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Bridgewater baseball coach named state coach of the year

Bridgewater College head baseball coach Curt Kendall has been named the State Coach of the Year in voting by the Virginia Sports Information Directors Association (VaSID).

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Bridgewater baseball finishes season in Top 25

The Bridgewater College baseball team was ranked in the Top 25 in a pair of season-ending polls released today.

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Bridgewater baseball falls to Emory, 11-3, forcing deciding game

Emory University forced the “if” game in the NCAA South Region tournament by rolling to an 11-3 victory Saturday afternoon over Bridgewater at Piedmont College’s Loudermilk Field.

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Bridgewater baseball wins again in NCAA Tournament

Bridgewater College rode a strong start from senior Kyle Henshaw to a 7-4 victory over Emory University in the NCAA South Region tournament at Piedmont College’s Loudermilk Field.

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Bridgewater baseball wins NCAA Tournament opener

Bridgewater College scored an unearned run in the top of 12th inning Thursday at Piedmont College’s Loudermilk Field to defeat Birmingham Southern 1-0 in the completion of a first-round game that was halted by rain on Wednesday evening.

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Bridgewater baseball ranked in preseason Top 25

The Bridgewater College Eagles are ranked No. 25 in the Collegiate Baseball Preseason Top 25. The Eagles finished the 2013 season with a 34-13 record and received an at-large bid to the NCAA South regional. Bridgewater expects to return five starting position players as well as much of its starting rotation for the 2014 season.

Give me the ball, coach: Armentrout’s effort one for the ages

Corey Armentrout wanted the ball. That was the building block of the game plan that brought Waynesboro its fifth Valley League Championship.

Bridgewater 2, Guilford 1

Kevin Chandler pitched a complete-game five-hitter Thursday and the Eagles pushed across an unearned run in the bottom of the ninth inning to defeat Guilford, 2-1, in the opening round of the ODAC baseball tournament at Lynchburg’s City Stadium. Chandler and Quakers’ righthander Will James dominated in a classic pitcher’s duel with James also going […]

Bridgewater splits doubleheader

Robert Gallet pitched a complete game in a 5-1 victory over Guilford in the second game of a twinbill to salvage a split for the Eagles in Saturday’s doubleheader. Guilford took the opener 9-8 in 10 innings. Gallet set the tone by retiring the first eight batters he faced and then scattered nine hits the […]

Bridgewater 14, EMU 1

Jonathan Mason and Alex Nuttycombe belted homes and lefty Corey Armentrout silenced the Eastern Mennonite bats as Bridgewater College rolled to a 14-1 ODAC victory Wednesday afternoon. The Eagles took the lead with a run in the bottom of the first. With two outs, Bryan Sanderson walked and stole second. Andrew Hacker then stroked a […]

#24 BC upsets #3 Christopher Newport

Alex Nuttycombe drove in the winning run with a single in the bottom of the ninth to lift No. 24 Bridgewater College to a 13-12 victory over No. 3 Christopher Newport. The victory is the fourth this season for the Eagles over a nationally-ranked opponent. Bridgewater is now 23-10 overall while CNU drops to 25-10.

Bridgewater baseball rolls past EMU

Bridgewater College used a pair of big innings Tuesday to defeat Eastern Mennonite, 13-5 in ODAC baseball action. The Royals nicked BC starter Joseph Lucas for a run in the first to lead 1-0, but the Eagles scored four in the top of the second to take the lead for good. Alex Nuttycombe singled to […]

Bridgewater bests W&L in extras

Jay Thompson capped a perfect day at the plate Monday afternoon with a game-winning walk-off single in the bottom of the 11th inning to lift the Eagles to a 5-4 victory over Washington and Lee. The Eagles erased a 2-1 deficit in the bottom of the eighth and a 4-3 deficit in the bottom of […]

BC baseball splits twinbill with R-MC

Bridgewater College and Randolph-Macon College split their doubleheader Saturday afternoon. Bridgewater won the opener, 8-0, while the Yellow Jackets held on for a 5-3 win in the second game. The early season twinbill matched the top two teams in the preseason poll with the Eagles picked No. 1 and the Yellow Jackets No. 2. In […]

#20 SU knocks off #25 BC

No. 20 Shenandoah University recorded its second victory over a ranked opponent this season with an 8-3 non-league baseball win over No. 25 Bridgewater College Thursday evening. In game that took four hours to complete thanks to a 63-minute rain delay in the middle of the first inning, Shenandoah (13-5) pounded out 11 hits against […]

Bridgewater baseball sweeps Virginia Wesleyan

Bridgewater College opened its ODAC schedule Saturday afternoon by taking both games of a doubleheader from Virginia Wesleyan. The Eagles won the first game 10-3 and then took Game 2 by a score of 4-1. Kevin Chandler pitched a complete game in the opener to lead the Eagles to the victory. Chandler allowed three runs, […]

Bridgewater closes road trip with win

Bridgewater College closed out its spring break trip with a 3-2 victory Wednesday over Aurora. The Eagles finished the trip with a 3-3 record and improved to 12-4 on the season. Aurora, like the Eagles, received votes in the most recent d3baseball.com/NCBWA Top 25 poll. The Spartans are now 4-2 on the season.

Bridgewater baseball splits two

The Bridgewater College Eagles split a Tuesday twinbill with Husson University, losing the opener 10-3 and winning Game 2 by a score of 3-1. Sophomore Dillon Via pitched a complete game to lead the Eagles to the victory in the second game. He allowed nine hits and one unearned runs in his seven innings. He […]

Bridgewater baseball knocks off #21 Thomas More

Bridgewater College junior outfielder Jonathan Mason belted a three-run homer and drove in four runs Monday to lead the Eagles to an 8-4 victory over No. 21 Thomas More. With the victory, the Eagles improve to 10-3 on the season. Bridgewater is now 3-0 against teams ranked in the Top 25.

BC baseball swept by Mount Union

Bridgewater’s winning streak was stopped at seven straight Sunday when Mount Union swept a pair of games from the Eagles by indetical 4-3 scores. In the opener, The Purple Raiders nicked BC starter Joseph Lucas for two runs in the bottom of the first. The Eagles talled an unearned run in the second inning, but […]

BC baseball upsets #22 Shenandoah

Bridgewater College jumped out to a quick 9-1 lead and held on for a 9-6 victory Thursday afternoon over No. 22 Shenandoah University. The victory is the second this season for the Eagles against a Top 25 opponent. The Hornets scored first on a run-scoring triple by Cory Nelson for a 1-0 lead in the […]

BC baseball runs winning streak to six

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 […]

Bridgewater sweeps Messiah

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.

BC baseball coach gets win #600

Bridgewater College head coach Curt Kendall picked up career win No. 600 Wednesday afternoon as the Eagles blanked Mary Washington 3-0. Kendall now has a career record of 600-386-8 to rank No. 18 in career victories among active Division III coaches. He ranks No. 34 all-time in wins in Division III. The BC pitching staff […]