Liberty Flames baseball

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Liberty Flames baseball
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Founded 1974 (1974)
University Liberty University
Conference Big South
Location Lynchburg, VA
Head coach Scott Jackson
Home stadium Liberty Baseball Stadium
(Capacity: 2,500)
Nickname Flames
Colors Red, White, and Blue[1]
              
NCAA Tournament appearances
1993, 1998, 2000, 2013, 2014
Conference tournament champions
Big South: 2013

The Liberty Flames baseball team is a varsity intercollegiate athletic team of Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia, United States.[2] The team is a member of the Big South Conference, which is part of the National Collegiate Athletic Association's Division I. Liberty's first baseball team was fielded in 1974. The team plays its home games at Liberty Baseball Stadium in Lynchburg, Virginia. The Flames are coached by Scott Jackson.[3] The team colors are red, white and blue.[4]

Year-by-year results[edit]

Season Coach Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Records unavailable (1974–2005)
Big South Conference (2006–present)
2006[5] Matt Royer 39–21 13–11
2007[6] Matt Royer 36–25 14–7
2008[7] Jim Toman 35–26–1 14–7
2009[8] Jim Toman 33–21 17–9
2010[9] Jim Toman 42–19 19–8
2011[10] Jim Toman 35–24 18–9
2012[11] Jim Toman 41–19 14–10
2013[12] Jim Toman 36–29 13–10
2014[13] Jim Toman 41–18 23–3
2015[14] Jim Toman 33–23 16–8
2016[15] Jim Toman 31–28 12–12
Big South:
Total:

      National champion         Postseason invitational champion  
      Conference regular season champion         Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion       Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion

Major League Baseball[edit]

Liberty has had 64 Major League Baseball Draft selections since the draft began in 1965.[16]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Web Content Team | Web Policy | Liberty University". Liberty.edu. Retrieved 2016-03-31. 
  2. ^ "Liberty Flames". D1baseball.com. Retrieved 2012-11-02. 
  3. ^ Robertson, Mark D. (July 18, 2016). "Flames introduce Jackson as head baseball coach". The News & Advance. Archived from the original on February 7, 2017. Retrieved February 7, 2017. 
  4. ^ "Web Content Team | Web Policy | Liberty University". Liberty.edu. Retrieved 2015-11-06. 
  5. ^ "Liberty – Season Statistics". Liberty.edu. 2006-10-19. Retrieved 2015-04-16. 
  6. ^ "LIBERTY – Season Statistics". Liberty.edu. 2007-05-26. Retrieved 2015-04-16. 
  7. ^ "LIBERTY – Season Statistics". Liberty.edu. 2008-05-25. Retrieved 2015-04-16. 
  8. ^ "LIBERTY – Season Statistics". Liberty.edu. 2009-05-23. Retrieved 2015-04-16. 
  9. ^ "LIBERTY – Season Statistics". Liberty.edu. Retrieved 2015-04-16. 
  10. ^ "Liberty – Season Statistics". Liberty.edu. 2011-06-06. Retrieved 2015-04-16. 
  11. ^ "Liberty – Season Statistics". Liberty.edu. Retrieved 2015-04-16. 
  12. ^ "LIBERTY – Season Statistics". Liberty.edu. Retrieved 2015-04-16. 
  13. ^ "LIBERTY – Season Schedule". Liberty.edu. Retrieved 2017-02-17. 
  14. ^ "LIBERTY – Season Schedule". Liberty.edu. Retrieved 2017-02-17. 
  15. ^ "LIBERTY – Season Schedule". Liberty.edu. Retrieved 2017-02-17. 
  16. ^ "MLB Amateur Draft Picks who came from "Liberty University (Lynchburg, VA)"". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved 2015-06-13. 

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