Tiger baseball adds five signees

Bridger Dauenhauer (Missoula, Mont.) is one of five signees to recently join the Tiger baseball team.

MITCHELL, S.D. – Five athletes committed to playing with the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team in 2015, the Tiger athletic department announced this week. The latest five recruits push the baseball team’s total to 17 recruits for the offseason. The latest additions to the DWU baseball program include Charles Claxton, Bridger Dauenhauer, Daniel Galvez, Jarad […]

Gust steps down as head baseball coach at DWU

Steve Gust

MITCHELL, S.D. – After six years as the head coach of the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball program, Steve Gust is stepping down, DWU Athletic Director Curt Hart announced Tuesday afternoon. Gust, who led the Tigers to the championship game of the Great Plains Athletic Conference Postseason Tournament in May, has accepted the head coaching position […]

Four Tigers earn NAIA Scholar-Athlete honors

Chelsea Moody

MITCHELL, S.D. – Four Dakota Wesleyan University athletes – two from the Tiger baseball team and two from the softball team – earned NAIA Daktronics Scholar-Athlete honors, it was announced Wednesday afternoon by the NAIA. This year’s honor marks the second straight scholar-athlete award for senior softball player Chelsea Moody, and first for teammate Tiffany […]

Texas catcher to join DWU baseball team

Bailey Blain, a catcher from Odessa, Texas, will join the DWU baseball team in 2015.

MITCHELL, S.D. – Dakota Wesleyan University baseball coach Steve Gust is using his summer break to bolster the Tigers’ roster for 2015, and this week he added someone to help run DWU’s defense from behind the plate. Catcher Bailey Blain joins the Tiger baseball program after a four-year prep career at Permian High School in […]

DWU baseball adds a pair of infielders

Steve Gust

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team finished its run through the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament less than a week ago, but head coach Steve Gust is already on the recruiting trail looking to bolster the Tigers’ roster for 2015. This week Gust, who led his team to the GPAC tournament championship […]

Nine Tigers earn All-GPAC honors

Kyle Larson

MITCHELL, S.D. – When the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team needed a solid pitching performance this season, there was no question who head coach Steve Gust would turn to. Kyle Larson didn’t have the most appearances of the Tiger pitching staff, but the senior lefty led the team in wins, strikeouts, innings pitched and games […]

Tiger baseball falls just short of GPAC title

Wes Snyder

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team entered the 2014 Great Plains Athletic Conference Postseason Tournament as the fifth seed, but took full advantage of playing on its home field and picked up several upsets on its way to a berth in the tournament championship game. The Tigers went 3-0 to start the […]

Tigers set to host GPAC baseball tournament

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MITCHELL, S.D. – After a slow start in Great Plains Athletic Conference play, the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team put together a mid-season run to move its way up the conference standings. From April 14 until April 26, the Tigers won 8-of-10 GPAC games to move from the bottom of the conference to the league’s […]

Tigers earn fifth seed at GPAC tournament

Jonah Johnson

YANKTON, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team ended the regular season with a Great Plains Athletic Conference split against Mount Marty College Saturday afternoon in Yankton, S.D. The split left the Tigers at 10-10 and in fifth place in the league. Dakota Wesleyan, which hosts the conference postseason tournament May 1-3, plays No. […]

DWU sweeps Dordt, moves to fourth in GPAC

Jared Neilan

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team moved up a spot in the Great Plains Athletic Conference standings Thursday afternoon thanks to a home sweep of Dordt College. The Tigers gave up early runs to the Defenders in both games, but came back for a 12-6 win in the first game and an […]