January 28, 2015
Mascorro garners preseason NCBWA All-America honorable mention nod
Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball senior Austin Mascorro (IF, Oxnard, Calif.) was tabbed to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Preseason All-America Honorable Mention Team, as announced today.
January 27, 2015
Baseball voted 2nd in RMAC preseason poll; 3 players garner preseason all-conference nods
The Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball team was tabbed second in the 2015 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Preseason Coaches Poll, released Tuesday by the conference office.
January 23, 2015
ThunderWolves Baseball tabbed 9th in NCBWA South Central Region preseason poll
The Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball team was tabbed ninth in the preseason South Central Region poll as announced today by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.
November 25, 2014
CSU-Pueblo Baseball to host Christmas Camp
The Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball program will host its 22nd annual Christmas Camp Dec. 22-24 at the Colorado State Fairgrounds.
November 19, 2014
Dates for 22nd annual baseball and softball academy announced
The Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball and softball programs will be teaming up once again to provide the best indoor training opportunity for youth of all ages.
September 17, 2014
ThunderWolves baseball to host alumni weekend
Coinciding with the university’s homecoming festivities, the Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball team will host an alumni weekend Oct. 17-18.
September 16, 2014
New episode of Walk with the Wolves to air Tuesday on Altitude
The latest episode of "Walk with the Wolves: All-Access with Colorado State University-Pueblo Athletics" is set to air Tuesday, Sept. 16 at 4 p.m. on Altitude Sports and Entertainment Network.
August 29, 2014
ThunderWolves Baseball to Hold Sunday Training Sessions this Fall
The Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball program, along with the Dirtbag Baseball Club, will be offering live in-game training sessions this Fall for players aged U12, U14 and high school.
August 22, 2014
Baseball Announces Fall Camp and Clinic Dates
The Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball program and head coach Stan Sanchez have released dates for their upcoming fall training sessions and prospect camp.
May 30, 2014
Pack baseball to host youth summer camp
The Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball program will host a youth summer camp on the mornings of Monday, June 16-Wednesday, June 18 at Rawlings Field.
May 23, 2014
Bregar picks up more post-season accolades
The all-region honors continue to flow in for Colorado State University-Pueblo sophomore baseball player Dominick Bregar (Pueblo, Colo.), who received a pair of honors from the American Baseball Coaches Association.
May 16, 2014
Bregar selected to First Team Daktronics all-region team
First baseman Dominick Bregar has received his second all-region honor of the 2014 season as he was a First Team Daktronics All-South Central honoree.
May 15, 2014
Pack have three earn NCBWA all-region honors
CSU-Pueblo baseball standouts Dominick Bregar (shown above), Mike Wagner and Mike Fabrizio were all named to the NCBWA All-South Central Region team.
May 10, 2014
Doubles lead Pack to RMAC Championship game
The CSU-Pueblo ThunderWolves hit six doubles as they dispatched New Mexico Highlands for the second straight day while advancing to the RMAC Tournament Championship Game against Colorado Mesa, which handed the Pack a 13-5 loss earlier in the day on Friday.
May 10, 2014
Pack fall in RMAC title game, place four on all-tourney team
CSU-Pueblo's Lonny Schoon, Mike Wagner (shown above), Eddie Williams and Shane Richins were all named to the RMAC All-Tournament Team. Schoon and Wagner had also earned the same honor in 2013 when the Pack won the title.
May 8, 2014
Pack hit four homers in 15-9 opening-round win
Lonny Schoon hit two homers as the CSU-Pueblo baseball team cruised to a 15-9 opening-round win over New Mexico Highlands in the RMAC Tournament.
May 7, 2014
Sanchez nabs RMAC, regional Player of the Week honors
Senior Mario Sanchez has been named as both the NCBWA NCAA Division II South Central and Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Player of the Week for his efforts during the ThunderWolves' 4-game series at Adams State.
May 7, 2014
RMAC Pitcher of the Year Fabrizio leads four First Team All-RMAC picks, Bregar honored twice
Senior pitcher Mike Fabrizio was named as the RMAC Pitcher of the Year and was a unanimous First Team All-RMAC hurler for the second time in his career. He also earned Second Team All-RMAC honors last season.
May 3, 2014
Pack score in bunches, split regular-season finales at Adams State
Scott Hoyt hit two homers in consecutive at bats, including a grand slam, while he and Mario Sanchez but tallied 8-RBI days on Saturday at Adams State.
May 2, 2014
Schoon hits two out as Pack cruise past Adams State twice
Senior Lonny Schoon hit his first two homers of the season as CSU-Pueblo claimed 13-2 and 11-3 road wins at Adams State moving back into third place in the RMAC overall standings heading into Saturday's regular-season finales.
May 2, 2014
Behind the Scenes at Pack the Park
The community of Pueblo came out in support of CSU-Pueblo's Pack the Park event, which broke the NCAA Division II single-game attendance record.
May 2, 2014
Pack the Park attendees learn about stroke prevention
The St. Mary Corwin Medical Center and CSU-Pueblo athletics teamed together to help Strike Out Stroke at last Friday's Pack the Park baseball game at Runyon Field.
May 1, 2014
Pack looking to move up during regular-season finale
Mike Wagner hit at a .583 clip (7-for-12) and drove in eight homers during an earlier series with Adams State. He also paces the Pack with four homers and 35 total RBIs.
April 28, 2014
Pack golfers selected for 13th straight NCAA regional
The Colorado State University-Pueblo men’s golf team has been selected to compete in the NCAA Championship for the 13th straight year. They will play at the May 5-7 NCAA Division II South Central/West Regional in Austin, Texas.
April 27, 2014
ThunderWolves fight back, avoid sweep.
Shane Richins recorded RBI singles in both the eighth and ninth innings, the second of which was the game-winning hit, as the Pack avoided a series sweep with a 5-4 Sunday afternoon win over New Mexico Highlands.
April 26, 2014
Pack drop two to division-clinching N.M. Highlands
Senior Evan Kenebrew went 2-for-5 with three runs scored, an RBI and two walks during Saturday's doubleheader against New Mexico Highlands.
April 25, 2014
Pack smash attendance record, but fall 11-9
Art & Lorraine Gonzales throw out the first pitch as hundreds of youth players and CSU-Pueblo President Dr. Lesley DiMare look on. Thanks to their support, the Pack broke the NCAA Division II attendance record at Friday's Pack the Park event.
April 24, 2014
ThunderWolf baseball squad eighth in debut of NCAA regional rankings
The Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball team appears in the No. 8 spot of the initial NCAA Division II South Central Regional Rankings, which were announced by the NCAA Division II Baseball Committee this week.
April 23, 2014
Sanchez to be enshrined into hometown sports hall of fame
CSU-Pueblo veteran baseball coach Stan Sanchez will be enshrined into the Colton (Calif.) Sports Hall of Fame.
April 23, 2014
Pack the Park Game, Youth clinic set for Friday
A busy night of free baseball activities is slated for Friday, when the CSU-Pueblo baseball team will attempt to break the NCAA Division II single-game attendance record during the program's annual Pack the Park Game and youth clinic.
April 22, 2014
Soto nabs RMAC Pitcher of the Week honors
Colorado State University-Pueblo junior Victor Soto was named as the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference’s Pitcher of the Week by conference officials on Tuesday. He is the fourth different Pack pitcher to earn the honor this season.
April 19, 2014
Soto pitching, quick offensive start allow Pack to complete first sweep of '14
Thanks to a 7-for-12 hitting effort from the 1-2-3 part of the lineup and 7 innings of shutout pitching from Victor Soto, the CSU-Pueblo ThunderWolves completed a 4-game series sweep of visiting Metro State.
April 18, 2014
Pack take pair of 1-run games to clinch series win, earn sweeping opportunity
The CSU-Pueblo baseball team claimed 4-3 and 3-2 wins over visiting Metro State on Friday afternoon at Rawlings Field, gaining ground on RMAC Plains Division-leading New Mexico Highlands. The Pack can now earn their first series sweep of the season with a Saturday afternoon win over the Roadrunners.
April 17, 2014
Seventh-inning rally lifts Pack to 7-4 win over Metro State
Three consecutive RBI singles in the bottom of the seventh inning lifted the Pack to a 7-4 series-opening win over visiting Metro State on Thursday evening. Even Kenebrew had one of those and finished the night 2-for-4 with three RBIs.
April 17, 2014
Pack's Vinci receives Academic All-RMAC honors
Colorado State University-Pueblo redshirt freshman Thomas Vinci was named to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference’s All-Academic baseball team earlier this week.
April 12, 2014
Pack split yet another RMAC twin-bill, series at Colorado Mines
The Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball team split another doubleheader and 4-game Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference series as they claimed an 8-3 first game win before dropping the nightcap, 3-1 to the host Colorado School of Mines Orediggers on Saturday at Jim Darden Field.
April 11, 2014
Hoyt leads ThunderWolves to second-game rally, doubleheader split
Scott Hoyt tallied five RBIs in two games as the ThunderWolves split a key RMAC doubleheader at Colorado Mines on Friday.
April 9, 2014
Weekend baseball schedule at Colorado Mines altered
The CSU-Pueblo ThunderWolves will now play doubleheaders on Friday and Saturday at the Colorado School of Mines this weekend.
April 8, 2014
Given nabs RMAC Pitcher of the Week accolades
CSU-Pueblo senior Dillon Given has been named as the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference's Pitcher of the Week after he earned a hard-fought win in Sunday's extra-inning thriller against Colorado Mesa.
April 6, 2014
Pack bench key in 11-inning thriller over CMU
The Colorado State University-Pueblo ThunderWolves claimed their second walk-off, extra-inning win of the weekend as they split a key 4-game Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference series with a 9-8 triumph over the nation’s 13th-ranked Colorado Mesa University Mavericks on Sunday afternoon at Rawlings Field.
April 5, 2014
Mavericks turn tables on Pack to take doubleheader sweep, series lead
Senior Mario Sanchez displays hit a lead-off homer in the first game and went a combined 5-for-7 with three runs, two RBI and a walk during Saturday's doubleheader against RMAC-leading and nationally-ranked Colorado Mesa.
April 4, 2014
Pack the Park game, clinic set for Apr. 25
Colorado State University-Pueblo will host its annual Pack the Park baseball game and youth clinic on Friday, April 25 at Runyon Field.
April 4, 2014
Bregar lifts Pack to 5-4 win over No. 13 Mavericks
Dominick Bregar celebrates his game-winning and walk-off home run in the bottom of the tenth after being met by his teammates at home plate. CSU-Pueblo defeated RMAC-leading and nationally-ranked Colorado Mesa, 5-4.
April 3, 2014
RMAC's division leaders to battle in weekend series at Rawlings
Senior Mike Fabrizio, the RMAC's top pitcher thus far in 2014, will have to contend with the RMAC's top overall lineup and individual hitter when the ThunderWolves host nationally-ranked Colorado Mesa in a battle of the RMAC's division leaders.
April 2, 2014
CSU-Pueblo diamond squads to help in fight against breast cancer
The Colorado State University baseball and softball programs will show their support in the fight against breast cancer at games this weekend, offering discounted admission to the games.
March 30, 2014
ThunderWolves handle Cougars, take 3-of-4 in series to move into Plains Division lead
Mario Sanchez hit a single, double and triple and went 3-for-5 with three runs and four RBIs to lead the Pack to a 10-3 Sunday victory that helped push the Pack into first place in the RMAC Plains Division.
March 29, 2014
In thrilling fashion, the Colorado State University-Pueblo ThunderWolves won their 700th baseball game since re-starting the program in 1994. Coach Stan Sanchez has been in charge throughout and is now the RMAC's first coach in any sport to reach the milestone.
March 29, 2014
Stan Sanchez hits milestone with 700th career win
CSU-Pueblo head baseball coach Stan Sanchez won his 700th game Saturday, the most ever by any RMAC coach in any sport.
March 28, 2014
Pack hold on for 14-10 win as Sanchez reaches 699
Eight different CSU-Pueblo hitters, including Dominick Bregar (shown here) recorded RBI hits as the Pack jumped out to a 12-3 lead through four innings before holding for a 14-10 victory over Colorado Christian on Friday night. The victory was the 699th for 21st-year CSU-Pueblo Coach Stan Sanchez. Bregar had two triples while extending his hitting streak to 15 consecutive games.
March 27, 2014
Pack look to give Sanchez historic wins
21st-year CSU-Pueblo head baseball coach Stan Sanchez enters this weekend's series with Colorado Christian with 698 career wins, just two shy of becoming the RMAC's first coach in any sport to record 700.
March 25, 2014
Bristow takes RMAC Pitcher of the Week accolades
After tossing a 4-hit shutout in a road win at Regis on Friday, Colorado State University-Pueblo junior left-hander Jesse Bristow has been named as the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference’s Pitcher of the Week.
March 25, 2014
Pack fall to Colorado Mesa
The CSU-Pueblo ThunderWolves dropped their third straight game on Tuesday against Colorado Mesa University as the Mavericks scored five second-inning runs en-route to a 7-2 win.
March 23, 2014
Sanchez cycle wasted as baseball suffers Sunday sweep at Regis
Mario Sanchez hit for the cycle as the ThunderWolves banged out a season-high 21 hits only to fall 18-17 in a wild game at Regis. The Rangers then completed the doubleheader sweep with a 10-2 second game win.
