2011-12 Headlines

June 21, 2012
Saint Leo Places 95 Student-Athletes on Spring SSC Honor Roll
Lions Continue to Impress in the Classroom

June 1, 2012
New Lions See Playing Time in Cross-County All-Star Game
Dunnigan and Williams Earn All-Star Bids in Respective Leagues

May 22, 2012
Collins Picks up ABCA All-South Region Honor
Saint Leo Baseball Earns More Regional Recognition

May 16, 2012
Collins Named SSC Freshman of the Year; Teasley Earns Honorable Mention
Lions Claim Third Freshman Award in Four Years

May 10, 2012
Saint Leo Baseball to Host 'Lions Spring Showcase Camp'

May 5, 2012
Lions Cannot Get Breaks in Loss to No. 11 Lynn
Errors and Clutch Lynn Hitting Ends Season on Sour Note

May 4, 2012
Long Ball Plays Big Part in 7-6 Loss to No. 11 Lynn
Five Late Runs Doom Lions in Loss

May 4, 2012
Two Minutes with Lions' Baseball Senior Dustin Brown
Outfielder Dustin Brown talks about his Saint Leo experience as he prepares for the last series of the season.

May 1, 2012
Lions Drop Midweek Game to Eckerd in Late Innings, 6-4
Saint Leo Tripped up in Road Loss

April 29, 2012
Two Runs Keep Lions from Doubleheader Win
Saint Leo Drops Twin One-Run Games

April 26, 2012
Lions Sail Past Tars in 8-3 Conference Victory
Saint Leo Bats Fire Past Rollins

April 22, 2012
Baseball Series against Eckerd Canceled because of Rain

April 21, 2012
Baseball Doubleheader Moved to Sunday
Saint Leo vs. Eckerd Scheduled for Sunday, April, 22 at 1 p.m.

April 20, 2012
Friday Night Series-Opener Postponed to Sunday
Lions Trail Eckerd 4-0 in Top of Third

April 16, 2012
Neely Earns SSC Pitcher of the Week Nod
Four-Hit Shutout Earns Junior Top Conference Honors

April 14, 2012
Neely’s Gem Helps Lions to Doubleheader Split against Florida Tech
Saint Leo Hurler Tosses Four-Hit Shutout

April 13, 2012
Lions come up a Run Short in Conference Loss to Panthers
Saint Leo Drops SSC Road Series Opener

April 13, 2012
Saint Leo Baseball: Senior Jamie Tutko Talks about the Lions
In an early-season interview, pitcher Jamie Tutko talks about how Saint Leo has grown during his time here.

April 10, 2012
Lions Make it 20 with 9-4 Triumph over Southeastern
Saint Leo Snaps Skid with Midweek Victory

April 7, 2012
Rally Comes up Short in Doubleheader Loss to No. 17 NSU
Saint Leo Drops Series to Nova Southeastern

April 6, 2012
Doubleheader against Nova Southeastern Postponed until Saturday
Game time now set for noon on Saturday

April 5, 2012
Asuaje’s Two Homer Night Keeps Saint Leo from Series-Opening Win
Lions Drop 3-1 Decision to Nova Southeastern

March 31, 2012
Weather Cancels Saturday Doubleheader against Palm Beach Atlantic

March 30, 2012
Lions Drop Last-Inning Heartbreaker to PBA
Saint Leo Comes up One out Short

March 28, 2012
Lions Double-Up Valdosta State in 16-8 South Region Win
Saint Leo Bats Awaken in 18-Hit Triumph

March 24, 2012
Lions Swept by No. 4 Tampa
Saint Leo Bats Struggle to Solve UT Pitching

March 23, 2012
Lions Drop 8-4 Series-Opener to Tampa
Visiting Spartans Answer Each Saint Leo Run

March 21, 2012
Dominant Pitching Guides Lions to Shutout Victory Over Hurricanes, 9-0
Lions Allow Just Two Hits In Region Win

March 20, 2012
Eighth Inning Magic Seals 3-2 Win for Lions
Saint Leo Pitching Gives Lions 17th Victory

March 19, 2012
Leadership Saint Leo Student-Athlete Graduation Ceremony March 25th
15 Lions to be honored at Ceremony in TECO Hall

March 17, 2012
Lions Split Doubleheader with Barry; Drop SSC Series
Big Hits Help, the Hurt Saint Leo

March 16, 2012
Lions Fall to Barry in SSC Series Opener
Execution is Key in 8-3 Loss to Buccaneers

March 13, 2012
Saint Leo, Play Ball
Lions Highlighted in Dade City News

March 13, 2012
Lions Lean on Pitching for 8-3 Win over Warner
Saint Leo Wins 15th Game of 2012

March 10, 2012
Baseball Splits with Florida Southern; Earns Series Win
Vitale Collects Three Hits in Series Split

March 9, 2012
Brandt, Santa Guide Lions Past Mocs in SSC Opener
Lions Post SSC Opening Victory Over Rival Florida Southern

March 8, 2012
Saint Leo Baseball: Senior Anthony Santa Talks about the Lions
First-baseman Anthony Santa talks about his Saint Leo experience and what he's looking forward to in 2012.

