MADISON, Wis.--Due to inclement weather throughout the region this spring, the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) has announced the cancellation of its conference baseball postseason tournament that was originally scheduled to be played May 11-13 at the site of the top seed.
PLATTEVILLE, Wis. - The Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opening weekend baseball series between UW-Platteville and UW-Stevens Point was moved to Platteville because the Pointers' field is still snow covered.
PLATTEVILLE, Wis. - The Pioneers offense scored double digit runs for the third time in four games as they took down Edgewood 10-6 Monday afternoon in their first home contest of the season at Kendall Murray Field.
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville baseball season got underway this weekend at the Derby City Classic in Louisville, Kent. The Pioneers competed in three tightly contested games, but were unable to pull out a win on the extended weekend.
Taylor Christopher drove in UW-Platteville's final three runs, leading the Pioneers past host and sixth-ranked UW-Whitewater 5-3 and earning a split in Friday's Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader. The Warhawks won the opener 10-0.
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville dropped both games of their double header against The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Pointers on Friday, April 14. They fell 18-3 in game one and lost 9-1 in game two.
The University of Wisconsin Platteville baseball team opened WIAC conference play by going 1-3 on the weekend, falling 5-4 in the first game, 8-7 in second game in the Saturday double header. On Sunday, the Pioneers lost the first game, 7-3 and the last game of the series, the Pioneer earned their first conference win, beating the Blue Devils 10-6.
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville welcomed Illinois Institute of Technology to the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference a year earlier than scheduled for the Scarlett Hawks, but the Pioneers were not the most gracious of hosts. UW-Platteville won all four games from IIT, who will be joining the WIAC as an affiliate member in baseball effective with the 2017-18 academic year.
The weekend weather broke just enough for the University of Wisconsin-Platteville team to open its home season Sunday, and the Pioneers took full advantage, beating Northland 5-3 and 6-1 in a pair of seven-inning contests.
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville baseball team lost its final game of its spring break Florida trip 3-0 to the University of Western New England Golden Bears. The loss dropped the Pioneers to 5-4 on the season and moved the Golden Bears to 8-2. Nathan Fay started on the mound for the Pioneers and Paul Wetmore started for the Golden Bears.