Eagles look ahead towards postseason

Eagles look ahead towards postseason

Sam Brolley, IV Leader Sports Writer
May 8, 2014
Filed under Sports

The Eagles have done plenty of scrapping with their rivals from Black Hawk College of Moline recently and have lost a few feathers in the process. On April 19 Damin Smith tossed seven scoreless innings, giving up only two hits in the 6-2 victory. Catcher Rodrigo Almeraz drove in three runs, increasing... Read more »

Baseball —back in business

Sam Brolley, IV Leader Sports Writer
May 8, 2014
Filed under Sports

The Eagles baseball team eluded winter’s somber grip by heading to Myrtle Beach, S.C., to open the season. They finished an even 3-3 in the Palmetto State before being beaten in back-to-back days by Joliet Junior College. In the second game of that series, designated hitter Rodrigo Almeraz drove... Read more »

Baseball team looks for a fresh start

Alex Danko and Lexie Abbott, IV Leader Staff
March 30, 2014
Filed under Sports

The IVCC baseball team started their season in Myrtle Beach, compiling a 3-3 record during the spring break to start their season. In addition to the new incoming freshmen, the Eagles’ baseball team welcomed new head coach Jason Goode this season. Brandon Urbance, sophomore pitcher for the Eagles,... Read more »

Pinter resigns as head baseball coach

Pinter resigns as head baseball coach

Josh Dillon, IV Leader Sports Editor
May 12, 2013
Filed under Sports

Eric Pinter of Mendota today announced his resignation effective May 18 as Illinois Valley Community College’s head baseball coach. The three-year coach resigned for personal reasons following Tuesday’s season-ending loss at Carl Sandburg in Galesburg. “It’s been an honor to be the head coach... Read more »

Spring weather plays havoc with IVCC baseball season

Spring weather plays havoc with IVCC baseball season

Josh Dillon, IV Leader Sports Editor
May 2, 2013
Filed under Sports

IVCC’s baseball team has been under the weather this season, as rainouts have made it difficult. As of press time, IVCC is 5-4 at home, but 1-17 on the road. The Eagles lost both games of a doubleheader on April 13 against Black Hawk College-Moline 4-0 and 6-1. Nick Passini drove in IVCC’s only... Read more »

Eagles’ baseball struggles to find rhythm as season begins

Eagles’ baseball struggles to find rhythm as season begins

Josh Dillon, IV Leader Sports Editor
April 17, 2013
Filed under Sports

The IVCC men’s baseball team lost seven straight games to start the year before picking up wins on April 2. The Eagles lost the first game of the year to Joliet Junior College 12-1. Casey Huebbe provided the only IVCC run on a sacrifice fly. Michael Sexton took the loss, giving up six runs over... Read more »