2013 Augusta State Baseball News

September 9, 2013
Mortimer, Wachman Join Jags
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar Baseball Program boosted its coaching staff in the offseason with the hiring of Mark Mortimer as the new assistant coach and Robbie Wachman as the new pitching coach for the 2014 baseball campaign.

July 1, 2013
Eller To Lead Jaguar Baseball
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Jason Eller has been appointed the new head coach of the Georgia Regents University Augusta Baseball program, according to an announcement Monday afternoon from GRU Augusta Director of Athletics Clint Bryant.

June 28, 2013
GRU Augusta To Hold Press Conference
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- GRU Augusta Athletics has scheduled a press conference on Monday, July 1 to introduce its new head baseball coach, Director of Athletics Clint Bryant announced Friday afternoon.

May 8, 2013
ASU’s Chris Cooper Reassigned
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Georgia Regents University Augusta Director of Athletics Clint Bryant announced Wednesday afternoon the reassignment of head baseball coach Chris Cooper.

May 6, 2013
ASU Tabs Two On PBC All-Academic Team
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State baseball’s Justin Appel and Kip Custer were named to the Peach Belt Conference’s All-Academic Team Monday morning in a statement released from the conference office in Augusta, Ga.

May 5, 2013
ASU-Flagler Washed Out
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State’s Peach Belt Conference doubleheader with Flagler, slated for a noon start on Sunday, has been cancelled.

May 4, 2013
Flagler Hits Past ASU, 5-1
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State dropped a Peach Belt Conference game 5-1 to the Flagler Saints Saturday afternoon on Jaguar Field.

May 3, 2013
ASU-Flagler Start Times Adjusted
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Augusta State Baseball closes out its 2013 season this weekend when the Jaguars host Flagler College in a three-game Peach Belt Conference series.

April 27, 2013
No. 22 Braves Outlast Jags
AUGUSTA Ga. – Augusta State rallied to tie the game in the bottom of the eighth inning Saturday afternoon against the UNC Pembroke Braves, but fell 5-4 on Jaguar Field after an ASU error in the ninth scored the winning run.

April 26, 2013
ASU Readjusts Single Game with Braves
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State’s single game with No. 22 UNC Pembroke on Saturday, April 26 has been rescheduled for an early time due to a statement from the Jaguar Athletic Department on Friday morning.

April 26, 2013
No. 22 Braves Sweep Double Feature
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State outhit UNC Pembroke 12-to-8 but fell in game one 7-5 before dropping the sequel 10-6 on Jaguar Field in a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader Friday afternoon.

April 25, 2013
ASU Reschedules With Braves
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State’s Peach Belt Conference series with No. 22 UNC Pembroke on Jaguar Field this weekend has been pushed forward due to expected inclement weather throughout the weekend.

April 24, 2013
No.3 Pacers Pound ASU
AIKEN, S.C. – The No. 3 ranked USC Aiken Pacers swept the 2013 Outback Cup with a 12-2 win in game five of the cross-town series on Wednesday night at Roberto Hernandez Stadium.

April 21, 2013
Jags Swept On The Road
FLORENCE, S.C. – Francis Marion won its third consecutive 8-0 game over Augusta State on Sunday afternoon to complete the Peach Belt Conference series sweep at Sparrow Stadium.

April 20, 2013
Patriots Shutout ASU
FLORENCE, S.C. – Augusta State was shutout 8-0 twice in a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader to the Francis Marion Patriots Saturday afternoon in Florence, S.C.

April 18, 2013
Forecast Pushes ASU-Francis Marion Series
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State’s Peach Belt Conference weekend series at Francis Marion has been adjusted for a later time, due to a statement from the Francis Marion Athletic Department Thursday morning.

April 9, 2013
Erskine Edges ASU
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State dropped a non-conference single game at home to Erskine 11-2 before falling by one run in the seventh inning of game two 7-6 on Jaguar Field Tuesday afternoon.

April 6, 2013
Jaguars Fall Twice To USC Aiken
AIKEN, S.C.- Augusta State fell twice to USC Aiken 7-to-7 and 6-to-4 in Roberto Hernandez Stadium Saturday afternoon in a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader.

