• Cortland, Central, Brandeis score Easter wins
    April 16, 2017
    Six teams took the field on Easter with Brandeis defeating NYU in the end of their four game UAA series and Cortland sweeping a doubleheader from SUNY New Paltz. Central (Iowa) defeated Buena Vista 10-1.
  • Central upends No. 10 St. Thomas for baseball split
    April 25, 2016
    PELLA—Breaking out of a slump in a big way, the Central College baseball team shocked No. 10 St. Thomas (Minn.) 4-3 Monday in game two of a doubleheader winning following an 8-5 loss in the opener.
  • D3baseball.com Team of the Week
    May 05, 2015
    Kean's Charles Thielmann tossed two complete games in the NJAC tournament and landed on the final D3baseball.com Team of the Week. Joining Theilmann are Webster's Josh Fleming and Central's Dylan Diveney.
  • Schirm to lead Central College
    July 18, 2014
    Veteran assistant Matt Schirm was named the new head coach at Central College. Schirm, most recently an assistant at Wartburg College, will replace Adam Stevens.
  • Stevens named to lead AU program
    May 30, 2014
    The Aurora Athletic Department announced today the hiring of Adam Stevens as the next head coach of the Spartan baseball program. Stevens comes to Aurora from Central (Iowa).
  • Dutch earn baseball doubleheader split, retain third place
    April 26, 2014
    DUBUQUE—The Central College baseball team dropped Saturday’s opener 6-1 before earning an Iowa Conference doubleheader split with a 4-1 win over Loras College to remain alone in third place with one league four-game series remaining on the schedule.
  • Central clinches postseason berth with another baseball sweep
    April 25, 2014
    DUBUQUE—The Central College baseball team swept Loras College 7-4, 7-3 Friday for its eighth and ninth consecutive wins, clinching an Iowa Conference tournament berth and solidifying itself in third place with only six games remaining on the schedule.
  • Rushing, Dutch complete four-game series sweep
    April 19, 2014
    PELLA—Senior Robbie Rushing picked up the victory on the mound in Saturday’s opener before going 4-for-5 at the plate in the series finale, leading the Central College baseball team to 4-2, 13-5 wins over Coe College for the four-game sweep.
  • Dutch manufacture baseball sweep
    April 18, 2014
    PELLA—The Central College baseball team manufactured a pair of one-run victories for a 2-1, 5-4 sweep of Iowa Conference foe Coe College, separating itself as one of the top four teams in the league standings.
  • Pitching, small ball gives Dutch baseball sweep
    April 12, 2014
    PELLA—A sterling performance from starting pitcher Judson McKown in the opener and well-executed small ball in the finale gave the Central College baseball team a 4-0, 6-5 sweep of Iowa Conference opponent Luther College Saturday.
  • Wolken, O’Toole propel Central to baseball split
    April 11, 2014
    PELLA—Starting pitcher Dakotah Wolken tossed a complete-game shutout and right fielder Andrew O’Toole hit a two-out, two-strike grand slam to propel the Central College baseball team to a split with Iowa Conference foe Luther College Friday.
  • Central baseball team completes season sweep of Simpson
    April 10, 2014
    INDIANOLA—The Central College baseball team found its footing in Tuesday’s Iowa Conference doubleheader against Simpson College, ending its four-game losing streak and completing the four-game season series sweep of the Storm with 9-1 and 4-3 victories.
  • Central baseball team sweeps Simpson behind two complete games
    April 01, 2014
    PELLA—Senior pitcher Robbie Rushing and sophomore pitcher Matt Schissel each hurled compete games as the Central College baseball team swept its Iowa Conference doubleheader against Simpson 8-4 and 8-1 Tuesday afternoon.
