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Arlington Baptist University Completes Four Game Sweep of LCU Red Lions

GRAND PRAIRIE, TX: Seven runs in the third inning led Arlington Baptist University Patriots past Lincoln Christian University 12-2 on Saturday to complete a 4 game sweep over the Red Lions. ABU’s big bats were led by Ivan Rios, Kailen Glover, Stephen Webb, Jared McKinney, and Justan Bailey, who...Read More »


Patriots Take Three in Four Game Set

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Game 1

Colton Glover (Sr./Shreveport, LA) earned the win for the Patriots in game one. He tossed four innings, allowing one run, four hits, and striking out four. Noah Vaughan (So./Aubrey, TX) came in relief in the fifth inning. He threw three innings, allowing zero runs, two hits,...Read More »


The Patriots Split Double Header Against LeTourneau

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Game 1

The Patriots late offensive sparked them to a victory in game one of the double header. Austin Valdez (Sr./Mansfield, TX) earned the win on the mound. He threw five innings, allowing three runs, six hits, and striking out two. Parker Kleinert (Jr./Henrietta, TX) came in...Read More »


The Patriots Struggled Against Tarleton State University

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The Patriots were swept over the weekend by Tarleton State University.

Game 1

The Patriots lost the lead early and couldn’t come back in a 9-0 loss to Tarleton State University.  Austin Valdez (Sr./Mansfield, TX) took the loss for the Patriots.  He threw five and a third innings, allowing nine...Read More »


Patriots Win Season Opener Against Houston Victoria

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The Patriots defeated University of Houston Victoria 6-5 in a back-and-forth affair on Friday. Josh Darden started the game for the Patriots. He went three innings, giving up four runs, four hits, striking out two, and walking one. Dalton Land was first out of the bullpen. He...Read More »


Josh Darden goes 8 but Patriots lose to William Jewell University 5-2

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...Read More »


Dual-Threat Carries Patriots past USAO

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...Read More »


The Patriots Swept by Austin College

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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...Read More »


The Patriots Split with LeTourneau

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...Read More »


Patriots fend off LeTourneau’s late push, hold on 5-4

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...Read More »


Patriots Take Two from MACU in Double Walk-off Fashion

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....Read More »


PARKER KLEINERT LEADS PATRIOTS TO 15-1 WIN WITH 9K'S

Parker Kleinert struck out nine batters to lift Arlington Baptist to a 15-1 win over Hillsdale Baptist College in Moore, OK on Friday afternoon.

Thirteen runs in the opening three innings allowed the Patriots to easily put away Hillsdale Baptist College. A three-run home run by Florentino Moreno and an RBI...Read More »


Patriots drop heartbreaker to East Central University, 6-5

 

The Patriots fell victim to a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth inning on Friday, handing East Central University a 6-5 win.

With the score tied at five in the ninth inning, East Central came to the plate and singled, scoring the winning run.

Tyler Brown was hot from the plate...Read More »


Baseball Moves Back to Quik Trip Park

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After playing last year’s home games in Fort Worth’s Cat Stadium, the Patriot Baseball Team is moving back into Grand Prairie Air Hog home Quik Trip Park.  Coach Barrett Weaver is excited to be back in a partnership with the Air Hog’s organization and expect the players are excited...Read More »


NCCAA Regional Tournament

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THURSDAY MAY 8, 2014

The Arlington Baptist Patriots Baseball team sits with two wins and one loss entering into their fourth game tonight in the NCCAA 2014 Regional Tournament hosted by Oklahoma Christina University in Edmond, Oklahoma. 

In the opening round, the Patriots faced off against Central Baptist and took their...Read More »


Patriots Top University Of Oklahoma Science & Arts In Back-And-Forth Affair

MONDAY APRIL 28, 2014

Arlington Baptist took the last of eight lead changes in a back-and-forth affair against University of Science & Arts Oklahoma, securing an 8-7 victory on Monday at LaGrave Field in Fort Worth.

The Patriots took the lead in the bottom of the eighth inning and held on...Read More »


Patriots Seize Double Header Against Howard Payne University

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WEDNESDAY APRIL 23, 2014

Patriots and Howard Payne University traded the lead five times in game one on Tuesday, but the Patriots ended up on top with a 6-4 win in seven innings over HPU. Arlington finally managed to grab the lead after a strong fifth inning. The Patriots scored...Read More »


Patriots Get Solid Outing from Scruggs to Complete Series Win over Texas Southern University

SUNDAY APRIL 13, 2014

An excellent effort by Michael Scruggs (Sr./Kemp, TX) carried the Patriots (20-25) to a 4-0 win over their final game against Texas Southern University on Saturday in the TSU Classic at the Houston Astros...Read More »


Patriots Pitching Too Much For Texas Southern University

 WEDNESDAY APRIL 2, 2014

 

The Arlington Baptist Patriots (17-21) played host to SWAC powerhouse Texas Southern University (10-17) on Wednesday afternoon at LaGrave Field in Fort Worth, TX.  Behind the solid outing of Armando Garza (Jr./McAllen, TX), the Patriots were able to shut out TSU for seven innings of play...Read More »


Patriots Get Late Runs to Finish Off University of Dallas, 14-4

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WEDNESDAY MARCH 26, 2014

Arlington Baptist Men’s Baseball team scored seven runs in the seventh to cap a 14-4 win over University of Dallas on Wednesday evening at LaGrave Field in Fort Worth, TX.

