Cal Lutheran Kingsmen

Overall: 23-15 - Conference: 18-10
1/28 vs. San Diego Christian W, 7-6 BX
1/28 vs. San Diego Christian W, 4-1 BX RC
2/10 vs. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps * • W, 15-5 BX RC
2/11 at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps * • L, 7-6 BX RC
2/11 at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps * • W, 6-3 BX
2/16 vs. Sul Ross State W, 18-0 BX RC
2/17 vs. Concordia (Texas) L, 5-0 BX RC
2/18 at Whitman W, 14-6 BX RC
2/19 at Linfield L, 3-2 BX BX RC
2/24 at Pomona-Pitzer * • L, 3-0 BX RC RC
2/25 vs. Pomona-Pitzer * • W, 6-5 BX
2/25 vs. Pomona-Pitzer * • W, 3-2 BX BX RC
3/2 vs. Whittier * • W, 3-1 BX BX RC
3/3 at Whittier * • W, 6-1 BX
3/3 at Whittier * • W, 9-6 BX RC
3/9 vs. Redlands * • L, 8-7 RC
3/10 at Redlands * • W, 6-5 RC RC
3/10 at Redlands * • L, 9-1
3/16 vs. Eastern Connecticut L, 7-5 BX
3/16 at Puget Sound W, 5-2 BX RC
3/21 vs. Kean L, 4-3 BX RC RC
3/23 at Occidental * • W, 16-3 RC
3/24 vs. Occidental * • W, 4-2
3/24 vs. Occidental * • W, 7-3 BX RC
3/30 at Caltech * • W, 11-0 RC
3/31 vs. Caltech * • W, 10-0
3/31 vs. Caltech * • W, 12-2 BX RC
4/6 vs. La Verne * • L, 8-7 BX RC
4/7 at La Verne * • L, 6-3
4/7 at La Verne * • L, 13-3 RC
4/14 vs. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps * • W, 6-5 BX RC
4/15 at Pomona-Pitzer * • L, 15-7 RC
4/16 vs. Whittier * • L, 2-0 RC RC
4/21 at Occidental * • L, 3-2 RC RC
4/22 vs. Redlands * • W, 9-0 RC
4/27 at Caltech * • W, 14-1 BX RC
4/28 vs. La Verne * • W, 2-0 RC
4/30 vs. Chapman L, 16-4 BX RC

All times Eastern (* Conference; • Region)
Overall: 23-15 - Conference: 18-10
2/10 vs. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps * • W, 15-5 BX BX BX RC
2/11 at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps * • L, 7-6 BX BX RC
2/11 at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps * • W, 6-3 BX BX
2/24 at Pomona-Pitzer * • L, 3-0 BX RC RC
2/25 vs. Pomona-Pitzer * • W, 6-5 BX BX BX
2/25 vs. Pomona-Pitzer * • W, 3-2 BX BX RC
3/2 vs. Whittier * • W, 3-1 BX BX RC
3/3 at Whittier * • W, 6-1 BX BX
3/3 at Whittier * • W, 9-6 BX BX RC
3/9 vs. Redlands * • L, 8-7 RC
3/10 at Redlands * • W, 6-5 RC RC
3/10 at Redlands * • L, 9-1
3/23 at Occidental * • W, 16-3 RC
3/24 vs. Occidental * • W, 4-2
3/24 vs. Occidental * • W, 7-3 BX RC
3/30 at Caltech * • W, 11-0 RC
3/31 vs. Caltech * • W, 10-0
3/31 vs. Caltech * • W, 12-2 BX RC
4/6 vs. La Verne * • L, 8-7 BX RC
4/7 at La Verne * • L, 6-3
4/7 at La Verne * • L, 13-3 RC
4/14 vs. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps * • W, 6-5 BX RC
4/15 at Pomona-Pitzer * • L, 15-7 RC
4/16 vs. Whittier * • L, 2-0 RC RC
4/21 at Occidental * • L, 3-2 RC RC
4/22 vs. Redlands * • W, 9-0 RC
4/27 at Caltech * • W, 14-1 BX RC
4/28 vs. La Verne * • W, 2-0 RC

(* Conference; • Region)
2012 Standings
La Verne 20-8 26-16
Pomona-Pitzer 19-9 25-12-1
Cal Lutheran 18-10 23-15
Occidental 18-10 23-16
Whittier 15-13 21-17
Redlands 13-15 20-20
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 9-19 14-26
Chapman 0-0 20-20
Caltech 0-28 0-33

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Team Quick Facts

Coach: Marty Slimak
Conference: SCIAC

Cal Lutheran

Kingsmen/Regals

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 2001
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
Colors: Violet, Gold
Region: West
Field: George "Sparky" Anderson Field at Ullman Stadium (611)

