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May 1, 2015
4 Akron
7 at Bowling Green
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Bowling Green, Ohio
May 2, 2015
6 Akron
4 at Bowling Green
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Bowling Green, Ohio
May 3, 2015
2 Akron
9 at Bowling Green
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Bowling Green, Ohio
May 8, 2015
1 Buffalo
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Lee R. Jackson Field
May 9, 2015
6 Buffalo
5 at Akron
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Lee R. Jackson Field
May 10, 2015
3 Buffalo
4 at Akron
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Lee R. Jackson Field
May 12, 2015
5 Canisius
3 at Akron
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Lee R. Jackson Field
May 14, 2015
7 Kent State
1 vs. Akron
@ Canal Park
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Canal Park | Akron, Ohio | Diamond Classic for Kids
May 15, 2015
1 Kent State
2 at Akron
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Lee R. Jackson Field | PNC Wagon Wheel Challenge
May 16, 2015
3 Kent State
2 at Akron
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Lee R. Jackson Field | PNC Wagon Wheel Challenge
May 20, 2015
5 Akron
4 vs. Central Michigan
@ MAC Tournament | All Pro Freight Stadium
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MAC Tournament | Avon, Ohio
May 21, 2015
6 Akron
9 vs. Ball State
@ MAC Tournament | Avon, Ohio
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MAC Tournament | Avon, Ohio
May 22, 2015
Toledo
vs. Akron
@ MAC Tournament | Avon, Ohio
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MAC Tournament | Avon, Ohio
May 23, 2015
Akron
vs. MAC Tournament
@ MAC Tournament | Avon, Ohio
TBA
MAC Tournament | Avon, Ohio
May 24, 2015
MAC Championship
vs. Akron
@ Avon, Ohio
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MAC Champioship | Avon, Ohio
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May 16, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Drops Regular Season Finale to Kent State, 3-2, in 10 Innings The Zips fell to crosstown rival Kent State, 3-2, in its regular season finale at Lee R. Jackson Field after the Golden Flashes broke a 2-all tie in the top of the 10th inning to take the three-game Mid-American Conference series and earn one point toward the PNC Wagon Wheel Challenge.
May 16, 2015 | Baseball Baseball's Regular Season Finale Moved to 1 p.m. The University of Akron baseball team and Kent State have agreed to move up today’s first pitch at Lee R. Jackson Field to 1 p.m. from 4 p.m. due to expected inclement weather in the afternoon forecast.
May 15, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Defeats Kent State, 2-1, on Senior Day; Clinches a Spot in MAC Tournament A strong combined pitching performance from junior starter JT Brubaker and senior reliever Pat Dyer on Friday lifted the University of Akron over Kent State, 2-1, to give Akron the victory it needed to clinch a spot in next week's Mid-American Conference Tournament.
May 14, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Kent State, 7-1, in Diamond Classic for the Kids The University of Akron baseball team fell to Kent State by a final score of 7-1 on Thursday evening after a big fifth inning from the Golden Flashes at Canal Park in the annual Diamond Classic for the Kids.
May 13, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Hosts Kent State in Final Regular Season MAC Series The University of Akron baseball team (24-26, 12-12 MAC) welcomes crosstown rival Kent State (29-19, 16-8 MAC) for a pivotal Mid-American Conference series beginning on Thursday, May 14 with a 6:30 p.m. first pitch at Canal Park in downtown Akron.
May 12, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Canisius, 5-3, in Final Midweek Game A strong start from freshman starting pitcher Josh Lapiana and a three-RBI day for redshirt senior outfielder Darius Washington was not enough to lift the University of Akron baseball team over Canisius on Tuesday as the Zips fell, 5-3, at Lee R. Jackson Field.
May 11, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Hosts Canisius for Final Non-Conference Clash on Tuesday The University of Akron baseball team (24-25) hosts Canisius on Tuesday, May 12 at Lee R. Jackson Field for the final non-conference contest of the 2015 slate. First pitch is set for 3 p.m.
May 11, 2015 | Baseball Pusateri Named MAC East Pitcher of the Week In a key rubber match against the Bulls with MAC Tournament implications on the line, Pusateri, a redshirt senior right-hander, led Akron to a 4-3 victory to take the three-game series.
April 27, 2015 | Baseball Baseball's Diamond Legends Classic Golf Outing Set for Sept. 18 The University of Akron baseball team is hosting the Diamond Legends Classic Golf Outing at the Quarry Country Club on Sept. 18.
May 10, 2015 | Baseball Akron Baseball Beats Buffalo, 4-3 In the bottom of the ninth, sophomore catcher Brian Lees (Brunswick, Ohio) smacked an RBI single to right field, giving the University of Akron baseball team a 4-3 walk-off win over Buffalo in Mid-American Conference action on Sunday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Field.
May 9, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Suffers Late Loss to Buffalo, 6-5; Game Three Moved to Noon on Sunday The Zips were unable to string together a late rally after Buffalo took its first lead of the game in a two-run eighth inning, as the University of Akron baseball team fell to the Bulls, 6-5, on Saturday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Field.
May 8, 2015 | Baseball Valek, Beaver Allow Three Total Hits in Baseball's 4-1 Victory over Buffalo Junior starting pitcher John Valek III starved Buffalo of a run until the seventh inning on Friday, allowing just three hits in 7.0 innings pitched to lead Akron to a 4-1 victory over the Bulls at Lee R. Jackson Field.
May 8, 2015 | General News Forty-One Zips Student-Athletes to Graduate this Weekend The 41 graduates will represent 13 of Akron’s 19 athletics programs.
May 7, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Hosts Buffalo for Three-Game Series This Weekend Game one of the set begins on Friday, May 8 at 3 p.m. The series will continue on Saturday with a 1 p.m. first pitch and will conclude Sunday at 1 p.m.
May 3, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Bowling Green in Series Finale, 9-2 The University of Akron baseball team could not fight off a five-run fifth inning from Bowling Green on Sunday afternoon as the Zips fell to the Falcons, 9-2, in the three-game series finale at Steller Field.
May 2, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Slips Past Bowling Green in 6-4 Comeback Victory A three-run eighth inning lifted Akron over Bowling Green, 6-4, on Saturday at Stellar Field. Dom Iero collected two RBI and Matt LaRocca earned his ninth save.
May 1, 2015 | Baseball Late Rally Falls Short in Baseball’s 7-4 Loss to Bowling Green An RBI double from sophomore infielder Dom Iero and a two-run single from junior outfielder Kris Simonton in the ninth inning was not enough for the University of Akron baseball team to overcome its deficit as it fell to Bowling Green, 7-4, on Friday at Steller Field.
April 30, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Travels to Bowling Green for Final Regular Season MAC Series on the Road Game one of the three-game set begins on Friday, May 1 at 3 p.m. The series continues on Saturday with a 1 p.m. first pitch and will conclude Sunday at 1 p.m.
April 30, 2015 Z:360 - April 30
April 29, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Defeats Youngstown State, 4-2 Redshirt junior infielder Gerrad Rohan issued a perfect 4-for-4 performance at the plate to rake in a pair of RBI on Wednesday, leading the University of Akron baseball team to a 4-2 victory over Youngstown State at Eastwood Field.
April 29, 2015 Zips Weekly - April 28 In the final show of the academic year, David Suntup reviews the Zips' action.
April 28, 2015 | Baseball LaRocca's Eighth-Inning Single Lifts Akron over Malone, 9-7 Redshirt senior infielder Matt LaRocca knocked a two-run single to right-center to break a 7-all tie in the bottom of the eighth and lift the University of Akron baseball team to a 9-7 victory over Malone on Tuesday at Lee R. Jackson Field.
April 27, 2015 | General News Akron Athletics Hosts Second Annual Zippy Awards The University of Akron Department of Athletics held its second annual Zippy Awards banquet, celebrating the achievements of the department's 400-plus student-athletes on Monday night in the ball room of the University's Student Union.
April 27, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Hosts Malone and Travels to Youngstown State for Midweek Games The University of Akron baseball team (19-22) plays host to Malone (26-18) at Lee R. Jackson Field on Tuesday for a 3 p.m. first pitch before traveling to take on Youngstown State (13-25) at Eastwood Field on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.
April 26, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Drops Series Finale at Ohio, 5-3 The University of Akron baseball team held a 2-0 advantage in the top of the first inning but could not hang on as Ohio posted a four-run fifth on Sunday to defeat the Zips, 5-3, at Bob Wren Stadium.
April 25, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Ohio on Saturday, 6-1 The University of Akron baseball team dropped game two of a three-game Mid-American Conference series to Ohio by a final score of 6-1 on Saturday at Bob Wren Stadium.
April 24, 2015 | Baseball Valek Sharp in 1-0 Loss to Ohio on Friday Junior starting pitcher John Valek III allowed just one run over 8.1 innings pitched with Ohio plating the game's only run on an RBI single in the bottom of the ninth to defeat the University of Akron baseball team, 1-0, on Friday at Bob Wren Stadium.
April 24, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Moves Saturday's Game against Ohio to 10 a.m. In anticipation of inclement weather, the University of Akron baseball team has moved its first pitch on Saturday, April 25 against Ohio to 10 a.m. Originally, the contest was set to begin at 3 p.m.
April 24, 2015 Z:360 - April 23 Check out features on men's golf Yann Pfeiffer's special skills, the dog that retrieves foul balls, and baseball's signal calling in this week's show.
April 23, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Travels to Ohio for Three-Game Set This Weekend The three-game set begins on Friday, April 24, with a 6 p.m. first pitch and will continue on Saturday at 3 p.m. The series will conclude on Sunday with first pitch scheduled for 1 p.m.
April 23, 2015 | Baseball LaRocca Named to Olerud Award Watch List Redshirt senior infielder and right-handed pitcher Matt LaRocca is one of 36 players being considered for the 2015 John Olerud Two-Way Player of the Year Award by the National College Baseball Hall of Fame.
April 22, 2015 Zips Weekly - April 22 David Suntup recaps all the Zips' weekly events.
April 22, 2015 | Baseball Akron’s Baseball Game with Canisius Postponed Akron baseball’s game with Canisius, scheduled for today, Wednesday, April 22, has been postponed because of weather.
April 21, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Cruises to 7-4 Win over Western Michigan A bases-clearing, three-run double from sophomore infielder Dom Iero in the bottom of the third inning sparked the University of Akron's offense as it posted a pair of three-run innings and 12 total hits to cruise past Western Michigan, 7-4, at All Pro Freight Stadium on Tuesday.
April 20, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Set to Take on Western Michigan and Canisius in Midweek Action Akron will take on Western Michigan on Tuesday in a non-conference tilt at 3 p.m. at All-Pro Freight Stadium in Avon, Ohio as the home team, before returning to Lee R. Jackson Field to host Canisius (18-22) on Wednesday at 3 p.m.
April 19, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Miami (Ohio) in 13 Innings A Miami (Ohio) home run in the top of the 13th inning doomed the University of Akron baseball team on Sunday in the series finale against the RedHawks at Lee R. Jackson Field as the Zips fell 8-7 in extras.
April 18, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Drops Close Battle against Miami (Ohio), 11-9 Akron's one-run lead entering the top of the ninth inning was not enough to hold off Miami (Ohio) as the University of Akron's baseball team suffered a 11-9 loss to the RedHawks on Saturday after Miami managed a three-run ninth inning to win game two of the series at Lee R. Jackson Field.
April 17, 2015 | Baseball Havrilak, Valek Shine in 7-4 Win over Miami (Ohio) Redshirt senior outfielder Joey Havrilak and junior starting pitcher John Valek III led the University of Akron baseball team to issue strong performances on both sides of the ball on Friday as it defeated Miami (Ohio), 7-4, at Lee R. Jackson Field.
April 16, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Hosts Miami (Ohio) for Three-Game Set This Weekend The University of Akron baseball team (17-17, 8-4 MAC) is set to host Miami (Ohio) (6-27, 4-8 MAC) for a three-game series at home this weekend beginning with a 3 p.m. first pitch on Friday, April 17.
April 15, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Dayton in Midweek Action, 2-1 Freshman starting pitcher Josh Lapiana held Dayton scoreless through his first 6.0 innings on the mound as Akron held a 1-0 advantage over the Flyers until Dayton managed a two-run seventh inning to defeat the Zips, 2-1, at Woerner Field at Time Warner Cable Stadium on Wednesday.
April 15, 2015 Zips Weekly - April 14 David Suntup reviews all the week's event.
April 14, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Shuts Out Marshall, 7-0 While sophomore starting pitcher Josh Davis twirled 6.0 scoreless innings with eight strikeouts on Tuesday, redshirt junior catcher Derek Carmichael led the Zips' offense with three RBI as the University of Akron baseball team blanked Marshall, 7-0, at Lee R. Jackson Field to pick up its sixth-straight win at home.
April 13, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Set for Pair of Midweek Games The University of Akron baseball team (16-16) is set to host Marshall (11-23) for a midweek game on Tuesday, April 14 at 3 p.m. at Lee R. Jackson Field before traveling to take on Dayton (9-24) on Wednesday for a 4 p.m. first pitch at Time Warner Cable Stadium in Dayton, Ohio.
April 13, 2015 | Baseball Brubaker Earns MAC East Pitcher of the Week Honors for Second Time Brubaker (4-3) recorded his third-straight win in as many starts as he also tossed at least seven innings for the third consecutive outing. He struck out a career-high 11 batters without issuing a walk in 7.0 innings pitched.
April 12, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Completes Three-Game Sweep with 5-4 Walk-Off Win over NIU A sacrifice fly from Brian Lees in the bottom of the ninth inning plated Mason Mamarella to lift the Zips to a 5-4 win over Northern Illinois on Sunday.
April 11, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Sweeps Northern Illinois in Doubleheader on Saturday The University of Akron baseball team opened the weekend with a doubleheader sweep of Mid-American Conference opponent Northern Illinois on Saturday at Lee R. Jackson Field by scores of 4-1 and 6-2.
April 10, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Plays Host to Northern Illinois This Weekend The University of Akron baseball team (13-16, 5-4) plays host to Northern Illinois (13-18, 4-5) in a three-game Mid-American Conference series at Lee R. Jackson Field beginning with a doubleheader on Saturday at 1 p.m.
April 10, 2015 Z:360 - April 10 Meet tennis' Sophia Geier, baseball's weekend starting pitchers, and football's three quarterbacks vying for the starting nod.
April 9, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Adjusts Schedule for Weekend Series against NIU The University of Akron baseball team has postponed Friday's series opener against Northern Illinois due to weather. The teams will now play a doubleheader on Saturday beginning at 1 p.m. at Lee R. Jackson Field.
April 7, 2015 Zips Weekly - April 7 David Suntup reviews all the Zips' action.
April 7, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Cancels Midweek Game against Pittsburgh Due to Rain The University of Akron baseball team's midweek contest against Pittsburgh has been cancelled due to weather. The game will not be rescheduled.
April 5, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Ball State in Series Finale, 7-4 Ball State posted a three-run seventh inning to break a 3-all tie and defeat the University of Akron baseball team, 7-4, on Sunday in the series finale.
April 4, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Splits Doubleheader with Ball State Following a 4-1 loss to Ball State in game one of a doubleheader on Saturday, the University of Akron baseball team unleashed 18 hits and took a season-high 13 runs off the Cardinals in game two for a 13-5 victory.
April 3, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Travels to Ball State This Weekend The University of Akron baseball team (12-14, 4-2 MAC) travels to take on Mid-American Conference opponent Ball State (19-9, 5-1 MAC) in a three-game series in Muncie, Ind., this weekend.
April 2, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Revises Weekend Schedule The University of Akron baseball team has postponed Friday's MAC series opener against Ball State in Muncie, Ind. The teams will now play a doubleheader on Saturday, April 4, beginning at 12 p.m.
April 1, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Drops Midweek Contest at Canisius, 3-2 The University of Akron baseball team nearly recovered from a 3-0 deficit with a two-run sixth inning on Wednesday but could not push another run across as it fell to Canisius, 3-2, at Demske Sports Complex.
March 31, 2015 Zips Weekly - March 31 David Suntup catches up on all the events over Spring Break.
March 31, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Travels to Canisius on Wednesday The University of Akron baseball team travels to Buffalo, N.Y. for a midweek contest against Canisius on Wednesday at 3 p.m.
March 30, 2015 | Baseball Brubaker Named MAC East Pitcher of the Week The University of Akron baseball starting pitcher JT Brubaker has been named the Mid-American Conference East Division Pitcher of the Week for his performance on Sunday against Toledo, the league office announced Monday.
March 29, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Earns Doubleheader Sweep for Series Win over Toledo A 19-hit attack in game one and a pair of quality starts from junior JT Brubaker and redshirt senior Jon Pusateri led the Zips to a 10-1 victory in game one and a 2-0 win in game two of a doubleheader against Toledo at Lee R. Jackson Field on Sunday.
March 28, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Falls Short in 3-2 Loss to Toledo Down by three runs entering the bottom of the ninth, the University of Akron baseball team plated both of its two runs in the frame but could not convert on a bases-loaded situation to tie the game as it fell to Toledo, 3-2, on Saturday at Lee R. Jackson Field.
March 27, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Cancels Series Opener Against Toledo Due to snow throughout the forecast, the University of Akron baseball team has been forced to postpone Friday's series opener against Toledo. The teams will now play a doubleheader on Sunday beginning at 1 p.m. at Lee R. Jackson Field. Saturday's game is still set for 1 p.m., as scheduled.
