Newcomb and Collins Add Names to All-Star LineupONEONTA, NY – Saint Leo baseball players Chris Newcomb and Brendan Collins were selected to compete for the West squad in the 2011 New York Collegiate Baseball League All-Star Game which was played on Monday, July 11 from Damaschke Field in Oneonta, NY. The duo helped power the West squad to an 8-6 win over the East
Albers Selected to 2011 Florida League All-Star GameSAINT LEO, Fla. – Saint Leo pitcher Adam Albers was selected to compete for the North squad in the 2011 Florida Collegiate Baseball League All-Star Game on Tuesday, July 12 from Historic Sanford Stadium in Sanford, Fla.
Newest Lion Shows Dominance in Athletics and in the ClassroomWESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. - Between 1961 and 1966, Los Angeles Dodgers left-handed pitcher Sandy Koufax won three Cy Young Awards and led all National League pitchers in wins three times, earned-run average five times, strikeouts four times, shutouts three times, and complete games and innings pitched two times each. He was clearly the National League's dominating pitcher in the early and mid-1960's.
Brnovich Earns Second-Team ABCA/Rawlings All-South Region NodSAINT LEO, Fla. – Saint Leo University baseball player Ryan Brnovich brought home another honor for the 2011 Lions as he was named to the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings All-South Region Second Team it was announced by the organization.
Brnovich, Brown and Newcomb Earn All-SSC Baseball HonorsSAINT LEO, Fla. – The Saint Leo University baseball team saw a trifecta of Lions etch their names on the All-Sunshine State Conference Baseball Team when it was released on Wednesday. Former Freshman of the Year winners Ryan Brnovich and Dustin Brown continued their string of appearances on the All-SSC team with respective first and second-team honors in the 35 person team announced by conference Commissioner Jay Jones. Current freshman Chris Newcomb rounded out the list with a second-team honor as well.
Lions Split Final Doubleheader; Win SSC Series over TarsWINTER PARK, Fla. – The Saint Leo baseball team split their final double-dip of the 2011 season against Rollins College, winning the first game 13-8 but dropping the series and season finale 3-2 in eight innings on Saturday afternoon from Alfond Stadium. The win, teamed with last night’s 7-5 triumph gives Saint Leo their second-straight Sunshine State Conference series win in as many weeks
Lions Hold Off Rollins for 7-5 SSC Road WinWINTER PARK, Fla. – The Saint Leo baseball team opened their Sunshine State Conference series against Rollins College in impressive fashion with a 7-5 win on Friday night from Rollins’ Alfond Stadium.
Brown Goes Deep Twice As Lions Dump Tritons in Home FinaleSAINT LEO, Fla. – Lions’ junior right fielder Dustin Brown capped off the 2011 home season by blasting two home runs in route to a 4-for-4 performance as Saint Leo (17-29) downed the Eckerd College Tritons (17-29), 8-4, Tuesday evening in non-Sunshine State Conference action from Southard Stadium.