Lipscomb Baseball History & Records

Single Season Batting Records (NCAA ERA, 2001-Present) 

   

BATTING AVERAGE
.382 Ryan Abrams 2001
.373 Justin Sanders 2009
.371 Richie Goodenow 2011
.370 Lee Solomon 2016
.368 Larry Nesbitt 2001
.367 Chris Parker 2003
.365 Jeremy George 2002
.354 M.L. Williams 2011
.346 Nathan Sensing 2005
.345 Grant Massey 2015
.345 Tadd Brewer 2005
.342 Caleb Joseph 2008
.341 Ryan Mitchell 2006
.339 Lee Wilson 2010
.337 Allen Bolden 2008
.337 Brian Passons 2001
.336 Michael Gigliotti 2015
.335 Caleb Joseph 2007
.331 Tyler Wilson 2010
.331 Nathan McCorkle 2003
.331 Zac Miller 2006

 

ON-BASE PERCENTAGE
.471 Lee Solomon 2016
.450 Ryan Mitchell 2006
.448 Brandon O'Neil 2001
.442 Ryan Abrams 2001
.441 Brian Passons 2003
.438 Zac Miller 2006
.435 Adam Lee 2016
.435 Richie Goodenow 2011
.435 Ryan Wilkins 2010
.433 Justin Sanders 2009
.433 Lee Wilson 2010
.431 Allen Bolden 2008
.429 Ryan Mitchell 2005
.427 Gran Massey 2014
.426 Jeremy George 2002
.425 Brian Passons 2002
.424 Tyler Wilson 2009
.424 Brian Passons 2001

 

SLUGGING PERCENTAGE
.650 Justin Sanders 2009
.615 Caleb Joseph 2008
.566 Caleb Joseph 2007
.562 Cory Hale 2010
.547 Nathan Sensing 2005
.544 Ryan Wilkins 2010
.536 Zac Miller 2006
.535 Jeremy George 2002
.530 Brian Passons 2001
.530 Sam Hamstra 2001
.525 Ryan Abrams 2002
.519 Allen Bolden 2008

 

HITS
89 Caleb Joseph 2008
84 Lee Solomon 2016
84  M.L. Williams 2011
82 Allen Bolden 2008
82 Justin Sanders 2009
81 Tyler Wilson 2010
80 Tadd Brewer 2005
79 Grant Massey 2015
78 Michael Gigliotti 2015
78 Grant Massey 2014
78 Richie Goodenow 2011
78 Jorge Gutierrez 2008
76 Blake Bratcher 2008
75 Casey Bond 2007
74 Caleb Joseph 2007
71 M.L. Williams 2010

 

RBI
64 Adam Lee 2016
62 Caleb Joseph 2008
54 Jonathan Allison 2015
54 Zach Messer 2010
53 Justin Sanders 2009
51 Drew Adams 2014
50 Lee Solomon 2016
50 Cory Hale 2010
49 Ryan Wilkins 2010
49  Allen Bolden 2008
48 Caleb Joseph 2007
46 Blake Bratcher 2008
44 Zeke Dodson 2016
44 Grant Massey 2015

 

HOME RUNS
17   Caleb Joseph 2008
12 Cory Hale 2010
12 Justin Sanders 2009
11 Zach Messer 2012
10 Ryan Wilkins 2010
9 Sam Hamstra 2001
8 Tevin Symonette 2016
8 Adam Lee 2015
8 Allen Bolden 2009
8 Justin Sanders 2008
8 Caleb Joseph 2007
8 Matt Candler 2002
8 Zac Miller 2006
8 Ryan Mitchell 2005
7 Adam Lee 2016
7 Jonathan Allison 2015

 

DOUBLES
25  Caleb Joseph 2007
22 Justin Sanders 2008
21 Allen Bolden 2008
20 Caleb Joseph 2008
19 Grant Massey 2014
18 Jonathan Allison 2015
18 Jorge Gutierrez 2008
18 Jeremy George 2002
17 Blake Bratcher 2008
17 Ryan Abrams 2002
17 M.L. Williams 2001

 

BASE ON BALLS
45  Ryan Mitchell 2005
41 Adam Lee 2016
40 Grant Massey 2014
39 Drew Adams 2014
38 Allen Bolden 2008
37 Mike Korte 2014
36 Lee Solomon 2016
36 Jonathan Allison 2015
33 Zeke Dodson 2016
33 Jonathan Allison 2014
32 Justin Sanders 2008
31 Michael Gigliotti 2016
31 Tyler Wilson 2009
31 Zac Mitchell 2006
30 Cory Hale 2010
30 Miguel Ramirez 2001

