A day after combining for 50 runs over 16 innings, it looked like EMU and Southern Vermont would settle into a low-scoring affair. Then the seventh inning happened as the two teams put up nine runs. The Royals held the edge again on Sunday, completing a three-game sweep of SVC with a 12-9 win. Each [...]
Bridgewater College ran its winning streak to six Sunday afternoon with an 8-1 victory over the Juniata College Eagles. Freshman southpaw Corey Armentrout was impressive in his first collegiate start as he allowed just one earned run and five hits in seven innings on the mound. He struck out seven and walked one to improve [...]
It was a cold and windy day Saturday, but the bats were hot as the Eastern Mennonite baseball men swept a doubleheader from Southern Vermont in Harrisonburg. The two will play one more game Sunday afternoon. Link to this post!
The Bridgewater College Eagles swept a Saturday twinbill from Messiah by scores of 10-9 and 11-5. The Eagles, winners of five straight, improve to 7-1 while the Falcons drop to 0-3. Messiah, the 2011 Commonwealth Conference champion, jumped on Bridgewater starter Joseph Lucas for five runs in the third in the opener. Link to this [...]
Despite a dramatic last-second shot to force overtime, a trip to the ODAC Championship game was not to be for the Eastern Mennonite women, as they fell 62-59 Saturday afternoon to third-seeded Guilford. The Royals had beaten GC twice during the regular season, but couldn’t come up big in the most important meeting of the [...]
EMU made a pair of game-tying three pointers in the final 10 seconds of regulation, but it wasn’t enough as the Runnin Royals bowed out of the ODAC Tournament in overtime Friday night, falling 99-91 to Randolph-Macon. The men nearly pulled an upset in the two/seven game of the quarterfinals, but lost to the second-seeded [...]
The Eastern Mennonite women took over midway through the first half of their ODAC Quarterfinal game Thursday and came away with a 63-55 win over seven-seeded Roanoke. The #2 Royals advance to the Semifinals and will play Saturday against #3 Guilford at 3:00pm. The first 12 minutes of the game were relatively even before EMU’s [...]