2011-12 Regis University Baseball News
May 21, 2012
Sophomore Tony Piazza Earns Daktronics Baseball Second Team All-Central Region Honors
Sophomore first baseman/utility player Tony Piazza was named to the Daktronics All-Central Region Second Team. Piazza helped guide the Ranger baseball team to their first NCAA Tournament berth in 21 years.
May 19, 2012
Rangers' Season Ends with 4-2 Loss to St. Cloud State at NCAA Tournament
The Regis University baseball team had quite the final month going 20-7 down the stretch, however the season came to an end in an elimination game in the NCAA Central Region Tournament.
May 18, 2012
Work Horse Mike McElreath Goes the Distance in Rangers 11-Inning 4-2 Victory Over Winona State
The Regis baseball team jumped on the broad shoulders of senior right-hander Mike McElreath and rode him to a 4-2 11-inning victory over Winona State in an elimination game at the NCAA Central Region Tournament.
May 17, 2012
Pitcher's Dual Goes Way of Minnesota State, Mankato at NCAA Central Region Tournament
Senior Charlie Henderson and Tyler Ockuly locked into a pitcher's dual that wasn't decided till the 10th inning with Minnesota State, Mankato squeaking out a 1-0 win in the first round of the NCAA Central Region Tournament at Franklin Rogers Park.
May 16, 2012
Harms Earns All-Region Honors; Hastings and Eustice Named to Gold Glove Team
Junior right-hander Aaron Harms was named to the American Baseball Coaches Association Second Team All-Central Region team. Teammates Cody Hastings and Ryan Eustice were tabbed to first team and second team Gold Glove respectively.
May 15, 2012
Rangers on the Way to take on Mavericks in NCAA Tournament First Round on May 17th
MANKATO, Minn.: Fresh off their staggering win over Colorado State University-Pueblo to claim the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference tournament Championship title last week, the Ranger men head to Mankato, Minn. to compete in the NCAA tournament.
May 13, 2012
Regis Earns Sixth Seed at NCAA Central Region Tournament
The Regis University baseball team earned their first berth into the NCAA Central Tournament Region since 1991 and will take on #1 seed Minnesota State. The tournament will begin on Thursday in Mankato, Minn. Regis is the six seed.
May 12, 2012
Rangers Capture First RMAC Championship; Earn First NCAA Tournament Berth Since 1991
The Regis University baseball team had a chance to make history today as they took on CSU-Pueblo in the RMAC Championship Game. History in fact was made as Regis won their first RMAC Championship and earned an automatic berth to the 2012 NCAA Division II Tournament with a 9-2 victory at Rawlings Field.
May 11, 2012
Regis Baseball Earns Trip to RMAC Championship Game; Take on CSU-Pueblo Saturday
The Regis University baseball team will have a chance to win their first RMAC Championship after defeating New Mexico Highlands for the second time in two days 3-0. Junior Aaron Harms threw his second shutout in a row to improve to 8-1.
May 10, 2012
Henderson Earns Third First Team All-RMAC Honor; Seven Others Named to Teams
Senior right-hander Charlie Henderson was honored on the First Team All-RMAC team for 2012 and becomes the first pitcher in RMAC history to earn three first team honors.
May 10, 2012
Rangers Keep on Winning; McElreath Picks up Eighth Win of the Season
The Regis University baseball team keeps winning and are the only undefeated team left at the 2012 RMAC Baseball Tournament following a 4-2 win over New Mexico Highlands.
May 9, 2012
Henderson's Two-Hit Shutout Propels Regis to 3-0 Victory in Opening Round of RMAC Tournament
Three-time First Team All-RMAC selection senior Charlie Henderson did not want his senior season to end yet and it showed in leading the Rangers to a 3-0 victory over CSU-Pueblo in the opening game of the RMAC Baseball Tournament.
May 8, 2012
Right-Hander Aaron Harms Earns RMAC Pitcher of the Week Award
For the fourth time this season a Regis University baseball pitcher has earned RMAC Pitcher of the Week. This time junior Aaron Harms earned the award following one of the best performances by any Regis pitcher in recent memory.
