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 PX
3/18 vs. Calvin L, 4-1 BX PX
3/18 vs. Aurora W, 1-0 BX PX
3/24 vs. Northland W, 5-1 BX PX
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 BX RC
5/11 at Augustana L, 3-2 BX
5/12 vs. Illinois Wesleyan L, 11-0 BX PX

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 BX RC

(* 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

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.
May 5, 2017 Wheaton (Ill.) rallies to earn 5-3 victory in extra innings thriller at Illinois Wesleyan Bloomington, Ill. - The Wheaton baseball team rallied from an early deficit and tight-rope walked out of danger late to claim a 5-3 victory in 11 innings in the first game of a crucial CCIW series with Illinois Wesleyan. Tasked with extended innings, the Thunder bullpen threw 9.1 innings of scoreless relief to hold the Titans to just seven hits after the second inning. With the victory, Wheaton is now 22-15 on the year and 12-9 in CCIW play. Illinois Wesleyan falls to 20-16 overall and 13-9 in the CCIW. The Thunder and Titans will conclude their series on Saturday with a 1 pm doubleheader at Lee Pfund Stadium.
April 11, 2017 Wheaton (Ill.) walks off on Carthage for 6-5 victory in extra innings Carol Stream, Ill. - A back and forth ballgame went Wheaton's way on Tuesday night under the lights at Lee Pfund Stadium. Johnny Peltz capped a come from behind effort with a walkoff sacrifice fly in the bottom of the tenth inning to give Wheaton a 6-5 victory in the first of a key three-game CCIW series against the Red Men. Wheaton won its fourth straight game to improve to 16-10 overall and 6-4 in the CCIW. Carthage had its four-game winning streak snapped, falling to 12-10 overall and 5-4 in conference action. The two games will conclude their three-game series on Saturday with a 1 pm doubleheader in Kenosha. Wheaton will next be in action on Friday when the Thunder host Carroll for a 1 pm doubleheader at Lee Pfund Stadium.
March 17, 2017 Wheaton extends its win streak to six games with a 5-3 victory against Saint Mary's (Minn.) Carol Stream, Ill. – The Wheaton Thunder baseball team opened the home portion of its 2017 season on Friday with a game against Saint Mary’s (Minn.) in the opening day of the Wheaton Round Robin tournament. Wheaton (8-3) extended its win-streak to six games with a 5-3 victory against the Cardinals. Saint Mary’s (8-4) opened the tournament with a 10-0 victory against Aurora and Aurora (10-2) earned an 8-5 win against Calvin (0-4) in the second game.
March 11, 2017 Wheaton (Ill.) finishes spring trip on five-game winning streak after 9-1 win over John Carroll North Port, Fla. - The Thunder baseball team concluded a successful spring trip on Saturday afternoon with a 9-1 victory over John Carroll University. Wheaton finishes the trip riding a five-game winning streak and holding a 7-3 overall record. John Carroll is now 4-7. Wheaton will now return to Lee Pfund Stadium for its home opener on Friday, March 17, when the Thunder host Saint Mary's (Minn.) in the first of a seven-game home stand.