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September 12, 2014 – 9:07 am | Comments Off
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Schweiss Rocked, Otters Explode for 10 Runs in CornBelters Loss

May 18, 2014 – 12:52 am | Comments Off
by Zack Carpenter NORMAL, Ill. – The Evansville Otters used an explosive six-run third inning to grab an early stranglehold of Saturday night’s 10-7 victory. Starting pitcher Michael Schweiss (0-1)…

CornBelters Take Season-Opener, 5-0

May 16, 2014 – 11:56 pm | Comments Off
by Zack Carpenter NORMAL, Ill. – It didn’t take long for the Normal CornBelters to get on the board in the opening game of the 2014 season. The CornBelters took…

Heartland’s Bloomfield commits to North Park

May 16, 2014 – 9:12 am | Comments Off
Heartland Hawks logo Heartland Community College head coach and athletic director, Nate Metzger has announced that sophomore infielder Evan Bloomfield (Frankfort, Illinois / Lincoln-Way East High School)  has committed to play baseball at…

Baseball Season Is Back at the Corn Crib!

May 15, 2014 – 9:52 pm | Comments Off
by David Petschenko There aren’t many better words in the English language than “baseball is back” and as of this Friday, May 16th, those words can be uttered again. Coming…

IWU eliminated from tournament | IWUsports.com

May 15, 2014 – 8:17 pm | Comments Off
McMINNVILLE, Ore. – The Illinois Wesleyan baseball team was stung by two runs in the eighth inning in a 3-2 come-from-behind win by LeTourneau, eliminating the Titans from the NCAA…

Redbirds shut down by Shockers | GoRedbirds.com

May 15, 2014 – 7:57 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. - Illinois State (30-19, 10-9 MVC) was shut out for the second time in four games, falling 2-0 to Wichita State (27-26, 11-8 MVC) Thursday night at Duffy…

Titans head to Oregon for regional play | IWUsports.com

May 12, 2014 – 1:40 pm | Comments Off
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – As the regional’s No. 5 seed, the Illinois Wesleyan baseball team is playing in the NCAA Division III Regional at McMinnville, Ore., hosted by Linfield College at…

Aces sweep Redbirds | Goredbirds.com

May 12, 2014 – 1:25 pm | Comments Off
EVANSVILLE, Ind. - Illinois State (30-18, 10-8 MVC) jumped ahead to an early 4-0 lead, but a five-run fourth inning swung the game for good as Evansville (33-17, 14-4 MVC)…

Redbirds drop two to Evansville | GoRedbirds.com

May 10, 2014 – 11:26 pm | Comments Off
EVANSVILLE, Ind. - Illinois State (30-17, 10-7 MVC) was swept in a doubleheader, 12-0 (7) and 3-1, Saturday afternoon at Evansville (32-17, 13-4). The Redbirds mustered just one run over…

CornBelters Host Sell-Out Crowd, Earn Win in Exhibition Game

May 8, 2014 – 6:40 pm | Comments Off
CornBelters use big 7th to slam Joliet Corn Crib hosts sell out crowd of students on Education Day Normal, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, used…

CornBelters Add Two Pitchers

May 6, 2014 – 5:42 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL CORNBELTERS ADD TWO PITCHERS TO ROSTER Hilt and Rosan Are Newest CornBelters Normal, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, have signed contracts with right handed…

Michael Collins #19 jersey retirement ceremony: May 4, 2014

May 4, 2014 – 2:32 pm | Comments Off

Redbirds leave Macomb with victory | GoRedbirds.com

May 4, 2014 – 1:40 am | Comments Off
MACOMB, Ill. -  Illinois State (30-15) sent 19 batters to the plate in a 14-run seventh inning en route to a 22-7 seven inning victory over Western Illinois (18-24) Sunday…

Titans sweep Elmhurst | IWUsports.com

May 3, 2014 – 10:45 pm | Comments Off
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – The Illinois Wesleyan baseball team finished off a three-game weekend sweep of Elmhurst with two wins on Saturday, May 3, at Jack Horenberger Field by scores of…