March 26, 2015 | Baseball Akron Hosts Toledo in Home MAC Series This Weekend Akron baseball returns to host Toledo in its first home Mid-American Conference series on March 27-29. Action on Friday, March 27, begins at 3 p.m. at Lee R. Jackson Field. First pitch on Saturday, March 28, and Sunday, March 29, is set for 1 p.m.
March 25, 2015 | Baseball Akron Baseball Falls at Ohio State, 9-4 The University of Akron baseball team fell at Ohio State, 9-4, on Wednesday evening at Bill Davis Stadium.
March 24, 2015 | Baseball Akron Baseball Drops Home Opener to YSU, 8-7 The University of Akron baseball team dropped its home opener to Youngstown State, 8-7, on Tuesday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Field.
March 23, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Hosts Youngstown State in Home Opener After 20 games on the road, Akron baseball will host Youngstown State in its home opener on Tuesday, March 24, at 3 p.m. at Lee R. Jackson Field
March 23, 2015 | Baseball Havrilak, Valek Sweep MAC Weekly Baseball Honors Akron outfielder Joey Havrilak and pitcher John Valek III swept the Mid-American Conference baseball honors for the East Division, the league announced on Monday.
March 22, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Takes Series over Eastern Michigan with 3-1 Victory The Zips' pitching staff allowed a season-low four hits while fanning a season-high 12 batters to lift the University of Akron baseball team over the Eagles, 3-1, at Oestrike Stadium and to open Mid-American Conference play with a series win.
March 21, 2015 | Baseball Mosbarger Shines as Baseball Falls to Eastern Michigan, 3-1 A perfect 4-of-4 performance from junior designated hitter and reliever Daulton Mosbarger on Saturday was not enough as the University of Akron baseball team fell to Eastern Michigan, 3-1, at Oestrike Stadium.
March 20, 2015 | Baseball Valek Twirls Complete Game in 6-2 Victory over Eastern Michigan Junior starting pitcher John Valek III twirled a complete game, allowing just eight hits and two runs as the University of Akron baseball team opened Mid-American Conference play on Friday with a 6-2 victory over Eastern Michigan at Oestrike Stadium.
March 19, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Opens MAC Play at Eastern Michigan This Weekend The University of Akron baseball team begins Mid-American Conference play this weekend as it travels to Ypsilanti, Mich. to take on Eastern Michigan in a three-game series at Oestrike Stadium.
March 18, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Pittsburgh on Wednesday, 13-7 The Zips came out swinging and registered 10 hits but fell to Pittsburgh, 13-7, on Wednesday as the Panthers scattered their 13 runs throughout seven innings at Charles L. Cost Field.
March 18, 2015 Zips Weekly - March 17
March 17, 2015 | Baseball Late Homer Not Enough as Baseball Falls to West Virginia, 14-9 Despite a one-out, three-run home run off the bat of senior Joey Havrilak in the top of the ninth inning, the University of Akron baseball team fell to West Virginia by a final score of 14-9 at CONSOL Energy Park on Tuesday night.
March 16, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Ready for First Midweek Games of 2015 The University of Akron baseball team is set for the first midweek action of the season, beginning with West Virginia on Tuesday at 7 p.m. UA will then turn around to play Pittsburgh on Wednesday at 3 p.m.
March 15, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Drops Series with 5-4 Loss to Davidson The University of Akron baseball team fell in its series finale against Davidson on Sunday afternoon by a score of 5-4 at Wilson Field in the final non-conference series of the 2015 slate.
March 14, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Splits Doubleheader at Davidson Starting pitcher John Valek III led the Zips to a 3-2 victory over Davidson in game one on Saturday while the University of Akron baseball team fell 7-3 in game two to split its series-opening doubleheader at Wilson Field.
March 13, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Alters Weekend Schedule The University of Akron baseball team has postponed its series opener tonight against Davidson due to rain. The Zips will now play a doubleheader against the Wildcats on Saturday, with the first game beginning at 1 p.m. at Wilson Field.
March 12, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Travels to Davidson for Three-Game Series The University of Akron baseball team is set to compete in its final non-conference series of the 2015 slate as they travel to Davidson, N.C. to take on Davidson in a three-game series this weekend set to begin on Friday, March 13 at 6 p.m. at Wilson Field.
March 11, 2015 | Baseball Dyer Named MAC East Pitcher of the Week In his third start of the season, senior starting pitcher Pat Dyer led the Zips to a 2-0 victory over the Wolverines by twirling eight shutout innings. He held Michigan to five hits while walking three and striking out two.
March 10, 2015 Zips Weekly - March 10 David Suntup reviews all the week's action.
March 10, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Cancels Midweek Game Against Marshall Due to rain throughout the day's forecast, the University of Akron baseball team has been forced to cancel its midweek game at Marshall on Wednesday, head coach Rick Rembielak announced Tuesday. The game will not be rescheduled.
March 9, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Reschedules Midweek Contest at Marshall Due to rain in the forecast, the University of Akron baseball team’s Tuesday match-up against Marshall has been moved to Wednesday at 3 p.m., head coach Rick Rembielak announced on Monday.
March 8, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Blanks Michigan, 2-0 Senior starting pitcher Pat Dyer twirled eight shutout innings on Sunday against Michigan to lift the University of Akron baseball team to a 2-0 victory over the Wolverines at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark in the final contest of the Coastal Carolina Invitational.
March 7, 2015 | Baseball Brubaker Shuts Down Michigan State in 3-1 Victory The Zips’ defense was sharp on Saturday afternoon as starting pitcher JT Brubaker held Michigan State scoreless through seven innings with the help of three double plays as the University of Akron baseball team defeated the Spartans, 3-1, at TicketReturn.com Field at Pelicans Ballpark.
March 6, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Posts 12 Hits in 17-9 Loss to Coastal Carolina The Zips recovered from an early 8-2 deficit with a game-tying six-run fifth inning before Coastal Carolina delivered a big inning of its own to defeat Akron, 17-9, on Friday night at Springs Brooks Stadium in the first game of the Coastal Carolina Invitational.
March 5, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Heads to Coastal Carolina Invitational This Weekend The Zips will travel to South Carolina to take on Coastal Carolina, Michigan and Michigan State in the Coastal Carolina Invitational this weekend.
March 3, 2015 Zips Weekly - March 3
February 28, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Defeats Belmont, Falls in Final Inning to Notre Dame A six-run second inning lifted the University of Akron baseball team to an 8-3 victory over Belmont in its first game on Saturday, while it fell, 5-4, in the final inning to Notre Dame in game two at the 2015 Mercer Baseball Classic at Claude Smith Field.
February 27, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Falls Short in 6-5 Loss to Mercer The Mercer Bears snapped a 5-5 tie in the bottom of the eighth inning to defeat the University of Akron baseball team, 6-5, Friday night at Claude Smith Field in the Zips' first game of the 2015 Mercer Baseball Classic.
February 26, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Ready for 2015 Mercer Baseball Classic The Zips will travel to Macon, Ga., to play three games as part of the 2015 Mercer Baseball Classic, beginning with a game against Mercer on Friday at 6 p.m. at Claude Smith Field.
February 26, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Cancels UNC Greensboro Series; Will Now Play Three Games at 2015 Mercer Baseball Classic Due to winter weather moving through North Carolina, the University of Akron baseball team was forced to cancel its three-game series at UNC Greensboro this weekend. Instead, the team will be traveling to Macon, Ga., to take on Mercer, Belmont, and Notre Dame in the 2015 Mercer Baseball Classic, head coach Rick Rembielak announced on Thursday.
February 24, 2015 Zips Weekly - Feb. 24 David Suntup reviews all the weekly action.
February 23, 2015 | General News 2014 Hall of Fame Weekend Wrap-up The 2014 Sports Hall of Fame Class was inducted over the weekend.
February 23, 2015 | General News Listen to Kest, Peresie and Rembielak on Tonight's Zips Live at Johnny J's in the Valley Women's Basketball's Jodi Kest, Women's Swimming and Diving's Brian Peresie and Baseball's Rick Rembielak will be on Zips Live presented by Lee Hyder and Associates at Johnny J's Pub and Grille in the Valley from 7-8 p.m.
February 22, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Rallies Past Charlotte for 5-4 Comeback Win With the Zips down 4-2 in the final inning, sophomore infielder Dom Iero clubbed a two-run sacrifice fly to knot the game before a single off the bat of sophomore catcher Brian Lees plated the go-ahead run to lift the University of Akron baseball team to a 5-4 victory over Charlotte on Sunday at Robert and Mariam Hayes Stadium.
February 21, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Splits Doubleheader Against Charlotte The University of Akron baseball team played errorless baseball as it battled through a pair of pitchers' duels to split its twinbill against Charlotte on Saturday afternoon. The Zips took game one, 2-1 and suffered a seven-inning 1-0 loss in the second game at Robert and Mariam Hayes Stadium.
February 20, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Makes Additional Changes to Weekend Schedule Due to forecast changes in Charlotte, N.C., the University of Akron baseball team has moved Saturday's series-opening doubleheader against Charlotte to a 12 p.m. start time at Robert and Mariam Hayes Stadium.
February 19, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Travels to Charlotte for Three-Game Series Following the cancellation of Friday's game, the University of Akron baseball team will now open its three-game series at Charlotte on Saturday, Feb. 21 in a doubleheader at Robert and Mariam Hayes Stadium.
February 18, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Cancels Friday Game at Charlotte Due to winter weather, the University of Akron baseball team has cancelled its Friday series opener at Charlotte. The remainder of the weekend schedule remains unchanged.
February 17, 2015 Zips Weekly - Feb. 17 David Suntup reviews all the Zips' action.
February 17, 2015 | Baseball 2015 Baseball Media Guide The 2015 Akron Baseball Media Guide is now available online.
February 15, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Downs Furman 11-3 to Take Series A strong outing by senior starting pitcher Pat Dyer kept the Furman offense at bay while junior outfielder Kris Simonton went 3-for-4 at the plate to fuel the Zips' offensive effort as they took the three-game series with an 11-3 victory over the Paladins at Latham Stadium on Sunday.
February 14, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Works Overtime, Falls 8-7 to Furman The University of Akron baseball team suffered an 8-7 loss to Furman on Saturday afternoon after the Paladins managed a walk-off homer in the bottom of the 10th inning to end the game.
February 13, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Opens Season with 7-5 Win over Furman The University of Akron baseball team issued strong performances on both sides of the ball en route to picking up a season-opening 7-5 win over Furman on Friday evening at Latham Stadium.
February 12, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Opens 2015 Slate at Furman on Friday The University of Akron baseball team begins the 2015 campaign this weekend as it travels to ­­­take on Furman on Feb. 13-15 in a three-game series at Latham Stadium. The first game will take place on Friday at 4 p.m., with one game on both Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.
February 11, 2015 | Baseball Baseball Selected to Finish Third in MAC East The University of Akron baseball team has been tabbed to finish third in the Mid-American Conference East Division, according to a preseason poll conducted by the 12 MAC coaches, the league office announced on Wednesday.
February 10, 2015 | Baseball 2015 Baseball Season Preview In his fourth year at the helm of the University of Akron baseball program, head coach Rick Rembielak will rely on his veteran roster to carry the momentum from last year's postseason run into the 2015 campaign. The Zips will take to the diamond to open the 2015 season on Friday, Feb. 13, at Furman.
February 6, 2015 | Baseball Simonton, Valek Named to College Sports Madness Preseason All-MAC Second Team Two University of Akron baseball student-athletes have been named to the College Sports Madness Mid-American Preseason All-Conference Second Team. Junior infielder Kris Simonton and junior pitcher John Valek III are second-team All-MAC honorees.
February 20, 2015 | General News Zips Athletics Announces Class of 2014 Hall of Fame Inductees WEATHER NOTE: The Sports Hall of Fame Banquet will go on as scheduled on Friday, Feb. 20, at 6 p.m. at the Quaker Station Ballroom. ~
December 4, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Announces 2015 Schedule The University of Akron head baseball coach Rick Rembielak and his staff announced the 2015 schedule on Thursday, which features 19 games to be played at Lee R. Jackson Field along with one game to be played at Canal Park.
November 18, 2014 | Baseball Nine Student-Athletes Commit to Baseball for 2015-16 Season The University of Akron baseball team and head coach Rick Rembielak announced on Tuesday that eight student-athletes have signed National Letters of Intent to join the program for the 2015-16 academic year.
October 30, 2014 Z360: Oct. 30, 2014 This week features include previewing cross country at the MAC Championship, baseball's Halloween softball game, and football's etiquette class.
October 27, 2014 | Baseball Baseball to Hold Charity Softball Game on October 29 Akron baseball hosts a night of Halloween fun in support of their #1 fan, 11-year-old Jacob Sypert, who is currently battling Leukemia.
October 2, 2014 | Baseball Baseball to Host Winter Camps Following their appearance in the Mid-American Conference championship game this past spring, the University of Akron baseball team has announced plans to host a series of camps coming up this winter.
September 26, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Claims 21-2 Win over the Ontario Nationals in Exhibition Action The University of Akron baseball team posted 22 hits as it cruised to a 21-2 victory over the Ontario Nationals in an 11-inning exhibition game on Friday at Lee R. Jackson Field.
September 19, 2014 | Baseball Baseball to Host Ontario Nationals for Exhibition Game The University of Akron baseball team opens up its fall exhibition schedule this Friday when the Zips take on the Ontario Nationals at Lee R. Jackson Field.
September 8, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Announces Plans for 2014 Alumni Golf Outing After their run in the Mid-American Conference Tournament this past spring, the University of Akron baseball program is looking forward to their annual Alumni Golf Outing at The Quarry Golf Club on Saturday, Sept. 27.
September 8, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Adds Matt Burns as Volunteer Assistant Coach Matthew Burns has joined the University of Akron baseball team as a volunteer assistant coach, head coach Rick Rembielak announced earlier this week.
August 29, 2014 | Baseball Former Zip Chris Bassitt to Make Major League Debut Saturday Former University of Akron baseball pitcher Chris Bassitt will make his Major League debut on Saturday for the Chicago White Sox, according to a team release.
August 19, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Takes Ice Bucket Challenge to Strike Out ALS Head Coach Rick Rembielak and his players took the Ice Bucket Challenge today to show their support in striking out ALS.
July 15, 2014 | Baseball Registration Now Open for 2014 Baseball Camp The University of Akron baseball program and fourth-year head coach Rick Rembielak have announced plans for a pro-style baseball camp to be held on Sunday, Sept. 21.
August 4, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Announces Walk-On Tryout Information The University of Akron baseball program will hold walk-on tryouts for the 2015 season, head coach Rick Rembielak announced Monday.
July 14, 2014 | Baseball Simonton Named To Academic All-MAC Team, Akron Baseball Adds Three Honorable Mentions University of Akron baseball student-athlete Kris Simonton has earned Academic All-MAC Team honors for the 2014 season while teammates Zach Beaver, Matt LaRocca, and James Sheltrown received Honorable Mentions, the league office announced Friday.
July 2, 2014 | General News Zips Athletics Celebrates 2013-14 Highlights In Annual Report Individually and collectively, the 2013-14 academic year was among the best ever for our student-athletes at The University of Akron.
June 7, 2014 | Baseball Devan Ahart Selected In 16th Round Of Major League Baseball Draft Ahart, a fourth-year junior, is the fourth Zips player to be taken in the MLB draft since 2011 and the 12th overall in program history.
May 25, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Falls in MAC Championship to Kent State, 3-0 The University of Akron baseball team fell in the Mid-American Conference Championship to Kent State University on Sunday afternoon at All Pro Freight Stadium by a final score of 3-0.
May 24, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Wins MAC Tournament Semifinal over Buffalo; Championship Game Sunday For the first time since 1996, The University of Akron baseball team will be in the Mid-American Conference Championship after defeating the University at Buffalo, 5-4, in a 12-inning, semifinal matchup on Saturday afternoon at All Pro Freight Stadium.
May 22, 2014 | Baseball John Valek III Tosses Complete Game in 7-1 Win over Buffalo Akron is now 2-0 in the 2014 Mid-American Conference Tournament after Thursday's win against the University at Buffalo.
May 22, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Drops Central Michigan in MAC Tournament Opener, 9-6 The University of Akron baseball team completed its first Mid-American Conference Tournament win since 2005 by a score of 9-6 over Central Michigan University on Wednesday night at All Pro Freight Stadium.
May 20, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Opens MAC Tournament on Wednesday against CMU For the first time in nine seasons, The University of Akron baseball team will play in the Mid-American Conference Tournament, beginning on Wednesday at 8 p.m., against Central Michigan at All Pro Freight Stadium.
May 17, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Falls in Regular Season Finale to Kent State Akron baseball clinched its first Mid-American Conference Tournament berth since the 2005 campaign, despite Saturday night's loss.
May 16, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Splits Doubleheader with Kent State on Friday Akron baseball split the day-night doubleheader with Mid-American Conference rival Kent State University on Friday at Schoonover Stadium on the KSU campus.
May 15, 2014 | Baseball Thursday Night Baseball Game Postponed, Doubleheader Friday Due to inclement weather in the area, Thursday night’s Diamond Classic for the Kids at Canal Park has been postponed. Akron and Kent State will play a doubleheader Friday with games at noon and 6 p.m.
