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Rio's Daryin Lewis can't pull in a throw from teammate Kirk Yates, allowing Point Park to score the winning run in game two
Rio's Daryin Lewis can't pull in a throw from teammate Kirk Yates, allowing Point Park to score the winning run in game two
Sat, Apr. 16, 2016 - [Baseball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. - In a repeat of Friday's doubleheader against Point Park University, the University of Rio Grande baseball team blasted the host Pioneers in the opener before dropping a one-run decision in the nightcap of Saturday's Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference doubleheader at Green Tree Park.
    The RedStorm posted a 12-1 triumph in game one, before falling 7-6 in the wrapup of the four-game weekend series billed as the KIAC's Games of the Week.
    Rio Grande finished the day at 26-19 overall and 12-8 in conference play.
    Point Park improved to 20-19 overall and 13-7 in the KIAC, maintaining a one-game lead over the RedStorm and Asbury University for third place in the league standings.

Rio's Luis Jiminez takes a lead from second base under the watchful eye of Point Park shortstop Jake Horew
Rio's Luis Jiminez takes a lead from second base under the watchful eye of Point Park shortstop Jake Horew
Fri, Apr. 15, 2016 - [Baseball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. - The University of Rio Grande sent 10 men to the plate in a five-run first inning and went on to a 9-2 win over Point Park in the opening game of their Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference baseball doubleheader, Friday afternoon, at Green Tree Park.
    The Pioneers rebounded to rally for a 5-4 win in the nightcap to earn a split in the opening portion of a four-game weekend series, billed as the KIAC Games of the Week.
    Rio Grande finished the day at 25-18 overall and 11-7 in the KIAC.
    Point Park improved to 19-18 overall and 12-6 in league play.

Rio's Luis Jimenez follows through on his game-winning double in Sunday's game two against Wright State-Lake
Rio's Luis Jimenez follows through on his game-winning double in Sunday's game two against Wright State-Lake
Sun, Apr. 10, 2016 - [Baseball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    RIO GRANDE, Ohio - Luis Jimenez cracked a two-out, run-scoring double in the bottom of the seventh inning lifted the University of Rio Grande to a 9-8 game two win over Wright State University-Lake and a doubleheader sweep of the Lakers, Sunday afternoon, in non-conference baseball action at Bob Evans Field.
    The RedStorm, who won the opening game, 9-5, improved to 24-17 with the victories.
    Wright State-Lake slipped to 8-23 with the losses.

Senior Kirk Yates had two hits, including a home run, in Tuesday's game one loss to Milligan
Senior Kirk Yates had two hits, including a home run, in Tuesday's game one loss to Milligan
Tue, Apr. 5, 2016 - [Baseball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    RIO GRANDE, Ohio - The University of Rio Grande coughed up a pair of late leads and suffered a doubleheader sweep at the hands of Milligan (Tenn.) College, Tuesday afternoon, in non-conference baseball action at chilly Bob Evans Field.
    The Buffaloes evened their season mark at 17-17 after posting victories by scores of 9-6 in the opener and 3-2 in nine innings in the opener.
    The losses left the RedStorm at 22-17 for the season.

Chris Ford (left) and Zach Harvey (right) were honored by the KIAC on Monday
Chris Ford (left) and Zach Harvey (right) were honored by the KIAC on Monday
Mon, Apr. 4, 2016 - [Baseball]

KIAC Sports Information
    FLORENCE, Ky. - University of Rio Grande left fielder Chris Ford and pitcher Zach Harvey have been named the Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Baseball Player of the Week and Pitcher of the Week, respectively for March 28-April 3.
    The announcement was made by league officials Monday afternoon.

Kam Herring clubbed a grand slam home run and drove in five runs in Sunday's game two win over Brescia
Kam Herring clubbed a grand slam home run and drove in five runs in Sunday's game two win over Brescia
Sun, Apr. 3, 2016 - [Baseball]

Rio Grande Sports Information
    RIO GRANDE, Ohio - A pair of quick starts, inclduing a 10-run second inning in game two, helped the University of Rio Grande post its second straight doubleheader sweep of Brescia University, Sunday afternoon, in Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference baseball action at Bob Evans Field.
    The RedStorm rolled to an 8-1 win in the opener and a 13-7 triumph in the nightcap, improving to 22-15 overall and 10-6 in the KIAC.
    Brescia slipped to 5-29 overall and 1-11 in league play.