Freshman Brady Renfro (Antigo, Wis. / Antigo) crushed his third home run of the season to move into a tie for the team lead, but the Valparaiso University baseball team was on the wrong end of a 12-1 score against No. 23 Indiana State on Sunday afternoon at Bob Warn Field in Terre Haute.
The Valparaiso University baseball team dropped both games of a doubleheader on Saturday to No. 23 Indiana State in Terre Haute, falling 11-2 in the opener before incurring a 6-2 setback in the nightcap.
The Valparaiso University baseball team dropped the opener of a four-game, weekend series with Indiana State 5-0 on Friday afternoon at Bob Warn Field in Terre Haute, Ind. The No. 23 Sycamores received a masterful pitching performance from ace Geremy Guerrero. Valpo continued to pitch well, but a strong effort on the mound was outdone by the best pitcher on one of the nation’s best teams.
After having last weekend’s scheduled nonconference series at Oakland canceled due to COVID-related concerns within Oakland’s program, the Valparaiso University baseball team will resume its Missouri Valley Conference slate this week. A short trip south to Terre Haute is in store as Valpo begins a four-game series with nationally-ranked Indiana State on Friday.
The Valparaiso University baseball team has announced that this weekend’s scheduled series at Oakland has been canceled due to COVID-related matters within the Oakland program.
The Valparaiso University baseball team hit back-to-back home runs for the second time this season in the ninth inning of Saturday’s series finale at DBU, but the host Patriots prevailed 5-2 at Horner Ballpark in Dallas. Brady Renfro (Antigo, Wis. / Antigo) and Parker Johnson (Golden Valley, Minn. / Hopkins) connected on the consecutive dingers, both of which traveled to right center.
The Valparaiso University baseball team dropped a back-and-forth affair at Missouri Valley Conference preseason favorite Dallas Baptist 9-8 in the second game of a doubleheader on Friday at Horner Ballpark in Dallas. The one-run contest came after the Patriots had also prevailed 8-4 in the opener. Fifth-year senior Riley Dent (Long Beach, Calif. / Wilson) had a career showing in Game 2, posting four hits including two doubles and a home run.
The Valparaiso University baseball team incurred a 6-1 setback to Missouri Valley Conference preseason favorite DBU in Thursday’s conference opener at Horner Ballpark in Dallas. Kyle Schmack (Wanatah, Ind. / South Central) reached base three times, while Riley Dent (Long Beach, Calif. / Wilson) had two hits and drove in the Valpo run.
The Valparaiso University baseball team will open up Missouri Valley Conference play this weekend with a trip to Dallas to match up with Dallas Baptist University in a four-game, holiday-weekend series. The set will commence on Thursday evening with sunshine and high 60s anticipated throughout the weekend in the Lone Star State.