May 14, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Ready for Pivotal Series against Kent State The University of Akron baseball team is set for a three-game series against Mid-American Conference rival Kent State University, beginning on Thursday.
May 13, 2014 | General News Akron Athletics Wins First Reese Trophy as MAC's Top Men's Athletics Program Competing in seven MAC-sponsored men’s sports, the Zips needed performances from just five to lock up the award, with baseball and men's outdoor track and field still competing.
May 13, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Drops Midweek Matchup to Dayton, 9-2 The University of Akron baseball team fell to the University of Dayton by a final score of 9-2 on Tuesday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Field.
May 12, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Welcomes Dayton on Tuesday for Final Home Game The University of Akron baseball team hosts the University of Dayton for a midweek matchup on Tuesday at 4 p.m., on Lee R. Jackson Field.
May 11, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Drops Series Finale to Northern Illinois, 2-0 Pat Dyer went eight strong, but Akron dropped the series finale, 2-0, to Northern Illinois on Sunday at Ralph McKinzie Field.
May 10, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Falls on Saturday to Northern Illinois, 4-1 The University of Akron baseball team fell in game two of the three-game Mid-American Conference to Northern Illinois University by a score of 4-1
May 9, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Wins in the 13th Inning over Northern Illinois, 7-4 The University of Akron baseball team came through with a 13-inning, 7-4 win over Northern Illinois University on Friday afternoon at Ralph McKinzie Field
May 8, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Set for Three-Game Series at Northern Illinois The University of Akron baseball team heads to Northern Illinois University for a three-game Mid-American Conference series at Ralph McKinzie Field, beginning on Friday at 3 p.m.
May 4, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Drops Series Finale to Ball State, 5-3 The University of Akron baseball team dropped the series finale to Ball state University by a final score of 5-3 on Sunday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Field.
May 3, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Falls in Extras on Saturday to Ball State, 4-3 The University of Akron baseball team came back for three runs in the ninth to tie the game, but fell to Ball State University in the 11th inning by a final score of 4-3.
May 2, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Opens Weekend with 5-2 Win Over Ball State The University of Akron (23-21, 10-9 MAC) baseball team defeated Ball State University (30-15, 1-4 MAC) by a final score of 5-2 on Friday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Field.
May 1, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Hosts Ball State for Three-Game Series this Weekend The University of Akron baseball team welcomes Ball State University for a three-game series at Lee R. Jackson Field this weekend, beginning on Friday at 3 p.m.
April 30, 2014 | Baseball LaRocca Hits a Two-Run Homer, Baseball Wins over Wright State, 9-5 The University of Akron baseball team defeated Wright State University by a final score of 9-5 on Wednesday night at Nischwitz Stadium.
April 29, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Cancels Game against Youngstown State The University of Akron baseball game at Youngstown State today has been cancelled due to rain throughout the day’s forecast.
April 28, 2014 | General News Zips Athletics Hosts Annual Student-Athlete Banquet, "The Zippys" UA Athletics honored the accomplishments of its student-athletes in a special celebration banquet on Monday night in the ball room of the Student Union.
April 28, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Set for Two Midweek Contests The University of Akron baseball team travels to Youngstown State on Tuesday and Wright State on Wednesday for a pair of non-conference midweek matchups.
April 27, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Defeated in Series Finale by Buffalo, 11-6 The University of Akron baseball team fell in the series finale to the University at Buffalo by a final score of 11-6 on Sunday afternoon at Amherst Audubon Field.
April 26, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Falls on Saturday to Buffalo, 6-3 The University of Akron baseball team fell to the University at Buffalo by a final score of 6-3 on Saturday in game two of the three-game Mid-American Conference series at Amherst Audubon Field.
April 25, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Drops Weekend Opener to Buffalo, 3-2 The University of Akron baseball team dropped the opening game of a three-game Mid-American Conference series to the University at Buffalo by a final score of 3-2 on Friday afternoon at Amherst Audubon Field.
April 24, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Travels to Buffalo for Three-Game Series The University of Akron baseball team travels to the University at Buffalo this weekend for a three-game Mid-American Conference series, beginning Friday at 3 p.m.
April 23, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Wright State on Wednesday, 3-1 The University of Akron baseball team dropped the matchup to Wright State University on Wednesday night at Canal Park by a final score of 3-1.
April 22, 2014 | Baseball Joe Cochran Hurls One-Hitter, Baseball Defeats YSU 5-0 The University of Akron (21-17) baseball right-hander Joe Cochran tossed a one-hitter with 10 strikeouts on Tuesday night, as UA defeated Youngstown State University (8-25) by a final score of 5-0 at Canal Park, the home of the Akron RubberDucks.
April 21, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Slated for Two Midweek Games The University of Akron baseball team is set for two midweek games at Canal Park both at 6 p.m., this coming week, beginning on Tuesday against Youngstown State.
April 20, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Defeated by Bowling Green on Sunday, 8-1 The University of Akron baseball team dropped the series finale on Sunday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Field to Mid-American Conference opponent Bowling Green State University by a final score of 8-1.
April 19, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Drops Saturday Matchup to Bowling Green, 11-5 The University of Akron baseball team fell in game two of the three-game Mid-American Conference series to Bowling Green State University by a final score of 11-5 on Saturday at Lee R. Jackson Field.
April 18, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Falls 9-7 in Series Opener to Bowling Green The University of Akron baseball team’s six-game win streak was snapped by Bowling Green State University on Friday afternoon by a score of 9-7 in game one of the three-game series.
April 17, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Opens Three-Game Series on Friday with Bowling Green The University of Akron baseball team looks to extend its current six game win streak as the Zips play host to Bowling Green State University for a three-game series.
April 16, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Defeats WMU on Wednesday, 8-2 A spectacular start from lefty Pat Dyer and a five-run sixth gave The University of Akron baseball team an 8-2 win over Western Michigan University in a non-conference matchup on Wednesday
April 15, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Faces Western Michigan on Wednesday in Avon, Ohio The University of Akron baseball team will play one midweek matchup in a non-conference tilt against Western Michigan University on Wednesday at 3 p.m., in Avon, Ohio at All Pro Freight Stadium.
April 14, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Cancels Tuesday Matchup with Marshall The University of Akron baseball has cancelled Tuesday’s home matchup against Marshall University due to inclement weather in the region.
April 14, 2014 | Baseball John Valek III Named MAC East Pitcher of the Week Valek tossed the first complete game shutout of his collegiate career, and the Zips first this season, in the series-opening 8-0 win on Friday against Ohio University.
April 13, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Completes Sweep, Defeats Ohio 5-4 The University of Akron baseball team completed their second series sweep in Mid-American Conference play on Sunday afternoon at Lee Jackson Field.
April 12, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Clinches Series with 7-1 Win over Ohio on Saturday The University of Akron baseball team clinched the series win over Ohio University by a final score of 7-1 on Saturday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Field.
April 11, 2014 | Baseball Valek Tosses Complete Game Shutout in 8-0 Win over Ohio Sophomore John Valek III’s complete game shutout keyed The University of Akron baseball team to an 8-0 win over Ohio University.
April 10, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Hosts Ohio for Three-Game Series Beginning Friday The University of Akron baseball team welcomes Ohio University to Lee R. Jackson Field for a three-game Mid-American Conference this weekend, opening on Friday at 3 p.m.
April 9, 2014 | Baseball Five-Run Fifth Inning Pushes Baseball to 8-5 Win Over Canisius A five-run fifth inning propelled The University of Akron baseball team to an 8-5 victory over Canisius College on Wednesday afternoon at the Demske Sports Complex.
April 8, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Completes 7-5 Comeback Win over Pitt on Tuesday The University of Akron baseball team notched a 7-5 comeback win over the University of Pittsburgh on Tuesday evening at Charles L. Cost Field.
April 7, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Travels to Pitt and Canisius for Midweek Matchups The University of Akron baseball team travels to two midweek games this week, beginning on Tuesday at Pittsburgh at 6 p.m.
April 6, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Edged on Sunday by Miami, 5-3 The University of Akron baseball team fell in the series finale to Mid-American Conference opponent Miami (Ohio) University by a final score of 5-3 on Sunday afternoon at Hayden Park.
April 5, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Falls on Saturday to Miami, 6-0 The University of Akron baseball team dropped game two of the three-game Mid-American Conference series to Miami University by a final score of 6-0 on Saturday afternoon at Hayden Park.
April 4, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Completes 7-5 Comeback Victory over Miami (Ohio) James Meeker III and Matt Rembielak delivered RBI singles in the top of the ninth to push The University of Akron baseball team to a 7-5 victory over Miami University on Friday night.
April 3, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Set for Three-Game Series at Miami (Ohio) The University of Akron baseball team travels to Mid-American Conference opponent Miami (Ohio) University for a three-game series this weekend, beginning on Friday at 6 p.m., on McKie Field.
April 2, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Wins in Walk-Off Fashion Over Canisius, 2-1 Redshirt senior Brady Stewart provided a walk-off single in the tenth inning to give The University of Akron baseball team a 2-1 victory over Canisius College.
April 1, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Marshall on Tuesday, 5-2 The University of Akron baseball team dropped the first matchup of the week by a score of 5-2 to Marshall on Tuesday afternoon at Kennedy Center Field.
March 31, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Slated for Two Midweek Games Akron baseball has two midweek games on the schedule, beginning with an away matchup at Marshall on Tuesday, and then at home in Canal Park on Wednesday.
March 31, 2014 | Baseball Joey Havrilak Named MAC East Player of the Week The University of Akron outfielder Joey Havrilak has been named Mid-American Conference East Division Player of the Week for his performance in the series win over Toledo this past weekend.
March 29, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Drops Series Finale to Toledo, 4-3 The University of Akron baseball team fell in the series finale to the University of Toledo on Saturday afternoon by a final score of 4-3 at Mercy Field to complete the Mid-American Conference series.
March 29, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Sweeps Toledo in Doubleheader on Friday The University of Akron baseball team opened the weekend with a doubleheader sweep of Mid-American Conference opponent University of Toledo.
March 27, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Travels to Toledo for Three-Game Series The University of Akron baseball team is headed to the University of Toledo for a three-game set of Mid-American Conference play, beginning on Friday with a doubleheader at 1 p.m.
March 25, 2014 | Baseball College Sport Madness Names Kris Simonton MAC Player of the Week College Sports Madness has named outfielder Kris Simonton as Mid-American Conference Player of the Week after recording four multi-hit games in five total contests this past week.
March 25, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Cancels Both Midweek Contests The University of Akron baseball team has cancelled both midweek games this week due to weather in the region, which were scheduled to be at Wright State on Tuesday and at home on Wednesday against Malone.
March 24, 2014 | Baseball Myles McVeigh Named MAC East Pitcher of the Week The University of Akron baseball starting pitcher Myles McVeigh was named Mid-American Conference East Division Pitcher of the Week for his shutout performance against Eastern Michigan in game two of Saturday’s doubleheader.
March 22, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Sweeps Eastern Michigan in Doubleheader on Saturday The University of Akron baseball team downed Eastern Michigan University in both games of the doubleheader on Saturday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Field to complete the series sweep and open Mid-American Conference play undefeated.
March 21, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Opens MAC Play with 6-3 Win over EMU The University of Akron baseball team opened Mid-American Conference play with a 6-3 victory over Eastern Michigan University on Friday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Field in UA’s home opener.
March 20, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Opens MAC Slate at Home on Friday with EMU The University of Akron baseball team opens Mid-American Conference play at home against Eastern Michigan University for a three-game series, beginning at 1 p.m., with a doubleheader at Lee R. Jackson Field.
March 19, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Records 12 Hits in 11-8 Loss to Pittsburgh on Wednesday The University of Akron (7-10, 0-0 MAC) baseball team registered 12 total hits and waged a late three-run rally in Wednesday’s 11-8 loss at the University of Pittsburgh.
March 18, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Falls in Extras to Ohio State on Tuesday, 6-5 The University of Akron baseball team lost by a score of 6-5 in 11 innings against Ohio State University on Tuesday evening at Bill Davis Stadium.
March 18, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Alters Home-Opening Series Akron will play a doubleheader vs. Eastern Michigan on Friday starting at 1 p.m., and then will conclude the three-game set with a Saturday matchup at 1 p.m.
March 17, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Ready for First Midweek Games in 2014 The University of Akron baseball team is set for the first midweek action of the season, beginning with Ohio State on Tuesday at 5:05 p.m. UA will then play Pittsburgh on Wednesday at 4:15 p.m.
March 17, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Revises Midweek Schedule with Ohio State and Pittsburgh Ohio State’s matchup has been moved up to 5:05 p.m., on Tuesday, while Pittsburgh’s game has been moved from Akron to Pittsburgh on Wednesday at 4:15 p.m.
March 15, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Splits Doubleheader with Cincinnati on Saturday The University of Akron baseball team split the doubleheader on Saturday afternoon the University of Cincinnati at Marge Schott Stadium to cap off the three-game series.
March 14, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Drops Series Opener to Cincinnati, 8-5 The University of Akron baseball team dropped the series opener to the University of Cincinnati by a final score of 8-5 on Friday afternoon at Marge Schott Stadium.
March 13, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Travels to Cincinnati for Three-Game Series The University of Akron baseball team travels to the University of Cincinnati this weekend for a three-game series at Marge Schott Stadium, which is set to begin on Friday at 4 p.m.
March 11, 2014 | Baseball College Sports Madness Names Devan Ahart MAC Player of the Week Ahart had one of the strongest offensive weekends of his collegiate career this past weekend in games against Austin Peay and Milwaukee.
March 10, 2014 | Baseball Devan Ahart Named MAC East Player of the Week Akron outfielder Devan Ahart has been named Mid-American Conference East Division Player of the Week, the league announced Monday.
March 9, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Tallies Season-High 18 Hits in 13-5 Win over Milwaukee The University of Akron baseball team capped off the three-game weekend with a 13-5 victory over UW-Milwaukee.
March 8, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Falls in Saturday Matchup to UW-Milwaukee, 10-4 The University of Akron baseball team lost to UW-Milwaukee by a final score of 10-4 on Saturday afternoon at Raymond C. Hand Park on the Austin Peay State University Campus.
March 7, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Routs Austin Peay on Friday, 10-0 A shutout performance from John Valek III and a pair of homers from Devan Ahart and Joey Havrilak pushed the Zips to victory on Friday night.
March 6, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Set for Three-Game Road Trip The University of Akron baseball team travels to Columbia, Tenn., for three games this weekend, beginning with a 4:30 p.m., matchup at Austin Peay on Friday.
March 5, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Revises Weekend Schedule The University of Akron baseball team has revised their schedule for this upcoming weekend. Akron will play Austin Peay on Friday at 4:30 p.m., followed by games against the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee on Saturday and Sunday at noon.
March 2, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Splits Doubleheader with Delaware State on Sunday Akron baseball fell in the first game 13-1, but bounced back for an 11-10 comeback victory in game two.
March 2, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Drops Saturday Matchup with Delaware State, 4-0 The University of Akron baseball team fell to Delaware State by a final score of 4-0 on Saturday night at Soldier Field in the series-opening matchup.
February 28, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Heads to Delaware State for Three-Game Series The University of Akron baseball team travels to Delaware State for a three-game set, beginning at 2 p.m., on Saturday at Soldier Field.
February 26, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Reschedules Series Opener with Delaware State The University of Akron baseball team has rescheduled Friday’s series opener with Delaware State to Saturday at 2 p.m. Sunday will now feature a doubleheader at noon.
