• Weather wins on Thursday
    April 06, 2017
    A year ago a dozen games got played and nearly a year to the day, it happened again. Rain wiped out most games on Thursday with Elmhurst and Lakeland earning sweeps and Concordia (Wis.) and St.Olaf getting single wins in the only games played.
  • Ruzek sets record, Muskies swept by Eagles
    May 05, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team lost their final two games of the 2012 season to Northern Athletics Conference foe Edgewood College on Saturday. The Muskies (17-21, 7-15 NAC) continued to struggle on both the offensive and defensive sides of the ball, losing game one, 3-0, and game two, 8-3.
  • Muskies split with Raiders on senior day
    April 29, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team snapped an eight game losing streak with a split against the Milwaukee School of Engineering on Sunday afternoon. The Muskies (17-19, 7-13 NAC) put on a hitting clinic in game one, scoring 12 runs on a season-high 23 hits in the 12-7 win. However, the offense went silent in game two, scoring just three runs in the 6-3 loss.
  • Muskies tournament hopes take a hit, lose two against Eagles
    April 28, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team saw its chances at the Northern Athletics Conference tournament berth take a serious blow with two losses to Benedictine University in Lisle, Ill., on Saturday. The Muskies (16-18, 6-12 NAC) rally wasn't enough in game one, losing 8-7 on a ninth inning walk-off sacrifice fly, before losing in 5-4 in game two.
  • Errors and miscues lead to sixth straight loss
    April 22, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team lost its sixth consecutive game on Sunday after being swept by Northern Athletics Conference foe Rockford College. The Muskies (16-16, 6-10 NAC) continue to beat themselves and are lacking that big hit, losing game one 7-3 and game two, 11-5.
  • Pitching solid, offense falters as Regents sweep
    April 21, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team lost both games of the doubleheader against Northern Athletics Conference foe Rockford College on Saturday afternoon. The Muskies (16-14, 6-8 NAC) got just five hits in the two games against the Regents, losing game one 3-0 and falling in game two, 2-0.
  • Muskies falter in non-conference loss to Green Knights
    April 17, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team lost its non-conference contest to St. Norbert College on Tuesday night. The Muskies (16-12) didn't seem to be mentally prepared for their non-conference contest, falling 12-2 in seven innings.
  • Ruzek, Chitwood solid as Muskies split with Falcons
    April 15, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team split its doubleheader with Concordia University Wisconsin on Sunday. The Muskies (16-11, 6-6 NAC) got off to a promising start, winning game one, 10-2, before being shutout in game two, 2-0.
  • Morris keys sweep of Warriors
    April 14, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team got a hard fought sweep of Northern Athletics Conference foe, Wisconsin Lutheran College on Saturday afternoon. The Muskies (15-10, 5-5 NAC) got off to a slow start, but eventually the bats came to life, winning game one, 5-4, and game two, 9-2.
  • Nickel the hero as Muskies split with Red Hawks
    April 11, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team split a hard fought doubleheader with nonconference foe Ripon College on Wednesday afternoon. The Muskies (13-10) got off to a slow start, losing game one 7-0, however, game two was a different story as Lakeland put up six runs to win 6-5. The victory was Lakeland's first in 10 tries against the Red Hawks.
  • Ruzek, Soley lead Muskies to split with Cougars
    April 09, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team split their Northern Athletics Conference doubleheader against Concordia University Chicago on Monday. The Muskies (12-9, 3-5 NAC) took the opener 10-2, before dropping game two 18-3 in seven innings.
  • Errors and miscues doom Muskies as Spartans sweep
    April 07, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team knew it had a tough test this weekend, but tough was an understatement as Northern Athletics Conference leading Aurora University swept Lakeland on Saturday afternoon. The Muskies (1-8, 2-4 NAC) produced little offense against the Spartans, who tallied 31 hits in back-to-back routs of Lakeland.
  • Tague and Nickel shine in loss
    April 01, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team was swept by Northern Athletics Conference foe Marian University in their first true road game on Sunday afternoon. The Muskies (11-6, 2-2 NAC) couldn't muster any offense in game one, a 7-1 defeat and couldn't hold the lead in game two, falling 11-7.
  • Ruzek, Krueger shine in Muskie sweep
    March 31, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team got back to their winning ways with a sweep of the Crusaders of Maranatha Baptist Bible College in the Muskies Northern Athletics Conference opener. The Muskies (11-4, 2-0 NAC) scored 22 runs on 25 hits in the two games, winning game one, 10-0, in seven innings before taking game two, 12-2, also in seven innings.
  • Ruzek and Krueger shine; Muskies split with Wolves
    March 27, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team saw its four-game win streak snapped on Tuesday night as the Muskies (9-4) split with the visiting Wolves of Cardinal Stritch University. The Muskies got off to a strong start, taking game one 6-2, behind senior Mike Ruzek, however, the bats fell silent in game two, a 5-2 loss.
  • Offense, pitching key in Muskies sweep of Lions
    March 24, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team won its home opener on Saturday with a sweep of the visiting Lions of Finlandia University. The Muskies (8-3) continued to hit the ball well and got two stellar performances on the mound.
  • Muskies escape Vikings late-game rally
    March 17, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team got a hard fought 9-8 win over the Vikings of Lawrence University on Saturday afternoon. The Muskies (6-3) defense struggled for the third consecutive game, but their bats and pitching were enough to get the victory.
  • Bullpen holds off Yellow Jacket rally in Muskies win
    March 15, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team got back to their winning ways on Thursday afternoon, defeating Defiance College, 8-7, in Fort Myers, Fla. The Muskies (5-1) continue to hit well and play solid defense, tallying double digit hits for the fourth time this season and they have yet to commit an error in 54 innings.
  • Miscues on the bases doom Muskies in loss to Prairie Fire
    March 13, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team suffered its first loss of 2012, falling to Knox College 7-3. The Muskies (4-1) got on the board early, but couldn’t add to their lead. Poor base running decisions ultimately cost Lakeland the game.
  • Sparrow and Boettcher shine as Muskies sweep Cougars
    March 12, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team remained undefeated on their young season, sweeping a doubleheader against the Cougars of the University of Minnesota-Morris. The Muskies (4-0) put on another strong offensive performance to back its stellar pitching, winning game one, 11-4, before taking game two, 4-0.
  • Seniors shine in Muskie sweep, Bachar wins coaching debut
    March 11, 2012
    The Lakeland College baseball team got off to a strong start, winning both games of their double-header against Nichols College in Fort Myers, Fla., on Saturday afternoon. The Muskies (2-0) won game one, 13-2, and game two, 5-2. The Muskies picked up where they left off last season, with strong pitching, solid defense, and more than enough offense.
  • Lakeland tabs assistant for head coach
    July 06, 2011
    Michael Bachar has been promoted to head baseball coach at Lakeland after nine seasons as a player and assistant coach with the Muskies.
  • Chepil makes Lakeland history
    April 04, 2009
    Lee Chepil tossed what is believed to be the first perfect game in Lakeland history and the second in as many weeks in a 10-run-rule shortened 18-0 victory in a NAC doubleheader on Saturday afternoon.