2013-14 Baseball News

June 30, 2014
Jags To Host NIKE Baseball Camp July 14-17
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar Baseball Program announced plans to host a NIKE Baseball Camp back in April and the chance is almost over to sign up! Sponsored by NIKE Baseball, the camp runs from July 14-17 at Jaguar Field next to Christenberry Fieldhouse off Wrightsboro Road.

June 26, 2014
Jaguar Baseball Stays Local
AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta Baseball has added local standouts Clint Hardy, Tony Jones, and Christopher Michals for the upcoming 2015 season, along with Taylor Glover, Adam Grice, and David Rivera.

May 23, 2014
Former Coach And Player Vying For High School Baseball Titles
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Former Jaguar Baseball player Stuart Chester, now head coach at Cartersville High School and former assistant coach Jamie Corr, now the head coach at Lambert High School - are playing for high school baseball state titles this Saturday, May 24th.

April 28, 2014
Senior Trio Lands PBC All-Academic Awards
AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta Baseball landed a trio of seniors on the 2014 Peach Belt Conference All-Academic team with Ryan Khan earning a spot on the team of 21 student-athletes, while Kip Custer and Ross Miles were named honorable mention according to a release from the league office Friday, April 25th.

April 27, 2014
Jags Can’t Complete Sweep At No. 23 UNCP
PEMBROKE, N.C. - GRU Augusta couldn’t complete the Peach Belt Conference series sweep, falling 15-4 in the game-three loss to No. 23 UNC Pembroke on Sunday afternoon at Cox Field after the Jaguars outscored the Braves 23-to-14 in the first two meetings.

April 26, 2014
Jags Take 2-0 Lead In Series With 14-6 Rally At UNCP
PEMROKE, N.C. – After getting the save in last night’s victory, Jaguar senior slinger Clint Echols started the second meeting to hold off UNC Pembroke in 7.1 innings of work where the Jags totaled 16 hits for a 14-6 Peach Belt Conference win on Saturday afternoon.

April 25, 2014
Jags Outlast No. 23 UNC Pembroke, 9-8
PEMBROKE, N.C. – GRU Augusta went down in the first inning to No. 23 UNC Pembroke, but knocked 12 hits to get back ahead and outlast the Braves Friday night for a 9-8 Peach Belt Conference victory in game one of the series at Sammy Cox Field.

April 23, 2014
Jags’ Rally Not Enough At No. 16 USC Aiken
AIKEN, S.C. – A Jaguar rally in the fourth inning cut the rival contest to a run-one affair, but wasn’t enough to outlast No. 16 USC Aiken as GRU Augusta fell 14-5 on Wednesday night in Roberto Hernandez Stadium.

April 20, 2014
Patriots Hold Off Jags To Take Series
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars gave up a run in the first and second inning and never overcame as the Francis Marion Patriots built a 10-1 lead in game three of the Peach Belt Conference series on Easter Sunday to take the win at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

April 19, 2014
Jags Split Double Feature With Francis Marion
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars outlasted Francis Marion 2-1 in game one of the Peach Belt Conference series behind senior Kip Custer’s 8.1 innings pitched and dropped game two 4-1 to split the doubleheader Saturday afternoon at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

April 17, 2014
Baseball Moves Francis Marion Series To Saturday-Sunday
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Due to expected inclement weather, the Jaguar Baseball program has rescheduled their Peach Belt Conference series with Francis Marion to Saturday, April 19 for a 1:00 p.m. doubleheader and Sunday, April 20 for a single game at 2:00 p.m.

April 16, 2014
Jags Drop Last Non-Conference Game At Coker
HARTSVILLE, S.C. – The Jaguars concluded non-conference action for the season on Wednesday afternoon in a 7-0 loss at Coker in Hartsville, S.C., at Tom J. New Field.

April 16, 2014
Baseball To Host NIKE Junior Jaguar Camp
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar Baseball Program has announced plans to host the Jaguar Junior Camp, sponsored by NIKE Baseball Camps, from June 23-26 and July 14-17 at Jaguar Field next to Christenberry Fieldhouse off Wrightsboro Road.

April 13, 2014
No. 17 USC Aiken Outlasts Jags 2-1 In Game Three
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Jaguar starter Clint Echols posted his longest outing of the season in his complete game of work, keeping No. 17 USC Aiken to only two runs on four hits in the 2-1 Peach Belt Conference loss to the Pacers on Sunday afternoon at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

April 12, 2014
Jags Drop Game 2 To No. 17 USC Aiken
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars took a 1-0 lead in the first inning of game two of the Peach Belt Conference series against No. 17 USC Aiken, but went on to give up 25 hits to the Pacers in the 19-7 loss Saturday afternoon at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

April 11, 2014
Jags Trail Early, Fall 6-3 To No. 17 USC Aiken
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Jaguars gave up three runs to No. 17 USC Aiken in the first inning and never recovered to fall 6-3 in game one of the three-game Peach Belt Conference series at Lake Olmstead Stadium Friday night.

