June 3, 2009
Baseball Selected by PBC As Sportsmanship Winner
DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia baseball team has been selected as the Team Sportsmanship Award Winner by the Peach Belt Conference, season-long program to recognize hard work, character, and integrity by each sport.

May 28, 2009
Trio of Baseball Players Named PBC All-Academic
DAHLONEGA, GA – The Peach Belt Conference released the 2009 baseball All-Academic Team from the conference office last week and North Georgia’s Craig Brisson, Brad Hall, and Logan Sharrett were named first, second, and third team respectively.

May 21, 2009
Andre Airich Named ABCA/Rawlings All-Region
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University’s Andre Airich has been named to the second-team ABCA/Rawlings All-Southeast team at third base announced Thursday morning by the regional office.

May 20, 2009
Petitti Earns Southeast Region Gold Glove Honors
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University’s Daniel Petitti received ABCA/Rawlings All-Southeast Region Gold Glove honors announced this afternoon by the Southeast Regional Representative.

May 12, 2009
Trio of Saints Named to PBC All-Tournament Team
DAHLONEGA, GA – Following North Georgia’s 4-1 defeat at the hand of Francis Marion University in the Peach Belt Conference Tournament Championship game, Andre Airich, Craig Brisson, and Chad Sage were all honored for their play during the three-day tournament, matching the most players put on the team by any school.

May 10, 2009
North Georgia Escapes to PBC Championship
AIKEN, SC - The North Georgia Saints survived two Augusta State rallies to beat the Jaguars 12-11 and earn a spot in the championship game of the 2009 PBC Tournament in Aiken. The Saints scored twice in the top of the ninth for the one-run win and will get their chance to defend their tournament title against Francis Marion on Sunday night.

May 10, 2009
Saints Come Up Short In PBC Tourney Title Game
AIKEN, SC – The North Georgia baseball team saw their bid for back-to-back PBC Tournament Championships come up short Sunday evening in the title game, falling 4-1 to Francis Marion University in a rematch of the 2008 championship game.

May 9, 2009
Airich and Hall Tabbed as Peach Belt All-Conference
AUGUSTA, GA – North Georgia College and State University’s Andre Airich and Brad Hall were named to the 2009 Peach Belt All-Conference team announced Friday afternoon from the league office. Airich earned first-team honors at third base, while Hall garnered second-team honors as a utility player.

May 9, 2009
Saints Hang on, Defeat Pirates in PBC Tournament
AIKEN, SC - North Georgia Saints led 9-0 but had to hold on for dear life as Armstrong Atlantic State rallied but fell short in a 12-11 thriller in the first round of the PBC Tournament in Aiken, S.C. With that win, the Saints advance to the semifinals on Sunday at 2:30 against the winner of the USC Aiken/Augusta State match.

May 3, 2009
Saints Set to Defend PBC Tournament Championship
DAHLONEGA, GA – Following the conclusion of regular-season play on Sunday afternoon, the Peach Belt Conference released the bracket for the 2009 Baseball Tournament May 9-10 on the Campus of USC Aiken.

May 3, 2009
North Georgia Completes Sweep of Flagler College
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University continued a trend of the weekend, scoring early as the Saints completed a three-game sweep of Flagler College Sunday afternoon with a 4-1 victory in non-conference action at Bob Stein Stadium.

May 2, 2009
Saints Blank Flagler 3-0 in Rain-Delayed Contest
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University scored a run in the first inning which proved to be enough in a 3-0 shutout of Flagler College, fighting through an eighth inning rain delay to take game two of the series at Bob Stein Stadium.

May 1, 2009
Baseball Takes Rain-Shortened Game Over Flagler
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University used a pair of four-run innings and held a nine-run lead before the rains came and gave the Saints a 9-0 rain-shorted victory over Flagler College Friday evening in non-conference action.

April 28, 2009
Emory Rallies in 8th, Defeat North Georgia 6-3
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University managed just three runs on as many hits in a 6-3 defeat to in-state rival Emory University Tuesday evening under the lights at Bob Stein Stadium in non-conference action.

April 22, 2009
Cantrell Picks Up 400th Victory at North Georgia
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University head baseball coach Tom Cantrell reached another coaching milestone Tuesday evening, using a comeback 10-9 victory over West Georgia to claim his 400th victory at North Georgia.

