Yearly Archives: 2016
After seven seasons as the Head Men’s Basketball Coach, Coach Clifton McDaniel has stepped down. Over the seven year span he has gone 107-89 and led his team to two ACCA National Championships and two NCCAA National Runner-ups. He has also been the athletic director and coached the women’s team for the past four years. […] Read more..
The Arlington Baptist Lady Patriot Basketball Team has claimed back to back ACCA and NCCAA National Championships. Since it’s start four years ago, the program has dominated the NCCAA Division II with four region championships, two national championships, and a national runner-up. In this years championship game, the Lady Patriots beat the Hillsdale Lady Saints […] Read more..
Patriots failed to provide enough offense to beat William Jewell University on Sunday at Grand Prairie, despite Josh Darden‘s (So./Athens, TX) stellar eight-inning performance, and Patriots took the loss, 5-2. Trevor Currington (Fr./Coppell, TX) put himself in scoring position with two extra-base hits for Patriots. He singled in the seventh inning and doubled in the fifth and […] Read more..
Justin Olivarez (Fr./San Antonio, TX) came up big at the dish and on the mound, leading Patriots to a 5-4 win over University Of Science & Arts Oklahoma on Saturday at Grand Prairie. Olivarez racked up three RBIs on one hit for Patriots as he doubled in the second inning. University Of Science & Arts Oklahoma ‘s […] Read more..
After Spending the majority of the season ranked #2 in the national polls, and a great showing during the NCCAA Southwest Regional Tournament, the Patriot men received an at-large bid to participate in the NCCAA National Tournament in Ankeny, IA (March 9th-12th). This marks the third time in four years that the Patriots have earned […] Read more..
For the fourth time in the last four years the Lady Patriots of Arlington Baptist have secured the Southwest Regional Championship with a 95-87 win over Hillsdale Freewill Baptist College. This is only the fourth year for the school to have a women’s basketball program after playing a JV schedule a year prior, so it […] Read more..
February 12, 2016 Game 1 Malcolm Cepeda (Junior Corpus Christi, Texas) did all he could to give the Patriots a boost, but it wasn’t enough to get past Austin College. Cepeda hit a two-run home run in the top of the fourth to score the first two Patriot runs. A RBI double by Tyler Brown (Sophomore […] Read more..
February 6, 2016 Game 1 Patriots won the hit battle 9-7 on Saturday, but couldn’t push enough runs across to get the win, instead losing 6-4 in seven innings to LeTourneau at Longview. The Patriots jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the top of the first. Tyler Brown (Sophomore Bastrop, TX) kicked things off […] Read more..
February 5, 2016 LeTourneau was never able to overcome its troubles against the Patriots on Friday, as LeTourneau fell 5-4 at Longview after falling behind by four runs in the fifth inning. Parker Kleinert (Sophomore Henrietta, TX) pitched 8 1/3 innings for the Patriots, allowing one earned run on six hits with nine strikeouts. Patriots […] Read more..
February 2, 2016 Game 1 Justin Olivarez (Freshman San Antonio, TX) powered the Patriots at the plate and on the bump Tuesday, willing the Patriots to a 9-8 victory over Mid-America Christian University. Olivarez racked up two RBIs on three hits for the Patriots. He doubled in the third inning and singled in the second […] Read more..