Jan. 31, 2013
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Jan. 28-31, 2013
Florida State sophomore right-hander Mike Compton
will miss the 2013 season as he will have Tommy John surgery on
his right elbow. Compton was 12-2 in 18 starts as a freshman
with a 2.87 ERA. He struck out 64 in 91 innings.
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Senior pitcher Tyler Joyner has been dismissed
from the East Carolina baseball program because of an
off-the-field incident last week. Joyner went 6-2 with a 3.01
ERA in 2012. He appeared in 17 games with 12 starts, fanning 68
with 12 walks in 92.2 innings.
Erik Supplee has been named director of baseball
operations at Wake Forest. He was pitching coach and recruiting
coordinator for the past two seasons at Lynchburg College.
Supplee also coached at Longwood and Millersville. He pitched at
Marist, helping the Red Foxes win the 2005 MAAC title and
advance to the NCAA Tournament.
Fans are invited to vote for the Atlantic Sun
Preseason Fan Poll as well as Preseason Player and Pitcher of
the Year. Visit their Facebook page to vote. Balloting ends on
Jan 31 at 11 a.m. ET.
Members of the Kansas State team will sign
autographs on Jan. 30 at 6 p.m. on the concourse on the north
end of Bramlage Coliseum prior to the men’s basketball game
against Texas. The team will be recognized at the second media
timeout of the first half.
Florida State will host its 28th annual Leadoff
Dinner on Feb. 14 at the Duesenberg Banquet Hall at the
Tallahassee Antique Car Museum. A reception begins at 6 p.m.
with dinner at 7 p.m. Head coach Mike Martin will introduce the
Seminoles and talk about the upcoming season.
Orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews will speak
at Furman’s Upstate Diamond Classic on Feb. 14 at the TD
Convention Center. A private reception will be held at 5:30 p.m.
followed by dinner at 7 p.m.
Baylor will have its fifth annual Meet the Team
Dinner on Feb. 11 in the Galloway Suite at Floyd Casey Stadium.
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and dinner begins at 7 p.m. Former Bears
Michael Griffin, Ryan LaMotta, Jeff Mandel and Steven White are
scheduled to attend.
ULM will hold its Fan Day on Feb. 5 at 4:30 p.m.
at Warhawk Field. The team will take batting practice at 4:30
p.m. Coaches and players will meet and greet fans starting at
5:30 p.m., with the opportunity for photos and autographs. The
Warhawks will have an intersquad scrimmage at 6:30 p.m.
Virginia’s Step Up to the Plate fundraiser on
Feb. 1 is sold out. A record number of tickets were sold for the
11th annual event at the John Paul Jones Arena.
Southern Miss head coach Scott Berry will have a
Facebook chat on Feb. 1 from 1 to 2 p.m. Fans can email
questions and post to Twitter @USMGoldenEagles prior to the chat
or post on the Southern Miss Athletics Facebook page during the