2019 Carson-Newman Baseball News

  • No. 18 Catawba seals sweep of C-N
    March 17, 2019
    SALISBURY, N.C. – Entering the weekend as one of the top offensives in the South Atlantic Conference, Carson-Newman was unable to get the big hit Sunday at Newman Park falling 6-5 and 6-0 to 18th-ranked Catawba being swept for a second-straight weekend.
  • No. 18 Indians spoil Sharpe’s four-hit day
    March 16, 2019
    SALISBURY, N.C. – John Sharpe racked up a career-high four hits but 18th-ranked Catawba scratched across enough runs to take down Carson-Newman 5-2 to open a three-game South Atlantic Conference series Saturday at Newman Park.
  • Consistent No. 18 Catawba on tap for Griffin’s unit
    March 14, 2019
    SALISBURY, N.C. – Looking to get back in the win column in South Atlantic Conference action, Carson-Newman hits the road to face perennial league champion and 18th-ranked Catawba for a three-game series. Game one of the series is slated for Saturday at 2 p.m. with a doubleheader on Sunday at 1 p.m.
  • Cogburn’s start, Goforth’s blast lead No. 25 C-N over Belmont Abbey
    March 12, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Logan Cogburn produced his longest outing of his career and Ethan Goforth’s two-run homer in the sixth proved to be the difference in a 4-1 Carson-Newman, ranked 25th, victory over Belmont Abbey Tuesday afternoon at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
  • LMU pulls away from No. 25 C-N to seal sweep
    March 11, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – In the longest game of the year at 4:03, a one-run game after five innings saw Lincoln Memorial score 12 of the final 15 runs to close out a series sweep over Carson-Newman 16-6 Monday at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex in South Atlantic Conference play.
  • ‘Splitters outslug No. 25 Eagles seizing Sunday set
    March 10, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – To open its first home South Atlantic Conference series of the 2019 season, No. 25 Carson-Newman was outhit 27-12 falling 14-5 and 4-3 Sunday afternoon to Lincoln Memorial at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex snapping the Eagles six-game SAC regular season winning streak and five-game home streak.
  • Eagles and 'Splitters shuffle SAC series
    March 08, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Consistent rain drops pelting the green grass of the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex has forced Carson-Newman to make changes to its opening South Atlantic Conference home series with Lincoln Memorial. The three-game set will now begin on Sunday at 1 p.m. with a doubleheader scheduled before things conclude on Monday afternoon at 2 p.m.
  • No. 25 C-N seeks elusive series win versus LMU
    March 07, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – With its sights set on winning a series against Lincoln Memorial for the first time in eight years, 25th-ranked Carson-Newman hosts its first South Atlantic Conference series this weekend starting with a twin-bill at noon on Saturday before concluding with Sunday at 1 p.m.
  • Hurlers befuddle Big Blues in 11-2 victory
    March 06, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Seven pitchers combined to strikeout a season-high 16 batters as 25th-ranked Carson-Newman ran its home winning streak to five games by controlling Bluefield State 11-2 Wednesday afternoon at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
  • Griffin garners SAC Player of the Week honors
    March 05, 2019
    ROCK HILL, S.C. – For the first time in his career, sophomore outfielder Jordan Griffin was named the South Atlantic Conference’s Player of the Week announced by the league on Tuesday.
  • Late rally falls shy as eight-run fifth sinks C-N
    March 05, 2019
    YOUNG HARRIS, Ga. – Carson-Newman put the tying run on base with no one out in the top of the ninth but could not bring the runners around as Young Harris’s eight-run fifth inning held up in an 8-6 C-N loss at Zell B. Miller Field Wednesday.
  • Lions and Eagles cancel series finale
    March 04, 2019
    MARS HILL, N.C. - After heavy rainfall Sunday, Carson-Newman and Mars Hill have cancelled the series finale slated for Monday with no make-up to finish the series per South Atlantic Conference rules.
  • Mountain Lions and Big Blues on midweek docket
    March 04, 2019
    YOUNG HARRIS, Ga. – For the final time on the current schedule, Carson-Newman plays a pair of midweek contests with a road trip to Young Harris Tuesday at 2 p.m. before hosting Bluefield State on Wednesday at 2 p.m.
  • Lashing lumber leads Eagles to domination of Lions
    March 02, 2019
    MARS HILL, N.C. – In 14-7 and 12-4 victories, Carson-Newman’s bats produced six home runs reaching base at a .533 clip top open South Atlantic Conference action with convincing wins at Henderson Field against Mars Hill Saturday afternoon.