March 21, 2014
Pack sweep Rangers in Friday double-dip
Jesse Bristow recorded a 4-hit shutout, his first with the ThunderWolves, in the second game of Friday's doubleheader at Regis. The Pack won that game 3-0 after two 3-run innings propelled them to a 6-3 win in the first game.
March 16, 2014
ThunderWolves split double header, take 3-of-4 in series
The ThunderWolves mounted a furious comeback in an effort to take a Sunday doubleheader and series sweep, but a late inning rally fell just short.
March 15, 2014
ThunderWolves fall behind early, surge the rest of the way to blowout Grizzlies, 13-3
Sophomore first baseman Dominick Bregar hit his first home run of the season and drove in five runs as the Pack blew-out visiting Adams State 13-3 in Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference action.
March 14, 2014
Five-run third more than enough for ThunderWolves in 10-3 win over Adams
The CSU-Pueblo ThunderWolves banged out 13 hits and reached double-figures for the second straight game while turning three double plays in a 10-3 Friday afternoon win over visiting Adams State.
March 13, 2014
Pack hoping to use home-field advantage in 4-game series with up-start Adams State
Playing their last 10 games away from Rawlings FIeld, the CSU-Pueblo baseball team is looking to build momentum as they host Adams State for a 4-game series, which starts Friday afternoon.
March 9, 2014
Pack's 10-2 lead not enough in wild series finale at NMHU
Scott Hoyt went 3-for-5 with a homer and four RBI to lead the ThunderWolves' offensive attack in Sunday's series finale at New Mexico Highlands, which the Cowboys won 12-11 to split the 4-game weekend series.
March 8, 2014
ThunderWolves split doubleheader with NMHU, lead series 2-1
The CSU-Pueblo ThunderWolves won their third straight game on Saturday before dropping the second of a RMAC doubleheader at New Mexico Highlands.
March 7, 2014
Pack move into first with 2-1 win at New Mexico Highlands
Three double plays helped the CSU-Pueblo ThunderWolves hang on for a 2-1 win at New Mexico Highlands, which moved them past the Cowboys into first place in the RMAC Plains Division Standings.
March 6, 2014
Pack to face NMHU in key early season divisional series
The RMAC's top pitching staff and the top lineup will do battle in a key Plains Division battle, starting Friday afternoon in Las Vegas, N.M.
February 26, 2014
Baseball schedule for Metro State series altered due to weather
Due to poor weather forecasts for cold temperatures and the chance of snow on Sunday, the schedule for the Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball team’s series at Metro State has been altered. The ThunderWolves and Roadrunners are now slated to play doubleheaders on Friday (Feb. 28) and Saturday (Mar. 1). Both will begin at 11 a.m. at the Roadrunners’ Auraria Field.
February 22, 2014
5-run eighth lifts No. 10 Lancers to 6-1 win, series sweep
A 5-run eighth innning allowed 10th-ranked Cal Baptist to a series sweep of CSU-Pueblo, despite a 3-for-4 effort from Scott Hoyt.
February 21, 2014
ThunderWolves drop two at No. 10 and still undefeated Cal Baptist
The CSU-Pueblo baseball team dropped a 3-2 10-inning decision in the first game and came up short, 6-3 in the second, at 10th-ranked Cal Baptist on Fri.day
February 20, 2014
Pack run into hot pitcher, fall 4-0 at No. 10 Cal Baptist
The Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball team ran into a hot pitcher as they picked up just one hit while falling 4-0 to the nation’s 10th-ranked California Baptist University in the opening game of a 4-game set, Thursday night here at the Lancers’ Totman Stadium.
February 19, 2014
Pack baseball team equipment stolen
If the challenge of a 4-game set at undefeated and 10th-ranked Cal Baptist were not enough, the CSU-Pueblo ThunderWolf baseball team is now facing a new challenge after a thief or group of thieves broke into the team’s locker room, storage area and coach’s offices at Rawlings Field overnight on Tuesday night/Wednesday morning.
February 17, 2014
Pack move up to eighth in NCBWA region poll
The ThunderWolf baseball team is up one spot to eighth in the first regular season NCBWA South Central Region poll, announced Monday. The Pack play at Cal Baptist, ranked second in the organization's West Region poll, starting Thursday.
February 16, 2014
Pack take 8-5 Sunday win, two out of three from Sioux Falls
Thanks to a pair of 3-run innings and some solid work from the bull-pen, the CSU-Pueblo ThunderWolves claimed an 8-5 win over Sioux Falls (S.D.) and took two of three games in the weekend series against the Cougars.
February 15, 2014
Pack annihilates Sioux Falls, sets up rubber match
The ThunderWolves baseball team entered Saturday's game with Sioux Falls having only scored 13 runs total over four games this season, two coming in extra innings.
February 14, 2014
Pack waste opportunities, fall in 11-inning series-opener
The ThunderWolves left 18 runners on base as Sioux Falls (S.D.) started a 3-game weekend-set with a 4-3 win over the Pack on Friday afternoon.
February 12, 2014
Schoon named RMAC Pitcher of the Week
CSU-Pueblo senior pitcher Lonny Schoon has been named as the first RMAC Pitcher of the Week for the 2014 season.
February 9, 2014
Schoon dominates, Wagner bombs Pack to doubleheader sweep, series win
Lonny Schoon pitched a combined 6 2/3 hits of no-hit ball while a Mike Wagner 10th-inning bomb helped the ThunderWolves to 5-4 and 2-1 wins over South Central Regional foe West Texas A&M in frigid conditions on Sunday.
February 8, 2014
ThunderWolves can not overcome errors in loss
Opening day came with the pesky jitters on Saturday.
February 7, 2014
Expectations high, but ceiling could be higher for ThunderWolves
The coaches voted four ThunderWolves to the Preseason All-Conference list, from a team who won the RMAC Championship game last season.
January 24, 2014
Fabrizio earns RMAC Preseason Pitcher of the Year Honors
Four ThunderWolves earned Preseason All-RMAC honors, led by Mike Fabrizio, who was named the RMAC Preseason Pitcher of the Year.
December 30, 2013
ThunderWolves open season receiving mention in national poll
CSU-Pueblo has received mention in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Division II Preseason Poll.
December 6, 2013
CSU-Pueblo's "Walk with the Wolves" TV show to air on KSPK and Altitude
CSU-Pueblo will debut it's new behind-the-scenes television show about Pack Athletics, "Walk with the Wolves: All-Access with CSU-Pueblo Athletics," on KSPK-TV and the Altitude Sports and Entertainment Network.
November 21, 2013
Sanchez inducted into GPSA Hall of Fame
CSU-Pueblo Head Baseball Coach Stan Sanchez was inducted into the Greater Pueblo Sports Hall of Fame Wednesday night.
October 29, 2013
2013-14 CSU-Pueblo Baseball/Softball Academy dates announced, begins in December
The 2013-14 CSU-Pueblo Baseball and Softball Academy will begin on Dec. 8, 2013 and run to Mar. 9, 2014.
October 11, 2013
Join Pack Baseball for its Alumni Weekend Oct. 18-19
CSU-Pueblo Baseball is inviting all alumni and their families back to CSU-Pueblo for the annual alumni weekend, featuring golf, an alumni dinner, football tailgate, alumni game, and recognition of the 2001 and 2002 teams.
September 26, 2013
Pack alum Massaro on championship team in American Association
Pack alum Massaro continues to have a successful minor league career, fresh off winning an American Association title with the Gary Southshore Railcats.
September 26, 2013
Pack alum Sandoval named Texas League Strength & Conditioning Coach of the Year
Former CSU-Pueblo pitcher Albert Sandoval has continued to earn accolades in his professional career, being named the 2013 Texas League Strength & Conditioning Coach of the Year.
May 17, 2013
Hoyt secures first-team all-region honors
CSU-Pueblo junior outfielder Scott Hoyt was honored with first-team All-South Central Region honors by two organizations.
May 17, 2013
ThunderWolves season ends at hands of St. Mary's
CSU-Pueblo finished 6th at the NCAA Division II South Central Regional Friday, suffering a tough end-of-season loss to St. Mary's.
May 16, 2013
Pack pushed to elimination game after opening loss
CSU-Pueblo surrendered the first game of the NCAA Division II South Central Regional Thursday, giving Texas A&M-Kingsville its first NCAA Tournament win in program history as the Pack fell 6-3 to the Javelinas.
May 14, 2013
Information for CSU-Pueblo baseball fans at NCAA Regionals
Fans wishing to travel to Kingsville, Texas to watch the ThunderWolves at the NCAA Division II South Central Regional or follow along at home can visit this page to get the info they need.
May 13, 2013
CSU-Pueblo draws six-seed in South Central Regional
2013 RMAC Tournament champion CSU-Pueblo has received the six-seed in the six-team NCAA Division II South Central Regional Tournament, being held in Kingsville, Texas.
May 12, 2013
Pack claims RMAC title on archrival Mesa's field
For the first time in school history, CSU-Pueblo claimed an RMAC Tournament championship on Suplizio Field in Grand Junction, using the second game Sunday to knock off top-seeded Colorado Mesa 7-5 and win the 2013 RMAC title.
May 11, 2013
Pack on fire heading into championship behind third complete game
CSU-Pueblo is on fire heading into the RMAC Championship game after getting another complete game pitching performance, this time from Lonny Schoon, as the Pack claimed a 12-1 win.
May 10, 2013
Pack clinches spot in RMAC Championship game
CSU-Pueblo clinched a berth in the RMAC Championship game for a second straight year Friday, rallying from four runs down to beat back Regis 6-5.
May 10, 2013
Like father, like son: Sanchez family steering Pack baseball
CSU-Pueblo baseball coach Stan Sanchez is in his 20th season helming the ThunderWolves, but for the first time, he is coaching alongside his son and former ThunderWolf, Mike, as they drive for an RMAC championship.
May 9, 2013
Pack cruises to win in RMAC opener
CSU-Pueblo claimed a 4-1 win over Metro State Wednesday to advance in the RMAC Tournament.
May 8, 2013
RMAC Tournament pushed back one day
Inclement weather in Grand Junction has pushed the RMAC Baseball Tournament back by one day. The ThunderWolves will now begin their run in the tournament Thursday at noon.
May 8, 2013
Hoyt leads all-RMAC selections
CSU-Pueblo outfielder Scott Hoyt nabbed first-team All-RMAC honors Wednesday, headlining the Pack's all-conference selections.
May 7, 2013
Cowell claims RMAC Player of the Week honors
CSU-Pueblo senior Curtis Cowell parlayed his cycle over the weekend into RMAC Player of the Week honors, the RMAC announced Tuesday.
May 5, 2013
Pack comeback seals division title
CSU-Pueblo came back from an 8-run deficit Sunday to upend Adams State 13-12 to claim the RMAC Plains Division championship.
May 4, 2013
Cowell's cycle powers Pack to dominant sweep, one win away from title
CSU-Pueblo turned in one of its most dominant days in school history as the Pack outscored Adams State 42-2 in a doubleheader sweep, watching as Curtis Cowell gathered the first cycle in school history.
May 3, 2013
Numerous 'Pack the Park' firsts set as Pack shuts out Adams State
"Pack the Park" certainly lived up to its name Friday night as CSU-Pueblo broke a school attendance record - as well as a record for dominance - in a 2-0 shutout win at Pueblo's Runyon Field.
May 3, 2013
Pueblo school competition, $3,000 in prizes, youth clinic headline 'Pack the Park'
For the first time, Colorado State University-Pueblo's annual "Pack the Park" baseball game, CSU-Pueblo's yearly baseball attendance promotion, will be a free event as the community of Pueblo is being asked to crowd Runyon Field Friday night and help CSU-Pueblo break the Division II single game attendance record.
April 28, 2013
Lacomb's grand slam propels Pack past Highlands
Looking to steal a second game from the New Mexico Highlands Cowboys in a pivotal conference game, second baseman Chase Lacomb hit a grand slam in the sixth inning to propel the Pack to a 6-4 victory over the Cowboys.
April 27, 2013
Pack splits with Highlands, remains two games out
CSU-Pueblo missed a shot to overtake New Mexico Highlands in the RMAC Plains Division standings, but still claimed a win, splitting a doubleheader with the Cowboys Saturday.
April 26, 2013
ThunderWolves shut down in opener at Highlands
CSU-Pueblo faced a hot pitcher in New Mexico Highlands' Oscar Almeida Friday, mustering just five hits as it lost 5-1.
April 23, 2013
Pack sweeps Player of the Week honors
CSU-Pueblo has swept the RMAC Player of the Week honors as Jeremiah Struble secured RMAC Pitcher of the Week honors and Cameron Buckles claimed RMAC Player of the Week honors.
April 21, 2013
Pack comes away with series win over Metro State
CSU-Pueblo split a Sunday doubleheader with Metro State, falling 6-2 before coming back with an 11-2 victory.
April 20, 2013
ThunderWolves sweep double-dip from Metro State
CSU-Pueblo rode excellence from all three phases of the game Saturday, cruising to a doubleheader sweep over Metro State, winning 10-1 and 8-5.
April 16, 2013
Fabrizio named RMAC Pitcher of the Week
CSU-Pueblo hurler Mike Fabrizio has been named the RMAC Pitcher of the Week.
April 16, 2013
Lacomb, Hart headline Academic All-RMAC selections
CSU-Pueblo seniors Chase Lacomb and Cameron Hart were among the ThunderWolves first-team Academic All-RMAC selections, released Tuesday.