April 22, 2009
Saints Sweep North Greenville, Win-streak at Five
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University shutout North Greenville 6-0 in game one, before rallying late in game two for an 8-5 victory in the nightcap to sweep a doubleheader from the Crusaders Wednesday evening in non-conference action.

April 21, 2009
Saints Rally in Eighth, Defeat West Georgia 10-9
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University used a six-run eighth inning, including back-to-back home runs to come from behind for a 10-9 victory over West Georgia Tuesday afternoon in non-conference action.

April 20, 2009
Hobby Grabs PBC Freshman of the Week Honors
AUGUSTA, GA – North Georgia College & State University’s Blake Hobby has been named the Peach Belt Conference Freshman of the Week announced this afternoon by the league office. Hobby is the second straight North Georgia to receive the weekly honor.

April 19, 2009
Hobby Blanks Hurricanes, Saints Take final PBC Set
AMERICUS, GA – North Georgia College & State University picked up a series victory in their final Peach Belt Conference game of the season, blanking Georgia Southwestern 7-0 at Hurricane field Sunday afternoon.

April 18, 2009
Saints Split With Hurricanes in PBC Doubleheader
AMERICUS, GA – North Georgia College & State University dropped game one 4-3 in walk-off fashion, but rallied with 14 runs on as many hits to take the nightcap 14-9 over Georgia Southwestern Saturday evening in Peach Belt Conference action.

April 16, 2009
Baseball Takes Down West Georgia 14-4
CARROLLTON, GA – North Georgia College & State University took down in-state rival West Georgia Thursday afternoon 14-4 at Cole Field in non-conference action.

April 15, 2009
Saints Use Long Ball, Run All Over Warriors 14-2
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia fell behind early, but the Saints rallied to defeat the Southern Wesleyan Warriors 14-2 Wednesday evening in front of a standing room only crowd at Bob Stein Stadium in non-conference action.

April 13, 2009
Erisman Takes Home PBC Freshman Weekly Honors
AUGUSTA, GA – North Georgia College & State University’s Jordan Erisman has been named the Peach Belt Conference Freshman of the Week announced this afternoon by the league office. Erisman becomes just the second repeat winner of the award this season.

April 12, 2009
Saints Play Long Ball, Split PBC Doubleheader
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia launched six home runs in the opener, the last one proving to be the difference in a 15-13 walk-off win in 12 innings, while Armstrong Atlantic used 16 hits to take the nightcap 14-12 on Easter Sunday in PBC Action.

April 11, 2009
Saints Slam Their Way to 13-1 Victory over Pirates
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University used a pair of grand slams and 13 unanswered runs to defeat Armstrong Atlantic State University 13-1 Saturday evening under the lights at Bob Stein Stadium in Peach Belt Conference action.

April 10, 2009
Saints and Pirates Alter Weekend Series Schedule
DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia College & State University baseball series with Armstrong Atlantic has been altered due to heavy thunderstorms moving through the southeast.

April 5, 2009
Jaguars Drop Saints 13-11 in Series Finale
AUGUSTA, GA – North Georgia recorded 16 hits Sunday afternoon, but saw Augusta State University lead from wire to wire in a 13-11 slug fest as the Jaguars claimed the series victory over the Saints in Peach Belt Conference action.

April 4, 2009
Saints Take Nightcap, Split Pair with Jaguars
AUGUSTA, GA – North Georgia split a doubleheader with Augusta State University Saturday afternoon, falling 16-8 in game one before rallying in the ninth inning to take the nightcap 8-7 over the Jaguars in Peach Belt Conference action.

April 1, 2009
Argonauts Defeat Saints 5-4 in Extra Innings
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University rallied to force extra innings, but the Argonauts of West Florida came back with a run in the 10th inning to walk away with a 5-4 victory over the Saints on Wednesday evening at Bob Stein Stadium in non-conference action.

March 31, 2009
Airich Picks up PBC Player of the Week Honors
AUGUSTA, GA – Junior Andre Airich has been named the Peach Belt Conference Player of the Week after hitting .688 last week with 11 hits, three runs scored, and nine runs batted in.

March 31, 2009
Walks Plague Saints in 10-5 Loss to West Florida
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University managed nine hits, but the Argonauts of West Florida were not to be denied, outlasting the Saints 10-5 Tuesday evening under the light at Bob Stein Stadium in non-conference action.

