ROCHESTER, Mich. - Oakland's 2015 baseball season may have ended in May, but for a few student-athletes, their work continued into summer league baseball, and they have put together some notable performances in preparation for the 2016 season.
DURHAM, N.C. - Oakland's Zach Sterry has been named to Baseball America's Summer College League Top Prospect List for 2015, announced the publication. He was named as the No. 4 prospect out of the Prospect League.
ROCHESTER, Mich. - Former Oakland baseball standout Jake Paulson has been called up to the Daytona Tortugas, the High-A affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds, announced the organization this week.
ROCHESTER, Mich. - The Oakland University baseball team will hold open walk-on tryouts on Friday, Sept. 4, at 2 p.m. on the Oakland Baseball Field. Participants must be enrolled as full-time students (12 credit hours or more) and have a completed physical form with copy of insurance card before trying out.
The Oakland baseball team completed its second season in the Horizon League, finishing sixth in the league. The Golden Grizzlies fell to Milwaukee in the opening round of the Horizon League Tournament in a thrilling, 15-11 affair.
INDIANAPOLIS - Oakland's Spencer Marentette and Julianne Boyle are recipients of the Horizon League Post-Graduate Scholarship Award, as voted on by the League's Faculty Athletics Representatives Committee. It marks the second-straight year an Oakland athlete has been awarded the scholarship.