2017 Baseball News

  • S Club Hall of Fame welcomes four athletes, two coaches in class of 2017
    August 17, 2017
    Former student-athletes Janelle Claiborne Duffy '05 (women's golf), Tiffany Everding Goodchild '07 (volleyball), Lisa Simpson Klein '91 (women's track & field) and Jason Ripke '07 (football, men's track & field) and coaches Joe Blake '71 (assistant baseball coach) and Henry Christowski (head softball coach) will be inducted into the school's athletic hall of fame.
  • #StormTop10 Moments No. 10: Baseball walks off twice / Wrestling beats BV on last-second pin
    July 24, 2017
    We kick off our second #StormTop10 list of the summer with a tie for the No. 10 top moment between baseball’s walk-off wins over Loras and Central and the wrestling team’s dramatic, last-match pin to beat Buena Vista in the Black Box.
  • Simpson places 34 on All-IIAC Academic Team
    June 07, 2017
    Thirty-four Simpson student-athletes competing in spring sports earned a spot on the 2016-17 Iowa Conference All-Academic Team.
  • Hillygus named honorable mention all-conference
    May 31, 2017
    Simpson first baseman Hunter Hillygus was named Honorable Mention All-Iowa Conference for the 2017 season following a vote of the league’s coaches, as announced by the league office earlier this month.
  • Storm walk-off 2017 season with win
    May 06, 2017
    The wins and losses may not have panned out the way Simpson baseball fans would have liked in 2017, but they couldn’t have asked for a better finish to the season.
  • Storm fall to Central
    May 05, 2017
    Dylan Diveney threw six scoreless innings, Tanner Wood had three hits and four RBIs and Central handed the Simpson baseball team a 15-0, seven-inning loss in the series opener Friday evening.
  • Storm knock off Buena Vista in opener, split doubleheader
    April 29, 2017
    Tanner Jansen scored the game-winning run in the eighth inning, Trey Kehoe tossed 2 2/3 scoreless innings of relief and the Simpson baseball team knocked off Buena Vista 3-2 in game one of Saturday’s doubleheader. Buena Vista won game two 12-2 in seven innings.
  • Richman’s quality start not enough in loss to Buena Vista
    April 28, 2017
    Adam Richman gave the Simpson baseball team a complete-game effort on the hill but Devon Harms’ go-ahead RBI single in the seventh inning held up as the game-winner and Buena Vista held on for a 2-1 win in the series opener Friday night.
  • Game one comeback falls short, Storm swept by Coe
    April 22, 2017
    The Simpson baseball team came back from four runs down to take a short-lived lead in game one but Coe scored three in the top of the ninth to win 10-7 on the way to a doubleheader sweep Saturday. Coe won game two 8-1.
  • Slow start hurts Storm in loss to Coe
    April 21, 2017
    Kyle Alvarado drove in two runs on three hits, Thomas Schaedel threw seven hitless innings and Coe used a three-run first inning to hand the Simpson baseball team a 7-2 loss in the series opener Friday night.
  • Luther bats overpower Storm in series finale
    April 15, 2017
    Cody Reimer had three hits and four RBIs and Luther pounded out 18 hits to beat the Simpson baseball team 17-2 in eight innings to earn a sweep in the three-game series Saturday morning.
  • Baseball series with Luther altered
    April 14, 2017
    Due to the threat of scattered thunderstorms for the next two days, the Iowa Conference baseball series between Simpson and Luther has been altered. The teams will play a doubleheader Friday beginning at 4:30 p.m. and conclude the series with a single game Saturday at 10 a.m.
  • Norse snag two from Storm
    April 14, 2017
    The Simpson baseball team dropped both halves of a doubleheader to Luther on Friday, losing game one 13-8 and 14-3 in seven innings in the nightcap.
  • Storm fall to Wartburg
    April 11, 2017
    Mike Brown had three hits, Cody Hyler hit a three-run homer in a big seventh inning and Wartburg beat the Simpson baseball team 17-1 in a run-ruled game on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Tuesday's Simpson/Wartburg baseball game moved up to Noon
    April 10, 2017
    Tuesday’s Iowa Conference baseball game between Simpson and Wartburg has been moved up to a 12 p.m. start in order to accommodate Wartburg academic commitments.
