FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE PRINCETON (5/8/11) – The Princeton baseball team completed its run to the 2011 Ivy League Baseball Championship with an 8-5 win in the third and decisive game of the Ivy League Championship Series on Sunday afternoon at Clarke Field. Steve Harrington drove in three runs and A.J. Goetz provided 4.2 solid innings of relief to pick up the win. Continue reading →
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Familiar opponents will face off in the Ivy League Baseball Championship Saturday, as Dartmouth and Princeton will battle for the title in a best of three series. The teams have met three times for the championship within the past eleven years. Continue reading →
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The top-ranked Virginia baseball team earned a rain-shortened 4-0 win over Georgetown Tuesday evening at Davenport Field. The teams played five innings in one hour, 11 minutes before heavy rain and lightning forced the game to be stopped. The game then was called after a 47-minute delay. Continue reading →
Dartmouth started it with a homerun and ended it with a homerun.
The third and final homer of the game for the Big Green came off the bat of first baseman Jason Brooks on the first pitch of the day for Tim Giel. Columbia starting pitcher Pat Lowry had just left the game with a 4-3 lead and runners on first and second; but Giel grooved a fastball down the middle on his first release, setting up Brooks to poke one over the right centerfield wall. The three-run homer was all that Dartmouth needed to cap off its 6-4 win in game one of its doubleheader at Columbia on Saturday. Continue reading →
Last season, the Ivy League’s Gehrig Division was won by Columbia with a 14-6 record which was four games ahead of second place Pennsylvania who went 10-10. Cornell came in one game behind the Quakers at 9-11 while Princeton rounded out the division with a 6-14 record. The Red Rolfe Division was won by Dartmouth with a 13-7 record while Harvard and Brown tied for second place with 10-10 records. The Yale Bulldogs checked in last in the division with a 8-12 record. Continue reading →
Head Coach Bob Whalen today announced the team’s 2011 40-game baseball schedule, 13 of which will be held at Red Rolfe Field at Biondi Park.
The Big Green will open the campaign in Orlando, as the University of Central Florida will entertain Dartmouth for a three-game series March 4-6, marking the first meeting between the two schools. The Golden Knights, a member of Conference USA, finished last season with 33 wins. Continue reading →
North Shore Navigators LHP Michael Johnson (Dartmouth) allowed three hits while striking out four batters and walking only one in 8.2 innings to lead the Navigators to a 2-0 victory over the Newport Gulls in the second game in the Eastern Division Championship Series.
Here are the top performers from the Cape Cod Baseball League for July 5th. The best performance of the night was from NC State’s Pratt Maynard who went 3-4 with 2 runs, 2 BB, and 3 RBI. The pitching again wasn’t outstanding with Arizona State’s Mitchell Lambson pitching 2 no-hit innings. You can check out the full list of players below.
Here is your recap of Sunday’s action at the Coral Gables Regional.
Texas A&M 4, Dartmouth 3
CORAL GABLES, Fla.—Joe Patterson and Kevin Gonzalez hit solo home runs in the eighth and ninth innings, respectively, to power Texas A&M into the NCAA Coral Gables Regional championship game with a 4-3 win over Dartmouth Sunday afternoon at Alex Rodriguez Park.
The Aggies (42-20-1) saw a lead evaporate in the fifth after allowing three unearned runs, but rallied late and got a huge outing from closer John Stilson to lock down the victory. The Big Green’s season ended at 27-19. Texas A&M Game Recap
Texas A&M 11, Miami 7
CORAL GABLES, Fla.–Texas A&M will play for the NCAA Coral Gables Regional Championship after an 11-7 win over 11th-ranked Miami Sunday evening before 2,248 fans at Alex Rodriguez Park.
With their backs to the wall entering play on Sunday, the Aggies (43-20-1) rallied to defeat Dartmouth 4-3, then downed the Hurricanes (42-18) in a back-and-forth affair later in the afternoon to force a winner-take-all championship game. The teams will meet for a berth in the super regional round on Monday at 6 p.m. (CT).