2014 Quinnipiac University Baseball News
April 19, 2014
QU Baseball Extends Win Streak To Eight Games With MAAC Doubleheader Sweep Against Saint Peter's
The Quinnipiac University baseball team swept a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference doubleheader against Saint Peter’s, winning 5-2 and 9-2, at the Quinnipiac Baseball Field in Hamden, Conn. The Bobcats’ winning streak extends to eight games as they improve to 14-16 overall and 9-3 in the MAAC while Saint Peter’s drops to 10-24 overall and 5-8 in league play.
April 18, 2014
QU Baseball Hosts Saint Peter's For MAAC Series This Weekend
The Quinnipiac baseball team will host Saint Peter’s University for a three-game Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference series this weekend. The Bobcats and Peacocks will play a doubleheader on Saturday, Apr. 19 at 12 p.m. followed by a single, nine-inning game on Sunday, Apr. 20.
April 15, 2014
Quinnipiac Freshman Brandon Shileikis Named MAAC Baseball Rookie of the Week
Quinnipiac University freshman Brandon Shileikis was named the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Baseball Rookie of the Week on Tuesday, Apr. 15, as announced by the league office.
April 14, 2014
QU Baseball's Match-Up Against Hartford To Be Played On Tuesday, Apr. 22
The Quinnipiac University's non-conference game against Hartford, scheduled for Tuesday, Apr. 15 at 3 p.m., has been moved to Tuesday, Apr. 22 at 3 p.m. at the QU Baseball Field in Hamden, Conn.
April 13, 2014
Bobcats Complete Three-Game Sweep As Brandon Shileikis One-Hits Iona In 6-0 Win
The Quinnipiac baseball team defeated Iona, 6-0,to complete a three-game Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference series sweep, while running its winning streak to six games. The Bobcats are now 10-3 in their last 13 games and improve to 12-16 overall and 7-3 in MAAC play. Iona falls to 6-19 on the season and 3-6 in MAAC play.
April 12, 2014
QU Baseball Runs Win Streak To Five Games With Sweep At Iona, 3-0 and 2-1
The Quinnipiac baseball team swept a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference doubleheader against Iona, winning the first game 3-0 before taking the back-end of the twin-bill, 2-1 in extra innings.
April 11, 2014
QU Baseball Travels To Iona For Three-Game MAAC Series This Weekend
The Quinnipiac baseball team will travel to New Rochelle, N.Y. this weekend to take on Iona in a three game Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference series. The teams will play a doubleheader on Saturday, April 12th at 1 and 4 PM. The series will conclude on Sunday, April 13th at 1 PM.
April 9, 2014
QU Baseball's Matthew Lorenzetti Picks Up First Career Win With 10-4 Victory At Hartford
The Quinnipiac University baseball team tagged Hartford for 10 runs on 13 hits in a 10-4 victory at Fiondella Field in West Hartford, Conn. The Bobcats pick up their seventh victory in their last 10 games to improve to 9-16 overall while Hartford drops to 16-11 on the season.
April 8, 2014
Tuesday's Quinnipiac Baseball Game against URI Cancelled
The non-conference baseball game scheduled for today, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, between Quinnipiac University and the University of Rhode Island has been cancelled due to inclement weather. No make-up date has been announced at this time.
April 8, 2014
Quinnipiac's Vincent Guglietti Named MAAC Baseball Player of the Week
Quinnipiac junior Vincent Guglietti (East Haven, Conn.) was named the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Player of the Week, as announced by the league office on Tuesday, Apr. 8.
April 8, 2014
QU Baseball's Game Against Hartford Moved To West Hartford On Wednesday, Apr. 9
The Quinnipiac University's non-conference match-up against the University of Hartford, which was originally scheduled to play on Wednesday, Apr. 9 at 3 p.m. at the QU Baseball Field in Hamden, Conn., will instead be played at Fiondella Field in West Hartford, Conn.