April 14, 2013
Pack bats partner with wind to post 18-6 victory
Balls were hopping off CSU-Pueblo bats Sunday at a very windy Rawlings Field, posting 21 hits in an 18-6 schlacking of Colorado School of Mines.
April 13, 2013
Pack splits double dip with School of Mines
CSU-Pueblo was rolling for one game and flat in another, splitting a doubleheader with Colorado School of Mines, winning 6-1 before falling 9-3.
April 12, 2013
Struble hurls complete game gem against Mines
Jeremiah Struble tossed a 128-pitch masterpiece Friday as the ThunderWolves shut down Colorado School of Mines 4-2.
April 11, 2013
9th Annual 'Pack the Park' is May 3
The Colorado State University-Pueblo athletics department will host the ninth annual "Pack the Park" baseball game and the Art & Lorraine Gonzales Youth Baseball and Softball Clinic on Friday, May 3 at Runyon Field.
April 7, 2013
CSU-Pueblo routed in rubber game of Mesa series
CSU-Pueblo showed the wear of a highly emotional series with Colorado Mesa Sunday, falling 15-1 to the Mavericks.
April 6, 2013
ThunderWolves narrowly miss out on sweep of #8 Mesa
CSU-Pueblo was an errant wild pitch away from taking two from 8th-ranked Colorado Mesa Saturday, losing a 7-6 in the opener before winning 12-5 in the nightcap.
April 5, 2013
Big inning sinks Pack at Grand Junction
CSU-Pueblo saw a lead slip away after giving up a six-run inning as the ThunderWolves fell 11-6 to the 8th-ranked Mavericks in Grand Junction.
March 28, 2013
Pack sweeps doubleheader from Colorado Christian
CSU-Pueblo used a de-facto home field advantage Thursday to sweep a doubleheader from Colorado Christian in a "road game" at Pueblo's Runyon Field.
March 25, 2013
Pack gets de facto home games as weekend series moves to Pueblo
CSU-Pueblo road series at Colorado Christian this weekend has been moved to Pueblo's Runyon Field as doubleheaders are slated to take place Thursday and Friday.
March 24, 2013
Snow claims series with Regis
The final two games of CSU-Pueblo's series with Regis have been cancelled due to a weekend blizzard.
March 22, 2013
ThunderWolves stumble against Regis
Fielding lapses and active Regis bats were the difference Friday as CSU-Pueblo dropped two in a doubleheader to the Rangers.
March 20, 2013
Start times for weekend series changed
Start times for CSU-Pueblo's weekend series with Regis have been adjusted in advance of an expected winter storm. The four-game series will now begin Friday at 12 p.m.
March 17, 2013
Pack cruises to dominant series-clinching win over Adams State
CSU-Pueblo excelled in all three phases of the game Sunday as it closed out the series in style with a 13-1 win over Adams State.
March 16, 2013
Sanchez claims 1,000th coaching win as Pack sweeps Adams State
CSU-Pueblo head coach Stan Sanchez gathered his 1,000th career win Saturday as Pack pitchers baffled Adams State hitters in claiming 7-0 and 4-1 wins.
March 15, 2013
Widefield High School alums making a splash at CSU-Pueblo
The CSU-Pueblo football and baseball teams have created quite a pipeline with one Colorado Springs area high school with a storied athletic tradition, Widefield High School.
March 15, 2013
CSU-Pueblo victimized by walk-off home run against Adams State
CSU-Pueblo saw a sure win get away thanks to a walk-off home run by Adams State as the Pack lost 6-5.
March 12, 2013
Pack win over Mines just what the doctor ordered
CSU-Pueblo was able to take the first step toward exorcising the demons of recent lapses in all three phases of the game, excelling Tuesday in a 3-2 non-conference win over Colorado Mines.
March 11, 2013
CSU-Pueblo adds Tuesday non-conference home game
CSU-Pueblo will now play Colorado School of Mines in a non-conference home game at Rawlings Field starting at 2 p.m. Tuesday.
March 10, 2013
Pack pitching, comeback comes up short against Highlands
CSU-Pueblo fell to a sweep at the hands of New Mexico Highlands Sunday after losing 15-9 in 10 innings and 14-3 in the final game of a four-game series.
March 8, 2013
Errors doom ThunderWolves against Highlands
A combined seven errors over two games Friday spelled the difference as CSU-Pueblo dropped two slim games to New Mexico Highlands, 5-3 and 8-7.
March 3, 2013
ThunderWolves get out brooms with win over Metro
CSU-Pueblo completed the four-game sweep of Metro State Sunday, pulling out a 6-4 thriller against the Roadrunners.
March 2, 2013
Pack powers to sweep over Metro State
CSU-Pueblo swept a doubleheader against Metro State Saturday, eking out a strange 9-7 win before rolling to a 4-0 shutout in the nightcap.
March 1, 2013
ThunderWolves turn in fine all-around win over Metro State
CSU-Pueblo opened up conference play on a strong note Friday as new Friday night starter Jeremiah Struble shut down Metro State to earn his third win of the young season.
February 27, 2013
Weekend start times altered for baseball
The start times for CSU-Pueblo's weekend series with Metro State have been altered.
February 23, 2013
Pack pitchers solve #15 Angelo State, claim split
CSU-Pueblo pitching was absolutely on fire Saturday, facing the challenge of taking on the 15th-ranked team in the nation in a pair of nine-inning games with its three- and four-starters, and passing with flying colors.
February 22, 2013
Struble deals as Pack bats help deliver split with #15 Angelo State
The CSU-Pueblo baseball team earned a split in their home-opening doubleheader against 15th-ranked Angelo State Friday afternoon at Rawlings field. The Pack dropped the first game 7-5 but responded with a come-from behind 6-5 victory to split the first day of the series.
February 21, 2013
Thursday baseball, Saturday softball rescheduled, weekend games are free
The CSU-Pueblo home softball opener will now take place Friday afternoon after a reschedule in advance of an expected winter storm. Additionally, CSU-Pueblo's home opener Thursday has been cancelled, adjusting that weekend schedule as well.
February 12, 2013
Strubles' gem earns him Pitcher of the Week honors
After tossing a two-hit shutout over West Texas A&M Saturday, Jeremiah Struble has been named RMAC Pitcher of the Week.
February 10, 2013
Pack falls in rubber match to West Texas A&M
CSU-Pueblo fell 9-2 to West Texas A&M Sunday, closing out its opening weekend series by losing three of four.
February 9, 2013
Struble's gem helps Pack split with West Texas A&M
Senior Jeremiah Struble tossed a two-hit shutout Saturday, helping engineer a doubleheader split with West Texas A&M.
February 8, 2013
Pack collapses in season opener against West Texas A&M
A frightening 8th inning turned a would-be CSU-Pueblo win on its ear as the ThunderWolves gave up four runs to fall 7-6 to West Texas A&M.
February 1, 2013
Lacomb named preseason All-Region, Pack picked eighth in region
The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association has released its Preseason South Central Region rankings and Preseason All-Region team, which includes Chase Lacomb as an all-region selection.
January 23, 2013
Lacomb hauls in Preseason Player of the Year honors
CSU-Pueblo senior Chase Lacomb was named the Preseason Player of the Year, the RMAC announced Wednesday, as the ThunderWolves were picked to finish fourth in the RMAC standings.
January 9, 2013
ThunderPup Schedule for 2013 announced
The CSU-Pueblo Department of Athletics will hold four ThunderPup Club clinics from Jan.-Apr. 2013.
November 14, 2012
CSU-Pueblo Baseball and Softball Academy is back for its 20th year
The Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball and softball teams are now taking registration for its 20th annual Baseball and Softball Academy. The Academy will be active starting Dec. 2 through March 3, 2013 and is to be held in the Livestock Pavilion at the Colorado State Fairgrounds.
November 14, 2012
CSU-Pueblo Christmas Camp is Dec. 26
The Colorado State University-Pueblo Baseball team is now taking registration for the 20th Annual CSU-Pueblo Christmas Baseball Camp, due to start December 26 in the Livestock Pavilion at the Colorado State Fairgrounds.
September 26, 2012
"Red vs. Blue World Series" begins Sept. 29
The CSU-Pueblo Baseball "Red vs. Blue World Series," which features a look at the ThunderWolves' 2013 roster, begins Sept. 29.
September 26, 2012
20th Annual Alumni Weekend begins Oct. 12
The 20th annual CSU-Pueblo Alumni Weekend begins Friday, Oct. 12. The weekend includes an alumni dinner and an alumni game on Oct. 13.
August 28, 2012
Change how you follow the ThunderWolves in 2012-13
This season, you can follow all the ThunderWolves athletics squads much more closely through live video, coaches' shows, exclusive GoThunderWolves.com content, iHeartRadio and more!
August 17, 2012
ThunderWolves Fall Baseball Camp begins Sept. 4
June 7, 2012
CSU-Pueblo finishes as national leader in triples
With its 37 triples during the 2012 season, CSU-Pueblo was far and away the NCAA Division II statistical leader in triples as the season closed this week, the NCAA announced.
May 30, 2012
Lacomb secures second All-American honor of 2012
CSU-Pueblo second baseman Chase Lacomb has been named All-American for the second time in 2012, receiving his latest honor from the American Baseball Coaches Association.
May 25, 2012
Lacomb named All-American
CSU-Pueblo second baseman Chase Lacomb became the first ThunderWolf since 2009 to garner All-American honors when he was named an Honorable Mention All-American by Daktronics Friday.
May 17, 2012
Lacomb wraps up third All-Region honor of 2012
CSU-Pueblo second baseman Chase Lacomb has now been selected for each of the three major All-Region teams, earning a Daktronics first-team All-Central Region selection, it was announced Thursday.
May 16, 2012
Lacomb snags Regional Gold Glove, first-team All-Region honors
CSU-Pueblo junior second baseman Chase Lacomb earned first-team All-Central Region honors and his second straight Regional Gold Glove Award, the American Baseball Coaches' Association announced Wednesday.
May 16, 2012
Pack Summer Baseball Training begins June 4
Youth ages 8-14 are encouraged to register for CSU-Pueblo's Pack Baseball Summer Training, which begins June 4 at Rawlings Field in Pueblo.
May 14, 2012
Pack puts four on NCBWA All-Region Team
Four CSU-Pueblo baseball standouts earned selection to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers' Association All-Central Region team.
May 12, 2012
Pack can't stop Regis on way to championship
CSU-Pueblo was again victimized by strong Regis pitching Saturday as it fell to the Rangers in the RMAC Championship game.
May 12, 2012
RMAC Championship Gameday Central
Follow the ThunderWolves as it goes for an RMAC Championship as it takes on Regis at Rawlings Field.
May 11, 2012
Pack plays its way to RMAC Championship game
CSU-Pueblo captured a berth in the RMAC Championship game Friday after holding on to defeat Colorado School of Mines 6-5.
May 10, 2012
ThunderWolves down top-seeded Mesa, live to play another day
CSU-Pueblo completed an amazing 24-hour turnaround, rebounding from a two-hit shutout Wednesday to tee off on top-seeded Colorado Mesa, winning 16-5.
May 9, 2012
Pack sunk in pitchers' dual
CSU-Pueblo must take the long road to a hopeful RMAC Championship after falling 3-0 to Regis and their pitcher, Charlie Henderson, Wednesday night.
May 9, 2012
Lacomb named RMAC Co-Player of the Year
Pack second baseman Chase Lacomb was named the RMAC Co-Player of the Year, becoming the first ThunderWolf to claim the honor since 2002.
May 8, 2012
RMAC Baseball Tournament Central
Click here to get all the update info, including live audio, live stats and live video of the RMAC Baseball Tournament, hosted by CSU-Pueblo May 9-12.
May 8, 2012
CSU-Pueblo tournament games to be broadcast online
Every CSU-Pueblo game at the RMAC Tournament will be broadcast live online at www.jjsportsticket.com.
May 5, 2012
Pack closes regular season with a fluorish
CSU-Pueblo's bats awoke to deliver two wins to close the regular season, sweeping two from Metro State Saturday.
May 4, 2012
ThunderWolves settle for split with Metro State
Two late comebacks by the ThunderWolves produced differing results Friday as CSU-Pueblo split a pair of one-run games with Metro State.
May 3, 2012
Greenhood named Academic All-District
CSU-Pueblo senior J.T. Greenhood has been named First Team Academic All-District by Capital One and the College Sports Information Directors of American (CoSIDA).
April 29, 2012
ThunderWolves fall in sweep
CSU-Pueblo left Grand Junction without a win over Colorado Mesa, falling 6-2 Sunday in the series finale.
April 28, 2012
ThunderWolves drop a pair to Mesa
CSU-Pueblo's bad luck against Colorado Mesa continued Friday as it suffered a doubleheader sweep to the Mavericks.
April 27, 2012
Pack collapses against Colorado Mesa
In position to pull out a win against a record crowd on the road, CSU-Pueblo game up four eighth inning runs to fall 8-5 to Colorado Mesa Friday.
April 22, 2012
Pack stuck with series split vs. Mines
CSU-Pueblo was again victimized by a big inning Sunday, seeing the game slip away after a five-run inning by Mines during an 8-5 loss.
April 21, 2012
ThunderWolves split doubleheader with Mines
All that stood between CSU-Pueblo and a doubleheader sweep was a giant inning by Mines in the early game as the Pack rebounded from a 12-8 setback to score a 6-2 win in the late game Saturday.
April 20, 2012
"Pack the Park", weekend softball, baseball to be carried live on Internet
Get an live online play-by-play from Pueblo radio personality, J.J. Valentine, of the ThunderWolves' weekend baseball and softball games, including "Pack the Park" Friday.
