2010-11 Headlines

August 1, 2011
Saint Leo Baseball Announces Summer Showcase Camp
SAINT LEO, Fla. - Saint Leo Baseball School, Inc. is proud to announce the Lions Summer Showcase Camp running August 13-14, 2011.

July 12, 2011
Newcomb and Collins Add Names to All-Star Lineup
ONEONTA, 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

July 8, 2011
Albers Selected to 2011 Florida League All-Star Game
SAINT 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.

June 13, 2011
Newest Lion Shows Dominance in Athletics and in the Classroom
WESLEY 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.

June 13, 2011
Newest Lion Shows Dominance in Athletics and in the Classroom
Brandon Mumaw Joins SLU Baseball; By Cliff Gill

June 6, 2011
Saint Leo Baseball Announces Summer Showcase Camp
Camp Runs from August 13-14; Open to 8th Grade Through Seniors

May 25, 2011
Brnovich Earns Second-Team ABCA/Rawlings All-South Region Nod
SAINT 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.

May 25, 2011
Brnovich Earns Second-Team ABCA/Rawlings All-South Region Nod
Saint Leo Second-Baseman Notches Impressive Sophomore Campaign

May 18, 2011
Brnovich, Brown and Newcomb Earn All-SSC Baseball Honors
SAINT 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.

May 18, 2011
Brnovich, Brown and Newcomb Earn All-SSC Baseball Honors
Three Lions Jump into All-Conference Ranks

May 7, 2011
Lions Split Final Doubleheader; Win SSC Series over Tars
WINTER 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

May 7, 2011
Lions Split Final Doubleheader; Win SSC Series over Tars
Baseball Finishes 2011 Season with 19-30 Record

May 6, 2011
Lions Hold Off Rollins for 7-5 SSC Road Win
WINTER 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.

May 6, 2011
Lions Hold Off Rollins for 7-5 SSC Road Win
Baseball Comes up Clutch in Impressive Win

May 3, 2011
Brown Goes Deep Twice As Lions Dump Tritons in Home Finale
SAINT 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.

May 3, 2011
Brown Goes Deep Twice As Lions Dump Tritons in Home Finale
Dustin Brown Goes 4-for-4 in Non-Conference Win

May 2, 2011
Bloomer's All-Star Outing Earns Him SSC Pitcher of the Week Honor
SAINT LEO, Fla. – Making his first and only start of his senior season, Saint Leo baseball pitcher Jeff Bloomer put on a clinic en route to earning the Sunshine State Conference’s Pitcher of the Week honor for the period ending May 2.

May 2, 2011
Bloomer’s All-Star Outing Earns Him SSC Pitcher of the Week Honor
Saint Leo Senior Goes out in Style

May 1, 2011
Lions Win SSC Series with Doubleheader Split against Eckerd
Saint Leo Pitching Tosses another Shutout in Big Win

April 29, 2011
Bloomer Picks Up Complete Game Shutout over Eckerd
Senior Tosses Full Nine Innings in Series-Opener

April 23, 2011
Lions Drop Both Ends of Doubleheader to Florida Tech
31 Combined Hits Not Enough in SSC Series Loss

April 22, 2011
Comeback Lions Rally Twice in Late Innings for Win over Florida Tech
Ryan Brnovich?s Single Wins it in Extras

April 19, 2011
Lions Baseball to Host Spring Showcase Camp on May 14
Coaching Staff Looks to Teach the Next Generation of Players

April 18, 2011
Lions Tripped Up in Late Innings by Blazers
Three Run Lead Disappears in Loss

April 16, 2011
Lions Fall to Nova Southeastern in SSC Twin Bill
Stalvey?s Game Two Performance not enough in Loss

April 15, 2011
Lions Drop SSC Opener to Nova Southeastern
Four-Run Seventh Breaks Game Open

April 12, 2011
Hamm Ends Marathon Game with Walk-Off Win
Lions Pull Out 12 Inning 12-11 Win over Warner

April 9, 2011
Lions Dominate in 11-0 Win over Clearwater Christian
SLU Pitching Tosses First Shutout of Season

April 8, 2011
Lions Pick Up Solid Win over Clearwater Christian
Saint Leo Earns 8-2 Decision

April 6, 2011
Lions Tripped up by Palm Beach Atlantic in Midweek Contest
14-2 Decision Goes in Favor of the Host Sailfish

April 2, 2011
Lions Drop Saturday Double-Dip to Tampa
7-2 and 3-2 Setbacks give Conference Series to Spartans

April 1, 2011
Lions Upset Ninth-Ranked Tampa in SSC Opener
Brandt?s Outstanding Performance Sparks Lions to Victory

March 26, 2011
Lions Drop Both Ends of Twin Bill to Barry
First Game Rally Fall Short in 6-5 and 11-5 Losses

March 25, 2011
Lions Drop SSC Opener to Barry
Saint Leo Shut Out in Friday Night Showdown

