2016-17 Baseball News
April 22, 2017
Tigers Split with Big Red on Day One of NCAC Road Weekend
Wittenberg split with the Big Red of Denison on Saturday, as the Tigers fell in game one 12-2, but immerged victorious 7-3 in game two.
April 18, 2017
Tigers Fall to Crusaders 14-8
Capital scored 13 runs in the first five innings on Tuesday, eventually dropping Wittenberg 14-8. The Tigers showed their resiliency during the non-conference affair, battling back late in the game before falling to the Crusaders.
April 15, 2017
Tigers Drop Weekend Series to Wabash
Wittenberg pulled out a 2-1 victory in game three, but dropped game one 13-1, game two 3-2 and the final game of the series 10-2. Wittenberg falls to 9-17 overall and 4-8 in NCAC Play.
April 11, 2017
Tigers Fall in Extra Innings to Thomas More
Wittenberg played the high-octane offense that is Thomas More close on Tuesday, taking the Saints to extra-innings, before falling 9-7.
April 9, 2017
Tigers Drop Two to DePauw in Series Finale
After splitting with the Tigers of DePauw on Saturday, the Tigers of Wittenberg could not pull out a series victory on Sunday, as the Tigers fell to DePauw 8-7 and 16-4.
April 8, 2017
Tigers Split With DePauw on Senior Day
Wittenberg split with the Tigers of DePauw on Saturday to move to 3-3 in NCAC play in 2017.
April 1, 2017
Tigers Split with Battling Bishops in NCAC Opener
The Tiger’s fell 15-5 in game one, but showed great resiliency in game two, bouncing back to drop the battling bishops 6-3, moving to 6-9 overall in 2017.
March 29, 2017
Baseball Stays the Course with 9-6 Win Over Capital
The Tigers came out strong, scoring seven runs in the first two innings against OAC foe Capital, as the red and white didn’t look back, dropping the Crusaders 9-6.
March 28, 2017
Wittenberg Baseball Upends Wilmington 8-2 in Mid-Week Action
Wittenberg loaded the bases in both the first and second innings, as the Tigers plated six runs in the two frames, on their way to an 8-2 win against the OAC opponent.
March 25, 2017
Tigers Split Saturday Double-Dip With Marian University
Wittenberg and Marian went back and forth at the plate, while defense on both sides proved to be the difference in the Tigers 5-4 win in game one, and their 6-3 loss in game two.
March 22, 2017
Tigers Fall in Bottom of the Ninth to Earlham
Wittenberg overcame a five run Quaker inning early on, but could not hold on to a 9-8 lead in the bottom of the ninth inning on Wednesday.
March 19, 2017
Tigers Drop Both Ends of Home-Opener to Mount Union
Wittenberg fell to OAC foe Mount Union 6-2 and 5-3, including an extra inning affair in game two.
March 18, 2017
Tiger Baseball Set to Honor Jay Lewis Before Home Opener on Sunday
Wittenberg is led by first-year head coach Brian McGee, but the team will honor long-time head coach Jay Lewis prior to game one on Sunday, as he is set to throw out the ceremonial first pitch.
March 10, 2017
Tigers Conclude Spring Break with 10-2 Win Over Emerson
The Tigers exploded for 15 hits in the contest, as their starter, John Forester, logged six innings on the bump, surrendering five hits, while striking out six.
March 9, 2017
Tigers Stumble Against Clark University
Coming off their first win of the season, and their fifth game in four days, the Tigers could not get going offensively, falling to Clark 13-1.
March 8, 2017
Tigers Beat St. Vincent 5-3 for McGee's First Win as Head Coach
Wittenberg baseball clawed out Head Coach Brian McGee’s first win as skipper of the Tigers on Wednesday afternoon. Wittenberg squared off against St. Vincent, and won the nine-inning contest 5-3.
February 17, 2017
NCAC Releases Preseason Poll for 2017 Season
Wittenberg was picked to finish 10th in 2017
January 4, 2017
Tiger Baseball Announces January 15 Winter Camp
The camp will be held from 10am-2pm for high school students grades 9-12 (grad years 2017-2020) inside the HPER Center, on the Wittenberg Tigers main athletic campus.
October 4, 2016
Tiger Baseball Competes in First Annual Tiger Cup
Wittenberg baseball played the first annual Tiger Up Cup Game last week at Carleton Davidson Stadium. The intersquad game was played on Wittenberg's family weekend, as the day was full of high-level competition on both sides.