Case Western Reserve Baseball News

  • School-Record 19 Spartans Named to the 11th-Annual UAA Presidents Council Scholar-Athlete Team
    July 30, 2019
    Nineteen Case Western Reserve University student-athletes were named to the 11th-annual University Athletic Association Presidents Council Scholar-Athlete Team, which recognizes the top-achieving athletes in the conference both in the classroom and in competition.
  • 2019 CWRU Baseball Season Recap
    July 23, 2019
    Behind a strong core of senior leadership and a group of talented younger players, the Case Western Reserve University baseball team made a return to the NCAA Division III postseason in 2019, claiming its first tournament wins since the 2014 campaign.
  • CWRU to Host Games for MLB All-Star Weekend Youth Baseball & Softball Tournaments
    July 01, 2019
    As the baseball world converges on the City of Cleveland for the 2019 All-Star Game, Case Western Reserve University has teamed up with Major League Baseball to host games for the All-Star Commissioner’s Cup and the Jennie Finch Classic leading up to the Midsummer Classic at Progressive Field.
  • Maue Named to Google Cloud Academic All-America First Team
    June 04, 2019
    For the second-consecutive season, Case Western Reserve University senior second baseman Rocco Maue (Moon Township, Pa. / Moon Area) was named to the Google Cloud Academic All-America Division III Baseball First Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
  • Four Spartans Earn ABCA/ Rawlings All-Region Honors
    May 29, 2019
    Four members of the Case Western Reserve University baseball team – senior third baseman Jacob Kucia, freshman pitcher Nick Denove, senior second baseman Rocco Maue and sophomore outfielder Jake Ryan – were each named to the American Baseball Coaches Association/ Rawlings All-Mideast Region Team. Kucia and Denove each earned a spot on the second team, while Maue and Ryan were both third team honorees.
  • Four Spartans Named to D3baseball.com All-Mideast Region Team
    May 24, 2019
    Junior left-handed relief pitcher Scott Kutschke (Morton Grove, Ill. / Notre Dame Prep), sophomore outfielder Jake Ryan (Chatham, Ill. / Glenwood), freshman left-handed starting pitcher Nick Denove (Naples, Fla. / Barron Collier) and senior third baseman Jacob Kucia (Strongsville, Ohio / St. Ignatius) each received All-Mideast Region honors from D3baseball.com, as announced by the website on Thursday afternoon.
  • Levine Named Final UAA Pitcher of the Week
    May 22, 2019
    Case Western Reserve University sophomore Matt Levine was named the final University Athletic Association Pitcher of the Week, following his outstanding performance during the Spartans’ 11-0 win over the University of Rochester at the NCAA Division III Regionals in Wooster, Ohio on Saturday.
  • Spartan Club Athletes of the Week for May 20: Matt Levine and Abbey Waltz
    May 20, 2019
    Case Western Reserve University sophomore Matt Levine, a pitcher on the baseball team, and junior Abbey Waltz, a pole vaulter on the women’s track and field team, have been named the Spartan Club Athletes of the Week for their performances this past week.
  • Spartans’ Season Ends with Two Losses to Wooster at Sunday’s NCAA Regionals
    May 20, 2019
    The 2019 season came to a close for the Case Western Reserve University baseball team on Sunday afternoon, after suffering a pair of losses to the College of Wooster in the final games of the NCAA Division III Regional Championships at Art Murray Field in Wooster, Ohio. Needing just one win on Sunday to secure a berth into the super regionals, the Spartans were unable to deliver, getting edged 8-7 in the opening game before suffering a 9-3 loss in the second game.
  • Levine’s Complete-Game Shutout over Rochester Leads Spartans to Regional Championship Game
    May 18, 2019
    Case Western Reserve University sophomore right-handed pitcher Matt Levine pitched his first complete-game shutout of the season, leading the Spartans to an 11-0 win over the University of Rochester on Saturday afternoon at the NCAA Division III Regionals at Art Murray Field in Wooster, Ohio.
  • CWRU Baseball Picks Up 4-2 Win over Otterbein to Open NCAAs
    May 17, 2019
    Case Western Reserve University freshman left-handed pitcher Nick Denove allowed just one earned run on three hits, pitching his fifth complete game of the season and leading the Spartans to a 4-2 win over Otterbein University in the opening game of the NCAA Division III Regionals at Art Murray Field in Wooster, Ohio on Friday afternoon.
  • CWRU Baseball to Open NCAA Regional Play on Friday against Otterbein
    May 15, 2019
    The Case Western Reserve University baseball team will be making the fifth NCAA Postseason appearance in program history this weekend, when the Spartans travel to the College of Wooster in Wooster, Ohio for the 2019 NCAA Division III Regionals from Friday, May 17th through Sunday, May 19th. CWRU, the second seeded team in the draw, will open play at the tournament on Friday at 1:30 PM at Art Murray Field against the third seeded Otterbein University Cardinals.
  • CWRU Baseball Receives NCAA Championship Bid; To Face Otterbein in First Game
    May 13, 2019
    The Case Western Reserve University baseball team was selected as one of the 58 teams to receive a bid to the NCAA Division III Championships, and will compete in the regional round in Wooster, Ohio from May 17-19, opening play against Otterbein University.
  • Baseball to Discover its Postseason Fate via NCAA Selection Show on Monday at Noon
    May 12, 2019
    The Case Western Reserve University baseball team will find out if it has received a bid to the NCAA Division III Championship field, when tournament selections, regional sites and opening round matchups are announced on Monday, May 13th at noon.
  • Maue & Ryan Named to Google Cloud Academic All-District Team
    May 10, 2019
    Case Western Reserve University senior second baseman Rocco Maue and sophomore catcher/ outfielder Jake Ryan were each named to the Google Cloud Academic All-District Team, as voted on by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
  • CWRU Baseball Places Seven on All-UAA Team
    May 08, 2019
    Seven members of the Case Western Reserve University baseball team were selected to the 2019 All-University Athletic Association Teams, as voted on by the conference coaches and announced by the league office on Wednesday afternoon.
  • CWRU Athletics Announces 2018-19 Award Winners at Annual Banquet
    May 02, 2019
    The Case Western Reserve University Department of Athletics announced its annual award winners at the 2019 Student-Athlete Awards Banquet on Monday night at the Kevin & Eleanor Smith Foundation Ballroom inside the Tinkham Veale University Center.
  • Denove Named UAA Pitcher of the Week
    April 30, 2019
    Case Western Reserve University freshman Nick Denove was named the University Athletic Association Pitcher of the Week for the second time this season, after throwing his second complete-game shutout of the season to lead the Spartans to a 6-0 win over Brandeis University on Saturday.
  • CWRU’s Tuesday Baseball Game vs. John Carroll Cancelled
    April 30, 2019
    The Case Western Reserve University baseball regular season finale against John Carroll, originally scheduled for Tuesday, April 30th at 3:00 p.m. at Nobby’s Ballpark in Cleveland, Ohio, has been cancelled and will not be made up.
  • Spartans Best Brandeis 17-4 in Series Finale
    April 28, 2019
    The Case Western Reserve University baseball team wrapped up its four-game University Athletic Association series on Sunday afternoon with a 17-4 win over Brandeis University in seven innings at Nobby’s Ballpark in Cleveland, Ohio.
  • Denove’s Complete-Game Shutout Highlights Spartans’ ‘Senior Day’ Split with Brandeis
    April 27, 2019
    Case Western Reserve University freshman Nick Denove recorded his second complete-game shutout of the season to guide the Spartans to a 6-0 win in the opening game of a doubleheader against Brandeis University on Saturday afternoon, before CWRU fell 7-5 in the second game of the twin bill at Nobby’s Ballpark in Cleveland, Ohio.
  • CWRU Baseball Drops Series-Opener to Brandeis 5-3
    April 26, 2019
    The Case Western Reserve University struggled to string together hits on Friday afternoon in a 5-3 loss to Brandeis University to begin a four-game series at Nobby’s Ballpark in Cleveland, Ohio.
  • Baseball Returns to UAA Play with Home Series vs. Brandeis; Senior Day Saturday
    April 23, 2019
    The Case Western Reserve University baseball team will conclude its conference schedule this weekend with a four-game series against Brandeis University at Nobby’s Ballpark in Cleveland, Ohio.  The series is slated to begin on Friday, April 26th with a single game at 3:00 p.m., followed by a doubleheader on Saturday, April 27th at 12:00 p.m., and wrapping up with a single game on Sunday, April 28th at 11:00 a.m.  Saturday will also mark ‘Senior Day’ for the Spartans, as the team will recognize the six graduating members of its 2019 senior class.
  • Eighty-Six Spartans Receive UAA Spring All-Academic Recognition
    April 23, 2019
    Eighty-six participants in spring sports at Case Western Reserve University were among the 559 across the conference that received University Athletic Association Spring All-Academic Recognition, as announced by the league on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Ryan Adds D3Baseball.com Team of the Week Nod to List of Honors
    April 23, 2019
    After hitting .556 with four extra base hits last week, including a three-home run game, Case Western Reserve University sophomore Jake Ryan was named an outfielder on the D3baseball.com Team of the Week.
  • Ryan Named UAA Hitter of the Week
    April 22, 2019
    Case Western Reserve University sophomore outfielder/ catcher Jake Ryan was named the University Athletic Association Hitter of the Week, after helping lead the Spartans to wins against two of the other top teams in the Mideast Region with a big week at the plate.
  • Spartan Club Athletes of the Week for Apr. 22: Jake Ryan and Nicole Carty
    April 22, 2019
    Case Western Reserve University sophomore Jake Ryan, an outfielder/catcher on the baseball team, and junior Nicole Carty, a first baseman/pitcher on the softball team, have been named the Spartan Club Athletes of the Week for their performances this past week.
  • Spartans Down Student Princes 8-1 on Saturday
    April 20, 2019
    Case Western Reserve University freshman Nick Denove carried a no-hitter into the fifth inning, and senior outfielder Jacob Pestel and sophomore shortstop Jacob Lott each drove in a pair of runs, as the Spartans picked up an 8-1 win over Heidelberg University at Nobby’s Ballpark in Cleveland, Ohio on Saturday.
  • Baseball to Play at Heidelberg on Saturday
    April 19, 2019
    The Case Western Reserve University baseball team will face non-conference opponent Heidelberg University on Saturday, April 20th at 1:00 p.m. in Tiffin, Ohio.