2013-14 Saint Leo Baseball News

July 16, 2014
Register Now for the Lions' Baseball Summer Showcase Camp!
The Lions are set to host their Summer Showcase Camp on August 23, 2014

July 9, 2014
Baseball Summer Update: 12 Lions Compete in Summer Leagues
Saint Leo Baseball sends 12 to compete in summer leagues across the nation in 2014

June 20, 2014
Saint Leo Sees Record-Breaking 120 Student-Athletes on Spring Commissioner’s Honor Roll
Lions Add another Program Best to Already Long List of Accolades for 2013-14 Year

June 20, 2014
Mata Named Valley League Honorable Mention Player of the Week
Infielder/Hitter Alex Mata recognized for last week’s performance

June 7, 2014
Whitten Selected in 37th Round of MLB Amateur Draft
Senior Fran Whitten gets the call from the Los Angeles Angels

May 23, 2014
Harris Receives NCBWA All-America Honorable Mention
The Sunshine State Conference Freshman of the Year continues to collect awards

May 22, 2014
Saint Leo Baseball Team to Host Youth Summer Camp
Youth camp open to baseball players age 12 and under

May 17, 2014
Whitten and Irving Collect ABCA/Rawling All-South Region Honors
Fran Whitten Earns First Team Honors and Dale Irving is Tabbed to the Gold Glove Team

May 15, 2014
Whitten and Harris Pick Up NCBWA All-Region First Team Honors
The awards continue to roll in for the Lions' Fran Whitten and Dylan Harris

May 15, 2014
Newcomers Highlight Daktronics All-South Region Selections
Whitten named to All-Region first team; Harris and N. Perez take home second team honors

May 12, 2014
Four Lions Earn All-SSC Selections; Dylan Harris Tabbed FOY
Harris and Whitten named to First Team, while T. Perez and Stancil Earn Second Team Nod

May 6, 2014
Jordan Taylor Selected as Final 2014 SSC Player of the Week
The junior batted .625 in the Lions' final regular season series win over Barry

May 5, 2014
Tip Your Caps! Lions Take Barry Series in Regular Season Finale
Saint Leo ends the 2014 regular season with a 33-16 overall record; tie for 3rd in the SSC

May 4, 2014
Whitten Shines on Senior Day with Walkoff RBI Single
Saint Leo Defeats Barry in Thrilling Walkoff Action, 6-5

April 26, 2014
Lions Split with No. 20 Fla. Southern in Day 2 of SSC Series
Brandon Terry picks up a win and a loss in the doubleheader

April 25, 2014
No. 20 Fla. Southern Upends Saint Leo in SSC Series Opener
The Lions fall to Florida Southern by a 6-3 score, Friday night

April 23, 2014
Terry Selected as NCBWA South Region Pitcher of the Week
The Lion's honor comes just two days after his selection as the SSC Pitcher of the Week

April 22, 2014
Lions Pick Up 7-5 Midweek Regional Win over Florida Tech
Saint Leo collects 11 hits on the evening and Ryan Sadler earns the win

April 21, 2014
Terry Named Pitcher of the Week for Saves over No. 9 Lynn
Senior LHP Brandon Terry recorded two saves over No. 9 Lynn in the Lions' weekend series

April 19, 2014
Saint Leo Takes 2-1 Series Win over No. 9 Lynn Fighting Knights
The Lions wrapped up the SSC series on Saturday with a 4-2 victory

April 18, 2014
Saint Leo Splits First Two Games with No. 9 Lynn
The Lions pick up a 5-3 victory before falling to the 9th-ranked Fighting Knights, 3-1

April 17, 2014
Weather Advisory: Baseball at No. 9 Lynn Schedule Changes
Click here for all schedule changes related to the Lions' series at No. 9 Lynn

April 16, 2014
Baseball at No. 9 Lynn - Coach O'Connor's Thoughts
Coach O'Connor talks about the Lions' weekend series at 9th-ranked Lynn University

April 12, 2014
Lions Sweep Tars Behind 2 More CG’s from O’Sullivan and Krauss
Lions win eleven straight and break school record for most consecutive SSC victories

April 11, 2014
Walkoff! Lions Victorious After 15-Inning Campaign against Rollins
Saint Leo defeats the Tars by an 8-7 score; Tyrone Miller takes home the win

April 11, 2014
Baseball vs. Rollins - Coach O'Connor's Thoughts
Coach O'Connor talks about the Lions' SSC showdown this weekend against Rollins

April 9, 2014
Lions Pick up 8th-Straight Win in Victory over Southeastern
Saint Leo improves to 24-12 on the year with a midweek road win

April 8, 2014
Baseball at Southeastern Postponed Due to Inclement Weather
Saint Leo will take on the Fire on Wednesday, April 9th at 6:00 p.m.