March 5, 2012
Santa Selected SSC Baseball Player of the Week
Lions Infielder Tabbed with Weekly Award

March 5, 2012
Lions Unable to Pick up Sweep of Young Harris in 6-2 Setback
Saint Leo Bats Cool off in Series’ Final Game

March 4, 2012
Lions Pounce on Young Harris in 18-6 Victory
18 Runs and 16 Hits on Tap in Matinee

March 3, 2012
Lions Order another Dozen in 12-9 Victory over Young Harris
Another 12-Run and 12-Hit Outing Pushes the Lions to 11 Wins

March 1, 2012
Lions Get 10th Win with 12-1 Triumph over Saint Anselm
Saint Leo Notches the Double-Dozen on Hawks

February 28, 2012
Miller’s Grand Slam Caps 16-2 Saint Leo Win
Lions Get Back into Win Column over Clearwater Christian

February 24, 2012
Lions Drop Friday Night Game to Florida Christian, 8-5
Saint Leo Baseball Misses Opportunity at Road Victory

February 23, 2012
Teasley Adds NCBWA South Region Pitcher of the Week Award to Impressive Week
Junior Lefty Named the Conference and Region's Top Pitcher

February 21, 2012
Seven-Run First Inning Helps Lions Defeat Warner
Lions Win-Streak Pushed to Four with 10-3 Victory

February 20, 2012
Teasley Repeats as the Conference’s Pitcher of the Week
Junior Lefty’s Complete Game Earns Him SSC’s Top Weekly Award

February 18, 2012
Lions Upend Clearwater Christian, 16-5
17 Hits Highlight Third Straight Win

February 17, 2012
Lions Roll Past Florida Christian, 12-2
Brandt Tosses Eight Solid Innings in Win

February 14, 2012
Teasley’s Complete-Game Gem Leads Lions Past Eckerd
Saint Leo Rolls over Tritons in 6-1 Victory

February 13, 2012
Teasley Awarded Conference Pitcher of the Week
Junior Named Conference’s Top Pitcher in First Week of Play

February 12, 2012
Lions Drop Series Finale to #9 Columbus State, 10-1
Saint Leo Drops Three-Game Series to Cougars

February 11, 2012
Lions Come up Just Short in Frigid Doubleheader
Saint Leo Drops First Two Games of 2012

February 8, 2012
Lions Impress in 15-5 Victory over #15 Florida Southern
Another Double-Digit Hitting Performance Highlights Big Win

February 5, 2012
Lions Remain Perfect after 9-3 Victory over Valdosta State
Saint Leo improves to 3-0 in 2012

February 4, 2012
Lions Hit-Machine Keeps Rolling in 15-4 Win over Lindenwood
Saint Leo Racks up 21 Hits to Start 2-0

February 3, 2012
Lions Open Season with Impressive Showing in 14-2 Trouncing of North Georgia
14 Hit, 14 Run Effort Starts 2012

January 30, 2012
Saint Leo University to Induct Five at 2012 Hall of Fame Ceremony
Former SID and Four Student-Athletes will be Inducted in March 1 Ceremony

January 23, 2012
Dr. Arthur F. Kirk, Jr. Student-Athlete Scholarship – Nominations Being Accepted
Link to Nominate Deserving Saint Leo Student-Athletes Inside

January 20, 2012
Brnovich Named Collegiate Baseball Magazine Preseason All-America
Lions Second Baseman Named South Region Preseason All-America; Brown and Miller also Tabbed

January 19, 2012
Lions Ready to Raise Conference Expectations in 2012
Baseball Projected to Finish Eighth in SSC Preseason Poll

January 4, 2012
Quick Hitter: Saint Leo Baseball Update
Coach Russ McNickle talks about the 2011 Fall season and his outlook for 2012

December 16, 2011
Saint Leo Hall of Famer and High School Coaching Legend Teaches Life Skills through Sports
Pete Mulry ’67 pens "Conversations in the Seventh Inning of My Life"

December 5, 2011
Saint Leo Baseball Announces Winter Showcase Camp
Camp is December 10 and open to 8th graders through seniors

November 28, 2011
Help the Lions Save Lives - TODAY!
Join Head Coach Russ McNickle and the Saint Leo baseball team when they roll up their sleeves and donate blood on Monday afternoon.

November 21, 2011
Baseball Unveils 2013 Early Signees
McNickle Announces Three New Lions

November 17, 2011
Legendary Baseball Coach Mark Johnson to Serve as Keynote Speaker at Baseball’s ‘Opening Night with the Lions’
Coaching Legend to Kick off 2012 Season

November 8, 2011
It’s Time for Another Baseball Blood Bowl
Baseball Again Competes for a Cause

October 11, 2011
For McNickle, It's a Family Affair
By Katie Gwinn

September 9, 2011
McNickle Adds Impressive List of Newcomers to 2011-12 Roster
Eight New Lions Feature All-American and Major League Caliber Talent

August 17, 2011
Baseball Announces First Team Meeting for 2011-12
Meeting is Mandatory to Tryout

August 10, 2011
Lions Represented at FCSL Championship Game
Albers and Brnovich Play Crucial Roles in Claiming Championship