Former Furman pitcher Jay Jackson has been rated the No. 11 prospect in the Southern League according to Baseball America. Jackson was a ninth round pick of the Chicago Cubs in 2008. He went 5-5 this year with a 3.70 ERA for Tennessee, the Cubs' affiliate. In two seasons, Jackson has posted a 12-9 record with a 2.95 ERA.
Former Cougar named Rookie finalist
Former College of Charleston player Wes Knight has been selected as a finalist for the United Soccer League's Rookie of the Year award. Knight, an Easley native, had eight assists in 29 regular-season appearances for Vancouver.
Dan Obremski, Coastal Carolina men's golf, Big South golfer of the week.
Aruka Felgueroso, Coastal Carolina women's golf, Big South golfer of the week.
- From Staff Reports