The West Virginia State athletic family lost one of its' greats on Sunday as longtime baseball coach Cal Bailey passed away from a long illness. He was 77 years old.
Longtime WV State Baseball Coach Cal Bailey Died Sunday
He coached at WV State for 36 years and over that time span, his career record was 1063-521-4 and back in 2012, he became the 10th coach to win over 1,000 games in Division II. His West Virginia Conference and Mountain East record was 645-168. He's a member of the WV State Athletics Hall of Fame and his teams won 19 conference championships.
Bailey's former player and current head coach Sean Loyd talked with WSAZ on Monday about Bailey's passing.