For Northwestern, It’s All In The Family
One-third of Northwestern’s starting lineup is family: brothers Jack and David Dunn along with their cousin Michael Trautwein. Walter Villa tells their family’s story.
Golden Spikes Spotlight: Missouri’s TJ Sikkema
TJ Sikkema has been a valuable Swiss army knife for Missouri for three years, but he’s enjoying his best season as a junior, ranking fourth in the nation in ERA and leading the Tigers toward regionals.
Etheridge: Mississippi State Preparing To Host Grand Party
Mississippi State’s sweep over Georgia and series win over A&M boosted its Top 8 hopes. With their eye-popping new ballpark, Starkville is prepping for one heckuva regional party.
Louisiana Tech Copes With Tornado’s Aftermath
A deadly tornado destroyed Louisiana Tech’s beloved home field last week, leaving the Bulldogs and the community of Ruston to pick up the pieces.
Golden Spikes Spotlight: EKU’s Aaron Ochsenbein
Eastern Kentucky’s Aaron Ochsenbein has grown into one of the most dominant closers in college baseball. Find out the keys to his star turn as a fifth-year senior this spring.
Golden Spikes Spotlight: Tulane’s Kody Hoese
Tulane’s Kody Hoese almost signed as a draft-eligible sophomore last year. Instead he returned to the Green Wave and has terrorized opposing pitching as a junior, leading the nation with 21 homers.
Texas A&M’s Ducoff Serving As Inspiration In Last Hurrah
Texas A&M’s Jonathan Ducoff seemed to have his life turned upside down by a cancer diagnosis. Now, he’s a premier part of the nation’s No. 7 ranked club.
Golden Spikes Spotlight: Harvard’s Patrick McColl
Harvard’s Patrick McColl tweaked his offensive approach in the offseason and has blossomed into one of the most dangerous hitters in college baseball as a senior.
Golden Spikes Spotlight: California’s Andrew Vaughn
Reigning Golden Spikes Award winner Andrew Vaughn of Cal is having one of the greatest offensive careers in college baseball history, and shows no signs of slowing down.
Florida State Faces Uphill Battle In Martin’s Swan Song
Mike Martin in his final season at Florida State with an incredible postseason streak in tow. But his club is facing an uphill battle in the second half.
Jared Horn’s Emergence Boosts Surging Cal
Jared Horn has worked his way back from an opening day appendectomy to give California the lift it needed in the rotation.
Miami’s Bounceback Duo: Alex Toral, Raymond Gil Grow Through Adversity
Alex Toral and Raymond Gil were high-profile recruits who struggled mightily as freshmen, but they have learned from that adversity and rebounded in a big way as sophomores.
Golden Spikes Spotlight: Georgia Tech’s Kyle McCann
Georgia Tech’s Kyle McCann has grown into one of college baseball’s most fearsome sluggers, while also making big strides behind the plate.
Demie Mainieri Leaves Rich, Lasting Legacy
LSU coach Paul Mainieri learned his craft from one of college baseball’s all-time great coaches: his father Demie, who died recently at age 90. Paul and others who were shaped by Demie shared their memories with Walter Villa.
Uniformity: College Baseball’s New Threads
In our latest Uniformity feature, we look at new uniforms for Georgia Tech, Vanderbilt, UCF, Notre Dame, Indiana, Maryland, Virginia and Mississippi State.
Golden Spikes Spotlight: ASU’s Hunter Bishop
Hunter Bishop is learning to harness is massive raw tools and becoming a big star for Arizona State. His unique family situation has played a big role in his maturation.
ECU’s Mr. Perfect: The Dazzling Rise Of Jake Kuchmaner
East Carolina’s Jake Kuchmaner pitched sparingly as a freshman, but he’s suddenly a big name in college baseball after a remarkable three-game stretch capped by a perfect game.
FGCU’s Joe Kinker Makes Most Of Baseball Rebirth
Just over a year ago, Joe Kinker had given up on his baseball dream. Now he’s among the national batting leaders as a standout freshman for Florida Gulf Coast. Find out how it happened.
Pair Of Two-Sport Talents Make Marks At Citadel
The Citadel’s Tony Skole knows something about being a two-sport athlete — he played football and baseball himself for the Bulldogs. Now he coaches an exciting pair of two-sport talents: Ryan McCarthy and Lane Botkin.
Golden Spikes Spotlight: NMSU’s Nick Gonzales
New Mexico State’s Nick Gonzales leads all of Division I in all three triple crown categories. Find out how he went from an overlooked, undersized high school player to one of college baseball’s premier sluggers.
Meet The New Dude: MSU’s $68 Million Showplace
The sparkling new $68 million Dudy Noble Field at Mississippi State has set a new gold standard for college baseball facilities. We go inside the sport’s newest cathedral.
Golden Spikes Spotlight: Noah Song
Navy’s Noah Song has been utterly dominant early this spring, and his electric stuff is carrying him up draft boards — but pro ball will have to wait.
Golden Spikes Spotlight: UNLV’s Bryson Stott
UNLV shortstop Bryson Stott got off to a torrid start this weekend against Seattle. Find out why the Stott market continues to surge.
Best College Baseball Names: 2019 Edition
What are the best names in college baseball in 2019? We’ve got a comprehensive list of the best ones we found.
Inside The Early-Season Tournament Boom
There are more premier college baseball tournaments scheduled for the first month of the 2019 season than ever before. Walter Villa explores the tourney trend.
Summer Breakout Pitcher: Alek Manoah
West Virginia’s Alek Manoah was one of the big stories of the Cape Cod League season, establishing himself as a workhorse starter and giving his draft stock a huge boost.