Baseball, softball go 13-3

Baseball, softball go 13-3

Wartburg’s baseball team won all eight Iowa Conference games they played this week and the softball team went 2-2. The Knights baseball team had a four-game series against the Simpson Storm on April 3 and 4. During the first doubleheader, Wartburg was victorious, 13-2 and in the second game, won […]

by · April 10, 2016 · 0 comments · Baseball, Sports
Katie Sommer plays basketball for the Knights and will soon be joining the softball team.—Riley Cole/TRUMPET

For the love of both sports: Athletes share experience competing in two sports

Katie Sommer has excelled on the basketball court this season, but after stepping off the court she will step onto the infield as part of the Wartburg softball team. When it came to deciding to compete in sports in college, Sommer said she did not want to compete in just […]

Mike Brown practices his throw at practice. — Erica Dynes/TRUMPET

Baseball, softball set goals for this season

Baseball and softball season are just around the corner with the first tournament at the end of February. The baseball team is coming off a successful season from last year. The Knights finished the 2015 season 33-14 overall which included a conference and regional title and a bid to the […]

by · February 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Baseball, Softball, Sports
Nathan Brown is one of the players who has put in extra time this fall. Rope workouts is just one way the baseball players have been getting better during their fall ball season. — Tyler French/TRUMPET

Wartburg fall baseball starts

The Wartburg baseball team is ready to get back to work. The Knights are coming off an Iowa Conference championship, and are already putting the work in to try and repeat. According to assistant coach Ryan Doty, the new senior class has stepped up into the leadership roles that have […]

by · September 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Baseball, Sports
Both Gilson and Bolt were a part of Wartburg's 2015 Iowa Conference championship team.

Gilson, Bolt sign with Waterloo Bucks

  For the remaining nine games of the Waterloo Bucks’ season, Knights pitchers Taylor Gilson and Parker Bolt will be joining the team. Gilson and Bolt both signed with the Bucks on Friday, July 31. Gilson, a junior, accumulated 58 strikeouts over 66.1 innings. He also recorded a 2.31 ERA and […]

by · August 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Baseball, Sports