2017-18 Baseball News

  • SCHEDULE UPDATE: Baseball Moves First Pitch to 3 p.m. on Tuesday
    March 19, 2018
    Tuesday's baseball game between Pfeiffer and Queens has been moved to 3 p.m. due to forcasted rain later in the evening.
  • Baseball Tops No. 8 Methodist, 6-5
    March 18, 2018
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -- The Pfeiffer baseball team (13-7) handed Methodist (20-3) just its third loss of the season with a 6-5 victory on Sunday afternoon, salvaging the final game of the three-game weekend series. Will Altemueller tossed six solid innings and Xavier Rodriguez retired all six batters he faced to earn the save.
  • Falcons Fall to #8 Methodist 9-6
    March 17, 2018
    Fayetteville, N.C. – It was another tough loss for the Pfeiffer baseball team on Saturday afternoon as they fell in game two to Methodist 9-6. The Falcon pitching staff struggled throughout, giving up 11 hits and walking 9 Monarch hitters.
  • Pfeiffer Baseball Falls to Methodist 7-5 in Series Opener
    March 16, 2018
    The Pfeiffer baseball team took a tough loss to Methodist by a score of 7-5 on Friday night. The Monarchs came in to this series as the number eight ranked team in the country in Division III baseball.
  • Baseball Game at St. Andrews Postponed
    March 12, 2018
    Tomorrow's baseball game between St. Andrews and Pfeiffer has been postponed due to rain. No makeup date has been announced.
  • Pfeiffer Baseball Splits Double-Header Against Averett; Takes Series 2-1
    March 10, 2018
    Danville, V.A. -- The Pfeiffer baseball team split a double header on Saturday afternoon against Averett, taking game one 7-4 and losing game two 2-0. Despite the loss in game two, the Falcons won the series two games to one as they took Friday night's matchup buy a score of 8-2.
  • Falcons Take Series Opener Against Averett
    March 09, 2018
    DANVILLE, VA — Nick Richmond tossed seven strong innings and Bryan Kowalski hit a 3-run home run to lead the Falcons (11-4) to an 8-2 victory over Averett (5-14) in the opener of a three-game series.
  • Falcons Winning Streak Ends at 10 with 8-7 Loss to Greensboro
    March 04, 2018
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. – The Pfeiffer baseball team (10-4) saw its 10-game winning streak come to an end with an 8-7 defeat at the hands of Greensboro (5-5) on Sunday afternoon. The winning streak matched the longest since the 2004 squad won 10 straight from March 15-April 17.
  • Win Streak Hits Ten as Pfeiffer Downs Greensboro 8-2
    March 03, 2018
    Misenheimer, N.C. -- Make it 10 in a row for the Pfeiffer baseball team as they defeated Greensboro 8-2 on Saturday. The win streak hit double digits with the help of the Falcon offense, as they continued to punish the Pride’s pitching staff with 13 hits. Kirby Lambert and Jordan Eckard each had 3 hits to lead the team.
  • Falcons Make it Nine in a Row With 12-2 Rout of Greensboro
    March 02, 2018
    Misenheimer, N.C. – Despite a cold night at the ballpark on Friday evening, the Pfeiffer baseball team (9-3) stretched their win streak to 9 games by defeating the Greensboro Pride 12-2. The Falcons’ offensive explosion was led by a 3 hit effort from senior Jordan Eckard, who went 3-4 with 3 runs scored.
  • Altemeuller Goes Six Strong Innings in 12-1 Win Over Ferrum
    February 25, 2018
    Misenheimer, N.C. -- The Pfeiffer baseball team (8-3) wrapped up an outstanding homestand with a 12-1 victory over Ferrum (1-7) on Sunday afternoon. Despite a three hour rain delay, the Falcons came out strong against the Panthers, putting up 12 runs while only giving up 1 run on 4 hits.
  • Pfeiffer Celebrates Ferebee's 99th Birthday With 6-3 Win Over Ferrum
    February 24, 2018
    Misenheimer, N.C. -- On legendary coach Joe Ferebee’s 99th birthday, the Pfeiffer baseball team (7-3) scored its 7th win in a row as they defeated the Ferrum Panthers (1-6) 6-3. Pfeiffer was led by a strong performance by starter Matthew Lambert, who went 6.2 innings while giving up 3 runs (2 earned) and striking out 4.
