2014-15 Merrimack College Baseball News
Crinella Set to Sign with Orioles Organization
The MLB draft pick is expected to get his first taste of professional baseball this summer
FROM THE E-T: Merrimack's Crinella drafted by Baltimore Orioles
Frank Crinella was featured in the Eagle Tribune after his selection in the MLB Draft!
Crinella Selected by Baltimore Orioles in MLB Draft
Warriors’ third baseman picked in the 39th round of the MLB Draft!
Ten Warriors Set to Play Summer Baseball in 2015
Merrimack baseball student-athletes embark on summer-league action!
Baseball Sees #1/3 Franklin Pierce Pull Away, 11-4, in NE-10 First Round Tuesday
Warriors see season end up in Rindge, N.H. on Tuesday night in the conference tournament
Baseball Sees Five Student-Athletes Honored on NE-10 All-Conference Squads
Warriors have three named to second team, one on third and an all-rookie selection!
Baseball Collides with No. 1/3 Franklin Pierce in NE-10 First Round Tuesday (7 p.m.)
The upset-minded Warriors begin the NE-10 Championship against the top-seeded Ravens
Baseball Clinches Postseason Berth with Doubleheader Split of Assumption on Saturday
Merrimack will take on No. 1/3 Franklin Pierce on Tuesday in the Northeast-10 Championship
Baseball Concludes Regular Season with Doubleheader Saturday at Assumption
With two wins and one loss from Bentley, the Warriors will clinch a berth in the NE-10 Championship!
Offense Powers Baseball to 9-3 Victory over Bentley
Junior Zach Schindler (pictured) threw six innings for his third straight win
Baseball Makes Final Postseason Push Beginning Tuesday at Bentley (4 p.m.)
The Warriors and Falcons play in a rubber match out in Waltham in the series finale
Baseball Rallies to Salvage Series Finale vs. #20 Southern NH, 9-7, in 10 Innings
Bobby Losanno (pictured) collected the game-winning RBIs on a two-run double in the 10th
Baseball Drops Twin Bill vs. #20 Southern NH Saturday
Joe Carnevale (pictured) broke the program’s innings pitched record in Game 1
Baseball Travels to No. 20 Southern New Hampshire this Weekend for Crucial Three-Game Series
Warriors are trenched in a battle for the last playoff spot in the Northeast Division
Baseball Hosts Assumption Wednesday in Regular-Season Home Finale (3:30 p.m.)
Warriors conclude eight-game homestand against the Greyhounds
Bullpen Shuts the Door as Baseball Defeats Assumption, 5-3, Wednesday Afternoon
Matt Dinello (pictured) threw two perfect innings of relief, Nate Spielvogel collected his fourth save
Baseball Hangs with #1/3 Franklin Pierce Before Dropping Both Games of DH Sunday
Warriors lose Game 1, 4-3, and drop Game 2, 10-8
Baseball Falls Behind Early, Loses to #1/3 Franklin Pierce, 13-1, Saturday Afternoon
The Warriors celebrated Senior Day with a special pregame ceremony before first pitch
Baseball Begins Crucial Three-Game Set with #1/3 Franklin Pierce Saturday (3 p.m.)
The series includes a single game Saturday & doubleheader on Sunday; Merrimack to celebrate Senior Day Saturday
FROM THE MACK REPORT: Merrimack Looking to Finish; Will Host #1 Franklin Pierce This Weekend
Frank Crinella (pictured) and the Warriors were featured in The Mack Report this week!
Crinella Homers, Steals Home in Baseball’s 10-7 Divisional Win vs. Bentley
Warriors All-American (pictured) shines with a 4-for-5 afternoon, four RBI, two runs and two steals
Baseball Hosts Bentley in Divisional Play Tuesday
First pitch between the Warriors and Falcons is scheduled for 3:30 p.m.
Ten-Run Outburst Headlines Baseball Doubleheader Split vs. Saint Michael’s
Warriors win Game 1, 10-3, before dropping Game 2; Carnevale (pictured) got the W in Game 1
Defensive Miscues Hurt Baseball in 7-4 Loss vs. Bentley
Cam DiSarcina (pictured) hit his first career home run in defeat
Baseball Prepares for Weekend Tilts Against Bentley, Saint Michael’s in Divisional Action
Warriors play in Waltham on Saturday and host the Purple Knights for doubleheader on Sunday
Baseball Announces Schedule Changes; Home Opener Set For Sunday vs. Saint Michael’s
Warriors adjust divisional schedule across the month of April
Baseball Splits Doubleheader with Saint Anselm
Warriors take two of three games, win series against the Hawks
Baseball Defeats St. Anselm, 8-3, Saturday Evening Behind Five-Run Fifth Inning
FR pitcher PJ Browne won his fourth straight start to begin his career
Baseball Returns to Action this Weekend with Three-Game Set vs. Saint Anselm
Warriors and Hawks will play all three games at Trinity Stadium in Haverhill, Mass.
