Ole Miss left fielder Kevin Graham was drafted Tuesday by the Arizona Diamondbacks. Deric Ladnier, a former Rebel and current special assistant to the Diamondbacks’ GM, helped make the decision to draft someone from his alma mater.
Sunday night ushered in the 2022 MLB Draft, and two Ole Miss baseball signees were drafted. Jackson Ferris, a left-handed pitcher, was drafted in the second round (47th overall) by the Chicago Cubs. Outfielder Roman Anthony was selected 79th overall (free agent compensation pick) by the Boston Red Sox.
Ole Miss has announced its “Tour of Champions” for the 2022 NCAA Baseball National Championship Trophy, giving fans the chance to see the trophy the Rebels captured last month at the College World Series up close and in person.
When you hear the name David Kellum, you automatically think, “He’s the voice of the Rebels.” However, Kellum is much more than that, both on a personal level and in the sense that he is a living, breathing book of Ole Miss history. Our Donna Sprabery sat down with Kellum to talk about his remarkable career.
For the second straight season, Ole Miss Athletics earned a program-record finish in the LEARFIELD Directors’ Cup standings, this time closing the 2021-22 academic year in 20th place, as announced Thursday.