McCauley Drafted by the Cubs

Senior pitcher Josh McCauley (Mercersburg, PA/James Buchanan) of the Shepherd University baseball team has been drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the 21st round of the Major League Baseball draft.


Minnich, 2012 National Player of the Year

Nathan Minnich, from Shepherd University, is the DII 2012 National Player of the Year. Minnich is a senior, 1B/DH, for the Rams. The senior from Waynesboro, PA, led the nation with a batting average of .500, OBP of .647, and Slugging percentage of 1.037. He was second in the nation in HR, with 21; 5th in RBI - 66.

Shepherd University Baseball Camps

Shepherd University Baseball Camps in Shepherdstown, West Virginia offer an opportunity for players to receive valuable instruction on the fundamental skills of baseball. Campers will be made aware of the characteristics that define successful baseball players. Organized games between campers will provide a competitive outlet after specific drills have been practiced. Contests built into drills capture the learner’s attention, which results in attentive practice.

Drill progressions will be aimed towards recognizing and developing good habits in all aspects of the game. General courtesy, respect for teammates and opponents and the importance of hard work will be taught to the campers through example by the Ram coaches.


For questions regarding Shepherd University Baseball Camps email Matt McCarty at