2016-17 News

  • Williams Named to All-CAC Team
    May 08, 2017
    Freshmen, Bret Williams, was named to the All-CAC Baseball second team after leading the team in batting average, RBIs and Homeruns.
  • Baseball Takes Down Berks 6-2 for Final Home Game
    April 17, 2017
    Harrisburg, Pa.- The Penn State Harrisburg baseball team hosted Penn State Berks on Monday April 17th for the Lion’s final home game of the 2017 season. Harrisburg defeated the visitors 6-2.
  • Lion's Drop Final Conference Games to Newport
    April 15, 2017
    Newport News, Va.- The Penn State Harrisburg baseball team closed out their 2017 CAC regular season play on Saturday April 15th against Christopher Newport. The Lion’s were swept by the Captains 9-0 in game one and 7-3 in game two.
  • Lion's Fall in CAC Matchup to York (Pa.)
    April 12, 2017
    York, Pa.- After a big win yesterday against Messiah, the Penn State Harrisburg baseball team looked to extend their winning streak against York (Pa). The Lion’s had a strong opening and closing inning but could unfortunately could not overcome the home team’s offense with a 9-6 loss to the Spartans.
  • Blue and White Take Down Messiah in Extra Innings
    April 11, 2017
    Middletown, Pa.- The Penn State Harrisburg baseball team hosted non-conference opponent Messiah on Tuesday April 11th where the Lion’s trailed 1-0 for most of the game before tying the game up in the ninth inning. Harrisburg walked off in the 10th inning to win 2-1 over the Falcons.
  • Penn State Harrisburg Falls on the Road to Lebanon Valley
    April 09, 2017
    Annville, Pa.- After Penn State Harrisburg jumped out to a 7-0 lead in the top of the fifth, Lebanon Valley came back to score 11 runs to defeat the Lion’s 11-7 on Sunday April 9th. Penn State Harrisburg dropped to 11-20 while the Dutchmen improved to 12-11.
  • Penn State Harrisburg Swept by Salisbury
    April 08, 2017
    Middletown, Pa.- The Penn State Harrisburg baseball team hosted the No. 22 Salisbury University Seagulls for a CAC matchup at home. Salisbury swept the series 10-0 and 14-3 on Saturday April 8th.
  • Baseball Struggles Against Wesley
    April 05, 2017
    Middletown, Pa.- The Penn State Harrisburg baseball team struggled at home on Wednesday April 5th against the Wesley Wolverines. The visitors held Harrisburg scoreless for the seven innings before sealing their 11-6 victory over the Lion’s.
  • Lion's Fall at Home 13-8 to Elizabethtown
    April 04, 2017
    Middletown, Pa.- After an exciting weekend for the Penn State Harrisburg baseball team, the Lion’s looked to get their fifth straight win when Elizabethtown College came to town. The Blue Jays proved to be a strong competitor in their 13-8 win over Harrisburg.
  • Penn State Harrisburg Junior Josh Brubaker Earns CAC & ECAC Player of Week Award
    April 03, 2017
    YORK, Pa. -- Penn State Harrisburg junior Josh Brubaker was named CAC Baseball Player of the Week, the first baseball player to win the award this year. His stellar performance,that included hitting four home runs, also helped him win the ECAC South division player of the week honor.
  • Baseball Team Finishes Off Four-Win Weekend with Two More Strong Offensive Showings
    April 02, 2017
    MIDDLETOWN, Pa. – The Penn State Harrisburg Baseball team played host to St. Mary’s College on Sunday for a conference double-header showdown. Strong play carried over from Saturday in all three phases of the game, earning the team victories in both games. Here’s how things played out:
  • Penn State Harrisburg Dominates Southern Virginia 13-9 and 29-8
    April 01, 2017
    Lexington, Va.- On Saturday April 1st the Penn State Harrisburg baseball team headed south to take on Southern Virginia for a CAC double header. The Lion’s cruised by the home team in game one 13-9 and dominated the second match up with an impressive final score of 29-8.
  • Lion's Fall to York by One
    March 30, 2017
    Middletown, Pa.- Penn State Harrisburg was back on the diamond today with a home conference game against York College. Travis VanHouten started out solid with four shutout innings to begin the afternoon. Penn State was the first team to cross home plate with a Brubaker single in the bottom of the fourth driving home Ethan Kell, who doubled earlier in the inning. The Lions ended the fourth with the bases loaded.
  • Penn State Harrisburg Tops the Saints 8-3
    March 29, 2017
    Middletown, Pa.- Last week the Penn State Harrisburg baseball team dropped a conference win to Marymount (Va.) 10-9. This afternoon, The Lion’s hosted the Saints for the second half of their double-header and cruised by the visitors 8-3. Mark Artley grabbed his first win on the mound with 7 strike outs in 6 innings.
