Cal Ripken Jr. helps dedicate Springfield College’s Archie Allen Field

By Shawn McFarland @McFarland_Shawn Before there was a brand new baseball field nestled in the corner of campus, behind the Harold C. Smith Learning Commons and just close enough to Blake Hall where a power-hitting righty could launch a ball into its parking lot, there was a lunch in Alexandria, Va. It was a prestigious group grabbing a bite to eat, headlined by Springfield College … Continue reading Cal Ripken Jr. helps dedicate Springfield College’s Archie Allen Field

Joey Gamache becoming reliable arm as Springfield College baseball’s season picks up

By Harrison Kelly Staff Writer The Pride have been streaky to start the 2017 season. Although Springfield is 10-7 and sit atop of the NEWMAC, it seems that the team is either winning or losing big, which means they aren’t playing in close games, something vital to a team who wants to play deep into the playoffs. Joey Gamache, a reliable bullpen arm last year, … Continue reading Joey Gamache becoming reliable arm as Springfield College baseball’s season picks up

Springfield College baseball falls to Westfield State, 10-4

By Harrison Kelly Staff Writer The Pride’s season is officially in full swing, as they’ll play every day this week. On Monday, they fell 10-4 to the Owls of Westfield State. Sophomore Brian Johnson started the game in the mound, and gave up two earned runs on a pitch count limited outing. Next came Junior Kyle Naples, who surrendered seven earned runs, including a three-run home … Continue reading Springfield College baseball falls to Westfield State, 10-4

Springfield College Baseball underperforms, misses NEWMAC tournament

Logan Mullen Editor-In-Chief @LoganMullen47 You can make excuses for as long as you want, and there are plenty of them. You could claim they were too young, too often injured, or unable to cash in on baserunners. The list goes on and on. But the reality is, the Springfield College baseball team (12-21-1) massively underperformed, finished last in the Western part of the NEWMAC – … Continue reading Springfield College Baseball underperforms, misses NEWMAC tournament

Springfield College Class of 2016 Athletic Hall of Fame: Bill Sullivan

Sam Leventhal Staff Writer @Sam_Leventhal Under the legendary coaching of Archie Allen, came one of the greatest players Springfield College baseball has ever seen. His name is Bill Sullivan, and he was a devoted student, athlete and alumni for Springfield College. During his tenure as a student at Springfield, Sullivan majored in physical education and was a pitcher on the baseball team. To the date, … Continue reading Springfield College Class of 2016 Athletic Hall of Fame: Bill Sullivan