Messiah Falcons

Overall: 25-19 - Conference: 13-5
2/12 at Mary Washington L, 7-3 BX
2/12 at Mary Washington L, 2-0 BX
2/19 at Eastern Mennonite W, 9-2 BX
2/19 at Eastern Mennonite L, 3-2 BX
2/26 at Bridgewater (Va.) L, 9-6 BX
2/26 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 3-1 BX
3/5 at Dickinson L, 6-4 BX
3/5 at Dickinson L, 3-2 BX
3/11 vs. Salem State L, 8-4
3/12 vs. Brockport State L, 6-3
3/12 vs. Brockport State L, 5-0
3/14 vs. Spalding W, 5-2
3/15 vs. Oneonta State W, 7-6
3/15 vs. Oneonta State L, 16-2
3/16 vs. Keystone L, 4-0
3/19 at Albright * • W, 6-4
3/19 at Albright * • W, 6-0
3/22 vs. Albright * • W, 5-0
3/25 vs. Arcadia * • W, 6-2
3/26 at Arcadia * • W, 7-4
3/26 at Arcadia * • W, 10-3
3/28 vs. Johns Hopkins W, 9-1
3/29 at TCNJ W, 10-3
4/2 vs. Lebanon Valley * • W, 5-4
4/2 vs. Lebanon Valley * • L, 4-3
4/4 at Lebanon Valley * • W, 3-2
4/6 vs. Shenandoah L, 5-2 BX RC
4/7 at Widener * • W, 3-1 BX
4/11 vs. Widener * • W, 6-5 BX
4/11 vs. Widener * • L, 7-4 BX
4/15 vs. Elizabethtown * • W, 7-6
4/18 at Elizabethtown * • W, 6-3
4/18 at Elizabethtown * • L, 2-1
4/20 at Susquehanna W, 6-4 BX
4/21 at Alvernia * • L, 8-5
4/25 vs. Alvernia * • L, 15-3
4/25 vs. Alvernia * • W, 8-4
4/27 at McDaniel W, 8-6 BX
5/2 vs. York (Pa.) W, 5-2 BX
5/5 vs. Widener W, 5-3 BX
5/6 vs. Elizabethtown W, 4-3
5/7 vs. Elizabethtown W, 11-5
5/18 at Misericordia L, 3-1
5/19 vs. Kean L, 6-0 BX RC

All times Eastern (* Conference; • Region)
Overall: 25-19 - Conference: 13-5
3/19 at Albright * • W, 6-4
3/19 at Albright * • W, 6-0
3/22 vs. Albright * • W, 5-0
3/25 vs. Arcadia * • W, 6-2
3/26 at Arcadia * • W, 7-4
3/26 at Arcadia * • W, 10-3
4/2 vs. Lebanon Valley * • W, 5-4
4/2 vs. Lebanon Valley * • L, 4-3
4/4 at Lebanon Valley * • W, 3-2
4/7 at Widener * • W, 3-1 BX
4/11 vs. Widener * • W, 6-5 BX
4/11 vs. Widener * • L, 7-4 BX
4/15 vs. Elizabethtown * • W, 7-6
4/18 at Elizabethtown * • W, 6-3
4/18 at Elizabethtown * • L, 2-1
4/21 at Alvernia * • L, 8-5
4/25 vs. Alvernia * • L, 15-3
4/25 vs. Alvernia * • W, 8-4

(* Conference; • Region)
2011 Standings
Alvernia 17-1 38-9
Messiah 13-5 25-19
Widener 11-7 24-15
Elizabethtown 10-8 19-19
Lebanon Valley 8-10 17-19
Albright 3-15 9-25
Arcadia 1-17 3-29

Past Records

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Team Quick Facts

Coach: Steve DeRiggs
Conference: MACC

Messiah

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 2826
Location: Grantham, PA
Colors: Navy, White
Region: Mid-Atlantic
Arena: Messiah College Baseball Complex (0)

News Releases

March 24, 2014
Crusaders' Offense Too Much for Falcons
Grantham, PA – Alvernia University scored multiple runs in the second, fifth, seventh, and...
March 22, 2014
Baseball Splits Double Header With Alvernia
Reading, PA – Messiah splits their double header with Alvernia today, winning the first game...
March 22, 2014
Baseball Splits Double Header with Alvernia
Reading, PA – Messiah splits their double header with Alvernia today, winning the first game...
May 25, 2012
Former champ comes back to coach Messiah
Once upon a time, Pat Lightle coached Bristol to an NAIA championship. Now he'll take over Messiah,...
May 21, 2012
Heisey defies the odds
Out of 750 players, Chris Heisey, a 27 year-old outfielder for the Cincinnati Reds, is one of just...
May 15, 2012
South playoff preview
The South regional is full of post season experience with four teams having made their last trip to...
May 5, 2012
Messiah repeats
The Falcons knocked off the No. 1 seeded Alvernia Crusaders by a 2-1 score, capturing the program's...
April 18, 2012
Falcons Launch Assault On Susquehanna
The Messiah Falcons (12-20) are heading to their weekend series with the Arcadia Knights on a wave...
April 10, 2012
Falcons Piece Together Win Over York
The Messiah Falcons (8-19) captured their second straight win on Tuesday afternoon, knocking off the...
March 21, 2012
Falcons Fight Late, Fall To Red Devils
The Falcons scored eight runs in the final two innings but could not over come two different six run...
March 7, 2012
Falcons Fall By Single Score To Mustangs
What would have been a comeback for the ages fell just short. The Messiah Falcons (1-5) overcame two...
May 16, 2011
2011 Mid-Atlantic Regional Preview
D3baseball.com looks at the Mid-Atlantic regional and makes its predictions.
May 7, 2011
Messiah slugs its way to MACC title
Messiah scored three runs in the fourth inning, three more in the fifth and three more in the...

What We're Reading

  • »Series leans toward return to Appleton
  • The hosting decision still has to be approved at various levels, but the Division III baseball championship seems destined to go back to Fox Cities Stadium.
  • »From D-III to the big time
  • Alvernia's Anthony Recker and Zach Lutz hope to become teammates in the big leagues, much like they both played for Alvernia.
  • »Playing the D-III recruiting game
  • How are coaches able to focus their recruiting resources when most skilled athletes will choose to play for schools that can give them money?