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2012 Headlines

July 25, 2012 -- Head coach Loren Torres named ABCA Regional Coach of the Year

June 24, 2012 -- Pioneers have their day at PNC Park -- World Series baseball team honored by Pirates

June 20, 2012 -- Point Park's NAIA World Series Baseball Team to be honored by Pirates at PNC Park

June 5, 2012 -- Pionees end the year No. 5 in the Final NAIA Baseball Coaches' Top 25 Poll

June 5, 2012 -- Peluso named NAIA Baseball Honorable Mention All-American

June 4, 2012 -- RECRUITING: Pioneers sign WPIAL pitcher of the Year Garofalo from Plum HS

June 2, 2012 -- Ossie Alfonzo named catcher on NAIA World Series All-Tournament Team

May 30, 2012 -- Peluso selected Capital One (R) Academic All-American Second Team

May 29, 2012 -- WORLD SERIES: Pioneers eliminated by Rogers State (Okla.), 8-6

May 29, 2012 -- WORLD SERIES: Point Park to face Rogers State in the round of six

May 28, 2012 -- WORLD SERIES: Point Park passes first elimination test with 12-8 win over USCB

May 27, 2012 -- WORLD SERIES: Pioneers will play USC Beaufort in Loser's Bracket

May 26, 2012 -- WORLD SERIES: No. 2-ranked Lee (Tenn.) beats Point Park, 9-3

May 26, 2012 -- WORLD SERIES: Point Park's next opponent is NAIA No. 2 Lee (Tenn.)

May 25, 2012 -- WORLD SERIES: Point Park opens World Series with 7-3 win over Coll. of Idaho

May 23, 2012 -- WORLD SERIES: Pioneers set to face C of I in first round of NAIA World Series

May 21, 2012 -- WORLD SERIES: Information Page for Point Park in the NAIA World Series

May 16, 2012 -- Pioneers gets local Pittsburgh media coverage for NAIA World Series on Media Day

May 14, 2012 -- Point Park gets No. 7 seed in 10-team NAIA World Series beginning May 25 in Idaho

May 12, 2012 -- Pioneers punch ticket to NAIA World Series with win over Doane in Opening Rd finals

May 12, 2012 -- Point Park well-represented on All-AMC team led by Pitcher & Coach of the Year

May 11, 2012 -- Pioneers pound Doane (Neb.), 9-1, move to within one win of NAIA World Series

May 10, 2012 -- Point Park begins NAIA Opening Round with 3-2 win over Taylor (Ind.)

May 8, 2012 -- POSTSEASON INFO: Download Point Park Baseball Postseason Media Info PDF

May 6, 2012 -- No. 12 Point Park receives at-large bid to NAIA Opening Rd, will be No. 2 seed in Marion, Ind.

May 4, 2012 -- Pioneers edged by Asbury (Ky.) in Unaffiliated Tourney Finals Game 2, 7-3

May 4, 2012 -- Point Park forces deciding game in Unaffiliated Tourney Finals with 15-7 win over Asbury (Ky.)

May 4, 2012 -- Point Park has top two pitchers, starting 2B earn Capital One (R) Academic All-District honors

May 3, 2012 -- Point Park reaches finals of Unaffiliated Tournament, beats IU Southeast, 6-2

May 3, 2012 -- Pioneers advance in loser's bracket with 2-0 win over Talladega (Al.)

May 2, 2012 -- Point Park stays alive in Unaffiliated Tourney with 18-4 win over Fisher (Mass.)

May 1, 2012 -- Pioneers fall in first round of Unaffiliated Tournament, 5-4, to Asbury

April 29, 2012 -- Point Park set for Unaffiliated Tournament as No. 1 seed May 1-4

April 28, 2012 -- RECRUITING: Pioneers sign recruit Patrick Kennedy as key member of 2013 pitching staff

April 27, 2012 -- Point Park sweeps Glenville State, finishes regular season at 44-7

April 26, 2012 -- Torres reaches 200 career wins with two victories at Notre Dame (OH)

April 25, 2012 -- Tom Birko picked as AMC Baseball Player of the Week April 16-22

