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VIDEO: Carson Garner takes aim at the next level

Jonah Morgan, Sports writer April 8, 2024

Sports reporter Jonah Morgan profiles Racer baseball player Carson Garner. Murray State was the only school to offer Garner a scholarship. Garner has aspirations...

Graduate infielder Taylor Howell hits a homerun.

PHOTOS: Murrays State Baseball drops another home game

Rebeca Mertins Chiodini, Photo Editor April 4, 2024

The Racers dropped their fourth home game in a row with a loss to the Southern Indiana Screaming Eagles. The 5-10 lose brings the team up to 10 loses...

Bland attempts to tag out a Belmont player at second base.

PHOTOS: Racers Baseball struggles against Belmont Bruins

Rebeca Mertins Chiodini, Photo Editor April 1, 2024

The Racers baseball team struggled in their series against the Belmont Bruins, dropping all three games. After this weekend, the Racers go 18-7 in...

Senior infielder Preston Shelton throws the ball to first base for an out.

PHOTOS: Baseball run-rules Western Kentucky in mid week game

Rebeca Mertins Chiodini, Photo Editor March 27, 2024

  The Murray State Racers baseball team beat the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers in their annual rivalry game. With a total of four home runs...

The team surrounds graduate infielder Taylor Howell to celebrate his walk-off hoemrun.

PHOTOS: Baseball continues to shine at home

Rebeca Mertins Chiodini, Photo Editor March 19, 2024

The Racers baseball team continues to shine at home as they swept the Little Rock Trojans over their weekend series. The Racers are now 14-6 on the...

The team huddles up before the start of Saturdays game.

PHOTOS: Racers Baseball celebrate Players Weekend with a sweep

Rebeca Mertins Chiodini, Photo Editor March 11, 2024

In three high scoring games, the Murray State Baseball team swept the Lindenwood University Lions. The team celebrated Players Weekend by recognizing...

Senior infielder Parker Estes hits his first home run of the season.

PHOTOS: Racers Baseball beats North Alabama

Kristopher Fister, Photographer February 28, 2024

The Racers beat North Alabama 8-1 on Tuesday with sophomore pitcher Ethan Lyke striking out five batters and only allowing one hit in the first six...

Junior infielder Carson Garner gets a hit against Purdue Fort Wayne. Garner hit two home runs during the series.

Baseball sweeps opening series against Purdue Fort-Wayne

Jonah Morgan, Staff Writer February 21, 2024

The Murray State baseball had their opening series this past weekend against the Mastodons of Purdue Fort Wayne, and it went exactly how the Racers hoped...

Graduate pitcher Allen Roulette pitches the ball. Roulette pitched just over 5 scoreless innings after coming into the game as the relief pitcher.

PHOTOS: Racers Baseball sweeps Purdue Ft. Wayne in opening weekend series

Rebeca Mertins Chiodini, Photo Editor February 21, 2024

After a two-day delay of game, the Racers went on to sweep the Purdue Fort Wayne Mastodons in a three-game series. Murray State outscored the Mastodons...

Sophomore infielder Carson Garner hits a home run to give the Racers an 8-7 win over the North Alabama Lions on Tuesday, April 25. Photo by Rebeca Mertins Chiodini/The News.

Garner’s homer caps mid-week victory

Jakob Milani, Sports Editor April 27, 2023

Seven unanswered runs ended with a walkoff home run for the Murray State baseball team, as the Racers defeated the University of North Alabama Lions on...

Sophomore infielder Riley Hawthorne gets a hit to bring the winning run home against Alabama A&M. Photo by Rebeca Mertins Chiodini/The News.

Baseball splits pair of one-game matchups

Jakob Milani, Sports Editor April 20, 2023

Murray State baseball split a pair of one-game series, defeating Alabama A&M and losing to UT Martin on Tuesday, April 18, and Wednesday, April 19. Sophomore...

Graduate outfielder Brennan McCullough makes the last catch in the fifth inning. McCullough recorded three hits and a home run against the Austin Peay Governors on Tuesday, March 28. Photo by Rebeca Mertins Chiodini/The News.

Baseball swings for the fences in rivalry game

Jakob Milani, Sports Editor March 30, 2023

The bats were hot in Clarksville, Tennessee, as the Murray State baseball team defeated the Austin Peay Governors 12-6 on Tuesday, March 28. The teams...

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