NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – College of New Mexico baseball coach Ray Birmingham introduced earlier this 12 months that this is able to be his final season because the Lobos’ baseball coach. After greater than 4 many years within the sport, the Lobos captain will shut it out with a three-game sequence in opposition to San Diego State beginning Friday.
“You understand, it is going to be thrilling as a result of baseball and New Mexico have been a ardour for me for 43 years,” Birmingham mentioned. He’ll come out with greater than 12 hundred victories and 22 championships. He led the Lobos for 14 seasons and gamers will certainly miss Birmingham.
“Truthfully bittersweet, simply because it is a long term for him and all the pieces he is taken and all the pieces he is actually contributed,” mentioned Lobos pitcher Nathaniel Garley. “Since I am an area child, I am undoubtedly completely satisfied to have the ability to be part of these final video games, sending it in the fitting method.”
The Lobos and San Diego State will play a doubleheader on Friday with the primary sport starting at 1 pm at Santa Ana Star Area.
In different sports activities information, Lobo Basketball formally introduced the signing of six-foot-eleven ahead Birima Seck on Wednesday. Seck introduced his engagement to the Lobos on his Instagram web page final week. Freshman coach Richard Pitino believes Seck could have a direct affect on the courtroom, within the classroom, and in the neighborhood.
The UNM monitor and discipline has 13 student-athletes competing on the NCAA West Regional in Faculty Station, Texas. The highest 12 rivals from every particular person occasion will advance from the preliminary rounds to the NCAA Championship, which is able to happen June 9-12 in Eugene, Oregon.
CBS Sports activities launched its schedule for Mountain West soccer on Wednesday. Thirty-two Mountain West video games will air, totally on CBS Sports activities Community and three on CBS.
Duke Metropolis Gladiators quarterback Nate Davis is the IFL Offensive Participant of the Week. Davis threw 19 of 25 passes for 228 yards and 7 touchdowns, the season excessive, in a 63-55 extra time victory at Iowa Barnstormers final Saturday.