Texas Rangers Farmhand Scott Kapers Stays Sharp in USPBL

Like everything else for everyone in the country and across the world, baseball looks a little different this year for former Valparaiso University standout Scott Kapers.


Valpo Helps Springboard Karch Kowalczyk to Professional Pitching Career

Pitching went from an afterthought to a profession for former Valparaiso University baseball player Karch Kowalczyk during his time on campus.


Valpo Product Ryan Fritze Thriving in Fourth Professional Season

When he finished out his collegiate baseball career at Valparaiso University in 2016, pitcher Ryan Fritze thought his playing days were done.


Valpo Baseball Receives ABCA Team Academic Excellence Award

The Valparaiso University athletic department continues to haul in academic honors for its collective success in the classroom throughout the 2019-2020 academic year.


Barczi Named CoSIDA Third Team Academic All-American

Valparaiso University baseball senior Christian Barczi (Naperville, Ill. / Naperville North) received a high honor for his academic success on Thursday as he was named a Third Team Academic All-American by CoSIDA.


Barczi Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team

Valparaiso University baseball senior Christian Barczi (Naperville, Ill. / Naperville North) was recognized for his athletic and academic prowess on Thursday as CoSIDA revealed its academic all-district teams.


Valpo Baseball Trio Recognized with MVC Scholar-Athlete Status

The Valparaiso University baseball team had a pair of repeat honorees as the Missouri Valley Conference announced its scholar-athlete teams on Thursday. Senior outfielder Steven Fitzsimmons (Golden Valley, Minn. / Robbinsdale Cooper) and senior pitcher Jon Tieman (Crystal Lake, Ill. / Prairie Ridge) were once again named to the MVC Scholar-Athlete First Team, while senior pitcher Easton Rhodehouse (Gilbert, Ariz. / Highland) earned MVC Scholar-Athlete Honorable Mention.