March 30, 2009
Saints Take Series Finale 6-3 over #29 Patriots
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia avoided dropping their ninth straight regular season game to Francis Marion University on Monday afternoon, holding on to claim a 6-3 victory over the Patriots at Bob Stein Stadium in Peach Belt Conference action.

March 29, 2009
Patriots Sweep Saints in PBC Doubleheader
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia jumped out to a lead in game one, but 29th-ranked Francis Marion rallied to take the opener 5-3, before plating five runs in the eighth to steal the nightcap 9-3 over the Saints Sunday afternoon in PBC action.

March 27, 2009
Weather Forces Delays in Baseball Series with FMU
DAHLONEGA, GA – Due to heavy storms moving through the southeast, changes have been made to North Georgia baseball’s three-game series with Francis Marion University this weekend.

March 24, 2009
Saints Come From Behind, Defeat UAH 9-5
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University used a three-run blast in the third inning to take the lead for good as they held on to defeat the University of Alabama-Huntsville 9-5 Tuesday evening at Bob Stein Stadium.

March 24, 2009
Baseball & Softball Games Cancelled on Wednesday
DAHLONEGA, GA – Due to heavy storms scheduled to reach Dahlonega tomorrow afternoon, North Georgia has cancelled baseball and softball contests on Wednesday, March 25.

March 22, 2009
Saints Take Care of Braves, Wrap up Series Win
PEMBROKE, NC – North Georgia College & State University won their second straight game Sunday afternoon, taking the rubber game of a three-game series 13-4 over UNC Pembroke in Peach Belt Conference action at Sammy Cox Field.

March 21, 2009
Saints Split with Braves in Dramatic Fashion
PEMBROKE, NC – North Georgia saw a win slip from their grasp in the opener as Braves used a walk homer for a 7-5 victory, but the Saints rallied in extra innings to take game two 2-1 in 10 innings and split a doubleheader with UNC Pembroke Saturday afternoon in PBC action.

March 18, 2009
Blazers Rally in 9th, Defeat Saints 12-11 in Tenth
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia had the Blazers down to their last strike, but Valdosta State rallied to tie the game in the ninth before using a home run in extra innings to pull out a 12-11 10-inning victory over the Saints Wednesday afternoon at Bob Stein Stadium.

March 17, 2009
Valdosta State Too Much for Saints, Win 11-2
DAHLONEGA, GA – Valdosta State University scored 11 runs on as many hits as the Blazers took down North Georgia 11-2 Tuesday afternoon at Bob Stein Stadium in non-conference action.

March 16, 2009
Baseball Ranked #26 in Latest DII Collegiate Poll
DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia baseball team continues to find themselves ranked among the nation’s best, coming in at #26 in the latest Collegiate Baseball Magazine Division II Top 30 Poll released Monday afternoon.

March 14, 2009
Saints Drop Series to Bobcats in PBC Play
MILLEDGEVILLE, GA – North Georgia saw the Bobcats steal a pair of come-from-behind victories Saturday afternoon as Georgia College & State University swept a three-game series from the Saints, taking game one 11-6 and game two 6-2 in PBC action.

March 13, 2009
Bobcats Strike Early, Defeat Saints 5-1
MILLEDGEVILLE, GA – North Georgia College & State University managed just two hits Friday evening as the 7th-ranked Saints fell 5-1 to Georgia College & State University in Peach Belt Conference action.

March 11, 2009
#7 Saints Fall Short, Split with Catawba College
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia jumped out to a first-inning lead, but the Indians of Catawba College rallied to defeat the Saints 7-3 Wednesday afternoon at Bob Stein Stadium in non-conference action.

March 10, 2009
#7 Saints Score in the 8th, Defeat Catawba 9-8
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia found themselves down by five runs early, but the 7th-ranked Saints rallied for four runs in their final three trips to the plate to defeat Catawba College 9-8 Tuesday afternoon at Bob Stein Stadium.

March 9, 2009
Baseball Remains in Top 10, Ranked 7th Nationally
DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia baseball team remains in the top 10 as they find themselves #7 in the latest 2009 Collegiate Baseball Magazine Division II Top 30 Poll released Monday afternoon.

March 7, 2009
Saints Split with Columbus, Take Weekend Series
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University rallied to take game one 9-8 on a walk-off single, but the Columbus State responded with an impressive comeback of their own in the nightcap to steal a 13-8 victory and split a doubleheader Saturday afternoon.

