Lynx Baseball

Lincoln College Baseball Hits Homerun in Classroom

June 30, 2012

Lincoln, IL – The Men’s Baseball Team finished the last semester with a combined team GPA of 3.32. The team had five players achieve perfect 4.0 GPA’s. In his eighteenth year at the helm, Head Coach Tony Thomas has had nine student-athletes reach the 4.0 GPA mark. “I am very excited for this group of guys and the way they performed in the classroom this Fall, they understand that past teams have had good team GPA’s and they battle to top each year’s mark.” said Coach Thomas. “Academics is something we focus on when recruiting student-athletes. We encourage them to take full advantage of the services that Lincoln College provides and the excellent opportunity we provide with our small class sizes and willingness of our LC faculty.” continued Thomas. “We have never had a team GPA under 2.84 and I believe that this group of student-athletes can be one of, if not the best we had in the classroom.”

The Baseball Team will open is regular season with their annual Spring trip to Florida on March 3rd.