 

STOLEN BASES
40 Tyler Wilson 2010
25 Lee Solomon 2016
25  Tyler Wilson 2009
24 M.L. Williams 2011
24 Casey Bond 2007
22 Adam Lee 2016
22 Ben Williams 2007
19 M.L. Williams 2010
18 Grant Massey 2015
18 Nathan Sensing 2005
18 Jorge Gutierrez 2008
17 Michael Gigliotti 2015
17 Ben Williams 2008

 

SINGLE SEASON PITCHING RECORDS (NCAA ERA)

 

WINS
9 Brady Puckett 2016
9 Ian Martinez-McGraw 2015
8 Josh Smith 2010
8 Jason Gray 2001
7 Brady Puckett 2015
7 Ian Martinez-McGraw 2015
7 Rex Brothers 2007
7 Denton Norman 2014
7 Rob Smithson 2007
7 Josh Smith 2009
7   Seth Kuwik 2005

 

ERA (MINIMUM 14 APPEARANCES)
0.38     Chris Burnett 2007
2.42   Jordan Zelhart 2013
2.42 Seth Kuwik 2005
2.43 Seth Kuwik 2002
2.56 Josh Cothan 2012
2.65 Chris Burnett 2008
2.66 Ian Martinez-McGraw 2015
2.69 Jeffrey Passantino 2015
2.76 Tyler Burstrom 2013
2.76 Chad Fromm 2011
2.93 Brady Puckett 2016
2.94 Seth Kuwik 2003
2.99 Connor Sinclair 2012

 

STRIKEOUTS
133   Rex Brothers 2009
124 Josh Smith 2010
101  Brady Puckett 2016
101 Josh Smith 2009
97 Rex Brothers 2008
93 Rex Brothers 2007
91 Matt Schnelly 2006
86 Connor Sinclair 2011
82 Jeffrey Passantino 2016
77 Brandon McClurg 2008

 

SAVES
8   Kyle Tognazzini 2009
7 Seth Kuwik 2005
6 Jacob Knott 2014
5 Nick Andros 2015
5 Seth Kuwik 2002
5 Jason Ziegler 2014

 

INNINGS PITCHED
112.1    Ian Martinez-McGraw 2014
107.2 Brady Puckett 2016
104.1 Josh Smith 2010
101.2 Ian Martinez-McGraw 2015
101.0 Jason Gray 2001
98.0 Jeffrey Passantino 2016
97.0   Rex Brothers 2008
96.0 Matt Schnelly 2006
95.0 Rex Brothers 2007
94.0 Rex Brothers 2009
92.1 Mike Dunn 2008
91.2 Brandon McClurg 2008
91.2 Rob Smithson 2007
90.1 Connor Sinclair 2012

 

WALKS ALLOWED
57    Rex Brothers 2007
54  Hunter Brothers 2014
52 Rex Brothers 2014
48 Josh Smith 2009
47 Davey Hackett 2010
46 Josh Smith 2009
45 Matt Edwards 2002
44 Ian Martinez-McGraw 2015
44 Dany Brazoban 2005
43 Rex Brothers 2009


INDIVIDUAL HONORS (NCAA ERA)

NCAA ATHENS REGIONAL ALL-TOURNAMENT 
2008 Rex Brothers
2008 Blake Bratcher

 

ABCA/RAWLINGS SOUTH REGION FIRST TEAM
2008 Caleb Joseph

 

LOUISVILLE SLUGGER FRESHMAN ALL-AMERICAN
2015 Michael Gigliotti
2015 Jeffrey Passantino

 

NCBWA FRESHMAN ALL-AMERICAN
2015 Michael Gigliotti

 
NCAA CoSIDA Academic National All-American
Ryan Mitchell     2006
 
NCAA CoSIDA Academic All-American
Ryan Mitchell, First Team, All-District IV (2005-2006)
Seth Kuwik, First Team, All-District IV (2004-2005)

Atlantic Sun All-Conference Team
2015    Grant Massey    First Team  (Defensive Player of the Year)
2015    Ian Martinez-McGraw    First Team
2015    Jonathan Allison    Second Team
2015    Nick Andros    Second Team
2015    Michael Gigliotti    Second Team
2015    Chucky Vazquez    Second Team
2015    Jeffrey Passantino    Second Team
2014    Grant Massey     Second Team
2014    Ian Martinez-McGraw      Second Team
2013    Drew Adams     Second Team
2012    Josh Cotham     Second Team
2011    M.L. Williams     Second Team
2010    Josh Smith        First Team
2009    Rex Brothers      First Team
2008    Caleb Joseph     First Team
2008    Brandon McClurg First Team
2007    Caleb Joseph     First Team
2007    Rex Brothers      Second Team
2006    Zac Miller           Second Team