Browne Collects Second NE-10 Rookie of the Week Nod
Warriors freshman pitcher won his first career NE-10 game last week
Stonehill Defeats Baseball Twice Sunday Afternoon, Completes Series Sweep
Warriors lose Game 1, 6-2, and fall by one in 12 innings in series finale
Stonehill Holds Off Baseball, 4-2, Friday Night
Warriors fell down 4-0 and were not able to complete the comeback
Baseball Begins Three-Game Series with Stonehill Friday Night (7 p.m.)
Warriors and Skyhawks match up as two of the top-five teams in the region
Baseball Defeats Saint Michael’s, 5-2, to Begin Northeast Division Play
Strong pitching leads the Warriors to victory Thursday night
Divisional Opener with Saint Michael’s On Tap for Baseball Thursday (7 p.m.)
Warriors and Purple Knights set to play at Trinity Stadium in Haverhill, Mass.
Baseball Divisional Opener at Assumption Postponed
Warriors will not play in Worcester on Wednesday as originally scheduled
Baseball Sweeps Twin Bill vs. Pace Sunday Afternoon
Carnevale (pictured) improves to 3-0 in Game 1; Warriors comeback in ninth in Game 2
Cross-Divisional Action Lies Ahead for Baseball Against Adelphi, Pace this Weekend
Warriors set to begin NE-10 play this weekend against the Panthers, Setters
Baseball Announces Schedule Adjustments
Warriors make schedule changes for the beginning of the NE-10 slate
Baseball Collides with No. 22 Southern NH in Regional Action Monday Afternoon (3:30 p.m.)
Warriors and Penmen set to play doubleheader this afternoon at Franklin Pierce
PJ Browne Receives NE-10 Rookie of the Week Honors
Warriors freshman pitched his first career complete game last Friday!
No. 22 Southern NH Sweeps Baseball Monday Evening
Warriors fall twice to the Penmen in regional action
Crinella Leads Baseball to Doubleheader Sweep of St. Augustine's Friday Afternoon
Warriors All-American homers; Merrimack concludes nine-game Southern swing with six wins
Baseball Announces Schedule Changes
The Warriors will play St. Augustine's Friday and SNHU Monday
Baseball Faces Saint Augustine's Doubleheader Friday Afternoon in North Carolina
Warriors will play two games in North Carolina before returning to campus
Barry Powers Past Baseball, 14-4
Matt Brown (pictured) hit his third career home run for the Warriors
Baseball Drops 13-6 Contest vs. Palm Beach Atlantic
Warriors unable to dig out of early 9-0 hole against the Sailfish on Tuesday afternoon
Defensive Struggles Doom Baseball in 21-11 Loss vs. Barry Monday Night
Warriors drop first game of the season in marathon affair with the Buccaneers
Quezada’s Two-Homer Game Headlines Baseball’s Doubleheader Sweep vs. Wilmington
Merrimack swept the Wildcats to improve to 4-0 on the young season
Strong Pitching Leads Baseball to Opening Day Sweep of Nyack Saturday Afternoon
Warriors deal Nyack two 1-0 shutouts, including a walk-off winner in Game 2!
Baseball Begins 2015 with Seven-Game Florida Swing
The Warriors take on Nyack, Wilmington, Barry and Palm Beach Atlantic in the Sunshine State!
O’Rourke Makes Minnesota Twins Debut vs. Boston Red Sox Thursday Night
O’Rourke, former member of the Merrimack baseball team, made his Twins debut!
FROM THE NEW ENGLAND BASEBALL JOURNAL: Merrimack Making Noise
Frank Crinella was featured in the New England Baseball Journal!
Baseball Opening Series vs. Southern CT Postponed
Warriors will now begin the year March 7 against Nyack in Fort Pierce, Fla.
2015 Baseball Season Preview
A squad filled with experience expects big things in 2015
Baseball Picked Fifth in NE-10 Preseason Coaches’ Poll
The Warriors hope to exceed expectations in a talented Northeast Division
Merrimack Places 264 Student-Athletes on Northeast-10 Fall 2014 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
Over 52 percent of Merrimack student-athletes posted 3.00 or higher GPA last fall!
Crinella Tabbed NCBWA Preseason All-American
The junior collects preseason honors after finishing as an All-American last year
Baseball Ranked No. 8 in Preseason East Region Poll; Crinella/O’Neill Named Preseason All-Region
Crinella (pictured) and the Warriors are set to begin the season Feb. 28 against SCSU
Baseball Announces Fourth Annual Hot Stove Dinner
Warriors set to host Hot Stove Dinner on February 21!
