Baseball Begins Hopeful Journey to World Series on Thursday vs. Bridgeport

Baseball Begins Hopeful Journey to World Series on Thursday vs. Bridgeport

2018 ROSTER     2018 SCHEDULE     2017 RESULTS     2017 STATISTICS

VIDEO: BASEBALL SEASON PREVIEW

2018 Baseball Preview

2017 Record: 43-11 (25-2 Northeast-10)
2017 Postseason: NCAA East Regional final, Northeast-10 semifinal

Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 32/20
Starters Returning: 5
Newcomers: 24

Top Returners: 
Offense
#21 1B Ryan Sullivan – 54 G, 54-202, .267/.363/.485, 12 HR, 45 RBI, 44 R, 6 2B, 1 3B, 22 BB, 12 SB
#23 OF Caleb Potter – 54 G, 59-191, .309/.389/.497, 6 HR, 40 RBI, 37 R, 12 2B, 3 3B, 22 BB, 8 SB
#3 OF John Stanton – 51 G, 48-177, .271/.383/.424, 4 HR, 24 RBI, 39 R, 7 2B, 4 3B, 25 BB, 24 SB
#15 C Joshua Zbierski – 32 G, 31-109, .284/.331/.477, 5 HR, 22 RBI, 24 R, 4 2B, 1 3B, 7 BB, 5 SB

Pitching
#32 P Mitchell Powers – 13 G, 10 GS, 6-3, 2.30 ERA, 82.0 IP, 58 H, 94/12 K/BB
#22 P Jake Stearns – 10 G, 7 GS, 6-1, 3.00 ERA, 60.0 IP, 50 H, 43/9 K/BB
#37 P Andrew Lalonde – 12 G, 7 GS, 5-2, 2.68 ERA, 53.2 IP, 40 H, 56/22 K/BB
#27 P Nick Artymowicz – 14 G, 0 GS, 2-2, 4 SVs, 2.14 ERA, 21.0 IP, 16 H, 25/11 K/BB
#16 P Jake Walkinshaw – 4 G, 4 GS, 3-1, 2.63 ERA, 24.0 IP, 19 H, 22/5 K/BB  

Head Coach: Scott Loiseau (10th Season)

Notes: Southern New Hampshire is coming off a season in which it went 43-11 and advanced to the NCAA East Regional final for the second straight year ... the Penmen closed the year ranked No. 6 in the NCBWA Division II Poll and opened up the first poll this season at No. 12 ... SNHU received all 14 possible first-place votes earlier this month to be picked atop the NE10 Preseason Coaches' Poll in the Northeast Division ... the Penmen return 64 percent of their hits and home runs from last year, as well as 66 percent of their RBI production ... on the mound, 70 percent of their wins and 73 percent of their strikeouts return from a season ago ... Southern New Hampshire opens the 2018 campaign Thursday, Feb. 22 (6 p.m.) when it kicks off a five-game trip to Myrtle Beach, S.C., against the University of Bridgeport.