February 23, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Falls 5-2 in Weekend Finale to Duke Akron baseball finished the weekend 3-1 in four games in North Carolina with a total of 19 runs scored.
February 23, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Completes Doubleheader Sweep of La Salle The University of Akron baseball team won their third consecutive game in an 8-7 come back victory over La Salle University on Saturday night at Fleming Stadium.
February 22, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Notches 7-1 Victory over La Salle on Saturday The University of Akron baseball team defeated La Salle University by a final score of 7-1 on Saturday afternoon at the USA Baseball Complex.
February 21, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Edges Saint Louis on Friday, 2-1 The University of Akron baseball team opened the Duke Baseball Classic with a 2-1 victory over Saint Louis on Friday night.
February 19, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Ready for Duke Baseball Classic this Weekend Four games against three opponents are scheduled this weekend as the Akron baseball team heads south to the Duke Baseball Classic, hosted by Duke.
February 16, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Winthrop in Doubleheader to Open 2014 Season The University of Akron baseball team lost to Winthrop University in both games of the doubleheader on Sunday afternoon at Winthrop Ballpark.
February 14, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Alters Weekend Schedule with Winthrop Baseball has postponed the doubleheader scheduled for Saturday, and will now play two games on Sunday starting at 2 p.m.
February 12, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Set to Open 2014 Season at Winthrop Third-year head coach Rick Rembielak and the Akron baseball team head to Rock Hill, S.C., this weekend for a three-game series to open the season.
February 12, 2014 | Baseball Baseball Voted to Finish Fifth in MAC East Akron baseball earned a total of 24 points in the 2014 Mid-American Conference Preseason Poll.
December 16, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Announces 2014 Schedule Four teams that competed in the 2013 NCAA tournament and the annual Diamond Classic for the Kids at Canal Park highlight the 2014 University of Akron baseball schedule.
October 22, 2013 | Baseball Gold Wins Game Four by 7-1 over Blue Early rallies aided in Gold's 7-1 victory over Blue in game four of Fall World Series.
October 21, 2013 | Baseball Gold Defeats Blue 4-0 in Game Three of Fall World Series A four-run rally and a stellar performance by starting pitcher Myles McVeigh pushed Gold to victory.
October 19, 2013 | Baseball Blue Evens the Series with a 7-5 Win over Gold on Saturday Blue evened the University of Akron baseball team’s Fall World Series at one game a piece with a 7-5 rain-shortened win.
October 18, 2013 | Baseball Gold Takes Game One of Fall World Series, 5-1 Led by starting pitcher John Valek III’s one-hit performance, Gold took game one of the Fall World series over Blue on Friday afternoon by a score of 5-1.
October 14, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Posts 25 Hits in 21-6 Exhibition Win In preparation for the Fall World Series, Akron hosted the Toronto Mets for an exhibition game on Monday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Field.
September 30, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Announces Fall World Series Schedule Akron baseball will be hosting a five game intrasquad series set to begin on Friday, Oct. 18.
September 3, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Hires Spencer Schmitz as Volunteer Assistant Coach The University of Akron baseball head coach Rick Rembielak announced the hiring of Spencer Schmitz as the volunteer assistant coach for the upcoming season.
August 28, 2013 | General News Akron Athletics Launches Zips Insider Blog Zips fans can get an in-depth look at Akron Athletics through this interactive blog featuring content from all of Akron's 19 intercollegiate programs.
July 12, 2013 | Baseball Summer League Update Several members of the Zips baseball team are competing throughout the country in both the professional ranks and in collegiate summer leagues.
July 8, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Announces Hiring of Kyle Smith as Pitching Coach The University of Akron baseball program and head coach Rick Rembielak announced the hiring of Kyle Smith as pitching coach on Monday afternoon.
June 25, 2013 | General News Banner Year for Zips Athletics Touted in 2012-13 Annual Report Five teams celebrating championships and record academic achievement are among the highlights of 2012-13 for the Zips.
June 26, 2013 | Baseball Diamond Legends Classic Golf Outing The University of Akron baseball program will be hosting their annual Diamond Legends Classic Golf Outing on Monday, July 22 at Medina Country Club.
June 11, 2013 | General News Zips Athletics Posts High Marks in Latest NCAA APR Report Ten Zips Athletics teams recorded a perfect APR for the 2011-12 academic year, with 17 of 19 teams exceeding the national multi-year average.
May 22, 2013 | Baseball Jared Turocy Named to Second Team All-MAC The University of Akron baseball team’s Jared Turocy was named to the second team All-Mid-American Conference on Tuesday night following the conclusion of the 2013 regular season.
May 18, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Wraps Up Season with 4-1 Loss to Kent State The University of Akron baseball team wrapped up the 2013 season with a loss to Kent State University in the series finale of the three game Mid-American Conference series by a score of 4-1 on Saturday afternoon.
May 17, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Kent State on Friday, 4-3 The University of Akron baseball team lost to Kent State University in the second game of the three game Mid-American Conference series by a score of 4-3 on Friday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Field.
May 17, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Drops Series Opener to Kent State in 17 Innings, 5-4 The University of Akron baseball team fell in the series opener against Mid-American Conference rival Kent State University by a score of 5-4 in a 17-inning affair on Thursday evening at Canal Park.
May 15, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Hosts Kent State for Final Homestand The University of Akron baseball team is set to open their final regular season Mid-American Conference weekend series against rival Kent State University on Thursday at 6:30 p.m., in Canal Park for the seventh annual Diamond Classic for the Kids event.
May 14, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Edged in Midweek Matchup to Xavier, 5-4 The University of Akron baseball team lost the midweek matchup on Tuesday against Xavier University by a score of 5-4 at Hayden Field.
May 14, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Heads to Xavier for Tuesday Matchup The University of Akron baseball team travels to Xavier University for a midweek matchup on Tuesday at 3 p.m., on Hayden Field.
May 12, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falls in Series Finale to Central Michigan The University of Akron baseball team fell in the series finale to Central Michigan University by a score of 18-8 on Sunday afternoon at Theunissen Stadium.
May 11, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Clinches Series with 11-2 Win Over CMU The University of Akron baseball team clinched the three game Mid-American Conference series on Saturday afternoon against Central Michigan University by a score of 11-2 in the second game of the series at Theunissen Stadium.
May 10, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Opens Weekend Series with 11 Inning Win Over CMU, 8-7 The University of Akron baseball team won on Friday afternoon in 11 innings against Central Michigan University by a score of 8-7 in the opening game of a three game Mid-American Conference series at Theunissen Stadium.
May 10, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Set for Weekend Series at Central Michigan The University of Akron baseball team will open up a three game Mid-American Conference series on Friday at 3 p.m., against Central Michigan University in Theunissen Stadium.
May 7, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Registers 16 Hits in 11-2 Win Over Penn State The University of Akron baseball team defeated Penn State University by a score of 11-2 on Tuesday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Field.
May 7, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Welcomes Penn State for Tuesday Matchup The University of Akron baseball team welcomes Penn State University for a midweek matchup on Tuesday at 3 p.m., on Lee R. Jackson Field.
May 6, 2013 | Baseball Brady Stewart Receives MAC East Player of the Week Award Junior Brady Stewart was tabbed as the Mid-American Conference East Division Player of the Week on Monday following this past week’s games against No. 17 Pittsburgh and Western Michigan.
May 5, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Drops Series Finale to WMU, 3-2 The University of Akron baseball team fell in the series finale of the three game Mid-American Conference series to Western Michigan University by a score of 3-2 on Sunday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Field.
May 4, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Defeats Western Michigan on Saturday, 3-2 The University of Akron baseball team clinched the series win on Saturday against Western Michigan University by a score of 3-2 at Lee R. Jackson Field in the second game of the three-game Mid-American Conference series.
May 3, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Notches Series Opening Win Over WMU, 7-6 The University of Akron baseball team defeated Western Michigan University in the first game of the three game Mid-American Conference series by a score of 7-6 at Lee R. Jackson Field on Friday afternoon.
May 2, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Welcomes Western Michigan for Weekend Series The University of Akron baseball team is set to host Western Michigan University for a three game Mid-American Conference series beginning on Friday at 3 p.m. on Lee R. Jackson Field.
May 1, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Tops No. 17 Pittsburgh, 6-1 The University of Akron baseball team defeated No. 17 University of Pittsburgh by a score of 6-1 on Wednesday evenng at Charles L. Cost Field.
May 1, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Travels to Pittsburgh for Wednesday Matchup The University of Akron baseball team will travel to the No. 17 University of Pittsburgh for a midweek matchup on Wednesday evening at 6 p.m., on Charles L. Cost Field.
April 30, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Signs One Student-Athlete to NLI on Tuesday The University of Akron baseball program and head coach Rick Rembielak announced the signing of Brian Lees to a National Letter of Intent on Tuesday.
April 29, 2013 | General News Zips Athletics Holds Annual Student-Athlete Celebration Banquet UA Athletics honored the accomplishments of its student-athletes in a special banquet on Monday night in the ball room of the Student Union.
April 28, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Cancels Sunday Game Due to Rain AKRON, Ohio – The University of Akron baseball team has cancelled Sunday’s series finale against the University at Buffalo at Canal Park due to rain.
April 27, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Buffalo on Saturday, 7-2 The University of Akron baseball team fell to the University at Buffalo in game two of the three game Mid-American Conference series by a score of 7-2 on Saturday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Field.
April 26, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Drops Series Opener to Buffalo, 7-6 The University of Akron baseball team fell to the University at Buffalo by a score of 7-6 on Friday evening at Canal Park in the first game of this three game Mid-American Conference series.
April 26, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Welcomes Buffalo for Weekend Series The University of Akron baseball team will host the University at Buffalo for a three game Mid-American Conference series beginning on Friday at 6 p.m., at Canal Park.
April 23, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falls in Tuesday Matchup to Canisius, 4-3 The University of Akron baseball team fell in the midweek matchup to Canisius College by a score of 4-3 on Tuesday afternoon at the Demske Sport Complex.
April 22, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Travels to Canisius Tuesday for Midweek Matchup The University of Akron baseball team travels to Buffalo, N.Y., for a midweek contest against Canisius College, set for Tuesday at 3 p.m., in the Demske Sports Complex.
April 21, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Wins Series Finale Sunday Against Bowling Green The University of Akron baseball team won the series finale of the three game Mid-American Conference series against Bowling Green State University by a score of 7-3 on Sunday afternoon at Steller Field.
April 20, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falls in Doubleheader on Saturday at Bowling Green The University of Akron baseball team dropped both games of the doubleheader against Bowling Green State University on Saturday afternoon by scores of 14-6 and 5-1 in the first and second games of this three game Mid-American Conference series at Steller Field.
April 19, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Revises Schedule for Weekend Series at Bowling Green The University of Akron baseball team has rescheduled Friday's game against Bowling Green State University to Saturday, which will now feature a doubleheader beginning at 12:30 at Steller Field.
April 19, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Heads to Bowling Green on Friday for Weekend Series The University of Akron baseball team will travel to Bowling Green State University for a three game Mid-American Conference series beginning on Friday with a 3 p.m., first pitch at Steller Field.
April 17, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Drops Midweek Matchup to Xavier, 11-3 The University of Akron baseball team dropped the midweek matchup on Wednesday against Xavier University by a score of 11-3 at Canal Park.
April 17, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Welcomes Xavier for Wednesday Matchup at Canal Park The University of Akron baseball team welcomes Xavier University for a one game midweek matchup Wednesday at 3 p.m., in Canal Park.
April 16, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Postpones Tuesday Game Due to Rain The University of Akron baseball team and Ohio State University have postponed Tuesday’s baseball game due to rain. There has been no announced makeup date at this time.
April 15, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Travels to Ohio State for Tuesday Matchup The University Akron baseball team will travel to Ohio State University on Tuesday afternoon for a midweek matchup beginning at 6:35 p.m., at Bill Davis Stadium
April 14, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Drops Series Finale to Ohio, 4-2 The University of Akron baseball team fell to Ohio University by a score of 4-2 on Sunday afternoon at Bob Wren Stadium in the series finale of the three game Mid-American Conference series.
April 13, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Rips 15 Hits in Extra-Inning Win Over Ohio The University of Akron won the three game Mid-American Conference series against Ohio University by a score of 11-8 in 10 innings at Bob Wren Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
April 12, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Defeats Ohio University in 10 Innings, 4-2 The University of Akron baseball team defeated Ohio University in a 10-inning affair by a score of 4-2 on Friday evening at Bob Wren Stadium in the opening game of a three game Mid-American Conference series.
April 12, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Opens Three Game Series Against Ohio on Friday The University of Akron baseball team will travel to Athens, Ohio for a three game Mid-American Conference series against Ohio University, set to begin at 6 p.m., on Friday at Bob Wren Stadium.
April 10, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Defeated by Canisius on Wednesday, 8-5 The University of Akron baseball team was defeated by Canisius College by a score of 8-5 in a weather-shortened, six-inning game on Wednesday afternoon on Lee R. Jackson Field.
April 9, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Hosts Canisius for a Doubleheader on Wednesday The University of Akron baseball team will host Canisius College for a midweek doubleheader on Wednesday, set to begin at 1 p.m., on Lee R. Jackson Field.
April 7, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Shows Resiliency in 10-9 Walk-Off Victory Over Miami The University of Akron baseball team defeated Miami University by a score of 10-9 - a 14 inning affair - via walk-off fashion on Sunday afternoon in the series finale of the three game Mid-American Conference series at Lee R. Jackson Field.
April 6, 2013 | Baseball Baseball's John Valek Throws Complete Game in Loss to Miami The University of Akron baseball team fell to Miami University by score of 2-1 in the second game of a three game Mid-American Conference series on Saturday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Baseball Field.
April 5, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Miami at Home, 7-2 The University of Akron baseball team was defeated by Miami University by a score of 7-2 on Friday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Baseball Field in the series opener of a three game Mid-American Conference matchup.
April 5, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Opens Weekend Series on Friday Against Miami The University of Akron baseball team will welcome Miami University for a Mid-American Conference matchup in a three game series set to begin on Friday at 3 p.m. on Lee R. Jackson Baseball Field.
April 3, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Aided by Extra-Base Hits in 5-4 Win Over Youngstown State The University of Akron baseball team edged out Youngstown State University by a score of 5-4 on Wednesday afternoon at Eastwood Field.
April 3, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Heads to Youngstown State for a Wednesday Matchup The University of Akron baseball team travels to Youngstown State University on Wednesday for a 3 p.m., midweek contest.
April 2, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Pitt at Home, 11-7 The University of Akron baseball team dropped its midweek matchup to the University of Pittsburgh by a score of 11-7 on Tuesday afternoon at Canal Park.
April 1, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Welcomes Pitt for Midweek Matchup The University of Akron baseball team will host the University of Pittsburgh for one game on Tuesday afternoon at 3 p.m., in Canal Park.
March 31, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falters in Series Finale to Northern Illinois The University of Akron baseball team fell in the series finale to Northern Illinois University by a score of 14-4 in a Mid-American Conference matchup on Sunday at All Pro Freight Stadium.
March 30, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Defeated by Northern Illinois in MAC Matchup, 2-1 The University of Akron baseball team lost to Northern Illinois University in a Mid-American Conference matchup on Saturday afternoon by a score of 2-1 at All Pro Freight Stadium.