April 5, 2014
Two More CG's from Lions Pitching Earn SSC Sweep of Eckerd
Krauss and O'Sullivan toss complete games while Stancil earns the walkoff win in game 2

April 4, 2014
Lions Sink Eckerd Behind Complete Game from Dunnigan
Sophomore RHP Dunnigan tosses second career complete-game

April 2, 2014
Lions Make Easy Work of Tars in 14-0 Victory
Saint Leo cruises to their 20th win behind strong pitching and timely offense

April 2, 2014
Stancil Named NCBWA Hitter of the Week
SSC Player of the Week Earns Regional Honors

March 31, 2014
Offensive Surge Earns Stancil SSC Player of the Week Honors
Sophomore outfielder Cole Stancil led the Lions to series sweep over Florida Tech

March 30, 2014
Terry and Co. Rally for Series Sweep of Florida Tech
Lions' pitching again seals the deal for Saint Leo

March 28, 2014
Stellar Pitching Propels Saint Leo to First SSC Victory
Dunnigan and Terry are lights out en route to a 6-3 win over Florida Tech

March 25, 2014
Lions Suffer Regional Setback at No. 16 Florida Southern
Saint Leo unable to ignite an offensive attack against the Mocs

March 22, 2014
Saint Leo Trumped by Nova Southeastern in Day 2 of Action
Lions drop both games of the Sunshine State Conference doubleheader on Saturday

March 21, 2014
Lions Drop 5-2 Decision to Nova Southeastern in Series Opener
Kevin Games registers his first career homerun in the effort

March 20, 2014
SSC Baseball at Nova Southeastern: Coach O'Connor's Thoughts
Saint Leo heads to Ft. Lauderdale this weekend to face the Sharks in SSC play

March 19, 2014
Lions Outlast Flagler in 15-13 Regional Battle
Freshman Dylan Harris goes 5 for 5 with two doubles, two RBI, and two runs

March 18, 2014
Bats Ignite for 13-1 Victory Over Saint Michael's
Lions defeat Purple Knights Tuesday night, improving to 15-8 on the year

March 17, 2014
Saint Leo Announces Summer Baseball Camp
All high-school age baseball players invited to participate

March 16, 2014
Slugging Fest Ends in 14-3 Victory over No. 9 Franklin Pierce
Saint Leo picks up another home victory to improve to 14-8 on the season

March 16, 2014
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Saint Leo University Baseball Hype Video

March 15, 2014
Lions Upended by No. 9 Franklin Pierce in 5-2 Loss
Newcomb's 2-run homer not enough as Saint Leo falls 5-2 on Saturday

March 14, 2014
Lions Knock off No. 9 Franklin Pierce, 5-1
Sophomore Michael Dunnigan threw 8-innings in the effort, improving to 4-1 on the season

March 12, 2014
Lions Stumble in Weeknight Pitchers' Duel, Fall to Flagler 3-1
Saint Leo Falls to Flagler by a 3-1 Score in St. Augustine

March 11, 2014
Lions Knock off No. 8 Valdosta in Midweek Regional Matchup
Saint Leo Defeats Valdosta State by a 10-4 Score, Tuesday Night

March 8, 2014
Lions Downed by No. 1 Tampa in Saturday SSC Doubleheader
No. 1 Spartans come from behind to defeat Saint Leo in both Saturday games

March 7, 2014
Lions Fall to No. 1 Tampa in SSC Opener
Alex Mata scores the Lions' lone run in the 10-1 loss

March 5, 2014
Offensive Explosion Results in 17-2 Victory over Saint Anselm
Saint Leo earns 19 hits in the Wednesday night win over Saint Anselm

March 3, 2014
Lights Out Performances Earn Terry Pitcher of the Week Honor
Senior LHP Brandon Terry recorded a win and three saves in 4.1 innings this week

March 1, 2014
Strong Offense Leads to Three-Game Sweep of Palm Beach Atl.
Saint Leo registers 22 hits on the day, defeating the Sailfish 16-10 and 6-3

February 28, 2014
Lions Rally for 14-7 Regional Win over Palm Beach Atl.
Saint Leo Earns 17 Hits in the Victory; Dunnigan Picks up Win #2

February 28, 2014
Baseball vs. Palm Beach Atl. Series - Coach O'Connor's Thoughts
Coach O'Connor discusses the weekend regional series against the Sailfish

