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Schedule

BASEBALL
Feb 24 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
1
Florida Atlantic
Florida Atlantic
2
BASEBALL
Feb 25 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
3
Florida Atlantic
Florida Atlantic
6
BASEBALL
Mar 3 - FINAL
Delaware State
Delaware State
5
Delaware
Delaware
9
BASEBALL
Mar 4 - FINAL
Delaware State
Delaware State
0
Delaware
Delaware
9
BASEBALL
Mar 4 - FINAL
Delaware State
Delaware State
4
Delaware
Delaware
11
BASEBALL
Mar 8 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
7
Maryland
Maryland
1
BASEBALL
Mar 9 - FINAL
Monmouth
Monmouth
15
Delaware
Delaware
2
BASEBALL
Mar 10 - FINAL
Monmouth
Monmouth
1
Delaware
Delaware
2
BASEBALL
Mar 11 - FINAL
Monmouth
Monmouth
6
Delaware
Delaware
7
BASEBALL
Mar 13 - FINAL
Maryland
Maryland
6
Delaware
Delaware
7
BASEBALL
Mar 16 - FINAL
Bryant
Bryant
13
Delaware
Delaware
2
BASEBALL
Mar 17 - FINAL
Bryant
Bryant
3
Delaware
Delaware
7
BASEBALL
Mar 17 - FINAL
Bryant
Bryant
5
Delaware
Delaware
2
BASEBALL
Mar 18 - FINAL
Bryant
Bryant
6
Delaware
Delaware
5
BASEBALL
Mar 24 - FINAL
Towson
Towson
3
Delaware
Delaware
6
BASEBALL
Mar 24 - FINAL
Towson
Towson
1
Delaware
Delaware
2
BASEBALL
Mar 25 - FINAL
Towson
Towson
10
Delaware
Delaware
2
BASEBALL
Mar 27 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
7
La Salle
La Salle
3
BASEBALL
Mar 30 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
2
Michigan
Michigan
6
BASEBALL
Mar 31 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
0
Michigan
Michigan
11
BASEBALL
Mar 31 - 03:00 PM
Delaware
Delaware
Michigan
Michigan
BASEBALL
Apr 1 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
2
Michigan
Michigan
4
BASEBALL
Apr 6 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
0
Hofstra
Hofstra
9
BASEBALL
Apr 7 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
1
Hofstra
Hofstra
11
BASEBALL
Apr 8 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
5
Hofstra
Hofstra
2
BASEBALL
Apr 11 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
15
Lehigh
Lehigh
7
BASEBALL
Apr 13 - FINAL
UNCW
UNCW
3
Delaware
Delaware
5
BASEBALL
Apr 14 - FINAL
UNCW
UNCW
1
Delaware
Delaware
5
BASEBALL
Apr 15 - FINAL
UNCW
UNCW
10
Delaware
Delaware
0
BASEBALL
Apr 17 - FINAL
Lafayette
Lafayette
9
Delaware
Delaware
4
BASEBALL
Apr 18 - FINAL
Saint Joseph's
Saint Joseph's
5
Delaware
Delaware
8
BASEBALL
Apr 20 - FINAL
James Madison
James Madison
1
Delaware
Delaware
5
BASEBALL
Apr 21 - FINAL
James Madison
James Madison
6
Delaware
Delaware
7
BASEBALL
Apr 22 - FINAL
James Madison
James Madison
6
Delaware
Delaware
0
BASEBALL
Apr 24 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
3
Delaware State
Delaware State
1
BASEBALL
Apr 25 - FINAL
Penn
Penn
1
Delaware
Delaware
3
BASEBALL
Apr 27 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
3
College of Charleston
College of Charleston
5
BASEBALL
Apr 28 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
2
College of Charleston
College of Charleston
11
BASEBALL
Apr 29 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
2
College of Charleston
College of Charleston
3
BASEBALL
May 1 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
10
Saint Joseph's
Saint Joseph's
2
BASEBALL
May 2 - FINAL
UMBC
UMBC
8
Delaware
Delaware
7
BASEBALL
May 4 - FINAL
Elon
Elon
6
Delaware
Delaware
2
BASEBALL
May 5 - FINAL
Elon
Elon
1
Delaware
Delaware
3
BASEBALL
May 6 - FINAL
Elon
Elon
5
Delaware
Delaware
6
BASEBALL
May 8 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
6
UMBC
UMBC
8
BASEBALL
May 11 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
6
William & Mary
William & Mary
0
BASEBALL
May 11 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
6
William & Mary
William & Mary
5
BASEBALL
May 13 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
6
William & Mary
William & Mary
4
BASEBALL
May 15 - FINAL
La Salle
La Salle
4
Delaware
Delaware
8
BASEBALL
May 17 - FINAL
Northeastern
Northeastern
10
Delaware
Delaware
0
BASEBALL
May 18 - FINAL
Northeastern
Northeastern
5
Delaware
Delaware
2
BASEBALL
May 19 - 01:00 PM
Northeastern
Northeastern
Delaware
Delaware
BASEBALL
May 23 - FINAL
UNCW
UNCW
2
Delaware
Delaware
1
BASEBALL
May 23 - FINAL
Hofstra
Hofstra
1
Delaware
Delaware
3
BASEBALL
May 24 - FINAL
College of Charleston
College of Charleston
1
Delaware
Delaware
5
BASEBALL
May 25 - 3:00 PM
Northeastern
Northeastern
Delaware
Delaware
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Baseball Coaching Staff
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Veteran coach Mel Bacon completed his fifth season as a member of the University of Delaware baseball team's coaching staff during the 2014 season.

"The addition of Mel is as good as you can do in this business," said Delaware head coach Jim Sherman. "Through his experience in high school and in the college ranks, there is no one better. We are very, very fortunate to have him here. He's a great addition to the staff, and he will really help working with the catchers and as our first base coach."

During his four seasons at Delaware, the Blue Hens have posted winning seasons three times and made a spirited run to the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament championship game in 2012 before falling in the title game.

Prior to arrving at Delaware, Bacon served on the staff at Delaware's CAA rival Towson University for seven years. With the Tigers, he helped the program make the transition over to the CAA in 2002. Eventually, in 2005, Towson won 34 games, the second-most in program history, and finished second during the CAA Tournament.

Prior to joining the college ranks, Bacon had a distinguished career as a baseball coach and health and physical education teacher at North East High School in Cecil County, Md. During that time, he served as the head coach of the baseball team for 28 years where he taught the game to hundreds of young players, including current UD colleague Dan Hammer.

Eventually, Bacon led the Indians to seven state championship appearances, including four titles. For his work at North East, he was inducted into the Maryland State Association of Baseball Coaches Hall of Fame in 1998.

Before serving as a coach, Bacon enjoyed an outstanding playing career at Frostburg State from 1969-72. During his four seasons, he earned first-team all-district honors on three occasions, while he garnered All-American nods as a sophomore and senior. A career .273 hitter, he was also a three-time team captain.

During his junior campaign, he even earned a special note in the June 7, 1971 edition of Sports Illustrated after catching an attempted base stealer on a trick play. For all of his accomplishments, he was eventually inducted into the Frostburg State Athletics Hall of Fame in 1979.

Bacon resides in Cecil County, Md. and has two children, Scott and Ashley. Scott works at SunTrust Bank in North Carolina, while Ashley is the head field hockey coach at South Carroll High School.

Updated 9/15/14

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