March 29, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Drops Home Opener to Northern Illinois, 4-3 The University of Akron baseball team fell to Northern Illinois University in a Mid-American Conference matchup by a score of 4-3 on Friday afternoon at All Pro Freight Stadium.
March 28, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Opens Home Slate Against Northern Illinois on Friday The University of Akron baseball team will be host to Mid-American Conference opponent Northern Illinois University for a three game series beginning this Friday at 3 p.m., in Avon, Ohio at All Pro Freight Stadium.
March 27, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Announces Change of Venue for Home Opener The University of Akron baseball team will play their season opening series at All Pro Freight Stadium beginning on Friday at 3 p.m.
March 25, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Home Opener Postponed The University of Akron baseball team has postponed Tuesday’s home opener against Youngstown State University due to inclement weather.
March 23, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Picks Up First Series Win of the Season Against Ball State The University of Akron baseball team earned their first series win of the season on Saturday afternoon against Ball State University with a doubleheader sweep.
March 22, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falls in Series Opener to Ball State The University of Akron baseball team lost the series opener to Ball State University by a score of 2-1 in a 10 inning affair on Friday afternoon. This was the first game of the Mid-American Conference schedule for Akron baseball.
March 22, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Reschedules Sunday Game The University of Akron baseball team has rescheduled Sunday’s 1 p.m., contest against Ball State University to a doubleheader on Saturday beginning at noon.
March 21, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Opens MAC Schedule on Friday Against Ball State The University of Akron baseball team will open up Mid-American Conference play this weekend with a three game series in Muncie, Ind., against Ball State University, beginning on Friday at 3 p.m.
March 17, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Finalized Chanticleer Classic on Sunday with Doubleheader The University of Akron (2-16) baseball team dropped both games in a doubleheader on Sunday against the University of Michigan (9-9) and Coastal Carolina University (10-10) in the final day of the Chanticleer Classic.
March 16, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Rips Six Extra-Base Hits in 9-4 Win Over Quinnipiac The University of Akron baseball team defeated Quinnipiac University by a score of 9-4 on Saturday afternoon in the third game of the Chanticleer Classic.
March 15, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falls in Chanticleer Classic Opener The University of Akron baseball team lost on Friday afternoon to Quinnipiac University by a score of 4-1 in the Chanticleer Classic hosted by Coastal Carolina University at TicketReturn.com Field.
March 14, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Set to Compete in Chanticleer Classic The University of Akron baseball team will travel to Myrtle Beach, S.C., this weekend to compete in the Chanticleer Classic hosted by Coastal Carolina University.
March 13, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Drops Series Finale to The Citadel The University of Akron baseball team lost to The Citadel on Wednesday afternoon by a score of 9-3 at Riley Park in the second game of a two game series.
March 12, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Edged in Series Opener at Citadel The University of Akron baseball team lost to The Citadel on Tuesday evening by a score of 7-1 at Riley Park in the first game of a two game series.
March 12, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Heads to The Citadel for Two Games The University of Akron baseball team will play two midweek games against The Citadel beginning on Tuesday at 5 p.m., in Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. The series will conclude on Wednesday with a 4 p.m., first pitch.
March 10, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Uses Power to Outlast USC Upstate The University of Akron (1-11) upended USC Upstate (10-4) by a score of 6-4 on Saturday afternoon at Harley Park in the finale of the three game series. Akron earned its first win of the season following a 0-11 start.
March 9, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falters in Second Game Against USC Upstate The University of Akron baseball team dropped the second game of the three game series against USC Upstate by a score of 8-2 on Saturday afternoon at Harley Park.
March 8, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falls to USC Upstate in Series Opener The University of Akron baseball team lost to the University of South Carolina Upstate by a score of 11-2 on Friday night at Harley Park.
March 7, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Begins Nine Game Road Trip on Friday The University of Akron baseball team will begin a nine game road trip around the state of South Carolina beginning with a three game series against the University of South Carolina Upstate on Friday at 4 p.m., in Harley Park.
March 3, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Kentucky in Series Finale The University of Akron baseball team fell to No. 8 University of Kentucky by a score of 9-2 on Sunday afternoon at Cliff Hagan Stadium in the three game series finale.
March 2, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Defeated by Kentucky in Game Two of Weekend Series The University of Akron baseball team lost the second game of a three game series against No. 8 University of Kentucky by a score of 7-0 at Cliff Hagan Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
March 1, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falters in Series Opener to Kentucky The University of Akron baseball team dropped the series opener to the University of Kentucky by a score of 21-2 on Friday afternoon at Cliff Hagan Stadium.
February 28, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Heading to the University of Kentucky for Weekend Series The University of Akron baseball team will travel to No. 11 University of Kentucky this weekend for a three game series beginning on Friday at 4 p.m., in Cliff Hagan Stadium.
February 24, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Defeated by Louisville in Series Finale The University of Akron baseball team lost the series finale to No. 4 University of Louisville by a score of 2-1 on Sunday in a tightly contested pitchers duel at Jim Patterson Stadium.
February 23, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Louisville, 8-0 The University of Akron baseball team fell to the University of Louisville by a score of 8-0 on Saturday afternoon at Jim Patterson Stadium in the second game of a three game series.
February 22, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Drops Series Opener to Louisville, 7-0 The University of Akron baseball team lost to the University of Louisville on Friday afternoon by a score of 7-0 in Jim Patterson Stadium.
February 20, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Travels to Louisville for Weekend Series The University of Akron baseball team will play its second series of the season this weekend at Louisville, Ky., against the No. 4 University of Louisville in Jim Patterson Stadium.
February 16, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falls 10-3 to Georgia Tech The University of Akron baseball team took a 10-3 loss from No. 21 Georgia Tech on Saturday afternoon in Russ Chandler Stadium.
February 15, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Falters in Season Opener to Georgia Tech The University of Akron (0-1) baseball team fell to No. 21 Georgia Tech (1-0) on Friday afternoon at Russ Chandler Stadium by a score of 3-0.
February 14, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Opens 2013 Regular Season Friday The University of Akron baseball team will head to Atlanta to open the 2013 regular season against No. 21 Georgia Tech with a three game series set to begin at 4 p.m., on Friday.
February 5, 2013 | General News Zips Athletics Honors Dean's List Student-Athletes During Tuesday night's men's basketball game, Akron Athletics honored its 2012 Dean's List student-athletes.
January 22, 2013 | General News Zips Athletics Announces 38th Annual Hall of Fame Class Zips Athletics and its Varsity "A" Association will induct nine people to the UA Sports Hall of Fame on Friday, Feb. 15.
January 16, 2013 | Baseball Baseball Announces 2013 Schedule The Zips baseball team unveiled its 2013 schedule on Wednesday, which begins on Feb. 15 at Georgia Tech.
December 6, 2012 | General News Zips Athletics Launches "Drive for 5" Fundraising Campaign Zips Athletics looks to double its Z-Fund membership to 5,000 and raise $5 million annually by 2015.
November 16, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Adds Four During Early Signing Period Head Coach Rick Rembielak announced the signing of four student-athletes for the 2013-14 academic year on Friday
November 12, 2012 | Baseball Rembielak Signs Three-Year Contract Extension as Akron Baseball Coach University of Akron head baseball coach Rick Rembielak signed an agreement that runs through August 2015
October 19, 2012 | Baseball Gold Team Wins Baseball Fall World Series with 10-9 Comeback Victory The Gold team took the deciding fifth game with five runs in the bottom of the ninth
October 17, 2012 | Baseball Gold Wins Game Four of Baseball Fall World Series, 2-1, to Tie Series at Two Gold pitchers surrendered only three hits Wednesday
October 16, 2012 | Baseball Blue Wins Game Three of Fall World Series, 5-3 Grant Alvarez drove in three runs as the Blue team took a 2-1 series lead Tuesday
October 15, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Announces Schedule Change for Fall World Series Game four to be played on Wednesday instead of Thursday
October 15, 2012 | Baseball Gold Blanks Blue, 10-0, to Even Baseball Fall World Series Four Gold pitchers combine for six-inning shutout as Stewart has five RBI
October 13, 2012 | Baseball Blue Team Takes Game One of Fall World Series, 8-2 The Zips baseball team opened their annual intrasquad fall world series Saturday at Lee R. Jackson Baseball Field
October 8, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Set for Fall World Series The Zips will host their annual intrasquad series beginning Saturday at Lee R. Jackson Baseball Field.
September 18, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Announces 2012-13 Winter Camp Dates Camps begin in October and continue through February
September 10, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Begins Fall Practice The Zips opened fall ball Monday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Field
July 26, 2012 | Baseball 2012 Zips Baseball Golf Outing/Alumni Weekend Information The Akron baseball alumni weekend begins with the golf outing on Sept. 14 and follows with a tailgate on Sept. 15 prior to the UA-Morgan State football game.
July 23, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Announces Walk-On Tryout Information Interested students must attend Aug. 28 meeting
| Baseball Baseball Summer Update Blog Darius Washington is riding a 16-game hitting streak for the Auburn Wildcats of the Pacific West League.
June 20, 2012 | General News NCAA Releases Annual Academic Progress Rate Report Eight programs posted perfect scores in 2010-11 while 15 programs exceeded the NCAA multi-year average.
June 6, 2012 | Baseball Andrew Brown Selected by Colorado in the 23rd Round of the MLB Draft Pitcher Andrew Brown was chosen by the Colorado Rockies in the 23rd round of the MLB draft on Wednesday.
May 22, 2012 | Baseball Andrew Brown Named First-Team All-MAC Senior pitcher Andrew Brown was named First-Team All-MAC on Tuesday.
May 19, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Ends Season with 2-1 Defeat at Kent State Senior Alex Loftin tossed a complete game two-hitter in Saturday's loss to Kent State.
May 18, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Handed 15-2 Loss at Kent State Akron now in need of a win on Saturday to secure its spot in the 2012 MAC Tournament.
May 17, 2012 | Baseball Zips Fall to Kent State in Front of Record Crowd at the Diamond Classic for the Kids Akron fell to Kent State in the sixth annual Diamond Classic for the Kids on Thursday at Canal Park.
May 17, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Battles Kent State in Final Series of the Regular Season Three-game set is kicked off by the sixth-annual Diamond Classic for the Kids on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at Canal Park.
May 15, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Gets Clipped to Support Akron Children's Hospital The Akron baseball team got a new look Monday to support the Akron Children's Hospital.
May 12, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Beaten by Ohio in Series Finale, 3-2 Alex Loftin tossed eight strong innings, allowing two earned runs in Sunday's loss to Ohio.
May 12, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Drops 9-8 Contest to Ohio at Jackson Field Darius Washington drove in two runs in Saturday's 9-8 loss to Ohio at Jackson Field.
May 11, 2012 | Baseball Baseball's Comeback Falls Short in Series Opener vs. Ohio Andrew Brown threw his sixth complete game of the year in Friday's loss to Ohio.
May 11, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Welcomes Ohio for Final Homestand of the Season UA plays three pivotal games against Ohio this weekend at Lee R. Jackson Field. Senior day for the program will take place Saturday.
May 9, 2012 | Baseball West Virginia Gets Past Akron Baseball in Extra Innings Tyler Begun went 3-for-4 in Wednesday 4-3 loss to West Virginia. UA hosts Ohio this weekend at Lee R. Jackson Baseball Field.
May 8, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Suffers 8-2 Loss at Pittsburgh Brady Stewart drove in two runs for Akron in Tuesday's loss at Pittsburgh
May 8, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Travels to Pitt and West Virginia for Midweek Action The Zips play Pittsburgh at 3 p.m. Tuesday and face the Mountaineers at 3 p.m. on Wednesday.
May 6, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Falls at Miami (Ohio) in Series Finale, 4-3 Sam Watkins grabbed a pair of hits in Sunday's 4-3 loss at Miami (Ohio).
May 5, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Shutout by Miami (Ohio), 6-0 Darius Washington picked up a pair of hits in Saturday's 6-0 loss at Miami (Ohio).
May 4, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Drops 4-3 Series Opener at Miami (Ohio) Devan Ahart was one of five Akron players to record two-hits in Friday's 4-3 loss at Miami (Ohio).
May 3, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Continues MAC Play with Weekend Series at Miami (Ohio) Jared Turocy and the UA baseball team takes on Miami in a three game set in Oxford this weekend.
May 2, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Announces Summer Prospect Camp The UA baseball program will hold a prospect camp this August.
April 29, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Swept By Central Michigan in Sunday Doubleheader Akron Baseball was swept by Central Michigan in Sunday's Doubleheader.
April 28, 2012 | Baseball Saturday Baseball Postponed by Rain Akron and CMU's Saturday baseball game has been postponed by rain. The teams will play a doubleheader Sunday starting at 12:30 p.m.
April 27, 2012 | Baseball Brown Breaks Career Innings Mark as Baseball Blanks Central Michigan Andrew Brown grabbed his sixth win of the year and set the career innings pitched record in Friday's 7-0 win over Central Michigan.
April 27, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Takes on Central Michigan at Lee R. Jackson Baseball Field This Weekend Akron is 5-1 in conference home games this season. First pitch on Friday is at 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday's games start at 1 p.m.
April 24, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Clipped by Canisius at Canal Park Samuel Trecaso picked up three hits and three RBI in Tueday's 10-6 loss to Canisius at Canal Park
April 24, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Starts Four-Game Home Stand Tuesday Against Canisius at Canal Park Jared Turocy batted .412 in five games last week. Akron hosts Canisius Tuesday at 3 p.m. at Canal Park
April 22, 2012 | Baseball Zips Win Series Finale Over Western Michigan, 6-1 Brady Stewart had three hits in Akron's 6-1 win at Western Michigan on Sunday.
April 21, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Splits Saturday Doubleheader at Western Michigan Andrew Brown tossed a complete game to lead Akron to a 3-1 win in game 1. WMU won a 10-6 slugfest in the nightcap.
April 21, 2012 | Baseball Brown's Complete Game Moves Baseball Past Western Michigan in Game One Senior Andrew Brown tossed his fourth complete game of the year to lead Akron to a 3-1 win over WMU in Saturday's opener.
April 20, 2012 | Baseball Baseball's Series Opener at Western Michigan Postponed The clubs will play a doubleheader tomorrow at 1 p.m.
April 19, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Faces Western Michigan in Weekend MAC Action UA is on the road for three MAC games at Western Michigan this weekend.
April 18, 2012 | Baseball Pitt Tops Baseball with Walk-off Home Run Myles McVeigh tossed five strong innings in Wednesday's loss at Pittsburgh.
April 17, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Beaten by West Virginia at Munson Stadium Devan Ahart had a three-run triple in Tuesday's loss to West Virginia at Munson Stadium
April 16, 2012 | Baseball Pair of Midweek Games on Tap for Akron Baseball Sophomore Tyler Smith will get the nod in Tuesday's match-up with West Virginia at Munson Stadium. Zips travel to Pitt on Wednesday.
April 14, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Falls in Series Finale at Buffalo, 7-6 Tyler Begun had two home runs in Saturday's 7-6 loss to Buffalo.
April 13, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Splits Doubleheader at Buffalo; Wins Nightcap in 16 Innings Akron and Buffalo split a doubleheader Friday. Andrew Brown took a hard-luck loss in the opener.
April 12, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Tries to Continue Strong MAC Play at Buffalo Akron makes its way to Buffalo this weekend, where an altered schedule has the teams playing a Friday doubleheader at 2 p.m.
April 12, 2012 | Baseball Forecast Alters this Weekend's Baseball Schedule Akron and Buffalo will play a doubleheader on Friday starting at 2 p.m. The series finale is tentatively scheduled for Saturday at 1 p.m.
April 11, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Beaten at Ohio State in Midweek Action Jared Turocy collected 2 RBI in Wednesday's 7-2 loss at Ohio State
April 10, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Pitt in Midweek Action at Canal Park Dan Burant had two hits and an RBI in Tuesday's loss to Pittsburgh. UA takes on Ohio State Wednesday in Columbus at 6:35 p.m.
April 10, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Faces Pitt at Canal Park Tuesday; Travels to Ohio State Wednesday Akron looks to continue the momentum of a weekend sweep of Bowling Green into a pair of midweek contests.
April 9, 2012 | Baseball Brown Earns MAC East Pitcher of the Week Award Andrew Brown tossed a two-hit complete game shutout on Friday to guide UA to a 3-0 win over Bowling Green.
