In a pair of high scoring games, the Cal Lutheran baseball team split its doubleheader matchup on the road against Redlands on Saturday afternoon. The Kingsmen rallied for a 10-7 victory in game one before falling 8-6 in game two to drop the series to the Bulldogs.
In a non-conference matchup between two of the top ranked Division III teams in the nation, according to the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) Poll, the No. 20 Cal Lutheran baseball team knocked off No. 15 Kean (N.J.) 5-2 at Sparky Anderson Field inside Ullman Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
After dropping three straight games, the No. 20 Cal Lutheran baseball team got back on track with a doubleheader sweep over No. 21 Occidental on Saturday afternoon at Ullman Stadium. The Kingsmen put on a hitting clinic in game one, en route to a 12-7 win, before shutting out the Tigers 4-0 to clinch the series.
In a matchup between two of the top teams in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) on Friday afternoon, the No. 20 Cal Lutheran baseball team fell to No. 21 Occidental, 12-6, in the series opener at Anderson Field.
Playing one day earlier than previously scheduled due to a forecast of rain, the No. 20 Cal Lutheran baseball team earned its first home and Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) victory a little sooner with a 7-5 win over La Verne in a game that was called for darkness in the eighth inning.
The No. 20 Cal Lutheran baseball team started the season on a strong note over the weekend, winning two out of three games at the Cactus Classic in Tucson, Ariz. The Kingsmen dropped a close 2-1 decision to Linfield in the season-opener before bouncing back to trounce Pacific (Ore.) 12-0 and edge Sul Ross State 5-4 at the Kino Sports Complex.