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Dalton Murray and Hunter Jones Earn ABCA All-Region Honors

Dalton Murray and Hunter Jones Earn ABCA All-Region Honors

| May 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Once again, both Dalton Murray and Hunter Jones were honored for their 2017 efforts as members of the Valdosta State baseball team. This week, their recognition came from the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA), as the pair were named All-South Region on Wednesday. Among the honorees, Murray earned First Team honors following a season in […]

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Georgia Amateur Golf Promotions announces Michelob Ultra Friday Noon Group Series

Georgia Amateur Golf Promotions announces Michelob Ultra Friday Noon Group Series

| May 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Beginning Friday May 26, 2017 Georgia Amateur Golf Promotions will conduct a Noon Group Amateur Winner Take All series every Friday of each month. Formats will consist of modified stableford, based on official USGA HDCP and point quota, net stroke play based on official USGA HDCP, 2 man modified stableford, 2-man bestball and […]

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Jay Johnson Set to Take Over as Head Athletic Trainer

Jay Johnson Set to Take Over as Head Athletic Trainer

| May 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – The Valdosta State Athletic Department is held in high regard in the profession of athletic training, and that reputation is expected to carry on under the leadership of Jay Johnson, who was recently announced as Blazer Athletics’ newest Head Athletic Trainer by Athletic Director Herb Reinhard. “I am really excited about having Jay join our […]

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Kayla Robles Named Georgia’s Most Positive Collegiate Athlete

Kayla Robles Named Georgia’s Most Positive Collegiate Athlete

| May 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

ATLANTA – Kayla Robles, who graduated earlier this month as a standout soccer player at Valdosta State University, has been named the 2016-17 Most Positive Collegiate Athlete by Positive Athlete Georgia, an organization started by former UGA football and Pittsburgh Steeler’s star Hines Ward. Robles will be honored at the Fourth Annual Georgia Positive Athlete Awards […]

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Blazers Finish Season With 14-5 Loss to Tampa

Blazers Finish Season With 14-5 Loss to Tampa

| May 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

CLEVELAND, Miss. – The Valdosta State baseball team went toe-to-toe with the No. 4 team in the nation on Saturday in the second round of the NCAA Division II South Regional Tournament in Cleveland, Miss. In the end, however, the Tampa Spartans outlasted the Blazers and used a late surge to end VSU’s season with a […]

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Blazers Fall 6-3 In South Region Opener

Blazers Fall 6-3 In South Region Opener

| May 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

CLEVELAND, Miss. – A late comeback effort fell short for the Valdosta State baseball team in the opening round of the NCAA Division II Baseball South Regional Tournament, as the No. 5 seeded Blazers fell to the No. 4 seeded Florida Southern Mocs, 6-3, on Thursday night in Cleveland, Miss. The Blazers outhit their opponent […]

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Successful Off-season Pays Dividends for VSU Cross Country

Successful Off-season Pays Dividends for VSU Cross Country

| May 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – The offseason schedule for the Valdosta State cross country program has been an active one, as both the men and women used the spring months in an effort to become more competitive for the official fall schedule of 2017. Under the leadership of Head Coach Todd Smoot, the spring training schedule was spent in […]

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Dalton Murray and Hunter Jones Earn All-Region Honors

Dalton Murray and Hunter Jones Earn All-Region Honors

| May 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – For the second time this month, both Dalton Murray and Hunter Jones were honored for their 2017 efforts as members of the Valdosta State baseball team. This week, their recognition extended to the South Region, as the pair were named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) All-Region Second Team. Among the honorees, Murray […]

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Blazer Baseball Headed for South Region Tournament

Blazer Baseball Headed for South Region Tournament

| May 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – For the first time since 2013, the Valdosta State baseball program has earned the right to compete in the NCAA Division II South Regional, with this year’s tournament taking place in Cleveland, Miss. at Delta State University The Blazers will enter the field of 64 in the South Region bracket as the No. 5 […]

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Four Blazers Named D2CCA All-South Region

Four Blazers Named D2CCA All-South Region

| May 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

VALDOSTA – Following last weekend’s conclusion to the 2017 season, postseason honors continued for Valdosta State softball, as four Blazers earned D2CCA All-South Region honors. Hayley Cruthers and Taylor Hartenbach earned First Team recognition in Monday’s announcement, while Chelsea Canara and Jessica Mohl both claimed Second Team honors. Serving as Valdosta State’s cleanup hitter for the majority of the […]

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