April 24, 2012 -- Point Park comes in at No. 10 in NAIA Baseball Top 25 Poll

April 21, 2012 -- Pioneers finish off AMC sweep of Fisher with 11-1 win, Game 2 rained out

April 20, 2012 -- Point Park takes two from Fisher, clinches AMC Regular Season title

April 18, 2012 -- Pioneers pound Salem International, 17-0, in non-conference game

April 17, 2012 -- Leyva and Peluso earn AMC baseball weekly honors April 9-15

April 15, 2012 -- No. 10 Point Park completes weekend sweep of Walsh with wins of 5-4 and 6-2

April 13, 2012 -- Pioneers open AMC series with two wins at Walsh, 3-1 and 11-6

April 10, 2012 -- Point Park splits two games at NCAA DII Clarion, comes in at No. 10 in NAIA Top 25 Poll

April 10, 2012 -- Nathan Spohn named AMC Baseball Pitcher of the Week for April 2-8

April 7, 2012 -- No. 8 Point Park rallies for win in Game 2, splits games at Malone

April 6, 2012 -- Point Park has 18-game winning streak come to an end vs. Malone

Apirl 5, 2012 -- VIDEO: Loren Torres head coach mid-season interview April 5, 2012

April 5, 2012 -- Point Park alum Don Kelly makes Detroit Tigers Opening Day roster again

April 3, 2012 -- Pioneers move up one spot to No. 8 in NAIA Baseball Top 25 Poll

April 2, 2012 -- Phil Navatsyk named AMC Baseball Player of the Week for March 26-April 1

March 31, 2012 -- Pioneers finish off four-game sweep of Houghton in AMC series

March 30, 2012 -- No. 9 Point Park opens AMC play with two wins over Houghton, 19-0; 10-7

March 29, 2012 -- Novia and Loutsenhizer named AMC Baseball Player & Pitcher of the Week

March 27, 2012 -- Point Park climbs to No. 9 in the NAIA rankings, beats WV Tech twice

March 23, 2012 -- Point Park takes two from visiting SUNY-Canton, 4-1 and 12-2

March 22, 2012 -- Marticorena and Peluso named AMC Baseball Player & Pitcher of the Week

March 21, 2012 -- Pioneers take two from PSU-GA, improve to 20-3 on the year

March 20, 2012 -- Tullio sets career saves record at Point Park, provides valuable asset

March 18, 2012 -- Peluso fans 10, Tullio sets saves record to finish off sweep of Salem Intl

March 17, 2012 -- Point Park opens weekend series with two wins at Salem Intl

March 15, 2012 -- Pioneers beat PSU-Beaver, 9-1 and 4-1 in home openers

March 9, 2012 -- Peluso strikes out 13 in win over Trinity Christian, Game 2 rained out

March 8, 2012 -- Pioneers take 1 of 2 from nationally ranked #23 Madonna

March 6, 2012 -- Point Park splits with strong Olivet Nazarene squad

March 5, 2012 -- Pioneers pound Calumet College of St. Joe's 13-0 and 13-3

March 4, 2012 -- Point Park starts Florida trip with wins over St. Xavier and Lourdes

Feb. 28, 2012 -- Pioneers improve to 6-1 with two non-conf. wins at WV Tech

Feb. 26, 2012 -- Pioneers top previously unbeaten RV Campbellsville (KY), 6-4

Feb. 25, 2012 -- Point Park splits DH with No. 7 Cumberland (TN)

Feb. 24, 2012 -- Point Park opens season with two wins at RV Martin Methodist

Feb. 22, 2012 -- SEASON PREVIEW: Point ParK University Pioneers Baseball 2012

Nov. 15, 2011 -- Point Park just outside the Top 25 in the 2012 NAIA Baseball Preseason Poll (Nov. 15)

Oct. 6, 2011 -- Point Park alum Don Kelly sinks NY Yankees with ALDS homer for Detroit Tigers

Aug. 30, 2011 -- Point Park baseball alum Ryan Ellis named Manager of the Year in South Atlantic League

July 22, 2011 -- Point Park baseball 2012 recruiting classes announced by head coach Loren Torres

 

2011 Headlines

2010 & 2009 Headlines