Atlantic Sun All-Freshman Team
2015    Michael Gigliotti
2015    Jeffrey Passantino
2015    Brady Puckett
2014    Tyler Bethune     
2010    Lee Wilson
2009    M.L. Williams, Tennyson Dodd, Antonio Butler
2007    Rex Brothers (Freshman of the Year), Taylor Merry, Ryan Wilkins
2004    Jeff Baumgartner

Atlantic Sun All-Tournament Team
Jonathan Allison    2015  (MVP)
Grant Massey    2015
Nick Andros    2015
Brady Puckett    2015
Grant Massey     2014
Ian Martinez-McGraw      2014
Rex Brothers     2009
Antonio Butler     2009
Justin Sanders     2009
Caleb Joseph     2008  (MVP)
Chris Burnett     2008
Rex Brothers     2008
Branden Cadavid 2008
Ben Williams     2008
Allen Bolden     2008
Shane Simpkins     2008

Atlantic Sun Players of the Week
Michael Gigliotti     5/17/2015
Jonathan Allison    3/30/2015
Josh Lee            4/7/2014
Drew Adams       3/10/2014
Grant Massey      3/3/2014
Gray Hutchinson  5/7/2012
Aaron Sandoval  4/30/2012
Zak Messer        3/26/2012

Atlantic Sun Pitchers of the Week
Jeffrey Passantino    5/11/2015
Brady Puckett   5/4/2015
Nick Andros      4/27/2015
Jeffrey Passantino    4/20/2015
Nick Andros      3/9/2015
Ian Martinez-McGraw    2/16/2015
Denton Norman     5/19/2014
Hunter Brothers   4/7/2014
Josh Cotham        5/6/2013
Josh Cotham        5/7/2012
Rex Brothers        3/16/2009
Brandon McClurg    3/31/2008
Brandon McClurg    3/17/2008
Rex Brothers        4/9/2007
Taylor Merry       4/16/2007
Rob Smithson     4/23/2007
Matt Schnelly      2/27/2006

Ken Dugan Award Winners
Jonathan Allison    2015
Grant Massey        2014
Drew Adams         2013
Shawn Mehring      2012
Logan Hostettler    2011
Andrew Nickerson   2010
Rex Brothers         2009
Ben Williams         2008
Ben Williams         2007
Tadd Brewer          2006
Derek Caraway      2005
Seth Kuwik           2004
Chris Parker          2003
Jeremy George      2002
Larry Nesbitt         2001

NCAA All-Independent Team
Seth Kuwik, Pitcher of the Year  (2003)

New York Collegiate League All-Star
Patrick O'Rourke 2005

Atlantic Sun All-Academic Team 
Ian Martinez-McGraw   2015  (Scholar Athlete of the Year)
Adam Lee          2015
Jason Ziegler     2015
Denton Norman  2014
Josh Cotham      2013
Josh Cotham      2012

Atlantic Sun Academic Honor Roll 

2010-11
Will Blalock
Matt Brewer
Josh Cotham
Jonathan Craycraft
Tennyson Dodd
Blake Fonfara
Chad Fromm
Richie Goodenow
Kyle Henry
Logan Hostettler
Diego Martinez
Kyle Messer
Chris Nunn
Gill Rehwinkel
Alex Ross
Bennett Smith
Dannie Strable
Brett Teschner
Lee Wilson

2009-2010
Matt Bowling
Josh Chism
Josh Cothan
Tennyson Dodd
Blake Fonfara
Chad Fromm
Mike Grace
Kyle Henry
Zach Messer
Andrew Nickerson
Bennett Smith
Brett Teschner
Ryan Wilkins
Lee Wilson
Tyler Wilson

2008-2009
Jordan Baron
Matt Bowling
Branden Cadavid
Josh Cotham
Clay Lehning
Brandon McClurg
Jay Moreland
Andrew Nickerson
Kurtis Robinson
James Tunnell
Chandler Wicks
Charles Williams

2007-2008
Jordan Baron
Matt Bowling
Branden Cadavid
Kevin Gavigan
Brad Gooch
Caleb Joseph
Andrew Kincaid
Brandon McClurg
Jared Picchiottino
Paul Piennette
Kurtis Robinson
Sean Symanski
Kyle Tognazzini
Charles Williams

