2012 Baseball Headlines
June 8, 2012
Another three-peat: ABCA names Rauh All-America, All-Region
The honors continue to roll in for Chapman University junior RHP Brian Rauh. Having already earned All-America honors for a third straight year and All-West Region honors from D3Baseball.com, Rauh has earned the same three-peat from the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA), announced at last month’s national championships banquet in Appleton, Wis.
June 5, 2012
Nationals take Rauh in 11th round of MLB Draft
Chapman University RHP Brian Rauh has been selected by the Washington Nationals in the 11th round of Major League Baseball’s 2012 First-Year Player Draft on Tuesday afternoon, the second day of the draft. The three-time All-America junior was the 354th pick overall and becomes the 11th Panther since 1999 to be drafted by an MLB organization.
May 30, 2012
Chapman ace named to Academic All-America baseball team
In just three years, Chapman University junior RHP Brian Rauh has turned the Panthers’ record books inside-out and earned a cluster of accolades to fill more than a few scrapbooks. However, this latest honor might be the most impressive. Rauh has been named to the Capital One Academic All-America Division III Baseball first team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
May 23, 2012
No surprises here, Rauh earns third All-America award
For the third consecutive season, Chapman University junior RHP Brian Rauh has earned D3Baseball.com All-America first team honors. Rauh becomes just the second player in school history to be named All-America three times in his career (Wayde Kitchens 2007-09).
May 18, 2012
D3baseball.com names Rauh first team All-West Region
D3baseball.com announced its first-ever All-Region teams on Friday and Chapman University RHP Brian Rauh has been named first team All-West Region as selected by Division III sports information directors from around the country.
May 6, 2012
Seniors walk-off with series win over Redlands
Two come-from-behind wins ended the Chapman University baseball team’s regular season with a doubleheader sweep and series-winning evening against SCIAC rival University of Redlands at Hart Park Saturday.
May 3, 2012
Rauh earns second-career Academic All-District team selection
Once again, junior RHP Brian Rauh has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District VIII baseball team by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). This is the second selection for Rauh, who was named to the first team this season after being a second team honoree in 2011.
April 27, 2012
Panther Sportsline (Baseball - Brian Rauh Interview)
April 26, 2012
Another slam by Parr propels Chapman over La Sierra 16-1
An eight-run first inning propelled the Chapman University baseball team to a 16-1 win over visiting La Sierra University at Hart Park on Thursday night. The Panthers hit two first-inning home runs including junior OF James Parr’s second grand slam of the season and Chapman-record third of his career.
April 22, 2012
Sweep success; Panthers break out brooms against Whitman
The Chapman University baseball team accomplished a pair of season firsts on Sunday afternoon in defeating visiting Whitman College (Wash.) 8-1 at Hart Park. With the win the Panthers earned their first series sweep of the year as well as their first three-game winning streak.
April 21, 2012
Offense rallies in support of pitching as Chapman takes two
The Panther bats were as hot as the Southern California weather Saturday at Hart Park for Chapman University baseball’s doubleheader sweep against Whitman College (WA). The Panthers collected 32 hits and outscored Whitman 20-1 in the two games, beating the Missionaries 13-1 and 7-0 to open the three-game weekend series.
April 21, 2012
Coach Tereschuk postgame interview (Whitman)
Coach Tereschuk's postgame interview following a doubleheader sweep over Whitman College.
April 17, 2012
Rauh named SCIAC Athlete of the Week and to D3 Team of the Week
Chapman University junior RHP Brian Rauh has been named SCIAC Male Athlete of the Week as well as to the D3Baseball.com Team of the Week for his career-high 16 strikeout performance against No. 19-ranked Linfield College on Saturday afternoon.
April 15, 2012
Wildcats outlast Chapman to split doubleheader and series
A two-run home run by Wildcats’ OF Kramer Lindell in the top of the 13th inning gave visiting Linfield College (Ore.) a 4-2 win over Chapman University, earning a doubleheader split on Sunday at Hart Park.
April 15, 2012
Aces have their day as Chapman splits DH with No. 19 Linfield
Both the Chapman University baseball team and No. 19 Linfield College had its aces on the mound on Saturday afternoon at Hart Park, as Brian Rauh for Chapman, and Ryan Larson for Linfield each had complete-game victories.
April 13, 2012
Weather alters Chapman sports schedule on Friday
Friday's Southern California rainstorm has caused the postponement and cancellation of several events for Chapman University sports teams; most notably, the rematch of last year's West Region baseball championship between the Panthers and Linfield College (Ore.).
April 1, 2012
Pacific Lutheran takes series finale in a wild one at Hart
Winning its third one-run decision in two days, the Pacific Lutheran University baseball team defeated host Chapman University 10-9 in 11 innings on Sunday in the finale of a four-game weekend series at Hart Park.
March 31, 2012
Baseball comes up just short, twice versus Lutes
The Chapman University baseball team suffered not one, but two one-run losses against visiting Pacific Lutheran University (Wash.), losing 8-7 and then 5-4 in 10 innings in a doubleheader on Saturday afternoon at Hart Park.
March 30, 2012
Battery mates help Chapman take series opener with PLU
Shades of the defending West Region champion Chapman University baseball team were on display as Panthers kicked off a four-game weekend series against Pacific Lutheran University (Wash.) with a vintage 6-0 victory at Hart Park on Friday night.
