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August 23, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Legendary baseball coach to retire after 41 seasons

By | Jun 25, 2019

George Valesente has coached the Ithaca College men’s baseball team for 41 years and recently announced his retirement effective July 31.

Senior reliever revamps pitching with sidearm technique

By | Apr 24, 2019

Senior relief pitcher Matt Eiel pitches sidearm in order to throw off opposing batters and add something unique to his game.

Senior starter discusses growth with baseball team

By | Apr 8, 2019

Senior outfielder Garrett Snyder sat down with Assistant Sports Editor Emily Adams to discuss his baseball career and outlook for the season.

Spring sports teams travel south for warmer weather

By | Mar 20, 2019

Several Ithaca College teams traveled to warmer areas of the country to compete against high-level competition on outdoor fields.

Baseball returners seek berth in College World Series

By | Feb 28, 2019

The Ithaca College baseball team is returning 13 key seniors who will help attempt to guide the team to a berth in the College World Series.

Freeman Field faces frequent flooding early in season

By | Apr 25, 2018

The Ithaca College baseball team has struggled to play home games so far this season due to uncooperative weather making Freeman Field unplayable.

Baseball relies on strong pitching for upcoming season

By | Feb 28, 2018

After achieving a 30–13 record in the 2017 spring season and reaching the NCAA Division III New York Regional Tournament, the Ithaca College baseball team is looking to succeed by rallying behind the leadership of a veteran coach and experienced players.

Former student called up to play for the Los Angeles Dodgers

By , | Oct 4, 2017

Tim Locastro, Ithaca College former student, was called up to the MLB Sept. 29 by the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Baseball keeps winning streak alive with two wins

By | Apr 24, 2017

The baseball team shut out SUNY New Paltz April 22, while on April 23, the Bombers defeated the University of Rochester in walk-off fashion.

The history of wooden to metal baseball bats

By | Apr 12, 2017

Louisville Slugger, in 1884, was the first brand to make bats and now there are many companies competing to make the best bat with the current technology.

Junior pitcher transitions to fourth college

By | Apr 12, 2017

After suffering a shoulder injury his freshman year of college, junior pitcher Jack Morello has been crossing the country finding the college for him.

Baseball makes a comeback to defeat SUNY Oneonta 12–6

By | Mar 31, 2017

IC baseball gave up an early lead in the second inning, but with the help of timely hitting, the Bombers were able to comeback and win 12–6.