Official Athletic Site of the Valparaiso University Crusaders
2006-07 Baseball
No.NamePos.B/THt.Wt.Yr.Hometown/High School (Prev. School)
1 Nick MazzonePL/L5'10"1805th/Sr.Carol Stream, Ill./Glenbard North
3 Brian RzepkaOFR/R6'1"180Sr.South Bend, Ind./Penn
4 Jeff RickertIFR/R6'3"1655th/Sr.Hamilton, Ohio/Fairfield
5 Dan DeBruinOFR/R5'10"160Jr.Combined Locks, Wis./Kimberly
6 John GiustiIFR/R5'10"185Jr.Coventry, R.I./Coventry
7 Joe LazarCR/R6'1"205Sr./Jr.Traverse City, Mich./Central
8 Brett BivensIFS/R5'11"180Fr.Battle Creek, Mich./Lakeview
9 Patrick PaulusPR/R5'11"190Sr./Jr.Cottage Grove, Wis./Monona Grove
11 Ryan MantheiIFR/R6'1"230Sr.Kenosha, Wis./Tremper
12 Dan PortschyIFR/R6'2"205So.Clarendon Hills, Ill./Hinsdale Central
14 Matt StuckyPL/L6'1"180Fr.Fort Wayne, Ind./Concordia Lutheran
15 Colin ReynoldsIF/OFL/R6'3"230Sr.Crookston, Minn./Central
16 Austen SiwiecP/CR/R6'0"170Fr.Aurora, Ill./Marmion Academy
17 Alex HalsteadIFR/R6'6"205So.Brookfield, Wis./Milwaukee Lutheran
18 Josh PiazzaCR/R6'1"205Sr.Glenview, Ill./Notre Dame
19 Elliott GibbsPR/R6'2"2005th/Sr.Munster, Ind./Munster
20 Ranko IveticPL/L6'2"210Fr.Schererville, Ind./Lake Central
21 Jay ClitesPL/L6'5"200Jr.Ann Arbor, Mich./Pioneer
22 Zach RodegheroOFL/R6'3"225Sr./Jr.New Lenox,Ill./Providence Catholic
25 Michael ArensdorffIFL/R6'3"1855th/Sr.Eldridge, Iowa/North Scott
27 Dallas CawiezellPR/R6'6"255Jr.Long Grove, Iowa/North Scott
28 Bo McClendonOFR/R5'10"185Fr.Chesterton, Ind./Merrillville
29 Harvey YerginPR/R6'5"210Sr.Akron, Ohio/Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy
30 Micah YarbroughPR/R6'1"170Fr.Grayslake, Ill./Central
31 Patrick BraccoPL/L6'2"175Jr.Oak Park, Ill./Fenwick
32 Jason BrunelliOFL/L6'2"200Sr./Jr.Greenfield, Wis./Greenfield
33 Collin JohnsonPR/R6'1"205So.Milwaukee, Wis./Cathlolic Memorial
34 Matt EvansPL/L6'2"180Fr.Brighton, Mich./Brighton
35 Mark SchoeckIFR/L6'4"210Fr.Bellefontaine, Ohio/Bellefontaine
36 Josh WallaceIFR/R6'8"180Fr.Bellefontaine, Ohio/Bellefontaine
37 Derek SmithPR/R6'3"235Jr.Kokomo, Ind./Kokomo
38 Chris NesperCR/R6'4"230Jr.Whitelaw, Wis./Valders
39 Peter BurgPL/L6'2"230So.Saint Joseph, Minn./Saint Cloud Cathedral
Kelsey BestPR/R6'1"200Fr.Redmond, Wash./Eastlake
Ben BrightonOFL/R6'4"205So.Warner Robins, Ga./Houston County
Michael FieldsOFR/R6'1"160So.Oak Park, Ill./Saint Ignatius (Trinity International)
Nate HauckOFR/R6'2"195Fr.Bellefontaine, Ohio/Bellefontaine
Kevin LupoPR/R6'7"210Fr.Fort Lauderdale, Fla./Sagemont
Dane ParkerOFR/R6'1"180Sr./Jr.Midlothian, Ill./Marist
Max PayleitnerCR/R5'9"245Jr.St. Charles, Ill./East
Aaron RankPL/L6'7"240Jr./So.Waterford, Wis./Union
Jeremy SchaefferPL/L6'3"195Fr.Sawyer, Mich./River Valley
Glendon SealPL/R6'2"185Sr./Jr.Minneapolis, Minn./Thomas Jefferson
John SneltenPR/R6'4"200Jr.Ingleside, Ill./Antioch
2006-07 Baseball Coaches
Tracy WoodsonHead Coach
Brian SchmackPitching Coach
Chris MalaszewskiAssistant Coach
Jon RupnoVolunteer Assistant
Kyle ObenaufStudent Assistant
W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 13 2nd/6 (657); 5th/6 (692)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 13 t-6th/13 (895)
Softball Cleveland State 6 8 inn.
Apr 13 Valpo 7
W Tennis Valpo 1 Rochester, Mich.
Apr 13 Oakland 6
M Tennis Valpo 1 Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 13 #12 Notre Dame 6
W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
M Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
W Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
Baseball Valpo 4 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17 Milwaukee 0
M Tennis Youngstown State 1 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 6
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18 Milwaukee 3
Softball Oakland 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 18 Valpo 11
W Tennis Youngstown State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 0
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19 CCD
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 2nd/3 (191)
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 3rd/5 (82)
W Tennis Cleveland State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 0
Softball Oakland 1 VU Softball Field
Apr 19 Valpo 2
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19 Milwaukee 5
Softball Oakland 4 8 inn.
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Tennis Cleveland State 5 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20 12th/15 (314)
Baseball Kalamazoo 3 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21 Valpo 10
Baseball Ohio Northern 2 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22 Valpo 1
Softball Valpo 3 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 1
Softball Valpo 5 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 4
Softball Valpo Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24, 5:00 p.m. #21/21 Notre Dame
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 2:00 p.m. UIC
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26, 3:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 27, 2:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Western Michigan Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 5:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Chicago State Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Indiana (resumption of suspended game)
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 4:00 p.m. Indiana
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 2, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 3, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 1:00 p.m. Green Bay
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 3:00 p.m. Green Bay