2016-17 baseball News

  • Baseball Drops Opening Game in Bucs Territory
    April 28, 2017
    Miami Shores, Fla. – The Lynn University baseball team were caught in a back-and-forth game on Friday night, but came up short in the 8-6 loss against Sunshine State Conference rival, Barry.
  • Lynn Athletics Recognizes Student-Athletes at Sixth Annual Awards Show
    April 26, 2017
    ynn University’s athletics department handed out 38 awards to student-athletes and inducted four new Hall of Fame members at the annual Student-Athlete Recognition Awards show on Tuesday night, held at the Wold Performing Arts Center on campus.
  • Baseball Sends Seniors Out Victorious
    April 22, 2017
    BOCA RATON, Fla. – The Lynn University baseball team honored eight of its players, as they saw their final action on the Lynn Baseball Field, splitting the Senior Day twin bill, falling 5-4 in game one and taking the final game of the series, 10-5, on Saturday afternoon.
  • Baseball's Comeback Falls Short in Series Opener
    April 21, 2017
    BOCA RATON, Fla. – The Lynn University baseball team fell behind 10-0 after two innings, and had the bases loaded with one out in the bottom of the ninth with an opportunity to tie the game or take the lead. Unfortunately, the comeback attempt fell short, falling 13-10 to the Eckerd Tritons on Friday afternoon.
  • No. 16 Baseball Swept in Spartan Territory
    April 15, 2017
    Tampa, Fla. – The Lynn University baseball team combined for five runs and nine hits in the double header against No. 9 Tampa Spartans, falling 4-2 and 8-3 on Saturday.
  • No. 16 Baseball Stunned by No. 9 Spartans
    April 14, 2017
    Tampa, Fla. – The Tampa University Spartans exploded for seven runs in the second and third inning to create permanent separation as they shut down the Lynn University baseball team on Friday night, 10-2.
  • Comeback Falls Short for Baseball
    April 11, 2017
    Lynn University's offense continued its torrid pace but the 16th-ranked baseball team could not maintain an early lead in a 9-6 loss to St. Thomas on Tuesday night.
  • No. 20 Baseball Tames the Lions, Clinches Series with Double Header Sweep
    April 08, 2017
    Saint Leo, Fla. – When it rains, it pours, and the Lynn University baseball team made it flood on Saturday, when the Fighting Knights got the best of the Lions 13-7 in game one, and 12-10 in game two. After dropping game one on Friday night, the Blue and White scored 25 runs on 35 to back end the series win.
  • No. 20 Baseball Falls in the Lion’s Den
    April 07, 2017
    Saint Leo, Fla. – The Lynn University baseball team opened the Sunshine State Conference series with a 5-2 loss against the Saint Leo Lions on Friday night. The Fighting Knight bats were quiet, with exception to Pat Dorrian, who was the only member of the Blue and White to drive in a run on the night.
  • Baseball Grinds Out Late-Inning Offense, Knocks off Seahawks
    April 05, 2017
    West Palm Beach, Fla. – The Lynn University baseball team scored six runs in the final three innings (two per inning), and plated the game-winning run on a wild pitch in the top of the ninth to knock off Keiser University Seahawks 6-5 on Wednesday night.
  • Ceballos, No. 20 Baseball Aren’t Fooled by Tars Pitchers, Clinch Weekend Series
    April 01, 2017
    BOCA RATON, Fla. – After losing the first game of the double header in the ninth inning, 5-4, Miguel Ceballos uses a grand slam and a three-run bomb to power past the Rollins College Tars, 11-8, and clinched the Sunshine State Conference series on Saturday afternoon.
  • No. 20 Lynn Baseball Rolls Over Tars
    March 31, 2017
    BOCA RATON, Fla. – Donovan Armas continued his dominance on the mound, and Pat Dorrian blew the game open with a grand slam in the fourth inning. Both those things led the Lynn University Baseball team to a 11-2 victory over the Rollins College Tars on Friday afternoon.
  • No. 7 Baseball Drops Both Games of Double Header, Swept in Weekend Series
    March 25, 2017
    Melbourne, Fla. – The Lynn University Baseball team failed to respond to the series-opening loss with a win today, as the Fighting Knights were swept in the double header, and series, on Saturday against the Florida Tech Panthers. Game one was a walk-off winner for the home team, 4-3, and in game two the Panthers ran away with the 9-3 victory to seal the Sunshine State Conference sweep.
  • No. 7 Baseball Drops Game One to Upset-Minded Panthers
    March 24, 2017
    Melbourne, Fla. –When a team has a target on its back, they will more often than not get a team's best shot when they go head-to-head. After breaking into the top-10 in multiple polls this week, the Lynn University baseball team was on everyone's radar, but fell at the hands of the Florida Tech, 8-5, on Friday night in a come-from-behind fashion for the Panthers.
  • Lynn Athletics Boasts Six Programs in Nation’s Top-20
    March 22, 2017
    With the announcement of the newest tennis and golf national polls on Wednesday, Lynn University proudly represents six athletic programs in their respective national rankings. The Fighting Knights men’s and women’s tennis and golf, baseball and lacrosse teams all occupy a spot in the top-20 of Division II.