  • Central earns baseball split with rally, extra innings
    March 30, 2014
    DUBUQUE—It took extra innings, but an outfield assist by senior Andrew O’Toole, a squeeze bunt by senior outfielder Jake Effron and 3.2 innings of scoreless relief by junior pitcher Andy Carr propelled the Central College baseball team to a 3-2 (11 inn.) win over the Univ. of Dubuque in the weekend finale following a 2-1 loss in Sunday’s opener.
  • Central offense shines on Tuesday
    March 18, 2014
    Central set a program record for hits in a shutout win over Crown in Arizona. Elsewhere around the nation on Tuesday was Dickinson's comeback win to extend their win streak to six games.
  • CUC's Townsend takes head coaching job at Millikin
    June 12, 2013
    Millikin announced Brandon Townsend as the new head coach for the Big Blue. Previously, Townsend was the pitching coach for Concordia (Ill.).
  • Central wraps up first outright Iowa Conference crown since 1948
    April 29, 2012
    MOUNT VERNON, Iowa — A 64-year drought came to an end Sunday in Mount Vernon. The Central College baseball team earned a 5-1, 2-1 doubleheader sweep of Cornell College to secure the program’s first outright Iowa Conference title since 1948 and its third overall.
  • Central baseball squad launches Strike Out Cancer Campaign
    January 22, 2012
    In an effort to help the search for a cure for childhood cancer, the Central College baseball team has announced its Strike Out Cancer Campaign.
  • Ariola, Stetzel deliver in ninth-inning baseball comeback
    April 30, 2011
    PELLA—Hits were scarce but Central College center fielder Sam Stetzel and second baseman Adam Ariola delivered the game-winning two-out blasts as the Dutch overcame Cornell College with a three-run ninth inning Saturday, sweeping the three-game Iowa Conference set with a 4-3 win.
  • Central bats come alive in 13-7 win at Coe
    April 25, 2011
    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa—Making a second trip to Cedar Rapids in three days, the Central College baseball team brought its bats Monday, outslugging Coe College 13-7 after mustering just two runs against the Kohawks in a doubleheader Saturday.
  • Central's pitching puts away Dubuque in baseball sweep
    April 17, 2011
    PELLA—Scattering seven hits over 14 innings, the Central College baseball team rebounded with a Sunday doubleheader sweep over the Univ. of Dubuque. The Dutch won 2-1 and 6-2 to claim two wins in the three-game Iowa Conference series after a 4-3 decision Saturday.
  • Dubuque holds off Central baseball squad
    April 16, 2011
    PELLA—With just two players producing runs for the Central College baseball team, the Univ. of Dubuque hushed the Dutch offense as Central suffered 4-3 setback Saturday.
  • Central wraps up league-opening sweep of Loras
    March 27, 2011
    PELLA, Iowa—The Central College defense got itself out of three two-out, bases-loaded jams to edge past Loras College 4-3, completing a three-game Iowa Conference baseball sweep Sunday afternoon.
  • Central ices Loras in baseball sweep
    March 26, 2011
    With temperatures in the 30s, hitting was a challenge and pitcher Joel Pulliam four-hit shutout and fueling a Central College baseball sweep in the Iowa Conference-opening doubleheader for both clubs.
  • Lindaman fires 2-hitter in Central split with Augsburg
    March 06, 2011
    JACKSONVILLE, Ill.—Sophomore Dirk Lindaman fired a two-hit shutout as the Central College baseball team managed a split of a doubleheader with Augsburg (Minn.) Sunday, dropping the opener in nine innings, 5-3, before posting a 3-0 shutout.
  • Central rallies for opening win in snow in Illinois
    March 05, 2011
    JACKSONVILLE, Ill.—Heading south for warmer weather, the Central College baseball team instead found snow flurries but the Dutch bats delivered enough firepower to fuel a 5-3 season-opening win over Carleton College (Minn.).
  • Central names Stauber as assistant
    February 03, 2011
    PELLA, Iowa—Former St. Norbert College (Wis.) assistant Jordan Stauber has joined the Central College baseball staff.