April 5, 2013
Pacers Swing Past ASU, 7-1
AIKEN, S.C. – The Jaguars lost at rival USC Aiken 7-1 Friday night in a Peach Belt Conference single game in Roberto Hernandez Stadium.

March 30, 2013
YHC Takes Two From ASU
YOUNG HARRIS, Ga. -- Young Harris swept Augusta State in a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader Saturday afternoon at Zell B. Miller Field.

March 29, 2013
Young Harris Hammers Jags
YOUNG HARRIS, Ga. -- Young Harris broke open the game with a 10-run sixth inning Friday afternoon and rolled to a 15-0 Peach Belt Conference victory over Augusta State at Zell B. Miller Field.

March 27, 2013
No. 6 USC Aiken Rallies Past Jaguars, 4-1
AUGUSTA, Ga. – No. 6 USC Aiken rallied past Augusta State Wednesday night to take a 4-1 final score in extra innings at Lake Olmstead Stadium in the first meeting of the Outback Cup.

March 25, 2013
ASU Drops Game Three
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Augusta State’s 7-3 loss to Georgia College Monday afternoon on John Kurtz Field sealed the Peach Belt Conference series sweep for the Bobcats.

March 24, 2013
Bobcats Sweep ASU
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Georgia College’s walk-off win in the ninth inning of game two over Augusta State, sealed the Peach Belt Conference series sweep with the Bobcats winning the doubleheader 7-1 and 7-6 Sunday afternoon on John Kurtz Field.

March 23, 2013
ASU-Georgia College Postponed
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State has moved its doubleheader of the Peach Belt Conference Series with Georgia College, back one day due to inclement weather, according to a statement Saturday Morning from Jaguar Head Coach Chris Cooper.

March 20, 2013
Newberry Outlasts Jags, 13-9
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State allowed a season-high 20 hits from five pitchers in the 13-9 loss to Newberry in a non-conference game Wednesday night at Lake Olmstead.

March 19, 2013
Jaguars Rally Past Trojans
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State avenged its Feb. 14 loss to Anderson with a 9-5 comeback win Tuesday night in a non-conference game against the Trojans at Lake Olmstead Stadium .

March 16, 2013
ASU Swept By No.5 Lander
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Lander Bearcats recorded 13 hits in each game of the doubleheader Saturday afternoon, to sweep Augusta State 14-9 and 11-5 at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

March 15, 2013
No. 5 Lander Handles Jags, 7-1
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Augusta State dropped a Peach Belt Conference single game at Lake Olmstead Stadium Friday night to the Lander Bearcats, 7-1.

March 12, 2013
ASU Falls To Flying Fleet, 12-4
DUE WEST, S.C. – Augusta State belted 12 hits for only four runs in the 12-4 loss at Erskine College in Due, West S.C., Tuesday afternoon in a non-conference single game on Grier Field.

March 10, 2013
Saints Come From Behind, 4-3
AUGUSTA, Ga. – After the opening doubleheader where each team combined for 34 runs, the Augusta State Jaguars ended the Peach Belt Conference series against the North Georgia Saints with a Sunday afternoon 4-3 loss at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

March 9, 2013
ASU Splits With North Georgia
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State earned a twin bill split with the North Georgia Saints Saturday afternoon in a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader, taking game one 15-4 and dropping the second affair 12-3 at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

March 6, 2013
Jags Handle Paine, 9-5
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State registered 18 hits and three homeruns to defeat Paine College for the second day in a row, winning 9-5 at Lions Field on Wednesday afternoon.

March 5, 2013
ASU Downs Paine, 12-6
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State notched 10 hits for 12 runs Tuesday afternoon at Jaguar Field, to take a single non-conference game over the Paine College Lions 12-6.

March 2, 2013
ASU Splits At Stillman
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Augusta State split the twin bill at Stillman, winning game one 10-5 with 12 hits and dropping game two 2-1 on a late game homerun Saturday afternoon.

February 27, 2013
Newberry Survives ASU, 3-1
NEWBERRY, S.C. – Augusta State outhit Newberry, but the Wolves were able to respond on the game’s lone error for a 3-1 win Wednesday night at Smith Road Complex.

