2009-10 News

July 23, 2010
Jags Put Finishing Touches On Recruiting
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State head baseball coach Chris Cooper announced Friday the addition of four prospects to the Jaguar Baseball program.

July 13, 2010
Sutton Set To Join Diamond Jaguars
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State head baseball coach Chris Cooper announced Tuesday the addition of Jake Sutton to the Jaguar Baseball program.

July 2, 2010
Rice To Join Diamond Jaguars
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State head baseball coach Chris Cooper announced Friday the addition of second baseman Jeff Rice to the Jaguar Baseball program.

June 28, 2010
Vereen Inks With Jaguars
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State head baseball coach Chris Cooper announced Monday the signing of Menelik Vereen to a national letter-of-intent.

May 13, 2010
Local Product Signs With Jags
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State head baseball coach Chris Cooper didn’t have to look far to land his first signee of the spring recruiting period.

May 6, 2010
Baker Tabbed To All-PBC Squad
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State’s Tony Baker earned All-Peach Belt Conference honors Thursday afternoon when the league office released the 2010 all-league squad in advance of this weekend’s conference tournament.

April 28, 2010
ASU Closes Season With Road Win, 6-4
CARROLLTON, Ga. - Freshman righthander Scott Shipman worked a season-high 7.0 innings Wednesday night to lead Augusta State to a 6-4 non-conference victory over West Georgia at Cole Field.

April 24, 2010
ASU Falls On The Road
COLUMBUS, Ga. - Columbus State registered a 19-4 win Saturday in the first game of a scheduled Peach Belt Conference doubleheader with Augusta State at Ragsdale Field.

April 23, 2010
No. 13 Cougars Top ASU, 6-4
COLUMBUS, Ga. - Columbus State plated a pair of runs in the eighth inning to break a 4-all tie and claim a 6-4 win over Augusta State in the opener of a three-game Peach Belt Conference series Friday night at Ragsdale Field.

April 22, 2010
Jags Fall To Lander, 9-3
GREENWOOD, S.C. - Lander topped Augusta State 9-3 on Thursday night in a non-conference game at Legion Field in Greenwood, S.C.

April 20, 2010
Pirates Best ASU, 7-4
SAVANNAH, Ga. - Armstrong Atlantic State’s Jonathan Fulghum hurled four innings of shutout relief Tuesday afternoon as the Pirates notched a 7-4 non-conference victory over Augusta State at Pirate Field.

April 18, 2010
North Georgia Tops Jags, 12-1
AUGUSTA, Ga. - No. 19 North Georgia College & State defeated the Jaguars 12-1 on Sunday afternoon in the rubber game of the three-game Peach Belt Conference series on Senior Day at Jaguar Field.

April 17, 2010
ASU Splits With No. 19 Saints
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State split a pair of Peach Belt Conference games with North Georgia on Saturday afternoon at Jaguar Field. The Saints took game one 8-7 in 10 innings, while the Jags won 8-3 in the nightcap.

April 15, 2010
Diamond Jags Canceled
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State’s non-conference game with Paine, scheduled for this afternoon at Lions Field has been canceled due to scheduling conflicts.

April 11, 2010
Jags Top USC Aiken
AIKEN, S.C. - Augusta State avoided a sweep Sunday afternoon with a 4-3 victory over USC Aiken in the finale of a three-game Peach Belt Conference series at Roberto Hernandez in Aiken, S.C.

April 10, 2010
ASU Drops Two To Pacers
AIKEN, S.C. - Augusta State dropped two Peach Belt Conference games to the 12th ranked USC Aiken Pacers on Saturday afternoon at Roberto Hernandez Stadium.

April 8, 2010
Jags Win On The Road
GAFFNEY, S.C. - Augusta State topped Limestone 5-3 on Thursday afternoon in a non-conference game at Bob Prevatte Field in Gaffney, S.C.

April 7, 2010
Jags Top Anderson, 10-2
ANDERSON, S.C. - Augusta State topped Anderson 10-2 on Wednesday night in a non-conference game at Memorial Stadium in Anderson, S.C.

