2016 Baseball Roster

  • Baseball Earns Team Academic Excellence Award
    July 26, 2016
    Whittier College was one of 140 high school and college baseball programs named as a recipient of the 2015-16 Team Academic Excellence Award presented by the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA).
  • Jake Raynaud and Nick Garcia named ABCA/Rawlings All-West Region
    June 01, 2016
    Junior Jake Raynaud (Los Gatos, Calif.) and senior Nick Garcia (Anaheim, Calif.) added to the accolades collected by the Whittier College Baseball team in 2016 being named to the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings All-West Region Teams.
  • Tanner Marcoe named Division III National Gold Glove Winner
    June 01, 2016
    A week after earning Division III All-West Region honors on the Gold Glove Team, junior Tanner Marcoe (Northridge, Calif.) did one better being named the Division III National Gold Glove Winner announced by the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA).
  • Jake Raynaud named to d3baseball.com All-West Region Team
    May 31, 2016
    Junior Jake Raynaud (Los Gatos, Calif.) was named to the d3baseball.com Division III All-West Region 3rd Team as an outfielder announced last week.
  • Jake Raynaud, Nick Garcia, and Max Bradshaw named All-SCIAC
    May 16, 2016
    The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference recognizes athletic excellence through its All-Conference Awards. The selections recognize outstanding participation and performance in conference play. Nominations and votes are submitted by the head coach of each team in the conference.
  • Baseball rounds out 2016 with 8-3 win over Caltech
    May 03, 2016
    The Whittier College Baseball Team rounded out their 2016 schedule Tuesday afternoon rolling past Caltech 8-3 in the final round robin game taking the season series 4-0 over the Beavers.
  • Baseball drops 2-1 contest to No. 7 Occidental
    May 01, 2016
    The Whittier College Baseball team looked to bounce back Sunday after dropping their doubleheader Saturday to La Verne and Chapman pushing No. 7 Occidental to the edge but giving up a run in the ninth to fall 2-1 at Anderson Field.
  • Baseball opens round robin with losses to La Verne and Chapman
    April 30, 2016
    The Whittier College Baseball team started up their final four games of the regular season Saturday as they opened up the round robin part of their schedule at Memorial Field dropping both games to the University of La Verne and Chapman University.
  • Poets sweep doubleheader over CMS
    April 23, 2016
    After a tough 13-1 loss in game one of the series, the Whittier College Baseball team bounced back in a huge way taking the doubleheader on Saturday over Claremont-M-S winning 11-1 and 10-5.
  • Poets face tough CMS line-up in 13-1 loss
    April 22, 2016
    The Whittier College Baseball team was forced to play catch-up Friday afternoon right from the opening pitch as freshman Tim Turpen (Chino Hills, Calif.) faced a tough Claremont-M-S line-up.
  • Poets sweep Caltech on Senior day; Win fifth straight
    April 15, 2016
    The Whittier College Baseball team is off and running as they picked up their first sweep this season taking three from Caltech over the weekend, while winning their fifth straight.
  • Baseball takes big series against Chapman
    April 08, 2016
    The Whittier College baseball team took a big series against Chapman University over the weekend taking two of three to remain in the hunt for a Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Post Season berth.
  • Baseball lets series slip away against Cal Lutheran
    April 02, 2016
    The Whittier College baseball team wrapped up their series with Cal Lutheran University Saturday and almost pulled off the doubleheader sweep but wasn’t able to hold early leads in both games as they fell 4-3 and 9-4.
  • Kingsmen edge Poets 3-2 to open series
    April 01, 2016
    The Whittier College baseball team threatened the Kingsmen of Cal Lutheran University Friday afternoon but couldn’t hold a 2-0 lead falling 3-2 at George “Sparky” Anderson Field.
  • Max Bradshaw walks-off; Poets take series with La Verne
    March 25, 2016
    Senior Max Bradshaw (Salt Lake City, UT) walked off with a solo shot in the bottom half of the ninth in game two of Saturday’s doubleheader helping the Whittier College baseball team come away with the series over the University of La Verne.
  • Poets give up 18 hits in loss to Rutgers-Newark
    March 17, 2016
    The Whittier College baseball team gave up 18 hits and six runs Wednesday afternoon as they fell 6-3 to Rutgers-Newark to close out their non-conference schedule.
  • Poets nearly pull off sweep of Ithaca
    March 16, 2016
    The Whittier College baseball team came up short Wednesday as they dropped a twin bill to Ithaca College as the Bombers pulled off late game heroics to pull off the sweep at Memorial Field.
  • Poets hand series to Occidental
    March 12, 2016
    The Whittier College baseball team handed Occidental College the three game series over the weekend after holding a lead in all three games only to fall 11-6, 8-5, and 10-7.
  • Jake Raynaud named to D3baseball.com Team of the Week
    March 09, 2016
    Junior outfielder Jake Raynaud (Los Gatos, Calif.) was named to the D3baseball.com Team of the Week announced Tuesday morning.
  • Bats remain hot in 11-8 win over Eastern Mennonite
    March 08, 2016
    The Whittier College baseball team remains hot winning four of their last five capped off with a strong 11-8 win over Eastern Mennonite Tuesday afternoon.
  • Baseball takes series with Pomona-Pitzer
    March 05, 2016
    The Whittier College baseball team took the three game series with Pomona-Pitzer this weekend as they split with the Sagehens Saturday taking game one 8-4 before falling 10-7 in the second.
  • Mike Rizzo earns 300th Victory; Poets edge Sagehens 8-7
    March 04, 2016
    Mike Rizzo earned his 300th victory Friday afternoon as the Whittier College Baseball team edged the Sagehens of Pomona-Pitzer 8-7 at Memorial Field.
  • Poet bats overpower Pioneers 17-11
    February 28, 2016
    The Whittier College baseball team used a high-octane offense against the Lewis & Clark Pioneers for the second time in the past three days putting up a 17-11 effort to move to 2-8.
  • Bates wraps up sweep over Poets with 8-5 win
    February 27, 2016
    The Whittier College baseball team was swept Saturday afternoon by the Bobcats of Bates College falling 8-5 at Memorial Field.
  • Baseball erupts for 15 runs against Lewis & Clark
    February 26, 2016
    The Whittier College Baseball team got the monkey off their back Friday afternoon as they broke their seven game losing skid in a lopsided 15-5 decision over Lewis & Clark at Memorial Field.
  • Pitching woes continue for Poets in 9-4 loss to Bates
    February 25, 2016
    The pitching woes continued Thursday afternoon as the Whittier College baseball team remained winless on the season following a 9-4 loss to Bates College at Memorial Field.
  • Meet your 2016 Whittier College Baseball Team
    February 25, 2016
    Meet your 2016 Whittier College Baseball Team brought to you by the Whittier College Sports Network
  • Poet bats held in check in sweep to Redlands
    February 20, 2016
    The Whittier College baseball team remains winless on the year as they dropped to 0-6, 0-3 SCIAC following a doubleheader loss 4-1 and 12-2 to the University of Redlands Saturday.
  • Poets shutout in SCIAC Opener 7-0 to Redlands
    February 19, 2016
    The Whittier College baseball team was shutout in their Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) opener Friday afternoon as they were blanked 7-0 to the University of Redlands.
  • Baseball drops series with Whitworth; Bob Whitaker throws out first pitch
    February 06, 2016
    Despite dropping the 2016 opening series to Whitworth University, the Whittier College Baseball team was able to recognize the No. 1 supporter of Poet Athletics Bob Whitaker who threw out the ceremonial first pitch Saturday morning.