2016-17 Baseball News

  • Jags Baseball Announces Dugout Club Golf Tournament For Sept. 30 At Forest Hills
    August 10, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University Baseball Dugout Club will host their annual golf tournament on Saturday, Sept. 30 at Forest Hills Golf Club off of Wrightsboro Rd., to support the Augusta Jaguars baseball program.
  • Clint Hardy Inks Deal With Traverse City Beach Bums
    July 31, 2017
    TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. – Augusta University baseball alum Clint Hardy signed a professional contract to play baseball for the Traverse City Beach Bums – a professional member of the East Division of the Frontier League out of Traverse City, Mich.
  • Jaguar Baseball’s Thompson Promoted To Class-A Kane County Cougars
    July 10, 2017
    GENEVA, Ill. – Augusta University baseball alum Cole Thompson (2015-16) was promoted to the Kane County Cougars, a Class-A Minor League Baseball team, affiliated with the Arizona Diamondbacks in Geneva, Ill.
  • Cole Thompson Signs With Arizona Diamondbacks Organization
    June 19, 2017
    HILLSBORO, Ore. – Former Augusta University baseball player, Cole Thompson, signed a Minor League Baseball contract with the Hillsboro Hops, a Class A-Short Season affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks located in Hillsboro, Ore.
  • Augusta Baseball Trio Named Peach Belt All-Academic
    May 02, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference announced the baseball All-Academic team from the league office in Augusta on Tuesday afternoon and three Jaguars made the list. Augusta juniors Brent Alford, Jim Wagner, and senior Cole Janousek represent Augusta University.
  • Augusta Splits Doubleheader At Columbus State To Wrap Season
    April 30, 2017
    COLUMBUS, Ga. – The Augusta University baseball team made their final road trip of the season to Columbus State on Friday and Saturday and split a doubleheader at Burger King Stadium. Augusta (21-25) came back from a two-run deficit against CSU (29-19) in game one and outhit the Cougars 10-9 to steal an 8-3 final score. Columbus grabbed game two 9-4 with 10 hits to AU’s seven.
  • Augusta Eclipses Claflin, 10-4, In Final Home Game Of Season
    April 26, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Hosting their final game of the 2017 season, the Augusta University baseball team won a 10-4 non-conference contest over Claflin University on Wednesday night at Lake Olmstead Stadium. The Jaguars were one hit shy of their season high 19 hits.
  • Augusta Baseball Hosts CSRA Little League Night For Final Home Game April 26
    April 24, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University baseball team welcomes all CSRA little league baseball teams to join the Jaguars for the final home game of the 2017 season on Wednesday, April 26 at 6:00 p.m. vs. the Claflin Panthers in Lake Olmstead Stadium. All CSRA little leaguers are encouraged to wear their uniforms and all little leaguers and families are admitted free of charge.
  • Augusta Takes The Series Over Lander With 7-2 Win On Senior Day
    April 22, 2017
    AIKEN, S.C. – The Augusta University baseball team wrapped up Peach Belt Conference play on Saturday with a doubleheader against the Lander Bearcats and responded from a game-two loss to win 7-2 with 13 hits.
  • Extra-Inning Rally Gives Jags 16-15 Win Over Lander In Slugfest
    April 21, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University baseball team opened play in their final Peach Belt Conference series of the season on Friday afternoon at Lake Olmstead Stadium. The Jaguars came surging back from a seven-run deficit in regulation and pulled out a 16-15 win in the 10th inning. Augusta posted a season high 19 hits in the series-opening game.
  • Augusta Baseball Rearranges Lander Series To April 21-22
    April 20, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University baseball team has moved their Peach Belt Conference series with the Lander Bearcats to Friday and Saturday, April 21-22. Augusta hosts Lander for a 1:00 p.m. single game on Friday, April 21 at Lake Olmstead Stadium and will play a doubleheader on Saturday, April 22 beginning at 3:00 p.m. at Roberto Hernandez Stadium in Aiken, S.C.
  • Wagner Homers In Third Straight Game As Jags Win 6-4 At Valdosta State
    April 19, 2017
    VALDOSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Jaguars traveled to Valdosta State for a midweek non-conference game that was postponed earlier in the season due to weather. The Jags left with a 6-4 win over the Blazers at Billy Grant Field on Wednesday night.
  • Jaguars Split Doubleheader At No. 24 Georgia College
    April 15, 2017
    MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Augusta University baseball team wrapped up their final road series in Peach Belt Conference play on Saturday with a split at No. 24 Georgia College.
  • Augusta Matches Four Hits At Georgia College In 1-0 Loss
    April 14, 2017
    MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Playing in their final regular season Peach Belt Conference road series, the Augusta University baseball team matched Georgia College with four hits, but fell 1-0 in the pitcher’s duel road loss.
