2018 EMU Baseball News

  • Baseball DH With Emory & Henry Moved To Sunday
    March 23, 2018
    With unplayable conditions expected on EMU's baseball field this Saturday, the Royals have postponed their home doubleheader against Emory & Henry to Sunday. First pitch remains at 12:00pm.
  • EMU Baseball And Softball Games Postponed
    March 20, 2018
    Yet another bout of winter weather has postponed all of EMU's midweek baseball and softball games.
  • Ranked Roanoke Rolls Past Royals
    March 18, 2018
    A day later than originally scheduled, EMU’s baseball men played an ODAC doubleheader at Roanoke College on Sunday. Wet weather forced the set to be moved from Saturday to Sunday, and the Royals struggled to get their bats going against the defending ODAC champions.
  • Baseball DH At Roanoke Bumped To Sunday
    March 16, 2018
    Saturday's expected cold and rainy weather has claimed another casualty, as EMU and Roanoke have rescheduled their ODAC doubleheader to Sunday. Start time will still be at noon, only one day later than originally scheduled.
  • Snow Postpones EMU's Midweek Games
    March 12, 2018
    Monday's snow has forced the postponement of both of Eastern Mennonite University's midweek baseball games.
  • Baseball Men Come Up Short In ODAC Opener
    March 10, 2018
    EMU’s baseball men hosted their ODAC opener on Saturday, falling twice to visiting Virginia Wesleyan. The Royals slides to 9-8 on the season.
  • Baseball Men Fall To Wilkes In Spring Break Finale
    March 06, 2018
    The Royals could not keep Wilkes’ high-scoring offense in check on Tuesday, dropping a 10-6 decision. EMU’s baseball men leave the Ripken Experience in Myrtle Beach, S.C., with a solid 2-2 showing to push their overall record to 9-6.
  • Royals Get Critical Hits For Two Wins In Myrtle Beach
    March 05, 2018
    EMU’s baseball men continue to build up steam, winning two of their first three games at the Ripken Experience in Myrtle Beach, S.C. The Royals play one more in the Palmetto State, getting Wilkes Tuesday at 12:30pm, before returning to Harrisonburg for their ODAC opener against Virginia Wesleyan this Saturday.
  • D3baseball.com Picks EMU's Roberts For Team Of The Week
    February 27, 2018
    D3baseball.com has named Zach Roberts to the national Team of the Week. Eastern Mennonite's switch-hitting shortstop hit .478 over seven games last week, adding a perfect fielding percentage in 29 total chances.
  • Royals Take Advantage Of Opportunities In Win At CNU
    February 27, 2018
    EMU’s baseball men continue to impress, picking up a 5-4 road win at Christopher Newport on Tuesday. The Royals took over the lead for good in the fourth inning and held off a late rally from CNU, now 8-3.
  • Roberts Named ODAC Player Of The Week
    February 26, 2018
    Zach Roberts is running with the baton as one of EMU's few returners from last year, batting .478 in the Royals' 5-2 effort last week. Today Roberts was recognized as the ODAC Player of the Week.
  • Royals Walk To Split With Penn State-Altoona
    February 25, 2018
    EMU’s baseball men played two drama-filled games on Sunday, finishing with a walk-off walk in a nightcap shortened by darkness. The Royals split the day’s action with visiting Penn State-Altoona.
  • Lions Snap Baseball Team's Winning Streak
    February 24, 2018
    EMU’s four-game winning streak ended on Saturday, as the baseball men dropped an 11-3 decision to Penn State-Harrisburg.
  • Balanced Attack Leads Royals To 9-4 Win
    February 23, 2018
    EMU’s baseball team broke open a close game with four runs in the bottom of the sixth and rolled to their fourth straight win, a 9-4 decision over Penn State-Harrisburg Friday afternoon at the EMU Baseball Field.
  • EMU Baseball Adjusts Weekend Schedule
    February 22, 2018
    Another round of precipitation is forcing more changes to the Eastern Mennonite University baseball schedule.
  • Royals Make Timely Plays In 4-2 Win At Averett
    February 21, 2018
    Despite getting only five hits, the Royals found ways to keep the pressure on Averett University. The Cougars’ defense made four errors, and EMU capitalized on those mistakes, scoring three runs in a 4-2 road win Wednesday afternoon.
  • Baseball Men Pound Past Juniata In DH Sweep
    February 20, 2018
    EMU’s baseball men showed no signs of rust despite an 11-day break in games, pounding out 28 hits in Tuesday’s sweep of a doubleheader of seven-inning games. The two wins in the set against Juniata, rescheduled from last Saturday because of snow, push the Royals to 3-2 on the season.
  • Winter Weather Postpones EMU's Boys Of Summer
    February 17, 2018
    This weekend's winter weather has postponed both of EMU's scheduled baseball doubleheaders.
  • SEASON PREVIEW: Unproven Baseball Roster Opens 2018
    February 15, 2018
    With a roster full of returning players looking for new playing time, and new players in general, Eastern Mennonite University’s baseball team faces some unknowns in the upcoming season.
  • EMU Splits Doubleheader with NCWC
    February 09, 2018
    The Royals won the first game in Friday's doubleheader against NC Wesleyan, drawing a split against the Battling Bishops. EMU went 1-2 in a three-game series with NCWC and will return to action on Wednesday, traveling to Buena Vista, Va. to take on Southern Virginia for a single game at 3:00pm.
  • EMU Starts Year With Close Loss At North Carolina Wesleyan
    February 08, 2018
    Two days earlier than anticipated, EMU’s baseball men stepped onto the field for opening day. The Royals played well but one swing of the bat sent them to a 2-0 loss at North Carolina Wesleyan in Rocky Mount, N.C.
  • EMU And Bridgewater Tied In ODAC Baseball Poll
    February 07, 2018
    EMU's baseball team graduated 12 seniors last spring and the ODAC coaches took note of what could be a rebuilding year, as the Royals were picked in a tie for tenth in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Preseason Poll. Eastern Mennonite earned 23 points in the voting, tying the men with local rival Bridgewater College.
  • Baseball's Opening Day Rescheduled For This Thursday
    February 05, 2018
    Due to the impending threat of rain on the East Coast, this weekend's season-opening baseball games at North Carolina Wesleyan have been moved up this Thursday and Friday.
  • Eastern Mennonite Baseball Releases 2018 Schedule
    January 30, 2018
    Despite a rainy weekend in Harrisonburg, Eastern Mennonite’s baseball men opened up practice for the 2018 season on Monday. Opening Day is less than two weeks away for a season that features 20 home matchups, nine doubleheaders, and 12 ODAC games at the EMU Baseball Field.
  • Baseball Team Brings Back Popular Halloween Game
    October 26, 2017
    The EMU baseball team is hosting their 4th Annual Halloween Game on Tuesday, starting at 4:00pm on the EMU Baseball Field.