North Central (Ill.) Cardinals

Schedule

Overall: 29-16 - Conference: 16-8
3/16 at Ohio Wesleyan W, 12-3 BX
3/17 vs. Marietta L, 7-2 BX
3/18 at Denison L, 13-2 BX
3/19 vs. Adrian L, 21-4 BX
3/19 at Adrian W, 10-6 BX
3/20 vs. Wooster L, 3-1 BX
3/21 at Wooster L, 11-6 BX
3/22 vs. Johns Hopkins L, 12-7 BX
3/28 vs. Elmhurst * • W, 9-1 BX RC
3/29 vs. Carthage * • W, 11-6 BX RC
4/1 vs. North Park * • L, 2-1 BX
4/1 vs. North Park * • W, 13-8 BX
4/4 vs. Wabash W, 5-4 BX
4/7 at North Park * • W, 12-4 BX
4/9 at Augustana * • W, 9-6 BX
4/9 at Augustana * • W, 17-8 BX RC
4/11 vs. Augustana * • W, 6-5 BX RC
4/12 at Aurora L, 14-4 BX
4/14 at Chicago W, 11-10 BX
4/15 at Carroll * • W, 7-2 BX
4/15 at Carroll * • L, 17-7 BX
4/18 vs. Rockford W, 7-5 BX
4/19 vs. Carroll * • W, 16-5 BX
4/22 vs. Illinois Wesleyan * • L, 7-0 BX
4/22 vs. Illinois Wesleyan * • L, 6-4 BX
4/23 vs. Millikin * • L, 8-7 BX
4/23 vs. Millikin * • W, 3-1 BX
4/25 at Wheaton (Ill.) * • L, 10-8 BX
5/1 vs. Wheaton (Ill.) * • L, 9-3 BX
5/2 at Millikin * • L, 10-7 BX
5/3 vs. Illinois Wesleyan * • W, 12-0 BX
5/5 at Elmhurst * • W, 10-6 BX
5/5 at Elmhurst * • W, 11-3 BX
5/6 at Carthage * • W, 3-1 BX
5/6 at Carthage * • W, 11-7 BX RC
5/8 vs. Wheaton (Ill.) * • W, 5-2 BX RC
5/11 vs. Illinois Wesleyan W, 11-10 BX
5/12 vs. Augustana L, 4-3 BX PX
5/12 vs. Illinois Wesleyan W, 2-0 BX
5/13 vs. Augustana W, 12-11 BX
5/13 vs. Augustana W, 13-12 BX RC
5/18 at Washington U. W, 3-1 BX
5/19 vs. Wartburg W, 8-3 BX RC
5/20 at Birmingham-Southern W, 5-0 BX RC
5/21 vs. Birmingham-Southern W, 3-2 BX RC RC
5/26 at Mass-Boston 5:30 PM V LS A

All times Eastern (* Conference; • Region)
Overall: 29-16 - Conference: 16-8
3/28 vs. Elmhurst * • W, 9-1 BX RC
3/29 vs. Carthage * • W, 11-6 BX RC
4/1 vs. North Park * • L, 2-1 BX
4/1 vs. North Park * • W, 13-8 BX
4/7 at North Park * • W, 12-4 BX
4/9 at Augustana * • W, 9-6 BX
4/9 at Augustana * • W, 17-8 BX RC
4/11 vs. Augustana * • W, 6-5 BX RC
4/15 at Carroll * • W, 7-2 BX
4/15 at Carroll * • L, 17-7 BX
4/19 vs. Carroll * • W, 16-5 BX
4/22 vs. Illinois Wesleyan * • L, 7-0 BX
4/22 vs. Illinois Wesleyan * • L, 6-4 BX
4/23 vs. Millikin * • L, 8-7 BX
4/23 vs. Millikin * • W, 3-1 BX
4/25 at Wheaton (Ill.) * • L, 10-8 BX
5/1 vs. Wheaton (Ill.) * • L, 9-3 BX
5/2 at Millikin * • L, 10-7 BX
5/3 vs. Illinois Wesleyan * • W, 12-0 BX
5/5 at Elmhurst * • W, 10-6 BX
5/5 at Elmhurst * • W, 11-3 BX
5/6 at Carthage * • W, 3-1 BX
5/6 at Carthage * • W, 11-7 BX RC
5/8 vs. Wheaton (Ill.) * • W, 5-2 BX RC

(* Conference; • Region)

2017 Standings

North Central (Ill.) 16-8 29-16
Wheaton (Ill.) 14-10 24-18
Augustana 13-10 29-14
Elmhurst 13-10 21-17
Illinois Wesleyan 13-11 21-20
Carthage 12-12 20-18
Millikin 11-13 22-18
North Park 8-16 15-25
Carroll 7-17 13-27

Past Records

Team Info

Coach: Ed Mathey
Conference: CCIW

North Central (Ill.)

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 2167
Location: Naperville, IL
Colors: Cardinal, White
Region: Central
Field: Zimmerman Stadium (750)

News Releases

May 24, 2017 Who's armed for the World Series? You can't over-emphasize the role pitching will play in the Division III World Series. Even if the wind is blowing out and runs pile up on the scoreboard, a quality, rested hurler late in the game or late in the Series could be huge. Here's where all the key pitchers stand entering Appleton.
May 23, 2017 D3baseball.com World Series preview Who is the favorite? Who is most likely to disappoint? Who are the dark horse and Cinderella teams in the 2017 Division III World Series? Get Jim Dixon's take.
May 21, 2017 Five teams secure their trip to Wisconsin There are eight trips to Appleton, Wis., up for grabs, and five of them were handed out today. Mass-Boston, Oswego State, Cal Lutheran, North Central and Roanoke each got one, but three will be decided on Monday. Here's where we stand Sunday evening.
May 21, 2017 North Central Continues Run to World Series The North Central College baseball team's improbable run continues to Appleton, Wisconsin and the 2017 NCAA Division III College World Series, as the Cardinals punched their ticket for just the second time in school history with a 3-2 win in 11 innings over sixth-ranked Birmingham Southern College, finishing a perfect 4-0 at the Central Regional.
May 20, 2017 North Central Advances to Central Region Championship Continuing to play their best ball late in the season, the North Central College baseball team blanked 6th-ranked Birmingham Southern College, 5-0 behind a dazzling performance from Russell Hoh on the mound, advancing to tomorrow's 2017 NCAA Division III Central Region Championship.
May 19, 2017 North Central Improves to 2-0 at Central Regional Battling back from a three-run, first inning deficit, the North Central College baseball team rallied to score eight unanswered runs while the Cardinal pitching staff posted zeroes over the final eight innings to defeat Wartburg College, 8-3 and improve to 2-0 at the 2017 NCAA Division III Central Region Championship.