Posts tagged Penn State Behrend baseball

Former D-10 players help Behrend baseball team start strong

By | March 15, 2014 7:46 pm | 0 Comments


The Penn State Behrend baseball team went 6-2 during its recent spring break trip to Florida. The Lions (6-4) wrapped up their southern trip with a 7-2 loss to St. Scholastica on Saturday in Fort Pierce. The Lions had a five-game win streak on the trip. The Lions’ roster includes several former District 10 players,… View Article

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Behrend’s Benim earns spot on NCAA Baseball Rules Committee

By | October 30, 2013 1:59 pm | 0 Comments


Penn State Behrend baseball coach and compliance director Paul Benim has been appointed to the NCAA Baseball Rules Committee. The committee deliberates on legislation and rules pertaining to NCAA baseball on all levels. Benim was honored by the appointment: This is really exciting to join baseball people across the country and discuss this great game…. View Article

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Behrend’s Jacobs named to ECAC all-star team

By | June 19, 2013 12:08 am | 0 Comments


Penn State Behrend senior pitcher Ryan Jacobs was named to the ECAC Division III South baseball all-star team recently. Jacobs was picked for the ECAC second team. Earlier honors for Jacobs included selection to the ABCA Mideast All-Region team third team and being named the AMCC pitcher of the year. Jacobs finished the season with an 8-2 record and 1.64 ERA with… View Article

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Rice, Jacobs claim Behrend baseball team awards

By | June 6, 2013 12:02 am | 0 Comments


The AMCC champion Penn State Behrend baseball team unveiled its 2013 team award winners this week after wrapping up a 30-12 season. Senior first baseman Vinny Rice was named team MVP after hitting .378 with eight doubles and 26 RBIs. Ryan Jacobs claimed the Most Valuable Pitcher award after going 8-2 with a 1.64 ERA. Jacobs, who threw a perfect game… View Article

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Area college players make all-region baseball teams

By | May 21, 2013 11:38 am | 0 Comments


Gannon’s Shayne Herold, Mercyhurst’s Ben Rawding and Penn State Behrend’s Vinny Rice each were named to all-region baseball teams Monday. Herold made the Rawlings/American Baseball Coaches Association All-Atlantic Region first team. The redshirt senior right-hander finished the regular season with a 9-0 record and 1.09 earned-run average. Rawding, a senior left-hander, made the Rawlings/ABCA second team after… View Article

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Penn State Behrend falls in NCAA tournament

By | May 17, 2013 12:32 am | 0 Comments


TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – The Penn State Behrend baseball team lost 3-2 to Wooster in the elimination game of the NCAA Division III championships at Rose-Hulman on Thursday. The Lions, who rallied for two runs in the bottom of the ninth inning but fell short in their comeback bid, finished their successful season with a 30-12 record. Vinny… View Article

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Behrend loses NCAA baseball opener, must win today

By | May 16, 2013 10:35 am | 0 Comments


TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — The Penn State Behrend baseball team saw firsthand Wednesday night why Marietta is a longtime power in NCAA Division III baseball. The Lions (30-11), coming off a tremendous offensive performance in the AMCC tournament, had just six hits Wednesday in an 11-1 loss to the No. 14 Etta Express in a… View Article

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7 Behrend baseball players, coach claim all-AMCC honors

By | May 14, 2013 2:11 pm | 0 Comments


Seven Penn State Behrend baseball players and coach Paul Benim were honored by the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference today. Benim was named AMCC coach of the year for the fifth time, while Ryan Jacobs was selected as pitcher of the year and John Hlavinka was newcomer of the year. Benim led the Lions (30-10) to… View Article

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Penn State Behrend wins AMCC baseball title

By | May 11, 2013 4:50 pm | 0 Comments


Penn State Behrend won its fifth AMCC baseball championship by beating La Roche 9-5 today at Behrend Field. Behrend (30-13) took advantage of four La Roche (29-14) errors in the game, including three during the Lions’ seven-run third inning. Center field Ryan Kragnes went 2-for-4 with two runs scored to lead the Lions, who had five hits… View Article

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AMCC baseball: Behrend beats Mount Aloysius, 11-2

By | May 10, 2013 9:44 am | 0 Comments


For the second consecutive day, Penn State Behrend had 16 hits as it rolled to an 11-2 victory over Mount Aloysius in the AMCC baseball tournament at Behrend. Ryan Kragnes, John Hlavinka and Matt Bittner had three hits apiece and Taylor Overby added two hits and three RBIs to lead Behrend into Saturday’s finals. Ryan Jacobs… View Article

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