News Releases

June 8, 2014
Fifteen D-III players were selected in the 2014 MLB draft
The Tampa Rays made Pacific Lutheran's Trevor Lubking as the first D-III player taken in the 2014...
May 16, 2014
Cal Lutheran eliminated in extra innings
It was only fitting that an elimination game between Cal Lutheran and the University of Wisconsin-St...
May 12, 2014
2014 McMinnville Regional preview
Once again, four teams ranked in the top 12 will meet up, including the 2013 national champion...
May 4, 2014
Kingsmen punch NCAA playoff ticket
With an NCAA Division III berth on the line, Cal Lutheran punched their second consecutive ticket to...
May 2, 2014
SCIAC and CCC kick off tourneys on Friday
The top two seeds in the SCIAC advanced in the opening day of the SCIAC tournament on Friday. In the...
April 11, 2014
Howard Payne, Whittier get upsets on Friday
Webster continues along its way with their 12th straight win. Whittier knocks off top 10-ranked Cal...
March 29, 2014
Saturday Top 25 recap
Cal Lutheran took care of business but Kean, Birmingham-Southern and Concordia (Texas) stumbled...
January 28, 2014
2014 West Regional Preview
In our first of eight regional previews, Linfield is poised to repeat but will find the likes of...
June 8, 2013
Locastro opens draft for D-III nation
Ithaca's standout shortstop was the first D-III player selected in the 2013 MLB amateur draft, in...
June 8, 2013
Locastro first to be selected in MLB draft
Ithaca's standout shortstop was the first D-III player selected in the 2013 MLB amateur draft. He...
May 13, 2013
2013 West Regional preview
A Texas team hasn't been to the championship round since 2002. Is Trinity the team to do it? Or will...
May 10, 2013
Nine Kingsmen Earn All-SCIAC
At the end of the year coaches meeting the Cal Lutheran baseball program was rewarded with an entire...
May 5, 2013
Cal Lutheran claims SCIAC title
Cal Lutheran has punched a ticket to the NCAA D-III Playoffs after defeating Pomona-Pitzer 10-6 in...
May 5, 2013
Kingsmen Claim Tournament Title
Cal Lutheran has punched a ticket to the NCAA Division III Playoffs after defeating Pomona-Pitzer...
April 12, 2013
West takes center stage on Friday
The top teams in the West continued to add to their record as No. 2 Linfield defeated No. 22...
April 9, 2013
Junior infield makes this weeks TOTW
1B Dante Cassano, Gwynedd-Mercy, 2B Jose Pena, UMass-Boston, SS Jared Kahn, Emory, and 3B Nicho...
February 8, 2013
Kingsmen, Lutes get Top 25 upsets
Pacific Lutheran and Cal Lutheran scored upset wins as the Lutes downed Concordia and the Kingsmen...
February 8, 2013
Kingsmen Upset No. 5 Whitworth
A sunny afternoon turned cold and rainy at Cal Lutheran where the Kingsmen rallied from a two-run...
April 30, 2012
CLU Falls in Finale to Chapman
The Cal Lutheran baseball season came to a close on Monday afternoon at "Sparky" Anderson...
April 28, 2012
Minnich Throws Senior Day Shutout
Pitcher Byron Minnich tossed a two-hit shutout against conference champion La Verne on Saturday...
April 27, 2012
Kingsmen Complete Sweep of Beavers
Cal Lutheran matched its season-high total with 19 hits during a 14-1 conference road win over...
April 22, 2012
Ciaramitaro Tosses Shutout Against Redlands
Cal Lutheran starting pitcher Peter Ciaramitaro provided the team's first complete game shutout of...
April 21, 2012
Cal Lutheran Suffers Walk-off Loss to Occidental
A sixth inning two-run blast by Trevor Koons gave Cal Lutheran a 2-1 lead that held through seven...
April 16, 2012
Cal Lutheran on Short End of Pitching Duel
In a pitcher's duel lasting less than two hours the Cal Lutheran baseball team fell 2-0 at "Spa...
April 15, 2012
Never Ending Eighth Costs Kingsmen Chance at Victory
Pomona-Pitzer broke open a tie game with nine two-out runs in the bottom of the eighth inning to...
April 14, 2012
Walk Off Walk Pushes Kingsmen Past Stags
With the bases loaded and two men out in the bottom of the ninth Nick DeLorenzo drew a walk off walk...
April 7, 2012
Cal Lutheran Suffers Weekend Sweep to La Verne
Cal Lutheran held early one run leads in both games of its conference road doubleheader against La...
April 6, 2012
Leopards Rally Past Kingsmen for SCIAC Lead
Tied atop the SCIAC standings entering the weekend, La Verne defeated No. 28 Cal Lutheran, 8-7, on...
March 31, 2012
Baseball Braves Beavers, Winning a Pair
