As the fall season begins, Azusa Pacific baseball coach Paul Svagdis has rebuilt his roster, bringing in nearly 20 new faces to work with 15 returnees.
Azusa Pacific pitcher Chad Clark was the second of 5 GSAC players selected in the 2003 MLB First-Year Players Draft as the Arizona Diamondbacks picked him the 21st round.
In conjunction with the NAIA's Champion of Character initiative, the Azusa Pacific baseball team reached out to the surrounding communities with free baseball clinics.
Point Loma put Azusa Pacific in an 8-0 hole, and then answered every Cougar attempt at a comeback in a 14-6 win in the NAIA Region II playoffs, ending the Cougars' season.
Biola's Ryan Klatt notched 12 strikeouts as he 1-hit Azusa Pacific to lift the Eagles to an 11-0 win over the Cougars in the opening round of the NAIA Region II Playoffs.
La Verne scored 11 runs over a 3-inning span to key its way to a 13-6 win over Azusa Pacific, avenging a 2-1 defeat in Azusa last month.
It seems so simple--field and throw. Unfortunately, Azusa Pacific struggled to do either Tuesday night, committing a season-high 7 errors in a 16-4 GSAC loss to The Master's.
In baseball, pitching is a key, and Azusa Pacific received a pair of sparkling performances on the mound to get a crucial GSAC doubleheader sweep at Concordia.
After an exhausting 7 games in 7 days, Azusa Pacific followed the doctor's orders and breezed past Pomona-Pitzer, 6-1, in just over 2 hours.
Lewis-Clark State wasn't about to fall twice to Azusa Pacific on its home field. The Warriors scored 5 straight runs to win 6-3.
It seemed like old times for former prep teammates Cameron Radonich and Kelly Strickland who paired up to lead Azusa Pacific to a 9-3 victory over Eastern Oregon.
Azusa Pacific erupted for 7 runs in the second and never looked back in shocking the NAIA's No. 2-ranked and 11-time NAIA champion Lewis-Clark St. (Idaho), 11-5, in Lewiston, Idaho.
Matt Dzama lined a game-winning double and pitched 3 innings of scoreless relief to lead Azusa Pacific to a road GSAC sweep of Vanguard.
Azusa Pacific and Cal State L.A. split a non-conference doubleheader right down the middle. The Golden Eagles took the opener, and the Cougars stole the nightcap.
All day long Azusa Pacific had to play catch-up, and eventually that caught up to the Cougars in a 16-8 loss at The Master's.
...with Alstot. Azusa Pacific RHP Andy Alstot was named GSAC Pitcher of the Week after tossing a 2-hit, shutout Saturday as the Cougars completed a sweep of Point Loma.
Andy Alstot tossed a 2-hit shutout, and Cameron Radonich had the game-winning hit in a 1-0 Azusa Pacific win to complete a sweep of Point Loma.
With the force of a violent Santa Ana wind, Azusa Pacific was swept right out of Riverside today as the Cougars dropped a GSAC doubleheader to Cal Baptist.
Playing its best baseball of the season, Azusa Pacific doubled up Biola, 10-5, for its fourth win in the past 5 games.
After 3 straight GSAC doubleheader splits, Azusa Pacific finally got the sweep it needed, taking a twinbill from Westmont on a beautiful Spring day in Azusa.
Matt Dzama's 2-run home run not only sailed over the right center field fence but also over Route 66 and was the key blow in Azusa Pacific's 2-1 win over La Verne.
Baseball is about execution, and Azusa Pacific failed to execute with runners in scoring position. As a result, the Cougars settled for a split with Concordia.
Azusa Pacific scored 11 runs over 3 innings and cruised home for a 13-5 win over NCAA Division III UMass-Dartmouth.
Biola clubbed 5 home runs and took advantage of 8 unearned runs on its way to an 18-7 GSAC win over Azusa Pacific.
Azusa Pacific erased an 8-0 deficit with a dramatic comeback to take the opener, 11-9, but a 6-0 hole was too deep as the Cougars dropped the nightcap, 9-3, to Vanguard.
Last night Azusa Pacific watched its opponent pound out 24 hits, tonight the Cougars slugged 22 hits of their own in a 22-6 win over Bridgewater (Va.).
Jake Haaker was 4-for-5 with 4 RBIs, but Point Loma used an 11th inning double to sneak past Azusa Pacific, 7-6.
The rains stopped long enough for Azusa Pacific and The Master's to get 9 innings in, but the Cougars opened the floodgates in an 11-7 win.
Azusa Pacific and Cal Baptist each used one big inning in each game and split a GSAC doubleheader in Azusa.
UC San Diego opened up a 10-0 lead and cruised home for a 19-6 non-conference win over Azusa Pacific.
Azusa Pacific dug itself a 4-0 hole and couldn't climb out, leaving 12 runners stranded in a 9-2 GSAC loss at Biola.
Azusa Pacific woke up its bats to the tune of 29 runs and 36 hits in a GSAC doubleheader sweep at Westmont.
Claremont-Mudd scored 3 runs each in the eighth and ninth innings to complete a comeback and steal a 7-6 win from Azusa Pacific.
Azusa Pacific had the tying run on third and the go-ahead run on second but couldn't complete the comeback in a 4-3 loss to CSU San Bernardino.
With just 7 hits and 3 runs in the previous 16 innings, Azusa Pacific needed a spark. The Cougars got it as Jake Haaker delivered a 2-out, 2-RBI double in the bottom of the eighth for a 4-2 Cougar win.
Three Cal Poly Pomona pitchers limited Azusa Pacific to just 3 hits in a 10-1 win in the opening game of a day-night, home-and-home twinbill in Pomona.
Azusa Pacific capitalized on 5 first-inning freebees for its biggest season-opening win in school history, 19-0, over Bethany.
The most successful program in the history of the conference with 8 GSAC titles, Azusa Pacific opens the 2003 season tomorrow with a new coach and a new look.