April 11, 2014
Jags Host No. 17 USC Aiken Tonight
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Jaguars play host to a three-game Peach Belt Conference series with the No. 17 USC Aiken Pacers, beginning with a 6:30 p.m. single game tonight at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

April 9, 2014
GRU Augusta Drops Fourth Meeting With Erskine
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars made up the single non-conference game with the Erskine Flying Fleet on Wednesday afternoon to fall 15-3 at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

April 7, 2014
Jags Push Erskine Game To Wednesday
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar Baseball program was forced to postpone their single non-conference game with the Erskine Flying Fleet to Wednesday at Lake Olmstead Stadium for a 4:00 p.m. first pitch.

April 5, 2014
Jags Take Game One Over Flagler, 5-3
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – The GRU Augusta Jaguars went into Flagler on Saturday afternoon to take game one of the Peach Belt Conference series 5-3 over the Saints, before game two was suspended in the bottom of the seventh inning due to inclement weather.

April 5, 2014
Jags Sweep Peach Belt Series At Flagler
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – GRU Augusta and Flagler resumed game two of the Peach Belt Conference series on Sunday afternoon, after play was suspended on Saturday due to rain, for the Jaguars to take the first and second game to complete the series sweep over the Flagler Saints.

April 1, 2014
Jags Unload The Bullpen In 10-2 Loss To Newberry
The GRU Augusta Jaguars went down 2-0 off a home run in the first inning of the single non-conference game for the Newberry Wolves to take a 10-2 final on Tuesday afternoon at Jaguar Field.

March 30, 2014
Jags Split Doubleheader With Young Harris
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars evened the Peach Belt Conference series with a 9-3 win in the first game of the doubleheader and scored four runs in the ninth inning of game two to nearly pull off the comeback against Young Harris who hung on for a 7-6 win to take the series.

March 29, 2014
Jags Drop Game One To Young Harris
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars got the leadoff man on base in the first five innings, but couldn’t overcome 10 strikeouts from Young Harris starter Justin Cooper as GRU Augusta fell 12-2 on Saturday night in game one of the Peach Belt Conference series.

March 27, 2014
GRU Augusta Postpones Young Harris Series
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Jaguar Baseball’s Peach Belt Conference series with Young Harris, originally scheduled for Friday night and Saturday for a doubleheader at Lake Olmstead, has been moved to Saturday night and Sunday due to expected rain in the Augusta area.

March 26, 2014
Jags Fold To Valdosta State, 5-3
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars matched nine hits with the Valdosta State Blazers, but couldn’t overcome a late run to fall 5-3 in a single non-conference game at Lake Olmstead Stadium Wednesday night.

March 24, 2014
Tyler Brown Named PBC Freshman Of The Week
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Jaguar Baseball newcomer Tyler Brown was named Peach Belt Conference Freshman of the Week after recording his second win of the year where he held No. 7 Georgia College to just one run on five hits.

March 22, 2014
Jags Spilt Doubleheader With No. 7 Georgia College
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars ended their five-game losing streak and denied No. 7 Georgia College their 10th consecutive win as GRU Augusta took game one 7-1 before falling 6-2 in the Peach Belt Conference doubleheader at Lake Olmstead Stadium. With the game two win, the Bobcats won the series 3-1 after last night’s 4-3 victory.

March 21, 2014
Jags Give Up Late Homer To No. 7 Georgia College In 4-3 Loss
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars had the lead and then carried a 3-all ball game into the eighth inning only for No. 7 Georgia College to knock a game-changing home run to take a 4-3 final Friday night in game one of the Peach Belt Conference series at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

March 20, 2014
Jags Set Courageous Christopher Birthday Bash
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Baseball program announced that they will hold a barbeque and celebration for the ninth birthday of Courageous Christopher (Christopher Thompson), the teams adopted fan who is battling a brain tumor, on Saturday, March 29 during the Peach Belt Conference doubleheader between the Jaguars and Young Harris.

March 20, 2014
Anderson Avenges Previous Loss With 9-4 Win
AUGUSTA, Ga. –The Jaguars matched 10 hits with Anderson, but left nine men on base to fall 9-4 at non-conference Anderson on Thursday afternoon at Memorial Stadium.

March 19, 2014
Baseball Today Cancelled With Newberry
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar Baseball program was forced to call off today’s single non-conference game with the Newberry Wolves due to unplayable conditions at Lake Olmstead.