Cal Lutheran baseball posted a pair of victories, 10-0 and 12-2, over the Caltech Beavers at George...
March 30, 2012
Kingsmen Blank Beavers
The No. 28 Cal Lutheran Kingsmen scored 11 unanswered runs on the road this afternoon to shut out...
March 24, 2012
Boggan Grand Slam Secures Weekend Series Sweep of Occidental
Cal Lutheran baseball defeated Occidental by 4-2 and 7-3 margins at "Sparky" Anderson...
March 23, 2012
Kingsmen Rout Tigers 16-3 in Weekend Series Opener
The Cal Lutheran offense supplied seven eighth inning runs to close out a 16-3 conference win on the...
March 21, 2012
No. 3 Kean too Much for Kingsmen
The Cal Lutheran Kingsmen put up a fight against the No. 3 Kean Cougars, but ultimately fell 4-3...
March 16, 2012
CLU Splits First Two Games of Cal Invite
Ullman Stadium and George "Sparky" Anderson Field served as host to day one of the...
March 10, 2012
Cal Lutheran Wins One at Redlands
The baseball team used a late surge on Saturday morning to earn a 6-5 game one victory over Redlands...
March 9, 2012
Kingsmen Comeback Halted by Bulldogs
A back-and-forth battle came down to the final inning on Friday afternoon at "Sparky"...
March 3, 2012
Strong Day on the Diamond for Kingsmen
Under clear blue skies, the Cal Lutheran baseball team swept a pair of league games from Whittier at...
March 2, 2012
Slimak secures 500th win against Poets
Marty Slimak has headed the Kingsmen for 19 seasons. Today, Cal Lutheran's 3-1 victory over Whittier...
February 25, 2012
Cal Lutheran Preserves Perfect Home Record
Cal Lutheran used a pair of comeback efforts on Saturday to defeat Pomona-Pitzer by 6-5 and 3-2...
February 24, 2012
Kingsmen Shut Out by Sagehens on Road
On a picturesque 82 degree Southern California afternoon, the Kingsmen baseball team got the short...
February 19, 2012
Cal Lutheran Late Rally Comes up Short to #4 Linfield
Cal Lutheran plated two runs in the eighth inning but came up short in its comeback bid against No....
February 18, 2012
Relievers, Timely Hitting Key to Cal Lutheran Victory
Cal Lutheran scored in seven of nine innings during a 14-6 win over Whitman on day three of the...
February 17, 2012
Cal Lutheran Falls Victim to Small Ball
Cal Lutheran was on the other end of a shutout on day two of its Arizona Desert Classic schedule...
February 16, 2012
Kingsmen Score 18 in Shutout Win to Open Arizona Desert Classic
A 10-run fifth inning highlighted Cal Lutheran baseball's opening day at the Arizona Desert Classic...
February 11, 2012
CMS Walk-Off Avoids CLU Weekend Sweep
Cal Lutheran split its Saturday road doubleheader with conference opponent Claremont-Mudd-Scripps....
February 10, 2012
Koons' Big Day Leads to Cal Lutheran Victory in SCIAC Opener
Cal Lutheran earned a convincing 15-5 win in its conference opener Friday afternoon over Claremont-M...
January 28, 2012
Kingsmen Take Two in Season Debut
Cal Lutheran opened its 2012 season at home on Saturday against San Diego Christian College. The...
January 27, 2012
CLU Baseball Set to Slide into Season
The Kingsmen welcome back 20 players, adding 11 men to the roster, and will use their experience to...
January 18, 2012
Boggan, Minnich Tabbed D3baseball.com Pre-Season All-Americans
With spring semester underway and baseball opening day around the corner, the Cal Lutheran Kingsmen...
May 12, 2011
Chapman joins the SCIAC
After more than a decade of trying, Chapman finally will get into the SCIAC. The school has won two...
April 30, 2011
Kingsmen Outdueled in Battle for Second
In a hotly contested battle of second place teams in the SCIAC, Cal Lutheran came up just short...
April 29, 2011
Durham, Judge Clutch in Win Over #23 Pomona-Pitzer
A lengthy shutout relief appearance by Ian Durham and extra inning go-ahead base hit from K.C. Judge...
April 23, 2011
SCIAC Season Series Sweep: Part III
Cal Lutheran scored in five different innings steadily increasing its cushion throughout an 8-3 road...
April 22, 2011
Shutout Helps CLU Sweep Season Series
A 14-run third inning provided more than enough run support for Cal Lutheran as Kingsmen pitchers...
April 17, 2011
CLU Wins SCIAC Opener Two Months Later
After rain forced postponement of the team's original conference opener back on Feb. 18, Cal...
April 16, 2011
Cal Lutheran Bats Silenced Against No. 21 Redlands
A successful third inning for the Cal Lutheran helped cut an initial 5-0 Redlands lead to a more...