March 24, 2012
Rauh sets Chapman's strikeout record, but Panthers drop a pair
The Chapman University baseball team dropped a pair of games to visiting Pomona-Pitzer Colleges on Saturday at Hart Park. Panthers’ ace junior RHP Brian Rauh suffered yet another no decision in the first game as the Sagehens rallied from a 2-0 ninth inning deficit, scoring two unearned runs in the inning, and then won it in the 10th by a score of 3-2.
March 20, 2012
No. 3 Kean capitalizes on Chapman mistakes in 9-4 win
The Chapman University baseball team suffered a tough loss to long-time East Coast rivals and No. 3-ranked Kean University (N.J.) 9-4 on Tuesday night at Hart Park. Chapman committed five errors and gave up six unearned runs, giving Kean the edge needed to snuff out the Panthers.
March 19, 2012
Despite walk-off loss, Panthers take the series from La Verne
The Chapman University baseball team earned a much-needed series win over visiting University of La Verne as the two squads split a doubleheader at Hart Park on Monday to conclude the three-game series. Following a win on Sunday night, the Panthers took the first game of the doubleheader with a 10-3 victory. La Verne then used a walk-off RBI double in the bottom of the ninth to salvage the final game of the series 4-3.
March 18, 2012
Weather shuffles Chapman-La Verne baseball series
The three-game weekend baseball series between Chapman University and the University of La Verne has been pushed back once again due to weather, but Game 1 is tentatively scheduled for a 5 p.m. first pitch on Sunday at Hart Park.
March 18, 2012
Extra bases, 13 hits help Panthers snap losing streak
The weather was the only thing cold in the Panthers’ dugout on Sunday evening as their bats showed signs of warming up. The Chapman University baseball team collected 13 hits, including six extra-base hits, while defeating visiting University of La Verne 6-4 at Hart Park.
March 12, 2012
Ithaca hands Chapman third loss in a row with 5-0 shutout
Freshman starting pitcher John Prendergast threw a complete-game, five-hit shutout as Ithaca College defeated the No. 21 Chapman University baseball team 5-0 on Monday afternoon at Hart Park. The loss is Chapman’s third in a row and its 10th loss in its last 12 games.
March 11, 2012
Ithaca hands Chapman another low-scoring defeat
The Chapman University baseball team suffered another gut-wrenching defeat, a 3-2 pitcher’s duel to visiting Ithaca College (N.Y.) at Hart Park on Saturday night. The Panthers have now lost four of their past five games and three in a row at home.
March 10, 2012
Rauh suffers first loss as Panthers get shutout
All good things must come to an end and such is the career unbeaten streak of two-time All-American Brian Rauh. The Chapman University junior RHP suffered his first loss in 25 career decisions as visiting Rutgers-Newark University (N.J.) shutout the Panthers 2-0 at Hart Park on Saturday night. Rauh falls to 2-1 this season and now 24-1 in his career.
February 26, 2012
Bruins take series finale in 13-5 win over Chapman
The Chapman University baseball team committed eight errors which led to six unearned runs and visiting George Fox University added an eight-run seventh inning to take the rubber match of the weekend series 13-5 at Hart Park on Sunday afternoon.
February 25, 2012
Timely hitting grants Panthers a split with George Fox
The Chapman University baseball team earned a split with George Fox University on Saturday afternoon at Hart Park dropping the first game 3-2 in 12 innings, but rallying back to take the second game 4-3.
February 25, 2012
Tyler Surnbrock postgame interview (George Fox)
Tyler Surnbrock's postgame interview following the Panthers' doubleheader split with George Fox
February 14, 2012
Late-inning miscues cost No. 2 Chapman in 3-1 loss to Claremont
For much of the game, the No. 2 Chapman University baseball team kept Claremont-Mudd-Scripps scoreless, without a hit. The final few innings were a different story as Claremont took advantage of several Chapman misplays to squeak out a 3-1, upset win on Tuesday afternoon at Hart Park.
February 4, 2012
Big third inning helps Chapman to season-opening win over Whittier
The No. 2 Chapman University baseball team pounded out 10 runs on 17 hits highlighted by a five-run third inning, as they went on to defeat Whittier College 10-4 in the season-opener on Friday night at Hart Park.
February 3, 2012
Coach Tereschuk postgame interview (Whittier)
Coach Tereschuk postgame interview after the Panthers' 10-4 win over Whittier in their season opener.
February 2, 2012
2012 Baseball Season Preview
It may be better to be lucky than good, but in the case of the Chapman University baseball team there’s no doubt the “good” has outweighed the luck, despite what a modest Tom Tereschuk says.
January 25, 2012
Baseball ranked No. 2 in D3baseball.com preseason poll
Following a second place finish at the 2011 NCAA Division III Baseball Championships, the Chapman University baseball team begins the 2012 season ranked No. 2 by D3Baseball.com behind No. 1 Marietta College (Ohio).
January 19, 2012
Panthers' ace earns Preseason All-America honors
Chapman University junior RHP Brian Rauh has been named to the D3Baseball.com Preseason All-America first team for the second consecutive year. Rauh finished the 2011 season 11-0 to run his unbeaten streak to 22-0 in his career.