May 6, 2012
Baseball Earns Four Seed, Take on CSU-Pueblo on Wednesday in RMAC Baseball Tournament
The Regis Rangers will enter the RMAC Baseball Tournament as the #4 seed following their 28-21 season including a 23-17 in RMAC action.
May 5, 2012
Harms Throws Two-Hit Shutout in Rangers Sweep; McDermott Earns 300th Victory
The Regis University baseball team pretty much knew their RMAC Tournament fate heading into the series finale doubleheader against Nebraska-Kearney but the Rangers want to make a case for a NCAA regional bid and that is exactly what they did on a beautiful Saturday afternoon.
May 4, 2012
Rangers Get Shutout; Respond with 3-2 Victory in Nightcap
Regis and Nebraska-Kearney are getting together one last time as members of the RMAC before Nebraska-Kearney leaves for the MIAA.
May 3, 2012
Junior Catcher Tim Lewis Named Capital One Academic All-District VII
Junior catcher Tim Lewis was named to the Capital One Academic All-District VII Baseball First Team for his efforts in the classroom.
May 1, 2012
Regis Athletics Hall of Fame Asks for Nominations
After a four-year hiatus the Regis University Athletics Hall of Fame will be inducting a class in 2013. We are inviting all who know of a worthy athlete, coach or team to nominate.
April 28, 2012
Rangers Ride the Long Ball to Series Sweep of Cougars
Regis played their final road games of the 2012 season with a doubleheader against Colorado Christian University on Saturday. The Rangers (25-20, 20-16 RMAC) combined to hit five home runs in the two games, leading the visitors to a four-game series sweep of the Cougars (9-36, 6-29 RMAC)
April 27, 2012
Regis Offense Continues to Click in Doubleheader Sweep
Regis baseball traveled to Colorado Christian University for a Friday doubleheader at All-Star Park. The Rangers (23-20, 18-16 RMAC) opened their final weekend series of 2012 the right way, continuing their streak of high offensive production to take down the Cougars (9-35, 6-28 RMAC) in both games.
April 22, 2012
Tosches Homer leads Rangers to 11-4 Win, Series Split
Regis baseball continued to produce on Sunday with an 11-4 win over New Mexico Highlands at Brandt Field. The Rangers (21-20, 16-16 RMAC) scored in double digits for the fourth time in their last six games to earn a four-game series split with the Cowboys (29-12, 22-10 RMAC).
April 21, 2012
Rangers Come up Short in Slugfest, Drop Twin Bill
The Rangers and Cowboys continued their weekend set with a doubleheader at Brandt Field on Saturday. Regis (20-20, 15-16 RMAC) looked to build on their recent momentum, but New Mexico Highlands (29-11, 22-9 RMAC) regained control in the series by claiming both games.
April 20, 2012
Rangers Back Henderson’s Gem with 15 Runs on the Road
The Rangers traveled to Brandt Field to open up a four-game series with the Cowboys on Friday. New Mexico Highlands (27-11, 20-9 RMAC) has led the Plains Division for much of the 2012 season, but the home team fell by a score of 15-2 to one of the hottest offenses in the RMAC. With the win on Tuesday Regis (20-18, 15-14 RMAC) has scored at least six runs in seven of their last nine games.
April 19, 2012
14 Regis Baseball Student-Athletes Earn RMAC All-Academic Accolades
14 Regis University baseball student-athletes were named to one of the three Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Academic teams. The 14 players named were the most from any one school outdistancing Nebraska-Kearney who had 10.
April 17, 2012
Rangers Travel to Air Force Academy, Fall 8-1
Regis baseball took a trip south this afternoon looking to make a statement against Air Force, the first Division I opponent the Rangers have faced this season. Regis (19-18) entered the match-up hoping to take advantage of a struggling opponent, but the Falcons (9-25) took care of business at home with an 8-1 victory.
April 16, 2012
Regis Baseball Adds Non-Conference Game Against Division I Air Force
The Regis University baseball team has scheduled a non-conference game against NCAA Division I Air Force. The one-game nine-inning contest will be played on the Air Force campus on Tuesday afternoon at 3:00 p.m.
