Baseball

Brothers in orange and black

Brothers in orange and black

If you’re a fan of Wartburg sports, you may recognize the names Tyler Willis and Logan Schrader.  Willis was a two-year starter at second base on Wartburg’s baseball team.  Schrader holds several school records and is currently playing football in Germany.  Both graduated in May. Their brothers, Connor Schrader and Eric […]

by · September 23, 2016 · 0 comments · Baseball, Football, Sports

Wartburg baseball season ends

The Wartburg baseball team fell 5-1 to Washington University-St. Louis Friday, May 20 to finish the season 34-13. The loss ended the Knights’ run in the NCAA Tournament. The Bears were the first team on the board on a double off the left centerfield wall in the first inning to […]

by · May 20, 2016 · 0 comments · Baseball, Sports

Wartburg still alive in NCAA regional

Wartburg shutout Westminster College 8-0 Thursday to keep from being eliminated in the NCAA Regional baseball tournament. The game was scoreless until the sixth when sophomore Zach Hovick drove in seniors Milton Croes and Tanner Johnson to take a 2-0 lead. The Knights added to their margin in the seventh […]

by · May 19, 2016 · 0 comments · Baseball, Sports
Wartburg loses NCCA tournament game

Wartburg loses NCCA tournament game

Wartburg lost to Rose-Hulman 7-2 in the first round of the NCAA Regionals on May 18. The game was tied at one apiece until the seventh inning when Rose-Hulman went ahead by one run and then scored four runs in the eighth inning. Parker Bolt gave up seven hits and […]

by · May 18, 2016 · 0 comments · Baseball, Sports
Holst named coach of the year

Holst named coach of the year

Joel Holst, head baseball coach for Wartburg, has been named coach of the year for the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC). It’s the 11th time Holst has received the honor, the most in conference history. Earnest Oppermann is the only other Wartburg baseball coach to win the honor. He won […]

by · May 16, 2016 · 0 comments · Baseball, Sports
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