewhere over the Rainbow Warriors, season No. 25 of baseball 2.0 at Abilene Christian University came to an end last weekend. There was no pot of gold awaiting the Wildcats after beating the University of Hawaii, 7-4; just a second straight victory and the first season-ending win since 1995 when the Internet itself was still […]

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Wildcats playing NCAA’s top baseball teams

Wildcats playing NCAA’s top baseball teams

By on March 26, 2015 in Campus News, Sports with 0 Comments

Wildcat fans who may still be in denial that Abilene Christian University is playing major NCAA Division I competition need to head to Crutcher Scott Field in April. Kudos to head baseball coach Britt Bonneau, whose team plays in the historically strong Southland Conference, for not shying away from challenging the best competition in the Southwest. Scheduling such heavyweights can be hard on […]

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Gilbreth to take mound before Rangers’ game

Gilbreth to take mound before Rangers’ game

By on June 6, 2014 in Alumni News, Campus News, Sports with 0 Comments

Ceremonial first pitches at major league baseball games tend to be more flop than fantastic, like the errant and globally ridiculed attempt in late May by an artist more experienced at rapping than throwing. But if the designated catcher assigned to receive another such pitch before the June 9 game between the Texas Rangers and […]

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McCaleb to be honored for 50 years at ACU

McCaleb to be honored for 50 years at ACU

By on April 8, 2014 in Alumni News, Campus News with 2 Comments

He’s not retiring. And he’s not a relief pitcher throwing in the ninth inning of a 50-year career at his alma mater. But a baseball-themed luncheon April 21 will nonetheless celebrate Dr. Gary McCaleb (’64) for a remarkable milestone and his rare, ongoing tenure of service to Abilene Christian University. Few people in ACU’s 108-year […]

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Angel in the Outfield as baseball season begins

Angel in the Outfield as baseball season begins

By on February 16, 2014 in Alumni News, Campus News, Sports with 0 Comments

You can tell it’s spring again – or at least it’s not far away – by the sound of baseball at Crutcher Scott Field at Abilene Christian University. ACU wraps up its season-opening series with Arlington Baptist College this afternoon with a game at 1 p.m. A familiar voice is missing, however, but not reminders […]

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