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St. Edward’s Stephen Johnson Shows Electric Stuff

Tim Ednoff -Premium Content

Every year, the first few rounds of the draft are populated mostly with prospects from three main origins: the powerhouse Division I college programs, the warm-weather high schools and the dominant junior colleges. But this spring, St. Edward's (Texas) junior righthander Stephen Johnson will give scouts plenty of reason to flock to the Division II ranks, as well.

College | #2012#On Campus

Cal Baseball’s Scare Provides Wake-Up Call

Aaron Fitt -Premium Content

The heroic fundraising endeavor to rescue California's baseball program from the chopping block proved to be one of the great stories of 2011. But the university's decision to cut baseball in the first place sent shockwaves through the college baseball world—especially in the economically embattled Golden State.

College | #2012#On Campus

Two Ways To Win

Aaron Fitt -

As part of our College Midseason Update, National Writer Aaron Fitt talks with Virginia two-way star Danny Hultzen, college baseball's MVP through the first half of the season.

College | #2011#On Campus

Panik Stepping Up For St. John’s

Teddy Cahill -Premium Content

Playing baseball his whole life in New York, St. John's shortstop Joe Panik heard plenty about how good the baseball players were anywhere but in the North. But in just three months last summer, Panik showed that he belonged among the best players in the country.

College | #2011#On Campus

Versatile Wright Has Always Hit

Aaron Fitt -Premium Content

When Ryan Wright arrived on Louisville's campus in the fall of 2008, after a standout career as a high school shortstop and football quarterback in Indiana, Cardinals coach Dan McDonnell wasn't sure if he would stay at short, or fill out and move to third base, or even if he'd wind up in center field. But he knew he would hit.

College | #2011#On Campus

Wittels Moves Forward

Walter Villa -Premium Content

Florida International shortstop Garrett Wittels saw his hitting streak end at 56 games Friday, amidst controversy about whether he should have been playing at all in the wake of an offseason arrest for rape.

College | #2011#On Campus