Former Penn State Behrend Lions baseball player Jack Herzing signed a professional baseball contract to play for the Eastside Diamond Hoppers in the United Shore Professional Baseball League on Tuesday, June 12.
The Penn State Behrend baseball team announced their team awards after finishing the season with a 25-17 record, going 12-6 in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) and finishing third in the post-season tournament.
The Penn State Behrend baseball team topped Penn State Altoona 9-4 in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference playoffs, but then fell to Pitt-Greensburg 15-11 later in the day, ending their season.
The Penn State Behrend baseball Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) doubleheader against Mt. Aloysius, scheduled for today at 1 p.m. has been postponed due to weather. The games will be played tomorrow at Behrend, beginning at 1 p.m.
The Penn State Behrend baseball hit five home runs in the second game on an Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference double header Saturday that lifted them to a split against Penn State Altoona, losing 4-3 and winning 21-8, respectively.
Senior pitcher Jack Herzing broke the Penn State Behrend school record for most career strikeouts after fanning 16 batters in game one to help Behrend pick up an Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference sweep over Alfred State, setting the new mark of 257 K’s.
The Penn State Behrend baseball Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference doubleheader against Alfred State, scheduled for Saturday, April 14, has been changed to Friday, April 13 due to anticipated weather forecasts for the weekend.