2006-2007
Eric Abend
Allen Bolden
Casey Bond
Matt Bowling
Rex Brothers
Branden Cadavid
Tyler Courson
John King
Clay Lehning
Kevin Nelson
James Ogden
Jared Picchiottino
Paul Piennette
Dylan Ray
Justin Sanders
Rob Smithson
Sean Szymanski
Ryan Wilkins
Charles Williams
Jerry Young

2005-2006
David Ayre
Jordan Baron
Jeff Baumgartner
David Becker
Bret Burgess
Preston Embrey
Ryan Mitchell
Cody Morris
Patrick O'Rourke
Jared Picchiottino
Paul Piennette
Nathan Sensing
Robby Smithson
Charles Williams

2004-2005
David Ayre
Jeff Baumgartner
David Becker
Adam Blackwell
Bret Burgess
Nick Cleckler
James Conn
Zach Duncan
Preston Embrey
Seth Kuwik
Ryan Mitchell
Cody Morris
Logan Powell
William Price
David Reed
Nate Sensing
Landon Small
Robby Smithson

2003-2004
Justin Adams
Bret Burgess
Nick Cleckler
Chris Conn
Preston Embrey
Matthew Griffth
Kyle Jackson
Seth Kuwik
Russell Nixon
Patrick O'Rourke
Logan Powell
Nathan Sensing
Kyler Wetherington

Lipscomb Baseball Coaches
Jeff Forehand  (2007-Present)
Wynn Fletcher  (2000-2006)
Mel Brown  (1997-2000)
Ken Dugan  (1960-1996)
Archie Crenshaw (1958-59)
Charles W. Morris  (1956-1958)
Elvis Sherrill  (1952-1956)
Axel Swang  (1951-1952)
Herman Waddell  (1946-1951)
No Baseball during WW II 1942-1946
Robert G. Neil  (1937-42)
Pinkey Berryhill  (1936-37)
Robert G. Neil  (1933-36)
Robert Alexander  (1932-1933)
Leo Lipscomb Boles  (1929-1932)
Edgar Darnell  (1928-1929)
Hershel Priestley  (1926-1928) 

NAIA History and Records

The information and statistics below are NAIA records only. Lipscomb made the transition to NCAA Division I prior to the start of the 2001 season.

Single Season Batting Records
Batting Average:  .456 – Ken Dugan
Runs Scored:  82 – Trey Hartman
Hits:  99 – Bobby Parsons
RBI:  78 (twice)– Benton Patton & Phillip Dickens
Doubles:  20 (twice) – Miguel Ramirez & J.D. Blackburn
Triples:  11 – Brian Passons
Home Runs:  24 – Benton Patton
Stolen Bases:  39 – Ted Jamison
Slugging Percentage:  .824 – Ken Dugan
Bases on Balls:  70 – Bryan True


Single Season Pitching Records
Won-Loss Record:  12-0 – Tim Pardue  (1977)
ERA:  0.91 – Butch Stinson  (1972)
Strikeouts:  196 – Butch Stinson  (1971)
Innings:  141.2 – Mike McLaughlin  (1975)
Wins:  16 – Mike McLaughlin  (1975)


Single Season Team Records
Team Batting Average:  .355 – (1956)
Best Record:  46-6 – (1984)
Most Wins:  51 – (1981)
Double Plays:  60 – (1978)


The 400 Club (Batting Average)
.456    Ken Dugan    1956
.442    Cliff Wilson       1950
.440    Eugene Cooke      1951
.438    Brent McNutt     1990
.431    Hoyt Kirk     1956
.424    Brent McNutt     1992
.417    Ray Dickerson     1957
.413    Benton Patton     1984
.412    Joey Henson     1993
.412    Allen Shrum     1998
.411    Brian Passons     2000
.411    Mike Cunningham 1980
.411    John Carreau     1983
.407    Dwayne Snider     1991
.406    Wayne Rankhorn     1968
.404    Reggie Whittemore  1978
.402    Bobby Parsons     1978
.400    Phillip Dickens     1984
.400    Jimmy Smith     1952


NAIA World Series History
1971 - 4-2 (National Runner-Up)
1972 - 3-2 (National Runner-Up)
1974 - 1-2
1977 - 4-1 (National Champions)
1978 - 2-2
1979 - 4-1 (National Champions)
1980 - 1-2
1981 - 1-2