April 8, 2012 | Baseball Watkins Produces Second Straight Walk-off Hit Senior Sam Watkins hit his second walk-off hit in as many games on Sunday as UA downed BGSU 2-1 to sweep the series.
April 7, 2012 | Baseball Watkin’s Walk-off Double Sends Akron to 4-3 Win over Bowling Green Senior Sam Watkins ripped a two-out, two-run double down the left field line to complete a 4-3 Akron comeback win over Bowling Green on Saturday at Canal Park.
April 6, 2012 | Baseball Brown Tosses Shutout to Lead UA to 3-0 Win Over Bowling Green Andrew Brown’s second complete game shutout in his last three starts gave Akron Baseball a 3-0 win over Bowling Green on Friday at Canal Park.
April 5, 2012 | Baseball Akron Hosts Bowling Green for Three at Canal Park Akron looks to get back above .500 in conference play this weekend, hosting Bowling Green at Canal Park.
| Baseball Akron Baseball: Tweets for Beats Win a pair of Beats by Dr. Dre Headphones this weekend at Akron Baseball
April 2, 2012 | Baseball Dyer Named MAC East Pitcher of the Week Dyer tossed his first career complete game to take the weekly award.
April 1, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Northern Illinois in Series Finale The University of Akron baseball team fell to Northern Illinois, 8-2, in Sunday's series finale at McKinzie Field.
March 31, 2012 | Baseball Dyer’s Complete Game Highlights Akron’s 8-1 Win Over Northern Illinois Freshman Pat Dyer threw a complete game six-hitter Saturday.
March 30, 2012 | Baseball Zips Lose Series Opener at Northern Illinois, 10-5 Joey Havrilak led Akron with three hits in Friday's 10-5 loss at Northern Illinois
March 29, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Travels to Northern Illinois for Three Game Set Akron faces first road conference test of the season this weekend at Northern Illinois.
March 28, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Takes 5-2 Win Over Youngstown State A four run sixth inning and a strong effort on the mound propelled Akron baseball to a 5-2 win over Youngstown State on Wednesday at Canal Park.
March 27, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Defeated by Youngstown State, 8-4 Brady Stewart was one of two Zips with three hits Tuesday. UA and YSU play again Wednesday at Canal Park at 3 p.m.
March 27, 2012 | Baseball Akron Battles Youngstown State in Home-and-Home Midweek Set UA travels to Eastwood Field Tuesday, before hosting Youngstown State on Wednesday at Canal Park. Both games begin at 3 p.m.
March 25, 2012 | Baseball Akron Drops 12 Inning Series Finale to Ball State Catcher Brady Stewart had a pair of hits in Sunday's 2-1 loss to Ball State
March 24, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Clips Ball State, 6-3, at Canal Park Freshman Pat Dyer goes 7.0 shutout innings to win his second game of the season, as UA downs Ball State at Canal Park.
March 23, 2012 | Baseball Brown Leads Akron to 4-0 Win Over Ball State in MAC Opener Andrew Brown threw a complete game three hitter to lead UA to a 4-0 win over Ball State Friday
March 22, 2012 | Baseball Zips Open MAC Slate this Weekend Against Ball State at Canal Park UA Baseball plays its home opener on Friday at 3 p.m. at Canal Park. Saturday and Sunday's games begin at 1 p.m. Admission is free all weekend.
March 21, 2012 | General News Akron to Stream All Home Softball and Baseball Games Free-of-Charge All baseball and softball home games will be streamed live for free in 2012.
March 20, 2012 | Baseball Akron and West Virginia Split Tuesday Doubleheader The University of Akron baseball team split a doubleheader at West Virginia on Tuesday. Akron won the opener, 8-2, before falling in the second game, 12-7.
March 20, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Travels to West Virginia for Tuesday Doubleheader The Zips and Mountaineers will play a twinbill in Morgantown on Tuesday.
March 17, 2012 | Baseball UA Finishes Spring Break Trip with 14-5 Win Over Chicago State The University of Akron baseball team ripped off 19 hits to defeat Chicago State 14-5 on Saturday morning at Henley Field.
March 16, 2012 | Baseball Akron Baseball Handed 4-3 Loss by North Dakota State The University of Akron baseball team surrendered a late lead in a 4-3 loss to North Dakota State on Friday at Lake Myrtle Park.
March 15, 2012 | Baseball Zips Take 8-4 Win Over Fairfield in Jacksonville Akron plated four in the final two innings to grab an 8-4 win over Fairfield on Thursday.
March 15, 2012 | Baseball Baseball to Play Additional Home Games at Canal Park The University of Akron baseball team announced Thursday that it will play five additional home games at Canal Park in downtown Akron.
March 14, 2012 | Baseball Akron Downed 5-1 at Jacksonville Tyler Begun extended his hit streak to 10 games, as Jacksonville downed UA 5-1 on Wednesday.
March 13, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Suffers 5-2 Setback at Jacksonville The University of Akron baseball team suffered a 5-2 setback at Jacksonville on Tuesday evening at Sessions Field.
February 27, 2012 | General News Listen to Rembielak, Guzzardo, and Heuer on Monday's Zips Live Tune into SportsRadio 1350 AM on Monday from 7-8 p.m. ET for the latest edition of Zips Live.
March 11, 2012 | Baseball Walk-Off Single Sends Seton Hall Past Akron The University of Akron baseball team was beaten, 3-2, by a Seton Hall walk-off single Sunday at North Charlotte Regional Park.
March 10, 2012 | Baseball UA Baseball Uses Big First Inning To Rout Pitt, 12-4 The University of Akron baseball team would touch up Pittsburgh starter Luke Curtis for six runs in the first inning and cruise to a 12-4 victory Saturday afternoon at Charlotte Sports Park.
March 9, 2012 | Baseball Akron Baseball Shuts Out Xavier 4-0 Senior ace Andrew Brown threw 7.0 innings of shutout ball to pick up his first win of the season.
March 8, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Ready for Week Long Trip to Florida UA will play eight games during its nine-day trip that begins Friday.
March 4, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Dropped by Austin Peay Sam Trecaso led UA with two hits and an RBI.
March 3, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Uses Five-Run Seventh to Top Youngstown State, 7-6 A five-run rally in the seventh lifted the UA baseball team to a 7-6 win over Youngstown State on Saturday afternoon.
March 2, 2012 | Baseball Iowa Uses Early Barrage to Down Akron Baseball Sophomore Tyler Begun hit his first career home run in Friday's loss to Iowa.
March 2, 2012 | Baseball Zips Head for Four Team Tournament at Austin Peay Akron will face three teams over the weekend, participating in a four-team tournament at Austin Peay in Clarksville, Tenn.
February 26, 2012 | Baseball Akron Loses Series Finale at USC, 9-5 Devan Ahart scored three runs and stole two bases in Sunday's loss to USC.
February 25, 2012 | Baseball UA Baseball Clipped by USC, 10-2 The University of Akron baseball team was clipped by Southern California Saturday afternoon by a final score of 10-2.
February 24, 2012 | Baseball Zips Lose Series Opener at Southern California Danny Fawcett tossed two no-hit innings of relief for Akron Friday, as USC won the series opener in Los Angeles.
February 24, 2012 | Baseball Akron Travels West to Face Southern California in Weekend Set Akron heads to the Pacific Coast to take on USC this weekend.
February 19, 2012 | Baseball Baseball's Final Game at Elon Rained Out The University of Akron baseball team had the final game of its opening weekend at Elon rained out Sunday.
February 18, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Drops a Pair to Appalachian State The Zips baseball team dropped both games of a Saturday doubleheader to Appalachian State at Latham Park.
February 17, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Falls to Elon in Season Opener The University of Akron baseball team dropped the opening game of its 2012 campaign to Elon, 7-1, Friday afternoon at Latham Park.
February 17, 2012 | Baseball Poor Sunday Forecast Alters Weekend Baseball Schedule The schedule for Akron baseball's opening weekend at Elon has been altered due to a poor Sunday forecast for the Elon area.
February 16, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Opens 2012 Season at Elon Friday Akron Baseball's opening weekend consists of two games each against SoCon foes Elon, Appalachian State
February 15, 2012 | Baseball Akron Tabbed Fifth in MAC East in Preseason Poll The Akron baseball team has been chosen to finish fifth in the Mid-American Conference East Division, according to the preseason coaches’ poll released Wednesday by the conference office.
| Baseball Akron Baseball Season Preview: The Lineup Coach Rembielak discusses his 2012 lineup
| Baseball 2012 Baseball Preview: Pitching A strong starting rotation highlights the 2012 Akron baseball pitching staff
| Baseball Rick Rembielak Talks About Preseason Baseball Practice The University of Akron baseball team is in full swing with preseason practice. Catch up with coach Rick Rembielak as he gives a full update.
January 14, 2012 | General News Zips Athletics Honors its Dean's List Student-Athletes During Saturday's men's basketball game, Akron Athletics honored its 2011 Dean's List student-athletes.
January 5, 2012 | Baseball Baseball Prospect Camp Rescheduled for February 12 The Akron baseball prospect camp - originally scheduled for this weekend - has been rescheduled for Sunday Feb. 12.
| Baseball Fall Baseball Recap with Head Coach Rick Rembielak Baseball head coach Rick Rembielak recaps the fall season, talks about his recruiting class and previews the 2012 schedule.
May 20, 2011 | Baseball Baseball Falls in 12 Innings to Kent State KENT, Ohio - A 12th-inning walk-off home run by David Lyon sent #28 Kent State to 6-5 win over The University of Akron baseball team Friday afternoon at Olga Mural Field.
May 18, 2011 | Baseball Big Ninth-Inning Propels Zips to 9-2 Win Over YSU NILES, Ohio - The University of Akron baseball team scored six runs in the top of the ninth-inning to break open a close game and take a 9-2 victory over Youngstown State on Wednesday afternoon at Eastwood Field. The game was eventually called prior to completion in the bottom of the ninth when rain and lightning moved into the area.
May 25, 2011 | Baseball Turocy and Bassitt Earn All-MAC Honors AKRON, Ohio - A pair of players from the University of Akron baseball program earned All-Mid-American Conference honors for their 2011 seasons, the league announced on Tuesday.
May 9, 2011 | Baseball Baseball Welcomes West Virginia to Canal Park Akron (12-33) vs. West Virginia (27-19) Tuesday, May 10, 2011 | 3:00 p.m.
May 14, 2011 | Baseball Zips and Bobcats Saturday Matinee Suspended by Rain ATHENS, Ohio - The University of Akron baseball team and Ohio got through six innings of baseball Saturday afternoon before rain and lightning in the Athens area forced play to be suspended. The game will be resumed tomorrow at 1:00 p.m. with Sunday's originally scheduled series finale to follow immediately after. Tomorrow's action can be heard live on GoZips.com.
May 5, 2011 | Baseball Baseball Takes on Bowling Green in Key MAC Series Akron (11-31, 4-14) vs. Bowling Green (15-25, 8-10) Friday, May 6, 2011 | 3:00 p.m.
July 25, 2011 | General News Zippy's Top 10: Submit Your Story for Zippy's Year in Roo-View Now it’s your turn Zips Nation. From now until 5 p.m. on Wednesday (July 27), you can submit your favorite stories from the 2010-11 season!
July 28, 2011 | General News Zippy's Top 10: Top Three Fan Memories After reading all of the stories submitted online about the 2010-11 season, Zippy selected the top-three to share with Zips Nation.
May 7, 2011 | Baseball Corpora’s Walk-Off Bomb Sends Zips to 7-6 Win BOWLING GREEN, Ohio - Freshman Matt Corpora drilled a three-run walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth to give The University of Akron baseball team a thrilling 7-6 win over Bowling Green on Saturday at Steller Field.
| General News Listen to Ianello and Rembielak on Monday's Zips Live Tune into SportsRadio 1350 AM on Monday from 7-8 p.m. ET for the latest edition of Zips Live.
May 19, 2011 | Baseball Zips Downed by Kent State in Diamond Classic for the Kids AKRON, Ohio - The University of Akron baseball team fell to Kent State, 4-3, in the fifth annual Diamond Classic for the Kids in front over 1,000 fans at Canal Park. All proceeds from the game benefitted the Akron Children's Hospital.
May 13, 2011 | Baseball Akron Baseball Routs Ohio, 13-3 ATHENS, Ohio - The University of Akron baseball team got an offensive explosion Friday night, knocking out 15 base hits in a 13-3 win over Ohio at Bob Wren Stadium.
May 24, 2011 | Baseball Bangtson Resigns as Baseball Head Coach AKRON, Ohio – Pat Bangtson, who just completed his sixth season as head baseball coach at The University of Akron, announced his resignation on Tuesday.
May 15, 2011 | Baseball Zips Fall Twice to Ohio in Sunday Doubleheader ATHENS, Ohio – The University of Akron baseball team dropped a pair of contests to the Ohio Bobcats on Sunday. The Zips (14-35, 6-18 Mid-American Conference) lost the resumption of Saturday's weather suspended game 7-3 and the fell in the series finale, 1-0.
May 4, 2011 | Baseball Zips Shutout by Pittsburgh at Canal Park AKRON, Ohio - The University of Akron baseball team was blanked, 6-0, by visiting Pittsburgh on Wednesday in non-conference action at Canal Park.
May 3, 2011 | Baseball Baseball Hosts Pittsburgh at Canal Park Wednesday Akron (11-30) vs. Pittsburgh (26-15) Wednesday, May 4, 2011 | 6:00 p.m.
| General News Latest Zips Illustrated Previews Fall Sports Season Issue three of the inaugural volume of Zips Illustrated, the free official online magazine of Akron Athletics, is now available.
November 16, 2011 | Baseball Akron Baseball Adds Eight New Recruits The University of Akron baseball program and coach Rick Rembielak announced that eight players have committed to join the program next fall Wednesday.
September 6, 2011 | Baseball Baseball Begins Fall Practice The University of Akron baseball team began fall practice on Tuesday. Fall ball concludes with the fall world series during the week of Oct. 10.
May 6, 2011 | Baseball Comeback Falls Short as Zips Lose 6-5 in Bowling Green BOWLING GREEN, Ohio - The University of Akron baseball team spotted Bowling Green the firs six runs of the ballgame Friday afternoon and saw its comeback effort fall just short as the Falcons defeated the Zips, 6-5, at Steller Field.
Meet Akron Baseball Head Coach Rick Rembielak New Akron baseball coach Rick Rembielak will be the guest of honor at a meet and greet event at Montrose Ford Tuesday evening.
August 25, 2011 | Baseball Akron Baseball Fall Prospect Camp Set for October 1 & 2 The Akron baseball program and new coach Rick Rembielak will hold a prospect camp October 1 & 2.
October 15, 2011 | Baseball Game Three of Fall World Series Postponed Game three of the Akron Baseball Fall World Series has been postponed to Monday afternoon due to inclement weather.
May 8, 2011 | Baseball Zips Fall to Bowling Green in Rubber Match BOWLING GREEN, Ohio - The University of Akron baseball team dropped the rubber match of its Mid-American Conference series against Bowling Green, 5-1, on Sunday afternoon.
May 21, 2011 | Baseball Akron Blows Out Kent State to Finish 2011 Season KENT, Ohio - The University of Akron baseball team took down archrival Kent State in blow out fashion Saturday afternoon to cap the 2011 season at Olga Mural Field. The Zips scored runs in all but three innings to take a 13-4 victory.
May 10, 2011 | Baseball Baseball Grabs Extra Inning, Walk-Off Win Over West Virginia AKRON, Ohio - The University of Akron baseball team picked up a walk-off, extra inning, 3-2, win over visiting West Virginia at Canal Park on Tuesday.
| General News Latest Zips Illustrated Previews UA Hoops Season Issue four of the inaugural volume of Zips Illustrated, the free official online magazine of Akron Athletics, is now available.
May 11, 2011 | Baseball Fifth Annual Diamond Classic for the Kids Set for May 19th at Canal Park For the fifth straight year, The University of Akron baseball team and rival Kent State will participate in the Diamond Classic for the Kids. The annual game is held at Canal Park in downtown Akron and all proceeds will benefit the Akron Children's Hospital. This year's game will take place on May 19, the first game of the teams' season-ending MAC series.
July 1, 2011 | Baseball Rick Rembielak Named Head Baseball Coach at Akron Rick Rembielak, a three-time Mid-American Conference Coach of the Year who has compiled more than 500 career wins at Wake Forest University and Kent State University, has been hired as the head baseball coach at The University of Akron.
October 4, 2011 | Baseball Baseball Set for Fall World Series Next Week The UA baseball team will conclude fall practice next week with the three-game fall world series
June 7, 2011 | Baseball Bassitt, Turocy Selected in 2011 MLB Draft A pair of University of Akron baseball players were selected in the 2011 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft on Tuesday.
May 17, 2011 | Baseball Baseball Finishes Season Against YSU & Kent St. Akron (14-35, 6-18) at Youngstown St. (12-35, 7-13) Wednesday, May 18, 2011 | 11:00 a.m.
July 12, 2011 | Baseball Zippy’s Top 10 Countdown: No. 9 No. 9 in the “Year in Roo-view Countdown”…the selection of closer Chris Bassitt and centerfielder Drew Turocy in the 2011 Major League Baseball Draft.
October 24, 2011 | Baseball Baseball Releases 2012 Schedule Series at USC and games against three NCAA tournament teams highlight 2012 schedule.
May 18, 2011 | Baseball Akron and Kent State Battle in 5th Annual Diamond Classic Akron (15-35, 6-18) at Kent State (37-13, 19-4) Thursday, May 19, 2011 | 6:35 p.m.
May 4, 2011 | Baseball Akron and Bowling Green Weekend Series Moved to Bowling Green AKRON, Ohio - This weekend's Mid-American Conference relocated to baseball series between The University of Akron and Bowling Green has been moved to Bowling Green's Stellar Field.
June 20, 2011 | Baseball Watkins Named to Academic All-MAC Team The University of Akron’s Sam Watkins has been named to the Academic All-Mid-American Conference Baseball Team, announced by the conference office Monday.
May 12, 2011 | Baseball Baseball Squares Off Against Ohio Akron (13-33, 5-16) at Ohio (23-25, 7-14) Friday, May 13, 2011 | 6:00 p.m.
August 1, 2011 | Baseball UA Baseball to Hold Walk-On Tryouts The University of Akron baseball program and first-year head coach Rick Rembielak have announced walk-on tryout information for the 2012 season.
August 25, 2011 | Baseball Rembielak Announces Baseball Coaching Staff New Akron baseball coach Rick Rembielak announced the hiring of three assistant coaches today.
October 17, 2011 | Baseball Blue Team Claims Fall World Series with 7-1 Game Three Win The Blue team claimed The University of Akron Baseball Fall World Series with a 7-1 win on Monday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Baseball Field.
October 11, 2011 | Baseball Blue Team Takes Come From Behind Victory in Game One of Fall World Series The Blue team exploded for seven runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to take an 8-7 (7 innings) win over the Gold team in game one of The University of Akron's Fall World Series Tuesday afternoon at Lee R. Jackson Baseball Field.
October 13, 2011 | Baseball Gold Team Evens Fall World Series with 8-3 Win The Gold team squared the The University of Akron Baseball Fall World Series at a game apiece on Thursday with an 8-3 victory at Lee R. Jackson Baseball Field.
October 5, 2011 | Baseball Baseball Announces Winter Camps The University of Akron baseball program will host both a pitching and catching camp and a prospect camp later this year.

