QUINCY -- The Prospect League will add a team in Cape Girardeau, Mo., for the 2019 season, and league Commissioner Dennis Bastien expects more expansion news to be announced soon. A news conference to introduce the summer college baseball team was held Fri
After serving three years as an assistant coach and one as a co-coach of the Quincy Gems, Rick Fraire is now the head coach of the summer baseball team. "Quincy's my home away from home," Fraire said. Gems owner Jimmie Louthan made the announcement in a press release Friday afternoon. Fraire, the head coach at Fabens (Texas) High School, was part of the Gems' Western Division championship team in 2016 and the Prospect League champions in 2014.
QUINCY Pitching, catching camp set for Jan. 27 A winter pitching and catching camp will be held at Quincy High School on Jan. 27. The camp is open for players ages 8-18. The session for players ages 8-12 is from 9 a.m. to noon, and the camp for players ag
Hitting in the heart of the Quincy University baseball team's lineup has been an honor-filled position the last couple of years. J.C. DeMuri is keeping the tradition going. Following in the footsteps of first-team All-American outfielder Ryan Snyder...
The Quincy University baseball team was ranked 16th in a preseason NCAA Division II poll released Wednesday by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper. The Hawks advanced to the Division II Baseball Championship last year for the first time in school history.
CARTHAGE, Ill. -- Only five seconds remained in the game, and the Illini West boys basketball team trailed Monmouth-Roseville by two points, so it would make perfect sense to run a play for Jackson Porter, who is averaging more than 30 points per game this
Unity High School may be adding another school-sponsored sport. In a board meeting last week, a proposal introduced by Jim Fuhrman for the establishment of a trapshooting program was approved 5-0. The approval is contingent of obtaining a grant or private
CANTON, Mo. -- Before the recruiting process truly started in earnest, Lance Logsdon acquainted himself well with the Quincy University baseball program. That's easy to do when you and your dad take in games from behind home plate. "We've been there before
HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Matt Stembridge had an idea in mind for the Hannibal Prospect League baseball team's new mascot. The franchise's general manager just couldn't find something unique. "We really wanted a creature from the beginning," Stembridge said. "We w
HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The Hannibal Prospect League team has a nickname picked. The franchise, however, isn't saying what the name is right away. The club wants the community to vote which name they think was chosen. The five names the franchise chose...