Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Lab Notes: 1/3/12

To ring in the New Year, I am introducing one of hopefully many new features/segments to the blog today with Lab Notes. This will be a weekly segment which will feature the latest news and notes on Lake Erie baseball. For the first edition, I put together a list of significant upcoming dates in the program, along with a few other notes. Stay up-to-date between blog posts by following The Coach's Cave on Twitter @thecoachscave. RAGE ON!

Significant Dates:
  • January 22: Players return to campus
  • January 23: Classes Resume
  • January 24: First Day of Spring Training
  • February 25: Opening Day 2012 (at No. 17 Southern Indiana, 1pm)
  • March 10-15: Spring Trip (Northern Kentucky, Delta State, No. 12 Southern Arkansas, Arkansas-Monticello)
  • March 24: GLIAC Opener (at Grand Valley State, 1pm)
  • March 28: Home Opener (v. Notre Dame, OH, 2pm)
  • March 31: Home GLIAC Opener (v. Hillsdale, 1pm)
  • May 10-12: GLIAC Tournament

Other Notes:
  • The Division II Top 30 rankings were released and the Storm will face four pre-season Top 30 teams in 2012 starting with No. 17 Souther Indiana Screaming Eagles on February 25 in Evansville. (DII Top 30)
  • Adam Beach named top prospect among Prospect League players (Full List)