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Eastern baseball loses in extra innings in OVC home opener

Eastern baseball loses in extra innings in OVC home opener

Oscar Rzodkiewicz, Baseball Reporter

March 31, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Panthers fell to Southeast Missouri 10-9 in the 10th inning during Eastern’s OVC home opener Sunday. Sophomore Tyler Wilber hit the go-ahead home run for the Redhawks (14-12, 4-6 OVC) in the top of the 10th inning off Eastern junior Alex Spahman, his only earned run allowed over three innings of w...

Baseball continues conference play against Tennessee Tech Friday

Baseball continues conference play against Tennessee Tech Friday

Oscar Rzodkiewicz, Baseball Reporter

March 21, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Eastern baseball team hits the road this weekend for a three-game series with OVC foe Tennessee Tech. The Panthers (8-11, 2-4 OVC) got the day off on Wednesday after their matchup with Evansville was canceled, making their last contest a 2-run shutout against Butler on Tuesday. First up on the...

Baseball team in fifth place of OVC standings

Adam Shay, Baseball Reporter

March 7, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

After two weeks of play, the Eastern baseball team has been playing better than past years, as they have a 5-5 record, placing them in the top half of the OVC. Out of the 11 teams in the OVC, the Panthers are tied with Morehead State (6-6) for fifth place.  Atop the leaderboard is Jacksonville Sta...

Former player surprised by Schmitz’s dismissal

Derrin Coad, Staff Reporter

May 25, 2015


Filed under News

Recently fired Eastern baseball coach Jim Schmitz knew of his dim future with the Panthers since last summer, but his players say it did not affect the way he coached the team this season. Dane Sauer, a 2015 graduate who played infield for the Panthers, said Schmitz continued on with...

Baseball adds 9 to 2016 recruiting class

Aldo Soto, Sports Editor

December 10, 2014


Filed under Sports

The Eastern baseball team signed nine players for its 2016 roster, which includes three pitchers and six position players. The three pitchers who committed to Eastern are Cole Berry, Michael McCormick and Austin Warrem, while the position players who signed on to the Panthers are, Jordan Flint, Zack...

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