Inside the Braves


Ward Drafted In Round 5

Former Staunton Braves pitcher Thad Ward (UCF) was selected in Round 5 of the MLB draft on Tuesday by the Boston Red Sox.


Hartings Named VBL Hitter Of The Day

Staunton Braves 2B Seth Hartings (UNC-Pembroke) has been named VBL Hitter of the Day by All Things Valley League.


Jacobs, Jackson Named All-Americans

2018 Staunton Braves signees and UNC-Pembroke teammates Trey Jacobs and Luke Jackson have been named to the NCBWA Division II All-America Team.


Three Former Braves Earn All-Conference Honors

Three fomer Staunton Braves received postseason conference honors. VMI catcher Peyton Maddox was first-team All-Southern Conference, UCF pitcher Thad Ward was first-team All-AAC and James Madison OF Adam Sisk was third-team All-CAA.


Three UNC-P Players Earn Peach Belt Honors

Three UNC-Pembroke players who will be in Staunton this summer have been honored on the All-Peach Belt Conference baseball team.


Swiger, Cooperman Named All-PSAC East

A pair of 2018 Braves players from Bloomsburg University have been named to the All-PSAC East second team. Cole Swiger was selected in the OF and RHP/3B Chad Cooperman was named at the utility position.


Conner Named to All-GMAC First Team

2018 Staunton Braves OF Eric Conner (Walsh University)was selected as one of three outfielders on the All-Great Midwest Athletic Conference First Team.