April 7, 2014
Donaghue's Double Lifts QU Baseball to Series-Clinching Win at Niagara, 4-3
A two-run double off the bat of Scott Donaghue (Marlboro, N.J.) proved to be the difference on Monday afternoon, as the Bobcats claimed a 4-3 victory in game three of its weekend series at Niagara. Quinnipiac took two of the three games to improve to 4-3 in MAAC play.
April 6, 2014
Two-Run Seventh Propels Quinnipiac Baseball Past Niagara, 6-4
Timely hitting helped the Quinnipiac University baseball team on Saturday evening, as the Bobcats salvaged a split by winning the backend of their doubleheader against Niagara University. All square heading into the final frame, Quinnipiac mustered two runs to escape with a 6-4 decision at Sal Maglie Stadium.
April 6, 2014
Baseball Drops Game One at Niagara, 5-2
The first of three between Quinnipiac University and Niagara University went in favor of the Purple Eagles, as the Bobcats dropped a 5-2 decision from Sal Maglie Stadium in Niagara Falls, N.Y. Vincent Guglietti (East Haven, Conn.) and Mike Blumenthal (Dix Hills, N.Y.) each picked up RBI for the Bobcats on a cold day in upstate New York.
April 3, 2014
Baseball to Play Doubleheader at Niagara on Sunday at 1 PM; Single Game on Monday at 10:30 AM
Fresh off its best offensive performance of the season, the Quinnipiac University baseball team (6-15, 2-2 MAAC) is set to resume conference play this weekend in upstate New York. The Bobcats travel to Niagara University (7-16, 1-3 MAAC) for a three-game set at Sal Maglie Stadium, beginning with a doubleheader on Sunday, April 6 (12 p.m.). Quinnipiac and Niagara will wrap up the series with a single game the following day on Monday at 10:30 a.m.
April 2, 2014
Bobcats Dig the Long Ball in 11-5 Win at Dartmouth
Generating runs by way of the long ball hadn’t been incorporated into Quinnipiac’s arsenal this year. That all changed however when the Bobcats took a trip to Biondi Park on Wednesday afternoon. The QU baseball team hit four homeruns and cruised to an 11-5 victory over Dartmouth at Red Rolfe Field in Hanover. The Bobcats improved to 6-15 on the season.
April 1, 2014
Baseball Travels to Dartmouth for Midweek Non-Conference Clash on Wednesday
The Quinnipiac University baseball team returns to the diamond for a midweek clash with Dartmouth on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. First pitch is scheduled for 3 p.m. from Red Rolfe Field at Biondi Park in Hanover, N.H. The Bobcats go for their fourth win in their last six games.
March 30, 2014
QU Baseball's MAAC Doubleheader Against Rider Set For Monday, Mar. 31 Has Been Cancelled
The Quinnipiac University's Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference doubleheader against Rider that was re-scheduled for Monday, Mar. 31 has been cancelled due to inclement weather.
March 29, 2014
Baseball’s Ninth-Inning Rally Comes Up Short in 3-2 Loss to Rider; Game Two Postponed to Sunday
Quinnipiac University was in control for the first six innings of Saturday’s Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference baseball game against Rider, but a three-run seventh for the Broncs proved to be the difference in a 3-2 Bobcat loss at the QU Baseball Field. Quinnipiac made some noise in the ninth inning, but couldn’t plate the tying run in its first home game of the 2014 season.
March 28, 2014
Saturday's MAAC Baseball Doubleheader Between Quinnipiac and Rider Moved to 10 AM
The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) baseball game between Quinnipiac University and Rider University that is scheduled for Saturday, March 29 has been moved to an earlier start time due to rain in the forecast. First pitch is now set for 10 a.m. at the QU Baseball Field with the backend of the doubleheader to begin about 25 minutes after the conclusion of the first game.
