Extreme Makeover: Shocker Home Edition

by on February 22, 2011   No Comments

The Extreme Makeover: Home Edition crew rolled into the Wichita State Campus on Thursday.  Everyone was invited to Eck Stadium for the big surprise.  It was announced via Ty Pennington’s blow horn that former Shocker baseball player Carl Hall would be receiving a new home.

Just Smile

by on November 5, 2010   One Comment

Normally I try to start off each article with some silly one liner, or some type of quip.  However this time I have nothing.   This article should have been written months ago.  Although figuring out how to handle it took longer than usual. At this point I have nothing more to say other than…”Just Smile.”

NO-NO, Matey!

by on March 4, 2010   No Comments

With a name like Mateychick, you might be thinking of a swashbuckling pirate wench.  However,  this young college hurler is far from it.  On Wednesday afternoon, Wichita State freshman hurler Tobin Mateychick took the mound for the first time.  This was the final game of WSU’s mid-week series with North Dakota State.

Song of the South

by on February 28, 2010   No Comments

After the 40 runs scored this weekend, a more appropriate title for the Alabama song  should be “Song of the Shox.”  The 25 Annual South Alabama Classic took place this weekend in Mobile, Al.  Eastern Michigan, North Florida, Wichita State, and South Alabama made up the four team tournament.  Games began Friday, and wrapped up this past afternoon with the championship.

Senior Swingers

by on February 17, 2010   2 Comments

Not to be confused with geriatric women in poodle skirts, the list of candidates for the Lowe’s Senior Class Award has been released.  An acronym for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School™, the Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award focuses on the total student-athlete and encourages students to use their platform in athletics to make a positive impact as leaders in their communities.

Practice Made Perfect

by on February 9, 2010   One Comment

You could say that practice has been made perfect with the addition of the new indoor practice facility at Wichita State University.  Normally this time of year the baseball team would be fighting the frigid Kansas winters in order to get some practice time in.  However, times have changed and practice has warmed up.