Georgia Southern Eagles baseball
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|Georgia Southern Eagles baseball|
|2017 Georgia Southern Eagles baseball team|
|University||Georgia Southern University|
|Head coach||Rodney Hennon (18th season)|
J. I. Clements Stadium |
Blue and White|
|College World Series appearances|
|NCAA regional champions|
|NCAA Tournament appearances|
|1973, 1974, 1979, 1980, 1987, 1990, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2009, 2011 2014|
|Conference tournament champions|
SoCon: 1996, 2000, 2002, 2009, 2011, 2014 |
TAAC: 1980, 1985, 1986, 1987
The Georgia Southern Eagles baseball team is the intercollegiate baseball team representing Georgia Southern University. It began in 1933. The program competes in NCAA Division I. The team is led by head coach Rodney Hennon, who is in his 15th year at Georgia Southern. The Eagles are part of the Sun Belt Conference.
The team went to the College World Series in 1973 and 1990 and has appeared in 13 NCAA regionals. The Eagles were the NAIA National Champions in 1962, sweeping Portland State. The Eagles have won 8 SoCon Championships, coming in 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2009 and, most recently, in 2011, when they beat Samford University 1-0. In 2008, the Eagles set an NCAA record when they hit 14 home runs in a single game.
- Head Coach: Rodney Hennon
- Assistant Coach: Chris Moore
- Assistant Coach: B.J. Green
J. I. Clements Stadium
J. I. Clements Stadium, built in 2005, is the home venue of the program. It is named after former Eagles coach J. I. Clements and has a capacity of 3,000 spectators.
- #1 (former head coach Jack Stallings)
- #20 (All-America Todd Greene)
- Everett Teaford (Kansas City Royals)
- Victor Roache, All-American outfielder
- Eric Phillips , (Toronto Blue Jays )
- GSU Identification Standards Guide (PDF). April 19, 2016. Retrieved January 20, 2017.
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