March 27, 2014
Batten, Iannotti Lead QU Baseball To 6-4 Win At Central Connecticut State
The Quinnipiac University baseball team defeated Central Connecticut 6-4 in a non-conference, midweek match-up in New Britain, Conn. With the win, The Bobcats improves to 5-14 on the season while Central Connecticut falls to 4-6 on the season.
March 26, 2014
QU Baseball's Game Against Yale Scheduled For Wednesday, Mar. 26 Has Been Cancelled
The Quinnipiac University baseball team's game against Yale University scheduled for Wednesday, Mar. 26 at 3 p.m. at the QU Baseball Field in Hamden, Conn. has been cancelled. No make-up date has been scheduled.
March 26, 2014
QU Baseball Travels To Central Connecticut State On Thursday, Mar. 27
The Quinnipiac University baseball team will face Central Connecticut State in New Britain, Conn. on Thursday, Mar. 27 at 2:30 p.m. The Bobcats enter the game with a record of 4-14 overall while CCSU stands at 4-5 on the season.
March 25, 2014
QU Baseball's Game At Central Connecticut State Moved To Thursday, Mar. 27
The Quinnipiac University baseball team's non-conference game against Central Connecticut State originally scheduled for Tuesday, Mar. 25 has been re-scheduled for Thursday, Mar. 27 at the CCSU Baseball Field in New Britain, Conn.
March 25, 2014
Quinnipiac Baseball's John Delaney Named Head Coach Following 2014 Season
HAMDEN, Conn. – John Delaney has been named as the 10th baseball head coach in Quinnipiac University history, effective at the end of the 2014 season, as announced by Director of Athletics & Recreation Jack McDonald. Delaney will assume head coaching duties effective on July 1, 2014. He is currently the Bobcats’ associate head coach under long-time head coach Dan Gooley’s in the latter’s final season.
March 24, 2014
QU Baseball Freshman Thomas Jankins Named MAAC Rookie of the Week
Quinnipiac University freshman Thomas Jankins was named the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Baseball Rookie of the Week, as announced by the MAAC office on Monday, Mar. 24.
March 22, 2014
QU Baseball Sweeps Manhattan in MAAC Doubleheader; Jankins Hurls Gem In Game 1, Bobcats Storm Back For Walk-off In Game 2
The Quinnipiac University baseball team won its first two Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference games in program history, sweeping a doubleheader against Manhattan, 4-0 and 5-4, at Van Cortlandt Park in Bronx, N.Y.
March 21, 2014
QU Baseball To Open MAAC Play Against Manhattan At Van Cortlandt Park
The Quinnipiac University baseball team will play Manhattan in a three-game MAAC series at Van Cortlandt Park in Bronx, N.Y. The Bobcats and the Jaspers are both 2-13 overall and 0-0 in the MAAC.
March 19, 2014
Baseball's Non-Conference Game against Sacred Heart Postponed
The non-conference baseball tilt between the Quinnipiac University Bobcats and the Sacred Heart Pioneers that was scheduled for Thursday, March 20, 2014 has been postponed. No makeup date has been announced at this time.
March 16, 2014
QU Baseball Falls To Navy, 8-4, In Final Game Of Series
The Quinnipiac University baseball team lost the fourth and final game of its series at Navy, 8-4, in Annapolis, Md. With the loss, Quinnipiac goes to 2-12 on the year while Navy improves to 9-9 overall.
March 15, 2014
QU Baseball Splits Doubleheader At Navy
The Quinnipiac University baseball team split a doubleheader at Navy, losing the first game, 3-2, before coming from behind to top the Midshipmen, 4-3, in the second game. Quinnipiac goes to 2-11 on the year while Navy moves to 8-9 on the year.
March 14, 2014
QU Baseball To Play Four-Game Series At Navy This Weekend
The Quinnipiac University baseball team will travel to Annapolis, Md. to take on the U.S. Naval Academy in a four-game series on Mar. 14-16. The Bobcats are currently 1-9 overall while Navy hosts Quinnipiac with a record of 6-8 on the season.