  • Storm drop doubleheader at Dubuque
    April 08, 2017
    The Simpson baseball team got out to a 4-1 lead in the getaway game but Dubuque rallied with a big sixth inning as the Storm dropped both games of Saturday’s doubleheader, 7-0 and 9-5.
  • Storm suffer 13-inning loss in Dubuque
    April 07, 2017
    Luke Anctil had three hits and one RBI in the 13-inning loss at Dubuque on Friday afternoon. The Storm dropped the game 5-4 in extra innings when the Spartans scored on a walk-off single.
  • Storm drop pair of one-run games to Wartburg
    April 04, 2017
    The Simpson baseball team lost a pair of tight contests to the defending Iowa Conference champions Tuesday, losing game one 7-6 on a walk-off single and falling 6-5 in the nightcap.
  • Richman homer propels Storm to win over Nebraska Wesleyan
    April 01, 2017
    Adam Richman hit a two-run homer as part of a three-run fourth, Curt Castenson led a solid outing by the pitching staff and the Simpson baseball team beat Nebraska Wesleyan 4-2 on Saturday, the final game of the three-game series.
  • Storm offense quiet in doubleheader loss
    March 31, 2017
    The Simpson baseball team dropped a doubleheader to Nebraska Wesleyan on Friday, falling 5-1 in game one and 2-1 in game to begin a three-game set from NWU Field.
  • Weekend baseball series at Nebraska Wesleyan altered
    March 30, 2017
    The Iowa Conference baseball series between Simpson and Nebraska Wesleyan has been altered due to weather. The teams will now play a doubleheader on Friday and conclude the series with a single game on Saturday.
  • Improbable comeback helps Storm split doubleheader with Loras
    March 26, 2017
    Trent Dooley drove in the game-tying run with a two-out triple, scored the game-winner one batter later and the Simpson baseball team came back from five runs down to beat Loras 10-9, splitting Sunday’s doubleheader. Loras won game two 13-0 in eight innings.
  • Loras comes back to beat Storm in IIAC opener
    March 25, 2017
    Austin Konagel scored the winning run on a throwing error in the top of the ninth inning as Loras scored four runs in its final at-bat to beat the Simpson baseball team 10-7 on a cold, wet evening Saturday at McBride Field.
  • UPDATE: Baseball series against Loras altered again
    March 23, 2017
    The Iowa Conference baseball series between Simpson and Loras has been altered again due to inclement weather. The teams will now play a single, nine-inning game beginning at 4 p.m. Saturday and conclude the series with a doubleheader Sunday beginning at 1 p.m.
  • Storm drop doubleheader to Wis.-Platteville
    March 22, 2017
    Three bad innings came back to haunt the Simpson baseball team in the home-opener as the Storm lost to Wis.-Platteville 14-7 and 10-2 on a chilly Wednesday afternoon.
  • Greiner comes up big to help Storm split on final day in Arizona
    March 10, 2017
    Jonathan Greiner drove in three runs and came on to record the final two outs as the Simpson baseball team closed the Tucson Invitational on a winning note, beating Marian (Wis.) 6-4 in game two of Friday’s doubleheader. Marian edged Simpson 2-1 in the opener.
  • Long balls help Storm to doubleheader split with Bethany Lutheran
    March 09, 2017
    Luke Anctil, Adam Richman and Truman Schmitt went deep in game one and the Simpson baseball team earned a doubleheader split against Bethany Lutheran at the Tucson Invitational on Thursday. Simpson won game one 7-4 and lost the nightcap 8-1.
  • Offensive onslaught helps Storm earn first win
    March 07, 2017
    The Simpson baseball team got its first win of the season in convincing fashion, plating 21 runs on 27 hits in a shutout win over North Central (Minn.) on Tuesday. Simpson earned a split on the day, falling to Wabash 14-5 in the second game of the day.
  • Storm drop doubleheader to Newbury
    March 05, 2017
    The Simpson baseball team dropped both games of its doubleheader against Newbury on Sunday at Kino Sports Complex, losing 6-5 in game one and 10-4 in the nightcap.
  • Storm begin 2017 season in Arizona
    March 04, 2017
    The Simpson baseball team begins the Nathan Roling era Saturday when it begins play at the Tucson Invitational from Kino Sports Complex. The Storm will play 10 games on their annual spring break trip, beginning with a double-dip against Aurora.
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