Men's Baseball Blog

Day 1: The Arrival

Nov 19, 2011 - Posted by Ralph R. Zobell at 2:08 pm | Permalink

After nine hours of flight time and a three hour delay in New York, we've arrived safely in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Despite the lack of sleep from traveling through the night, the team is very excited to be here. After grabbing a bite to eat they'll hit the practice field for a little bp. Anxious to start doing work in the DR! Photo to come soon, says Jen.

Ready To Land In Santo Domingo

Nov 19, 2011 - Posted by Ralph R. Zobell at 10:49 am | Updated: November 19, 2011 3:33 pm | Permalink

It snowed last night in Provo for the first time this school year, but the Cougar baseball team is ready to land in warm Santo Domingo where it is currently 84 degrees.  After a light workout this afternoon and Church meetings tomorrow morning, next on the agenda are Sunday evening's firesides.  The team will split into two groups for the firesides.

Flying to the Dominican Republic

Nov 18, 2011 - Posted by Ralph R. Zobell at 12:05 pm | Updated: November 29, 2011 5:27 pm | Permalink

Thirty three members of the team flew out tonight via New York for Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic.  We will be getting periodic updates throughout the coming week courtesy of Jennifer Funkhouser who works in the BYU Athletic Department's NCAA Compliance Office.  She is making the trip.

For BYU Coach Vance Law, this is his fourth trip to the Dominican Republic, having played off-seasons for two of his Major League years there.

New Features on the Site

Nov 17, 2011 - Posted by Ralph R. Zobell at 9:07 am | Updated: November 29, 2011 5:10 pm | Permalink

Since the launch of the new BYUcougars.com during the summer, the site has been updated and new features have been added and there is more to come. Here is a list of a few updates, related specifically to Cougar baseball: