Mary Hardin-Baylor Crusaders

Overall: 19-20 - Conference: 9-12
2/8 vs. Texas Wesleyan L, 10-1
2/9 at Southwestern Postponed LS V
2/11 at Texas-Tyler L, 7-4 BX
2/12 at Texas-Tyler L, 6-0 BX
2/12 at Texas-Tyler L, 7-6 BX
2/15 vs. Trinity (Texas) L, 16-5 BX
2/19 vs. Concordia (Texas) W, 12-5
2/25 at Mississippi College L, 19-4 BX RC
2/26 at Mississippi College W, 5-2 BX RC
2/26 at Mississippi College W, 11-10 BX
3/1 at Trinity (Texas) L, 7-4 BX
3/4 vs. Robert Morris (Chi.) W, 9-5
3/5 vs. Robert Morris-Chi. W, 1-0
3/5 vs. Robert Morris-Chi. W, 7-6
3/8 vs. Austin W, 9-1 BX BX
3/11 vs. Hardin-Simmons * • L, 9-8 BX BX
3/12 vs. Hardin-Simmons * • W, 14-2 BX BX
3/12 vs. Hardin-Simmons * • L, 5-3 BX BX
3/15 vs. Southwestern W, 15-5 BX
3/18 at McMurry * • L, 5-0
3/19 at McMurry * • L, 13-3
3/20 at McMurry * • L, 6-4
3/25 at Texas Lutheran * • W, 3-2
3/26 at Texas Lutheran * • L, 6-5
3/26 at Texas Lutheran * • W, 8-1
3/29 at Austin Cancelled
4/1 vs. Schreiner * • L, 15-4
4/2 vs. Schreiner * • W, 9-4
4/2 vs. Schreiner * • W, 4-3
4/5 at Texas Wesleyan W, 8-2
4/8 at Concordia (Texas) * • L, 6-4
4/9 at Concordia (Texas) * • L, 7-5
4/9 at Concordia (Texas) * • L, 9-2
4/12 at Arlington Baptist W, 6-5
4/13 at Texas-Arlington L, 13-3
4/15 vs. Howard Payne * • W, 6-1
4/16 vs. Howard Payne * • W, 4-3
4/16 vs. Howard Payne * • L, 12-9
4/21 at Sul Ross State * • L, 2-1
4/21 at Sul Ross State * • W, 10-7
4/22 at Sul Ross State * • W, 13-7

All times Eastern (* Conference; • Region)
Overall: 19-20 - Conference: 9-12
3/11 vs. Hardin-Simmons * • L, 9-8 BX BX
3/12 vs. Hardin-Simmons * • W, 14-2 BX BX
3/12 vs. Hardin-Simmons * • L, 5-3 BX BX
3/18 at McMurry * • L, 5-0
3/19 at McMurry * • L, 13-3
3/20 at McMurry * • L, 6-4
3/25 at Texas Lutheran * • W, 3-2
3/26 at Texas Lutheran * • L, 6-5
3/26 at Texas Lutheran * • W, 8-1
4/1 vs. Schreiner * • L, 15-4
4/2 vs. Schreiner * • W, 9-4
4/2 vs. Schreiner * • W, 4-3
4/8 at Concordia (Texas) * • L, 6-4
4/9 at Concordia (Texas) * • L, 7-5
4/9 at Concordia (Texas) * • L, 9-2
4/15 vs. Howard Payne * • W, 6-1
4/16 vs. Howard Payne * • W, 4-3
4/16 vs. Howard Payne * • L, 12-9
4/21 at Sul Ross State * • L, 2-1
4/21 at Sul Ross State * • W, 10-7
4/22 at Sul Ross State * • W, 13-7

(* Conference; • Region)
2011 Standings
Texas-Tyler 14-4 33-8
Texas-Dallas 11-7 29-18
Louisiana College 11-7 26-17
Mississippi College 11-7 24-18
LeTourneau 7-11 19-21
East Texas Baptist 7-11 14-26
University of the Ozarks 2-16 8-32
2011 Standings
Concordia (Texas) 15-6 32-17
Hardin-Simmons 15-6 31-14
Texas Lutheran 13-8 24-19
McMurry 11-10 17-27
Howard Payne 10-11 15-20
Mary Hardin-Baylor 9-12 19-20
Sul Ross State 7-14 15-21
Schreiner 4-17 8-29

Past Records

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Team Quick Facts

Coach: Derek Dunaway
Conference: ASC

Mary Hardin-Baylor

Enrollment (FT undergrads): 2202
Location: Belton, TX
Colors: Purple, Gold, White
Region: West
Arena: Red Murff Field (700)

News Releases

April 12, 2014
UMHB baseball splits with Hardin-Simmons
Cru wins game one 6-5 but loses game two 7-4
April 11, 2014
UMHB baseball routs Hardin-Simmons 11-1
Cru grabs early lead as Burrow posts four hits and four RBI
April 5, 2014
UMHB baseball drops two to U.T.-Dallas
Cru loses 16-3 and 3-2
April 4, 2014
UMHB baseball falls to U.T.-Dallas 8-0
Cru can not overcome early deficit
March 30, 2014
UMHB baseball falls to Louisiana College
Cru loses an ASC serries for the first time this season
March 29, 2014
UMHB splits doubleheader with Louisiana College
Cru uses three home runs to take game two 5-1 after dropping opener 8-0
March 25, 2014
UMHB baseball beats Southwestern 12-5
Cru breaks game open in final innings
March 22, 2014
UMHB baseball falls to Ozarks 8-6
Cru gives up seven-run eighth inning
March 21, 2014
UMHB baseball sweeps doubleheader from Ozarks
Cru improves to 15-3 with another walk off victory
March 18, 2014
UMHB edged by top-ranked Trinity in 12 innings
Cru sees leads slip away in ninth and 12 innings to snap six-game winning streak
March 15, 2014
UMHB beats Mississippi College 8-0 to complete series sweep
UMHB matches program's best start since 1999 season
March 14, 2014
UMHB baseball sweeps doubleheader from Mississippi College
Cru wins both games 4-3 with late-inning heroics
March 11, 2014
UMHB baseball edges Southwestern 11-10
Cru moves to 10-2 on the season with ninth-inning victory
March 8, 2014
UMHB baseball sweeps Sul Ross State
Cru beats Lobos 14-10 and 12-1
March 3, 2014
UMHB baseball tops DeSales 6-3
Cru improves to 7-1 on season with non-conference victory
March 1, 2014
UMHB splits with U.T.-Tyler
Cru wins game two in walk-off to salvage split
February 28, 2014
UMHB beats U.T.-Tyler 8-3 in home opener
Cru uses six-run seventh inning to stay undefeated
February 22, 2014
UMHB baseball sweeps Howard Payne to stay undefeated
Cru posts 17-3 and 8-6 victories
February 21, 2014
UMHB rolls in Shipp's 300th victory
Mary Hardin-Baylor jumped out to an early lead and then broke it open with a seven-run seventh...
February 21, 2014
UMHB baseball beats Howard Payne 13-3 for Shipp's 300th career victory
Cru blows game open with seven-run seventh inning
February 18, 2014
UMHB baseball beats Texas Lutheran in season opener
Victory gives Ben Shipp 299 career wins as Cru head coach
April 20, 2013
UMHB splits with LeTourneau
Cru wins 3-2 then loses 16-5
April 16, 2013
Tuesday sees long win streaks end
Gettysburg ended Johns Hopkins' 20 game win streak and Rochester did the same to Ithaca's 18 game...
April 16, 2013
UMHB beats Texas Wesleyan 10-6
Cru snaps Rams' 15-game winning streak
April 13, 2013
UMHB sweeps Schreiner University
Cru clinches ASC Tournament berth
April 1, 2013
UMHB edges Southwestern in 10 innings
Cru moves to .500 on season with victory
March 29, 2013
