2001 Bulldog Baseball

2001 Union University Bulldogs

Baseball Quick Facts

1050 Union University Drive

Jackson, Tennessee 38305

University:

Coaching Staff:

Enrollment:

2800

Head Coach:

Andy Rushing

Nickname:

Bulldogs

Baseball Phone:

(901) 661-5333

Colors:

Red and White

Alma Mater:

Union University (1976)

President:

Dr. David Dockery

Record at Union:

407-250-2 (12 years)

Alma Mater:

University of Alabama

Career Record:

491-348-2 (15 years)

Athletic Director:

Dr. David Blackstock

Asst. Coach:

Brent Fronabarger

Alma Mater:

Union University (1964)

Alma Mater:

Union University (1995)

Conference:

TranSouth Athletic

Grad. Assistant:

Danny Giles

Team History:

Previous Season

Years in CWS (last):

1 (1984)

Overall record:

43-15 / 19-5

Years in Regionals (last):

3 (2000)

Conference Finish:

1st - Regular Season

Post Season:

3rd - NAIA Region XI

Final Ranking:

#9 NAIA

Sports Information:

Sports Info. Director:

Steven L. Aldridge

Stadium/Facility:

SID Phone:

(901) 661-5027

Field:

Bulldog Field

SID Fax:

(901) 661-5182

Capacity:

700

SID email:

saldridg@uu.edu

Dimensions:

L-320; C-395; R-320;

Website:

www.uu.edu/athletics

Alleys - 410

Athletic Hotline:

(901) 661-5463

Press Box:

(901) 661-5511

Starters Returning: Position Players 3; Pitchers - 3

2000 Starters Lost: Position Players 6; Pitchers - 2

Returning Starters:

Name

Pos.

Cl.

2000 Stats (AVG, HR, 2B, RBI, SB)

Blake Wilsford

SS

SR

.321, 7, 7, 36, 1

Jeff Wyatt

3B

JR

.339, 8, 13, 46, 0

Roger Cook

DH

SO

.298, 3, 11, 30, 1

Returning Pitchers:

Name

R/L

Cl.

2000 Stats (W-L, ERA, IP, SO, BB, SV)

Blake Allen

L

SO

7-3, 3.66, 71, 53, 28, 3

Joseph Talley

L

JR

5-2, 2.96, 48, 53, 17, 8

Chuck Washburn

R

JR

4-1, 5.02, 37, 29, 16, 0

Top Newcomers:

Name

Pos.

Cl.

2000 School

2000 Key Stats/Honors

Doug Taylor

2B

JR

Neosha County CC, KS

.349 / All Jayhawk Conference

Travis Moore

OF

JR

Motlow State CC, TN

.341, 7 HR

Mark Glass

C

FR

Massack County HS, IL

.515, 8 HR

Matt Glass

OF

FR

Massack County HS, IL

.491, 6 HR

Ronald Henson

P

JR

Volunteer State CC, TN

11-1, 2.16 ERA

David Hignite

P

JR

St. Catherine CC, KY

8-4, 3.35 ERA

Joel Haysmith

OF

FR

Jackson Christian HS, TN

.443, 28 SB

Sam Neely

P

JR

University of Memphis, TN

DNP

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