  • Pfeiffer Baseball Makes it Six Wins in a Row With 7-6 Victory Over Ferrum
    February 23, 2018
    Misenheimer, N.C. – The Pfeiffer baseball team made it six wins in a row on Friday night as they defeated the Ferrum Panthers (1-5) 7-6 at Joe Ferebee Field. After losing their first three games of the season, the Falcons have slugged their way to six straight victories and now sit at 6-3 on the season.
  • Lambert's Grand Slam Helps Defeat Elmira 5-3 and Extend Win Streak to Five
    February 22, 2018
    Misenheimer, N.C. -- It was a successful home opener for the Pfeiffer baseball team (5-3) on Thursday afternoon as they defeated Elmira (N.Y.) (0-4) by a score of 5-3 to extend their win streak to five games. First baseman Kirby Lambert was the hero for the Falcons, as he hit a go-ahead grand slam in the bottom of the 8th inning that turned out to be the game winner to help give Pfeiffer a home opening victory.
  • Baseball Scores Six Runs in Final Two At Bats to Defeat Greensboro 13-8
    February 20, 2018
    GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The Pfeiffer baseball team (4-3) got over the .500 mark with a 13-8 victory at Greensboro (2-2) on Tuesday afternoon. The Falcons pounded out 16 hits on the day and scored six times over the final two innings to come away with the win. 
  • Pfeiffer Bats Stay Hot to Finish Off 3-1 Weekend
    February 17, 2018
    Laurinburg, N.C. – The Pfeiffer baseball team (3-3) earned a 6-5 win against Cumberland and an 8-3 victory against St. Andrews on Saturday to complete a 3-1 weekend on the campus of St. Andrews University.
  • Falcons Score 24 Runs in Doubleheader Split at St. Andrews
    February 16, 2018
    LAURINBURG, N.C. -- The Pfeiffer baseball team (1-3) split a doubleheader on Friday, dropping a 16-12 game to Cumberlands and earning their first win of the season in a 12-8 contest against St. Andrews. The Falcons pounded out five home runs in the two games.
  • Rain Forces Pfeiffer Baseball Weekend Schedule to Change; Falcons Will Travel to St. Andrews
    February 14, 2018
    Upcoming rain in the forecast has forced the Pfeiffer baseball team to cancel their four-game weekend series that was scheduled to take place at Joe Ferebee Field against Indiana-South Bend. The Falcons were scheduled for four games against IUSB but the weather forced a change in plans.
  • Pfeiffer Baseball Drops First Two Games of the Season Against Limestone and Carson-Newman
    February 03, 2018
    The Pfeiffer baseball team opened up its season with a double-header in Gaffney, SC, as they took on the Limestone Saints and the Carson-Newman Eagles. The Falcons dropped both games on the day, but also had plenty bright spots to open up the new campaign.
  • Pfeiffer Baseball Returns To The Field With Matchups Against Limestone And Carson-Newman
    February 02, 2018
    The Pfeiffer baseball team opens up their season this weekend as they travel to Gaffney, SC on Saturday to play the Limestone Saints at 1 p.m. and the Carson-Newman Eagles at 4 p.m.
  • Stampler Named Head Baseball Coach
    December 19, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. – Vice President for Athletics Bob Reasso announced this afternoon that Jordan Stampler has been named the Pfeiffer Baseball Head Coach. Stampler becomes the seventh head coach in program history and has served as the Assistant Coach and Recruiting Coordinator with the Falcons for the past two-and-a-half years.
  • Blake Resigns to Become Pitching Coach at Duke
    December 18, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. – After five successful seasons as the head coach of the Pfeiffer baseball team, Dusty Blake has announced his resignation to become the pitching coach at Duke University. Blake joins the staff of Chris Pollard who was the head coach at Pfeiffer from 2000-04.
  • Baseball Releases 2018 Schedule; Season Opens Feb. 3
    December 06, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. – Head Coach Dusty Blake announced the 2018 Pfeiffer Baseball schedule this afternoon as the Falcons embark on their first season as members of NCAA Division III and the USA South Athletic Conference.