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Tennessee Wesleyan College - News http://www.twcbulldogs.com/ Thu, 02 Oct 2014 07:26:57 -0600 FeedCreator 1.7.2 [Baseball] Bulldog season ends with loss to Embry Riddle http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1978.php DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - The Embry-Riddle Eagles staved off elimination with a 7-2 win over the Bulldogs on Wednesday afternoon. Clayton Wagner tossed 6.2 innings against TWC before giving away to David Lidyard who earned his first save of the year with 2.1 innings of relief.

Josh Clemen started for TWC and Darryl Knight greeted him with a two-run blast to left to give the Eagles a 2-0 lead, an advantage that never surrendered.  Embry Riddle scored two more in the top of the 2nd for a 4-0 Eagle cushion.
Bulldogs scored one run in the bottom of the 2nd but were unable to score again until the 7th, while the Eagles racked up one more in the 4th, 6th, and 9th. 

Logan Longwith came in as relief in the 3rd inning and pitched four innings.  He gave up 2 runs on 5 hits and had 3 strikeouts.  Brandon Landrie entered in the 7th and had two innings of work giving up just 2 hits with 2 strikeouts.  Taylor Saucedo finished the game giving up the final run on three hits. 

Cody Heifnar was two for 3 for the day.  Tim Kiene was one for two with a double and one run scored. David Donald also had a double and an RBI for the Bulldogs.  Wes Minton had the other RBI for the Bulldogs with his single in the 2nd inning.

The Bulldogs end their season at 35-24-1 overall and 19-8 in the AAC.

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Jennifer Harrison Thu, 15 May 2014 07:00:00 -0600
[Baseball] Bulldogs win 2 to stay alive http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1977.php Fourth-seeded Tennessee Wesleyan sent Talladega home in the Tornadoes' first NAIA National Tournament game on Tuesday as TWC came away with an 11-9 win as both teams combined for 27 hits and five errors. The Bulldogs (34-23-1) advanced to play LSU Alexandria in the 6 p.m. game Tuesday night.

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Jennifer Harrison Wed, 14 May 2014 07:25:00 -0600 http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1977.php
[Baseball] Bulldogs defeated in first game of Opening round http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1976.php DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Adam Hines was dominant for eight innings on Monday as he pitched his LSU Alexandria team to an 8-2 win over Tennessee Wesleyan in the first-ever game for the Generals in the NAIA National Championship Opening Round. Hines didn't allow a Bulldog runner to reach second base until two outs in the seventh inning, and although he gave up a pair of runs in the ninth, never really struggled in a complete game win. The Bulldogs (33-23-1) fall to the loser's bracket and will face elimination Tuesday morning at 10 a.m. against the loser of Embry-Riddle and Talladega.

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Jennifer Harrison Mon, 12 May 2014 13:30:00 -0600
[Baseball] NAIA Baseball Opening Round begins today http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1974.php The Bulldogs first game in the NAIA Baseball National Championship Opening Round is this morning at 10:00 am. TWC, the number four seed in the Daytona Beach Bracket, will face the number 5 seed, LSU Alexandria.  The winner will then play against the number one seed, Southern Poly, at 6:00 pm, while the loser will play tomorrow morning at 10:00 am. 

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Jennifer Harrison Mon, 12 May 2014 06:10:00 -0600 http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1974.php
[Baseball] Bulldogs stay alive in AAC Tournament http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1972.php Bulldogs stay alive in AAC Tournament on Wednesday, winning over St. Andrews, 5-3 and then defeating Bryan, 11-7 in the nightcap. 

Tennessee Wesleyan scored four in the bottom of the first to take an early lead over the Knights.  Brad Carpenter was 2 for 2 with 3 RBIs for the Bulldogs.  Josh Clemen got the win pitching 8 2/3 innings giving up 3 runs on 12 hits while striking out 3.  Tyler Wilson finished the game to get the save.

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Jennifer Harrison Thu, 08 May 2014 06:55:00 -0600 http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1972.php
[Baseball] Bulldogs fall to Bryan on Day 2 http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1971.php The Bulldogs fall to Bryan on the second day of the AAC Conference Tournament.  Bryan took an early lead on TWC scoring one in the first and then six in the 2nd.  The Lions continued to extend their lead scoring in the 3rd, 4th, 6th, 7th, and 8th to win 23-6.  Bulldogs didn't get on the board until one run in the 4th and then two in the 8th and 3 in the 9th.