  • Blue and White Split to Frostburg State
    March 25, 2017
    Frostburg, Md.- After a difficult start to the 2017 season due to weather conditions, the Penn State Harrisburg baseball team looked to get back on track on Saturday March 24th as they traveled to Frostburg State for a CAC double header. The Lion’s took game one 3-2 but fell in the second match up 17-8.
  • Penn State Harrisburg Grabs First Conference Win Against Mary Washington
    March 13, 2017
    Middletown, PA.- The Penn State Harrisburg baseball team defeated Mary Washington on Monday March 13th for their first conference win of the season. The Lion’s won the first game 3-2 before falling in the second match up 8-6 to split the day with the Eagles.
  • Schedule Change
    March 10, 2017
    Penn State Harrisburg's baseball and softball has announced a change to their schedules due to unfit playing conditions. Softball has cancelled their home game against Juniata for today with no make-up date set at this point. Baseball has cancelled their away game against Stevenson set for today with no make-up date set at this point.
  • Brubaker Lifts Baseball Team to Win over Washington College
    March 09, 2017
    Chestertown, MD – Josh Brubaker fell a single short of the cycle, Brendan Riotto earned his first save of the season, and Penn State Harrisburg overcame an early deficit to top Washington College on Thursday afternoon, 7-4. It was their fourth win of the season.
  • Baseball Team Unable to Put Runs on the Board in First Conference Matchup of Season
    March 08, 2017
    Dover, DE – Penn State Harrisburg traveled to Wesley College to take on the Wolverines on Wednesday afternoon, but runs would only come for the home team in this one, as the Wolverines shut out the Lions, 9-0.
  • Baseball Slips by Averett 6-2
    March 06, 2017
    Danville, Va.- The Penn State Harrisburg baseball team clinched its series finale with non-conference opponent Averett 6-2 on Monday at Owen-Fulton Field.
  • Baseball Splits to Averett; Grab Second Win of the Year
    March 05, 2017
    Danville, Va.- The Penn State Harrisburg baseball team split against Averett on Sunday March 5th. The Lion’s fell 9-3 in game one before dominating game two to grab their second win of the year 11-3.
  • Penn State Harrisburg Drops Double Header to Washington and Lee
    March 04, 2017
    Lexington, VA.- The Penn State Harrisburg baseball team struggled on the road on Saturday March 4th at non-conference opponent Washington and Lee. The Lion’s dropped their first game 10-0 and fell in the second 10-6.
  • Baseball Team Falls to Dickinson in Frigid Home Opener
    March 02, 2017
    Middletown, PA – Penn State Harrisburg’s Baseball team played their first home game on Thursday in what can only be described as “less-than-ideal” baseball weather. With temperatures in the 40’s and wind gusts of over 25 mph, players and fans alike stuck it out for nine innings of competitive ball.
  • Postponed
    March 01, 2017
    Today’s baseball game against Messiah has been canceled due to weather. Both teams will try to reschedule the game but a date has not been announced.
  • Baseball Defeats Roanoke for First Win of 2017 Season
    February 26, 2017
    Salem, Va.- The Penn State Harrisburg baseball team defeated Roanoke, 9-6, on Sunday February 26th for their first win of the 2017 season.
  • Lion's Fall in Extra Innings to Eastern Mennonite
    February 25, 2017
    Harrisonburg, Va.- The Penn State Harrisburg men’s baseball team battled hard against Eastern Mennonite, falling in extra innings 16-15.
  • Defensive Woes the Culprit in Penn State Harrisburg Loss to East Mennonite
    February 24, 2017
    Harrisonburg, VA—Penn State Harrisburg was able to produce their highest scoring output of the season with six runs against East Mennonite, but a combined eight errors on the day provided their opponents with seven unearned runs.
  • Penn State Harrisburg Falls to Hampden Sydney in both sides of Sunday Double-Header
    February 19, 2017
    Hampden-Sydney, VA—Penn State Harrisburg was unable to get things going offensively on Sunday against Hampden-Syndey College. In the two losses, the Lions combined for only 10 hits and three runs, while the Tigers combined for 19 runs on 22 hits. Here’s how things played out:
  • Baseball Team Drops Both Sets of Double-Header at Lynchburg to Open Season
    February 18, 2017
    Lynchburg, VA—Penn State Harrisburg was able to create early leads in both contests, but the bullpen was unable to contain late surges by the Lynchburg bats each time, falling to 0-2 to start the 2017 season.
    January 31, 2017
    The 2017 CAC baseball season will likely feature another tight race for the conference crown, as evidenced by four CAC teams receiving first-place votes in a preseason vote among the conference head coaches. Salisbury, Frostburg State, Marymount, and Christopher Newport each received at least one first-place nod in the 2017 CAC Baseball Preseason Poll.