COSTA MESA, Calif. - Vanguard baseball has announced the date for its 2013 Alumni Game. The current Lions' team will face off against former VU players on November 16th.
COSTA MESA, Calif. – Vanguard baseball is proud to announce that two members from the Lions' 2013 team are continuing their playing careers at the professional level. Kamakani Usui (Honolulu, Hawaii) was recently signed to play affiliated baseball with the Toronto Blue Jays organization, while Travis Tomsen (Riverside, Calif.) is playing independent ball for the Peoria (Ariz.) Explorers in the Freedom Pro League.
IRVINE, Calif. – Vanguard baseball split its final doubleheader of the season to finish the year at 22-27 overall and 15-21 in Golden State Athletic Conference play. No. 14 Concordia defeated VU 3-2 in game one, but the Lions persevered to win the nightcap, 4-1.
IRVINE, Calif. – Vanguard came up two runs short of a victory on Friday against Concordia, falling 6-5 in the ninth inning to the 14th-ranked Eagles.
COSTA MESA, Calif. – Vanguard got the job done at the VU Baseball Field on Saturday as it swept Biola in the final home doubleheader of the season by scores of 4-3 and 4-2. Junior Richard Perry (Fontana, Calif.) (2-3) and senior Scott Simmons (Murrieta, Calif.) (7-6) earned the wins on the mound for the Pride, which sits at 21-25 overall and 14-19 in Golden State Athletic Conference play.
COSTA MESA, Calif. – Vanguard looked strong as it took down Biola in the first of three Golden State Athletic Conference contests with the Eagles. The Pride's offense dominated, registering five runs off of 15 hits while the Lions' pitching staff and defense held BU to four runs and ten hits on the day.