March 18, 2014
Jags Push Anderson Game To This Thursday
AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta and Anderson’s single non-conference game scheduled for tonight at 6:00 p.m. has be postponed until Thursday at 3:00 p.m. in Anderson, S.C.

March 15, 2014
Jags Drop Doubleheader At No. 4 Lander
GREENWOOD, S.C. – The Jaguars dropped the Peach Belt Conference doubleheader at No. 4 Lander on Saturday afternoon to give the Bearcats a three-game sweep of the series at Dolny Stadium.

March 14, 2014
Jaguars Drop Game One At No. 4 Lander
GREENWOOD, S.C. – The Jaguars took an early lead over the No. 4 Lander Bearcats, but couldn’t overcome a big fourth inning as they fell 6-3 in game one Friday night to start their fourth Peach Belt Conference series of the year.

March 11, 2014
Jags Use Big First Inning To Hold Off Fleet
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Seven first-inning hits for five runs was enough for the Jaguars to hold on to an eventual 6-4 non-conference win over the Erskine Flying Fleet Tuesday afternoon at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

March 9, 2014
Jags Take North Georgia Series With 5-4 Win
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The Jaguars took an early 4-0 lead in game three at North Georgia and held off a Nighthawks comeback to seal a 5-4 Peach Belt Conference win Sunday afternoon at Bob Stein Stadium.

March 8, 2014
Jags Split Double Feature At North Georgia
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The Jaguars won 8-2 behind senior Kip Custer’s game-one start, but were shutout 11-0 in game two at North Georgia to split the Peach Belt Conference doubleheader on Saturday afternoon at Bob Stein Stadium.

March 4, 2014
Jaguars Win Third Straight, 9-2
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta Jaguars beat the Paine Lions 9-2 in non-conference action at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Tuesday night for their third consecutive win.

March 3, 2014
Baseball Announces HCCU Night This Tuesday
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Tuesday is Health Center Credit Union Night at the Ball Park! The Jaguar Baseball program has announced that the Health Center Credit Union (HCCU), the official financial institution for Georgia Regents University will be sponsoring the Jags home game on Friday, March 4 at 6:00 p.m. with Paine College at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

March 2, 2014
Jags Sweep Lindenwood Doubleheader
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars swept a non-conference doubleheader at Lake Olmstead Stadium Sunday afternoon as they beat the Lindenwood Lions 6-2 and 8-3.

February 28, 2014
Erskine Blanks Jags, 13-0
DUE WEST, S.C. – In the second of four meetings with Erskine, the Jaguars fell 13-0 on Friday afternoon with the Flying Fleet totaling 20 hits off seven Jaguar pitchers at Grier Field.

February 27, 2014
Jags Reset Weekend For Sunday Home Doubleheader
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar Baseball program has replaced this Saturday’s single non-conference game at Lake Olmstead Stadium against Erskine, with a non-conference doubleheader this Sunday with Lindenwood (MO) for a 12:00 p.m. start at LOS.

February 22, 2014
Cougars Take Series With Doubleheader Sweep
AUGUSTA, Ga. – After dropping the single game on Friday, the Jaguars fell twice to the Columbus State Cougars on Saturday afternoon in a Peach Belt Conference series at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

February 21, 2014
Cougars Use 13 Hits For 11-2 Win
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars were outhit 13-to-7 in the 11-2 Peach Belt Conference loss to the Columbus State Cougars at Lake Olmstead Stadium Friday night.

February 20, 2014
Hunter Boose Named National Hitter Of The Week
AUGUSTA, Ga. – He hit .750 in a three-game Peach Belt Conference series at Armstrong with a 1.417 slugging percentage, and now sophomore Hunter Boose has been named the NCAA Division II National Hitter of the Week by the National Collegiate Baseball Writer’s Association.

February 19, 2014
Wolves Withstand GRU Augusta, 8-4
NEWBERRY, S.C. – GRU Augusta gave up a 3-1 lead to the Newberry Wolves on two big innings to fall 8-4 at Smith Road Complex in non-conference action Wednesday afternoon.

February 19, 2014
Peach Belt Names Sophomore Hunter Boose Baseball Player of the Week
AUGUSTA, Ga. - Sophomore Hunter Boose hit .750 in a three-game series at Armstrong with a 1.417 slugging percentage. The sophomore went 5-for-6 in the opener with two doubles and four RBI as the Jaguars won 13-6.

February 18, 2014
Gilbert Gives Jags 4-3 Win With Late Double
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar Baseball team responded after going down twice Monday afternoon against the Anderson Trojans, taking a 4-3 lead in the bottom of the eighth off a Connor Gilbert double to deep left center where they held on for the win.

