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Shockers swarmed by Pelicans

Sports Reporter

April 27

Filed under Baseball

Wichita State went down to the bayou to visit Tulane University for a weekend series of baseball with the Green Wave.The Shockers started the weekend off on Friday with A.J. Ladwig pitching nine shutout innings and going into ...

Shockers lose to Missouri in overtime

Staff Reporter

April 23

Filed under Baseball

The Wichita State Shockers (21-20) forced the Missouri Tigers (18-21) into the 10th inning before finding themselves with a late 4-5 loss.Garrett Bayliff scored two runs in the outing.Daniel Kihle started out the action in the ni...

12 innings game breaks baseball dry spell

Madison Johnson, sports reporter

April 20

Filed under Baseball

While the runs were minimal in today’s game against the Salukis, the Shockers had to play three innings past the ninth to determine the 4-3 win.The baseball team gained a one run lead in the bottom of the third thanks to Dani...

Shockers clip wings off Golden Eagles

Staff Reporter

April 16

Filed under Baseball

Daniel Kihle led the Shockers to a victory over the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles Tuesday night. Kihle had four hits on four at bats in the 6-5 win on his first day back from an injury.It felt good to play in Eck Stadium again....

Shockers break losing streak with weekend series

Sports Reporter

April 13

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Wichita State and Evansville finished up their series against each other today as the Shockers took the game by a score of 13-3 in 8 innings.The Shockers were the first to get on the board in the 4th with Tyler Baker singling to center and a...

Shocker baseball can’t tame Wildcats

Sports Editor

April 8

Filed under Baseball

The last meeting between Wichita State and Kansas State, it was not the most ideal ending for the Shockers to walk away from as the Wildcats blew the game away taking the win 20-11 on May 31 of last year.Coming off a sweep by the ...

Shocker baseball topples Titans in weekend series

Sports Reporter

March 30

Filed under Baseball

The weekend started off poorly for the Shockers on Friday as they dropped the first game of the series against the 9-ranked Cal State Fullerton Titans by 5-1.A.J. Ladwig was on the mound for the Shockers and pitched seven innings, bu...

Baseball loss to Nebraska is second consecutive of season

Rahim Thompson

March 26

Filed under Baseball

In the early baseball season it is not always if you win and lose, but how you win and lose. After a blazing hot start, Wichita State was unable to sustain that momentum, and they suffered their second consecutive loss tonight ...