2019 Owls Baseball News

  • Baseball's Run in the Small College World Series Ends on Day Three
    May 15, 2019
    DUBOIS, Penn. – The Owls baseball team played with extreme force during the fourth round of the USCAA Small College World Series against Bryant & Stratton. The W battled hard but struggled to come out on top falling 3-1.
  • Baseball Scores Two Victories in Day Two of Tournament
    May 14, 2019
    DUBOIS, Penn.-The Owls baseball team proved that they were the team to watch with a 9-4 victory over Penn State Mont Alto in the second round and following a 9-4 victory against Selma University in the third round of the USCAA Small College World Series. With Tuesday's success, The W moves on to their fourth game of USCAA.
  • Owls Baseball Falls in Game One of Small College World Series
    May 13, 2019
    DUBOIS, Penn. – The No. 5 seeded Owls baseball team opened the 2019 USCAA Small College World Series against the No. 4 Wright State University-Lake Campus on Monday afternoon at Showers Field. After carrying the lead into the fifth inning, The W saw the Lakers bring in three runs on a single and a double to start a rally and close the game ahead of the Owls 5-2.
  • Baseball Lands Four USCAA All-Americans, Four All-Academics
    May 12, 2019
    DUBOIS, Penn. – The United Collegiate Athletic Association announced its All-American baseball teams, major awards, and All-Academic team at the 2019 USCAA Small College World Series pre-tournament luncheon at the DuBois Country Club Sunday afternoon. The Owls saw four players receive All-American honors while four players were named to the All-Academic team.
  • Owls Baseball Returns to the USCAA Small College World Series
    May 06, 2019
    COLUMBUS, Miss. – The W baseball team will continue its season when it travels to DuBois, Penn. to participate in the United States College Athletic Association Small College World Series. The Owls, now 16-11 on the season, grabbed the second season bid ranking fifth nationally among USCAA institutions.
  • Owls Drop Doubleheader Versus Stillman
    April 23, 2019
    COLUMBUS, Miss. – The Owls baseball team closed the 2019 regular season 16-11 with back-to-back losses against Stillman College in its last home doubleheader. The W played well offensively but struggled to put together a defensive strategy to keep Tigers off the board.
  • Baseball Struggles During Road Doubleheader at Crowley's Ridge
    April 20, 2019
    PARAGOULD, Ark. – The W baseball team hit the road for the last time of the 2019 regular season with a trip to Paragould, Ark to take on Crowley’s Ridge College on Saturday. The doubleheader was originally scheduled as a part of a four-game series but was cut to two after a couple of days of bad weather. The Owls struggled defensively against the Pioneers to drop both game of the day, 4-3 and 8-0.
  • Week 3 USCAA Coaches Poll
    April 18, 2019
    The Owls baseball team moves up to second place in the Week 3 USCAA Coaches Poll while the softball team continues its hold at second for the third week in a row.  
  • Baseball Splits Tuesday Road Doubleheader with Rust
    April 16, 2019
    HOLLY SPRINGS, Miss. – The W baseball team took on Rust College in a doubleheader on Tuesday at the Rust College Baseball Field. A midgame comeback for the Bearcats took game one from the Owls 5-4 but The W recovered in game two for a 6-3 victory. With the doubleheader behind it, The W moves to 16-7 on the season and look to rise in the Week 3 USCAA Coaches Poll.
  • Baseball Rises to 3, Softball Holds Steady at No. 2 in USCAA Spring Coaches Poll
    April 11, 2019
    NORFOLK, Va. - The Owls baseball team move us in the Week 2 USCAA Coaches Poll to tie UC-Clermont at the number three spots. The softball team remains steady at number two but with just one vote less than number one's Clearly University the Owls are on the verge of taking the top spot in Week 3. 
  • Owls Baseball Rallies for Late Game Comeback and the Sweep against Robert Morris- Peoria
    April 06, 2019
    COLUMBUS, Miss. – After a tough start, the W baseball team rallied to score five runs in seventh inning to defeat Robert Morris - Peoria 9-6 in the final game of the series. The Owls improve to 15-6 on the season.