  • Augusta Drops Midweek Game To Lenoir-Rhyne, 8-3
    April 12, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University baseball team met the Lenoir-Rhyne Bears on Wednesday night and fell 8-3 in the midweek non-conference game at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
  • Jags Baseball Hosts Augusta Exchange Club Night April 12
    April 10, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University baseball team will welcome the Augusta Exchange Club for the midweek non-conference game on Wednesday, April 12 against Lenoir-Rhyne at 5:00 p.m. in Lake Olmstead Stadium. All members of the Augusta Exchange Club and their families are invited to attend the game and cheer on the Jaguars as they meet the Bears under the lights!
  • Early Lead Doesn’t Last In 6-1 Loss At No. 22 USC Aiken
    April 09, 2017
    AIKEN, S.C. – The Augusta University baseball team took a first-inning lead over USC Aiken on Sunday afternoon, but couldn’t overcome the Pacers to fall 6-1 at Roberto Hernandez Stadium.
  • Augusta Drops Game One To USC Aiken, 5-2
    April 07, 2017
    AIKEN, S.C. – The Augusta University baseball team matched nine hits to the USC Aiken Pacers on Friday night in the Peach Belt Conference series-opening game, but fell 5-2 at Roberto Hernandez Stadium.
  • Big Ninth Inning Wills Augusta To 9-6 Win At Catawba
    April 02, 2017
    SALISBURY, N.C. – The Augusta University baseball team scored five runs in the ninth inning to win a 9-6 non-conference game over the Catawba Indians on Sunday afternoon at Newman Park.
  • Augusta Drops Doubleheader At Catawba
    April 01, 2017
    SALISBURY, N.C. – The Augusta University baseball team lost a pair of non-conference games against the Catawba Indians on Saturday in a non-conference doubleheader at historic Newman Park.
  • Augusta Gets Past Paine College, 6-3
    March 29, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – After being postponed twice earlier in the season, the Augusta University baseball team and Paine College played a midweek non-conference game on Wednesday at Lake Olmstead Stadium and the Jaguars pulled out a 6-3 game.
  • Eighth-Inning Rally Too Late In 4-3 Augusta Loss At Newberry
    March 28, 2017
    NEWBERRY, S.C. – The Augusta University baseball team sparked an eighth-inning rally at Newberry on Wednesday night, but couldn’t complete the comeback to fall 4-3 in non-conference action on the road.
  • Augusta Baseball Hosts Paine College March 29 At Lake Olmstead Stadium
    March 27, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University baseball team will host crosstown rival Paine College on Wednesday, March 29 at 5:00 p.m. in Lake Olmstead Stadium.
  • Augusta Takes Series Over Armstrong With Doubleheader Sweep
    March 25, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University baseball team hosted the Armstrong State Pirates for a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader on Saturday afternoon and pulled out a 5-4 win before taking game two 9-4.
  • Augusta Baseball Opens Series With 9-4 Win Over Armstrong
    March 24, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University baseball team hosted the Armstrong State Pirates for game one of the Peach Belt Conference series on Friday night and the Jaguars won 9-4 at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
  • Augusta Baseball Announces Greek Life Night With The Jags For March 24
    March 23, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University baseball team will host Greek Life Night with the Jags on Friday, March 24 for the Peach Belt Conference game against Armstrong State at 6:00 p.m., in Lake Olmstead Stadium.
  • Augusta Baseball Drops Game Three At No. 3 North Georgia, 7-0
    March 19, 2017
    DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The Augusta University baseball team fell 7-0 to the No. 3 nationally-ranked North Georgia Nighthawks Sunday afternoon in the Peach Belt Conference series finale at Bob Stein Stadium.
  • No. 3 North Georgia Survives Augusta, 1-0
    March 18, 2017
    DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The Augusta University baseball team lost a one run game to the No. 3 North Georgia Nighthawks on Saturday afternoon at Bob Stein Stadium.
  • Jaguars Cruise Past Claflin, 12-5, In Non-Conference Action
    March 14, 2017
    ORANGEBURG, S.C. – The Augusta University baseball team traveled to Claflin University for a non-conference single game on Tuesday night and won 12-5 at Historic Mirmow Field. The victory for Augusta (10-11) over Claflin (6-14) was the second-largest winning margin on the season.
  • Augusta Baseball Splits Doubleheader With UNC Pembroke
    March 11, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University baseball team hosted a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader with the UNC Pembroke Braves on Saturday afternoon and lost 9-8 in 10 innings before dominating the second meeting 11-5 at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
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