Louisiana–Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns baseball

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Louisiana–Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns
Founded: 1903 (1903)
Louisiana–Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns athletic logo

University University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Conference Sun Belt
Location Lafayette, LA
Head Coach Tony Robichaux (20th year)
Home Stadium M.L. Tigue Moore Field
(Capacity: 3,755)
Nickname Ragin' Cajuns
Colors

Vermilion and White

            
College World Series Appearances
2000
NCAA Tournament Appearances
1988, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2013, 2014
Conference Tournament Champions
American South: 1988, 1990, 1991
Sun Belt: 1998, 2014
Conference Champions
Gulf States: 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953
Southland: 1972, 1973
American South: 1989, 1990, 1991
Sun Belt: 1997, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2014

The Louisiana–Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns baseball team represents the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in NCAA Division I college baseball.[1] The Ragin' Cajuns baseball team competes in the Sun Belt Conference. The Ragin' Cajuns play their home games on campus at M.L. Tigue Moore Field, and are currently coached by head coach Tony Robichaux.

In 2014, for the first time, the Cajuns achieved a No. 1 ranking in all major college baseball polls.

History[edit]

Conference membership history[edit]

Stadium[edit]

Head coaches[edit]

Coach Seasons Years W L T Pct
C.J. McNaspy 2 1909–1910
J.G. Lee 5 1912–16 23 19 0 .548
T.R. Mobley 6 1922–27 32 29 2 .524
Cliff Johnson 6 1939–41, 1945–47 27 30 2 .475
Johnny Cain 3 1942–1944
Ray Didier 9 1948–56 137 78 0 .637
Pete Wilson 2 1960–61 23 36 0 .390
Sonny Roy 6 1962–67 88 86 1 .506
Eddie Mouton 1 1968 12 23 0 .343
Bob Banna 3 1969–71 59 47 0 .557
Don Lockwood 9 1972–80 207 197 2 .512
Mel Didier 2 1981–82 73 48 1 .602
Brad Kelley 2 1983–84 68 39 0 .636
Gene Shell 3 1985–87 77 59 0 .566
Emrick Jagneaux 1 1987 8 10 0 .444
Mike Boulanger 7 1988–94 291 141 0 .674
Tony Robichaux 16 1995–present 577 382 1 .602

Year-by-Year Results[edit]

Year Coach Overall Record Conference Record Notes
1995 Tony Robichaux 21-24 12-15; 6th
1996 Tony Robichaux 25-33 15-12; 3rd
1997 Tony Robichaux 43-18 22-5; 1st Starkville, MS Regional
1998 Tony Robichaux 39-22 18-7; 2nd Baton Rouge, LA Regional
1999 Tony Robichaux 42-24 24-9; 2nd Houston, TX Super Regional; Houston, TX Regional champions
2000 Tony Robichaux 49-20 20-10; 2nd T-3 NCAA College World Series; Columbia, SC Super Regional champions; Lafayette, LA Regional champions
2001 Tony Robichaux 28-28 12-15; T-7th
2002 Tony Robichaux 39-22 17-7; 2nd Baton Rouge, LA Regional
2003 Tony Robichaux 29-30 15-9; 3rd
2004 Tony Robichaux 35-23 11-11; 4th
2005 Tony Robichaux 48-19 16-8; 1st New Orleans, LA Regional
2006 Tony Robichaux 39-20 19-5; 2nd
2007 Tony Robichaux 45-17 23-7; 1st College Station, TX Regional
2008 Tony Robichaux 30-29 16-14; T-5th
2009 Tony Robichaux 27-30-1 14-15; 5th
2010 Tony Robichaux 38-22 21-9; T-1st Austin, TX Regional
2011 Tony Robichaux 31-27 18-12; 3rd
2012 Tony Robichaux 23-30 11-19; 10th
2013 Tony Robichaux 43-20 19-11; 3rd Baton Rouge, LA Regional
2014 Tony Robichaux 58-8 26-4; 1st Lafayette, LA Super Regional; Lafayette, LA Regional Champions

Ragin' Cajuns in the NCAA Tournament[edit]

  • The Ragin' Cajuns reached the 2000 College World Series and eventually finished tied for 3rd after defeating Clemson but losing out to Stanford before the title game.
  • Hosted NCAA Regional in 2000 and 2014
  • Hosted NCAA Super Regional in 2014
  • 14 different NCAA Postseason appearances, most recently 2014 Lafayette Super Regional participant

Ragin' Cajuns in the Major Leagues[edit]

Major League Baseball[edit]

Louisiana–Lafayette has had 96 Major League Baseball Draft selections since the draft began in 1965.[2]

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