March 6, 2009
#6 Saints use Walk-Off Single to Sink Cougars 4-3
DAHLONEGA, GA – The 6th ranked North Georgia baseball team did it again Friday evening, scoring a single run in the bottom of the ninth to edge Columbus State University 4-3 and take over first place in the Peach Belt Conference.

March 4, 2009
Saints Shut Down at the Plate, Fall 2-1
JEFFERSON CITY, TN – The 6th-ranked North Georgia baseball team managed just seven hits Wednesday afternoon as Carson-Newman College came from behind to defeat the Saints 2-1 in non-conference action.

March 3, 2009
Saints Score Two in the 9th, Defeat Eagles 9-7
JEFFERSON CITY, TN – 6th-ranked North Georgia rallied from a five-run first-inning deficit and scored two runs in the ninth inning to defeat Carson-Newman 9-7 Tuesday afternoon in non-conference action.

March 3, 2009
Erisman Snags PBC Freshman of the Week Honors
AUGUSTA, GA – Jordan Erisman has been named the Peach Belt Conference Freshman of the week after showing he belongs with the elite hitters in the league, going 11-15 at the plate in four games against ranked teams.

March 2, 2009
Saints Use 8th Inning Single to Down Lander 3-2
DAHLONEGA, GA - North Georgia College & State University found themselves locked in a pitchers duel Monday afternoon, but used an eighth-inning RBI single from Andre Airich to send the Saints to a 3-2 victory over Lander University Monday evening in the rubber game of a three-game PBC series.

March 2, 2009
Saints Keep Moving up, Ranked 6th in NCAA DII
DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia baseball team has moved up four spots to #6 in the latest 2009 Collegiate Baseball Magazine Division II Top 30 Poll released Monday afternoon.

February 28, 2009
Saints Fall to Bearcats in Battle of Ranked Teams
DAHLONEGA, GA – 10th-ranked North Georgia failed to produce a clutch hit Saturday evening, stranding 11 runners, including three runners on third base as 22nd-ranked Lander University pulled out a 3-1 victory over the Saints in Peach Belt Conference action.

February 28, 2009
Saints Take Nightcap 13-4, Split with Bearcats
DAHLONEGA, GA – 10th-ranked North Georgia bounced back from a series opening loss to 22nd-ranked Lander University to record 16 hits and defeat the Bearcats 13-4 just before the clock struck midnight Saturday evening on a soggy field at Bob Stein Stadium.

February 25, 2009
#10 Saints Take 16-9 Slugfest Over Montevallo
DAHLONEGA, GA – The 10th-ranked North Georgia baseball team got all they could handle Wednesday afternoon as they rallied from behind to defeat the University on Montevallo 16-9 at Bob Stein Stadium in non-conference action.

February 23, 2009
Saints Break Into Top 10 in Latest NCAA DII Poll
DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia baseball team has moved up three spots to #10 in the nation in the latest 2009 Collegiate Baseball Magazine Division II Top 30 Poll released Monday afternoon

February 22, 2009
#13 Saints Take Finale, Sweep Series from Pacers
AIKEN, SC – North Georgia jumped out to an early lead and held on Sunday afternoon for a 7-5 victory over USC Aiken to complete a three-game weekend sweep over the Pacers to open Peach Belt Conference play.

February 21, 2009
#13 Saints Sweep Doubleheader from USC Aiken
Aiken, SC – 13th-ranked North Georgia had to rally to take game one 6-5, but the Saints pounded out 17 hits to defeat USC Aiken 14-6 in the nightcap and sweep a doubleheader from the Pacers at Hernandez Stadium Saturday afternoon as PBC play opened for both teams.

February 17, 2009
Hornets Rally in Seventh, Edge Saints 4-2
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia allowed three runs in the seventh inning to fall 4-2 Tuesday afternoon to Southern Poly in non-conference action at Bob Stein Stadium.

February 16, 2009
Saints Move Up Four Spots to #13 in Latest DII Poll
DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia baseball team has moved up four spots to #13 in the nation in the latest 2009 Collegiate Baseball Magazine Division II Poll released this afternoon.

February 16, 2009
Baseball Game Changed to Tuesday Afternoon
DAHLONEGA, GA – Due to inclement weather expected in the southeast on Wednesday afternoon, the North Georgia baseball program has moved their game up a day and will play host to Southern Poly on Tuesday afternoon at 3:00 p.m. in bob Stein Stadium.

