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5/17/2019 11:25:00 AM

HUNTINGTON, Ind. - Earlier this week, Huntington University alum Dalton Combs received a call that every aspiring baseball player wants to receive. The former Forester learned that he was making the jump from Short A to Triple A and had less than 24 hours to pack his bags for Sacramento.

Combs will make his debut tonight with the Sacramento River Cats where he will likely see time at first base. The Cats will face the Fresno Grizzlies at 5:05 PM PDT as part of the six-day Highway Series.

5/14/2019 8:15:00 PM

MACON, Ga. - The 10th-ranked Middle Georgia State Knights, seeded second in the tourney, ran away with a 11-2 win over the 4th-seeded HU baseball team to eliminate the Foresters from the 20-19 NAIA National Championship Opening Round. 

It's Huntington's second loss in the Macon bracket having been on the wrong end of a 7-5 decision again British Columbia yesterday. 

5/13/2019 7:20:00 PM

MACON, Ga. - The 4th-seeded Forester baseball team suffered a 7-5 loss to 5th-seeded British Columbia (30-20) Monday afternoon of the 2019 NAIA National Championship Opening Round at Luther Williams Field in Macon, Ga. The loss  sends HU to the consolation bracket where they will face the loser of Rio Grande/Middle Georgia State tomorrow morning at 11:00 a.m.

Huntington rallied back from a 3-0 deficit to take a 4-3 lead in the fifth only to watch it slip away in the seventh on the way to their 15th loss of the year. 

5/11/2019 10:40:00 AM

NAPERVILLE, Ind. - A handful of HU track and field athletes competed Friday at a last chance meet, the Dr. Keeler Invitational hosted by North Central, and for Aspen Dirr the pay-off was great. The meet, with representation from over 110 schools, is designed to give athletes one last shot for qualifying for nationals.

Saddled with injury most of the outdoor season, Dirr toed the line in the 800 meters for just the second time this spring and her time of 2:15.81 was enough to claim a spot at the 2019 NAIA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Gulf Shores (Ala.).

5/9/2019 9:55:00 PM

HUNTINGTON, Ind. - The Huntington University baseball team (26-14) learned earlier this evening that they will be packing their bags for Macon, Georgia to compete in the 2019 NAIA National Championship Opening Round slated for May 13-16 at Middle Georgia State's Luther Williams Field.

As the Crossroads League regular season champions, HU received the conference's first automatic bid to compete in the tournament, the program's fourth-ever berth to the big dance.

5/9/2019 8:05:00 PM

HUNTINGTON, Ind. - The Crossroads League has announced its 2019 baseball awards and headlining the news is HU junior Alex McCutcheon as the league's Pitcher of the Year.

The HU ace currently boasts a 2.10 ERA and is holding opponents to a .195 batting average. To date, McCutcheon has pitched 73.0 innings, striking out 94 batters while surrendering 50 hits, a mere 22 runs and 28 walks.

5/8/2019 2:00:00 PM

HUNTINGTON, Ind. - The Crossroads League has announced its 2019 Women's Golf All-Conference nominees and among the list is Huntington University junior Betsy Schroeder.

Schroeder was one of six players to be named to the Honorable Mention Team. As the Foresters' No. 1 player throughout 2018-19, she is just the second player in program history to be recognized by the league. Women's golf is the newest sport at Huntington with its inaugural season dating back to 2015-16. 

5/7/2019 3:25:00 PM

HUNTINGTON, Ind. - The Crossroads League has announced its 2019 All-Conference honors for softball and included on the list was Paige Eichelberger, Kiera Stacy and Jada Crofoot.

For the sophomore Eichelberger, this is her first First Team All-Conference designation. The Avon native (Avon HS) led the team in hitting with her .412 average, the 6th best in the league. She tallied 63 hits on the year for the No. 9 spot among her CL peers while driving in 19 runs and scoring 29 times.