Knocking it out of the park

Academic Progress Rates in baseball have risen steadily from 933.3 in 2003-04 (the first year the data were compiled) to 973.0 in the most recent year. Graduation Success Rates also jumped by 7 percentage points recently and are at their highest levels since reporting began.

Dan Guerrero: Pioneering role model who followed his dreams

Growing up in a blue-collar town in southern California, Dan Guerrero placed his hope for a better life in sports and the pursuit of a college degree.  Knowing he wanted to excel in sports and in life, he looked to his community’s heavyweight boxing stars, fellow Hispanics and other minority athletes for inspiration. One of those athletes just happened to be Jackie Robinson.

Tampa wins seventh DII baseball title

The University of Tampa and Catawba College produced plenty of stellar work on the mound throughout the season, and when the two squared off with the national championship trophy on the line, Tampa pitcher Michael Calkins’ brilliant effort secured a national championship.

Thirteenth time is the charm for SUNY Cortland

SUNY Cortland finally knows the feeling of being the national champion after sweeping the best-of-three championship series over the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.


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