Michigan resonates with recruits near and far


Michigan’s Ray Fisher Stadium is a growing destination for players from both coasts.

For five days in May it wasn’t just the opening line to the chorus of the most famous collegiate fight song.

Hail! to the victors valiant

Hail! to the conqu’ring heroes

Hail! Hail! to Michigan

The leaders and best

No, capping a triumphant week in Minneapolis, the Michigan Wolverines were indeed the leaders and the best, champions of the 2015 Big Ten Tournament. Victors of the conference postseason for a Big Ten-tying-best ninth time, the Wolverines were back in the NCAA Tournament for first time since 2008, their 22nd trip to the national tournament. Seeking to solidify the program’s return to one with national relevance, a coast-to-coast recruiting effort has spurred Michigan’s rise.

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Ohio State re-ups with Beals through 2017

The Buckeyes are to be lead by head coach Greg Beals through the 2017.

His contract extended, Greg Beals will lead Ohio State through the 2017 season.

By way of an Ohio Public Records Law request, in obtaining the operating employment agreement of Ohio State head baseball coach Greg Beals, B1G Baseball has learned the Ohio State University Department of Athletics has a new agreement in place with Beals, an agreement for Beals to lead the Buckeye baseball program through the 2017 season.

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End of September roundup


Coaches Skylar Meade (#3) and Graham Sikes (next right) are now aided by Jordan Kuer (second right)

Another month of the offseason has come to an end, only four full months without college baseball remain until Feb. 19’s Universal State Date and the start of the 2016 season. As teams are in the midst of the fall season, several schools taking to the field for end-of-season intra-squad scrimmages, here’s a roundup of the latest news and notes as they related to Big Ten baseball.

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