A trio of Simpson baseball players were recognized on the American Rivers All-Conference teams for their performances on the diamond this spring. Truman Schmitt, Brady Held and Devin Creger received the honors.
For the second time this season, Truman Schmitt has been selected as the American Rivers Conference Baseball Position Player of the Week, announced by the conference office on Monday.
The Simpson baseball team tried to play the spoiler on Saturday but could not take the series from Luther and lost 4-3 and 5-3 in 10 innings to close out the 2019 season.
The Simpson baseball team exploded for a season-high 19 hits and won 11-5 over Luther on Friday to start the last weekend series of the year for the Storm.
In the last series on the road for the season, the Simpson baseball team dropped a doubleheader at Wartburg on Monday. The Storm lost 6-5 in the opener and 4-2 in the nightcap.
The Simpson baseball doubleheader scheduled at Wartburg has been moved once again. The two teams will play on Monday.