May 9, 2012
Montalbano, Waterhouse, Kwilos Named to All-Centennial Baseball Team
LANCASTER, Pa. - Three members of the Swarthmore College baseball team - senior Anthony Montalbano, senior Mike Waterhouse and junior Tim Kwilos - have been named to the 2012 All-Centennial Conference Baseball Team, the conference announced on Wednesday morning.
April 28, 2012
Dickinson Sweeps Baseball in Final Conference Games of the Season, 7-1 and 2-0
CARLISLE, Pa. - The Swarthmore baseball team ended its 2012 season on a low note on Saturday, suffering a doubleheader loss to the Dickinson Red Devils, 7-1 and 2-0. The loss drops the Garnet to 7-11 in Centennial Conference play to finish the year.
April 23, 2012
Rutgers-Camden Downs Swat Baseball, 9-5
CAMDEN, N.J. - A four-run eighth inning pushed the Rutgers-Camden Scarlet Knights past the Swarthmore College baseball team by a score of 9-5 on Monday evening from Campbell's Park.
April 21, 2012
Baseball Thumps the Diplomats on Senior Day Doubleheader, Clean Sweep 13-5 and 19-0
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - As the Class of 2012 played its final games at Clothier Field, the Swarthmore baseball team (21-12, 7-8 CC) showed all of its offensive might on Saturday in a doubleheader pounding of the Franklin & Marshall Diplomats (16-20, 5-10 CC). The Garnet won the first game 13-5, and followed up with a 19-0 blowout in Game 2.
April 20, 2012
SCHEDULE ALERT: Early Start Time for Saturday's Baseball and Softball Games
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - The threat of rain has changed the start time of the Swarthmore softball and baseball team's Saturday games.
April 20, 2012
Baseball Drop Critical Conference Game to Ursinus, Fall 5-3
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - A two-RBI day from junior right-fielder Tim Kwilos was not enough to save the Swarthmore baseball team (19-13, 5-9 CC) from a critical defeat on Friday, as the team fell 5-3 to the Ursinus Bears (15-18, 6-8 CC). The loss drops the Garnet to 5-9 in Centennial Conference play and effectively ends the chase for the postseason.
April 17, 2012
Ninth Inning Rally Propels Baseball to Walk-Off Win Over Ursinus, 9-8
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - On the strength of a ninth-inning rally and a walk-off, two-run double from senior Anthony Montalbano, the Swarthmore baseball (19-12, 5-8 CC) team turned in its most dramatic performance of the Centennial Conference season on Tuesday, defeating the Ursinus Bears (13-17, 5-8 CC) 9-8 after trailing by three runs going into the bottom of the ninth. The win was all but necessary for the Garnet, as the team continues to fight for a Conference playoff spot as the season draws to a close.
April 14, 2012
Baseball Drops Critical Home Doubleheader to McDaniel, 4-3 and 11-3
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - Despite a four-hit day from senior second baseman Anthony Montalbano, the Swarthmore baseball team (18-12, 4-7) was done-in by costly errors and silent bats, dropping a pair of games to the McDaniel Green Terror by 4-3 and 11-3 scores on Saturday.
April 13, 2012
Baseball Pounds Muhlenberg 12-5; Kwilos Sets RBI Mark
ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Led by the record-breaking offensive performance from junior rightfielder Tim Kwilos, the Swarthmore College baseball team (18-10, 4-6) continued its slump-busting with a 12-5 win over the Muhlenberg Mules on Friday in Allentown.
April 10, 2012
Baseball Snaps Five-Game Losing Streak with Much Needed Win Over Muhlenberg, 8-6
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - Buoyed by eight strong innings from senior starter Kyle Crawford, the Swarthmore baseball team (17-10, 3-6 CC) got back on the right track on Tuesday, taking down the Centennial Conference rival Muhlenberg Mules (18-13, 2-7 CC) by an 8-6 score. The win snapped the Garnet's season-high five-game losing streak.
April 10, 2012
SCHEDULE ALERT: Wednesday's Baseball Game vs. DeSales Postponed; Women's Tennis Moved to April 20
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - The Swarthmore College baseball and women's tennis teams have each made re-arrangements to contests originally scheduled for Wednesday, April 11.
