2020 Hanover Baseball News

  • Zeke Porta Named the Winner of the Bill "Griff" Griffin Mental Attitude Award
    April 21, 2020
    HANOVER, Ind. – The Hanover College athletic department has selected the winner of the Bill “Griff” Griffin Mental Attitude Award announced Tuesday afternoon.
  • Hanover Spring Senior Spotlight: Baseball
    March 30, 2020
    CARMEL, Ind. – The Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) in partnership with its 10 member institutions is working to honor those spring sport senior student athletes whose seasons were cut short due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • The Panthers Welcomed DSI to K.T. Young Ballpark
    March 16, 2020
    HANOVER, Ind. – The Hanover baseball team welcomed Spalding to K.T. Young Ballpark for their home opener on Tuesday, March 3 but the game was about much more than just baseball for the Panthers.
  • Hanover Athletic Events Cancelled Effective Immediately
    March 13, 2020
    HANOVER, Ind. – As a response to the public situation caused by the COVID-19 coronavirus, Hanover College has canceled all athletic events for the remainder of the spring sports season, effective immediately.
  • Baseball Set for Series at Home
    March 11, 2020
    HANOVER, Ind. – The Hanover baseball team will begin a home stretch as they welcome Eurkea, Calvin and DePauw to campus.
  • Panthers Plate Two Runs in the Bottom of the Ninth Inning to Rally Past Eureka
    March 11, 2020
    HANOVER, Ind. –Hanover plated two runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to rally past non-conference foe Eureka on Wednesday afternoon at K.T. Young Ballpark. The Blue and Red claimed the 4-3 victory.
  • Ninth Inning Rally Falls Short as Panthers Drop Contest with Methodist
    March 08, 2020
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – The Panthers dropped the final contest of a three-game road test with Methodist on Sunday dropping the series two games to one. Hanover fell in the match-up 7-5.
  • Hanover Splits Double-Header with Methodist
    March 07, 2020
    FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – The Hanover baseball team hit the road for North Carolina taking on Methodist Saturday afternoon splitting a double-header. The Blue and Red dropped the opener 6-4 before winning the night cap 3-1.
  • Panthers Drop Home Opener with Spalding
    March 04, 2020
    HANOVER, Ind. – The Hanover Baseball team welcomed DSI to campus on Wednesday afternoon as they took part in the team’s home opener with non-conference foe Spalding. The Blue and Red fell in the non-conference match-up by a score of 5-4.
  • Baseball Welcomes Spalding for 2020 Home Opener
    March 03, 2020
    HANOVER, Ind. – The Hanover College Baseball team welcomes Spalding on Wednesday, March 4 for their 2020 home opener at K.T. Young Ball Park before traveling to Fayetteville, N.C. to take on Methodist University on Saturday, March 7 and Sunday, March 8. 
  • The Baseball Game with Spalding Moved to Wednesday
    March 02, 2020
    HANOVER, Ind. - The Hanover College Baseball game with non-conference foe Spalding has been rescheduled due to inclement weather. 
  • Panthers Conclude Spring Trip with Gwynedd Mercy
    February 29, 2020
    AUBURNDALE, Fla. - The Hanover baseball team wrapped up its annual spring break trip in Auburndale, Fla. taking on Gwynedd Mercy. The Panthers fell in the contest 13-7.
  • Baseball Completes Three Game Sweep of Northern Vermont-Lyndon
    February 28, 2020
    AUBURNDALE, Fla. – The Panthers and Northern Vermont-Lyndon met for the third time this week with the Blue and Red sweeping the three-game series by a score of 16-1.
  • Panthers Fall Short in Extra Innings
    February 27, 2020
    AUBURNDALE, Fla. - The Hanover baseball team went to extra innings for the third game in a row as part of the RussMatt Invitational that saw the Blue and Red fall to Alma, 7-4. 
  • Baseball Sweeps Northern Vermont-Lyndon on Day One of RussMatt Invite
    February 25, 2020
    AUBURNDALE, FLA. - The Hanover Baseball team used extra innings on Monday afternoon to sweep Northern Vermont-Lyndon as part of the RussMatt Invitational. The Panthers took game one 10-2 before completing the sweep in extras by a score of 9-8.
  • Schaefer Tallies Second Consecutive Walk-Off to Lead Hanover Past Cabrini
    February 25, 2020
    WINTER HAVEN, FLA. - On day two of the RussMatt Invitational, sophomore Jake Schaefer (Cinncinati, Ohio) connected for his second consecutive walk off to propel the Panthers past Cabrini in exta innings, 6-5. 
  • Littlefield Leads Hanover in Doubleheader Split
    February 22, 2020
    DANVILLE, Ky. – The Hanover College baseball team split a pair of contest Saturday afternoon as they defeated Trine 9-3 before falling in the night cap with Centre 8-3.
  • Panthers Fall in Season Opener at Centre
    February 21, 2020
    DANVILLE, Ky. – The Hanover College baseball team opened the 2020 season with a trip to Centre College on Friday afternoon where they dropped a competitive 5-1 decision. The Panthers move to 0-1 overall on the season while the Colonels improve to 4-0 overall.
  • Baseball Preview: Panthers Returns Strong Core for 2020 Campaign
    February 20, 2020
    HANOVER, Ind. – The Hanover College baseball team, under the guidance of head coach Grant Bellak, enters the 2020 season with a solid core of returners including All-HCAC honores senior Mark Walkenhorst (Fort Thomas, Ky.) and sophomore Andrew Littlefield (Louisville, Ky.). With season set to open Friday, we take an in-depth look into the returning roster with the annual position preview.
  • Panthers Tabbed Sixth in HCAC Preseason Poll
    February 04, 2020
    CARMEL, Ind. – The Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference baseball coaches released their preseason poll Tuesday afternoon.
  • Baseball Slated for 19 Home Games in 2020
    January 13, 2020
    HANOVER, Ind. – The Hanover College baseball team released their 2020 schedule with plenty of chances to catch the Panthers in action at K.T. Young Ballpark. Under the guidance of second year head coach Grant Bellak the Blue and Red are slated to play 37 games including 19 home matchups.
  • Baseball Releases 2019 JR. Panther Holiday Camp Dates
    December 02, 2019
    HANOVER, Ind. – The Hanover College Baseball team has set the date for its Junior Panther Holiday Camp.
  • Baseball Cancels Prospect Camp
    October 10, 2019
    HANOVER, Ind. – The Hanover College baseball prospect camp originally scheduled for Sunday, October 13 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. has been cancelled, no make-up date has been scheduled.
  • Head Coach Grant Bellak to Speak at Barnstormers Clinic
    August 23, 2019
    HANOVER, Ind. - The American Baseball Coaches Association has selected head coach Grant Bellak as a keynote speaker for their Barnstormers Clinic hosted by Butler on September 8.
  • Baseball Announces 2019 Prospect Camp
    August 22, 2019
    HANOVER, Ind. – The Hanover College baseball program has announced the date for its fall prospect camp.