Posts Tagged: Baseball

Ross has more home runs than rest of Corban team combined

April 14, 2019

When it comes to who hits home runs for Corban University, there’s Ben Ross of Wasilla. And then there’s everybody else. The graduate student slugger went yard in three straight games recently to give him five homers for the season – more than the rest of his team combined. Ross, of Colony High fame, leads… Read more »

Monaghan’s marvelous start leads to 1st D1 win for Austin Peay

April 13, 2019

Wasilla’s Nolan Monaghan didn’t allow a run and picked up his first career NCAA D1 winning decision for Austin Peay State University in a 10-2 win over Evansville in Clarksville, Tennessee. The junior pitcher started the game and carried a no-hitter into the fifth inning before departing because of a pitch count. He struck out… Read more »

Cesar has more home runs than errors at Pacific Lutheran

April 12, 2019

Juneau’s Michael Cesar was a great catcher in high school, but he’s turning out to be even better in college. The freshman has converted 132 of 133 defensive chances and thrown out a team-high five base runners for Pacific Lutheran University, a NCAA D3 program in Tacoma, Washington. He’s emerged as the team’s No. 1… Read more »

Bailey-Parsons wins game for Olympic with two-out walk-off RBI

April 8, 2019

Cooper Bailey-Parsons of Anchorage drove in the winning run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to provide an 8-7 walk-off win for Olympic over Skagit Valley in Bremerton, Washington. The freshman third baseman finished 1-for-4 for the game and 2-for-8 in the doubleheader. He doubled in Game 1. He’s hitting .260… Read more »

Curfman carries shutout into 6th, racks up 8 Ks for Northern St.

April 5, 2019

Chugiak’s Cody Curfman carried a shutout into the sixth inning and struck out a season-high eight batters for Northern State University. He deserved a win, but settled for a hard-luck loss after two unearned runs doomed his super start in a 3-2 loss to Wayne State in NCAA D2 action in Nebraska. The 2016 Cook… Read more »

Take away one bad outing and Koloski has all-star stats at PC

April 3, 2019

At first glance, you see a pitcher’s 5.25 ERA and assume he can’t get outs. But that’s not the case with Anchorage’s Tommy Koloski. Even though his ERA is on the high side, the sophomore right-handed pitcher has been lights out this year for Phoenix College. Subtract his one bad outing among his nine appearances… Read more »

Davis strikes out season-high 8 batters, earns win for Dean

April 1, 2019

Gaten Davis of Anchorage threw 60 of 80 pitches for strikes en route to going the distance and earning his third career winning decision for Dean College in a 10-2 victory over Elms College in Franklin, Massachusetts. Davis scattered seven hits and struck out a season-high eight batters he faced. Better yet, he didn’t issue… Read more »

Wilson turns in strong performance to turn heads in Arizona

March 29, 2019

Anchorage’s Leland Wilson held his own against next-level batters in Arizona during an exhibition game with Langley Blaze out of Canada. The 6-foot-4 left-handed pitcher gave up just one base hit and one unearned run in three innings of work against a group of minor-league players there for spring training. Wilson, of West High fame,… Read more »

Few Ivy League batters are as dialed in as Homza at the plate

March 27, 2019

Ivy League pitchers aren’t having much luck fooling Willy Homza of Anchorage. The Brown University senior has struck out only 10 times in 83 plate appearances. Few players are as dialed in as he is right now. Homza, of South High fame, is hitting .385 on a 10-for-26 clip in the last eight games with… Read more »

Homza has 3 hits, 3 RBIs and a homer in Brown doubleheader

March 16, 2019

Willy Homza of Anchorage delivered three hits and three RBIs in two games, including his first home run of the season, for Brown University in a doubleheader loss to Fairfield in Providence, Rhode Island. The senior third baseman crushed a two-run bomb in the first inning of a 13-8 loss in Game 2. He went… Read more »