WCU students chosen in MLB draft

A day of celebration came after WCU’s left-handed pitcher Bryan Sammons was drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the eighth round and 226th overall of the Major League Baseball draft. “It was a dream come true,” he said. “I’ve wanted to be a professional baseball player my entire life and to get this opportunity is […]

WCU Baseball senior spotlight

As the season is nearing the end it is time to recognize the seniors who have made an impact on the WCU baseball team this year. WCU has 10 graduating seniors who have left a mark on this team as well as leave with a few championship rings. “It’s crazy how fast it went but […]

Opening weekend…opening win

The Cats came out on top in the home opening weekend in Cullowhee as the WCU Catamounts defeated the Marshall Thundering Herd in a 2-1 series win. The series came to a close on Sunday, Feb. 26, in a loss but not before the Cats could get two up on Marshall in Friday and Saturday’s games. […]

Bouncing back after Clemson

The Catamounts return home for opening weekend in Cullowhee on Friday Feb. 24 with the first pitch against Marshall at 4 p.m. Western Carolina is coming back from their lost battle against the Clemson Tigers in South Carolina on Wednesday. This was the first time visiting Clemson since losing to them in June, 2016 in the […]

Cats with Bats back on top

Catamount baseball is officially underway and the Cats with Bats are back on top after a winning weekend in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, at the Baseball at the Beach tournament. After a tough loss on Friday to St. Johns with a score of 14-3 the Catamounts bounced back against the College World Series Champions, Coastal […]

WCU baseball ready to defend the title

The 2016 Southern Conference Baseball Champions, Western Carolina Catamounts, are preparing for their heavy schedule in the months to come. The 2017 spring seasons officially starts on Jan. 27 and the first pitch is in February. The defending SoCon champions have started their new season workouts and daily practices working hours each week to be ready […]