Wheaton (Ill.) Thunder

Schedule

Overall: 24-18 - Conference: 14-10
2/24 at Sewanee L, 10-5 BX
2/24 at Sewanee W, 15-4 BX
2/25 at Sewanee W, 13-11 BX RC
3/4 vs. Heidelberg L, 2-1 BX
3/4 vs. Mitchell L, 13-3 BX
3/6 at Baldwin Wallace W, 5-4 BX RC
3/7 at Heidelberg W, 6-1 BX RC
3/10 vs. Moravian W, 4-2 BX RC
3/10 at Bluffton W, 19-9 BX RC
3/11 at John Carroll W, 9-1 BX RC
3/17 vs. St. Mary's (Minn.) W, 5-3 BX RC P
3/18 vs. Calvin L, 4-1 BX P
3/18 vs. Aurora W, 1-0 BX P
3/24 vs. Northland W, 5-1 BX P
3/24 vs. Bethel L, 1-0 BX
3/28 vs. North Park * • W, 6-3 BX
3/29 vs. Edgewood L, 9-1 BX RC
3/31 at Millikin * • L, 8-6 BX
4/1 at Millikin * • L, 7-4 BX
4/1 at Millikin * • W, 5-0 BX
4/6 vs. Elmhurst * • L, 9-2 BX
4/6 vs. Elmhurst * • L, 10-5 BX
4/7 at Carroll * • W, 8-4 BX
4/8 at North Park * • W, 16-6 BX
4/8 at North Park * • W, 13-1 BX
4/11 vs. Carthage * • W, 6-5 BX RC
4/14 vs. Carroll * • L, 6-3 BX
4/14 vs. Carroll * • L, 2-1 BX
4/15 at Carthage * • W, 9-3 BX
4/15 at Carthage * • W, 7-2 BX
4/20 at Augustana * • L, 11-1 BX
4/22 vs. Augustana * • L, 3-1 BX
4/22 vs. Augustana * • W, 6-3 BX
4/25 vs. North Central (Ill.) * • W, 10-8 BX
4/28 at Elmhurst * • L, 3-2 BX
5/1 at North Central (Ill.) * • W, 9-3 BX
5/5 at Illinois Wesleyan * • W, 5-3 BX RC
5/6 vs. Illinois Wesleyan * • W, 4-1 BX RC
5/6 vs. Illinois Wesleyan * • W, 3-0 BX RC
5/8 at North Central (Ill.) * • L, 5-2 RC BX
5/11 at Augustana L, 3-2 BX
5/12 vs. Illinois Wesleyan L, 11-0 BX P

All times Eastern (* Conference; • Region)
Overall: 24-18 - Conference: 14-10
3/28 vs. North Park * • W, 6-3 BX
3/31 at Millikin * • L, 8-6 BX
4/1 at Millikin * • L, 7-4 BX
4/1 at Millikin * • W, 5-0 BX
4/6 vs. Elmhurst * • L, 9-2 BX
4/6 vs. Elmhurst * • L, 10-5 BX
4/7 at Carroll * • W, 8-4 BX
4/8 at North Park * • W, 16-6 BX
4/8 at North Park * • W, 13-1 BX
4/11 vs. Carthage * • W, 6-5 BX RC
4/14 vs. Carroll * • L, 6-3 BX
4/14 vs. Carroll * • L, 2-1 BX
4/15 at Carthage * • W, 9-3 BX
4/15 at Carthage * • W, 7-2 BX
4/20 at Augustana * • L, 11-1 BX
4/22 vs. Augustana * • L, 3-1 BX
4/22 vs. Augustana * • W, 6-3 BX
4/25 vs. North Central (Ill.) * • W, 10-8 BX
4/28 at Elmhurst * • L, 3-2 BX
5/1 at North Central (Ill.) * • W, 9-3 BX
5/5 at Illinois Wesleyan * • W, 5-3 BX RC
5/6 vs. Illinois Wesleyan * • W, 4-1 BX RC
5/6 vs. Illinois Wesleyan * • W, 3-0 BX RC
5/8 at North Central (Ill.) * • L, 5-2 RC BX

(* Conference; • Region)

2017 Standings

North Central (Ill.) 16-8 31-18
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: Matt Husted
Conference: CCIW

Wheaton (Ill.)

