William And Mary Baseball(#7 Best College In UG Training)

William And Mary Baseball

When talking about youth baseball, one of the most common team names you might have heard is the William and Mary baseball tribe. They are one of the most popular and talked about college baseball teams.

William and Mary Tribe baseball is William and Mary University’s baseball team. The William and Mary Tribe is one of the top athletic teams.

Here you will get to know everything one should know about the tribe, their baseball team, and their achievements.

About W&M

The college of William and Mary is a Public Ivy research university located in Williamsburg, Virginia. It was founded in 1693 by King William III and Queen Mary II.

Some of its alumni who later on grew up to become American presidents are Thomas Jefferson, John Tyler, and James Monroe. It is also known as “the Alma Mater of the Nation.”

About W&M

The college has a huge campus of about 1200 acres and was awarded the most beautiful college campus in the US by Travel+Leisure in 2011. The college provides various undergraduate programs to students. The graduate programs mainly involve a lot of research activities. It also provides foreign exchange programs with 15 schools.

Some of the college rankings are listed below:

Best Colleges: Undergraduate Teaching7 U.S. News & World Report (2023)
Best Colleges: Public Universities13U.S. News & World Report (2023)
America’s Top Colleges: Public Universities 15Forbes (2022)
America’s Top Colleges41Forbes (2022)
Best Colleges: National Universities41U.S. News & World Report (2023)
W&M Rankings

William & Mary Tribe

The William and Mary Tribe is the name of the College of William & Mary’s sports team. The tribe has won 2 national championships, the AIAW championship, the NAIA championship, and 13 Gymnastics Collegiate Championships.

William & Mary Tribe

William and Mary is the second oldest university in the US. The college’s athletic programs were established in 1893 and, since then, have had many changes in the names till finally deciding on the Tribe in 1978.

The logo of the tribe is W, symbol &, and M written in green, with a golden border.

Sports In W&M Tribe

There is a total of 12 sports sponsored in the W&M tribe:

  • Baseball
  • Football
  • Basketball – Men and Women
  • Cross country, track, and field – Men and Women
  • Soccer – Men and Women
  • Gymnastics – Men and Women
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Swimming – Men and Women
  • Tennis – Men and Women
  • Volleyball
  • Field Hockey

W&M Athletics

W&M Athletics’ vision is to pursue excellence boldly. Their mission is to involve the students in sports along with quality education. They aim to provide a fair chance for young talent to prepare themselves to make a good and positive impact on society.

Their main goals are:

  • Academic Excellence: Along with great sports training, the college also provides resources and study materials to the players to help them excel academically.
  • Competitive Success: The tribe recruits athletes who deliver promising skills and have the potential to win championships.
  • Financial Stability: The university requires huge funds to provide the players with quality education and sports training. As the university does not receive state money, they have an athletics impact fund, which helps fund students’ scholarships, and provides athletic facilities.
  • Student-Athlete Experience: Their main goal is to provide the best experience to their students by giving them maximum opportunities to improve and showcase themselves. They believe in doing everything with complete transparency and hold full accountability.

William and Mary Baseball

The William & Mary Tribe baseball represents the baseball team of William Mary College. The team represents its university in the NCAA Division I. The baseball team was established in 1895. It competes in the Colonial Athletic Association.

The team’s head coach is Mike McRae.The tribe has competed in 4 NCAA tournaments- 1983, 2001, 2013, and 2016. The tribe has played 7 times in Conference Championships– 1906, 111, 1914, 1915, 1983, 2001, and 2016, and competed twice in CAA championships- 2001 and 2016.

william and mary baseball

The tribe has an all-time record of 1,629-1,797-12(.474) and has played over 119 seasons till now. The tribe has had a total of 38 MLB draft selections since 1965.

William & Mary Baseball Stadium/Field

Earlier, the team played their matches on an on-campus field next to Zable Stadium. The tribe currently plays in an off-campus stadium Plumeri Park, which was opened on March 20, 1999.

William & Mary Baseball Stadium/Field

The stadium’s name is kept after Joseph J Plumeri II, an alumnus of William Mary. It was constructed in 1996.

The stadium has a seating capacity of 1000, with facilities like a grandstand, locker rooms, state-of-the-art scoreboard, 10-foot artificial turf halo.