Arlington pulled out the win thanks to a strong third inning. The Patriots scored on a three-run...Read More »


Patriots Split with Texas A&M International University

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SUNDAY MARCH 22, 2014

Tino Moreno collected three hits as Patriots took home an 8-3 victory in game one over Texas A&M International University in seven innings at Jorge Haynes Stadium in Laredo, TX.

Moreno singled in the fourth, fifth, and sixth innings to lead the offense on the day.

Armando Garza...Read More »


Patriots Split with #13 Northwood

TUESDAY MARCH 18TH 2014

Patriots jumped out to an early lead, but were unable to hold on to the game one lead Tuesday after a last inning comeback from Northwood which ended in a 3-2 score.

Devin Patton (SR./Cedar Hill, TX) went the distance for Arlington Baptist striking out five in...Read More »


Early lead gives Patriots easy victory over Texas Wesleyan University, 11-3

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TUESDAY MARCH 11, 2014

Patriots jumped out to an early lead on Texas Wesleyan University and captured an 11-3 victory on Tuesday at LaGrave Field in Fort Worth.

Five runs in the first three innings allowed Patriots to put the game away early.

An RBI single...Read More »


Patriots Fall to WAC Opponent, University of Texas Pan America, Despite Solid Pitching Performances

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SUNDAY MARCH 10, 2014

The Arlington Baptist College Patriots traveled to Edinburg, Texas for a tight weekend series against UT-Pan Am. The Patriots fell 7-4 in game one behind a solid start on the hill...Read More »


Patriots Defeat #18 Tarleton in Final Game of Series

The Arlington Baptist Patriots baseball team completed a three game series with a victory over #18 Tarleton State University after letting game one and two slip away from them.

In game one, Trevor Moon was hot from the plate for Patriots going 3-4 in game 1 and scoring two runs....Read More »


UCO Pulls Away Late for Victory Over Patriots

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TUESDAY FEBRUARY 18, 2014

It was a tight game until University of Central Oklahoma scored eight late runs for the 14-5 victory over Patriots on Tuesday at LaGrave Field.

Hilario Vargas (Dallas, TX) racked up two RBIs on one hit for the Patriots with a single in the fourth inning. Ross...Read More »


Wildcats Early Offense Too Much For Patriots to Overcome

Sunday February 16, 2014

Patriots collected six hits, but fell 14-4 to Southland Conference’s Abilene Christian University at Crutcher Field on Sunday afternoon.

Justin Watson did his best to jumpstart the offense for the Patriots, reaching base two times. He scored one run, had one RBI and doubled in the fifth...Read More »


Patriots Drop Game 2 of ACU Series 4-2

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 Saturday February 15th, 2014

 

 Josh Eatherly did all he could to give the Patriots a boost, but it wasn’t enough to get past Abilene Christian University, as the Pats lost 4-2 on Saturday afternoon.

 Eatherly paced the Patriots at the plate going 3-5 and scoring one run. He singled in the...Read More »


Patriots Fall to ACU Wildcats 12-2 in Opener of Three Game Series

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Friday February 14th, 2014

 

 Josh Eatherly did his best to will Patriots to a win with a two-hit game, but Patriots dropped a 12-2 contest to Abilene Christian University on Friday afternoon in Abilene, TX.

 Eatherly got on base three times in the game for Patriots with a single in the...Read More »


Caleb Sims Not Deterred by Lack of Offense From Patriots in a 2-1 victory over Oklahoma Wesleyan University

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Saturday February 8, 2014

Patriot’s starter Caleb Sims doesn’t need much help when he is on the mound and he showed it once again on Saturday against Oklahoma Wesleyan University. Eight strong...Read More »


Patriots Fall 13-0 to Oklahoma Wesleyan University Despite Clint Hall's Efforts

Saturday February 8, 2014

Despite a big day at the dish from Clint Hall, who finished 3-3, Patriots lost 13-0 to Oklahoma Wesleyan University at LaGrave Field on Saturday.

As the Patriots prepare for the upcoming spring season, head coach Barrett Weaver has seen eleven of his current players sign collegiate contracts for the 2014 summer in competitive leagues throughout the nation. Outfielder Justin Watson (JR/Temple JC) will take his talent to the Cal Ripken...Read More »


Patriots Baseball Spring Schedule Released

     The Arlington Baptist Patriots Baseball team will open up the 2014 season with a couple of home series’ against Mid-America Christian University and Southeastern Christian University.  The Patriots will make notable visits to Southern University, University of Texas-Pan American, Abilene Christian University, Tarleton State University,...Read More »