Top Evangel Moments from 2016-17: #5 – Baseball Sets School Record with 14-Game Win Streak

Top Evangel Moments from 2016-17: #5 – Baseball Sets School Record with 14-Game Win Streak

This is the sixth of 11 editions of the Top Evangel Moments from 2016-17 as selected by an online fan vote and the Evangel sports information office.

The Evangel baseball team saw dramatic improvement early during the 2017 season. The win streak started with an impressive 13-8 win over perennial national power Oklahoma City.

From there the Crusaders recorded 14 straight victories including three consecutive four-game sweeps. The final win during the streak came in a 3-1 win over Clarke in the conference opener.

The previous record had been tied on three separate occasions including most recently in 2014, 2004 and in 1974.

Record Breaking Recap

This is the sixth of 11 editions of the Top Evangel Moments from 2016-17 as selected by an online fan vote and the Evangel sports information office.

Top Moments from 2016-17

Honorable Mention – MBB upsets Grand View
Honorable Mention – WBB upsets MidAmerica Nazarene twice for season sweep
Honorable Mention – BSB upsets national power Oklahoma City University
Honorable Mention – WTEN Mairead Cleary Captures Consolation Title at Wheat State Classic
Honorable Mention – SB Kyra Parker pitches 24.2 innings without allowing an earned run
Honorable Mention – WXC races to first place finish at the St. Louis Fall XC Classic

#10 – Bekemeier Claims Individual Title at Evangel Invitational
#9 – Men's Soccer Claims Historic Wins
#8 – Women's Soccer Earn Historic Victories
#7 – Newport & Posada Set School Records
#6 – Kensinger & Dunton-Moss Break Records During Senior Season
#5 – Baseball Sets School Record with 14 Straight Wins

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