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Friday, May 22
BASE: Ball State 9, Akron 6: Cardinals rally past Zips; UA to face Toledo in elimination game   Akron Beacon Journal

Thursday, May 21
BASE: Zips upset No. 1 seed Central Michigan; Flashes fall to Broncos   by Jimmy Miller, Akron Beacon Journal
BASE: Akron upsets top-seeded Central Michigan in MAC Tourney   by Matthew Florjancic, WKYC
BASE: Akron, Kent State among eight going for MAC Baseball Tournament title   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer

Wednesday, May 20
FB: Everett Golson and the New Free Agency in College Football   by Greg Couch, Bleacher Report

Sunday, May 17
BASE: Kent State 3, Akron 2 (10): Unearned run lifts Golden Flashes over Zips in extra innings   by Raymond Strickland, Akron Beacon Journal
T&F: On the record: University of Akron women earn sixth consecutive MAC track and field title; Zips men place second   Akron Beacon Journal

Saturday, May 16
BASE: Akron 2, Kent State 1: Zips take advantage of Flashes' miscues for Senior Day victory    by Raymond Strickland, Akron Beacon Journal
T&F: On the record: University of Akron men, women poised to win sixth consecutive MAC outdoor track titles   Akron Beacon Journal
MBB: NCAA Rules Committee cuts basketball shot clock down to 30 seconds   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer

