Tags Archives: Coastal Plain League

SwampDogs Sparkle in Season Opener

Solid bullpen pitching and an opening night to remember from third baseman Mitchell Kranson lifted the Fayetteville SwampDogs to a 4-3 victory over the Morehead City Marlins. After the first inning it looked like it would be an offensive duel, but the Dog

Purple Eagle to Join SwampDogs

Niagara pitcher Geoff Soja will join the Dogs in Fayetteville for the 2013 summer season. Soja recently completed his third season with the Purple Eagles where he led the bullpen with 39.2 innings, a 4.08 ERA 25 appearances, and six saves. Niagara won jus

SwampDogs Land Saint From Siena

The SwampDogs add more talent in the outfield with the addition of John Rooney from Siena. He is about to complete his junior year in New York, where he has started 55 games thus far. Rooney is batting .270 with eight doubles, 23 RBIs, 34 runs, and he can

SwampDogs Go North and Find Hilltopper

The Fayetteville SwampDogs announced the addition of St. Edward’s Hilltoppers’ Ransom LaLonde to the 2013 roster. LaLonde is having a successful junior year in Austin, Texas. The 6-3, 210-pound shortstop has started in all 58 games and is hitting

Two Golden Bears Join SwampDogs

The Fayetteville SwampDogs are pleased to announce the addition of two position players from the University of California-Berkeley. Outfielder Brian Celsi and infielder/catcher Mitchell Kranson will experience their first summers in the Coastal Plain Leag

Fighting Illini Tradition Continues with SwampDogs

For the ninth year, the SwampDogs continue its rich tradition with the University of Illinois by bringing in three Fighting Illini. Pitcher Nick Blackburn and infielders Ryan Nagle and Adam Walton will be joining the roster for the summer. “I’

SwampDogs Continue to Bolster Roster

The Fayetteville SwampDogs announce the addition of three talented sophomores from Wright State. Pitchers Travis Hissong and Jack Van Horn along with infielder Michael Timm will be joining the Dogs this summer. “We’re excited to have these three guys