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Former UNC pitcher Robert Woodard named pitching coach at Virginia Tech
For the second straight season the UNCW Baseball team is searching for a pitching coach. Robert Woodard is leaving the program after just one season,...

Robert Woodard, former UNC coach & player joins UNCW baseball staff
Assistant Coach Robert Woodard was named the pitching coach at UNC Wilmington Tuesday, UNCW head coach Mark Scalf announced. Woodard joins the Seahawks staff after...

Robert Woodard pleased to be joined by Kent Emanuel in elite CWS group
Kent Emanuel was the first player since Robert Woodard to throw a complete game shutout in the CWS and the pair make up just two...

UNC-Texas Post-Game Notes
Freshman Kent Emanuel became the first pitcher to throw a complete game shutout in the CWS since former Tar Heel and current assistant coach Robert...

UNC-Texas: Postgame Interviews
Opening statement: "Well, sensational performance is an understatement probably by Kent Emanuel here. What a performance. A complete game shutout which I don't think you...

Lucas: Moments In Time
Monday, Mike Fox watched as freshman Kent Emanuel twirled a four-hitter against Texas--a program that is essentially the Carolina Basketball equivalent of college baseball in...

Lucas: Aced
The Tar Heel coaching staff had an inkling even before Patrick Johnson's first pitch that it could be a special night. Assistant coach Robert Woodard...

Robert Woodard Named Tar Heel Assistant Coach
UNC head coach Mike Fox announced Robert Woodard as assistant coach of the Tar Heels Wednesday. Woodard (UNC '08), a former Carolina standout and the...

Lucas: Getting Back
When Mike Cavasinni, Garrett Gore, Adam Warren and Mike McKee arrived at UNC, Omaha was a fantasyland. It was a place the Tar Heels talked...

Cary Super Regional: Who has the edge?
Developing elite pitchers has become a tradition for North Carolina. Most recently, Andrew Miller, Daniel Bard, Luke Putkonen and Robert Woodard blossomed into premier pitchers...

Patterson Medal Brings Robert Woodard Full Circle
To celebrate his 12th birthday Robert Woodard watched a game from the upper level of the Smith Center. Wednesday, one day before he turned 23,...

Heels among teams to watch for 2008 CWS
The Tar Heels will have some significant losses in ace Robert Woodard, closer Andrew Carignan and three-year lineup mainstays Josh Horton and Reid Fronk. But...

Diamond Heels Hand Out Annual Awards
Just days after completing the winningest season in program history with a second straight national runner-up finish, the University of North Carolina baseball program handed...

Robert Woodard doesn't regret second chance
As he sprinted to the mound in the eighth inning at Rosenblatt Stadium on Sunday, pitcher Robert Woodard said he had a feeling it would...

CWS: Saturday's Pitching Preview
Freshman Alex White has struggled mightily in the postseason, but just like Robert Woodard and Luke Putkonen have done, White is due for a big...

Champions Take Different Path to Finals
Because Coach Mike Fox had to use the top starters Robert Woodard and Adam Wooten against the Owls, the struggling freshman right-hander Alex White (0-2,...

Carolina has an extra ace up its sleeve
The thought that he might not start another game in Omaha doesn't bother North Carolina ace Robert Woodard. Woodard is not scheduled to start either...

Woodard atones for bad outing
Pitcher Robert Woodard returned for his senior season intent on leading North Carolina to an NCAA baseball championship. Because of the determined right-hander, the Tar...

Oregon State in finals; UNC avoids elimination
Robert Woodard pitched 6 2/3 innings of one-run ball for the Tar Heels, who will square off against the Owls again on Thursday. The...

Robert Woodard propels UNC
Robert Woodard and two relievers limited Rice to six singles and a double, Dustin Ackley broke open the game with a three-run homer and UNC...

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