April 3, 2010
ASU Splits With Falcons
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State split a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader with Montevallo on Saturday afternoon at Jaguar Field. Montevallo took the three-game PBC series 2-1.

April 2, 2010
Blast Propels Falcons Past ASU
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Montevallo jumped out to a 12-1 lead Friday afternoon at Jaguar Field and posted up a 19-6 victory over Augusta State in the first game of a three-game Peach Belt Conference series.

March 28, 2010
Patriots Down ASU, 11-4
AUGUSTA, Ga. - No. 11 Francis Marion defeated the Jaguars 11-4 on Sunday afternoon in the rubber game of the three-game Peach Belt Conference series. The Patriots took the series from Augusta State 2-1.

March 27, 2010
ASU Splits With No. 11 Patriots
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State split with No. 11 Francis Marion in a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader Saturday afternoon at Lake Olmstead Stadium. The Jaguars took game one 5-2 and then dropped 5-4 to the Patriots in the nightcap.

March 26, 2010
Jags Alter Weekend Schedule
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State head baseball coach Chris Cooper announced a schedule change Friday to this weekend’s Peach Belt Conference series with Francis Marion.

March 23, 2010
No. 7 USC Aiken Tops Jags
AUGUSTA, Ga. - The seventh ranked USC Aiken baseball team claimed their second-straight Outback Cup over their rival, the Augusta State Jaguars on Tuesday night at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

March 21, 2010
Jags Top Georgia Southwestern
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State avoided a sweep Sunday afternoon with a 9-6 victory over Georgia Southwestern in the finale of a three-game Peach Belt Conference series at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

March 20, 2010
ASU Drops Two To 'Canes
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Georgia Southwestern swept Augusta State in a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader Saturday afternoon at Lake Olmstead Stadium. The ‘Canes took game one 6-2 and then topped the Jags 8-3 in the nightcap.

March 18, 2010
Jags Fall To No. 24 Erskine 13-8
DUE WEST, S.C. - Augusta State dropped 13-8 to No. 24 Erskine in non-conference baseball action on Thursday afternoon in Due West, S.C.

March 16, 2010
ASU Downs Saints, 14-9
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State topped Limestone 14-9 in a non-conference game on Tuesday afternoon at Jaguar Field.

March 14, 2010
ASU Falls To Bobcats
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Georgia College & State topped Augusta State 13-3 on Sunday afternoon in the rubber game of the three-game Peach Belt Conference series in Milledgeville, Ga. The Bobcats took all three games and the series.

March 13, 2010
Bobcats Take Two From ASU
AUGUSTA, Ga. - The Georgia College & State University baseball team (10-7, 3-2 PBC) defeated Peach Belt Conference (PBC) opponent Augusta State University (7-14, 0-5 PBC) in both contests, taking game one 22-3 and edging the Jaguars in game two 8-6.

March 11, 2010
Diamond Jags Washed Out
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State’s non-conference game with Anderson, scheduled for this afternoon at Lake Olmstead Stadium, has been postponed due to the threat of inclement weather expected for this area.

March 5, 2010
ASU Downs West Liberty, 23-1
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State combined for 19 hits on the day to top West Liberty 23-1 in a non-conference victory on Friday afternoon at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

March 4, 2010
Erskine Edges ASU, 7-5
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Erskine moved out to a 6-0 lead and posted a 7-5 non-conference victory over Augusta State Thursday afternoon at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

March 3, 2010
Pacers Top ASU, 9-3
AIKEN, S.C. - USC Aiken topped Augusta State 9-3 on Wednesday afternoon in game one of the 2nd annual Outback Cup at Roberto Hernandez Stadium in Aiken, S.C.

March 2, 2010
Diamond Jags Alter Schedule
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State’s head baseball coach Chris Cooper announced Tuesday a slight change in time for Thursday’s non-conference matchup with Erskine.

March 1, 2010
Diamond Jags Rescheduled
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Due to the threat of heavy rain and extremely cold weather in the area, USC Aiken and Augusta State will now play the first game of the Second Annual Outback Cup at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, March 3 at Roberto Hernandez Stadium.