  • Opening SAC series postponed to Saturday and Sunday
    March 01, 2019
    MARS HILL, N.C. - When it looked like spring was starting to bloom in the Southeast, Mother Nature changed Carson-Newman's opening weekend of South Atlantic Conference games at Mars Hill with periods of rain Friday morning. 
  • SAC season opens as Eagles aim to end skid versus Mars Hill
    February 28, 2019
    MARS HILL, N.C. – Looking to snap an eight-game losing streak to Mars Hill, Carson-Newman opens its 2019 South Atlantic Conference schedule Friday afternoon at 2 p.m. against the Lions wrapping up the series on Saturday with a doubleheader starting at noon.
  • Pitching staff stifles Crusaders in C-N road win
    February 27, 2019
    BELMONT, N.C. – Carson-Newman’s pitching staff yielded a pair of hits on the day and no runs until two outs in the bottom of the ninth to win a fourth-straight game with a 7-3 victory over Belmont Abbey at Abbey Yard Wednesday afternoon.
  • Road trip starts with No. 22 Eagles visiting Crusaders
    February 25, 2019
    BELMONT, N.C. – Opening its longest road journey of the 2019 season, 22nd-ranked Carson-Newman starts a five-game trip Wednesday afternoon at 3 p.m. at Belmont Abbey looking to put a punctuation mark on the winningest month in nine years.
  • Big innings pace No. 22 C-N twin-bill sweep of Senators
    February 24, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – No. 22 Carson-Newman scored at least three runs six times in 14 innings outscoring Davis & Elkins 27-9 winning 15-4 and 12-5 against the Senators Sunday afternoon at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
  • Flooding Mossy Creek washes out Saturday baseball
    February 23, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - It has been days since the fans of Mossy Creek have seen the sun. With relentless rain and no end in sight on Saturday, Carson-Newman has elected to cancel its doubleheader against Davis & Elkins with hopes of playing a pair against the Senators on Sunday.
  • Final tune-up before SAC play for No. 22 C-N bring Senators south
    February 22, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – In the final weekend series before conference action ignites, 22nd-ranked Carson-Newman hosts Davis & Elkins for a four-game series at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex. Two seven-inning affairs are slated for Saturday starting at 1 p.m. with a nine- and a seven-inning effort on Sunday at noon.
  • Cogburn’s shutout start sends No. 22 C-N over Virginia-Wise
    February 19, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Logan Cogburn hurled five scoreless stanzas to lead 22nd-ranked Carson-Newman to a 9-4 victory over Virginia-Wise in a sloppy Tuesday afternoon affair at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
  • Beamish’s two-out homer sinks Eagles
    February 18, 2019
    CLEVELAND, Tenn. – Ryan Beamish hit a two-out, three-run home run to right field in the bottom of the sixth inning breaking a 1-1 tie to propel Lee to a 4-1 win over Carson-Newman Monday at Olympic Field.
  • Series finale against Northwood washed out by Mother Nature
    February 17, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - Sunday's series finale against Northwood has been cancelled due to morning rain in the East Tennessee region and precipitation in the forecast for the rest of the day.
  • Soaring Eagles travel south to face Lee
    February 17, 2019
    CLEVELAND, Tenn. – Finding an early groove to 2019, Carson-Newman hits the road for the first time since the opening weekend of the season Monday afternoon for a 4 p.m. first pitch from Olympic Field against Lee.
  • Wroth’s big day anchors C-N to split with Northwood
    February 16, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Michael Wroth went 5-for-8 at the plate with seven RBIs and two runs including his second grand slam of the season as Carson-Newman lost the first game to Northwood 9-4 before rebounding to take game two 10-6 Saturday at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
  • Goforth carries Eagles to 11-8 opening win over Timberwolves
    February 15, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Ethan Goforth launched two home runs and scored four times as a three-run seventh snapped an 8-8 tie to lead Carson-Newman to an 11-8 series-opening victory over Northwood Friday afternoon at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
  • Bradley slams door as Eagles secure best start in 20 years
    February 14, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – For the fifth time this year, Matt Bradley tallied a save stranding the bases loaded in the ninth as Carson-Newman notched its eighth win in nine tries this year with a 9-5 triumph over King Thursday afternoon at the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
  • Heavy rain pushes baseball to Valentine's Day
    February 12, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - For nearly 36 straight hours, Mossy Creek has been flooded with unrelenting rain forcing Carson-Newman baseball to change its game against King for the second time in a week moving Wednesday's contest to Thursday afternoon at 2 p.m. from the Silver Diamond Baseball Complex.
  • Eagles seek best start since 1999 against King
    February 11, 2019
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – With rain washing out Tuesday’s originally scheduled game against Shorter, Carson-Newman turns its sights towards Wednesday afternoon at 2 p.m. with King coming to town aiming for an eighth win in nine games to begin the year.
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