Former Raider pitcher Joe Smith will become the second player from the program to appear in the World Series if he pitches for Houston Astros in relief.
Coach Scott Nagy hasn’t decided who will claim the two vacant starting spots to go with stalwarts Loudon Love, Bill Wampler and Cole Gentry.
The university and members of Wright State’s board of trustees have declined to comment publicly on how they will replace Schrader.
“Dr. Edwards will be the acting president – for how long, I do not know,” said Gary Dickstein, departing interim vice provost for Student Affairs.
The university's total enrollment fell by more than 2,500 students between 2015 and 2018 — nearly a 14 percent drop.
“We are looking forward to the chance to build a new and constructive relationship with the next president.”
Provost Sue Edwards, who was hired by Schrader, is expected to serve as interim president, two sources have said.
Wright State received 28 of 36 first-place votes in a poll of coaches, media and sports information directors. NKU, which picked up five first-place votes, was second.
At Tuesday’s school board meeting board member John McManus questioned the move as well as transparency around the hire.
The family-friendly musical comedy, The Addams Family, will run from October 31st–November 17th.