Virginia Tech Hokies baseball

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Virginia Tech Hokies
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University Virginia Tech
Head coach John Szefc (3rd season)
Conference ACC
Coastal Division
Home stadium English Field
(Capacity: 1,033)
Nickname Hokies
ColorsChicago Maroon and Burnt Orange [1]
NCAA Tournament appearances
1954, 1969, 1976, 1977, 1994, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2010, 2013
Conference champions
1954, 1981, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000 [2]

The Virginia Tech Hokies baseball team represents Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) in NCAA Division I college baseball. Established in 1895, the team participates in the Coastal division of the Atlantic Coast Conference and plays its home games at English Field.


The team's current head coach is John Szefc.

Coaching records

1895 James M. McJames 13–2.600
1896R. S. Wilkins13–8.273
1900–1901 A. B. Morrison Jr. 211–8.579
1903 Albert L. Orth 18–4.667
1904 R. R. Brown 16–5.545
1905Dr. Knox16–5.545
1906–1907 S. S. Eckerstone 210–11.476
1908 Sally Miles 13–3–1.500
1909 R. M. Brown 111–6.647
1910–1911 Branch Bocock 223–14–1.618
1912 L. W. Reiss 19–9.500
1913Sally Miles13–3.500
1914Branch Bocock115–4–1.775
1915 R. B. Prince 121–01.000
1916–1917 Bill Breintenstein 218–5.783
1918–1920 Charles Bernier 336–23.610
1921–1923 William L. Younger 331–27–3.533
1924–1932 George S. Kircher 977–56–7.575
1933–1939 Herbert McEver 741–72–1.364
1940–1943 Flake Laird 427–28–1.491
1944Herbert McEver19–4..692
1945–1947 George S. Proctor 329–21.580
1948–1973Flake Laird26316–247–3.561
1974–1978 Bob Humphreys 5135–60.692
1979–2006 Chuck Hartman 28961–591–8.619
2006–2013 Pete Hughes 7182–152.545
2014–2017 Pat Mason 490–126–1.417
Totals23 coaches123 seasons2,100–1,507–27.582

Virginia Tech in the NCAA Tournament

1954 G.F. Laird2–2Eliminated by Rollins.
1969 1–2Eliminated by North Carolina.
1976 Bob Humphreys0–2Eliminated by Furman
1977 0–2Eliminated by Florida
1994 Chuck Hartman0–2Eliminated by The Citadel
1997 1–2Eliminated by Southern California
1999 1–2Eliminated by Richmond
2000 0–2Eliminated by Cal State Fullerton
2010 Pete Hughes2–2Eliminated by South Carolina
2013 2–2Eliminated by Oklahoma
Totals9–2010 appearances
The format of the tournament has changed through the years.

Notable MLB alumni

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  1. "Virginia Tech University Trademarks" . Retrieved September 22, 2019.
  2. Virginia Tech 2011 Baseball Media Guide (PDF). Retrieved March 12, 2013.