The Buchtelite

Chris Sabo Named Head Coach of Resurrected Baseball Team

Zippy (left) and Larry Williams, Director of Athletics (right), welcome head coach Chris Sabo (center) to UA. (Image via WKYC)

By Jordyn Etling, Sports Editor

October 30, 2018

On Oct. 23, The University of Akron Department of Athletics announced that former Cincinnati Reds’ third baseman Chris Sabo will be the head coach of the newly revived baseball team. Akron’s baseball team was eliminated in July of 2015, along with 215 jobs, when former President Scott Scarborough attempted to cu...