Ninth inning magic kept No. 23 Denison in the top five nationally in wins and winning percentage. In Top 25 clashes, Christopher Newport passed a test with Salisbury and Wheaton (Mass.) reverse the tables on Babson, taking two on the day from the Beavers.
Catholic needed come-back magic to stay undefeated on their spring trip and extend their wining string to seven games.Wheaton (Mass.) and Ithaca used their bats to get wins while it was pitching that propelled RPI to a Wednesday win.
A Notre Dame coach has been named the next head coach at Colby, College officials announced today. Jesse Woods has coached at the NCAA Division I and III levels, first as an assistant at Wheaton (Mass) and Boston College and recently at Notre Dame.
After New England teams were shut out of the D-III College World Series in back-to-back years, the 2017 season was twice as nice as a pair of programs were among the nation’s final eight. UMass Boston and Wheaton are two of the top teams in what looks like another strong regional race.
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.
Cairn's offense overwhelmed St. Joesph's (Brooklyn) and then they walked off for the sweep in game two. Wheaton (Mass.), Springfield, and Castleton all joined Cairn in putting up double digits runs on their way to Tuesday wins.
To say the least, conference championship results shook things up quite a bit in New England. Southern Maine played itself out of NCAAs after going 0-2 in the Little East Conference Tournament, leaving the door open for Wheaton to take over the top seed....
Led by strong pitching performances from Michael Bruemmel and Brady Furdon, Wheaton (Mass.) won its 14th NEWMAC Tourney title in 18 seasons. The Lyons defeated Babson 1-0 in the opening contest, before winning the second game of the day 5-1.
One was the loneliest number as teams brought out the sticks, saved their aces for weekend games to win by multiple runs on Thursday. Wheaton (Mass.) won a slugfest while others like Haverford found victory was one-sided.
Texas-Tyler needed 16 innings but they made ground on Concordia (Texas) in the ASC race. MIT moved to a half game of NEWMAC leader Wheaton with a win over the Lyons and In the SAA, Rhodes got closer to the top, dropping Millsaps.
Mississippi College's Fortenberry earned the Choctaw's first complete game shutout of the season on a day where Keystone Luther, Mt. St. Vincent, Wesley, and Wheaton (Mass.) all spun shutouts of their own.
No. 8 Webster and No. 17 Wheaton (Mass.) were winners on a day most of the Top 25 teams were scheduled to play. In the South region, No. 10 Salisbury took Frostburg State from the ranks of the unbeaten.