UMHB splits with Concordia
Cru gets series win by run-ruling Tornados in second game
March 28, 2013
UMHB beats Concordia Texas 7-0
Cru gets first win in Austin since 2007
March 22, 2013
UMHB beats Hardin-Simmons 3-0
Cru scores early and holds on from there
March 19, 2013
UMHB falls to Trinity 5-2
March 16, 2013
UMHB baseball sweeps Howard Payne
Cru wins 8-1 and 8-3 to take series
March 15, 2013
UMHB edged by Howard Payne
Cru gives up three-run ninth inning rally
March 8, 2013
UMHB edged by Texas Lutheran in 12 innings
Cru gives up four unearned runs in loss
March 6, 2013
UMHB sweeps Robert Morris
Cru moves to .500 on the season
March 4, 2013
UMHB baseball edges DeSales
Ekery throws six shutout innings for the Cru
March 2, 2013
UMHB baseball splits with LeTourneau
Cru explodes late to win game two
March 1, 2013
UMHB baseball falls to LeTourneau 6-2
Cru gives up three-run first inning in first road game of the season
February 23, 2013
UMHB splits with U.T.-Tyler
Cru wins 3-2, loses 5-4
February 22, 2013
UMHB baseball edged by U.T.-Tyler 1-0
Cru cannot take advantage of Cooper's four-hitter
February 19, 2013
D3baseball.com Team of the Week debuts
What do Stephen Gates, Michael Patterson and Zach Whiddon have in common? They are their teams...
February 19, 2013
UMHB Baseball falls to Trinity in ten innings
Cru gives up six-run tenth inning
February 16, 2013
UMHB splits doubleheader with Hendrix
Cru wins walk-off in game one but loses 14-9 in second game
February 15, 2013
UMHB edges Hendrix 2-1 in 10 innings
Whiddon wins it with walk-off single
February 12, 2013
Salisbury opens with comeback win
On Tuesday, Salisbury scored two late runs to win their season opener. and Howard Payne swept a...
February 11, 2013
UMHB Baseball falls to Texas Wesleyan in season opener
Cru cannot overcome seven-run seventh inning
May 22, 2012
Shipp returns to coach UMHB
Mary Hardin-Baylor's new coach, Ben Shipp, is far from a newcomer to UMHB. In fact he has been...
May 15, 2012
UMHB VP for Athletics moves to head baseball coach
Shipp spent last 18 years as Director of Athletics and Vice-President for Athletics
March 11, 2012
UMHB baseball falls to Texas Lutheran 4-0
Cru manages just four hits in ASC West Division opener
March 7, 2012
UMHB baseball tops Wabash 7-4
Cru breaks game open with four-run seventh
March 3, 2012
UMHB baseball splits with Ozarks
Cru bounces back for game two victory
February 21, 2012
UMHB baseball edged by Trinity
Cru cannot hold early lead
February 14, 2012
UMHB falls to Texas Wesleyan 4-0
Cru gives up four run sixth inning
February 12, 2012
UMHB's Burrow no-hits Southwestern
Mary Hardin-Baylor rode Taylor Burrow's no-hitter to a game two win to complete a doubleheader sweep...
February 10, 2012
UMHB tops Southwestern 8-4
Cru grabs early lead on way to first win of season

What We're Reading

  • »Series leans toward return to Appleton
  • The hosting decision still has to be approved at various levels, but the Division III baseball championship seems destined to go back to Fox Cities Stadium.
  • »Playing the D-III recruiting game
  • How are coaches able to focus their recruiting resources when most skilled athletes will choose to play for schools that can give them money?
  • »Choctaws' departure shock to Louisiana Coll.
  • A recent announcement that Mississippi College has applied to move from NCAA Division III to Division II was a "shock," said Louisiana College President Joe Aguillard, and is forcing fellow members of the American Southwest Conference to examine where that leaves the member schools and the league.