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Pair of ‘Dads Win End of Year Awards

Carter Named Player of Year and Saggese is True Ranger
September 30, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Texas Rangers announced their 2022 Organizational Awards on Friday afternoon, with a pair of Crawdads picking up honors. Evan Carter was named the Tom Grieve Player of the Year while Thomas Saggese won the True Ranger Award. Carter, an outfielder, hit .295 with 12 homeruns, 10 triples,

Crawdads Wrap up Winning 2022 Season

‘Dads Strikeout 16 in 4-2 Loss to Braves
September 11, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads closed out their 30th anniversary season by racking up 16 strikeouts and 11 hits in their 4-2 loss to the Rome Braves. Rome scored a run in the top of the second, but the Crawdads rallied to tie the game in the bottom half of the

Saturday’s Game Canceled

Sunday’s Finale Still On
September 10, 2022

Hickory, NC- Saturday night’s game against the Rome Braves has been canceled due to the storms in the area throughout the day. The teams will not make the game up. Tickets from this evening’s game can be exchanged for a game in April of 2023. Tomorrow afternoon’s season finale at

Crawdads Pack House for Last Fireworks

Saggese Homers in 9th but ‘Dads Fall 5-4
September 9, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads hosted their last Friday night of the season in front of a sold-out crowd of 4,683. They made a run in the ninth inning, but ultimately lost to the Rome Braves 5-4. The Crawdads took a 1-0 lead in the third inning. Evan Carter walked and

‘Dads Surge in 8th to Win 5-4

Roby Racks up 12 Punchouts Across 5
September 8, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads staged a four-run rally in the eighth inning of Thursday night’s game to take down the Rome Braves 5-4. The teams traded runs in the fourth inning to make it a 1-1 game. The ‘Dads got their run as Chris Seise walked, advanced on two ground

Fall Cornhole Throwdown Returns Sept. 24th

Tournament to Feature Advanced and Social Brackets
September 8, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Hickory Crawdads are excited to announce their Fall Cornhole Throwdown set to take place on Saturday, September 24th. The tournament will get started at 1pm with check-in starting at 12:15pm. The tournament will have an advanced bracket for more competitive players as well as a social bracket

Crawdads Strike Out 23 in Doubleheader

‘Dads Fall in Both Games
September 7, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads dropped both ends of Wednesday night’s doubleheader. They lost game 1 by a score of 5-0 and fell in game 2 8-2. In game 1, Rome took an early lead with a grand slam in the second inning. They added on a run on a solo

Tuesday’s Game Postponed

Doubleheader Set for Wednesday
September 6, 2022

Hickory, NC- Tuesday night’s series opener against the Rome Braves was postponed due to field conditions. It will be made up in a doubleheader tomorrow, Wednesday, September 7th, with the first game starting at 5pm and the second starting approximately 30 minutes following the end of the first game. Both

Crawdads Release 2023 Schedule

Opening Night Set for Thursday, April 6th
August 31, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads are excited to reveal their 2023 game schedule. The ‘Dads will open at home on Thursday, April 6th against the Winston-Salem Dash. The Crawdads will begin the season at LP Frans Stadium for the first time since the 2015 season. They will play a three-game series

Crawdads’ Streak Snapped in 10-8 Loss

‘Dads Go 5-1 on Homestand
August 21, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads’ five game winning streaked was snapped on Sunday afternoon as they fell to the Winston-Salem Dash 10-8. Winston-Salem pulled ahead with four runs in the first inning off Dane Acker, making his Crawdads debut. The Crawdads scored a run in the bottom of the second. Thomas

‘Dads Win Fifth Straight

Crawdads Beat Dash 8-4 on Saturday
August 20, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads took their fifth straight game from the Winston-Salem Dash by a score of 8-4 on Saturday night. The Dash took a 1-0 lead in the first inning, but the Crawdads put together a rally in the home half of the frame to even the score. Alejandro

Aponte Homers Twice in Win

Crawdads Win Fourth Straight
August 19, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads won their fourth straight game on Friday night as they took down the Winston-Salem Dash 4-3. The Crawdads jumped ahead 3-0 in the sixth inning. Alejandro Osuna and Thomas Saggese singled to get two men on. Angel Aponte drove his fourth homerun of the season to

Crawdads Flirt with No-No in Win

‘Dads Come 2 Outs Short of No-Hitter
August 18, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads came just two outs shy of throwing their second no-hitter in a week as they one-hit the Winston-Salem Dash in a 7-0 victory. The Crawdads scored two in the third to take the lead. Konner Piotto was hit by a pitch and Alejandro Osuna reached on

