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What they're saying about Coach Ronnie Mayers at DSU

What they’re saying about Coach Ronnie Mayers "Ronnie Mayers has given a lifetime of effort to his alma mater. Ronnie has always taken ownership in every aspect of his life. As student, faculty member, coach, father and athletic director, he has always represented himself and Delta State to the highest regard, but…
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Mayers announces he will retire at the end of the year

Delta State University Athletic Director and Director of Aquatics Ronnie Mayers announced one of the toughest decisions of his career Monday. Mayers, who has been the official AD at DSU since 2013 and has been employed at the school for over 40 years, said he will retire on Dec. 31.…
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Consistency is key for any great program

For a sports fan, there’s nothing like watching his or her team win the ultimate championship. In 1995, I was one excited fanatic when I watched the Atlanta Braves win the World Series. When it comes to high school and college, fans are extremely passionate and cheer hard for their…
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Luck and Greatness have Bulldogs in CWS

Major League Baseball Hall of Famer and pitcher the late Lefty Gomez once said, “I’d rather be lucky than good.” The Mississippi State University Bulldogs (37-27) here lately have been both lucky and good. I take that back. Good isn’t the right word. Great is more like it.
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Shannon picked up in 15th round by Diamondbacks

Delta State University senior first baseman and Cincinnati, Ohio native Zack Shannon found out Wednesday that he will get the chance to continue his playing career. Shannon was selected as the 459th overall pick in the 15th round of the Major League Baseball Draft by the Arizona Diamondbacks Wednesday.
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MLB Draft heavy in pitching talent

As I’ve been keeping up with this year’s Major League Baseball Draft, I’ve noticed the need teams have for pitchers. Out of the 314 players picked in the first 10 rounds of the draft, 168 are pitchers. That’s right, 53.4 percent of the players picked thus far are the guys…
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College baseball having banner year in Mississippi

College baseball in Mississippi has proven to be alive and well. This weekend alone in Division I, the Ole Miss Rebels (46-15) won the Southeastern Conference Tournament in Hoover, Ala., and the Southern Miss Golden Eagles (43-16) won the Conference USA Tournament in Biloxi. Ole Miss won the SEC West…
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Casey named to GSC Top 10; Commissioner’s Trophy Finalist

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Delta State University senior outfielder Clay Casey has been named announced as one of the Gulf South Conference’s “Top Ten” Award winners. These awards recognize the top five female and top five male student-athletes for their athletic, academic, and extracurricular achievement during the 2017-18 academic year. Of this…
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Mississippi Collegiate Baseball Standings

Mississippi College Baseball Standings (4-year universities) (As of May 24) Rk.       Team                          Record            Pct. 1           Delta State                 42-11               .792 2         Ole Miss                       43-15               .741
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