 

Starting for the Bulldogs was Josh Clemen who pitched one inning giving up six runs on six hits. Brandon Landrie came in to pitch 2 innings giving up five runs on six hits.  Matthew Payne gave up 5 runs on 5 hits over the next three innings and then Ty Powell finish the game giving up the final seven runs.

 

Tim Kiene was 3 for 5 scoring 2 runs.  David Donald was 2 for 3 with 3 RBIs for the Bulldogs. 

 

The Bulldogs face St. Andrews at 1:00 pm today.  If they win they will advance to the 7:00 pm game and play Bryan again. 

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Jennifer Harrison Wed, 07 May 2014 08:35:00 -0600 http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1971.php
[Baseball] Baseball All Conference Awards Announced http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1969.php KINGSPORT, Tenn. - The Appalachian Athletic Conference announced the 2014 All-AAC Baseball Team and awards recently and two Bulldogs were named to the AAC All Conference team.  Making the first team are catcher, Matt Malloy and third baseman, James Boddicker.

 

Billy Berry of Tennessee Wesleyan is the Coach of the Year. Berry received the Coach of the Year award after Tennessee Wesleyan won the regular-season championship with a 19-8 league mark.

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Jennifer Harrison Wed, 07 May 2014 06:40:00 -0600 http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1969.php
[Baseball] Bulldogs only top seed to win on Day One http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1967.php The Bulldogs were the only top seeded team to win on the first day of the Appalachian Athletic Tournament. Tennessee Wesleyan took an early lead in the first inning scoring one but VI tied it up in the top of the 3rd.  The Bulldogs extended the lead to 2 then 5 with a 6-1 lead after the fourth inning.  In the 8th, VI scored 2 but TWC answered with 2 in the bottom of the inning to win 8-3. 

Matt Malloy, Tim Kiene, and Brad Carpenter all had two hits for the Bulldogs, with Carpenter, Malloy, and Wes Miinton all having doubles.  Taylor pitched the first seven innings for the Bulldogs giving up one run on four hits. He had 2 walks and five strikeouts.  Logan Longwith came in and gave up 2 runs on 2 hits in the 8th, and was replaced with Taylor Saucedo who finished out the inning.  Brandon Landrie closed out the game in the ninth giving up one hit. 

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Jennifer Harrison Tue, 06 May 2014 07:15:00 -0600 http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1967.php
[Baseball] AAC Tournament begins today http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1966.php ASHEVILLE, N.C. - The Appalachian Athletic Conference has released the 2014 AAC Baseball Tournament bracket, and Tennessee Wesleyan is the No. 1 seed.

Tennessee Wesleyan (30-20-1 overall) won the AAC regular-season with a 19-8 conference record. This marks the third year in a row it is the No. 1 seed for the baseball tournament. 

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Jennifer Harrison Mon, 05 May 2014 06:55:00 -0600 http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1966.php
[Baseball] Bulldogs sweep series with Truett McConnell http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1958.php The Bulldogs faced Truett McConnell at home over the weekend and needed the sweep to stay atop the AAC. TWC got all three wins; winning 8-6 on Friday and then 8-0 and 3-1 in Saturdays doubleheader.

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Jennifer Harrison Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:25:00 -0600 http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1958.php
[Baseball] Bulldogs win one out of 3 at Milligan http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1942.php Bulldogs traveled to Milligan College this weekend for the 3 game AAC series. After suffering two losses on Saturday (1-4; 6-10), the Bulldogs came back to win on Sunday, 6-5. With the win on Sunday and losses by AAC foes Reinhardt and Union, the Bulldogs remain atop the AAC.

Brent Adheen (SR/Ft. Lauderdale, FL) went the distance in the first game, allowing four runs (three earned) on nine hits with seven strikeouts and one walk. Tennessee Wesleyan took a brief, 1-0, lead in the third when David Donald (SR/Greenville, SC) singled, stole second, was bunted to third and scored on a sacrifice fly. Milligan tied it in the bottom of the inning, then added two runs in the fourth and another in the fifth. TWC had just three hits one each by Donald, Wes Minton (SR/Loveland, OH) and Shell McCain (JR/Fort Mill, SC).

