‘Baseball’ Category

Stockwell Signs Professional Baseball Contract with Sioux Falls

Recent Gustavus graduate and baseball pitcher Adam Stockwell `19 (Apple Valley, Minn.) today will sign a contract with the Sioux Falls Canaries of the American Association of Independent Professional Baseball. Stockwell will arrive in Sioux Falls today and is likely to pitch in tonight’s home game against the Kansas City T-Bones, which starts at 7:05 p.m. at the 51-year old Sioux Falls Stadium.

68 Gusties Recognized as 2018-19 MIAC Winter and Spring Academic All-Conference

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) on Thursday announced its 2018-19 Winter and Spring Academic All-Conference Teams, which included 68 Gustavus student athletes. Combined with the 427 MIAC Fall-sport athletes who were honored in January, the overall total of Academic All-Conference selections for the 2018-19 academic year sets a new Conference-high of 1,172, surpassing the previous record of 1,111, set last June.

Clemensen, O’Neil Earn MIAC Elite 22 Awards

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) recognized some of its best and brightest spring sport student-athletes on Monday with the announcement of the spring sports Elite 22 Awards. Gustavus was well represented as Carter Clemensen (So., Cologne, Minn.) received the baseball Elite 22 Award and Michael O’Neil (Jr., Edina, Minn.) took home the men’s tennis honor.

Baseball Garners Four All-MIAC Honors, Baker Named Coach of the Year

The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its 2019 baseball awards Tuesday and five Gusties were recognized. Sam Archer (Sr. Zimmerman, Minn.), Adam Stockwell (Sr., Apple Valley, Minn.), Cole Pengilly (So., Le Sueur, Minn.), and Matt Berkner (Sr., Sleepy Eye, Minn.) were named All-Conference, while Brad Baker was selected as the Jim Dimick Coach of the Year.

Baseball Loses Twice in MIAC Playoff Championship

The Gustavus baseball team's season came to an end Saturday with a pair of losses to Saint John's in the MIAC playoff championship. The Gusties dropped game one 4-3 and game two 4-1, finishing the season 25-13. 

Baseball Beats Saint John’s 9-5, Advances to MIAC Title Game

The Gustavus baseball team busted out the bats Friday afternoon at CHS Field, collecting 13 hits in a 9-5 MIAC semifinal win over Saint John’s. The Gusties advance to the MIAC Championship without a loss in the double-elimination playoff and will play the winner of Saint John’s and St. Olaf at noon Saturday with an automatic berth to the NCAA tournament on the line.

Stockwell Pitches Complete Game in 5-2 Playoff Win Over Saint Mary’s

Adam Stockwell (Sr., Apple Valley, Minn.) tossed a complete game gem in a 5-2 Gustavus win over Saint Mary’s in the opening matchup of the 2019 MIAC Baseball Championships at CHS Field. The Gusties, now 24-11, will face the winner of Saint John’s and St. Olaf at 3 p.m. Friday for a chance to go to the title game.

Baseball Set to Begin MIAC Playoffs Thursday

The Gustavus baseball team is set to begin MIAC playoffs Thursday at CHS Field. The top-seeded Gusties (23-11) take on No. 4 seed Saint Mary’s (20-16) at 3 p.m. The second game of the day features No. 2 Saint John’s vs. No. 3 St. Olaf at 6:30 p.m.

Baseball Claims First MIAC Title Since 1980

After dropping the first contest of a doubleheader versus St. Olaf Saturday afternoon, the Gustavus baseball team rallied from a 6-3 deficit in game two to win 10-6 and claim the team's first MIAC title since 1980. 

Baseball Hosts St. Olaf Saturday with MIAC Title on the Line

The Gustavus baseball team is set to host St. Olaf at 1 p.m. Saturday for the final regular season doubleheader of the year. The Gusties hold a one game lead in the MIAC standings at 13-5 (22-10 overall) while the Oles are right behind at 12-6 (23-12 overall).