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Former Illini centerfielder serves as bridge between players and coaches

Former Illini centerfielder serves as bridge between players and coaches

By Cole Henke

March 14, 2016

Tweet: Former outfielder Will Krug had a hard time staying away from @IlliniBaseball. He is back as an #Illini assistant coachIllinois baseball’s Will Krug sees pitcher Andrew Mamlic and infielder Michael Hurwitz every daymp.Off the diamond, he is Will, their best friend, who they share an apar...

Illinois baseball captures first regional championship in program history

Illinois baseball captures first regional championship in program history

By Daniel Collins

June 2, 2015

Tyler Jay’s only appearance at the NCAA Championship Champaign Regional for the Illinois baseball team couldn’t have been a more vital one. The southpaw entered the championship game in the sixth inning and dominated in his four innings of work against Wright State. He allowed one hit, one walk and struck out...

?Illini Coach of the Year: Dan Hartleb

By Joey Figueroa

May 10, 2015

By joey Figueroastaff writerWhen a team doesn’t perform well for an extended time, the coach often takes the blame. When a team is successful, the players usually garner most of the credit.But when a team wins 24 consecutive games and has been as successful as the Illinois baseball team has this season, reco...