2012-13 Barton Baseball News

  • Barton's Cuthrell named All-Conference again
    May 06, 2013
    BURLINGTON, N.C.-Barton College junior first baseman Collins Cuthrell was named a Second Team All-Conference honoree by the league office at an awards ceremony during the Conference Carolinas spring sports festival in late April.
  • Barton sweeps important twin bill against Belmont Abbey
    April 19, 2013
    WILSON, N.C.-A walk-off home run by junior Avery Harper and a complete-game shutout by Kyle Norville on his Senior Day highlighted play for the Barton College baseball team in a key 11-9 and 6-0 Conference Carolinas doubleheader sweep of visiting Belmont Abbey College on Friday at historic Fleming Stadium.
  • Bulldogs drop a pair of one-run league games
    April 13, 2013
    TIGERVILLE, S.C.-North Greenville University rallied twice for a pair of walk-off wins against visiting Barton College to sweep a Conference Carolinas baseball doubleheader by scores of 4-3 and 7-6 (12 innings) on Saturday afternoon at Ashmore Field.
  • Bulldogs blast North Greenville baseball, 14-6
    April 12, 2013
    TIGERVILLE, S.C.-After spotting host North Greenville University a five-run lead in the first inning, Barton College pulled away for 14-6 Conference Carolinas baseball victory on Friday afternoon at Ashmore Field.
  • Bulldogs rally for walk-off win against St. Andrews
    April 09, 2013
    WILSON, N.C.-Dillon Rudio’s single to right field drove home Clay Martin with the game-winning run as Barton College rallied from four runs down in the ninth inning to edge St. Andrews University, 9-8, in a non-conference baseball meeting Tuesday at Fleming Stadium.
  • Falcons take series finale at Barton
    April 07, 2013
    WILSON, N.C.-A solo home run by sophomore Izzy Perez to lead off the top of the eighth broke a late tie to lead Pfeiffer University to a 5-3 win in Sunday’s Conference Carolinas baseball series finale against host Barton College at Nixon Field.
  • Falcons blank Barton baseball twice
    April 06, 2013
    WILSON, N.C.-The Pfeiffer University pitching staff held host Barton College without a run over 16 innings en route to a 5-0 and 1-0 Conference Carolinas doubleheader sweep on Saturday afternoon at Nixon Field.
  • Bulldogs rally falls short in 13-inning road loss
    April 02, 2013
    LAURINBURG, N.C.-An eighth-inning single by senior left fielder Clay Martin droving in the game-tying run to force extra innings but Barton College’s fourth error of the game led to a walk-off 3-2 win for host St. Andrews University in 13 innings at Clark Field on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Bulldogs win league series at Limestone
    March 30, 2013
    GAFFNEY, S.C.-Senior starter Kyle Norville had arguably his best performance of the season and junior shortstop Dillon Rudio drove in three runs as Barton College won its second straight Conference Carolinas series with a 7-3 victory over host Limestone College in Saturday’s first game at Bob Prevatte Field.
  • Cuthrell launches Barton past Limestone, 2-1
    March 29, 2013
    GAFFNEY, S.C.-Junior first baseman Collins Cuthrell drilled a go-ahead, two-run homer in the Bulldogs final at bat to rally the Barton College baseball team to a dramatic 2-1 Conference Carolinas road victory at Limestone College on Friday afternoon at Bob Prevatte Field.
  • Bulldogs upset No. 18 Catawba to finish homestand 8-2
    March 27, 2013
    WILSON, N.C.-Barton College scored six runs in the bottom of the eighth inning to rally for an 8-3 win against defending Southeast Region champion and No. 18 ABCA nationally ranked Catawba College on Wednesday afternoon at Nixon Field.
  • BC completes sweep of Erskine with pair of one-run wins
    March 23, 2013
    WILSON, N.C.-Barton College rallied for three runs in the bottom of the ninth inning – capped by senior Phillip Williams’ two-run walk-off single – to edge Erskine College, 11-10, in the second game of a Conference Carolinas baseball doubleheader Saturday at Nixon Field.
  • Cuthrell, Williams rally Bulldogs past Erskine, 7-4
    March 22, 2013
    WILSON, N.C.-Junior first baseman Collins Cuthrell crushed a go-ahead grand slam and senior pitcher Phillips Williams later drilled a two-run shot to ensure his victory on the mound as Barton College defeated Erskine College 7-4 in Conference Carolinas baseball action on Friday afternoon at Nixon Field.
  • Barton baseball topples No. 15 UNCP, 5-3
    March 19, 2013
    WILSON, N.C.-Senior Phillip Williams and junior Dillon Rudio each drove in a pair of runs, and three Barton College pitchers combined on a five-hitter as the Bulldogs produced their biggest win of the year Tuesday, edging 15th-ranked UNC Pembroke, 5-3, in a non-conference baseball contest at Fleming Stadium.
