Birmingham Southern Athletics Top Stories

  • NCAA Tournament: Panthers Come Back to Beat Kohawks in Extra Innings
    May 24, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The No. 15 Birmingham-Southern baseball team defeated No. 17 Coe College 6-4 in 12 innings to take game one of the NCAA Super Regional series on Friday evening.
  • NCAA Championships: Ballard Third in Javelin
    May 24, 2019
    GENEVA, Ohio – Sophomore Luke Ballard (Hoover, Ala./Hoover HS) placed third in the javelin throw on day one of the 2019 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
  • Three Panthers Earn All-Region Honors, Weisberg Coach of the Year
    May 23, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Three Birmingham-Southern baseball student-athletes and head coach Jan Weisberg received D3baseball.com All-South Region honors, the organization announced on Thursday.
  • NCAA Tournament: No. 15 BSC Hosts No. 17 Coe in Super Regional
    May 23, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – No. 15 Birmingham-Southern hosts No. 17 Coe College in the NCAA Super Regional at Striplin Field on May 24-25.
  • Murphy Named NFCA All-American
    May 23, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Junior Bailey Murphy (Trussville, Ala./Hewitt-Trussville HS) was named a third-team All-American by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association after helping No. 6 Birmingham-Southern softball to one of its most successful seasons in program history in her first year on the Hilltop.
  • Thompson Selected for USILA Senior All-Star Game
    May 22, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern senior men’s lacrosse student-athlete Davis Thompson will participate in the 2019 USILA Senior All-Star Game roster, the organization announced.
  • NCAA Championships: Three Panthers Headed to National’s
    May 21, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern College track and field will be sending three student-athletes to the 2019 NCAA Division III Outdoor Championships this weekend. Senior Kameren Morgan (Bowie, Md./St. Alban’s School for Boys), sophomore Luke Ballard (Hoover, Ala./Hoover HS), and freshman Jordan Jones (Powder Springs, Ga./Hiram HS) will represent BSC at National’s in Geneva, Ohio at the SPIRE Institute May 23-25 with the University of Mount Union, the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission and SPIRE serving as hosts.
  • Cox, Gleeson Earn IWLCA All-Region Honors
    May 20, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Junior Jade Cox and senior Katie Gleeson were selected to IWLCA All-West Region teams, the organization announced on Monday.
  • NCAA Tournament: BSC Beats LaGrange, Advances to NCAA Super Regional
    May 19, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The No. 15 Birmingham-Southern baseball team advanced to the NCAA Division III Super Regional on Sunday afternoon after defeating No. 14 LaGrange 14-6 in the winner-take-all regional series finale at Striplin Field.
  • NCAA Tournament: BSC and LaGrange Split Day Two's Doubleheader
    May 18, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The No. 15 Birmingham-Southern baseball team split with No. 14 LaGrange in the NCAA Regional doubleheader on Saturday afternoon, tying the series up at 2-2 heading into Sunday’s final game.
  • NCAA Tournament: BSC Splits Day One with LaGrange
    May 17, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The No. 15 Birmingham-Southern baseball team split with No. 14 LaGrange College in Friday’s NCAA Regional doubleheader at Striplin Field.
  • No. 6 Softball Puts Four on All-Region Teams
    May 17, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Accolades to No. 6 Birmingham-Southern softball keep rolling in.  The Panthers placed four on National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-Atlantic Region teams, the organization announced recently.
  • NCAA Tournament: No. 15 BSC Hosts No. 14 LaGrange in Regional
    May 16, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern baseball team faces off against LaGrange College in the 2019 NCAA Championship Regional starting Friday, May 17.
  • BSC Ranked No. 15 in New Poll
    May 14, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern baseball team was ranked No. 15 in the latest D3baseball.com/National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association national poll released on Tuesday.
  • BSC Recognizes Yearly Award Winners at Annual Banquet
    May 13, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern athletics department announced the winners of its awards and recognized the accomplishments of the student-athletes at its 2019 Athletic Awards Dinner Monday night in the Norton Great Hall on BSC's campus.
  • NCAA Tournament: No. 6 BSC Falls in Regional Final
    May 12, 2019
    MARSHALL, Texas – A late run downed No. 6 Birmingham-Southern softball Sunday night in the NCAA Division III Marshall Regional final.  BSC (35-7) fell 5-4 to No. 8 Texas Lutheran to close out a historic season.  Haley Crumpton (Alabaster, Ala./Thompson HS), Abby Spencer (Auburn, Ala./Auburn HS), and Bailey Murphy (Trussville, Ala./Hewitt-Trussville HS) were named to the all-tournament team for their performances this weekend.
  • NCAA Tournament: No. 6 Panthers Split Day One
    May 10, 2019
    MARSHALL, Texas – No. 6 Birmingham-Southern softball upset host No. 2 East Texas Baptist to stay alive at the Marshall Regional of the NCAA Tournament Friday night. BSC defeated ETBU 7-4 in the night cap after falling to No. 6 Texas Lutheran 2-0 in game one.
  • NCAA TOURNAMENT: No. 6 BSC Set For Top Bracket
    May 09, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – No. 6 Birmingham-Southern College softball is headed to Marshall, Texas to open play in the 2019 NCAA Division III Tournament’s strongest bracket.  The Panthers will square off against No. 8 Texas Lutheran University (30-7) and host No. 2 East Texas Baptist University (39-4) this weekend for a chance to play in the Super Regional’s.
  • BSC Softball Moves to No. 6 in NFCA Recent Poll
    May 08, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern softball has moved up to No. 6 in the country as voted on by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.  BSC (34-5) is riding a 21-game win streak after sweeping play at the Southern Athletic Association tournament and claiming both the regular season and tournament crowns.
  • Panthers Jump to No. 20 in New Poll
    May 07, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern baseball team was ranked No. 20 in the nation in the latest D3baseball.com/NCBWA poll released on Tuesday.
  • Misischia Headlines Baseball's 11 All-SAA Selections
    May 07, 2019
    ATLANTA – Eleven Birmingham-Southern baseball student-athletes were selected to 2019 All-Southern Athletic Association Teams, the conference announced on Tuesday.
  • Panthers Place 14 on All-SAA Teams
    May 07, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.  – The Birmingham-Southern men’s and women’s track and field teams placed 14 Panthers on Southern Athletic Association All-Conference teams following the championships.  The men saw nine recognized by the league, and the women five.
  • SAA Championship: Panthers Beat Lynx 6-3 to Take Title
    May 06, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The No. 22-ranked Birmingham-Southern baseball team clinched the Southern Athletic Association Tournament Championship on Monday, defeating Rhodes College 6-3 in game two.
  • Wisener Named SAA All-Conference
    May 06, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Senior Isabella Wisener (Horton, Ala./Douglas HS) was named all-conference honorable mention by the Southern Athletic Association.
  • Pellegrini, Bekaert Earn All-Conference Honors
    May 06, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Senior Anthony Pellegrini (Huntsville, Ala./Huntsville HS) and junior Jameson Bekaert (Johns Creek, Ga./Rivers Academy) were named to 2019 Southern Athletic Association All-Conference teams, the league announced recently.