Ravens swept; still pursue spot in HCAC tournament

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With a hole to dig out of to make the conference tournament and three games at home over the weekend, the Ravens looked to take at least two games from the visiting Earlham Quakers. Anderson was unable to do so, instead getting swept by the Quakers. Earlham outscored the Ravens… Read more »

Ravens succeed on and off the field

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In addition to their on-field success, Anderson’s winter student-athletes were enjoyed a successful season off the field.  In order to qualify for the Tom Bohlsen Academic All-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Team, students must be varsity athletes carrying a cumulative 3.5 GPA.  Anderson had 17 student-athletes named to the team. Brett… Read more »

Decker named pitcher of the week

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Hadley Decker was named HCAC pitcher of the week for her two starts against Alma and Rose-Hulman. Decker posted a fantastic 0.57 era.  Against Alma, the freshman picked up the first win of her collegiate career.  She threw 15.2 innings over her two starts, striking out 10 batters and allowing… Read more »

Anderson wins conference home opener over MSJ

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After dropping a one game stand Wednesday at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Anderson looked to get back on track with a series victory in their conference home opener against Mount St. Joseph. The Lions, hoping to spoil AU’s home opener, entered the weekend series fourth in the HCAC standings. While… Read more »

Baseball drops first conference series

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Coming off of a four-game winning streak, the Ravens looked to start conference play with a bang, visiting Bluffton for a three-game series.  “Typically our goal is to sweep home series and take two out of three on the road,” explained shortstop Nick Butcher. Instead, the Ravens dropped two of… Read more »

Spring golf season underway

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The men’s golf team hit the fairway Saturday to begin their Spring season, competing in the Mount St. Joseph Invitational.  The Ravens placed 13th out of the 14 competing teams.  Zach Whitaker, a sophomore on the team, found some silver linings in the performance. “Considering the poor conditions this weekend,”… Read more »

Softball team endures tough week with four losses

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After winning five of their eight contests at THE Spring Games in Clermont, Florida, the Ravens endured a tough week, finding themselves on the losing side of the box score all four times out. AU dropped their first two home games of the season, losing both games of a Thursday… Read more »

Cooley HCAC Field Athlete of the Year

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After another strong season, Garrett Cooley successfully defended his crown as HCAC Field Athlete of the Year.  Cooley entered the 2017 track season as the reigning Athlete of the year with his sights set on defending his crown and qualifying for Nationals. “It feels great to repeat,” Cooley said.  “It… Read more »

Baseball picks up first win; looks to build

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After dropping their first three contests of the season, the Raven baseball team notched their first win of 2017 under their belt.  AU defeated the Heidelberg Student Princes 12-11 in an instant classic, back-and-forth affair. The first three losses have been plagued by errors and nervous mistakes typical of a… Read more »