March 19, 2011
Lions Tripped up by Florida Southern in Saturday Double-Dip
Saint Leo Swept by Mocs in Conference Action

March 18, 2011
Lions Outdueled by 19th-Ranked Florida Southern
Pitchers' Battle Goes the Way of the Visitors in 3-1 Loss

March 15, 2011
Missed Opportunities Hamper Lions in 6-3 Loss to Warner
Lions Leave 15 Runners on Base in Midweek Setback

March 12, 2011
Lions Drop SSC Series to Lynn after Doubleheader Sweep
Visitors Combine for 21 Hits as Lions Lose SSC Series

March 11, 2011
All-Around Effort gives Lions Conference Win over Lynn
Hitting, Pitching and Defense Blend in 4-3 Win

March 8, 2011
Lions pick up 8-4 Win over Lake Erie College
Anthony Santa?s Four-RBI Night Leads Lions

March 7, 2011
Lions Upset 10th-Ranked Minnesota State 10-2
Powers? 3-Run Blast Caps Impressive Outing

March 5, 2011
Lions See Déjà vu in Second Setback to Barry
Saint Leo Drops Second-Straight Game

March 4, 2011
Lions Drop Late-Inning 8-3 Decision to Barry
SLU Bullpen Surrenders Six Runs in Final Two Frames in Loss

March 1, 2011
23-Hit Performance Pushes Lions to Third-Straight Win
Kirchner Goes 5-for-5 in 15-2 Victory over Concordia

February 27, 2011
Lions Snap Skid with Dominating Doubleheader Wins over Saint Anselm
Saint Leo Rolls 28 Hits off their Bats in Twin Wins

February 26, 2011
Lions Drop Last-Inning Heartbreaker to Sailfish
Gough?s Outstanding Effort Ends in 2-1 Defeat

February 25, 2011
One Inning Makes All the Difference in 8-5 Loss to Sailfish
Errors Hurt the Lions in Fifth-Straight Setback

February 20, 2011
Lions Drop Series Finale to Georgia Southwestern in Extras
Saint Leo Swept by Hurricanes after 8-7 12 Inning Loss

February 19, 2011
Lions Drop Saturday Doubleheader to Georgia Southwestern
Saint Leo Drops Game Two in Final At-Bat

February 15, 2011
Errors Overshadow Hot Bats in 8-4 Loss to Eckerd
Lions Out-Hit Tritons, but Four Errors Prove Costly

February 13, 2011
Lions Win the Battle of Big Cats with 6-4 Victory over 11th-ranked Cougars
Santa?s Three-Hit Day and Gough?s First Win Give SLU Series Win

February 12, 2011
Lions Split Doubleheader with Columbus State
Powers? Three-Run Home Run Wins Game 1; Lions Get No-Hit in Game 2

February 8, 2011
Two Rough Innings Hand Lions First Loss of 2011
Lions Drop 13-3 Decision to Florida Southern

February 5, 2011
Rain Forces Baseball and Tennis to Alter Schedules
Morning Storm Forces Lions to Postpone Season Openers

February 4, 2011
Baseball Looking for Respect Amongst SSC Counterparts
2011 Baseball Season Preview

February 4, 2011
Lions go Back-to-Back-to-Back in 19-6 Opening Day Win over Valdosta State
Brandt Earns Win and Rawdow goes 4-for-6 in the Win

January 21, 2011
WEATHER UPDATE: Saint Leo Baseball Alumni Weekend
Alumni Weekend - January 22, 2011

January 20, 2011
Baseball’s Uphill Climb Starts with Preseason Poll
Lions Picked to Finish Eight in Early Conference Voting

December 15, 2010
Saint Leo Baseball Helps Feed Families for Christmas
Lions Fill the Catholic Charities Pantry for a Third Year

November 19, 2010
‘Opening Night with the Lions’ Invitation and Response Card Now Online
J.P. Ricciardi to Address Saint Leo Baseball and Fans

November 9, 2010
Hall of Famer J.P. Ricciardi to Speak at 'Opening Night' on January 22nd
Former Monarch is Guest of Honor at Second-Annual 'Opening Night with the Lions'

October 29, 2010
Blood + Halloween = Another Baseball Blood Bowl
Lions Compete for a Cause

September 28, 2010
Baseball Announces Winter Showcase Camp
Camp will run December 4, 2010, Cost is $75

August 19, 2010
McNickle Announces Baseball Staff Changes
Keith Strickland Elevated to Pitching Coach While Lee Parks is Named First Assistant

August 17, 2010
Baseball Announces Mandatory Meeting
Meeting Set for Thursday, August 26th at 5:00 p.m.

August 3, 2010
Saint Leo Baseball to Host Summer Showcase Camp

July 2, 2010
Baseball Signee Daniel Torres Drafted by Baltimore Orioles
Future Lion Catcher Picked Up in Recent MLB Draft

July 1, 2010
Jason Hamm is Happy to be Back
Article by Chad Dare, The Commercial-News