The Iowa baseball team has encountered a major change.
When Nick Day and Brandon Shulista team up on the baseball diamond, the end result is usually wins.
Rick Heller has taken over programs before and succeeded.
Playing all nine positions in a game put Iowan Justin Toole in a unique position — as an author. The Council Bluffs native, former Hawkeye player and current minor-leaguer has added “writer” to his resume after penning a book about the historic game two years ago. Toole’s book, titled “9 in 9: Nine Life Lessons […]
It took almost two months to hire a new baseball coach at the University of Iowa, but the person in charge of the hiring said the result was well worth the wait. Iowa Athletics Director Gary Barta formally introduced Rick Heller as the new Iowa baseball coach at a news conference Monday afternoon at Carver-Hawkeye […]
Four years after leaving his home state, Rick Heller is coming back to Iowa. The Eldon native and former Northern Iowa baseball coach was named the University of Iowa’s 20th baseball coach Friday. “This is a great day for me and my family,” Heller said in a statement. “The opportunity to come back to the […]
A Friday morning report said that the Hawkeyes had concluded their search for a new baseball coach. The search, though, appears to continue on. Two different officials refuted a report that Saint Louis baseball coach Darin Hendrickson has been tabbed as the new coach of the Hawkeyes. “The reports aren’t true,” Saint Louis spokesperson Brian […]
Last year, Matt Dermody hopped on a plane, hoping to begin his professional baseball career. A year later, his career could finally take off. The Norwalk native and former Iowa Hawkeyes pitcher will be waiting to hear his named called during this week’s Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft, which begins Thursday night. “I’m pretty […]
Jack Dahm had a bad feeling heading into a Thursday afternoon meeting with Iowa Director of Athletics Gary Barta. Dahm could sense that his 10-year run as the Iowa baseball coach was about to end. He was so convinced that he already had written a letter telling his players that his contract wouldn’t be renewed. […]
Jack Dahm knows what he will be doing this weekend as the Iowa baseball coach, but his future beyond that is uncertain. Dahm said he wants to return next season as the Iowa baseball coach. His 10th season as head coach will conclude with a three-game series at Purdue beginning on Thursday. This year marks the seventh […]