April 14, 2012
Rangers Claim Series with Doubleheader Sweep over Thunderwolves
The Rangers and Thunderwolves played their second doubleheader in as many days on Saturday at the Regis baseball field.
April 13, 2012
Rangers, Thunderwolves Split Friday Twin Bill
In an effort to avoid the inclement weather scheduled to arrive this weekend, Sunday’s game between the Rangers and Thunderwolves was moved to Friday afternoon as game one of a doubleheader. Regis (17-17, 12-14 RMAC) took care of business in game one, but CSU-Pueblo (23-13, 20-6 RMAC) evened the series with effective starting pitching in the nightcap.
April 12, 2012
Schedule Changes for Baseball Due to Weather on Sunday
Due to a potential spring storm coming into the Denver area on Sunday, the Regis-CSU-Pueblo baseball series will now be played on Friday and Saturday with doubleheaders both days beginning at 12:00 p.m.
April 10, 2012
Ranger Kyle Mack Named RMAC Pitcher of the Week
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.: Junior right-hander Kyle Mack was named RMAC Pitcher of the Week this week for his performance on the bump last week in the games at Colorado School of Mines.
April 7, 2012
Regis Wins Series with 6-5 Victory over Mines
The Rangers (16-16, 11-13 RMAC) wrapped up their four-game weekend series with a 6-5 win over the Orediggers (11-17, 10-14 RMAC) at Jim Darden Field on Saturday. Regis has won three consecutive games and six of their last eight.
April 6, 2012
Rangers Ride the Long Ball to Doubleheader Sweep
Regis celebrated Good Friday in style with a doubleheader sweep over the Orediggers (11-16, 10-13 RMAC) of Colorado School of Mines. The Rangers (15-16, 10-13 RMAC) put on a slugfest at Jim Darden Field, claiming both seven-inning contests with five home runs combined and solid performances from the two starting pitchers.
April 5, 2012
Regis Falls 3-2 Despite Strong Effort from Henderson
The Rangers (13-16, 8-13 RMAC) took a trip down I-70 to Jim Darden Field in Golden for a Thursday night match-up with the Orediggers (11-14, 10-11 RMAC) of Colorado School of Mines. Both teams got quality performances from their starting pitchers, but the Orediggers held on for the 3-2 win at home.
April 1, 2012
Rangers Erase Six-Run Deficit to Beat Roadrunners, Win Series
Regis baseball claimed a 10-6 victory over the Roadrunners of Metro State College in their final meeting of the season on Sunday. The Roadrunners (9-17, 6-14 RMAC) led 6-0 in the fifth inning, but the Rangers (13-15, 8-12 RMAC) rallied for 10 unanswered runs in the late innings to bring home the 3-1 series win.
March 31, 2012
Rangers, Roadrunners ride Solid Pitching to Doubleheader Split
Regis and Metro State got together for a Saturday doubleheader at the Regis baseball field to continue their four-game weekend set.
March 30, 2012
Rangers Open Series in Walk-Off Fashion, Beat Roadrunners 9-8
Regis baseball returned home for the first time in three weeks to take on Metro State College, and the Rangers (11-14, 6-11 RMAC) made sure the 170 fans in attendance on Friday did not leave disappointed.
March 25, 2012
Regis Falls in Series Finale 9-8 to Colorado Mesa
The Rangers (10-14, 5-10 RMAC) and Mavericks (19-7, 13-3) wrapped up their four-game weekend set on Sunday in Grand Junction. Colorado Mesa picked up a series sweep with a 9-8 victory in front of their home fans.
March 24, 2012
Rangers Drop Twin Bill to Mavericks
Regis and Colorado Mesa continued their four-game series with a Saturday doubleheader in Grand Junction. The Mavericks (18-7, 12-3 RMAC) took care of business on their home field, defeating the Rangers (10-13, 5-9 RMAC) in both games.
March 23, 2012
Rangers Can’t Solve Mavericks, Fall 7-2
The Regis baseball team headed west to take on the Mavericks of Colorado Mesa University on Friday afternoon. The Rangers (10-11, 5-8) could not open the four-game series with a win as the Mavericks (16-7, 10-3) claimed a 7-2 win in front of their home crowd.