April 15, 2011
Strong Offense Continues Against CMS
Cal Lutheran completed a season sweep of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps winning the fourth meeting this year...
April 9, 2011
Cal Lutheran Kingsmen Complete Weekend Sweep
Taking an early lead in both games against the Caltech Beavers, the Cal Lutheran Kingsmen completed...
April 8, 2011
Cal Lutheran Seeing 20-20 Against Caltech
Just two days removed from a tough loss to non-conference opponent Chapman, the Cal Lutheran...
April 6, 2011
Eighth Inning is Unkind to Cal Lutheran
Possessing a 2-1 lead entering the latter portion of their non-conference game against the No. 8...
April 2, 2011
Saturday Split with No. 11 Pomona-Pitzer
Cal Lutheran snapped a five-game losing skid by defeating the No. 11 ranked team in the nation to...
March 28, 2011
Cal Lutheran Succumbs to Small Ball Strategy
Cal Lutheran was playing catch up all day after a first inning two-run homer by Joe Buckley gave...
March 26, 2011
Kingsmen Knocked Out of SCIAC Top Spot
Cal Lutheran dropped the first two of six crucial conference contests on the road Saturday dropping...
March 19, 2011
Saturday Split Stops Two Streaks
Cal Lutheran concluded its back-to-back doubleheader days on Saturday opening with a 7-4 victory...
March 19, 2011
Saturday Split Stops Two Streaks
Cal Lutheran concluded its back-to-back doubleheader days on Saturday opening with a 7-4 victory...
March 18, 2011
Kingsmen Extend Win Streak to Ten Games
The Cal Lutheran Kingsmen were able to extend their win streak by another two games with their 4-3...
March 12, 2011
CLU Completes the Sweep of Whittier
Cal Lutheran earned 8-2 and 3-2 victories over Whittier at “Sparky” Anderson Field on...
March 12, 2011
CLU Completes the Sweep of Whittier
Cal Lutheran earned 8-2 and 3-2 victories over Whittier at “Sparky” Anderson Field on...
March 11, 2011
One-Run Wonders Strike Again
Possessing the lead on three previous occasions, Iggy Wagner would take full advantage of a Poet...
March 9, 2011
CLU Clings to Victory Over Wabash
Scoring three first inning runs was enough run support to hang on for a 3-2 win over Wabash on...
March 5, 2011
Walk-Off Completes Series Sweep of CMS
Cal Lutheran completed a three-game sweep of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps by winning a pair of Saturday...
March 5, 2011
Walk-Off Completes Series Sweep of CMS
Cal Lutheran completed a three-game sweep of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps by winning a pair of Saturday...
March 4, 2011
Walk-Off Completes Series Sweep of CMS
Cal Lutheran completed a three-game sweep of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps by winning a pair of Saturday...
February 28, 2011
Usual Suspects Provide Winning Formula
Leading by one in the fifth inning Nick Boggan sent a ball deep over the right-center wall at Ullman...
February 27, 2011
Bad Inning Spoils Day for Kingsmen
With the exception on one inning during each of Cal Lutheran's games against the Redlands Bulldogs,...
February 21, 2011
Third Time is the Charm for CLU - (Game Two Recap)
Having been postponed on two occasions due to inclement weather throughout the weekend, Cal Lutheran...
February 21, 2011
Third Time is the Charm for Cal Lutheran - (Game One Recap)
Having been postponed on two occasions due to inclement weather throughout the weekend, Cal Lutheran...
February 13, 2011
CLU Wallops Whitman to End Arizona Trip
Cal Lutheran baseball concluded its four-game, four-day Arizona road trip with a resounding 15-2 win...
February 12, 2011
Defense Dooms Kingsmen Once Again
Despite a late game rally, the Cal Lutheran baseball team was unable to climb out of another early...
February 11, 2011
Sixth Inning Errors Deny CLU Victory
A mistake-filled sixth inning proved costly for the Cal Lutheran baseball team, as the Kingsmen fell...
February 10, 2011
CLU Drops Arizona Desert Classic Opener
Spotting its opponents a five-run first inning cushion was too much to overcome as the Cal Lutheran...
January 29, 2011
Cal Lutheran starts season with split
The Cal Lutheran baseball season officially got underway Saturday with a twinbill against NAIA...
January 25, 2011
Cal Lutheran Baseball 2011 Season Preview
The coaching staff will hope to have its offseason questions answered within the first six games of...

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