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Redbirds name Kellar pitching coach | GoRedbirds.com

July 9, 2014 – 12:49 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. – Illinois State head baseball coach Bo Durkac continued to fill out his coaching staff on Monday by naming Michael Kellar pitching coach. Durkac named former Redbird player…

Durkac named new Redbird skipper | GoRedbirds.com

June 21, 2014 – 8:46 am | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. - Bo Durkacwas named the Illinois State head baseball coach Thursday, as announced by Director of Athletics Larry Lyons. Durkac has 12 years of coaching experience, including five…

Record Six Redbirds taken in MLB draft | GoRedbirds.com

June 7, 2014 – 8:45 pm | Comments Off
NORMAL, Ill. - Dylan Craig, Dan Savas, Mike Hollenbeck and Paul DeJong were selected in the 2014 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft Saturday, joining teammates Jeremy Rhoades and …

Redbirds fall short in MVC title game | GoRedbirds.com

May 25, 2014 – 7:42 am | Comments Off
TERRE HAUTE, Ind.- Dallas Baptist (40-19) tallied four unanswered runs to come-from-behind and defeat Illinois State (33-22), 4-1, in the Missouri Valley Conference Championship title game. The loss brought to…

Craig strong in Redbird win | GoRedbirds.com

May 22, 2014 – 9:04 am | Comments Off
TERRE HAUTE, Ind.— Dylan Craig struck out a career-best 11 batters and #5 Illinois State (32-21) clubbed a season-best three home runs to top #8 Southern Illinois (26-30), 6-1, in…

Redbirds open MVC tourney with win | GoRedbirds.com

May 20, 2014 – 12:51 pm | Comments Off
TERRE HAUTE, Ind.— Dan Savas and Jeremy Rhoades combined to shut out #4 Wichita State (29-27) as #5 Illinois State (31-21) topped the Shockers, 6-0, in opening round action of…

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…

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…

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…