February 24, 2013
Cougars Sweep ASU
COLUMBUS, Ga. – Augusta State dropped two Peach Belt Conference games at Columbus State 9-2 and 14-5 Sunday afternoon to give the Cougars a three-game weekend series sweep.

February 23, 2013
Jags Fall At Columbus State
COLUMBUS, Ga. – Augusta State dropped a Peach Belt Conference single game to Columbus State 6-1 Saturday night on Ragsdale Field at Cougar Stadium.

February 22, 2013
ASU-Columbus State Reshuffled
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State’s Peach Belt Conference series at Columbus State has been moved due to current inclement weather, according to a statement from Columbus State officials.

February 20, 2013
ASU-Paine Postponed Again
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State has postponed its rescheduled non-conference matchup with Paine College due to inclement weather, Jaguar head coach Chris Cooper announced Wednesday afternoon.

February 19, 2013
ASU-Paine Rescheduled
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State’s non-conference single game at Paine College has been adjusted due to unplayable conditions, according to an announcement from Jaguar head coach Chris Cooper.

February 18, 2013
Jags Drop Game Three To Pirates
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Armstrong Atlantic avoided the weekend sweep in the 10-2 Peach Belt Conference victory over Augusta State Monday afternoon at Lake Olmstead.

February 17, 2013
ASU Sweeps #26 Armstrong
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State (5-4) swept #26 Armstrong Atlantic (6-2) 9-2 and 5-4 Sunday afternoon in a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

February 16, 2013
ASU-Armstrong Series Adjusted
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State Baseball’s Peach Belt Conference series vs. Armstrong Atlantic has been pushed back a day due to weather concerns, according to an announcement Saturday morning from Jaguar head coach Chris Cooper.

February 14, 2013
Anderson Tops Jaguars
ANDERSON, S.C. – Anderson jumped out to an early lead Thursday afternoon and registered a 13-2 non-conference victory over Augusta State at Memorial Stadium.

February 14, 2013
ASU-Flagler Series Shifted
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State’s Peach Belt Conference series vs. Flagler, originally slated for April 13-14 in Augusta, has been rescheduled according to an announcement Thursday from Jaguar head coach Chris Cooper.

February 13, 2013
Diamond Jags Washed Out
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State's non-conference matchup with Anderson has been rescheduled due to harsh weather conditions.

February 11, 2013
Diamond Jags-Erskine Rescheduled
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State’s non-conference matchup with Erskine Tuesday afternoon at Lake Olmstead Stadium has been postponed due to expected inclement weather.

February 10, 2013
West Georgia Takes Two From ASU
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State rallied twice in game two to tie the game, but fell in the eleventh off a West Georgia single to left-center field. The Wolves took both games on Sunday afternoon 7-3, 4-3, after the Jags won the single affair on Saturday.

February 9, 2013
Jags Roll Past Wolves, 7-2
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State (3-1) earned its third win of the season on Saturday afternoon with a 7-2 win over the West Georgia Wolves (3-2) at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

February 2, 2013
Jaguars Claim Carson-Newman Series
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Winning the single game on Friday afternoon 10-6, the Augusta State Jaguars returned to Lake Olmstead Stadium on Saturday, Feb. 2 to split the doubleheader – winning game one 5-4 and dropping the second 10-0.

February 1, 2013
ASU Baseball Starts Season Strong
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Bringing in the 2013 season with a win, the Augusta State Jaguars handled Carson-Newman 10-6 Friday afternoon in the first outing of the three-game series at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

January 28, 2013
ASU Prepped For Opening Day
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- After reconstructing the roster since his tenure began in 2010, Augusta State Head Baseball Coach Chris Cooper looks to the 2013 season as a launching point for brand new talent/

January 24, 2013
Diamond Jags Season Tickets Available
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- With Opening Day for Augusta State Baseball only eight days away, season tickets for the 2013 Diamond Jaguar season are now on sale.

January 9, 2013
Diamond Jags Unveil 2013 Slate
AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Opening day is set for the 2013 Augusta State Baseball season, with the first pitch slated for Friday, Feb. 1 in the annual season opener against the Carson-Newman Eagles at Lake Olmstead Stadium.