March 18, 2012
Rangers Take 3-of-4 in Weekend Set with Lopers
The Rangers hit the road to take on the Lopers in a four-game weekend series. Regis (10-10, 5-7 RMAC) won the first three games before Nebraska-Kearney (7-13, 6-6 RMAC) salvaged the finale.
March 13, 2012
Shoutta, Haag lead Rangers’ Comeback over Thunderwolves
The Rangers (7-9, 2-6 RMAC) claimed a dramatic victory at home Tuesday afternoon, beating the Thunderwolves (7-11, 4-4 RMAC) of CSU-Pueblo by a score of 5-4 in 10 innings.
March 10, 2012
Mack Picks up Win, Rangers and Cougars Split
The Rangers concluded a four-game home series against the Cougars of Colorado Christian University on Saturday. The Cougars (3-13, 2-6 RMAC) claimed game one of Saturday’s doubleheader, but the Rangers (6-9, 2-6 RMAC) were able to salvage a series split with a win in the nightcap.
March 6, 2012
Ranger Baseball Falls in Non-Conference Tilt to CSU-Pueblo 13-5
The Regis University baseball team headed south to take on RMAC-foe CSU-Pueblo in a non-conference tilt.
March 4, 2012
Rangers Fall to Cowboys in Sunday Doubleheader
The Rangers (4-6, 0-4 RMAC) concluded their four-game series at home with a pair of losses to the Cowboys (10-1, 4-0 RMAC) of New Mexico Highlands on Sunday.
March 3, 2012
Rangers Drop Two to Cowboys in RMAC Opener
Hectic Colorado weather prevented the Rangers from playing their first home game until Saturday, when the Cowboys of New Mexico Highlands arrived to begin a four-game weekend series. The Cowboys (8-1, 2-0 RMAC) took game one by a score of 7-3, then picked up a 6-1 win against the Rangers (4-4, 0-2 RMAC) in the seven-inning nightcap.
February 29, 2012
Ranger Baseball Series Moved to Saturday and Sunday
DENVER, Colo.: Due to the coming weather, the baseball series with N.M. Highlands scheduled for this weekend has been moved to Saturday and Sunday. The doubleheaders will start at 11:00 AM on both days.
February 28, 2012
McElreath and Eustice Sweep RMAC and NCBWA Players of the Week
Senior pitcher Mike McElreath and junior outfielder Ryan Eustice swept the pitcher and player of the week honors for both the RMAC and the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.
February 26, 2012
Rangers Sweep Roadrunners on Shoutta Homer, McElreath Gem
The Rangers traveled to Metro State College to take on the Roadrunners in a non-conference doubleheader on Sunday. Regis (4-2) showed that they weren’t fazed by their fifth and sixth consecutive road games as they defeated Metro State College (3-3) in both contests.
February 24, 2012
Saturday's Baseball Doubleheader Against Metro State Cancelled
Due to poor field conditions Saturday's baseball doubleheader against Metro State is cancelled. Sunday's doubleheader is still on with first pitching at 11:00 a.m. at the Metro State baseball field.
February 23, 2012
Weekend Baseball Series Against Metro State Moved to Saturday and Sunday
The first game of the Regis-Metro State baseball series that was scheduled for Friday has been rescheduled. The four-game series will take place on Saturday and Sunday with each day's first game beginning at 11:00 a.m. and the second game beginning around 2:00 p.m.
February 21, 2012
Senior Mike McElreath Earns RMAC Baseball Pitcher of the Week Accolades
Senior pitcher Mike McElreath was today named the RMAC Baseball Pitcher of the Week following his seven-inning gem on Sunday.
February 21, 2012
Non-Conference Baseball Series Against Metro State Set for the Weekend
Regis and cross-town rival Metro State has announced a four-game weekend non-conference series set for Friday, Saturday and Sunday. All games will be played at Metro State.
February 19, 2012
Rangers Split Sunday Doubleheader, Weekend Series with Cougars
Regis and Sioux Falls concluded their four-game series Sunday at Hobbs Field in Pueblo. Regis (2-2) claimed a 9-2 victory in the morning game, but the University of Sioux Falls (2-2) salvaged a series split with a 4-3 win in the nightcap.
