CVCC BASEBALL: Bryan Harvey special guest for first ‘First Pitch Banquet’

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC) will help kick-start its 10th baseball season with a ‘First Pitch Banquet’ with a special guest giving a sit-down interview. The event, scheduled Feb. 6 in CVCC’s West Wing Auditorium, features a chat with former major league relief pitcher Bryan Harvey, a Bandys High product. Bryan Harvey’s son, Kris, is pitching coach …

COLLEGE BASEBALL: Bears’ Grigg tabbed as one of top players in Southeast Region

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – As the baseball season approaches, two Lenoir-Rhyne University players, a pitcher and an outfielder, are highlighted by The Collegiate Baseball Newspaper. John Grigg, a junior pitcher from Lawndale, was chosen as a Southeast Region Player to Watch while E.J. Ranel, an outfielder from Lawrenceville, Ga., who transferred to LRU from Chattahoochie Valley Community College, is the publication’s …

COLLEGE BASEBALL: CCC&TI picks Pait to build its program

HobbsDailyReport.com HUDSON – Frank Pait, who started the baseball program at Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC), has been picked to play a similar role as Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute (CCC&TI) starts its program. CCC&TI announced Pait will be its first head coach in baseball and start work on Feb. 1. In addition to previously being CVCC’s head coach, …

COLLEGE BASEBALL: 6 Red Hawks sign to play at next level

HobbsDailyReport.com HICKORY – Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC) sent six of its baseball players on to play at four-year schools on Wednesday’s National Signing Day. This year’s signees bring the Red Hawks’ total of signings by baseball players to 92 in the 10-year history of the program. “That’s what our program is built off of,” CVCC head baseball coach Paul …