Five Earn All-Region Baseball Honors


Several Catawba players have earned All-Southeast Region Baseball honors as announced by the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) and Daktronics, which is voted on by the region’s Sports Information Directors.  Craige Lyerly (Salibsury, NC/E. Rowan HS) was named first team by both organizations, while Wade Moore (Salisbury, NC/W. Rowan HS/NC State) was named first team by ABCA and was second team for Daktronics.  Trevor Mullins (Jamestown, NC/Ragsdale HS/Appalachian St.) was named second team by the ABCA with Nick Lomascolo (Mooresville, NC/Lake Norman HS) and Wil Huneycutt (Locust, NC/W. Stanly HS) earning second team Daktronics honors.

Lyerly completed a stellar career by reaching base safely in his final 88 games.  He finished sixth on the NCAA all-time career hit list with 336 and finished fifth all-time with 537 total bases.  This season, the senior hit .399 with a team-leading 83 hits.  He scored 59 runs, added eight home runs, drove in 54 runs and stole 27 bases.  Moore led the team with a .410 batting average and also posted team highs in runs (77), home runs (16), RBI (59) and steals (29).

Mullins led the staff in wins, going 8-3 with a 4.13 ERA.  He allowd 92 hits in 89 and a third innings with 92 strikeouts.  Lomascolo went 7-3 in his rookie campaign and his 3.45 ERA was lowest among the Indian starters.  He surrendered just 71 hits in 78 and a third innings with 70 strikeouts.  Huneycutt led the team with four saves and compiled a 5-1 record with a 2.31 ERA.  He walked just four batters in 39 innings while fanning 40.


1B: Jason Rogers, Columbus State
2B: Chas Anthony, Erskine
3B: Craig Lyerly, CATAWBA
SS: Barrett Kleinknecht, Francis Marion
INF: Seth Kivett, UNC Pembroke
C: Sean Cotton, Tusculum
OF: Bryan Fogle, Erskine
OF: Jeremy Nowak, Mount Olive
OF: Sean Harrell, Georgia C&SU
OF: Wade Moore, CATAWBA
SP:  Chris Rearick, North Georgia
SP: Matt McGovern, UNC Pembroke
SP: Martin Dewald, Georgia College
SP: William Buzhardt, Erskine
RP: Atlee Pearson, Erskine
DH: Michael Knox, Mount Olive

1B: Jared Richmond, Tusculum
2B: Jason Veyna, Georgia C&SU
3B: Jordan Erisman, North Georgia
SS: Mills Rogers, Carson-Newman
INF: Jesse Lancaster, Mount Olive
C: Richard Pirkle, Georgia C&SU
OF: Jeff Lockwood, Carson-Newman
OF: Shawn Ward, Georgia C&SU
OF: Bobby Leeper, Mount Olive
OF: Bill Rice, USC Aiken
SP: Carter Capps, Mount Olive
SP: Trevor Mullins, CATAWBA
SP: Jackson Massey, Mount Olive
SP: Don Sandifer, Francis Marion
RP: Brian Willis, UNC Pembroke
DH: Brian Dice, Lenoir-Rhyne

Player Of The Year: Bryan Fogle, Erskine
Pitcher Of The Year: Chris Rearick, North Georgia

1B: Jason Rogers, Columbus State
2B: Josh Biggers, Francis Marion
3B: Robert Skinner, Lander
SS: Barrett Kleinknecht, Francis Marion
OF: Alex Montes, Columbus State
OF: Michael Price, Armstrong Atlantic
OF: Evan Taylor, Lenoir-Rhyne
C: Daniel Pettiti, North Georgia
P: Blake Hobby, North Georgia


C: Sean Cotten, Tusculum
1B: Jason Rogers, Columbus State
2B: Chas Anthony, Erskine
3B: Craige Lyerly, CATAWBA
SS: Barrett Kleinknecht, Francis Marion
OF: Bryan Fogle, Erskine
OF: Sean Harrell, Georgia C&SU
OF: Mike Kitt, Mars Hill
UT: Jeremy Nowak, Mount Olive
DH: Nick Aranas, USC Aiken
SP: Martin Dewald, Georgia C&SU
SP: William Buzhardt, Erskine
SP: Jackson Massey, Mount Olive
SP: Carter Capps, Mount Olive
RP: Atlee Pearson, Erskine

C: Richard Pirkle, Georgia C&SU
1B:  Jared Richmond Tusculum
2B:  Payden Houser, Tusculum
3B:  Jordan Erisman, North Georgia
SS:  Mills Rodgers, Carson-Newman
OF:  Bobby Leeper, Mount Olive
OF:  Wade Moore, CATAWBA
OF:  Nate Grabowski, Tusculum
UT: JJ Loker, USC Aiken 
UT: Cameron Scott, Armstrong Atlantic
DH:  Sean Finucane, Tusculum
SP:  Chris Rearick, North Georgia
SP:  Don Sandifer, Francis Marion
SP:  Nick Lomascolo, CATAWBA
SP:  Tyler Collins, Tusculum
RP:  Tony Hearall, Mars Hill
RP:  Bradon Forshee, Francis Marion
RP:  Luke Wihelm, Pfeiffer
RP:  Wade Dudley, Columbus State
RP:  Jacob Rickett, North Georgia
RP:  Wil Huneycutt, CATAWBA

Region Player of the Year: Bryan Fogle, Erskine
Region Pitcher of the Year: Martin Dewald, Georgia C&SU

