NAIA World Series

Frantic Faulkner finish falls just short as LCSC captures title with 12-11 win

LEWISTON, Idaho (faulknereagles.com) – In a power show never before seen in an Avista-NAIA World Series game, it was the Warriors of Lewis-Clark State who had just enough to hold off a gallant Faulkner effort at the finish line. By inches. The short-handed Eagles fought every step of the way in a game that had a Series-record 11 home runs,…

Faulkner edges Tennessee Wesleyan 4-3 in 11 innings

LEWISTON, Idaho (faulknereagles.com) – It was, put simply, a battle of heavyweights in the final four round of the Avista-NAIA World Series. With both teams going with their first-game starters in extra-inning relief, it was top seed Faulkner who finally delivered the knockout punch to second seed Tennessee Wesleyan here Wednesday night, keeping Patrick McCarthy’s Eagles alive in their chase…

AUM ousted from NAIA World Series by Lindsey Wilson 15-12

LEWISTON, Idaho (aumathletics.com) —- Facing a 13-run deficit midway through the sixth inning, the Auburn Montgomery baseball rallied for the final 10 runs of the game, but fell short, as it dropped a 15-12 decision in an elimination game at the Avista-NAIA Baseball World Series at Harris Field Monday. NOTES • The loss ended the Warhawks season at 46-17. •…

Top-seed Eagles get bye; await Friday winner in NAIA World Series

LEWISTON, Idaho (faulknereagles.com) – Patrick McCarthy and his top-seeded Faulkner baseball team will watch Friday’s first day of the Avista-NAIA World Series intently, assessing the 10-team field as it prepares for its opener in the double-elimination national championship event here Saturday night at Harris Field. The Eagles (49-13) will face the winner of Friday’s second game between Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)…

AUM draws Bellevue in NAIA’s World Series opener

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (aumathletics.com) —- After punching its ticket to the 2016 Avista-NAIA Baseball World Series with an extra-inning victory in the championship game, the No. 6 Auburn Montgomery baseball team learned its will open the tournament against No. 3 seed Bellevue on Friday, May 27 at 3 p.m. PDT. The 60th annual event will takes place May 27-June 3…

Faulkner goes long for fourth straight NAIA World Series trip

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (faulknereagles.com) – It played out like a script of which Hollywood would be proud. After having its heart ripped out in the bottom of the ninth inning Thursday night, third-ranked Faulkner trailed Vanguard (Calif.) 3-1 and its ace Sean Isaac here Friday morning into the fifth inning of the final game of the NAIA Baseball Championship Opening Round…