February 18, 2012
Rangers, Cougars Split Twin Bill Season Opener
The Regis baseball season officially began Saturday, though not in the way either team had predicted. Snow in Denver moved the 2012 season opening series between the Rangers and University of Sioux Falls to Hobbs Field in Pueblo, where the Rangers played as the home team.
February 15, 2012
Sioux Falls Baseball Series to be Played in Pueblo
Denver, Colo.: With over two feel of snow accumulated in the last snow storm, the Regis Baseball Field is unplayable. Due to those weather conditions, the Ranger baseball series against University of Sioux Falls will be played in Pueblo, Colo. at the Runyon Field Complex this weekend.
February 8, 2012
Weekend Baseball Series with Hastings Cancelled
Due to the snow from last week's storm, the weekend baseball series between Regis and Hastings College is cancelled and will not be made-up.
January 24, 2012
Brault Named RMAC Preseason Player of the Year; Rangers Picked Sixth
Sophomore Steven Brault was today named the RMAC Preseason Baseball Player of the Year as voted on by the eight conference coaches. Brault was joined by senior Dave Holland and sophomore Jon Shoutta on the Preseason All-RMAC Team.
November 17, 2011
Regis Announces Winter Baseball Camps
The Regis University baseball program announces their annual winter baseball camps for December and January.
October 20, 2011
HASTINGS’ WALK-OFF SINGLE GIVES BLUE SERIES VICTORY
Junior Cody Hastings (Snohomish, WA) connected with a clutch two out, two run single to give Team Blue a dramatic victory in the bottom of the seventh inning of Game Five of the Ranger World Series. The 6-5 win gave Coach Weber’s Blue Team the deciding margin in the series as they claimed the title and boasting rights in the final contest of 2011.
October 19, 2011
Pitching Dual Evens Ranger World Series; Deciding Fifth Game Set for Thursday
Blue team starting pitcher Charlie Henderson (Arapahoe HS) and Gold starter Kevin Ross (Highlands Ranch HS) dueled each other in a crucial Ranger World Series game on Tuesday afternoon. Facing elimination, Ross led his team to a 5-2 victory forcing a deciding game five on Thursday afternoon.
October 18, 2011
Parking for Regis Athletic Events to Change
October 18, 2011
CAPRA LEADS BLUE TEAM TO WORLD SERIES LEAD
On a cool and breezy fall day, junior Nick Capra (Arvada West HS) pitched six complete innings to lead the Blue Team to a 6-2 victory on Monday afternoon. Mixing change-ups and fastballs, and backed up by stellar defense, Capra recorded twelve ground ball outs while recording four strikeouts. Capra allowed only one hit, a fourth inning single to Bob Terry (Air Academy HS).
October 15, 2011
Blue Team Evens Ranger World Series at 1 with Gem
SENIOR PITCHER STEVE FALCONI (LIBERTY HS) PICKED UP THE WIN AND HELPED HIS GOLD TEAM EVEN THE 2011 RANGER WORLD SERIES SATURDAY MORNING.
October 14, 2011
Game One of Ranger World Series Goes to Team Blue
Senior pitcher, Charlie Henderson (Arapahoe HS) logged four innings as the starter for the blue team, as he led his squad to victory in game one of the 2011 Ranger World Series thursday night. Henderson allowed two runs on three hits while posting six strikeouts.
October 10, 2011
Regis Senior Pitcher Charlie Henderson Named Northwoods "Finest in the Field"
Regis senior pitcher Charlie Henderson was named to the Northwoods League 2011 Rawlings "Finest in the Field".
October 10, 2011
Regis Sophomore Steven Brault Named to Northwoods League All-Star Team
Sophomore Steven Brault was named to the Northwood League Postseason All-Star team as an outfielder.
September 29, 2011
Regis Ranked 50th in Division II by NCSA for Academics and Athletics
Regis University ranked 50th amongst all NCAA Division II schools by the NCSA, an athletic recruiting website.
August 29, 2011
Men and Women in Service of Others
Student athletes got to work midday on Sunday, August, 28th at Rocky Mountain Park in Denver, Colo. Athletes, coaches, and athletic department members showed up ready to help out the community park in any way possible.