CLINTON – The Ashford University baseball team has a new assistant coach.
AU Director of Athletics, Meg Schebler, introduced Michael Mendoza as the newest member of the Saints coaching staff on Wednesday.
"We are happy to have Coach Mendoza join the baseball staff," Schebler said. "His playing experience and passion for the game will be an asset to the program. We look forward to his contributions."
CLINTON – Five Ashford University baseball players were included on a list of 266 student-athletes from around the nation who were awarded Daktronics NAIA Scholar-Athlete recognition on Wednesday.
Senior outfielder Michael Bruns made his second consecutive appearance on the award list while seniors Damil Reyes and Zach Smerz and juniors Tomas Chardon and Ian Hamilton rounded out the AU representation on the 2012-13 list.
TOWSON, Md. – Senior outfielder Michael Bruns has been named to the Capital One Academic All-America® College Division Second Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
The College Division baseball teams are comprised of student-athletes from NAIA, Canadian and two-year institutions and were announced Tuesday morning, May 28.
CLINTON – Three Ashford University baseball student-athletes have been named Capital One Academic All-District® First-Team All-District 5, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Seniors Michael Bruns and Zach Smerz, along with sophomore R.J. Roberts, all landed on the award list, which was announced Thursday.
VICTORIA, Texas – The Ashford University baseball team was ousted from the 2013 Association of Independent Institutions (A.I.I.) Championships on Thursday, when the team suffered a 13-3 loss to Fisher College (Mass.).
The result marked AU's second loss in as many days during the double-elimination tournament.