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28 May ABCCL League News | Comments Off on Matrix Sweep Giants in Opening Day Doubleheader

Matrix Sweep Giants in Opening Day Doubleheader

By Kaitlin Hueston Piscataway, NJ – On Sunday morning at Piscataway Vocational High School, the New Brunswick Matrix swept the Ocean Giants in two back-to-back, seven-inning games. The Matrix took the first game 5-2 and then wrapped up the second with an 8-3 victory. In Game 1, Anthony Perconte (Westfield, NJ/Rutgers University-Newark) led off the […]

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28 May ABCCL League News | Comments Off on Angels Slug Their Way to First Opening Day Doubleheader Sweep

Angels Slug Their Way to First Opening Day Doubleheader Sweep

By John Sorce Cranbury, NJ – The NJ Angels swept an Opening Day doubleheader for the first time on Sunday afternoon as they defeated Clemente Baseball Club 12-4 and 4-0 in two seven inning games. In Game 1, Dan Bourp (Plainsboro, NJ/The College of New Jersey) singled and scored on a two-run homer by Steve […]

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28 May ABCCL League News | Comments Off on Monarchs Bounce Back with 8-4 Game 2 Win after 7-1 Loss to NJ Aces in Opener of Twin Bill

Monarchs Bounce Back with 8-4 Game 2 Win after 7-1 Loss to NJ Aces in Opener of Twin Bill

Holmdel, NJ – Saturday afternoon at St. John Vianney High School HS saw the Monmouth Monarchs and Jersey Aces face off in a double header. The Aces got on the board first in the top of the second when Giovanni Torres (Lackawanna College, PA) reached base on a single and promptly stole second base. Hunter […]

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25 May ABCCL League News | Comments Off on ABCCL Welcomes the Jersey Aces Collegiate Baseball

ABCCL Welcomes the Jersey Aces Collegiate Baseball

MIDDLETOWN, N.J. — The Atlantic Baseball Confederation Collegiate League (ABCCL) announced the addition of the Jersey Aces franchise for the upcoming 2017 summer collegiate baseball season.  Now in its 17th year of operation, the ABCCL enters the season with a combined eight teams in its Northern Yogi Berra and Southern Larry Doby Divisions.  All teams […]

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25 May ABCCL League News | Comments Off on ABCCL Alum, Jon McCue Named Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Information

ABCCL Alum, Jon McCue Named Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Information

  Middletown, NJ — Jon McCue has been announced as the new Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Information and Events at Stevens Institute of Technology by Director of Athletics, Russel Rogers. McCue began his career at the school in 2009 as Assistant Sports Information Director and is returning to Stevens after serving in a similar role at […]

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05 Apr ABCCL League News | Comments Off on Clemente’s Fisher Ups His Record to 4-0

Clemente’s Fisher Ups His Record to 4-0

Ewing, NJ — The College of New Jersey sophomore Michael Fischer (ABCCL CLEMENTE/Robbinsville, NJ ), sporting a 2.73 ERA in 33 innings so far this season, recorded his fourth victory of the spring.  Fischer went seven innings and struck out six limiting Rutgers-Newark to five hits and just two runs as the Lions’ offense plated 13 runs […]

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01 Apr ABCCL League News, Around the Horn | Comments Off on Courson’s Grand Slam Makes Short Work of Series Finale

Courson’s Grand Slam Makes Short Work of Series Finale

April 1, 2017/Austin, Texas – Hunter Courson (ABCCL MONARCHS/Garland, Texas) hit the first walk-off grand slam home run of his college career as St. Edward’s University defeated Oklahoma Christian in a 10-run mercy rule victory. Courson’s long bomb over the left field wall put an exclamation point on an 8-run Hilltopper outburst in the seventh inning, […]

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22 Mar ABCCL League News, Around the Horn | Comments Off on ABCCL Monarchs All-Star, John Floegel, Pitches Babson to 3-2 Win over St. Thomas

ABCCL Monarchs All-Star, John Floegel, Pitches Babson to 3-2 Win over St. Thomas

March 22, 2017/AUBURNDALE, FL—Junior righthander John Floegel (ABCCL MONARCHS/Summit, N.J.) turned in another impressive outing in Florida as he struck out six batters over seven innings of work against the University of St. Thomas. The hard-throwing Floegel averaged more than a strikeout per inning with the Monarchs during the 2016 summer season and his dominating […]

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20 Feb ABCCL League News | Comments Off on ABCCL Players Lead Rutgers in Win Over #17 Miami

ABCCL Players Lead Rutgers in Win Over #17 Miami

February 19, 2017/Coral Gables, Fla. – Exploding for 17 runs on 16 hits, Rutgers baseball beat No. 17-ranked Miami, 17-6, in the series finale Sunday at Alex Rodriguez Park.  It was the most runs scored and the largest RU margin of victory against the Hurricanes in the 65th all-time meeting. Led by sophomore James Torres (ABCCL […]

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20 Feb ABCCL League News | Comments Off on WE WANT to Hear from YOU!

WE WANT to Hear from YOU!

A recent edition of USA Today featured a series of possible rule changes designed to speed up the pace of MLB games.  The suggestions ranged from the realistic (installation of a pitch clock) to the ridiculous (eliminating warm-up pitches for incoming relievers) and everything in between: Limiting visits to the mound Intentional walks with no […]

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23 Jan ABCCL League News | Comments Off on THE NON-PROFIT ABCCL SEEKS SUPPORT TO INCREASE SERVICES TO PLAYERS AND TO KIDS AND FAMILIES IN NEED

THE NON-PROFIT ABCCL SEEKS SUPPORT TO INCREASE SERVICES TO PLAYERS AND TO KIDS AND FAMILIES IN NEED

Middletown, NJ – “For more than 17 years the ABCCL has been reaching out to young people in need, providing both financial and service support directly as well as through our All-Star Game and other events.  These volunteer efforts have been great, but we’d like to do more and as a registered 501(C) 3 public […]

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06 Dec ABCCL League News | Comments Off on ABCCL Picks New President

ABCCL Picks New President

December 5, 2016, Middletown, NJ – The Atlantic Baseball Confederation Collegiate League (ABCCL) announced the appointment of Jay Blackwell, former President of the New Jersey Collegiate Baseball Association, ABCCL Executive VP and coach at four New Jersey colleges and universities, as its new president. Blackwell said, “I’m very proud to be named to this important […]

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