April 20, 2012
Breakout eighth inning saves "Pack the Park"
CSU-Pueblo turned a would-be upset on its ear Friday in its signature "Pack the Park" game with Colorado School of Mines, posting eight runs in the eighth inning to claim a 13-5 win.
April 19, 2012
8th Annual Pack the Park, Art & Lorraine Gonzales Youth Clinic is April 20
Click here for information about the 8th Annual Pack the Park game at Runyon Field, as well as information on registering your youth baseball team for the pre-game clinic.
April 18, 2012
Greenhood claims RMAC Academic Player of the Year honors
For just the second time in school history, a CSU-Pueblo baseball player has been named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference's Academic Player of the Year.
April 14, 2012
Worst case scenario plays out for ThunderWolves
The last thing CSU-Pueblo needed to do this weekend was lose a series with Regis as it sought to stay neck-and-neck with Colorado Mesa in the RMAC standings.
April 13, 2012
Pack takes split with Regis
CSU-Pueblo rebounded nicely after a loss in the early game with Regis Friday, winning 6-4 after losing the early game 11-2.
April 11, 2012
Lacomb receives 2011 National Gold Glove trophy
Tuesday, CSU-Pueblo junior second baseman Chase Lacomb received one of the grandest trophies ever bestowed a ThunderWolf student-athlete - the Rawlings National Gold Glove - which was finally delivered nearly a year after he won the honor.
April 7, 2012
Pack wins 13th straight at home with 12-2 win over Christian
CSU-Pueblo stayed in first place and turned in its third straight home sweep Sunday, defeating Colorado Christian 12-2 for its 13th straight home win.
April 6, 2012
Join CSU-Pueblo for 'Strike Out Cancer' Saturday
The CSU-Pueblo softball and baseball programs will raise money for cancer awareness this weekend during its "Strike Out Cancer" event Saturday.
April 6, 2012
ThunderWolves double up Colorado Christian
CSU-Pueblo captured its 14th and 15th wins in the past 16 games Friday, capturing a double-dip from Colorado Christian, winning 12-4 and 14-7.
April 5, 2012
Fabrizio shuts down Christian, engineers win
CSU-Pueblo pitcher Mike Fabrizio threw seven innings of shutout ball Thursday as CSU-Pueblo downed Colorado Christian 5-2.
April 1, 2012
ThunderWolves take series from Lopers
CSU-Pueblo turned in an all-around gem Sunday at Nebraska-Kearney, dominating the Lopers in a 15-4 win, remaining in a tie for first place in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference.
March 31, 2012
Pack splits with Kearney, remains in first place
The ThunderWolves' nine-game win streak came to an end Saturday, but CSU-Pueblo remained in a first-place tie in the RMAC standings after 6-3 loss to Nebraska-Kearney followed by a 9-6 win.
March 30, 2012
ThunderWolves down Lopers, post ninth straight win
CSU-Pueblo jumped out to a 12-0 lead against Nebraska-Kearney Friday, riding the offensive explosion to a 15-9 victory - its ninth straight win - to move into a first place tie in the RMAC standings.
March 27, 2012
Clemens named RMAC Pitcher of the Week
CSU-Pueblo junior hurler Kyle Clemens has been named the RMAC Pitcher of the Week, the RMAC announced Tuesday.
March 25, 2012
Pack get out the brooms, completes sweep of Highlands
CSU-Pueblo baseball coach Stan Sanchez put his team's accomplishment, a clean sweep of 18th-ranked New Mexico Highlands, in no uncertain terms Sunday - it was one of the biggest series sweeps in the program's history.
March 24, 2012
ThunderWolves continue to shock 18th-ranked Highlands
CSU-Pueblo roared through a shellshocked New Mexico Highlands squad Saturday, thumping the 18th-ranked Cowboys 10-3 and 7-0, moving one game away from a four-game sweep.
March 23, 2012
ThunderWolves, Fabrizio best RMAC-leading Highlands
Behind timely hits and a complete game from Friday night pitcher Mike Fabrizio, CSU-Pueblo scored an 8-4 win over RMAC-leading and 18th-ranked New Mexico Highlands.
March 20, 2012
Struble earns RMAC Pitcher of the Week honors
CSU-Pueblo junior hurler Jeremiah Struble has been named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week, the RMAC announced Tuesday.
March 18, 2012
Pack tees off on Metro State, claims sweep
CSU-Pueblo claimed its first sweep of Metro State since 2007 with a 17-4 drubbing of the Roadrunners at Rawlings Field Sunday.
March 17, 2012
Mattivi's walk-off, Struble's complete game delivers sweep for Pack
CSU-Pueblo had a number of extraordinary performance to hang its hat on Saturday vs. Metro State, riding a staggering outing by Jeremiah Struble to victory before benefitting from a Vinnie Mattivi walk-off single to claim two from the Roadrunners.
March 16, 2012
Pack bats, Fabrizio solid in win over Metro State
CSU-Pueblo recorded 16 hits behind a stellar eight-inning effort from Mike Fabrizio on the mound during a 9-2 victory over Metro State Friday night.
March 13, 2012
Pack downed by walk-off home run
CSU-Pueblo. was primed for an extra-inning win over Regis in a non-conference battle Tuesday, but gave up three 10th inning runs, including a walk-off homer, to lose 5-4.
March 11, 2012
Cowell walks off Colorado Mesa
A walk-off single by junior Curtis Cowell led the Pack to a 6-5 win over Colorado Mesa Sunday.
March 9, 2012
Late rally buries ThunderWolves
CSU-Pueblo was victimized by a 9th-inning rally by Colorado Mesa Friday, giving up two runs in the 9th to fall 5-3 to the Mavericks.
March 6, 2012
Valenzuela-led Pack cruises past Regis
Backed by a 6-RBI effort from first baseman, Jovany Valenzuela, CSU-Pueblo racked up a convincing 13-5 win over Regis Tuesday in a non-conference tussle.
March 4, 2012
ThunderWolves split doubleheader, come away with series win
CSU-Pueblo came away with a series win Sunday as it closed its series with Colorado Mines, splitting a doubleheader and winning three of four on the weekend.
March 3, 2012
ThunderWolves start RMAC schedule off on right foot
CSU-Pueblo bats lit up Saturday as it opened its RMAC schedule against Colorado School of Mines, cruising to a doubleheader sweep.
February 26, 2012
CSU-Pueblo swept up by Angelo State
CSU-Pueblo's long weekend came to a close Sunday as Angelo State handed the Pack its fifth straight loss by a 14-4 score.
February 25, 2012
Bats stay silent as Pack is swept
CSU-Pueblo continued its struggles at the plate Saturday, dropping both in a doubleheader with Angelo State.
February 24, 2012
ThunderWolves don't fare well at Angelo State
A pitchers' dual turned into a rout Friday as CSU-Pueblo fell 9-0 to a nationally-renowned Angelo State squad.
February 22, 2012
Fabrizio named regional pitcher of the week
CSU-Pueblo sophomore hurler Mike Fabrizio has been named the Central Region Pitcher of the Week by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.
February 19, 2012
Pack falls, settles for split with Billings
CSU-Pueblo was forced to settle for a series split with Montana State Billings Sunday following a tulmultuous 7-2 loss to the Yellowjackets.
February 18, 2012
Pitching, key at bats carry Pack to doubleheader sweep
CSU-Pueblo broke its hex at the plate - and raised its confidence - with a 2-1 walk-off win in the first half of a doubleheader against Montana State-Billings Saturday before following it up with a 12-3 schlacking of the Yellowjackets.
February 17, 2012
ThunderWolves drop season opener
Opening Day wasn't kind to CSU-Pueblo Friday as an early 6-0 deficit was enough to do the Pack in during a 7-5 loss to Montana State, Billings.
February 6, 2012
Pomierski on Tino Martinez Award Watch List
CSU-Pueblo closer Tim Pomierski was one of over 130 student-athletes from across NCAA Division II to be placed on the watch list for the Tino Martinez Award, given to the top Division II baseball player.
January 31, 2012
Four ThunderWolves gather preseason all-region honors
Four ThunderWolves were named preseason all-region by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association, it was announced Tuesday.
January 24, 2012
ThunderWolves garner flrst place votes in poll
The CSU-Pueblo baseball team was picked to finish fourth in 2012, but garnered first place votes, according to the RMAC Baseball Coaches' Poll, released Tuesday. Three ThunderWolves also picked up Preseason All-RMAC honors.
November 18, 2011
ThunderWolves Baseball & Softball Academy Opens
Academy opens for 19th season
November 18, 2011
19th Annual Christmas Baseball Camps
Two camps on tap for local youth
November 12, 2011
CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame inducts Class of 2011
The CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame added its Class of 2011 Friday, inducting six former-student athletes, one outstanding coach, one outstanding team and the “Friends of Football” organization.
November 10, 2011
Make your reservation for the 2011 CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame Induction
The Colorado State University-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame has selected seven individuals, one outstanding team and the “Friends of Football” booster group for induction into the Hall as the Class of 2011. Be present for the induction on November 11, 2011.
October 10, 2011
14th Annual Alumni Dinner and Game
Baseball weekend starts Friday Oct. 14
September 9, 2011
Pack Baseball unveils FALL BALL games
Thunderwolves will host two baseball games this fall
September 9, 2011
19th Annual Alumni baseball game and Dinner is Oct. 14-15
19th Annual Alumni game and Dinner on deck for Pack Baseball on Oct. 14-15
August 29, 2011
Eight new assistants added to staffs over summer months
Eight new assistant coaches were added by various CSU-Pueblo coaching staffs over the summer, including three alumni of the Pack athletic program.
August 17, 2011
Open tryouts for Pack Baseball are Aug. 26
Individuals interesting in trying out for the CSU-Pueblo baseball team are invited to participate in an open tryout, taking place Friday, August 26 at 1 p.m. at Rawlings Field.
August 4, 2011
Pack baseball to host Fall Baseball Academy
The CSU-Pueblo baseball program will host a six-week long Fall Baseball Academy, beginning Aug. 31, for area youth ages 9 to 17.
June 7, 2011
Over 90 student-athletes named to Dean's List
A total of 92 CSU-Pueblo student-athletes have been named to the Spring 2011 Dean's List, the University announced Tuesday.
May 31, 2011
Lacomb snags ABCA Gold Glove Award
CSU-Pueblo second baseman Chase Lacomb was named the ABCA/Rawlings Division II Gold Glove recepient, becoming the first ThunderWolf in school history to win the award, it was announced Tuesday.
May 23, 2011
Baseball Writers give Wager first-team all-region nod
CSU-Pueblo catcher Kyle Wager earned his second first-team all-region honor of the season, as the National Collegiate Baseball Writers of America handed out all-region honors last weekend.
May 20, 2011
19th annual Pack Summer Baseball Camps taking place in June
The 19th annual CSU-Pueblo Summer Baseball Camps will take place in June, the first of which kicking off on June 6 and the second on June 20.
May 19, 2011
Wager adds another all-region honor to his mantel
CSU-Pueblo catcher Kyle Wager received another all-region honor Thursday, being named Daktronics second-team all-region.
May 18, 2011
Wager named all-region, Lacomb, Greenhood garner Gold Glove
Three CSU-Pueblo baseball players were honored by the American Baseball Coaches' Association Wednesday with all-NCAA Division II Central Region and Gold Glove honors.
May 14, 2011
Highlands walks off ThunderWolves as season ends
Despite a dramatic ninth-inning home run by Beau Stevens, CSU-Pueblo fell in extra innings to New Mexico Highlands by a 9-8 score at the RMAC Tournament.
May 13, 2011
ThunderWolves stymied, suffer first loss of RMAC Tournament
CSU-Pueblo heads to the losers' bracket of the RMAC Tournament after falling 6-2 to tourney host Mesa State Friday.
May 12, 2011
Stephens, Pack shut down Metro State at RMAC Tournament
Led by a stellar outing on the mound by Cole Stephens, CSU-Pueblo bounced Metro State 7-2 to open the RMAC Tournament with a win Thursday.
May 11, 2011
ThunderWolves send six to All-RMAC squads
CSU-Pueblo had a total of six players make the 2011 All-RMAC squad, including first-team selection, Kyle Wager.
May 11, 2011
RMAC Tournament pushed back until Thursday
Due to weather in Grand Junction, the entire opening day of the RMAC Tournament has been pushed back to Thursday. CSU-Pueblo will now begin against Metro State 3:30 p.m. Thursday.
May 7, 2011
Pack takes series from Metro State
CSU-Pueblo split a doubleheader with Metro State Saturday, securing a series win with the RMAC Mountain Division-leading Roadrunners.
May 6, 2011
Pack takes two from division-leading Metro State
CSU-Pueblo cemented the fourth-seed in the RMAC standings with a gutsy performance Friday, sweeping a doubleheader from Metro State at Rawlings Field.
May 1, 2011
ThunderWolves again downed by Mesa State
CSU-Pueblo lost their third straight to Mesa State Sunday, falling 12-5 to the Mavericks.
April 30, 2011
Pack rallies fall short during sweep by Mesa State
CSU-Pueblo fell short in a pair of close contests Saturday, unable to finish late rallies against Mesa State, falling 5-4 and 4-2 to the Mavericks.