  • Baseball Launches Up Polls, Breaks into Top-10
    March 22, 2017
    BOCA RATON, Fla. – The Lynn University baseball team skied up both the Collegiate Baseball and National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association polls after winning nine of their previous 10 games. The white-hot Fighting Knights are listed as the seventh-ranked team in the country in the Collegiate Baseball poll, good for the highest in the 2017 campaign, No. 10 in the NCBWA national poll and No. 2 in the NCBWA South Region rankings.
  • Vote for Lynn University's Student-Athlete Advistory Committee Video
    March 20, 2017
    Voting for the 2017 Sunshine State Conference SAAC video contest begins on Tuesday, Mar. 21, and ends Thursday, Mar. 30, at 5 p.m. The theme of the contest is 'What Motivates You to Play?' and is created, designed, producted and edited by student-athletes.
  • No. 15 Baseball Blanks the Panthers, Sweep Weekend Series
    March 18, 2017
    BOCA RATON, FLA. – The Lynn University baseball team used a dominant pitching performance from Frank Grandinette and late inning offense to shutout Adelphi on Saturday afternoon, 5-0.
  • No. 15 Baseball Powers Past the Panthers
    March 17, 2017
    BOCA RATON, FLA. – The Lynn University baseball team took advantage of yet another scoreless pitching outing from Donovan Armas, and an eight-spot in the seventh inning to garner the 15-2 victory over the Adelphi Panthers on Friday afternoon.
  • No. 23 Baseball Explodes for Season High in Runs, Hits in Victory Against Owls
    March 14, 2017
    BOCA RATON, FLA. – The Lynn University baseball team used 29 hits, eight walks and seven home runs, each from a different player, to defeat the Southern Connecticut State Owls, 29-6, on Tuesday afternoon.
  • No. 23 Baseball Shows Excellent Balance in 11-2 Victory Over Lions
    March 13, 2017
    BOCA RATON, FLA. – The Lynn University baseball team used an impressive start from Victor Danza, and balanced team offense, including a career-first homer from Ben Fagan, to down the Lions, 11-2, on Monday afternoon.
  • No. 23 Baseball Splits Double Header, Claims Weekend Series Victory Over Sailfish
    March 11, 2017
    BOCA RATON, FLA. – The Lynn University baseball team and Palm Beach Atlantic split a double header on Saturday, with each team plating double-figure runs in their respective wins, 13-7 by the Fighting Knights in game one, and 15-7 by the Sailfish in game two. After playing a midweek game earlier this season, the two have split the regular season series, 2-2.
  • No. 23 Baseball Spears Sailfish in Series Opener
    March 10, 2017
    BOCA RATON, FLA. – The Lynn University baseball team created separation for the first time in the bottom of the sixth, when the Fighting Knights put up a three spot. That was the beginning of what would be a dominant outing for the home squad, exploding for the 11-2 victory against Palm Beach Atlantic on Friday afternoon.
  • No. 23 Baseball Explodes Past Griffins
    March 08, 2017
    BOCA RATON, FLA. – The Lynn University baseball team scored nine runs in the first three innings to blow past the Chestnut Hill Griffins on Wednesday afternoon. Jarren Pinkney and Pat Dorrian combined to go 7-for-9 at the plate with six RBI, and six runs scored.
  • No. 11 Baseball Pounces Wildcats in Midweek Action
    March 07, 2017
    BOCA RATON, FLA. – The Lynn University baseball team utilized strong starting pitching from Connor Davis and late inning offense to secure the 6-3 nonconference victory on Tuesday afternoon by a score of 6-3.
  • No. 11 Baseball Hunts Down Warriors in Extra Innings
    March 05, 2017
    BOCA RATON, FLA. – The Lynn University baseball team used late inning magic once again, using a RBI single from Karl Ellison in the bottom of the ninth to tie the game at 9-9, then a walk-off single in the bottom of the 10th for Pat Dorrian to defeat the Warriors, 10-9, on Sunday afternoon.
  • No. 11 Baseball Salvages Game Three, Drops Series to No. 1 Sharks
    March 04, 2017
    BOCA RATON, FLA. – The Lynn University baseball team took on top-ranked Nova Southeastern on Saturday, splitting the double header in the Sunshine State Conference series, and salvaging the final game to avoid being swept at home.
  • No. 11 Baseball Drops Series Opener Against No. 1 Sharks
    March 03, 2017
    BOCA RATON, FLA. – The Lynn University baseball team gave up seven runs in the second inning to the top team in the country, Nova Southeastern, and it was enough to put the No. 11 Fighting Knights down in game one on Friday, 13-7.
  • Baseball Garners National Respect, Jumps into Multiple Rankings
    March 01, 2017
    BOCA RATON, Fla. – Lynn University's baseball team is coming off a second straight series win against a nationally-ranked opponent. This feat allowed the Fighting Knights to make appearances in week two of the Collegiate Baseball Division II National Poll (can be found here), 11th, as well as the 2017 National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (can be found here), 19th.
  • Curtis Named SSC Baseball’s Player of the Week
    February 27, 2017
    Melbourne, Fla. – Tyler Curtis, as the Lynn University baseball team’s third baseman, was honored with the Sunshine State Conference Player of the Week on Monday.
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