Friday, April 24, 2009
ADRIAN – In the opening day of a four-game series with nationally-ranked Adrian, Calvin gained a doubleheader split, defeating the 21st-ranked Bulldogs 8-2 in game one before falling 11-8 in game two.
Wednesday, April 22, 2009
A late-inning comeback came up just short for the Calvin baseball team Wednesday afternoon as the Knights suffered an 8-6 non-conference loss to visiting Davenport University.
Monday, April 20, 2009
For the second time this spring, Calvin College junior Ben Sietsema has been named the MIAA’s Pitcher of the Week. Sietsema, a junior from Ada (NorthPointe Christian HS), fired a five-hit shutout in leading the Knights to a 1-0 victory over Trine last Thursday.
Saturday, April 18, 2009
Calvin baseball’s bid for its first conference sweep came up short Saturday afternoon at Calvin Field as the Knights (14-12, 11-5 MIAA) split with Trine (7-20, 3-13 MIAA).
Calvin’s sixth inning rally gave the Knights an 8-6 come-from-behind win in game one. But the Knights only managed three hits off of Trine starting pitcher Cameron Heckley in the second game and fell 5-1.
Thursday, April 16, 2009
ANGOLA, IN—The Calvin baseball team took both ends of a doubleheader at Trine University Thursday afternoon, winning by scores of 1-0 and 7-2. The Knights are now 13-11 overall and 10-4 in the MIAA standings.
Saturday, April 11, 2009
ALMA – For the second consecutive day, Calvin split a doubleheader with Alma. On Saturday, the Knights traveled up to Alma’s Klenk Park and dropped the opener 11-6 before coming back to win game two 10-5. The split came on the heels of a doubleheader split just the day before in Grand Rapids. The Knights are currently in third place in the MIAA standings with an 8-4 conference record.
Friday, April 10, 2009
GRAND RAPIDS – The Knights finally rose above the .500 mark on Friday afternoon – though, only for about two hours.
After Calvin snubbed Alma’s late-inning comeback in Game One, the Scots’ Sam Shipman (3-2) threw a complete-game shutout in the second en route to a 4-0 victory over the third-place Knights (10-10, 7-3).
Saturday, April 04, 2009
HOLLAND—Calvin suffered its second walk off loss in the MIAA this season as the Knights split a pair of games with Hope Saturday at Boeve Stadium, dropping the first game 6-5 and winning the second game 7-1. The Knights, who swept a twin bill against the Flying Dutchmen at Calvin on Thursday, won their second-straight MIAA series.
Thursday, April 02, 2009
By Chaz Amidon
GRAND RAPIDS – Calvin wasted no time in extending its win streak over Hope.
Kyle Cousins (Holland/Holland Christian) blasted his first collegiate homerun in the first inning of Game One, and Peter Steiner (Chicago, Ill./Glenbrook South) preserved his unblemished career record on the mound in Game Two as the Knights notched 6-3 and 3-2 wins over the Dutch on Thursday.
Tuesday, March 31, 2009
For the first time in his collegiate career, Calvin College junior Ben Sietsema has been named MIAA Pitcher of the Week. A graduate of nearby Northpointe Christian High School, Sietsema tossed a two-hit shutout in a 6-0 win over Kalamazoo this past Saturday in Calvin’s MIAA opener. In his seven innings of work, Sietsema struck out four and walked one as he faced only 22 batters, one over the minimum.« First < 12 13 14 15 >