February 28, 2010
Jags-West Georgia Rescheduled
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State’s non-conference baseball contest with West Georgia, originally slated for Feb. 9, has been rescheduled for Wednesday, April 28 at 6:00 p.m., in Carrollton, Ga.

February 28, 2010
Saints Hold ASU In Check
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. - Flagler completed a three-game sweep of Augusta State Sunday afternoon, topping the Jaguars 9-5 in a Peach Belt Conference matchup at Flagler Stadium. The series was the conference opener for both squads.

February 27, 2010
Jags Drop PBC Twinbill
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. - Flagler swept a Peach Belt Conference baseball doubleheader from Augusta State Saturday at Flagler Stadium. The twinbill marked the beginning of the PBC schedule for both teams.

February 25, 2010
Jags Roar Back, Edge Coker
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State fell behind 11-1 in the first two innings Thursday afternoon, then battled back with eight runs over the last three innings and escaped New Field with a 15-14 non-conference victory over the Cobras.

February 24, 2010
Diamond Jags Alter Schedule
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State’s non-conference game with Coker, scheduled for this afternoon in Hartsville, S.C., has been postponed due to the threat of inclement weather expected for this area.

February 23, 2010
Armstrong Edges ASU, 3-2
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Armstrong Atlantic State wiggled out of a jam in the ninth inning Tuesday afternoon to edge Augusta State 3-2 in a non-Peach Belt Conference matchup at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

February 23, 2010
Payne Earns League Honors
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State’s Cole Payne was named the Peach Belt Conference Freshman-of-the-Week on Tuesday afternoon, according to an announcement from the league office.

February 20, 2010
ASU Downs Paine, 17-0
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State topped Paine 17-0 on Saturday afternoon in a non-conference game at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

February 19, 2010
Jags Take Down Paine, 15-4
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State used a 9-run sixth inning to pull away from Paine College and post a 15-4 victory Friday night in a non-conference matchup of cross-town rivals at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

February 17, 2010
ASU Hands Lander First Loss, 12-6
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State jumped out to an early lead and never trailed Wednesday afternoon, handing Lander its first loss of the season with a 12-6 victory over the Bearcats at Jaguar Field.

February 14, 2010
Blazers Take Two From ASU
VALDOSTA, Ga. - Valdosta State overcame a pair of deficits Sunday afternoon to sweep a non-conference doubleheader from Augusta State at Billy Grant Field.

February 13, 2010
Blazers Down ASU, 16-2
VALDOSTA, Ga. - Valdosta State pounded out 25 hits as the Blazers defeated Augusta State 16-2 in non-conference baseball action at Billy Grant Field Saturday afternoon.

February 10, 2010
ASU Falls To Coker, 11-6
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State dropped 11-6 to Coker on Wednesday afternoon in a non-conference game at Jaguar Field.

February 9, 2010
Payne Tabbed By PBC
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State’s Cole Payne was named the Peach Belt Conference’s Freshman-of-the-Week Tuesday afternoon, according to an announcement from the league office.

February 9, 2010
ASU-West Georgia Postponed
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State head baseball coach Chris Cooper announced this morning that today’s non-conference game at West Georgia, scheduled for this afternoon at 3:00 p.m., in Carrollton, Ga., has been postponed due to forecasted inclement weather.

February 7, 2010
Jaguars Rally To Gain Split
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State rallied from a 3-0 deficit to earn a split in Sunday’s doubleheader and a split in the four-game, season-opening weekend series with Carson-Newman at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

February 6, 2010
Jags Split Twinbill On Opening Day
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State and Carson-Newman split a season-opening, non-conference doubleheader Saturday at Lake Olmstead Stadium. The twinbill marked the debut of the Jaguars under head coach Chris Cooper, an ASU alum and former assistant coach.

February 4, 2010
Jags' Start Time Pushed Back
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The start time for Augusta State’s baseball season opener with Carson-Newman has been pushed back to a 2:00 p.m. start this afternoon.

February 4, 2010
ASU Season Opener Postponed
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State’s official debut under first-year head baseball coach Chris Cooper will have to wait one more day.

January 27, 2010
ASU Baseball Inks Duo
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State first-year head baseball coach Chris Cooper recently announced the signings of two student-athletes.