Bats Stay Hot as ‘Dads Win 8-1

Crawdads Pick Up 13 Hits in Game 2
August 17, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads took their second game of the series against the Winston-Salem Dash on Wednesday night, winning 8-1. The ‘Dads started the scoring in the second as they took a 1-0 lead. Frainyer Chavez singled to drive in Cristian Inoa, who had reached on a leadoff double. In

Crawdads Blow Out Dash 15-1

Freeman Drives in 5 in Victory
August 16, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads dominated the Winston-Salem Dash in Tuesday’s series opener, recording a 15-1 victory. The bottom of the Crawdads’ lineup provided a bulk of the production, as the seven, eighth and ninth spots drove in eleven runs. The Crawdads kicked off the scoring in the second inning. Cristian

'Dads Record Second No-Hitter of Season

Englert and McDowell No-Hit Drive
August 11, 2022

Greenville, SC- For the second time this season, the Crawdads tossed a combined no-hitter on Thursday night as they took down the Greenville Drive 4-0. Mason Englert led the way, pitching the first seven frames. Englert, who tossed seven innings and gave up only two hits in his last start,

Crawdads Drop Both Ends of Doubleheader

Easley Collects Three Hits
August 7, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads lost both games of Sunday’s doubleheader against the Asheville Tourists. The first game was 7-1 while the second finished 3-2 after the Tourists’ scored in the last frame. The Crawdads couldn’t get much going in game 1. The offense managed just two hits. Their lone run

Saturday’s Game Postponed

Doubleheader Set for Sunday
August 6, 2022

Hickory, NC- Saturday night’s game against the Asheville Tourists’ has been postponed due to storms in the area. It will be made up in a doubleheader tomorrow. The first game will be at 12pm and the second will start 30 minutes after the conclusion of the first. Both games will

Osuna Blasts Homer in ‘Dads Defeat

Crawdads Stage Rally in 9th but Fall 9-7
August 5, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads made a late run in Friday night’s game but ultimately fell 9-7 to the Asheville Tourists. The game started back-and-forth before Asheville pulled ahead in the sixth. The Crawdads got on the board in the bottom of the first. Evan Carter walked, stole second, took third

Englert Dazzles in 5-3 Win

Seise Steals Home in Victory
August 4, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads rode a strong start by Mason Englert to a 5-3 victory. Asheville scored a run in the first inning as the leadoff batter singled and came around to score. Mason Englert settled down to pitch seven innings, allowing just two hits and one walk while striking

‘Dads Come Back Twice but Fall in Tenth

Carter Drives in 3 in 8-7 Loss
August 3, 2022

Hickory, NC- For the second straight night, the Crawdads fell to the Asheville Tourists in the tenth inning. The ‘Dads came from behind twice to tie the game on Wednesday but ultimately lost 8-7. Asheville took an early lead as ‘Dads starting pitcher Larson Kindreich walked four of the first

Extras Sink ‘Dads in Loss

Crawdads Fall 6-5 in Ten
August 2, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads dropped Tuesday’s series opener 6-5 to the Asheville Tourists in a 10-inning matchup. Asheville’s lead off hitter tripled and came in on a grounder, putting the ‘Dads in a 1-0 hole. The Crawdads quickly dug themselves out, getting three runs in the bottom half of the

Crawdads Romp Rome for 19 Hits in Win

Chavez Homers in 3-Hit Game
July 31, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads bats led the way on Sunday as they picked up 19 hits in an 11-10 win over the Rome Braves. All nine ‘Dads hitters collected a hit and reached base multiple times in the win. The only batter that did not have a multi-hit game, was

‘Dads Come Back in 10th, Fall in 11th

Crawdads Lose 5-4 In Extras
July 30, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads fell 5-4 in the eleventh inning to the Rome Braves on Saturday Night. The Crawdads took the lead in the first. Evan Carter tripled to center to drive in Luisangel Acuña, who had walked to start off the inning. Thomas Saggese followed up with a single

Easley Drives in 2 in Loss

Crawdads Drop Friday’s Contest 5-3
July 29, 2022

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads’ four game winning streak came to an end on Friday night as they lost to the Rome Braves 5-3. Rome scored a run in the second and added on another in the fourth off starting pitcher Tekoah Roby. Roby tossed five innings, allowing the two runs