Baseball Plays Final Home Game, Heads to Cincinnati
Playing its final home game of the 2013 season, Santa Clara baseball hosts Pacific on Tues., May 7 at 6 p.m. before hitting the road for a three-game set at Cincinnati Friday through Sunday. The game times will be 5p.m., 1 p.m. and 10 a.m. Pacific.
Last week Santa Clara fell at UC Davis in in a back and forth game before being swept by Gonzaga at Schott Stadium.
Earlier this year Kenny Treadwell picked up his first career win with 2.2 innings of one-hit relief against the Tigers while D.J. Zapata got his second save of the year with a perfect ninth. The offense was led by Justin Viele who was 2-5 with a triple, a run scored and two RBI. Zach Looney was 2-5 with a run scored while Kyle DeMerritt went 2-3 with a double, a triple, two runs scored and a RBI.
Click above to view the tribute video about the Bronco Baseball Seniors!
Introducing the Bronco Baseball Alumni Network
After months of hard work collecting information, Santa Clara University is now launching the Bronco Baseball Alumni Network to help our current players connect with former players to explore professional opportunities and post graduate areas of employment.
Because the Alumni Network has phone numbers and email addresses of former players, it is password protected. If you are a Bronco Alumni and would like to view the network, update your info, or be removed from the site, please contact Ben Campopiano, Director of Baseball Operations at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Continuing to introduce the next wave of talent, Santa Clara baseball introduces Max Kuhns. Kuhns attended Chaparral High School in Parker, Colo. where he was coached by Tony Persichina.
Chaparral is currently ranked second in the state of Colorado. Kuhn's is hitting .639 with three home runs and a 1.139 slugging percentage. On the mound he is 2-1 with a 1.65 ERA.
As a junior, Kuhns' team went to the playoffs for the first time under Persichina. Kuhns was named his school's Athlete of the Year in 2012 while hitting .500 with eight home runs. He was named First-Team All-League, First-Team All-State and First-Team All-Academic.
RD Academy at Santa Clara University is hosting four weeks of youth baseball camps this summer at Stephen Schott Stadium. The camps are designed for kids between the ages of 7 - 13 years old who want to improve their baseball skills while having fun playing the game. The camps are held during the month of July: