Posts With Keyword ‘Central Baseball’

Central Baseball Completes Wild Comeback, Splits Series With Luther

Posted: Monday, April 4th, 2016 at 5:55 am

After dropping at 8 – 1 decision in the first game of their Iowa-Conference opening doubleheader to Luther, the Central baseball team battled back late to win a game two that featured seven total home runs, 20 – 17 on Saturday.

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Central Baseball Starts Journey Towards Conference Title

Posted: Saturday, April 2nd, 2016 at 5:57 am

The Central baseball team is hoping their strong finish to the season last year translates into a faster start to the 2016 Iowa Conference slate when Luther comes to town for the first two of a four-game series this afternoon.

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Central Baseball Loses Two at Home

Posted: Saturday, March 26th, 2016 at 5:50 am

The Central baseball team could only muster two runs in their doubleheader loss to Augsburg on Friday in the Dutch’s home opener.

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Central Baseball Tries to Take the Field Today

Posted: Friday, March 25th, 2016 at 5:50 am

For the first time at home this season, the Central baseball team will take to the diamond for one of their final non-conference tests when Augsburg of Minnesota enters the Tulip City this afternoon.

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Central Baseball Falls in Final Florida Contest

Posted: Monday, March 14th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Wrapping up their stay in Florida on Saturday, the Central baseball team fell in walk-off fashion to Oglethrope of Georgia, 4 – 3.

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Two Freshmen Lead Central Baseball to Win

Posted: Friday, March 11th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Combining for a complete game, Central College baseball freshmen Charlie Palmer and Frankie Mauro shut down Cornell at Lake Myrtle Park in Florida last night, 7 – 2.

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Runs Aplenty in Central Baseball Loss

Posted: Wednesday, March 9th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Six runs in the ninth still were not enough to complete a comeback by the Central baseball team yesterday, as they dropped to Thomas More of Kentucky, 15 – 11.

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Central Softball Splits Doubleheader, Bad Inning Dooms Dutch Baseball

Posted: Tuesday, March 8th, 2016 at 5:49 am

Playing down in Florida, a long day for the Central Softball team netted a split, a 3-2 loss to Thomas More out of Kentucky and a dominating 8-3 victory over Mount St. Joseph out of Ohio.

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Central Baseball Holding Upcoming Winter Clinic

Posted: Friday, January 8th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Skipper of the Central baseball program, Matt Schirm, his coaching staff, and players will be hosting another All-Skills Clinic for 2016 on Sunday, January 24, inside the H.S. Kuyper Fieldhouse.

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Central Baseball Holding More Camps, Clinics Throughout Winter

Posted: Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015 at 5:50 am

Matt Schirm has been a busy man since taking over as the skipper of the Central baseball team last spring.

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Schirm, Central Baseball Holding Hitting and Pitching Camps Soon

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Though they’d technically be called the “Boys of Fall” now, area baseball players from fifth grade and up that are looking to improve behind the plate or on the mound have an opportunity to gain instruction from collegiate-level athletes at Central College starting next week.

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Unique Iowa Scheduling Benefits College Baseball Coaches

Posted: Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 at 6:20 pm

With the state of Iowa being the only state in the country that does their baseball and softball seasons at the high school level during the summer, it presents positive opportunities for college coaches in and out of the state when it comes to recruiting. Trying to maintain the success the program has seen over the past half-decade, Central baseball skipper, Matt Schirm, has been able to take advantage of the unique scheduling and go out and see teams from all over The Hawkeye State. Schirm adds that he’s also been able to go out of state to see some camps where kids come and do one-day workouts as coaches gather names of potential prospects. The Dutch finished 22 – 21 overall this year and third place in the Iowa Conference.

Early Season Adversity Did Not Deter Dutch Baseball

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Nearly the entire landscape of the 2015 Central baseball team changed from what they looked like a year ago.

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Senior Class Helped Push Dutch Baseball in 2015

Posted: Thursday, June 11th, 2015 at 5:50 am

It was like Muggsy Bogues trying to fit into and play in a pair of Shaquille O’Neal’s shoes.

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Winning Conference on Schirm’s ‘To-Do List’ for Central

Posted: Saturday, June 6th, 2015 at 5:50 am

In just his first year as the head skipper for the Central baseball team, Matt Schirm took his Dutch to a third place finish in the Iowa Conference and in the league tournament.

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Seniors Stepped Up for Schirm, Dutch Baseball

Posted: Thursday, June 4th, 2015 at 5:50 am

There were big shoes to fill all around for the Central baseball team in 2015.

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Two Dutch Baseballers Selected to Regional Team

Posted: Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Zach Zylstra and Andy Carr were each picked to the ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division III Central All-Region Third Team for their performances for the Central baseball team in 2015.

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Dutch Freshman Picked to All-Region Squad

Posted: Tuesday, May 19th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Turning in an extremely impressive first season as a member of the Central baseball team, freshman Dylan Diveney was picked to the All-Central Region team as a starting pitcher yesterday.

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Four Baseball, Men’s golfers on All-Region, Conference Teams

Posted: Thursday, May 14th, 2015 at 5:49 am

Finishing third place in the league and at the conference tournament, the Central baseball team had four players named to the all-Iowa Conference team yesterday.

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Nightmare Ninth Ends Central Baseball’s Season

Posted: Monday, May 11th, 2015 at 5:50 am

Leading No. 12-ranked Wartburg, 3 – 1, going into the bottom of the ninth, Central’s baseball team coughed up three runs, the last being on a walk-off single that gave the Knights a 4 – 3 victory in the consolation bracket of the Iowa Conference tourney on Saturday.

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