Birmingham Southern Athletics Top Stories

  • NCAA Championship: BSC Falls in Final
    June 04, 2019
    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – No. 15 Birmingham-Southern baseball could not find an answer to a late rally from No. 6 Chapman University Tuesday afternoon in game two of the 2019 NCAA Division III National Championship series as they fell 11-0 in Veterans Memorial Stadium.  BSC (42-15) set a new program record for wins and finished the highest any team ever has in the Division III era.
  • NCAA Championship: Big Fifth Downs Panthers
    June 04, 2019
    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – No. 15 Birmingham-Southern baseball fell 6-4 to No 6 Chapman University in game one of the 2019 NCAA Division III Championship series Tuesday afternoon.  BSC (42-14) will need to defeat Chapman in game two to force a decisive game three tomorrow.  Game two will begin at approximately 3 p.m.  The loss was BSC’s first since May 18th.
  • NCAA World Series: No. 15 BSC Headed to Championship
    June 02, 2019
    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – No. 15 Birmingham-Southern baseball defeated Johns Hopkins University 15-4 Sunday night to advance to the championship series of the 2019 NCAA Division III College World Series. BSC (42-13) will face the Pool A winner on Tuesday at 11 a.m.
  • BSC Softball Ranked 14th in Final NFCA Poll
    June 03, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Birmingham-Southern softball finished the 2019 season ranked No. 14 in the country by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.  
  • NCAA World Series: Walk-off Puts Panthers in Pool Final
    June 01, 2019
    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – The walk-off kings continued their run in the 2019 NCAA Division III Baseball College World Series with an extra inning win.  No. 15 Birmingham-Southern baseball defeated No. 22 Johns Hopkins University 4-3 in 10 innings late Saturday night.  They will face the winner between Babson and JHU Sunday at 7.45 p.m.
  • NCAA World Series: No. 15 Panthers Advance with 6-1 Win
    May 31, 2019
    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – No. 15 Birmingham-Southern baseball opened its first ever NCAA Division III College World Series appearance with a 6-1 win over Heidelberg University late Friday night. BSC (40-13) will take on Johns Hopkins University in the bracket semifinals tomorrow night at 7:45 p.m. CT.
  • No. 15 BSC to Compete for Title at World Series
    May 29, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The No. 15 Birmingham-Southern baseball team is competing for a national championship at the NCAA Division III World Series beginning on Friday.
  • Five Panthers Selected to ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Teams
    May 28, 2019
    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Five Birmingham-Southern baseball student-athletes were named to ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division III All-South Region Teams, the organizations announced on Tuesday.
  • NCAA Championships: Jones Competes in Triple Jump
    May 25, 2019
    GENEVA, Ohio – Birmingham-Southern men’s track and field closed out its season at the 2019 NCAA Division III Outdoor National Championships Saturday. 
  • NCAA Tournament: Panthers Win Super Regional to Advance to World Series
    May 25, 2019
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – No. 15 Birmingham-Southern won the Super Regional series and clinched a spot in the 2019 NCAA Division III World Series with an 11-2 win over No. 17 Coe College on Saturday afternoon.
  • 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.