William & Mary Baseball Camp

The college organizes baseball camps for ages 6-15 at Plumeri Park. The camps help youth to develop their basics and skills and provide a platform to showcase their talent through healthy competition.

The camps have various programs for every age group, like youth instructional camps and high school prospect camps. The cost of these camps is approximately $450 per week.

William & Mary Baseball Schedule 2023

vs. Mercer BearsFeb 17-19 Macon, GA
vs. RichmondFeb 21 Plumeri Park
vs. Old DominionFeb 22 Plumeri Park
vs. MaristFeb 24-26 Plumeri Park
vs. George MasonFeb 28 Plumeri Park
vs. Old DominionMar 1Norfolk, VA
vs. West VirginiaMar 3Plumeri Park
vs. FairfieldMar 4Plumeri Park
vs. CanisiusMar 5Plumeri Park
vs. Virginia Mar 7Charlottesville, VA
vs. CharlestonMar 10-12Plumeri Park
vs. Norfolk StateMar 14Plumeri Park
vs. East CarolinaMar 15Greenville, NC
vs. HofstraMar 17-19Hempstead, NY
vs. George MasonMar 21Fairfax, VA
vs. MonmouthMar 24-26Plumeri Park
vs. CampbellMar 28Plumeri Park
vs. St. John’sMar 31- Apr 2Plumeri Park
vs. MarylandApr 4College Park, MD
vs. Stony Brook Apr 7-9Stony Brook, NY
vs. VCUApr 11Plumeri Park
vs. ElonApr 14-16Plumeri Park
vs. DukeApr 18Durham, NC
vs. North Carolina A&TApr 21-23Greensboro, NC
vs. George WashingtonApr 25Plumeri Park
vs. DelawareApr 28-30Plumeri Park
vs. VMIMay 2Lexington, VA
vs. TowsonMay 5-7Townson, MD
vs. NortheasternMay 12-14Plumeri Park
vs. UNCWMay 20Wilmington, NC
W&M 2023 Schedule

W&M MLB Players

The top 10 W&M Tribe alumni selected in MLB are:

  1. Elwood Smith: New York Giants – 1926
  2. Owen Kahn: Boston Braves – 1930
  3. Bud Metheny: New York Yankees – (1943-46)
  4. Vic Raschi: New York Yankees – (1946-53), St. Louis Cardinals – (1954-55), Kansas City Athletics – 1956
  5. Curtis Pride: Montreal Expos – 1993, 1995, 2001, Detroit Tigers – (1996-97), Boston Red Sox – 1997, 2000, Atlanta Braves – 1998, New York Yankees – 2003, Anaheim Angels – (2004-2006)
  6. Adam Butler: Atlanta Braves – 1998
  7. Brendan Harris: Chicago Clubs – 2004, Washington Nationals – (2004-2006), Cincinnati Reds – 2006, Tampa Bay Devil Rays – 2007, Minnesota Twins (2008-2010), Anaheim Angels – 2013
  8. Chris Ray: Baltimore Orioles – (2005-09), Texas Rangers – (2009-10), San Francisco Giants – 2010, Seattle Mariners – 2011
  9. Bill Bray: Washington Nationals – 2006, Cincinnati Reds – (2006-20080, (2010-2012)
  10. Will Rhymes: Detroit Tigers – (2010-11), Tampa Bay Rays – 2012

William & Mary Baseball Roster

The top 10 roster list:

David HogarthUTIL
Cole RagoneINF
Adam QuinteroINF
Phil ContiINF
Justin PearsonLHP
Ben GreensponP/INF
Nick LottcheaOF
Ben WilliamsonINF
Nate GoransonC
Carter LovaszINF/P
W&M Baseball Roster

William & Mary Apparel

William & Mary Apparel

William and Mary’s baseball t-shirt is white in color. It has a William & Mary written in the green and golden border with green baseball and baseball written in green with a golden border below the ball.

William and Mary have other apparel-

  • W&M Circle Sweatshirt
  • W&M Sweatshirt
  • W&M Long Sleeve Tshirt
  • W&M Quarter-Zip Sweatshirt


What conference is William and Mary Baseball in?

W&M baseball is a part of the Colonial Athletic Association conference.

What sport are William and Mary known for?

The college of William & Mary is best known for its cross country, track & field sports performance. They are widely known for their men’s and women’s cross country and track & field teams.

Willaim and Mary’s official social media links.

Willam & Mary official links- Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Official Blog Page.

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