February 25, 2014
Monster Homerun Not Enough as Saint Leo Falls, 12-10
Saint Leo falls to Southeastern by a 12-10 score, Tuesday Night

February 25, 2014
Lions to Host Bob Tewksbury Night on Tuesday
Coach O'Connor gives his thoughts on the game against Southeastern

February 21, 2014
Lions Stay Hot With 7-1 Victory over Clearwater Christian
Team effort results in yet another win for Saint Leo, improving them to 8-2 in the season

February 20, 2014
Three Lions Named to Tino Martinez Award Watch List
Fran Whitten, Bobby Twitty, and Cole Stancil all named to the prestigious list

February 20, 2014
Saint Leo vs. Clearwater Christian - Coach O'Connor's Thoughts
Coach O'Connor discusses the Friday night matchup against Clearwater Christian

February 19, 2014
Lions Cruise to 9-5 Regional Victory over Fla. Southern
Michael Dunnigan Collects the Win and Brandon Terry Earns the Save

February 18, 2014
Baseball vs. Florida Southern - Coach O'Connor's Thoughts
Coach O'Connor provides insight to the Lions' home contest against regional and conference rival, Fla. Southern

February 9, 2014
Saint Leo Upended by Montevallo, Fall 8-5 in Game 3
Lions Fall to Montevallo in Game 3 of the Weekend Series

February 8, 2014
Lions Falter at Montevallo, Lose First Contest of 2014
Saint Leo will close out the Montevallo series tomorrow at 1:00 p.m.

February 7, 2014
Lions Improve to 5-0 Behind Complete Game Effort from O'Sullivan
Saint Leo defeats Montevallo by an 11-6 score, Friday afternoon

February 6, 2014
Baseball at Montevallo - Coach O'Connor's Thoughts
Coach O'Connor discusses the Lions' regional trip to Montevallo

February 5, 2014
Nick Perez Honored as NCBWA Nat'l Player of the Week
Perez Leads Saint Leo in Hitting with a .682 AVG and .864 OBP

February 5, 2014
Lions Cruise to Perfect 4-0, Defeat Johnson 10-3 in Home Opener
Team Effort Propels Saint Leo to Fourth-Straight Victory in 2014

February 5, 2014
Baseball Home Opener vs. Johnson - Coach O'Connor's Thoughts
Coach O'Connor discusses the Lions' home opener against Johnson University

February 4, 2014
Lions Place 72 Student-Athletes on Fall 2013 Dean’s List
Twelve Student-Athletes Earn a Perfect 4.0 GPA

February 3, 2014
Nick Perez Earns SSC Player of the Week after 2014 Debut
The junior utility player batted .706 for the weekend and batted in two game-winners

February 2, 2014
Lions Rally for 5-4 Victory over UNG in 11-Inning Thriller
Saint Leo Sweeps North Georgia in the 2014 Season Opener

February 1, 2014
Lions Start off Hot with 2 Wins in Season Opener over UNG
Saint Leo Outscores North Georgia 23-9 in their 2014 Debut

January 31, 2014
Dunnigan Earns NCBWA All-Region First Team Selection
Sophomore RHP Earns Pre-Season Nod

January 31, 2014
Baseball Opening Weekend - Coach O'Connor's Thoughts
Coach Sean O'Connor gives his thought on the Lions' upcoming opening weekend

January 16, 2014
Foundation Lain for Lions as Saint Leo Picked to Finish 7th in SSC
Defending National Champions of Tampa Picked to Finish First

January 9, 2014
Saint Leo Baseball Team to Host January Golf Tournament
Event will take place at Carrollwood Country Club on January 19

January 3, 2014
Saint Leo Ranked 28th in Collegiate Baseball D2 Pre-Season Poll
Saint Leo and Tampa only SSC schools ranked in top-40 poll

January 2, 2014
Lions Baseball Announces Annual 'Opening Night with the Lions'
Event to take place on January 24, 2014 on Saint Leo's campus

December 19, 2013
Lions to Host January Baseball Camp
Saint Leo Baseball to host winter camp, Jan. 12, 2014

December 11, 2013
Six Lions Commit to Saint Leo During Early Signing Period
Future Lions Sign National Letters of Intent to Saint Leo

July 25, 2013
Saint Leo Baseball to Host Mandatory Meeting, August 29
Meeting is Mandatory for those Trying out

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Saint Leo Men's Programs Capture 2013-14 Mayor's Cup
The Lions win the SSC Mayor's Cup for the second-straight year

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Saint Leo Honors Lions Baseball Great, Bob Tewksbury, with Jersey Retirement Ceremony
Lions Retire No. 27; Declare February 25, 2014 “Bob Tewksbury Day”