April 7, 2012
Johns Hopkins Handles Swat Baseball in Doubleheader Sweep
BALTIMORE - The Swarthmore College baseball team (16-10, 2-6) continued its mid-season struggles on Saturday, getting swept in a doubleheader by defending Centennial Champ Johns Hopkins. The Garnet dropped the first game 6-3 after hanging tight into the late innings, and lost Game 2 by a 13-3 score.
April 5, 2012
Ninth-Inning Rally Falls Short as Baseball Loses to Washington College 12-10
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - A five-run bottom of the ninth brought a healthy dose of drama to what appeared to be a blowout, but the Swarthmore College baseball team (16-8, 2-5) couldn't quite overcome a seven-run ninth inning deficit and fell to the Washington College Shoremen, 12-10.
April 3, 2012
Baseball Falls Short on the Road at Washington College, 5-3
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - Despite a three-hit day from senior first baseman Spencer Ross and an eleven-strikeout performance from senior starter Ignacio Rodriguez, the Swarthmore baseball team fell just short against the Centennial Conference rival Washington Shoremen, losing 5-3 at Athey Park. The defeat marks the first time all season that the Garnet has lost consecutive games.
March 31, 2012
Baseball Splits With Gettysburg, 7-3 and 5-9
GETTYSBURG, Pa. - Capitalizing on clutch Game 1 offense and a five-hit day from freshman shortstop Danny McMahon, the Swarthmore baseball team fought to a split with the Gettysburg Bullets on Saturday at Kirchoff Field. The Garnet took the first game 7-3 before defensive lapses and two-out rallies led to a 9-5 loss in Game 2.
March 30, 2012
Haverford Handles Baseball, 9-1
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - An uncharacteristic lack of offense doomed the Swarthmore College baseball team (15-5, 1-1) on Friday afternoon, as the Garnet's three-game winning streak came to an end with a 9-1 loss to Centennial Conference rival Haverford.
March 27, 2012
Heavy Hitting Propels Baseball to Trumping of Rival Haverford, 12-4
HAVERFORD, Pa. - Just one day after putting up a season-high 20 runs, the Swarthmore baseball team (15-4, 1-0 CC) opened the Centennial Conference schedule with a bang, rolling over the rival Haverford Fords (7-11, 0-1 CC) by a 12-4 score on Tuesday afternoon.
March 26, 2012
Cameron Powers Baseball Past Keuka, 20-4
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - Led by a four-hit, two homer, five RBI day from senior first baseman Mike Cameron, in which he came a single short of the cycle, the Swarthmore baseball team (14-4) trounced the visiting Keuka Storm by a 20-4 score on Monday.
March 20, 2012
Kwilos and Company Tame the Griffins, 7-3
GWYNEDD VALLEY, Pa. - Junior Tim Kwilos was a home run shy of hitting the cycle on Tuesday afternoon, going three-for-four with a single, double and triple along with three RBI and a run, leading the Swarthmore baseball team (13-4) to a 7-3 non-conference victory over the Gwynedd Mercy Griffins (8-6). Kwilos' knocked in three runs and scored one over the 7th and 8th innings. He put the Garnet on top for the first time with a two-RBI triple in the seventh inning and followed that up in the 8th with an RBI double to tally Swat's 7th and final run.
March 18, 2012
Crawford, Offense Lead Swarthmore to Split with Bates
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - An offensive onslaught and an ace-like performance from senior starter Kyle Crawford helped the Swarthmore baseball team to a doubleheader split with the Bates Bobcats on Sunday. The Garnet dominated Game 1, winning 13-0, before falling 7-2 in the second game.
March 15, 2012
SCHEDULE ALERT: First Pitch for Sunday's Baseball Doubleheader vs. Bates Changed to 11:00 A.M.
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - Sunday's home baseball doubleheader vs. Bates has been changed to an 11:00 a.m. start. The doubleheader will now feature two seven-inning games.
March 14, 2012
Winning Streak Comes to a Halt as Widener Defeats Baseball 12-1
CHESTER, Pa. - The Swarthmore baseball team’s nine-game win streak came to an end on Wednesday, as the Garnet (11-3) could not overcome an early deficit and fell 12-1 to the 320 rival Widener Pride.
