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Ryan Doty delivers a pitch as a senior with the Knights in 2013. -- Wartburg Athletics

Doty promoted to baseball assistant

  The Iowa Conference’s 2013 pitcher of the year is Wartburg’s new assistant coach. Ryan Doty, who also played second base along with pitching for the Knights from 2010-13, was promoted from volunteer to assistant, head coach Joel Holst announced today. Doty replaces Matt Schirm, who left Wartburg to become […]

by · August 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Baseball, Sports
Wartburg baseball assistant takes over at IIAC foe

Wartburg baseball assistant takes over at IIAC foe

Wartburg baseball assistant coach Matt Schirm is the new head coach at Iowa Conference foe Central, the Dutch announced today. Schirm, who was with the Knights for four seasons, takes over for Adam Stevens, who left for a similar post at Aurora after 11 years at the helm. “I couldn’t be […]

by · July 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Baseball, Sports
Ryan Powers takes a swing during Wartburg's final regular season series against Central. The senior third-baseman received first-team all-region honors for the second consecutive season.

All-region baseball features three Knights

  First-baseman DJ Utley and third-baseman Ryan Powers represent Wartburg on d3baseball.com’s All-Central Region first team. Pitcher Ben Rettenmeier garnered second-team honors. Utley, the Iowa Conference position player of the year, hit .407 with 14 doubles, seven home runs and 37 RBI in his first season with the Knights after […]

by · May 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Baseball, Sports
D.J. Utley takes a swing at the Iowa Conference tournament. The junior is the Iowa Conference's position player of the year in his first season with the Knights.

Utley is IIAC baseball MVP

    Wartburg junior first-baseman/utility player D.J. Utley is the Iowa Conference baseball position player of the year, the league announced Wednesday afternoon. In his first season with the Knights, the junior college transfer from DMACC led the conference in on-base percentage (.503) and home runs (7). He batted .407 and […]

by · May 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Baseball, Sports
NCAA releases D-III baseball bracket

NCAA releases D-III baseball bracket

The NCAA released the bracket for the 2014 Division III Baseball Championships early Monday morning. Shenandoah, Linfield, Webster, Wis.-Whitewater, Moravian, Eastern Connecticut State, Cortland State and Marietta are the top seeds. Forty teams received automatic Pool A bids from their conferences, while Case Western Reserve and Emory got Pool B bids […]

by · May 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Baseball, Sports
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