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.
GREENWOOD – The Lander baseball team (14-31, 7-20 PBC) returns to action Friday to host its final home weekend series of the season against North Georgia (28-16, 15-9 PBC). The Bearcats and Nighthawks will play Friday at 6:00 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 1:00 p.m.
AIKEN, S.C. – The Lander baseball team (14-28, 7-17 PBC) travels to USC Aiken (26-16, 17-7 PBC) for a critical weekend series as the Bearcats look to secure a spot in the Peach Belt Conference Tournament. Games are scheduled for Friday at 7:00 p.m., Saturday at 4:00 p.m., and Sunday at 1:00 p.m.
DUE WEST, S.C. – The Lander baseball team outscored rival Erskine 4-0 over the final five innings to rally from a 3-1 deficit and pick up its 15th win in a row over the Flying Fleet with a 5-3 victory on Wednesday afternoon.
GREENWOOD – The Lander baseball team (13-27) faces a pair of midweek tests as the Bearcats host No. 10 Belmont Abbey (33-9) at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday night at Dolny Stadium before facing rival Erskine (24-20) on the road Wednesday afternoon at 3:00 p.m.
GREENWOOD – Lander senior pitchers Chris Sheehan and JD Cook combined for a victory while Nathan Schreckengost hit his second home run of the day as the Bearcats salvaged a double-header split Saturday afternoon, beating Georgia Southwestern 6-2 on Senior Day at Dolny Stadium. However, the Hurricanes had already clinched the Peach Belt Conference series by winning Saturday’s opener, 12-7.
GREENWOOD – Lander catcher Zack Moore had three hits and three RBI, but it was not enough as Georgia Southwestern scored a run in the top of the ninth and edged the Bearcats 7-6 in their Peach Belt Conference series opener Friday afternoon at Dolny Stadium.
GREENWOOD – The Lander baseball team (12-25, 6-15 PBC) hosts an important Peach Belt Conference series this weekend as the Bearcats take on Georgia Southwestern (6-29, 2-19 PBC) at Dolny Stadium. The Bearcats and Hurricanes will play Friday at 5:00 p.m. and will play a doubleheader Saturday beginning at 1:00 p.m.
GREENWOOD – The Lander baseball team's series against Georgia Southwestern will begin on Friday night at Dolny Stadium, as Sunday's game has been moved to Friday at 5:00 p.m. due to expected rain in Greenwood.
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Lander baseball team took an early lead on No. 13 Georgia College Sunday afternoon, but the Bobcats responded with four unanswered runs to claim a 4-1 win and a Peach Belt Conference series sweep over the Bearcats.
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Lander baseball team fell in game two of a Peach Belt Conference series on Saturday afternoon as No. 13 Georgia College scored seven runs over the fifth and sixth innings to claim a 9-3 win over the Bearcats.