‘Baseball’ Category

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Baseball Splits at Northwestern in Top-Five Regional Matchup

No. 24 Gustavus baseball concluded its non-conference schedule Wednesday evening with a doubleheader split at Northwestern-St. Paul. The Gusties won game one 1-0 before falling 3-2 in the night cap. Gustavus, ranked No. 2 in the Midwest Region, moves to 24-4 overall, while Northwestern, ranked No. 5 in the region, moves to 29-9.

MIAC Baseball Play-In Series Moved Up to Friday/Saturday

The Gusties and Knights will play one nine-inning game at 4 p.m. Friday at Carleton, followed by two nine-inning games starting at 1 p.m. Saturday at Gustavus.

Baseball Rallies Late Again, Defeats Saint Mary’s 6-4

The Gustavus baseball team closed out the conference regular season Sunday with a 6-4 victory over Saint Mary’s. The Gusties broke an eighth inning tie with a pair of runs and held on for the win, improving to 23-3 overall and 18-3 in the MIAC.

Baseball Walks Off for Second Time This Week, Sweeps Augsburg

For the second time this week, the Gustavus baseball team erased a late-inning deficit for a comeback walk-off victory to secure a doubleheader sweep. The Gusties on Thursday defeated Augsburg 9-2 in game one before eliminating a 5-2 deficit in the eighth inning of game two, scoring two in the eighth and two in the ninth for a 6-5 walk-off winner.

Lombard Named NCBWA National Pitcher of the Week

The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) announced Wednesday its Division III National Players of the Week and Gustavus senior Weston Lombard (Stillwater) has been selected as the Pitcher of the Week. 

Wednesday Baseball Home Doubleheader Postponed

The Gustavus baseball team’s home doubleheader vs. Augsburg scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Wednesday (5/5) is postponed to 2:30 p.m. Thursday (5/6) due to the forecasted weather. 

Baseball Sweeps St. Olaf in Walkoff Fashion

Another dominant pitching performance from Weston Lombard (Sr., Stillwater) in game one followed by a thrilling comeback walk-off victory in game two gave the Gustavus baseball team a doubleheader sweep over St. Olaf on Tuesday.

Lombard Named MIAC Baseball Pitcher of the Week

In his seventh career start, Lombard tossed a nine-inning no-hitter as Gustavus baseball completed the three-game series sweep with a 2-0 victory over Bethel. Lombard’s no-hitter is the first by a Gustavus pitcher since Josh Spitzack ’06 threw a seven-inning no-hitter in a 5-0 win over Carleton on April 4, 2005.

Weekend Baseball Series vs. St. Olaf Postponed

The Gustavus baseball team's four-game series (three designated as MIAC contests) against St. Olaf, scheduled for a doubleheader in Saint Peter on Saturday and a doubleheader Sunday in Northfield, is postponed due to COVID-19 testing protocols.

Baseball Loses Rain Soaked 11-Inning Game vs. Concordia

In rain soaked Tuesday afternoon that had a 45-minute delay to start the game and another hour-long delay in the sixth inning, the Gustavus baseball team suffered a 5-4, 11-inning loss to Concordia.