GREENWOOD – The Lander baseball team got four hits from Kyle Jenkins in Game 2 Saturday while Joseph Whitt had a strong game on the mound as the Bearcats beat Young Harris 14-2, salvaging a Peach Belt Conference double-header split at Dolny Stadium.
GREENWOOD – The Lander baseball team rallied for six runs in the final three innings, but could not overcome a nine-run deficit as Young Harris handed the Bearcats a 12-9 loss in the Peach Belt Conference opener for both teams on Friday night at Dolny Stadium.
GREENWOOD – The Lander baseball team opens Peach Belt Conference play this weekend as the Bearcats play host to Young Harris for a three-game series. Lander will face the Mountain Lions at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, and 1:00 p.m on Sunday.
GREENWOOD – The Lander baseball team held a lead in the ninth inning, but could not stave off a Newberry rally as the Wolves erased a three-run deficit over the final five innings of regulation before earning a 4-3 win in 12 innings on Wednesday night at Dolny Stadium.
GREENWOOD – The Lander baseball team plays its first midweek contest of the season on Wednesday night at 6:00 p.m. against Newberry. The Bearcats and Wolves were originally scheduled to meet on Tuesday before inclement weather pushed the games back one day.
GREENWOOD – The Lander baseball team got three hits apiece from Colton Yeager and Nathan Schreckengost and completed a sweep over No. 24-ranked Millersville 16-3 on a cold Sunday afternoon at Dolny Stadium.
GREENWOOD – The Lander baseball team opens an 11-game homestand Friday when the Bearcats begin a three-game series with No. 24-ranked Millersville at Dolny Stadium First pitch Friday is set for 5:00 p.m., with Saturday's game starting at 1:00 p.m. and Sunday's slated to begin at 12:00 p.m.
GREENWOOD – The Peach Belt Conference office announced its weekly baseball awards Tuesday afternoon with Lander junior Roury Glanton being selected as the Player of the Week for his performance in four games at the Steinbrenner Field Spring Classic. He is the first Bearcat player chosen as the Player of the Week since Colby Lusignan picked up the hardware after the opening week of the 2016 season.
TAMPA, Fla. – The Lander baseball team fell short in a pair of comeback effort on day two of the Steinbrenner Field Spring Classic, falling 5-2 to No. 9-ranked North Greenville and 12-8 to No. 19-ranked Mount Olive.
TAMPA, Fla. – The Lander baseball team scored three runs in the seventh inning and got 3.1 perfect innings from the bullpen as the Bearcats opened the season with a 6-2 victory over No. 2-ranked Tampa at the Steinbrenner Field Spring Classic on Friday afternoon.
TAMPA, Fla. – The Lander baseball team opens the 2019 season in the Steinbrenner Field Spring Classic at George M. Steinbrenner Field, the spring training home of the New York Yankees. Lander faces No. 2-ranked Tampa on Friday at 1:00 p.m. and No. 9-ranked North Greenville Saturday at 12:00 p.m. The Bearcats play No. 19-ranked Mount Olive Saturday at 4:00 p.m. and Sunday at 11:00 a.m.
GREENWOOD – The Lander baseball team was picked by the league's coaches to finish tied for seventh in the Peach Belt Conference when this year's preseason poll was released on Friday. Last year's national runner-up, Columbus State, was chosen to finish atop the league.
GREENWOOD – Lander University head baseball coach Jason Burke announced the addition of Max McDougald and Connor Kelly to the baseball coaching staff on Sunday. McDougald will serve as the infield coach and assist with hitting and baserunning, while Kelly will serve as the pitching coach.
PALATKA, Fla. – The eighth-seeded Lander baseball team saw its season come to an end on Saturday as the Bearcats dropped contests against fifth-seeded North Georgia and No. 17-ranked and fourth-seeded UNC Pembroke in pool play at the Peach Belt Conference Tournament at St. John's River State College.
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – The eighth-seeded Lander baseball team fell prey to a seven-run second inning as the Bearcats fell to No. 6-ranked and top-seeeded Georgia College 9-6 on Friday in pool play at the Peach Belt Conference Tournament.
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – The eighth-seeded Lander baseball team (16-32, 9-21 PBC) faces three opponents in pool play this weekend at the Peach Belt Conference Tournament. The Bearcats face top-seeded Georgia College (39-10, 26-4 PBC) on Friday at 10:00 a.m. at Drysdale Field at Flagler. On Saturday, Lander plays fifth-seeded North Georgia (30-20, 17-13 PBC) at 10:00 a.m. and fourth-seeded UNC Pembroke (36-12, 17-12 PBC) at 1:30 p.m. Both Saturday games will be played at St. John's River State College.
GREENWOOD – The Lander Bearcats aren’t finished yet and have earned another "bus ride." Lander needed to win its regular season finale Sunday afternoon to qualify for the Peach Belt Conference post-season tournament and got the job done, beating the University of North Georgia 7-3 behind Mike Fitschen’s four RBI and Chris Sheehan’s strong pitching performance.
GREENWOOD – Carson Jones, Conner Davis, Brice Kirven and Alex Conaway homered as the Lander Bearcats bounced back from an early 6-0 deficit, staying alive for the final Peach Belt Conference Tournament berth with a 14-6 victory over the University of North Georgia Friday evening at Dolny Stadium.