2020 AMCC Baseball News

  • Ryan Neely, Franciscan University, Baseball - Pitcher
    March 16, 2020
    Neely improved to 2-0 this season, pitching a complete game shutout in the Barons match up with North Central. Neely pitched all seven innings, allowing just five hits while recording four strikeouts.
  • Matteo Avallone, Alfred State College, Baseball - Player
    March 16, 2020
    Avallone had a big week for the Pioneers, as he recorded a .441 batting average by going 15-for-34 at the plate. Avallone collected hits in nine of the team's 10 games last week. He hit .441 while recording a .794 slugging percentage. He smashed three homeruns, collected 15 RBIs, and scored seven runs.
  • AMCC CANCELLING CONFERENCE PLAY FOR SPRING SEASON
    March 13, 2020
    The AMCC Presidents Council has voted unanimously to cancel conference competition for the remainder of the academic year, effective immediately.
  • Tre Thomas, La Roche University, Baseball - Pitcher
    March 09, 2020
    Thomas led the Redhawks to a 5-4 victory against Swarthmore College Sunday afternoon at Day One of the Snowbird baseball classic on Sunday (3/9). Thomas got the start and his first win of the season. He gave up just one earned run in 6.1 innings pitched, striking out six batters while only walking one. Thomas threw just 80 pitches, as 55 of them were strikes.
  • Austin O'Shei, Hilbert College, Baseball - Player
    March 09, 2020
    O'Shei had an outstanding week to lead the Hawks to a 4-3 record. O'Shei started all seven games and finished with a .409 batting average, .536 on base percentage and belted his first career home run in game two against Eastern Nazerene. The senior leadoff hitter also scored 10 runs and stole five bases to pace the offense. Defensively, the senior backstop threw out both runners who attempted to steal on him while behind the dish to help shut down the opponents run game.
  • PITT-BRADFORD'S BOYER RECOGNIZED BY D3BASEBALL.COM AND THE NCBWA
    March 05, 2020
    Pitt-Bradford senior pitcher Ryan Boyer has been recognized by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers of America and D3baseball.com for his early season performances for the Panthers. Boyer was named Pitcher of the Week by the NCWBA and placed on the Team of the Week by D3baseball.com.
  • Ryan Boyer, Pitt-Bradford, Baseball (Pitcher)
    March 02, 2020
    Boyer threw his second straight two-hit shutout for Pitt-Bradford in a 9-0 victory over wells. Boyer struck out 13 batters without allowing a walk. He pitched the final five innings of the game without allowing a hit. This was the second straight two-hit shutout for boyer who has struck out 33 batters in 18 innings pitched.
  • Tyler Hoops, Pitt-Bradford, Baseball (Player)
    March 02, 2020
    Hoops hit .545 in the Panthers three-game sweep of Wells over the weekend. He recorded two hits in each of the games and hit four triples. Hoops scored four runs, drove in four and stole two bases. Hoops also drew a walk and was hit by pitches twice, adding up to a .643 on-base percentage from the leadoff spot. He also played all 23 innings at shortstop without committing an error.
  • MEDAILLE BASEBALL RAISES $8,500 FOR CANCER RESEARCH
    March 01, 2020
    The Medaille College baseball team was back at it Sunday afternoon as they held their 2nd annual "Goin' Bald For Bucks" event.
  • Andrew Santobuono, Alfred State College, Baseball - Pitcher
    February 24, 2020
    Santobuono has a pair of victories in the Pioneers first six games. He threw six shutout innings (three hits) with eight strikeouts vs. Wesley last weekend and then threw another six innings in a victory over Brockport. Versus Brockport, he allowed six hits and two earned runs while walking one and striking out three. He is 2-0 with a 1.50 ERA thus far in 12 innings of work.
  • Colin Johnson, Alfred State College, Baseball - Player
    February 24, 2020
    Johnson has had a great start to the 2020 season. He collected hits in five of the team's first six games, including four multi-hit games. He recorded a double, a triple, two homeruns and drove in seven runs.
  • LA ROCHE TOPS BASEBALL PRESEASON POLL
    February 10, 2020
    Despite former La Roche University head coach Chase Rowe stepping down from the helm earlier this year, the seven-time AMCC baseball champions are still expected to defend their league title, according to league coaches.
  • LA ROCHE'S CHASE ROWE ACCEPTS POSITION WITH DETROIT TIGERS ORGANIZATION
    December 05, 2019
    Earlier this week, La Roche University's Head Baseball Coach, Chase Rowe, announced on twitter that he has accepted a position with a minor league affiliate of the Detroit Tigers.
  • BEHREND BASEBALL TEAMS UP WITH GRADY'S DECISION
    December 04, 2019
    On Tuesday, December 3, 2019, the Penn State Behrend baseball team voluntarily received haircuts on the stage in Bruno's Café to raise money for Grady's Decision, a non-profit organization run by alumni Ryan Smith.
  • BEHREND'S ZBEZINSKI OVERCOMES INJURY & TRANSFER TO SHINE IN AMCC
    November 22, 2019
    Gibsonia, Pennsylvania; home to one of the state’s largest high schools in Pine-Richland High School. The school has produced phenomenal baseball talent through the years, and most famously produced current big leaguer Neil Walker.
  • MEDAILLE PLANS $7.5 MILLION EXPANSION OF NEW SPORTS COMPLEX
    November 19, 2019
    Months after opening its new sports complex in the city's Valley neighborhood, Medaille College is making plans for a major expansion.
  • HILBERT BASEBALL ASSISTS SPECIAL OLYMPICS
    November 03, 2019
    The Hilbert College baseball team came together in support of the Special Olympics for a few hours on Saturday.