April 29, 2011
2,500-plus watch Pack down Mesa State
CSU-Pueblo claimed its second straight 'Pack the Park' win Friday night, downing archrival Mesa State 9-4 in front of 2,500-plus fans at Pueblo's Runyon Sports Complex.
April 23, 2011
ThunderWolves fall short in extra innings
CSU-Pueblo suffered a stinging defeat Saturday, losing a great opportunity to move up in the RMAC Mountain Division standings after falling 5-4 in extra innings to Colorado Mines.
April 22, 2011
Pack splits double dip with Mines
CSU-Pueblo put its back against the wall Friday, now needing a win Saturday to come away with a series split with Colorado Mines after splitting a doubleheader Friday.
April 21, 2011
Big inning sinks ThunderWolves
CSU-Pueblo had its back broken by one big inning, making the difference as the ThunderWolves fell to Colorado School of Mines 11-6.
April 20, 2011
Pack opens at 8th in regional rankings
CSU-Pueblo debuted at 8th in the first NCAA Division II Central Region rankings released Wednesday, the NCAA announced.
April 20, 2011
Cooper headlines Pack's Academic selections
CSU-Pueblo first baseman Justin Cooper headlined the ThunderWolves' selections on the Academic All-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference team, earning second-team honors, the RMAC announced Wednesday.
April 17, 2011
Pack outlasts Regis to claim series
CSU-Pueblo won its seventh game in eight tries Sunday when it outlasted Regis 5-4, winning the series with the Rangers.
April 16, 2011
Pack takes two from Regis, Struble pitches lights out
Led by a three-hit complete game from Jeremiah Struble, CSU-Pueblo swept a doubleheader from Regis Saturday, winning 5-4 and 4-0.
April 15, 2011
Pack stymied by Regis pitcher
CSU-Pueblo struck out 16 times during a 5-0 shutout at the hands of Regis Friday night.
April 15, 2011
Help CSU-Pueblo break NCAA Attendance Record at 'Pack the Park' on April 29
CSU-Pueblo's baseball team will take on rival Mesa State on Friday, April 29 at Pueblo's Runyon Field in the 7th Annual Art & Lorraine Gonzales "Pack the Park" and Youth Baseball Clinic. To register your youth team for the clinic, click here.
April 13, 2011
ThunderWolves Athletics Newsletter released
In a new feature on GoThunderWolves.com, get all the updates of ThunderWolves' athletics from our new Athletics Newsletter, released each Wednesday! Click here to see the latest edition.
April 13, 2011
Watch the KOAA/GoThunderWolves.com Wolf Pack Sports Update
In a weekly feature on GoThunderWolves.com, we watch footage of the ThunderWolves' record-breaking day at at the CU Invite, check in with the Pack football team, and relive history with the men's golf team.
April 9, 2011
Pack completes sweep of Colorado Christian
Headlined by a dominant pitching performance by Joey Juarez, the ThunderWolves completed a four-game sweep of Colorado Christian Saturday, winning 8-1 and 12-6.
April 8, 2011
Pack gets back to winning ways with victories over Cougars
The CSU-Pueblo baseball team got back to its winning ways with two victories over Colorado Christian Friday
April 3, 2011
Pack misses opportunity to split with Kearney
CSU-Pueblo missed a golden opportunity to split a series with nationally-ranked Nebraska-Kearney, seeing a tie ball game break for the Lopers as the Pack lost 10-5.
April 2, 2011
Pack splits with nationally-ranked Kearney
Balls were flying around Rawlings Field Saturday as the ThunderWolves split a doubleheader with No. 29 Nebraska-Kearney, winning the opener 13-11 before falling 14-10 in the late game.
April 1, 2011
Pack pitchers outdueled by Kearney
CSU-Pueblo couldn't convert key opportunities down the stretch against arguably the RMAC's top pitcher thus far this season, falling short in a 3-1 pitchers' duel to No. 29 Nebraska-Kearney.
March 29, 2011
Pack falls short in non-conference battle with Metro State
The margin for error was razor-thin in a non-conference battle with Metro State Tuesday as the ThunderWolves fell 6-5 to the Roadrunners.
March 27, 2011
Pack loses out on series win after loss to Highlands
The ThunderWolves missed an opportunity for a series win over New Mexico Highlands Sunday, losing 13-1 in Las Vegas, N.M.
March 26, 2011
ThunderWolves hot and cold in splitting with Highlands
The Pack kept on steaming toward a series win with defending RMAC champion, New Mexico Highlands, Saturday, splitting a doubleheader by earning a 14-6 win only to fall 4-1 in the nightcap.
March 25, 2011
Pack scores 12 unanswered to rout Highlands
Aided by a stellar bounce back effort by starter Cole Stephens and a 16-hit offensive explosion, CSU-Pueblo beat back a 3-0 first inning setback to claim a 12-3 win over New Mexico Highlands Friday.
March 22, 2011
ThunderWolves earn mention in national poll
The CSU-Pueblo baseball squad earned mention in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Division II poll Tuesday, receiving votes in the national top 30.
March 20, 2011
ThunderWolves even score with 9-5 win over Metro
CSU-Pueblo rebounded from a Saturday sweep with a strong 9-5 win in a nine-inning matchup with Metro State in Denver Sunday.
March 19, 2011
Pack suffers doubleheader sweep to Metro
CSU-Pueblo lost the momentum from a big win Friday night, as struggles by Pack starting pitchers helped sink chances for a few wins, losing 7-6 and 13-6 to Metro State.
March 18, 2011
Pack bats swing to victory over Metro
Behind the season's best offensive display against arguably the toughest pitcher it has faced all season, the ThunderWolves put up a very lucky 13 runs in claiming a 13-5 win over Metro State.
March 15, 2011
Pack pitching shuts down Oklahoma Panhandle State
CSU-Pueblo was one strike away from a no-hitter during a twin-bill Tuesday, downing Oklahoma Panhandle State 6-2 and 4-1.
March 13, 2011
Pack loses game, series with Mesa State
CSU-Pueblo missed out on a chance to split a four-game series with Mesa State Sunday, losing 8-2 to the Mavericks.
March 12, 2011
Pitching solidifies as Pack gets split
CSU-Pueblo rebounded from a 15-2 loss Friday to gain a split Saturday with Mesa State, scoring an impressive 4-1 win before falling 7-3 in the nightcap.
March 11, 2011
Pack rolled over by Mesa State
Game one of this weekend's pivotal series with Mesa State didn't begin as planned for the ThunderWolves, falling 15-2 to the rival Mavericks.
March 9, 2011
Pack routs Regis in non-conference tussle
Backed by strong pitching and tenacious hitting, CSU-Pueblo turned in a 13-4 rout of Regis in a non-conference home game Wednesday.
March 8, 2011
Pack weighs in at 6th in NCBWA regional poll
CSU-Pueblo was ranked sixth in the NCAA Division II Central Region in the latest National Collegiate Baseball Writers' Association poll, the NCBWA announced Monday.
March 7, 2011
Tuesday's game with Regis pushed back
A planned nine-inning game between CSU-Pueblo at Regis University at Rawlings Field has been postponed until Wednesday due to expected preciptation Tuesday.
March 6, 2011
Pack complete weekend sweep over Orediggers
CSU-Pueblo completed a weekend sweep over Colorado School of Mines Sunday by defeating the Orediggers 9-7 and 6-1 in a doubleheader.
March 5, 2011
Sanchez gets 600th win as Pack sweeps Mines
CSU-Pueblo head baseball coach, Stan Sanchez, earned his 600th career win Saturday as the ThunderWolves took a pair of games from Colorado School of Mines, winning 4-3 and 13-9.
February 26, 2011
Pack drops pair at Metro State
Facing strong pitching and hot bats, CSU-Pueblo lost two in a non-conference doubleheader with Metro State, falling 7-2 and 12-7.
February 15, 2011
Castaneda earns RMAC Player of the Week honor
CSU-Pueblo junior centerfielder Andrew Castaneda claimed the RMAC's first player of the week honor Tuesday, the RMAC announced.
February 13, 2011
Pack pitching collapses in doubleheader sweep
CSU-Pueblo suffered a sweep at the hands of upstart Montana State-Billings Sunday, losing 21-15 and 6-5 to the Yellow Jackets.
February 12, 2011
Wager powers Pack to season-opening sweep
Led by strong pitching a pair of homers by Kyle Wager, CSU-Pueblo claimed a doubleheader sweep over Montana State-Billings Saturday, winning 6-4 and 6-5.
February 9, 2011
Snow accumulation postpones start to baseball season
Due to recent accumulation of snowfall, the start of the 2011 CSU-Pueblo baseball season, which was slated to begin Friday afternoon vs. Montana State-Billings, has been pushed back to Saturday at noon.
January 25, 2011
Pack picked to finish fourth, Stephens named preseason All-RMAC
CSU-Pueblo was selected to finish fourth in the RMAC standings this season, and returning number-one starter, Cole Stephens, earned Preseason All-RMAC honors, the RMAC announced Tuesday.
December 2, 2010
18th Annual Baseball & Softball Academy begins Dec. 5
The CSU-Pueblo Baseball and Softball Indoor Academy will again run for the 18th consecutive year at the CSU-Pueblo indoor facility, located at the Colorado State Fairgrounds Livestock Pavilion.
December 2, 2010
Pack Baseball Christmas Camp begins Dec. 20
The CSU-Pueblo baseball program will hold its 18th annual Christmas Baseball Camps at the CSU-Pueblo Baseball Academy, located at the Colorado State Fairgrounds Livestock Pavilion, starting Dec. 20.
November 4, 2010
Re-live the CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame Induction
Catch videos of acceptance speeches, see pictures and more from the 2010 CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame Induction, which took place last Friday night at CSU-Pueblo.
October 26, 2010
Pueblo Chieftain: CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame
The Pueblo Chieftain published a great article about the CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2010, focusing on one of the top athletes ever regardless of sport, former All-American fullback, Bill Gower.
August 17, 2010
Baseball team to hold tryout
The CSU-Pueblo baseball program will hold an open tryout for current CSU-Pueblo students on Friday, August 27 at 1 p.m. at Rawlings Field on the CSU-Pueblo campus.
August 16, 2010
Eight added to CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame
Eight individuals and one outstanding team have been selected to be inducted into the CSU-Pueblo Athletics Hall of Fame as the Class of 2010, including special contributor Art Gonzales, pictured above.
August 16, 2010
Former Pack pitcher Sandoval nominated as top strength coach
Former Pack relief pitcher Albert Sandoval has been nominated as the Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Year by the AA Texas League. Sandoval is currently working in the Colorado Rockies organization.
June 30, 2010
Pack baseball adds 13 recruits for 2011
The Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball program will add 13 new recruits to its 2011 roster, head baseball coach Stan Sanchez announced Wednesday. After losing six starting position players, including three infielders, as well as three starting pitchers to graduation, the focus of the class of 2010 was undoubtedly to replenish the teams infield and pitching.
May 13, 2010
Sanchez, Roff earn regional gold gloves
CSU-Pueblo infielders received recognition Thursday when second baseman Mike Sanchez and third baseman Austin Roff each were recognized with the NCAA Division II Central Region Rawlings/ABCA Gold Glove Award.
May 7, 2010
Big inning dooms T-Wolves, ends season
The ThunderWolves saw their hopes for a repeat as RMAC Tournament champions disappear, as a seven-run inning by Mesa State buried the Pack and ejected them from the RMAC playoffs.
May 6, 2010
Pack downs Regis, lives to play another day
CSU-Pueblo put it together in a big way Thursday in an RMAC Tournament elimination game vs. Regis, stringing together 15 hits and claiming a 13-3 win over the Rangers.
May 5, 2010
Pueblo Chieftain: Pack seeks magic in Nebraska
Stan Sanchez is hoping his team can rediscover some magic today when the Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball team begins play in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference tournament.
May 5, 2010
Pack receives six all-RMAC selections
Six ThunderWolves were recognized as all-conference performers, the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference announced Wednesday, with the Pack securing three second-team selections and three third-team selections.
May 5, 2010
ThunderWolves fall to UNK, head to losers' bracket
For the second consecutive season, Nebraska-Kearney has sent CSU-Pueblo to the losers' bracket in the RMAC Tournament as the Pack fell 5-1 to the Lopers in Kearney Wednesday.
May 1, 2010
Sanchez goes yard twice as Pack salvages win
Second baseman Mike Sanchez hit two bombs - his first two homers of his career - as the Pack salvaged a split with Colorado School of Mines Saturday.
April 30, 2010
Hapless ThunderWolves falter vs. Mines
CSU-Pueblo stranded 12 runners and only sent one run across the plate Friday night, falling 10-1 to Colorado School of Mines in Golden.
April 25, 2010
Pack swept out of Kearney
CSU-Pueblo squandered a golden opportunity to secure the RMAC Plains Division title Sunday at Nebraska-Kearney as the Lopers completed a three-game sweep of the ThunderWolves.
April 24, 2010
Pack's game with Kearney postponed, CSUP trails
CSU-Pueblo's nine-inning affair with Nebraska-Kearney Saturday was called due to rain in the eighth inning as the Pack trailed 6-5. The game will be continued tomorrow at noon, as will the remaining game of the three-game series.
April 23, 2010
Pack arms implode at Kearney
CSU-Pueblo gave up 19 runs Friday, undoing 15 ThunderWolf hits as the Pack fell 19-9 at Nebraska-Kearney.
