College Baseball

Central Missouri Sweeps Augustana In Super Regionals

Defending National Champion Vikings See Season End In 5-2 Defeat

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The national title defense for Augustana came to a close on Saturday in the Central Super Regional, as the No. 1 seed Vikings fell 5-2 to No. 2 seed Central Missouri at Karras Park, home of Ronken Field. The loss ends the Vikings season with a 43-16 record, while the Mules improve to 43-14, and advance…

Central Missouri Takes Opener Of Super Regional With Augustana

Vikings Fall 6-4

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Central Missouri opened up a 4-0 lead in the third and never trailed, holding off a late Augustana rally to win game one of the Central Super Regional 6-4 at Ronken Field in Sioux Falls on Friday night. The defending National Champion Vikings will face elimination tomorrow needing two wins to return to the College World…

Oral Roberts Ends SDSU’s Baseball Season In Summit League Tournament

Jackrabbits Eliminated With 4-0 Loss

TULSA, Okla. – Oral Roberts right-hander Isaac Coffey pitched a five-hit complete-game shutout, ending South Dakota State’s season with a 4-0 setback Friday afternoon at the Summit League Baseball Championship at J.L. Johnson Stadium. The Jackrabbits had their season come to a close with a 28-22 overall record. Oral Roberts improved to 28-25 and will face top-seeded Omaha in Saturday’s…

Huber Glad to be Home Again for Super Regional

Huber Glad to be Home Again for Super Regional

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Augustana baseball team will host the Super Regional Friday and Saturday at Ronken Field. It’s a best of 3 series with Central Missouri and the winner advances to the Division II World Series in Cary, NC. Tim Huber couldn’t be happier to have his team playing in front of the home crowd for the second straight…

Jacks Split 2 at Summit League Baseball Tourney

Jacks Split 2 at Summit League Baseball Tourney

TULSA, Okla. – South Dakota State relief pitchers combined to allow only one run over the final 7 1/3 innings, while the offense heated up late in the game as the Jackrabbits staved off elimination at the Summit League Baseball Championship Thursday with a 9-5, come-from-behind victory over Western Illinois. With the win, SDSU improved to 28-21 overall and moves…

Jacks Have Fun Despite Rainout in Tulsa at Summit League Tourney

Jacks Have Fun Despite Rainout in Tulsa at Summit League Tourney

TULSA, Okla. — South Dakota State’s opening-round game against Oral Roberts at the Summit League Baseball Championship scheduled for Wednesday night has been pushed back a day due to thunderstorms that hit the area. But that didn’t stop the Jacks from enjoying the moment, especially student-coach Bryce Hanson! First pitch is now tentatively set for noon Thursday at J.L. Johnson…

Augustana Outlasts Heavy Hitting Foes To Reach Super Regional

Vikings Two Wins From Return To College World Series

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  For a second straight year the Augustana baseball team is Central Region Champion. The Vikings completed an unbeaten tournament with an 8-6 victory over Oklahoma Baptist to advance to the Super Regionals where they will host Central Missouri in a best-of-three game series for the right to advance to the College World Series. Thought wasn’t their best…

Augie Baseball Advances to Region Championship

Augie Baseball Advances to Region Championship

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Top-seed Augustana fell behind early in Friday’s Central Regional I Tournament semifinal, but put up crooked numbers in two innings to secure a spot in the tournament finals on Saturday with a 9-4 win over No. 5 seed Arkansas-Monticello. The Vikings improve to 42-14 with the win, and advance to the tournament finals on Saturday at…

Augustana Rallies past Oklahoma Baptist

Augustana Rallies past Oklahoma Baptist

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  – Things did not look good early for top-seeded Augustana, but the defending national champions battled back from a 6-0 hole to defeat No. 8 seed Oklahoma Baptist 12-10 in the Central Region Tournament on Thursday at Karras Park. The win boosts the Vikings record to 41-14, and they advance in the winners bracket to play Arkansas-Monticello…