Milligan built a 7-1 lead after four innings against Tennessee Wesleyan starter Alex Pridemore (JR/Union, SC) and reliever Tyler Wilson (SR/Gaffney, SC) in the second game. The Bulldogs got back into the game with a four-run sixth that closed the gap, 7-5. An error, two walks, a hit-batsman, James Boddicker (JR/Overland Park, KS)'s single and Cody Heifnar (JR/Athens, TN)'s three-run double produced the runs. Milligan answered with three runs in the home half and Tennessee Wesleyan could only get one run back on Minton's RBI single in the seventh. Boddicker and K.J. Hockaday (JR/Joppa, MD) each had two of TWC's six hits.

On Sunday, Milligan jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first inning against Bulldog starter Josh Clemen (SR/Bradenton, FL). Tim Kiene (JR/South Windsor, CT) doubled, Hockaday singled and Brad Carpenter (JR/Nashville, TN) hit a sacrifice fly for a run in the second. Tennessee Wesleyan took the lead with a four-run third, all the runs coming after two were out and highlighted by Hockaday's three-run homer.The Bulldogs made it 6-3 in the fifth on singles by Boddicker and Minton. Clemen allowed a run in the sixth and another in the eighth before Wilson came on to get the final two outs. Wilson then pitched a 1-2-3 ninth to preserve the victory. Clemen allowed five runs (four earned) on 11 hits, striking out eight and walking three. Wilson surrendered one hit and fanned one. The Bulldogs had 11 hits. Minton collected three hits, one RBI, one run scored; Hockaday three hits, three RBIs, one run scored and Kiene two hits, two runs scored.

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Jennifer Harrison Mon, 14 Apr 2014 09:20:00 -0600 http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1942.php
[Baseball] Bulldogs win in 7 over Blue Raiders http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1939.php The Bulldogs traveled to Lindsey Wilson on Wednesday for a single nine inning game.  The Blue Raiders and Bulldogs previously back in February at Jack Bowling Field when TWC won 11-9.

Taylor Patterson started for Tennessee Wesleyan, allowing two runs over four innings on five hits, struck out two and walked two.  The Bulldogs didn't waste any time getting started against the Blue Raiders, scoring four runs in the first frame.  A walk and Logan Dalton's single led to a run on James Boddicker's sacrifice fly. Matt Malloy doubled the second run home. Tim Kiene then tripled pinch-runner Branden Walker home and scored on an error.  The Bulldogs added two more runs in the second on a hit-batsman, error and singles from Dalton and Malloy.  Wesleyan opened an 8-2 advantage with two runs in the fourth, highlighted by hits from Brad Carpenter, Malloy and Wes MintonK.J. Hockaday homered to start at four-run fifth. David Donald, Carpenter, Dalton, Boddicker and Minton had hits in the inning.  Carpenter homered in the sixth for a 13-3 lead.  Boddicker, Malloy, Cody Heifnar and Hockaday had hits in a two-run seventh as the game ended under the 10-run rule.  Taylor Saucedo and Brandon Landrie each allowed a run in one inning of relief and Tyler Wilson pitched a scoreless frame.  Malloy paced the offense with four hits and three RBIs. Dalton had three hits, three RBIs, three runs scored; Carpenter three hits, two RBIs, three runs scored; Boddicker two hits, one RBI, two runs scored; Minton two hits, RBI; Hockaday two hits, two RBIs, run scored; and KIene one hit, two RBIs, run scored.

 
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Jennifer Harrison Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:35:00 -0600 http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1939.php
[Baseball] McCain named NAIA Baseball Player of the Week http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1934.php KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Eric Kartman of Taylor (Ind.) has been named the NAIA Baseball National Pitcher of the Week and Shell McCain of Tennessee Wesleyan has been selected as the National Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday. Kartman and McCain were chosen based on their performances from March 31 – April 6 and were selected out of a pool of conference, independent and unaffiliated group winners.

Kartman, a native of Fort Wayne, Ind., struck out 14 of the 23 batters he faced in Taylor's 7-0 win against Crossroads League rival Goshen (Ind.) on April 1. The senior starting pitcher, who took a no-hitter into the fifth inning, allowed two base runners in the contest – one hit and one walk – with no runners advancing past second base.

On the year, Kartman owns a 4-3 record and 3.57 earned run average in 45.1 innings.

McCain, a junior from Fort Mill, S.C., hit .714 (10-for-14) in five games last week, including three doubles and three home runs. The center fielder's highlight performance came in a 3-for-4 effort against NCCAA Hiwassee (Tenn.) on April 2. All three of McCain's hits were for extra bases, including two home runs. He also tallied three RBIs and three runs scored in the game. For the week, McCain drove in 10 runs and scored 10 times. He also tallied five stolen bases and four walks.