April 18, 2010
'Pack the Park' draws over 2,000, nets Pack win
The ThunderWolves' 'Pack the Park' game was an unabashed success Sunday night as the ThunderWolves grabbed a 7-4 win in front of over 2,000 fans at Hobbs Field at the Runyon Sports Complex.
April 17, 2010
ThunderWolves on cusp of a sweep
CSU-Pueblo earned a win in the first game of a doubleheader at Regis Saturday, and carried a 14-12 lead into the 7th inning of game two before the game was called due to darkness.
April 17, 2010
Pack the Park rescheduled to Sunday, April 18
Due to inclement weather, the Colorado State University-Pueblo athletics department will now host the sixth annual Pack the Park event and the Art & Lorraine Gonzales Youth Baseball Clinic on Sunday, April 18 at 5:05 p.m. at Runyon Field.
April 10, 2010
Pack snags series win with split
It may not have been the prettiest day for the Pack, but CSU-Pueblo rode hot bats to a split with Colorado Christian Saturday, securing the series win.
April 9, 2010
Stellar Pack arms dominate Colorado Christian
CSU-Pueblo found its one-two pitching punch against Colorado Christian, getting a pair of dominant - and quick - complete-game wins from Cole Stephens and Josh Herback-South as the Pack recorded 3-2 and 7-0 wins over the Cougars.
April 3, 2010
Pack roughed up at Metro
CSU-Pueblo couldn't point to many positives Saturday following a 19-2 loss to Metro State in Denver.
April 2, 2010
ThunderWolves drop two at Metro
CSU-Pueblo had trouble finishing games Friday at Metro State, losing the opener 9-7 on a walk-off home run and the nightcap 6-5 when a 7th inning rally came up short.
March 28, 2010
Pack downed by Mesa State
CSU-Pueblo had trouble with its pitching in one game, and trouble with its bats in the other as the Pack fell to a doubleheader sweep to Mesa State Sunday.
March 27, 2010
Stephens powers Pack to split with Mesa
Behind a dominant complete game performance by closer-turned-starter, Cole Stephens, CSU-Pueblo beat archrival Mesa State 2-1 before falling 7-4 in the nightcap, getting a split with the Mavericks.
March 24, 2010
ThunderWolves outsmart MIT
CSU-Pueblo claimed a non-conference win against some of the smartest baseball players in the nation Wednesday, besting Massachusetts Institute of Technology 9-4 at the Russ Matt Invitational in Chander, Ariz.
March 23, 2010
T-Wolves victimized again by weather, will face MIT
CSU-Pueblo saw its fifth consecutive game get rained out Tuesday in an unlikely locale, Phoenix, Ariz., as the Pack's Tuesday games with Division III powers, Carleton (Minn.) and Southern Maine, were cancelled. Instead, CSU-Pueblo picked up a game against M.I.T. in Phoenix Wednesday.
March 21, 2010
Snow claims Highlands series
CSU-Pueblo's weekend series with nationally-ranked New Mexico Highlands has been cancelled due to snow, New Mexico Highlands University announced Sunday.
March 19, 2010
March snowstorm cancels numerous events
Two CSU-Pueblo home golf tournaments have been cancelled, as well as road baseball, softball and tennis matches have had its schedules adjusted in light of snowstorms.
March 13, 2010
Pack secures sweep with walk-off double
Reserve catcher Jake Orr was the star for the ThunderWolves Saturday, coming through with a two-run double in the Pack's improbable 4-3 comeback win, securing a doubleheader sweep of the Orediggers.
March 12, 2010
Pack tees off on Mines
CSU-Pueblo kept up their hot streak in RMAC games, recording a 15-1 win over Colorado Mines Friday.
March 9, 2010
Sayas, Montano nab RMAC Player of the Week honors
CSU-Pueblo swept the RMAC's Player of the Week honors this week, as Joaquin Montano earned Pitcher of the Week honors while Mark Sayas nabbed Player of the Week honors.
March 9, 2010
ThunderWolves swept by #26 Highlands
CSU-Pueblo's high after their weekend sweep of Nebraska-Kearney were dashed Tuesday when it was tripped up by arguably the RMAC's top team in New Mexico Highlands.
March 6, 2010
Hot Pack arms complete sweep of Kearney
Behind two strong starting pitching performances and the long-awaited debut of senior closer Cole Stephens, CSU-Pueblo swept a pair from Nebraska-Kearney Saturday, securing a three-game sweep of the Lopers.
March 5, 2010
Strong start by Meaney, Pack bats lead to win
Pack ace Dillon Meaney turned in his best start of the season as CSU-Pueblo knocked off Nebraska-Kearney 6-3 Friday afternoon.
March 2, 2010
Snow pushes another series to Pueblo
For the second consecutive week, snowy conditions on an opponent's field has flipped the site of a baseball series to Pueblo, where the ThunderWolves will host Nebraska-Kearney.
February 27, 2010
Doubleheader split leads to series loss to Regis
The ThunderWolves split a doubleheader with Regis Saturday, falling in the three-game series two games to one against the squad that entered the weekend with the worst record in the RMAC.
February 26, 2010
Pack falls short to Regis
Facing a strange "road" game at Pueblo's Runyon Field against Regis, CSU-Pueblo couldn't catch up following an early-inning explosion by the Rangers, falling 7-6.
February 25, 2010
Poor field conditions force weekend baseball to Pueblo
Due to poor field conditions at Regis from last weekend's winter storm, CSU-Pueblo will host this weekend's baseball series with Regis University, the CSU-Pueblo and Regis athletic departments announced Thursday.
February 19, 2010
Sayas' steal of home lifts T-Wolves
Facing a potential doubleheader sweep Friday against 29th-ranked New Mexico Highlands, a gutsy steal of home by Mark Sayas provided the ThunderWolves momentum to claim the back end of Friday's twin bill.
February 13, 2010
Pack, Mesa State trade shutouts in doubleheader
The Pack finished up an impressive weekend against their biggest rival, Mesa State, Saturday, trading shutouts, winning 12-0 before falling 4-0, and splitting a four-game set with the Mavericks.
February 12, 2010
ThunderWolves split with Mesa State
The ThunderWolves came away with their third doubleheader split of the season Friday when they claimed a 12-5 win over Mesa State after falling 8-0 to the Mavericks.
February 6, 2010
Pack gets another split with Metro in home opener
The ThunderWolves rebounded from a blown save loss in game one of Saturday's doubleheader to ride a complete game gem by newcomer Joaquin Montano to get a 9-2 win in the nightcap and come away with the split.
February 5, 2010
Pack opens season with split at Metro State
The ThunderWolves opened their 2010 slate Friday, bringing hot bats and literally cold arms to battle, and leaving Denver with a bittersweet split with the Roadrunners.
January 26, 2010
Pack junior Rodriguez writing for national baseball blog
CSU-Pueblo junior first baseman, Josiah Rodriguez, is penning a blog for the college baseball web site, PingBaseball.com. Click here to read Josiah's blog on ThunderWolf baseball.
January 19, 2010
RMAC coaches pick Pack to finish third
CSU-Pueblo was picked to finish third in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference and repeat as RMAC Plains Division champions, according to the 2010 RMAC Preseason Baseball poll released Tuesday. Senior pitcher Dillon Meaney was also a preseason all-RMAC selection.
January 2, 2010
Baseball sweeps Best-of-Decade polls
The visitors to GoThunderWolves.com have spoken, and resoundingly highlighted the exploits of the CSU-Pueblo baseball team as CSU-Pueblo's best of the decade.
December 23, 2009
Pack opens up 2010 nationally-ranked
The CSU-Pueblo baseball program was greeted with wonderful holiday news, as the squad was ranked in the nation's top 40 by the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.
December 11, 2009
Pack alum Fobes signs professional contract
Jason Fobes, a 2009 all-American at CSU-Pueblo, became the latest in a long line of ThunderWolf baseball players to go professional, signing a pro contract with the Traverse City (Mich.) Beach Bums of the Frontier League.
September 7, 2009
ThunderWolf alum Williams on cusp of Major League roster
Former CSU-Pueblo pitcher, Jeff Williams, was called up to the AAA-Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees this weekend, and will be pencilled in as the SWB Yankees' closer as they enter the International League Playoffs this week.
July 16, 2009
Pack alum Pechek signs with Brewers
Former CSU-Pueblo catcher Tony Pechek has been signed by the Milwaukee Brewers and will report to its Rookie League farm club in the Arizona League.
July 6, 2009
Pack alum Williams is Frontier League All-Star
CSU-Pueblo baseball alumnus, Jeff Williams, now pitching for the Traverse City Beach Bums of the Frontier League, was selected as a Frontier League All-Star, the league reported Monday.
June 30, 2009
Pack alum Massaro voted Northern League all-star
Former CSU-Pueblo outfielder Mike Massaro, current playing with the Gary Southshore RailCats, has been selected to the Northern League All-Star team, the Northern League announced Tuesday.
June 30, 2009
Pack alum Newby called up to AAA
Former CSU-Pueblo pitcher Joey Newby has been called up to the Tacoma Raniers, the AAA affiliate of the Seattle Mariners.
June 25, 2009
Former Pack standout Mattivi gets pro contract
Former CSU-Pueblo pitcher Mario Mattivi earned a chance to compete at the professional level Wednesday when he was signed to pitch for the St. George Roadrunners, a team in the independent Golden League.
June 9, 2009
Longmont Times-Call: Fobes has shot in draft
As the Major League Baseball draft begins Tuesday, the Longmont Times-Call profiles one of their own, CSU-Pueblo all-American Jason Fobes.
June 8, 2009
Fobes earns third all-American honor
CSU-Pueblo outfielder Jason Fobes was named a first-team all-American by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers' Association, it was announced Sunday.
June 4, 2009
Fobes earns another all-American honor
CSU-Pueblo senior outfielder Jason Fobes has been named a third-team selection to the American Baseball Coaches' Association all-American team, the ABCA announced this week.
May 26, 2009
Fobes becomes CSUP's first academic all-American
CSU-Pueblo outfielder Jason Fobes, recently named a Daktronics first-team All-American, added another honor to his resume Tuesday when he was named a first-team academic all-American by the College Sports Information Directors of America.
May 22, 2009
Fobes named first-team all-American
CSU-Pueblo outfielder Jason Fobes has been named a first-team All-American on the Daktronics Division II Baseball all-American team, Daktronics announced Friday.
May 18, 2009
Three ThunderWolves earn ABCA all-region honors
Three CSU-Pueblo baseball standouts have earned all-Central Region honors from the American Baseball Coaches' Association (ABCA), the organization announced Monday morning.
May 17, 2009
Gas runs out on ThunderWolves' ride
The ThunderWolves' 2009 season was jump-started in a come-from-behind win over Southwest Minnesota State early Saturday, but faced with claiming its second win on the day, CSU-Pueblo's truck simply ran out of gas against Wayne State at the NCAA Division II Central Regionals.
May 16, 2009
Pack posts stunning comeback at regionals
Late-inning rallies in baseball are usually a loud, emotionally draining affair. Saturday, as CSU-Pueblo staged a stunning come-from-behind win over Southwest Minnesota State in the NCAA Division II Central Region Tournament in Grand Junction, the ThunderWolves managed to be both docile and emotional at once, coming back from a 14-8 deficit after seven innings to emerge the victor, besting the Mustangs 15-14 in what may have been the most surreal rally in the history of the program.
May 15, 2009
Behind Meaney, Pack ejects Minnesota St.
In a do-or-die game, Pack hurler Dillon Meaney went above and beyond the call of duty, throwing a complete-game 8-hitter as the ThunderWolves scored a 13-4 win over second-seeded Minnesota State Friday in the NCAA Central Regionals.
May 14, 2009
Regional Baseball Central
Follow the ThunderWolves' run at the Central Regionals in Grand Junction, Colo. Click here for more information.
May 14, 2009
Sleeping giant wakes up vs. ThunderWolves
CSU-Pueblo couldn't continue its hot streak after last week's RMAC Championship run, watching a 3-0 first-inning lead evaporate as Mesa State scored a 17-6 win over the ThunderWolves at the NCAA Division II Central Regionals.
May 13, 2009
Mattivi, Fobes, Wismann named Daktronics all-Region
Pitcher Mario Mattivi and outfielder Jason Fobes were both named Daktronics NCAA Division II All-Central region first team selections, Daktronics announced Wednesday. Utility player Matt Wismann was also named a second-team selection.
May 11, 2009
ThunderWolves garner sixth-seed at region
The CSU-Pueblo baseball team received the sixth-seed in the six-team NCAA Division II Central Regional Tournament, the NCAA announced today.
May 9, 2009
Pack exorcises demons, claims RMAC Championship
ThunderWolves take down Kearney ace, New Mexico Highlands en route to first title since 2004
May 7, 2009
Pack stays alive, ejects Mesa State
Behind a stellar outing by starting pitcher Dillon Meaney, CSU-Pueblo earned a huge win in an elimination game against top-seeded Mesa State, claiming a 6-3 win Thursday in the RMAC Tournament.
May 7, 2009
Fobes named CoSIDA Academic All-District
CSU-Pueblo outfielder Jason Fobes has been named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District VII team, CoSIDA announced Thursday.
May 6, 2009
ThunderWolves fail to solve Kearney's Sheldon
For the third time this season, CSU-Pueblo was the victim of a lights out pitching performance by Nebraska-Kearney ace and recently-crowned RMAC Pitcher of the Year, Ryan Sheldon, losing 4-1 in the opening round of the RMAC Tournament.
