On the second day of the Fourth Annual Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Postseason Baseball Tournament, the Cal Lutheran baseball team led from start to finish in a 6-3 victory over Redlands at Anderson Field on Saturday afternoon. With the win, the Kingsmen advance to the championship on Sunday with a chance to clinch a spot in the NCAA Division III Playoffs.
In the first game of the 2016 Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Postseason Baseball Tournament, the No. 2 seeded Cal Lutheran baseball team defeated No. 3 seed Chapman in come from behind fashion in a back and forth battle at Ullman Stadium on Friday afternoon.
It could have been the lineup tweaks. It could have been a greater sense of urgency. It might have been just a natural maturation. Regardless of the cause, there was a clear turning point for the Cal Lutheran baseball team this season.
After rain washed out a single SCIAC game on the road yesterday, the Cal Lutheran baseball team returned to action at Ullman Stadium with a split double header against Pomona-Pitzer and La Verne on Sunday. The Kingsmen routed the Sagehens 19-6 before a dramatic 6-5 come-from-behind win over the Leopards in 11 innings in the nightcap.
The No. 22 Cal Lutheran baseball team opened up Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Round Robin play with an 11-1 victory against Caltech as freshman Ryan Bill came two outs away from a no-hitter on the road on Wednesday afternoon.
The final scheduled SCIAC double header pitted the top two teams in the league standings and a pair of ABCA ranked squads inside of Ullman Stadium today. On George “Sparky” Anderson Field, No. 18 Cal Lutheran and No. 8 Occidental previewed the championship atmosphere that will ensue in the coming weeks with an extra inning battle that went to the Tigers, 4-3, after the Kingsmen downed the visiting team, 16-6, with ease in the opening game of the day.