On the season, McCain ranks 15th in the NAIA in batting average (.433) and 16th in stolen bases (23).

For a complete listing of national statistical leaders, click here.

The next NAIA National Baseball Players of the Week will be announced April 15.

Player Nominees: Joe Campbell, Lyon (Ark.); Mark DeYoung, Judson (Ill.); Preston Fugita, Indiana Wesleyan; Cody Lavalli, Lewis-Clark State (Idaho); Brent Fukushima, Westmont (Calif.); Nick Studer, Doane (Neb.); Dustin Porter, Tougaloo (Miss.); Michael Melendez, Peru State (Neb.); Bruce Yari, British Columbia; Doug Prather, West Virginia Tech; Dylan Skinner, Lindenwood-Belleville (Ill.); Davon Poole, Saint Mary (Kan.); Jordan Crowell, Point Park (Pa.); Sam Lind, Cumberland (Tenn.); Alex Rodriguez, Central Christian (Kan.); Blake Marchant, Grand View (Iowa); Ian Barker, Dakota State (S.D.); Tommy Muhlethaler, Jarvis Christian (Texas); A.j. Wilson, Mid-America Christian (Okla.); Neil Hudson, Mobile (Ala.); Ryan Walker, USC Beaufort (S.C.); Nate Mchugh, Concordia (Mich.).

Pitcher Nominees: David Mullins, Missouri Baptist; Bobby Gazzola, Reinhardt (Ga.); Ryan Eddy, College of Idaho; Brendan Delany, Robert Morris (Ill.); Steven Bunnell, San Diego Christian (Calif.); Nathan Roth, Doane (Neb.); Michael Glasper, Tougaloo (Miss.); Thomas Hawkins, Baker (Kan.); Kevin Delzell, Ashford (Iowa); Ryan Windon, West Virginia Tech; Junior Mustain, Tabor (Kan.); Andrew Shoulders, Brescia (Ky.); Derek Moore, Shawnee State (Ohio); Kyle Kinman, Bellevue (Neb.); Austin Czerwiec, Mount Mercy (Iowa); Seth Rockafellow, Dakota State (S.D.); Tim Hill, Bacone (Okla.); Brad Wieck, Oklahoma City; Evin Einhardt, Brewton-Parker (Ga.); Josh Ganus, Webber International (Fla.); Frank Shaffer, Lourdes (Ohio).

2014 Baseball Weekly Honors (Player, Pitcher):
Week 1 (March 18): Dylan Mayes, Park (Mo.); Kyle Kinman, Bellevue (Neb.)
Week 2 (March 25): Kirk Rocha, Tabor (Kan.); Jacob Webb, Tabor (Kan.)
Week 3 (April 1): Brady Anderson, Valley City State (N.D.); Jacob Butler, St. Francis (Ill.)
Week 4 (April 8): Eric Kartman, Taylor (Ind.); Shell McCain, Tennessee Wesleyan

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Jennifer Harrison Tue, 08 Apr 2014 13:20:00 -0600 http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1934.php
[Baseball] McCain named AAC Player of the Week http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1929.php Shell McCain of Tennessee Wesleyan are the Appalachian Athletic Conference Baseball Pitcher and Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday.

He batted .714 with 3 home runs and 10 RBIs last week.   This is the first weekly award for McCain this season.

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Jennifer Harrison Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:20:00 -0600 http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1929.php
[Baseball] Bulldogs sweep VI to move into 1st http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1928.php The Bulldogs hosted Virginia Intermont over the weekend for the AAC 3 game series. TWC won all three games which moved them up to first place in the AAC. On Saturday the Bulldogs won 12-0 and 7-0, then won 14-4 on Sunday.

In the first game on Saturday, Brent Adheen went six innings, scattering five hits, striking out six and walking one. Tennessee Wesleyan took a 3-0 lead in the second. Wes Minton singled, Tim Kiene was a hit by a pitch and both scored on David Donald's double. Donald later scored on a sacrifice fly. TWC added two runs in the third when Matt Malloy singled and Minton homered to left centerfield. The Bulldogs broke the game open with a four runs to lead 9-0 in the fifth, highlighted by hits from Minton, Kiene, Donald, Shell McCain, two walks and a Cobra error. Five straight pinch-hitters in the seventh helped score the game's final three runs. Ty Powell came on to replace Adheen, recording two strikeouts in getting the last three outs.

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Jennifer Harrison Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:05:00 -0600 http://www.twcbulldogs.com/article/1928.php