BEREA, Ky. – The Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (KIAC) Council of Presidents has named Scott McClure as the league's next Commissioner. McClure will officially begin his duties with the conference on July 1 and will be the conference's first full-time commissioner.
Rio Grande Sports Information
DAYTONA Beach, Fla. - Second-seeded Embry Riddle made a pair of early runs and a solid pitching performance by Tyler Cyr stand up as the Eagles held off fifth-seeded University of Rio Grande for a 2-1 win in the championship first final of the NAIA Baseball Championship Opening Round's Daytona Beach Bracket, Thursday night, at Sliwa Stadium.
Embry-Riddle, ranked No. 16 in the latest NAIA coaches poll, improved to 39-17 with the win - its second in as many tries against Rio Grande in the tourney - and punched its ticket to the NAIA World Series, which begins May 22 in Lewiston, Idaho.
Rio Grande, which was seeded fifth in the five-team, double-elimination bracket, closed its season at 35-21 with the loss.
The RedStorm finished the season with 15 wins in their final 17 outings, with the only losses coming at the hands of the Eagles.