March 13, 2012
Baseball Blanks Penn State-Abington, 8-0
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - A dominating outing from senior right-hander Zach Weiner headlined a day full of highlights for the Swarthmore baseball team (11-2) on Tuesday, as the Garnet dominated the PSU-Abington Nittany Lions (4-7) by an 8-0 score. The win was Swarthmore's 9th in a row, as the team stayed in fine form after returning from an undefeated spring break trip.
March 11, 2012
Sunday's Baseball Game at Penn State Brandywine Canceled
BRANDYWINE, Pa. - Today's scheduled Swarthmore baseball game at Penn State-Brandywine has been canceled. No make-up date has been scheduled.
March 9, 2012
Miracle Comeback Caps Perfect Spring Break for Swarthmore Baseball
CHANDLER, Ariz. - Trailing 8-2 and down to its final out, the Swarthmore College baseball team (10-2) completed a comeback for the ages, scoring 11 runs on four homers to stun Pitt-Bradford 13-8 in the second game of a doubleheader from Chandler, Arizona on Friday afternoon. The Garnet won the first game of the doubleheader by a score of 6-3, completing a perfect 8-0 Spring Break trip and continuing one of the best starts in program history.
March 8, 2012
Baseball Remains Unbeaten on Spring Break Trip With Wins Over St. John's, Presentation
TUCSON, Ariz. - The Swarthmore baseball remained perfect in Arizona on Thursday, sweeping yet another doubleheader, 12-9 over St. John's (Minn.) and 6-1 over Presentation. With the wins, the Garnet's spring break record stands at 6-0 and 8-2 overall.
March 7, 2012
Baseball's Arizona Spring Break Photo Blog
Enjoy a collection of photos from the first half of the Swarthmore baseball team's Spring Break trip to Arizona.
March 4, 2012
Offense Powers Baseball to Sweep of Bethany Lutheran, 13-4 and 6-5
TUCSON, Ariz. - After combining for 26 runs in Saturday’s doubleheader, the Swarthmore College baseball team did not let up on Sunday, sweeping its second spring break doubleheader in a row by scores of 6-5 and 13-4 over the Bethany Lutheran Vikings.
March 3, 2012
Baseball Opens Spring Break With Sweep of Pitt-Bradford, 16-2 and 10-7
CHANDLER, Ariz. - The Swarthmore baseball team (4-2) opened its Spring Break slate on a dominant note, riding spectacular offense and a commanding starting pitching performance to a double-header sweep of the Pitt-Bradford Panthers by scores of 16-2 and 10-7.
February 26, 2012
Baseball Splits Doubleheader with Eastern; Win Home-Opener 7-4 and Fall 7-4 in Game Two
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - Benefitting from promising performances offensively and on the mound, the Swarthmore baseball team (2-2) earned its second doubleheader split in as many days. In the season home opener, the Garnet hit its way to a 7-4 Game one victory over the Eastern Eagles (1-1) and took a lead into the late innings of Game 2 before finding itself on the wrong end of a 7-4 score.
February 25, 2012
Swarthmore Baseball Splits Season-Opening Doubleheader With Catholic, 7-0 (W) and 12-6 (L)
WASHINGTON - Paced by an ace-like performance from senior left-hander Ignacio Rodriguez, the Swarthmore baseball team split a season-opening doubleheader against the Catholic University Cardinals on Saturday. The Garnet took Game 1 by a 7-0 score before dropping the second game, 12-6.
February 23, 2012
2012 Baseball Season Preview
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - The 2011 season was a rollercoaster ride for the Swarthmore baseball team. The Garnet won 20 games for the second year in a row for the first time in program history -- including a historic sweep of Centennial Conference powerhouse Johns Hopkins -- but missed the playoffs on a tiebreaker. In 2012, the team looks to rebound from its 2011 finish and continue the team's multi-year streak of success and improvement.
January 26, 2012
Baseball Releases 2012 Schedule
Swarthmore, Pa. - The Swarthmore College baseball team has released its schedule for the 2012 season.