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 2282
Location: Wheaton, IL
Colors: Blue, Orange
Region: Central
Field: Lee Pfund Stadium (0)

News Releases

April 12, 2018 Fowler, D’Ambrosia, Pierce get weekly honors Joel Pierce helped Wheaton (Ill.) to a 2-1 record against CCIW rival Illinois Wesleyan and was named NCBWA Rookie of the week for his efforts. He joins Chris Fowler and Matt D’Ambrosia on the weekly NCWBA honor role.
March 16, 2018 Wheaton (Ill.) rallies for 3-2 victory over Saint Mary's (Minn.) in home opener Carol Stream, Ill. - The Wheaton baseball team rallied from a late deficit to earn a 3-2 victory over Saint Mary's University (Minn.) on Friday night at Lee Pfund Stadium. Wheaton pushed across runs in the seventh and eighth innings to improve to 6-4 this season. The Cardinals fall to 4-8 on the season. Wheaton will host two more games on Saturday night, facing Alma College at 2 pm and Aurora University at 5 pm.
February 24, 2018 Wheaton (Ill.) opens season with doubleheader split at #7-ranked Birmingham-Southern Birmingham, Ala. - The Wheaton baseball team opened its 2018 season on Saturday with a doubleheader split at Birmingham-Southern College. Ranked seventh in the preseason Top-25 poll by D3baseball.com, the Panthers won the opener on Saturday 5-3 but Wheaton used a seven-run second inning to take a lead it would not relinquish, en route to a 12-2 victory. The victory is Wheaton's first over an opponent ranked in the top-10 in at least a decade. Birmingham-Southern is now 4-3 on the season.
February 24, 2018 Wheaton (Ill.) opens season with doubleheader split at #7-ranked Birmingham-Southern Birmingham, Ala. - The Wheaton baseball team opened its 2018 season on Saturday with a doubleheader split at Birmingham-Southern College. Ranked seventh in the preseason Top-25 poll by D3baseball.com, the Panthers won the opener on Saturday 5-3 but Wheaton used a seven-run second inning to take a lead it would not relinquish, en route to a 12-2 victory. The victory is Wheaton's first over an opponent ranked in the top-10 in at least a decade. Birmingham-Southern is now 4-3 on the season.
May 6, 2017 Wheaton (Ill.) sets up CCIW title tilt with doubleheader sweep of Illinois Wesleyan Carol Stream, Ill. - The Wheaton baseball team celebrated its Senior Day on Saturday afternoon with a doubleheader sweep of the Illinois Wesleyan University Titans. With beautiful weather at Lee Pfund Stadium, Thunder pitching led the way, allowing just one run on the day as Wheaton collected wins of 4-1 and 3-0. The two victories clinched Wheaton's spot in next week's CCIW Tournament and catapulted the Thunder into second place in the CCIW standings. Wheaton (24-15, 14-9 CCIW) will conclude its regular season on Monday when the Thunder travel to North Central (20-15, 15-8 CCIW) for a 3:30 PM first pitch. The winner of Monday's contest will serve as the host for the upcoming CCIW Tournament as the CCIW regular season champion.nda
May 6, 2017 Wheaton (Ill.) sets up CCIW title tilt with doubleheader sweep of Illinois Wesleyan Carol Stream, Ill. - The Wheaton baseball team celebrated its Senior Day on Saturday afternoon with a doubleheader sweep of the Illinois Wesleyan University Titans. With beautiful weather at Lee Pfund Stadium, Thunder pitching led the way, allowing just one run on the day as Wheaton collected wins of 4-1 and 3-0. The two victories clinched Wheaton's spot in next week's CCIW Tournament and catapulted the Thunder into second place in the CCIW standings. Wheaton (24-15, 14-9 CCIW) will conclude its regular season on Monday when the Thunder travel to North Central (20-15, 15-8 CCIW) for a 3:30 PM first pitch. The winner of Monday's contest will serve as the host for the upcoming CCIW Tournament as the CCIW regular season champion.