The Patriot Press

Spring Postseason Recap: Baseball

Gabi Parrish, Sports Editor

June 10, 2019

This year, Liberty’s varsity baseball team won Districts and then moved on to Regionals, where they won their first game. They lost their second game of the tournament in a close game against Fife High School, missing their chance to go to State by one point in the last inning. However, the team finished...

Boys baseball heeds Haselman’s words of wisdom and prevails

Kaitlyn Keyes, Staff Writer

May 13, 2019

In preseason, things seemed to be going well for the Liberty boys baseball team. The team started 3-0 and were confident going into Kingco league-play. And then they lost three games in a row. Morale on the team took a hit, and suddenly the team wasn’t quite so sure about how the rest of the season...

Strong leadership leads baseball to early success

Sylvie Cao, Sports Editor

April 6, 2019

Liberty boys baseball has renewed their drive to get to state after their extremely strong start with a 5-2 record. Last year, with an 11-8 record, the boys only made it to the quarterfinals. But this year, with a talented roster and strong senior leadership, the boys want to bring home a State championship,...

New team dynamics fuel baseball’s post season

Sam Kelderman, Sports Editor

June 7, 2016

With improved skills and stronger team chemistry, the boys’ baseball team has seen immense success this season compared to previous seasons. They became one of the top three teams in the Kingco 2A/3A division, secured the 2A district championship, and finally ended their season as 2A state quarterfinalists. Junior...

Baseball shows new aggressive attitude for the season

Baseball shows new aggressive attitude for the season

Gabe Waldbaum, Staff Writer

May 12, 2016

Midway through their season, the baseball team is ranked third in the conference with a current record of eight wins and nine losses. “This year we have a more aggressive approach,” junior outfielder Duncan Olson said. “In every game we want to get higher and higher in KingCo. Our goal is to be...

New season brings new glory for baseball

Sam Kelderman, Staff Writer

June 2, 2015

All good teams go through low points. With its unfortunate circumstances last year, mens baseball had reached one of them. Fast forward to this season, however, and the tables seemed to have turned for a team that has very high hopes for the 2015 season. Team dynamics and execution in practices have...

New philosophy changes baseball’s attitude and effort

Sydney Hopper, Senior Writer

May 15, 2015

On a sunny Saturday in early March, the Liberty baseball team met for their annual inter-squad match. But there was one major difference from previous years: the baseball program, which used to have anywhere from 40 to 50 members, had shrunk to half that size. But despite historically low numbers, the bas...

Baseball leads off to improve on last season’s performance

Nate Jarvis, Staff Writer

May 8, 2014

If the Liberty baseball team’s win against school rival Hazen is any indication on how the season will turn out, the season looks to be very successful this year. The Liberty baseball team is planning on improving on their last year’s season record. The team is now led by senior captains Lorin Archib...

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