May 6, 2009
Pack nets three on all-RMAC first team
CSU-Pueblo sent three to the all-conference first team: catcher Tony Pechek, outfielder Jason Fobes and pitcher Mario Mattivi.
May 6, 2009
2009 RMAC Baseball Tournament Central
CSU-Pueblo will be the site of the 2009 RMAC Baseball Tournament, featuring CSU-Pueblo, top-seeded Mesa State, New Mexico Highlands, Regis, Nebraska-Kearney and Metro State. Click here to visit the tournament's home page.
May 3, 2009
Fobes busts consecutive hits mark as Pack splits
CSU-Pueblo closed its regular season Sunday when it split a doubleheader with Colorado School of Mines, winning 7-2 before dropping an 11-6 decision.
May 2, 2009
Pack wraps up Plains Division with sweep of Mines
The Pack rode two effective pitching performances to claim two big wins over Colorado School of Mines Saturday, clinching the RMAC Plains Division for the ThunderWolves and securing the second seed in next week's RMAC Tournament.
May 1, 2009
Pack the Park cancelled
Due to inclement weather, CSU-Pueblo's "Pack the Park" night at Runyon Field in Pueblo has been cancelled. CSU-Pueblo will now play a pair of doubleheaders this weekend, with a double-dip scheduled for noon Saturday, and another doubleheader scheduled for noon on Sunday. All games are being held at CSU-Pueblo's Rawlings Field.
April 29, 2009
ThunderWolves hold on to sixth in region
Despite dropping four games to Nebraska-Kearney last weekend, CSU-Pueblo remained in the running for a regional bid, coming in at sixth in the region in the NCAA's latest Central Region rankings, released Wednesday.
April 26, 2009
Pack cool streak continues, loses 13-4
CSU-Pueblo suffered its second series sweep of the season Sunday when it lost 13-4 at Nebraska-Kearney.
April 25, 2009
ThunderWolves continue stumble vs. Kearney
Needing just one win to clinch the RMAC Plains Division title, CSU-Pueblo couldn't seize opportunities as Nebraska-Kearney swept Saturday's doubleheader, putting the ThunderWolves in danger of being swept from the weekend's four-game set.
April 24, 2009
ThunderWolves stopped by Kearney hurler
CSU-Pueblo went into Friday night showdown with Nebraska-Kearney knowing they had a tall task in defeating arguably the top arm in the RMAC, UNK's Ryan Shelton. But Shelton may have saved his best outing of his career for the Pack Friday as CSU-Pueblo fell 12-1.
April 22, 2009
ThunderWolves remain in fourth regionally
CSU-Pueblo held on to its ranking of fourth in the NCAA Division II Central Region rankings, released Wednesday.
April 22, 2009
Fobes named RMAC Academic Player of the Year
CSU-Pueblo senior outfielder Jason Fobes, a business major, has been named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Academic Player of the Year, the RMAC announced Wednesday.
April 21, 2009
Hernandez named RMAC Pitcher of the Week
CSU-Pueblo closer Jesus Hernandez, who left his comfort zone of closing for the world of long relief out of necessity this weekend vs. Regis, has been honored as the RMAC Pitcher of the Week, the RMAC announced Tuesday.
April 20, 2009
Sanchez gets 900th win as Pack splits with Regis
CSU-Pueblo head coach Stan Sanchez won his 900th career game Monday as the ThunderWolves moved ever closer to clinching the RMAC Plains Division title, splitting a doubleheader at Regis, losing 15-9 in the opener before winning 15-11 in the nightcap.
April 19, 2009
CSU-Pueblo stretches win streak to 8
CSU-Pueblo kept up its resurgence at Regis Sunday, scoring a 15-10 win over the Rangers and stretching its win streak to eight.
April 15, 2009
Bloom named national player of the week
ThunderWolf shortstop Eric Bloom has received his second player of the week honor this week, being named one of five players nationally as the "Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week" by the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper, it was announced Wednesday.
April 15, 2009
ThunderWolves debut at 4th in regional rankings
CSU-Pueblo got a favorable ranking of 4th in the Central Region in the NCAA's first Division II regional rankings, released Wednesday.
April 11, 2009
Not a misprint: Pack scores 32-23 win, claims sweep
All sorts of team records were set Saturday in a hitting display at Colorado Christian, as the ThunderWolves defeated the Cougars by a ridiculous 32-23 score before closing the series with a 9-3 win.
April 10, 2009
Pack stomps CCU as Bloom sets RBI record
The ThunderWolves cruised to a pair of wins over Colorado Christian Friday by scores of 12-9 and 24-8, riding a school record 8 RBI by Eric Bloom to victory in game two.
April 7, 2009
Pack battles in exhibition vs. Sky Sox
CSU-Pueblo baseball got to square down with the top prospects in the Colorado Rockies organization Tuesday, hanging with the Colorado Springs Sky Sox for five innings before losing in an exhibition at Security Service Field.
April 7, 2009
Fobes, Timmins selected as RMAC Players of the Week
CSU-Pueblo swept this week's RMAC baseball awards as senior outfielder/DH Jason Fobes was named RMAC Player of the Week and starting pitcher Dustin Timmins was named RMAC Pitcher of the Week, the RMAC announced Tuesday.
April 5, 2009
Pack seizes opportunities, sweeps Metro State
The ThunderWolves took advantage of a total of 19 walks, four wild pitches and two passed balls issued by Metro State Sunday, allowing the Pack to claim a sweep in a much-needed RMAC doubleheader.
April 3, 2009
Pack earns wild split vs. Metro
CSU-Pueblo and Metro State dished out a total of 67 hits over their doubleheader Friday as neither team scored under 10 runs, with Metro State winning 14-11 in the first game before the Pack evened the score with a 13-11 win.
March 29, 2009
ThunderWolves swept by Mesa
No. 3-ranked Mesa State completed a four-game sweep of the ThunderWolves Sunday at Grand Junction.
March 28, 2009
Pack vexed by two walk-off wins by Mesa
CSU-Pueblo had an opportunity to slay the dragon Saturday vs. No. 3 Mesa State, but in each game of the doubleheader, the Pack couldn't hold two 7th-inning leads, dropping two games to the Mavericks.
March 27, 2009
Pack falls short in first duel with Mesa
One big inning by the homestanding Mesa State Mavericks proved to be enough to secure a win as the ThunderWolves fell to the No. 3 Mavericks 6-3 Friday.
March 26, 2009
Pack vs. Mesa St. a 'Clash of the Titans'
It's been a few years since the annual showdown between No. 17 CSU-Pueblo and No. 3 Mesa State's baseball teams has been this highly anticipated, but this weekend's series can shape up to be a doozy.
March 25, 2009
Pack alums Christensen, Wittmus named all-century
CSU-Pueblo baseball alums Sam Christensen and Tony Wittmus have been named to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference all-century team, the RMAC announced Wednesday.
March 24, 2009
ThunderWolves rebound, sweep Grand Canyon
If last weekend's series vs. New Mexico Highlands was the Pack hitting rock bottom, Tuesday's road doubleheader sweep at Grand Canyon was the Pack brushing the dust off and getting back on the horse.
March 22, 2009
ThunderWolves salvage series with gutsy win
The Pack was able to bounce back from a doublheader loss on Saturday to post an 18-11 win over New Mexico Highlands Sunday.
March 21, 2009
Pack suffers shocking breakdown vs. Highlands
The ThunderWolves played nothing like their ranking of 13th in the nation might suggest on Saturday vs. New Mexico Highlands, as Pack pitchers gave up a total of 37 runs over two games en route to being swept by the Cowboys.
March 20, 2009
Pitchers' dual goes to Highlands
In a pitchers' dual Friday night in which both starters for CSU-Pueblo and New Mexico Highlands were throwing their best stuff, mental errors by the Pack was the difference in a 2-1 Highlands win.
March 17, 2009
Pack's Mattivi named RMAC Pitcher of the Week
CSU-Pueblo senior hurler Mario Mattivi, fresh off a one-hitter vs. 19th-ranked Concordia-St. Paul, was recognized by the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week Tuesday.
March 17, 2009
Pack jumps up to 13th in the nation
The CSU-Pueblo baseball team attained a national ranking of 13th in the National Collegiate Baseball Writers' Association Poll, released Tuesday. The ranking is joined by a recognition of 17th in the nation by the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Division II poll, released Monday.
March 15, 2009
Hot Pack annihilates Mines, claims sweep
CSU-Pueblo scored its eighth win in a row Sunday, improving to a stellar 20-5 when it disposed of Colorado School of Mines 16-6.
March 14, 2009
Pack gets 7th straight, sweeps double-dip
The ThunderWolves banked on stellar fielding, tight pitching, and a cavalcade of Colorado School of Mines errors Saturday in scoring a doubleheader sweep over the Orediggers, winning 10-2 and 13-3.
March 13, 2009
ThunderWolves post comeback win over Mines
CSU-Pueblo climbed out of an early 5-0 hole Friday to turn in 12 hits and take a 9-5 win from the homestanding Orediggers.
March 12, 2009
Mattivi's no-hit bid lifts Pack to statement win
In the first real test of the 2009 season, CSU-Pueblo passed with flying colors Thursday, relying a gem of a one-hitter by Mario Mattivi and incredibly live bats to shut down 19th-ranked Concordia-St. Paul 15-3 at Rawlings Field.
March 8, 2009
Pack holds on for series win in wild one
As both teams combined for over 30 hits, CSU-Pueblo managed to win its third straight over Nebraska-Kearney and secure a series win Sunday with a 14-12 victory over the Lopers.
March 7, 2009
Mental mistakes help deliver sweep for Pack.
CSU-Pueblo preyed upon mental mistakes by Nebraska-Kearney Saturday, making the Lopers pay for two huge mental errors as the Pack cruised to a doubleheader sweep, winning 4-2 and 14-8.
March 6, 2009
Loper pitcher stymies Pack bats
Throwing one of the top pitchers in the RMAC vs. the ThunderWolves Friday, Nebraska-Kearney handed the Pack its first Friday loss of the season, a 7-1 decision for the Lopers.
March 1, 2009
Pack takes four from Regis, extends win streak to 6
Riding stellar efforts from its relief pitching, CSU-Pueblo completed its first season sweep of Regis since 2005 when it scored 13-8 and 10-3 wins over the Rangers at Rawlings Field Sunday.
February 28, 2009
Pack claims sweep behind all-around effort
The Pack displayed its most consistent baseball of the season Saturday, scoring a doubleheader sweep of a tough Regis team by 8-2 and 8-4 scores.
February 22, 2009
Harshman, timely hitting lifts ThunderWolves
The Pack claimed 3-of-4 with their 6-4 win over the University of Mary Sunday at Rawlings Field.
February 21, 2009
Pack begrudgingly splits with Mary
The ThunderWolves opened up a Saturday doubleheader with a loss for the third time this season, but made things right behind the bat of Dan Ninomiya, whose sixth inning grand slam fueled the Pack's 11-4 win over Mary in the nightcap.
February 20, 2009
Pack tees off on University of Mary
The ThunderWolves flexed their muscles against the visiting University of Mary Marauders Friday, recording 20 runs for the second time this season in claiming the 20-4 win.
February 15, 2009
ThunderWolves take 3-of-4 from Dakota State
Behind a strong pitching performance by starter, Scott Harshman, the ThunderWolves disposed of the visiting Dakota State Trojans by an 11-4 score Sunday.
February 14, 2009
Pack gets angry, bounces Dakota State
It took an embarrassing loss to an NAIA opponent, the Pack's first since 2007, to inspire the ThunderWolves Saturday, responding to a 14-5 loss to Dakota State with a 23-1 beatdown of the visiting Trojans in a doubleheader at Rawlings Field.
February 13, 2009
ThunderWolves school Dakota State
Aside from a late inning flurry by the visiting Dakota State Trojans, CSU-Pueblo controlled their NAIA opponent Friday, scoring a convincing 14-5 win.
February 8, 2009
Weather, Pack arms cold Sunday vs. Metro
As the temperature dipped below 40 degrees Sunday, the effectiveness of the ThunderWolves' pitching dipped along with it, as Pack hurlers struggled in a 13-7 loss to Metro State.
February 7, 2009
Pack splits double dip with Metro
The ThunderWolves shrugged off falling just short of a comeback win the opener of a doubleheader with Metro State Saturday, evening the score with an impressive 6-1 win in the late game.
February 6, 2009
Pack storms to season-opening win
CSU-Pueblo's sticks were alive in the non-conference season-opener vs. Metro State Friday, banging out 13 runs on 12 hits in a 13-6 win over the Roadrunners.
January 27, 2009
Chieftain: World Series berth more realistic
The opportunity to get back to the NCAA Division II World Series has changed dramatically for the Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball team and the entire Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference. That's due to realignment.
January 20, 2009
Pack earns first place votes in RMAC Preseason poll
The ThunderWolves received first place votes in the 2009 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Coaches' Preseason Poll, as two Pack players, Rutger Bovard and Mario Mattivi, were selected to the preseason all-RMAC team, the RMAC announced Tuesday.
December 4, 2008
Rockies' coach Dauer to headline CSUP coaches' clinic
The CSU-Pueblo Baseball program will be hosting a professional baseball coaching clinic featuring Colorado Rockies newly-hired third base coach, Rich Dauer and Oakland Athletics Major League Baseball prospect, Mike Massaro, on Sun., Dec. 21 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the CSU-Pueblo Baseball Academy, located at the Colorado State Fairgrounds Livestock Pavilion.