Merrimack Names Nick Barese Head Baseball Coach
Barese selected as head coach after leading the program through the fall season
Merrimack S.A.A.C. Donates Toys to Lawrence Boys & Girls Club for Holidays
Members of Merrimack S.A.A.C. participated in annual Christmas community service initiative
Baseball Announces 2015 Schedule
Warriors set to play 43-game slate, 15 contests at Warrior Baseball Diamond
Baseball Announces NLI Signing of Eight Future Student-Athletes
Warriors bring strong recruiting class into North Andover
Baseball Announces 2015 Winter High School Clinic
Warriors will host winter clinic Feb. 7 in Salem
Merrimack Once Again among Top Schools Nationwide in Academic Success Rate
Athletic Department ranked 21st nationally with ASR of 91%
Baseball Tabs Matt Brown, Frank Crinella and Pat Florence as 2015 Captains
Brown, Crinella (pictured) and Florence will lead the team as juniors in 2015
Baseball Crowns Intrasquad World Series Champion
Warriors competed in the fourth annual event to cap off the fall season
Tyler Cuming and Eddie Newton Join Pecos League of Professional Baseball
Cuming and Newton (pictured) set to play professionally
Baseball Participates in Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Event Sunday Morning
The Warriors travel to Boston to volunteer in the fight to end breast cancer
Baseball Teams Up with Vs. Cancer Foundation
Warriors to fundraise to help find a cure for kids’ cancer
Merrimack Names Barese Interim Head Baseball Coach
Four-year assistant takes over baseball program
Baseball Hosting Open Tryouts This Week
All students welcome to attend open tryouts at Warrior Baseball Diamond Tuesday/Wednesday (3pm)
Baseball Cancels First Two Scheduled Youth Clinics
Remaining three clinics still scheduled; register today!
Merrimack Athletics Announces 2014 Ultimate Warrior Fall Schedule, Rewards
First Ultimate Warrior events of 2014-15 are Thursday/Friday M/W soccer home games (7 p.m.)
Forty-Eight Merrimack Student-Athletes Earn D2ADA Academic Achievement Award
Warriors well represented in compilation of student-athletes with 3.5 or higher GPA
Ryan O’Rourke Embraces Role as Lefty-Specialist
FROM THE E-T: Former Merrimack pitcher Ryan O’Rourke (above) is dominating left-handed batters at Double-A this season...
Introducing the New Merrimack Athletics Social Media Directory
Follow your favorite teams’ brand-new Twitter accounts for updates throughout the year!
Baseball Announces 2014 Fall Youth Clinics
Merrimack to host five 2014 Youth Baseball clinics (Sept. 7, 14, 21, 28, Oct. 5)
Support Baseball; Sign Up for the President’s Golf Cup Today!
Proceeds at President’s Cup to benefit baseball program
Crinella Selected to New England Collegiate Baseball League All-Star Game
Rising junior representing Merrimack well in NECBL summer circuit
Crinella Right at Home with NECBL's Valley Blue Sox
Rising junior Frank Crinella is enjoying a solid summer with the NECBL's Valley Blue Sox!
Baseball Announces 2014 Summer High School Clinic Date
Merrimack to host 2014 High School Clinic Sunday, August 31 (10am-3pm)
Merrimack Athletics Welcomes Class of 2018 to Campus during Orientation Week
Athletic Department welcomed over 900 future Warriors to campus with special presentation
Merrimack Places Five on Northeast-10 Spring Academic All-Conference Teams
Men’s Lacrosse, softball, men’s and women’s tennis represented on all-academic list
Merrimack Places 221 on Northeast-10 Conference Spring Commissioner’s Honor Roll
Merrimack tied for first in NE-10 with 15 student-athletes who finished with 4.0 GPAs
FROM THE E-T: Crinella at Home on Merrimack’s Diamond
Sophomore Frank Crinella's journey to Merrimack and his summer ball journey were featured by the Eagle-Tribune!
Crinella Named ECAC Division II Player of the Year, First Team All-Star
Sophomore slugger adds yet another accolade to his postseason awards haul
Crinella Participates in NEIBA Joe Walsh All-Star Game
Sophomore slugger joined top student-athletes in New England Sunday night
Merrimack Earns Division II Presidents' Award for Academic Excellence
Merrimack Athletics posts four-year Academic Success Rate (ASR) of 90 percent
Crinella Named to Daktronics, NCBWA All-America Teams
Sophomore becomes program’s third All-American in past two seasons
Merrimack College Celebrates Class of 2014 at Commencement Sunday
Former men's soccer player Kennedy Ndamba delivered undergraduate Commencement Speech