Augustana Baseball Has Potent Lineup

Augustana Baseball Has Potent Lineup

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Augustana baseball team is hosting the Central Region tournament after winning it’s first ever NSIC title last weekend. The defending national champs have gone 40-14 despite losing their top 5 pitchers to graduation and professional organizations. But Tim Huber knew he’d still have a good team with so many of his position players returning…and they can…

Vikings Baseball Building Winning Culture

Vikings Baseball Building Winning Culture

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Augustana baseball team is coming off winning the Division II national championship. But what they have done after losing 5 members of the pitching staff to graduation and professional baseball is rather amazing. Tim Huber knew his team would still be good with almost every starter back from a great hitting team. But the success they…

Huber Glad Augie Baseball to Host Central Region Tournament

Huber Glad Augie Baseball to Host Central Region Tournament

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Augustana University will host the DII Central I Region in Sioux Falls Thursday through Saturday, May 16-18 at Karras Park, Home of Ronken Field. Games will get underway Thursday with No. 4 seed Minnesota State facing off with No. 5 seed Arkansas-Monticello at 3:30 p.m.  No. 1 seed Augustana will take on No. 8 seed Oklahoma…

Augustana Wins Second Consecutive NSIC Baseball Tournament Title & Will Host Central Regional

Vikings Defeat Minot State 13-8 & Earn Top Seed In Central Region

ST. CLOUD, Minn. — After winning all four matchups over the course of the past four days, the No. 16 Augustana baseball team was crowned the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Tournament Champion on Sunday. The Vikings defeated Minot State 13-8 in a highly competitive game in which the Beavers nearly came back from a 9-0 deficit.   Augustana got on…

Rain Stops SDSU & Oral Roberts

Jacks Trail 9-3 In Sixth Inning

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Play was suspended due to rain in the bottom of the sixth inning of Saturday’s Summit League baseball game between South Dakota State and Oral Roberts with ORU leading 9-3. With rain in the forecast for much of the rest of the day on Saturday, action is scheduled to resume at noon Sunday at Erv Huether Field….

SDSU Baseball Wraps Up Home Schedule With Big Series Against Oral Roberts

Summit League Tournament Two Weeks Away

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  In two weeks the SDSU baseball team will head down to Tulsa for the Summit League Tournament.  Whether they’re the one, two or three seed will likely depend on this weekend’s series with perennial league champion Oral Roberts. The Jacks come into their final home series tomorrow two games back of first place Omaha and two games…

Cougars Swept by Mankato at SF Stadium

Cougars Swept by Mankato at SF Stadium

SIOUX FALLS — The University of Sioux Falls Baseball Team (11-36, 9-24 NSIC) dropped a pair of Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference games to Minnesota State (36-10, 26-7 NSIC), 4-1 and 12-1, at the Birdcage on a cold and rainy Wednesday night (May 1). Game 1 – Minnesota State 4 Sioux Falls 1 In the opener, USF was held to two…

Jackrabbits Take Rubber Game & Series At Omaha With 13 Inning Victory

SDSU Beats Summit Leading UNO 6-4

OMAHA, Neb. – South Dakota State scored three times in the top of the 13th inning to finally put away Summit League-leading Omaha, 6-4, for a baseball series-clinching victory Sunday afternoon at Seymour Smith Park. In claiming the series two games to one, the Jackrabbits improved to 21-17 overall and 13-8 in league play. Omaha dropped to 25-12-1 overall and…

Greicar Picks up 100th Win At DWU With Split At Morningside

Tigers Drop First Game 5-4 But Win Finale 6-1

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – With two games remaining before postseason play, the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team secured a fourth seed in the Great Plains Athletic Conference Postseason Tournament after splitting games with Morningside College Sunday in Sioux City, Iowa. Drew DeMers (Winner, S.D.) opened the first game for the Tigers with an RBI single to left field to put the Tigers…

Augie and Mankato Split in NSIC Baseball

Augie and Mankato Split in NSIC Baseball

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The No. 20 Augustana baseball team (31-13, 24-5 NSIC) split a doubleheader with Minnesota State (30-10, 21-7 NSIC) on Wednesday evening, where they won the first game of the series 5-2 before they dropped game two 6-2. The series split against the Mavericks keeps the Vikings in the top spot of the NSIC by 1.5 games…