October 8, 2008
Pack baseball announces alumni game, dinner
The CSU-Pueblo baseball program will be hosting its 15th Annual Alumni Baseball Game and Dinner on Saturday, Oct. 11.
July 23, 2008
Pack inks two former Pueblo-area standouts
The Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball team has added nine new players for the 2009 season, including two former Pueblo-area high school standouts, Tony Pechek and Zach Hoffman.
June 3, 2008
Pack baseball adds 10 for 2009
The CSU-Pueblo baseball program added ten new signees for the 2009 season, Pack coach Stan Sanchez announced Tuesday. The pitching-rich 2009 class includes nine junior college transfers, as well as J.T. Greenhood, a Pueblo County High School graduate, who is one of the most celebrated prep standouts to ever come out of Pueblo.
June 3, 2008
Massaro shares AAA shot with CSU-Pueblo family
Just a week ago, Massaro never thought he would be in Colorado Springs with his friends and family cheering him on. He was toiling with the Stockton Ports, the Athletics high-A club, after being demoted from Double-AA Midland. But a rash of injuries on the As at the Major League level prompted Massaros call up, which was part of an organization-wide overhaul that gave a number of players in the farm system a shot on the AAA club, the Sacramento River Cats.
May 21, 2008
Pack's Cordova earns all-region nod
CSU-Pueblo outfielder Thomas Cordova added another award to his collection Wednesday, as he was recognized as a member of the American Baseball Coaches Association/Rawlings All-West Region team Wednesday as a second team selection.
May 13, 2008
CSU-Pueblo Baseball Camps to take place in June
The Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball team will hold its summer camps for youths aged 8-12 in June 2008. Four camps will be offered during the month in which CSU-Pueblo coaches and players will help campers develop their skills.
May 2, 2008
Pack finishes out of the money after sweep by Regis
The ThunderWolves saw their playoff hopes go up in flames Saturday as the visiting Regis Rangers scored a sweep over the Pack, winning the first game 11-3 before scoring a 6-0 win in the second game.
May 1, 2008
Bovard voted Athlete of the Week for May 1, 2008
Baseball player Rutger Bovard has been selected as the CSU-Pueblo Athlete of the Week, according to the visitors of GoThunderWolves.com.
April 29, 2008
2008 'Pack the Park' is Friday at Runyon Field
The ThunderWolves annual baseball bash, "Pack the Park," will take place on Friday, May 2, 2008 at Runyon Field in Pueblo as the ThunderWolves host Regis, looking to secure a playoff spot and break the NCAA Division II baseball attendance record.
April 29, 2008
Pack's Bovard earns RMAC Player of the Week honor
Fresh off of a weekend that saw him hit over .500 and knock in 15 runs, Pack junior centerfielder Rutger Bovard has been named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Player of the Week, the RMAC announced Tuesday.
April 27, 2008
Pack explodes for 24 runs, claims split from Mines
It was just what the doctor ordered - in a season defined by struggles and inconsistency, the Pack put it all together Sunday, exploding for 24 runs and solidifying their claim to the sixth and final playoff spot in the race for the RMAC Tournament.
April 25, 2008
Hernandez' 15 Ks undone in extra-inning loss
Though Pack pitcher Jesus Hernandez threw 15 strikeouts against Colorado Mines Friday, the ThunderWolves saw a ninth-inning rally blow up in their faces as Mines beat the Pack 8-7 in 10 innings.
April 24, 2008
Davitt first-team selection to RMAC all-academic team
Pack senior Matt Davitt has been selected as a first-team member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference all-academic team, the RMAC announced Wednesday.
April 22, 2008
Pack scores huge upset, sweeps #9 Metro State
After the ThunderWolves' non-conference doubleheader with #9 Metro State Tuesday, it was hard to tell which team was nationally ranked and which one had struggled through the 2008 season.
April 20, 2008
Pack's playoff hopes slip, loses to Kearney
The ThunderWolves missed an opportunity to maintain a lead over New Mexico Highlands for the sixth and final RMAC playoff spot, losing 17-9 to Nebraska-Kearney and seeing their lead over the Cowboys dwindle to just one game.
April 19, 2008
Pack bats deliver split with Kearney
Pack reserve first baseman Jerry Salazar got a rare nod as the starting first baseman Saturday against Nebraska-Kearney, and he certainly made it count. The Pueblo native logged 4 RBI in leading the ThunderWolves to a 15-7 win in the Pack's second game, salvaging a doubleheader split.
April 18, 2008
Big inning dooms Pack against Kearney
A bases loaded double by Kearney's Griff Watson was the centerpiece of a five-run fifth inning that allowed the Lopers to surge ahead of the Pack and claim a 7-4 win Friday.
April 13, 2008
Pack stays in line for playoff spot after split with Highlands
Coming in to this weekend's four-game set with New Mexico Highlands, the ThunderWolves had an opportunity to create a sizable margin between themselves and Highlands for the sixth and final playoff spot in the RMAC Tournament. After splitting the four-game set, though, the ThunderWolves still lack breathing room.
April 12, 2008
Pack splits with Highlands
Four players had three hits apiece as Colorado State University-Pueblo defeated New Mexico Highlands University 9-6 to gain a split of a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference baseball series Saturday.
April 8, 2008
T-Wolves' baseball team overcomes adversity, slide
Getting through adversity is what athletics is all about. Just ask Joe Proto and Nick Balentine.
April 5, 2008
Double-play combo is solid as Pack completes sweep of CCU
The motto of Pack baseball these days is simple and almost zen-like: "Things unfold as they should." Following the Pack's four-game home sweep of Colorado Christian, which they finished Saturday by taking down the Cougars 10-5 and 9-2, the ThunderWolves have purged all memories of a 12-game losing streak, instead basking in the glow of a newly-minted five-game win streak, the team's longest win streak of the season.
April 4, 2008
Pack pitching steps up, enables doubleheader sweep
Dustin Timmins and Jesus Hernandez pitched lights out as the Thunderwolves won the first two games of the four game series with the Colorado Christian Cougars, Friday at Rawlings Field.
April 3, 2008
Fobes voted Athlete of the Week for Apr. 3, 2008
Baseball player Jason Fobes has been selected as the CSU-Pueblo Athlete of the Week, according to the visitors of GoThunderWolves.com.
April 2, 2008
Pack knocks off NMSU in team's cable TV debut
In front of a regional television audience for the first time in school history, the Pack put it all together, knocking off DI New Mexico State 7-6 Tuesday.
April 1, 2008
Pack gives DI New Mexico St. a run for their money
So much for the ThunderWolves being a DII pushover and a supposed easy win for Division I New Mexico State Monday. The Pack nearly stole one from the Aggies in a shootout, losing 17-15.
April 1, 2008
ThunderWolves game with N.M. State to be televised
The Altitude Sports Network out of Denver will carry Wednesday's baseball game between New Mexico State and CSU-Pueblo, Altitude announced.
March 31, 2008
Former Pack player lands job with Colorado Rockies
Albert Sandoval may never play for the Colorado Rockies but he's hoping to be an intragal part of the organization.
March 30, 2008
Metro State completes sweep of ThunderWolves
Metro State is considered one of the top teams in the country, coming into this weekend's four-game set with the Pack ranked 13th in the country. But with an 8-6 win over the Pack Sunday, the ThunderWolves tried not to make excuses as their losing streak extended to 11.
March 28, 2008
Metro State hands Pack loss
The Colorado State University-Pueblo baseball team lost its eighth consecutive game Friday 17-9 to Metro State College at Aurauria Field.
March 28, 2008
Thunderpup baseball, football and softball clinics upcoming
The Colorado State University-Pueblo athletics department recently announced the 2008 ThunderPup Club spring sports clinic schedule, which includes clinics for baseball, softball and football
March 22, 2008
Pack encouraged by Sat. performance against Mesa
It may be the first sin of athletics to call any loss a "moral victory," but the ThunderWolves' performance in a 4-2 loss to Mesa State Saturday provided something much easier to accept - encouragement.
March 21, 2008
Mesa keeps up barrage, sweeps double dip from Pack
The Mesa State Mavericks were able continue their dominance over the ThunderWolves by winning both games in the conference doubleheader Friday at Rawlings Field.
March 20, 2008
A Perfect Storm: Mesa devours Pack
Year after year, when the ThunderWolves' key rival, Mesa state, comes to town, it is often a battle of the titans, with the victor having the inside track to the RMAC title. But Mesa State, brutally and unapologetically, showed that that title will likely not go through Pueblo this year. The Mavericks stormed in to Rawlings Field and came away with a dominant 19-1 victory.
March 16, 2008
ThunderWolf pitching collapses, drops third straight to Regis
Another day, another bullpen implosion by the ThunderWolves, who saw relievers give up 11 runs in a wacky 19-14 loss to Regis Sunday.
March 14, 2008
Mattivi, Garcia solid as Pack upends Regis
Before this season, South High School graduate Mario Mattivi was hoping to battle his way into the ThunderWolves' rotation, perhaps excelling a number-four, Sunday afternoon pitcher for the Pack. Now, he's a solid number-one.
March 9, 2008
Pack rights the ship with 14-9 win over Mines
With a wake-up call loudly blaring in the Pack's collective ears, the ThunderWolves rallied against the Orediggers Sunday, pulling off a much-needed 14-9 win.
March 8, 2008
Stunned ThunderWolves swept by Mines
First, Mines defeated the ThunderWolves for the first time in 28 tries in the early game of a doubleheader Saturday. Then, the Orediggers added insult to injury.
March 7, 2008
Pack bats marshal a hit parade, rout Mines 18-5
The ThunderWolves' bats revved up to full speed Friday, logging 21 hits in an 18-5 rout of Colorado Mines Friday afternoon.
March 6, 2008
Wismann voted Athlete of the Week for Mar. 6, 2008
Baseball player Matt Wismann has been selected as the CSU-Pueblo Athlete of the Week, according to the visitors of GoThunderWolves.com.
March 4, 2008
Small-ball pays off as Pack splits with Metro
There is a reason that the Metro State pitching staff is considered one of the best in the RMAC - the ThunderWolves found that out first hand Tuesday. The ThunderWolves overcame that, though, in grinding out a split.
March 4, 2008
Pack's Garcia selected as RMAC pitcher of the week
The Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference has announced that CSU-Pueblo reliever, Chris Garcia, has been named RMAC Pitcher of the Week.
March 3, 2008
ThunderWolves ranked seventh in region by Baseball Writers
The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association has announced that the ThunderWolves are ranked seventh in the Division II West Region poll, according to rankings released Monday.
March 1, 2008
Pack comes tumbling back to earth, splits series with Kearney
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times - for the Thunderwolves this weekend, those words could not be more true. On Saturday, just one day after sweeping a doubleheader from Nebraska-Kearney, the Thunderwolves dropped both games against the Lopers.
February 29, 2008
Pack claims two from Kearney in conference-opener
The 27th-ranked ThunderWolves were at their best in the late innings, coming away with a sweep of Nebraska-Kearney Friday.
February 25, 2008
ThunderWolves ranked 27th in the country
The ThunderWolves hot start has been rewarded by the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper, which selected the ThunderWolves among the nation's top 30 in its Division II baseball poll released Monday.
February 24, 2008
Pack salvages split behind lights out pitching
The Pack's pitching was deeply in need of some consistency Sunday against New Mexico Highlands. They found it in Matt Davitt, who pitched five stellar innings in leading the Pack to a 7-2 win.
February 23, 2008
Pack splits a pair with Highlands
In what's quickly turning into a possible preview of an RMAC Championship, CSU-Pueblo and New Mexico Highlands battled again Saturday, splitting a doubleheader in Las Vegas, N.M.
February 22, 2008
Bullpen implosion leads to Pack's loss
You can have the best starting pitching in the world, but it won't mean a lick unless your closer could back it all up. It's a concept that Pack coach Stan Sanchez is beginning to ponder all too much lately.
February 16, 2008
Pack greets home-opening crowd with sweep of Mary
When ThunderWolves' ace Juan Gomez gave up two homers in the first inning in his first start ever in the thin Colorado air, the San Bernardino, Calif. native didn't panic. Nor did his teammates.
February 9, 2008
Pack splits second set of games on California trip
The ThunderWolves' starting pitching continued to show consistency as the Pack earned an 8-5 win over Cal Poly Pomona followed by a rought 6-5 loss to Cal State-San Bernardino in the nightcap.
February 8, 2008
Dirtbags "return home," defeats CSU-San Bernardino
To those of us in Colorado, the CSU-Pueblo baseball team seemed like it was making a far, out of the way trek as it made its way to California for a season-opening date with Cal State-San Bernardino Friday. But to many on the Pack roster, it was a homecoming.
November 9, 2007
Softball, baseball academy running through March
The CSU-Pueblo Baseball and Softball Academy will be open on Sundays from 3 to 5 p.m. December 2, 2007 thru March 2008 at the Colorado State Fairgrounds Live Stock Pavilion.
May 18, 2007
Rundstadler Tabbed All-Region by Baseball Writers
Colorado State University Pueblo outfielder Nick Runstadler has been named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers' Association (NCBWA) NCAA Division II All-West Region Second Team.
May 17, 2007
Auer named Daktronics all-region
Colorado State University Pueblo catcher Adam Auer has been named to the 2007 NCAA Division II Baseball Daktronics All-West Region second-team
May 10, 2007
Pack Knocked Out of RMAC Tourney
ThunderWolves' season ends with heartbreaking loss to Mesa State.