Friday, May 15
BASE: Kent State 7, Akron 1: Nick Jensen-Clagg pitches Golden Flashes over Zips     by Raymond Strickland, Akron Beacon Journal
FB: Linebacker Lemon tries to squeeze onto Steelers roster   by Ray Fittipaldo, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Thursday, May 14
FB: Al Kerkian, owner of Gasoline Alley, downtown Akron spots, dies at age 69   by Katie Byard, Akron Beacon Journal

Wednesday, May 13
BASE, T&F: On the record: Akron baseball team falls 5-3 to Canisius    Akron Beacon Journal

Monday, May 11
BASE: On the record: UA rallies for 4-3 win over Buffalo in MAC baseball   Akron Beacon Journal

Sunday, May 10
BASE, T&F: On the record: University of Akron unable fight back the Bulls   Akron Beacon Journal

Saturday, May 9
SB: MAC Softball Tournament/Kent State 3, Akron 2; Western Michigan 8, Kent State 3    by Raymond Strickland, Akron Beacon Journal
T&F, BASE: On the record: UA track teams have four in top five after opening day of Campbell/Wright Invitational   Akron Beacon Journal

Friday, May 8
SB: Softball/MAC Tournament: Central Michigan tops Kent State 1-0, Akron eliminates Northern Illinois 9-5   by Raymond Strickland, Akron Beacon Journal
GENERAL: New NCAA rule adds money to athletic scholarships, but can strain athletic budgets    by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
FB: Degrees of disagreement over NCAA graduate transfer rule    by Dan Wolken, USA Today

Thursday, May 7
SB: MAC softball tournament: Top-seeded Kent State a 3-1 winner over Ohio; Akron falls 10-2 to Ball State   by Raymond Strickland, Akron Beacon Journal

Wednesday, May 6
SB: On the record: University of Akron softball players earn honors for 2015 season   Akron Beacon Journal
MBB: Bowling Green basketball returns to its roots to rebuild from ground up   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer

Monday, May 4
FB: NFL Draft 2015: Four MAC players drafted, 30 signed as free agents   by Elton Alexander, Cleveland Plain Dealer
MGOLF, SB, BASE: On the record: May 4   Akron Beacon Journal

Sunday, May 3
SB, MGOLF: On the record: May 3   Akron Beacon Journal

Saturday, May 2
FB: NFL Draft 2015: Auburn's Cameron Artis-­Payne adds value at deep RB position   by Eric F. Epler, The Patriot-News
MGOLF, BASE: On the record: May 2   Akron Beacon Journal

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