NAIA Tournament Records

District 24
1966 - 2-0 (Champions)
1967 - 0-1
1969 - 1-1
1970 - 0-1
1971 - 3-0 (Champions)
1972 - 3-0 (Champions)
1973 - 3-0 (Champions)
1974 - 3-1 (Champions)
1975 - 4-1 (Champions)
1976 - 3-0 (Champions)
1977 - 3-0 (Champions)
1978 - 3-0 (Champions)
1979 - 3-1 (Champions)
1981 - 3-0 (Champions)
1982 - 0-2
1983 - 2-1 (Co-Champions)
1984 - 3-0 (Champions)
1987 - 4-0 (Champions)
1988 - 2-2
1989 - 2-2
1991 - 4-0 (Champions)

Area 5
1966 - 1-2
1971 - 3-1 (Champions)
1972 - 4-0 (Champions)
1973 - 1-2
1974 - 3-1 (Champions)
1975 - 1-2
1976 - 1-2
1977 - 4-1 (Champions)
1978 - 4-1 (Champions)
1979 - 2-2
1981 - 3-2
1984 - 0-2
1987 - 1-2
1991 - 0-2

All-Americans
1968 - Wayne Rankhorn, 2nd Team, SS
1969 - Dennis Green, Honorable Mention, P
1970 - David Lindsey, Honorable Mention, C
1971 - Mike Santi, Honorable Mention, SS
1971 - Butch Stinson, 2nd Team, P
1972 - Butch Stinson, 1st Team, P
1973 - Butch Stinson, 1st Team, P
1974 - Glenn Smith, 1st Team, SS
1974 - Mike "Bo" McLaughlin, 2nd Team, P
1974 - Sam Hamstra, Honorable Mention, DH
1974 - Jamie Pride, Honorable Mention, 1B
1975 - Mike McLaughlin, 1st Team, P
1975 - Bob Hamilton, 1st Team, OF
1976 - Phil Stinson, 1st Team, SS
1976 - Glen Broadway, Honorable Mention, DH
1977 - Glenn Eddins, 2nd Team, 3B
1978 - Glenn Eddins, 1st Team, 3B
1978 - Bob Hamilton, 1st Team, OF
1978 - Bob Parsons, 1st Team, 2B
1980 - Mike Cunningham, 1st Team, OF
1980 - Steve Liddle, 1st Team, C
1980 - DeWayne Rosenbaum, Honorable Mention, P
1981 - Kal Koenig, 1st Team, P
1981 - Steve Liddle, Honorable Mention, C
1981 - Mel Williams, 2nd Team, OF
1981 - Walter Ward, Honorable Mention, IF
1983 - Mark Baird, Honorable Mention, IF
1984 - Brian Jones, 1st Team, P
1984 - Phillip Dickens, 1st Team, IF
1988 - Carmon Brown, Honorable Mention, SS
1988 - Keith Herston, Honorable Mention, P
1991 - Dwayne Snider, 1st Team, OF
1994 - Chris Gainer, Honorable Mention, SS
1997 - Richie Estep, Honorable Mention, DH
2000 - Wes Wilkerson, 1st Team, OF

NAIA Academic All-American
1985 - Mark Joseph, 1st Team, IF

Lipscomb's Most Valuable Players
1954 - Roy Smith
1955 - Ken Dugan
1956 - Ken Dugan
1957 - Ken Dugan
1958 - Bob Sayle
1959 - Ray Dickerson
1960 - John McCord
1961 - Jack Jacobs
1962 - Jack Jacobs
1963 - Lynn Brandon
1964 - Tony Hopper
1965 - Howard Wilson
1966 - Jim Pittman
1967 - Wayne Rankhorn
1968 - Wayne Rankhorn
1969 - Dennis Green
1970 - David Lindsey
1971 - Mike Santi
1972 - Jacob Robinson
1973 - Butch Stinson
1974 - Glenn Smith
1975 - Mike McLaughlin
1976 - Bobby Parsons
1977 - Bob Hamilton
1978 - Bobby Parsons
1979 - Glenn Eddins
1980 - Mike Cunningham
1981 - Walter Ward
1982 - Larry Breedlove
1983 - John Carreau
1984 - Phillip Dickens
1985 - Mark Joseph
1986 - Trey Hartman
1987 - Jim Bailey
1988 - Bryan True
1989 - Jon Williams
1992 - Brent McNutt
1993 - Brian Mast
1994 - Gary Johnson and Chris Gainer
1995 - Chris Gainer
1996 - Mark Cardin and Chris Gainer