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Faulkner bats explode; Eagles stay alive in World Series

Faulkner bats explode; Eagles stay alive in World Series

  LEWISTON, Idaho (faulknereagles.com) – After his team’s heartbreaking loss to Lewis-Clark State Monday night, Faulkner head coach Patrick McCarthy spoke about his team being tight. He knew for his Eagles to stay alive in the Avista-NAIA World Series, they’d need to loosen up and enjoy the experience.Consider it done. Facing elimination here Tuesday afternoon at Harris Field, the third-ranked Eagles…

Faulkner to host NAIA Opening Round for 4th straight year

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (faulknereagles.com) – Faulkner University’s Harrison Field has been chosen as an Opening Round site for the 2016 NAIA Baseball National Championship, the association announced Friday afternoon. Patrick McCarthy’s third-ranked Eagles will host the five-team, double-elimination tournament that will take place May 17-20. The winner joins eight other Opening Round champions and Lewis-Clark State in the 2016 Avista-NAIA World…

Father of Faulkner baseball honored on ‘Lamar Harrison Day’

Faulkner honored the father of Faulkner baseball, longtime university board member and benefactor Lamar Harrison on Wednesday at "Lamar A. Harrison Day" on campus.

MONTGOMERY, Ala (AlabamaNews.Net) — Faulkner honored the father of Faulkner baseball, longtime university board member and benefactor Lamar Harrison on Wednesday at “Lamar A. Harrison Day” on campus. The Harrison family was in attendance at a special chapel service Wednesday morning. Harrison’s impact on the program and its student-athletes specifically and the university as a whole was documented through a video presentation. Additionally, Harrison…

Friday’s home softball doubleheader against Faulkner postponed

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (aumathletics.com) — Due to the likelihood of inclement weather in the River Region this afternoon, Friday’s Auburn Montgomery home softball doubleheader against Faulkner has been postponed. The twin bill will be rescheduled, however, a date and time has yet to be determined. Additionally, with the chance of rain in the forecast this weekend, the Warhawks home doubleheader against…

Biola drops Faulkner in NAIA 1st round 84-54

KANSAS CITY, Mo (faulknereagles.com) – Things started well for Faulkner against Biola here Wednesday afternoon in the opening round of the NAIA Tournament but, at the midway point of the first half, things turned for Scott Sanderson’s Eagles. The third-ranked team in the nation began playing like it, pounding the ball inside and hitting timely 3-pointers en route to an…

Top-ranked Faulkner completes sweep of Cumberlands with DH rout

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (faulknereagles.com) – Just hours after becoming the top-ranked team in the NAIA Top 25 poll, Faulkner played like it. Patrick McCarthy’s Eagles blasted Cumberlands (Ky.) 15-5 and 13-3 here Tuesday to complete a three-game sweep at Harrison Field. Faulkner has now won 14 straight games and stands at 23-4 heading into this weekend’s Southern States Athletic Conference home…

Faulkner blasts Blue Mountain 24-3 for ninth straight win

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (faulknereagles.com) – Nick Cain and Dennis Morton each had five RBIs in Faulkner’s 24-3 victory over Blue Mountain here Thursday night in the opener of their Southern States Athletic Conference series at Harrison Field. Cain had a three-run homer and two additional hits, while Morton added a grand slam and an RBI single to pace the Eagles (18-4…

Faulkner draws No. 3 Biola in first round of NAIA tournament

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (faulknerathletics.com)–  Faulkner will face Biola (Calif.), the regular season and tournament champion of the Golden State Athletic Conference, in the first round of the Buffalo Funds NAIA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament. The Eagles and third-ranked Biola – also nicknamed the Eagles – tipoff on Wednesday afternoon at 1:15 in Kansas City’s historic Municipal Auditorium. The winner of…

No. 3 Faulkner snaps Bulldogs’ 11-game streak with 3-2 victory

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (faulknereagles.com) – David Palenzuela’s two-out single drove in Chase Morris with the tie-breaking run in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift third-ranked Faulkner to a 3-2 victory over 14th-ranked Tennessee Wesleyan here Tuesday evening at Harrison Field. Morris had led off the inning with a triple for the Eagles, who improved to 16-4 overall with their ninth…

Faulkner fights off AUM 81-71 in crosstown SSAC showdown

In Faulkner head coach Scott Sanderson's eyes, it wasn't always pretty. In a crucial game against your crosstown rival it doesn't have to be, however, if at the end your team is on top.

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – In Faulkner head coach Scott Sanderson’s eyes, it wasn’t always pretty. In a crucial game against your crosstown rival it doesn’t have to be, however, if at the end your team is on top. Such was the case here Saturday afternoon, when the Eagles fought off numerous Auburn Montgomery rallies and escaped with an 81-71 victory in…