DUBOIS, Penn. – The Owls baseball team was unable to make a clean sweep in day one of the USCAA Small College World Series. After taking the first game of the day in a late inning rally, a repeat victory was not in the cards for The W, falling 10-1 to the No. 1 seeded University of Cincinnati – Clermont.
DUBOIS, Penn. – Senior pitcher Cara Hopper showed her experience and skill on the mound to deliver 11 strikeouts with one hit-against in the Owls 7-0 victory over Penn State – Beaver in game one of the USCAA Small College World Series. The Steen, Miss. pitched the best seven innings of her career to improve to 7-6 on the season.
DUBOIS, Penn. – This entire season Coach Matthew Wolfenbarger has preached to the Owls baseball team to continue the fight even if they find themselves down. In game one of the USCAA Small College World Series, Coach Wolf’s words stuck with his team and The W was able to overcome a 7-3 deficit to take Florida National 10-9.
The Owls Athletic program currently offers 10 sports with over 100 student-athletes, coaches, and administrators. The W athletic program, after a 15 year break, is constantly growing with additional teams being added during the 2018-19 academic year. As we embark on attaining membership in NCAA Division III and compete in the always competitive NCAA South Region, we need your help to push the department forward. With your contributions, you will help make the student-athlete experience a memorable one.
DUBOIS, Penn. – The Owls baseball and softball teams had several members recognized for their efforts on and off the field during the 2018 Small College World Series Banquet on Sunday, May 13. As a part of the event, the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) recognized the 2018 All-Academic Team and the All-American Teams.
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 19-13 on the season, grabbed the inaugural season bid ranking eight nationally among USCAA institutions.
COLUMBUS, Miss. – The Owls softball season will continue as the team was selected to compete in the United State Collegiate Athletic Association Small College World Series in DuBois, Penn during the 2018 USCAA Softball Selection Show. The W worked hard during this comeback year to end the regular season 19-17 and ranking 7th nationally among USCAA institutions.
COLUMBUS, Miss. ? On the beautiful spring evening of Tuesday, May 1 at Events Off Fifth, The W Athletics department hosted the inaugural Owls Awards Ceremony to recognize the many contributions of the student-athletes, coaches, and staff.
BLUE MOUNTAIN, Miss. – Damain Benefield records five hits (one double) for one run and one RBI while Heath Ford went 3-for-6 with four RBIs and two runs to lead the Owls offense against Blue Mountain College. Despite the great offense, the Owls were unable to top the Toppers early lead to fall 16-11 at the BMC Sportsplex on Tuesday, April 24.
PARAGOULD, Ark. – The Owls baseball team grabbed a doubleheader victory to take the Crowley’s Ridge College three-game series 18-5 and 12-10 on Saturday, April 21. With the series behind them, The W improves to 17-12 on the series and move one step closer to a bid in the USCAA Small College World Series.