  • Owls Softball and Baseball Top USCAA Week 1 Coaches Poll
    April 05, 2019
    The Owls softball team ranks second while the baseball team sits at 4th place in the week one coaches poll for the USCAA.
  • Owls Baseball Dominates Robert Morris- Peoria in Doubleheader
    April 05, 2019
    COLUMBUS, Miss.– The Owls baseball team dominated Robert Morris – Peoria in a doubleheader on Friday, April 5. The W defeated the Eagles 5-1 in the first game and followed with a 5-1 victory in the second.
  • Late Inning Comebacks Put Baseball Ahead of Tougaloo
    April 01, 2019
    COLUMBUS, Miss. – Late inning comebacks, put the Owls back in the game for a doubleheader sweep of Tougaloo College on Monday, April 1.
  • Owls Split Doubleheader with Selma, 11-7 and 14-7
    March 29, 2019
    COLUMBUS, Miss. - The W faced Selma University in doubleheader action March 29th and was able to split the day with a 11-7 victory and a 14-7 loss.
  • Baseball Plays Hard but Falls to Blue Mountain
    March 26, 2019
    BLUE MOUNTAIN, Miss. - The W baseball team played a doubleheader on Tuesday, March 26, traveling to take on Blue Mountain. The Owls fell to 9-5 on the season with losses of 11-5 and 10-1. 
  • Benefield Named USCAA Baseball Player of the Week (March 19)
    March 20, 2019
    Damain Benefield of Mississippi University for Women is the USCAA Baseball Player of the Week. The 2018 USCAA First-Team All-American is hitting .448 and slugging .655 in 29 appearances at the plate this season over 11 games. He averages at least one RBI per game and is fielding the ball at a successful average of .958. The Owls of Mississippi University for Women are currently sitting at 8-3 on the season.
  • Baseball Stuns Stillman in 26-6 Victory
    March 20, 2019
    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Headlined by a season-high 19 hits and 26 runs, the Owls baseball team (9-3) surpassed Stillman College, 26-6, Wednesday afternoon in a 7-inning mercy rule game.
  • Owls Split Home Doubleheader Against Blue Mountain
    March 12, 2019
    COLUMBUS, Miss. – The Owls baseball team split a doubleheader with Blue Mountain College Tuesday, March 12. The W grabbed one and dropped one, gaining in game one 6-5 but falling in game two 5-4.
  • Owls Suffer Loss Against Crowley's Ridge
    March 08, 2019
    COLUMBUS, Miss. - The Owls baseball team was unable to come out with a win on Friday against Crowley's Ridge College. The W drops to 7-2 on the season.
  • The Owls Deliver in Doubleheader Against Crowley's Ridge
    March 07, 2019
    COLUMBUS, Miss. – The Owls baseball team grabbed another doubleheader victory on Thursday, March 7 against Crowley’s Ridge. The W improves to 7-1 on the season.
  • Owls Baseball Takes Rust College Doubleheader, 12-2 and 7-3
    March 05, 2019
    COLUMBUS, Miss. _ The Mississippi University for Women's baseball team picked up two more wins on Tuesday, March 5. The Owls faced Rust College in a midday doubleheader and defeated the Bearcats 12-2 and 7-3 to advance to 5-1 on the season.
  • Baseball Splits First Road Doubleheader at Johnson
    March 02, 2019
    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - The Owls baseball team split the day with the Johnson University Royals on Saturday, March 3. The W dropped one and grabbed one, falling 6-5 in game one but picking up game two 12-0.
  • Baseball Opens with Doubleheader Sweep of Lane College
    February 18, 2019
    COLUMBUS, Miss. – The W and Lane College played a postponed doubleheader on Monday, Feb. 18 at Columbus High School Baseball Field for the first games of the season. The Owls (2-0) took both competitions to sweep the Dragons (0-2) to open up the 2019 season.