March 14, 2014
Baseball Drops Series-Opener to Navy
It was a difficult day on the diamond for the Quinnipiac University baseball team, as the Bobcats dropped a 15-0 decision to Navy at Max Bishop Stadium in Annapolis.
March 11, 2014
QU Baseball Falls To Duke, 16-5
The Quinnipiac University baseball team lost to Duke, 16-5, in a non-conference match-up at Jack Coombs Field in Durham, N.C. Quinnipiac drops to 1-9 on the season while Duke improves to 9-7.
March 11, 2014
Baseball Faces Duke On Tuesday, Mar. 11, High Point On Wednesday, Mar. 12
Quinnipiac resumes its Spring Trip at Duke on Tuesday, Mar. 11 and High Point on Wednesday, Mar. 12. The Bobcats and Blue Devils square-off at Jack Coombs Field in Durham, N.C. at 3 p.m. on Tuesday while High Point hosts Quinnipiac at Coy O. Williard Stadium in High Point, N.C. at 4 p.m.
March 7, 2014
Baseball Kicks-off Spring Trip With Three-Game Set At Richmond This Weekend
The Quinnipiac University baseball team will travel to Richmond, VA to take on the University of Richmond in a three-game series starting Saturday, Mar. 8 at 2:00 p.m. and wrapping up with a doubleheader on Sunday, Mar. 9 at 11 a.m.
March 2, 2014
QU Baseball Drops Final Game Of Three-Game Series At No. 28 Tennessee, 9-4
The Quinnipiac University baseball team wrapped-up its three-game series against nationally-ranked No. 28 University of Tennessee with a 9-4 loss to the Volunteers. Quinnipiac drops to 0-6 on the season while Tennessee opens the year with its ninth straight win.
February 28, 2014
QU Baseball Opens Three-Game Series At Tennessee With 13-2 Loss
The Quinnipiac University baseball team fell to the University of Tennessee Volunteers. 13-2, in the first of three games at Lindsey Nelson Stadium. The Bobcats drop to 0-4 on the year while No. 28 Tennessee improves to 8-0 on the year.
February 22, 2014
Baseball Drops Season-Opener To Villanova, 9-3, at Spartan Classic In Norfolk, Va.
The Quinnipiac University baseball team was defeated by Villanova, 9-3, in a non-conference game at the Spartan Classic at Marty L. Miller Stadium in Norfold, Va. This marks the first game of the season for the Quinnipiac (0-1) while the Wildcats pick up their first win of the year (1-3).
February 10, 2014
Quinnipiac Baseball Picked To Finish 11th In MAAC Preseason Poll
The Quinnipiac University baseball team was picked to finish 11th in the 2014 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Preseason Coaches Poll, as announced by the MAAC office on Monday, Feb. 10.
January 10, 2014
Quinnipiac Baseball Announces 2014 Schedule
Quinnipiac University baseball's 2014 slate features the Bobcats’ first year of competition in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) and 18 home dates, as announced by head coach Dan Gooley. Gooley will enter 33rd and final season as the Bobcats’ head coach this year.
December 18, 2013
Quinnipiac Baseball's Gary Binkiewicz Tabbed As Bobcats Captain For 2014 Season
Quinnipiac baseball head coach Dan Gooley has announced the selection of senior Gary Binkiewicz (Scotch Plains, N.J.) as the Bobcats’ captain for the 2014 season. In addition, Scott Donaghue (Marlboro, N.J.) has been named Quinnipiac’s co-captain for his junior season.
November 14, 2013
Quinnipiac Baseball Head Coach Dan Gooley To Receive NECBL Skipper Award On Nov. 30
Quinnipiac baseball head coach Dan Gooley will receive the NECBL Skipper Award on Saturday, Nov. 30 at the 2013 NECBL Hall of Fame Tribute Dinner.