Today's Events

Track/Field @ UNC Pembroke Braves Classic,
Track/Field @ UNCC 49er Classic (Day 2),
Baseball vs. TUSCULUM, 1:00VideoStats
Baseball vs. TUSCULUM, 4:00VideoStats


«March 2018»
March 2

Baseball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 2-3

March 3

Softball vs LEES-McRAE 1-4

Baseball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 6-5

Softball vs LEES-McRAE 4-1

Baseball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 0-5

March 4

Lacrosse (M) vs. FLORIDA TECH 15-7

Softball @ Limestone 8-1

Softball @ Limestone 1-2

March 5

Golf (W) @ Low Country Inv - Day 1 (Crescent Pointe GC)

Golf (M) in RICHARD RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)

Lacrosse (W) vs. FELICIAN 24-1

March 6

Golf (W) @ Low Country Inv - Day 2 (Crescent Pointe GC) 8th of 11

Golf (M) in RICHARD RENDLEMAN INV - Day 2 (CC of Salisbury) 2nd of 17

Baseball @ Tampa 5-9

March 7

Softball vs. KING 3-17

Softball vs. KING 2-0

Lacrosse (W) vs. CHESTNUT HILL 16-15

Baseball @ Tampa 8-12

March 9

Baseball @ Carson-Newman 5-6

Softball @ Emmanuel 2-3

Softball @ Emmanuel 2-4

Baseball @ Carson-Newman 9-3

March 10

Baseball @ Carson-Newman 5-2

Tennis (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 1-8

Tennis (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 2-7

Lacrosse (M) vs. NEWBERRY 13-9

Softball @ Southern Wesleyan 11-0

Lacrosse (W) vs. NEWBERRY 25-8

March 11

Golf (M) @ Hargett Inv - Day 1 (Monroe CC) 

March 12

Golf (M) @ Hargett Inv - Day 2 (Monroe CC) 5th of 12

March 13

Baseball vs. ST. THOMAS AQUINAS 6-8

March 14

Baseball vs. INDIANA,PA 16-6

March 15

Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 2 - Prelims)

Softball vs NORTH GEORGIA 0-7

Tennis (W) vs. WINGATE 0-9

Tennis (M) vs. WINGATE 1-8

Lacrosse (W) vs. INDIANA,PA 7-25

Softball vs NORTH GEORGIA 3-7

Lacrosse (M) @ Coker 14-8

Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 2 - Finals)

March 16

Track/Field @ UNCC 49er Classic (Day 1) 

Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 3 - Prelims) 10 a.m.

Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 3 - Finals) 6 p.m.

Baseball vs. TUSCULUM 1-10

March 17

Track/Field @ UNC Pembroke Braves Classic 

Track/Field @ UNCC 49er Classic (Day 2) 

Baseball vs. TUSCULUM 1 p.m.

Baseball vs. TUSCULUM 4 p.m.

March 18

Tennis (W) @ Tusculum 1 p.m.

Softball @ Lincoln Memorial 1 p.m.

Tennis (M) @ Tusculum 1 p.m.

Softball @ Lincoln Memorial 3 p.m.

March 19

Golf (M) @ NGU Inv - Day 1 (Columbia CC)

Golf (W) @ Wingate Inv - Day 1 (Rolling Hills CC)

March 20

Golf (M) @ NGU Inv - Day 2 (Columbia CC)

Golf (W) @ Wingate Inv - Day 2 (Rolling Hills CC)

March 21

Tennis (M) vs. NEWBERRY 2 p.m.

Tennis (W) vs. NEWBERRY 2 p.m.

Softball vs LENOIR-RHYNE 2 p.m.

Lacrosse (W) @ Wingate 4 p.m.

Softball vs LENOIR-RHYNE 4 p.m.

Lacrosse (M) @ Wingate 7 p.m.

March 23

Track/Field @ adidas Winthrop Invitational (Day 1)

Baseball @ Mars Hill 3 p.m.

March 24

Track/Field @ adidas Winthrop Invitational (Day 2)

Lacrosse (W) @ Lincoln Memorial noon

Baseball @ Mars Hill noon

Softball vs MARS HILL 1 p.m.

Tennis (W) vs. ANDERSON 1 p.m.

Tennis (M) vs. ANDERSON 1 p.m.

Lacrosse (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 3 p.m.

Baseball @ Mars Hill 3 p.m.

Softball vs MARS HILL 3 p.m.

March 27

Baseball @ Barton 2 p.m.

Softball vs QUEENS 2 p.m.

Tennis (W) @ Queens 2 p.m.

Tennis (M) @ Queens 2 p.m.

Softball vs QUEENS 4 p.m.

March 28

Golf (W) @ Sunoco Campbell Oil Inv - Day 1 (River Landing GC)

Lacrosse (W) @ Coker 4 p.m.

March 29

Golf (W) @ Sunoco Campbell Oil Inv - Day 2 (River Landing GC)

Tennis (M) @ Carson Newman 1:30 p.m.

Tennis (W) @ Carson Newman 1:30 p.m.

March 30

Track/Field @ Montreat Invitational (Day 1)

Softball @ Tusculum 1 p.m.

Baseball @ Anderson 2 p.m.

Softball @ Tusculum 3 p.m.

Baseball @ Anderson 5 p.m.

March 31

Track/Field @ Montreat Invitational (Day 2)

Lacrosse (W) vs. MARS HILL noon

Baseball @ Anderson 1 p.m.

Lacrosse (M) vs. MARS HILL 3 p.m.

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Lacrosse (M) Team Photo