February 15, 2009
#17 Saints Complete Sweep, Defeat Lions 12-2
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia broke through at the plate Sunday afternoon, recording a season high 19 hits on their way to a 12-2 victory over Mars Hill College to cap a three-game sweep over the Lions in non-conference action.

February 14, 2009
Comeback Saints Hold Off Lions for 6-5 Victory
DAHLONEGA, GA – The 17th-ranked North Georgia baseball team pounded out 14 hits Saturday afternoon to win their second straight, taking down Mars Hill 6-5 at Bob Stein Stadium in non-conference action.

February 13, 2009
#17 Saints End Skid, Take Down Mars Hill 7-4
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia used a four-run third inning to take an early led before defeating Mars Hill College 7-4 Friday evening in the first game of a three-game series between the two teams.

February 11, 2009
Saints Fall Short on Trojan Walk Off Home Run
ANDERSON, SC – North Georgia rallied with four unanswered runs to tie the game, but Anderson University used a walk off grand slam for a 9-5 victory over the Saints as winds swirled all over Anderson Memorial Stadium Wednesday afternoon.

February 8, 2009
#12 Delta State Downs #17 Saints 6-3
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia had the bases full in the last of the ninth, but Delta State University forced a ground ball to escape with a 6-3 win over the Saints Sunday afternoon in non-conference action.

February 8, 2009
Saints Falter Late, Hand Pfeiffer 10-5 Victory
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia held a four-run advantage after six innings, but Pfeiffer University rallied with nine runs over the final three innings to come away with a 10-5 victory over the Saints Sunday evening at Bob Stein Stadium.

February 7, 2009
#17 Saints Upset #12 DSU With Walk-Off Single
DAHLONEGA, GA – 17th-ranked North Georgia took a never-die team into the bottom of the ninth against 12th-ranked Delta State University and used a walk-off two-run single to give the Saints an 11-10 victory over the Statesmen Saturday afternoon at Bob Stein Stadium.

February 6, 2009
#17 Saints Thrill Crowd with Late-Innning Blast
DAHLONEGA, GA – 17th-ranked North Georgia went down to the wire with Pfeiffer University in their first game of the season and used a two-out three-run blast from Anders Oster in the eighth inning to send the Saints home 4-1 winners at the brand new Bob Stein Stadium.

January 22, 2009
Airich and Brisson Named Preseason All-PBC
AUGUSTA, GA – The Peach Belt Conference has announced the 2009 preseason baseball All-Conference team and North Georgia’s Andre Airich and Craig Brisson were named to the team. The all-conference squad is administered and voted on by the leagues sports information directors.

January 20, 2009
Saints Picked by Coaches to Finish 2nd in PBC
AUGUSTA, GA – The North Georgia baseball team is picked to finish second in the Peach Belt Conference according to the 2009 preseason coaches poll released Tuesday afternoon from the conference office.

January 16, 2009
Cantrell Joins Thunder 104.3 For Radio Interview
DAHLONEGA, GA – Head Baseball Coach Tom Cantrell joined Mike Davenport on WZTR Thunder 104.3 during halftime of the Peach Belt Conference doubleheader against GCSU last week. Listen to the entire interview as Coach Cantrell gives a preview for the 2009 season.

January 5, 2009
Saints Baseball Ranked 17th in Preseason Poll
DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia College & State University baseball team finds themselves ranked 17th in the country in the ABCA Division II Preseason top 25 released by the American Baseball Coaches Association.

November 26, 2008
Saints Baseball Inks Two in Early Signing Period
DAHLONEGA, GA – North Georgia College & State University Head Coach Tom Cantrell and his staff have announced the signing of two players for the 2010 season.

September 10, 2008
Saints Baseball To Host Golf Tournament
Dahlonega, GA – The North Georgia College & State University baseball program announced this afternoon the plans to host a golf tournament on Monday, October 13, to help fund the 2009 season.

July 19, 2008
Baseball players shine in summer ball
DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia College & State University baseball players are making a name for themselves during summer ball, with Anders Oster and Tyler Musselwhite receiving honors this week in their respective leagues.

June 7, 2008
Construction underway for Bob Stein Stadium
DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia College & State University baseball stadium is underway and construction is now visible for Bob Stein Stadium which is set to open for the 2009 season.