February 16, 2014
Armstrong Takes Series With 5-3 Win
SAVANNAH, Ga. – The Armstrong Pirates climbed from a 2-0 deficit to outhit GRU Augusta 11-to-9 and win a 5-3 game in game three of the Peach Belt Conference series on Pirate Field.

February 15, 2014
Jags Split Peach Belt Opener At Armstrong
SAVANNAH, Ga. – The Jaguars opened Peach Belt Conference play Saturday morning by putting up 21 hits on the Armstrong Pirates for a game one 13-6 victory before falling 12-3 in game two on Pirate Field.

February 10, 2014
Jaguars Fall To Flying Fleet, 11-1
DUE WEST, S.C. – The Jaguar Baseball team played their fourth game in three days to drop an 11-1 non-conference game on Monday afternoon against the Erskine Flying Fleet on Grier Field.

February 9, 2014
Baseball Resets Erskine Game For 2pm Tomorrow
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar Baseball team has rescheduled its single non-conference game at Erskine for tomorrow, Monday Feb. 10 at 2:00 p.m. due to approaching negative weather.

February 9, 2014
Jaguars Take Series At West Georgia With 6-1 Win
CARROLTON, Ga. – The Jaguar Baseball team cleaned up at West Georgia to win the series 2-1 with a 6-1 game-three final over the Wolves led by GRU Augusta freshman Frank Warren’s productive seven innings pitched

February 8, 2014
GRU Augusta Splits Doubleheader at West Georgia
CARROLTON, Ga. - The Diamond Jaguars won their second consecutive game with a 4-1 victory over West Georgia before they fell 13-4 in game two to the Wolves in a non-conference doubleheader Saturday afternoon on Cole Field.

February 2, 2014
Boose’s Walkoff Double Gives Jags 3-2 Win
AUGUSTA, Ga. – GRU Augusta sophomore Hunter Boose ripped a double down the left-field line in the bottom of the ninth to score two Jaguars for a 3-2 walk-off victory over Carson-Newman Sunday afternoon at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

February 1, 2014
Carson-Newman Takes Two From Jags In Opener
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The 2014 Jaguar Baseball team dropped the season-opening doubleheader 6-1, 4-3 to the Carson-Newman Eagles Saturday afternoon in non-conference action at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

January 28, 2014
Jags Plan “Coach Terry Childers Day”
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar Baseball program has announced plans for “Coach Terry Childers Day” to take place on Sunday, Feb. 2 at Lake Olmstead Stadium as part of GRU Augusta’s opening weekend festivities beginning with the season-opener on Saturday, Feb. 1 with a non-conference doubleheader against Carson Newman at 1:00 p.m.

January 16, 2014
Jaguar Baseball Releases Online Prospectus
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguars have unveiled their online media guide for the upcoming 2014 baseball season.

January 7, 2014
Jaguar Baseball Lifts Lid On 2014 Slate
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The 2014 Jaguar Baseball team announced its schedule for the upcoming campaign Tuesday afternoon – highlighted by 24 home games at Lake Olmstead Stadium beginning on Saturday, Feb. 1.

December 20, 2013
Diamond Jags Ink 10 In Early Signing
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Jaguar Baseball head coach Jason Eller has announced that 10 student-athletes have signed their National Letters of Intent during the early-signing period to attend Georgia Regents University and play for the Jaguars in 2015.

November 6, 2013
Jags Announce Holiday Clinic
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar Baseball program and NIKE announced Wednesday morning plans to host the first GRU Augusta/ NIKE Holiday Baseball Clinic on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 21-22 at Jaguar Field to the first 50 players to sign up. Jaguar Field is located at the Forest Hills Campus of Georgia Regents University, off of Wrightsboro Rd.

October 25, 2013
Diamond Jags Outlast Indians
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The 2014 Diamond Jaguars got their first look at competition this fall, aside from inter-squad scrimmages, in a 9-7 win over junior-college school USC Salkehatchie on Sunday afternoon, Oct. 20 at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

October 9, 2013
GRU Augusta Hard At Work
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Jaguar Baseball program has been busy this fall at Lake Olmstead Stadium, practicing fundamentals, working on skills and playing inter-squad games three days a week to get prepared for the 2014 season.

September 27, 2013
Jags Baseball Sets ‘Chicken & Waffle Sunday’
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Jaguar Baseball Head Coach Jason Eller recently announced that Nana G’s, a popular chicken and waffles food truck from Atlanta, Ga., will be serving their famous menu on Sunday, Oct. 20 for the Jags’ scrimmage game with the USC Salkahatchie Indians at 1:00 p.m. at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

September 20, 2013
Diamond Jags Add 13 In Offseason
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Head Coach Jason Eller stayed busy after taking the helm of the Jaguar Baseball program on Monday, July 1, signing 13 players for the 2014 Diamond Jags campaign.