  • Barton baseball sweeps Philadelphia at home
    March 16, 2013
    WILSON, N.C.-Junior shortstop Dillon Rudio was for 4-for-7 with six RBI including a grand slam to lead the Barton College baseball team to a 10-0 and 9-6 doubleheader sweep of Philadelphia University on Saturday afternoon at Nixon Field.
  • Cotten, Harper lead Bulldogs to split with Pioneers
    March 13, 2013
    Barton College outfielders Phillip Cotten and Avery Harper combined for nine RBI in a Southeast Region doubleheader split against Tusculum College on Wednesday afternoon at Nixon Field.
  • Bulldogs drop twin bill at No. 1 MOC
    March 09, 2013
    Senior Phillip Williams drove in a run for visiting Barton College in each game of Saturday’s doubleheader but top-ranked Mount Olive College completed the series sweep with 8-1 and 11-4 victories at Scarborough Field.
  • Top-ranked Trojans top Barton baseball
    March 08, 2013
    Home runs by junior Dillon Rudio and sophomore Mitchell Wheeler accounted for all of Barton College’s run production in a 13-3 Conference Carolinas road loss at No. 1 nationally ranked Mount Olive College Friday evening at Scarborough Field.
  • Bulldogs trade wins with Tornado baseball
    March 02, 2013
    Barton College picked up its first Conference Carolinas win of the season with an 11-9 victory in game one of Saturday’s doubleheader but King College used a late rally for a 7-2 win in the second game to earn the split at Nixon Field.
  • BC Breast Cancer Awareness game now Saturday
    February 28, 2013
    The Bulldogs will be donning pink jerseys, hats and socks in Barton College’s home opening baseball game against Shippensburg University on Saturday, Feb. 16 as a fundraiser in support of Breast Cancer Awareness.
  • Cobras rally for doubleheader sweep of Bulldogs
    February 24, 2013
    Barton College held a five-run lead in the first game and a two-run advantage in the second game but host Coker College rallied both times to sweep a Conference Carolinas baseball doubleheader to start league play for both programs on Sunday afternoon at Tom J. New Field.
  • Bulldogs blast Chowan in 16-run shutout
    February 19, 2013
    Sophomore starter Duncan Everett and freshman reliever Ricky Jernigan combined for a complete-game shutout and the Bulldogs exploded for 16 runs on 18 hits and nine walks as Barton College coasted to a 16-0 NCAA Division II win over host Chowan University on a wet Hawkins Field Tuesday afternoon.
  • Barton launches five homers in split with Shippensburg
    February 16, 2013
    Senior Phillip Williams belted two home runs on offense and tossed a one-hitter over four innings from the mound to lead Barton College to a weather-shortened 13-1 victory over Shippensburg University Saturday afternoon in the second game of a baseball doubleheader at Nixon Field.
  • Bulldogs double up Pfeiffer and fall to No. 6 Catawba
    February 10, 2013
    The Barton College baseball team wrapped up play at McCrary Park with a 4-2 non-conference victory over Pfeiffer University late Saturday afternoon. Earlier in the day, sixth-ranked Catawba College broke a late tie to defeat the Bulldogs 9-7.
  • Barton stumbles to sixth-ranked Indians
    February 08, 2013
    Senior Zac Crumpler and freshman Bobby Jones drove in Barton College’s only runs in an 8-2 non-conference loss to Collegiate Baseball sixth-ranked Catawba College on late Friday afternoon at McCrary Park.
  • Barton splits opening twin bill with Bears
    February 06, 2013
    After freshman David Martin hit a walk-off homer to rally Lenoir-Rhyne University to an extra-inning win in Wednesday’s opener at McCrary Park, the Barton College baseball team was able hold off another Bears comeback attempt in the nightcap to earn a season-opening split.
  • Williams, Cuthrell tabbed NCBWA preseason All-Region
    February 01, 2013
    Senior Phillip Williams and junior Collins Cuthrell both earned National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) Preseason All-Southeast Region distinction for the upcoming 2013 season as announced on Friday.
  • League announces baseball preseason poll
    January 23, 2013
    The Barton College baseball team has been selected ninth in the 2013 Conference Carolinas Preseason Poll as voted upon by the leagues head coaches announced on Wednesday.
  • Barton unveils 2013 baseball schedule
    November 21, 2012
    Second year head coach Joshua Simmons has released a 46-game regular season schedule for the Barton College baseball program for the spring 2013 season on Wednesday.
  • Justin Hay added to Barton baseball coaching staff
    August 10, 2012
    Barton College head baseball coach Josh Simmons has named Justin Hay new assistant baseball coach. Hay’s appointment will begin on Monday, August 13, 2012.