11   Dirk Ormsby
Dirk Ormsby

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Ligonier, Ind.

High School:
West Noble

Last College:
Kellogg Community College

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 190

Position:
P

B/T:
R/R


04/09/2014

Olson's One-Run Outing Not Enough Versus Panthers

The sophomore fanned four batters and scattered five hits in seven innings

04/02/2014

Huskies Come From Behind to Beat Valpo, 10-6

Northern Illinois racked up 13 hits and only allowed six

04/01/2014

Huskies and Crusaders to Square Off Wednesday

It will be NIU's first midweek game since March 18 at UIC

03/29/2014

Weather Forces Sunday Doubleheader

The Huskies and Falcons will close the series Sunday at 11 a.m. Central

03/28/2014

Complete Huskie Effort Blanks Falcons, 9-0

NIU handed BG its first shutout of the season

03/20/2014

2014 NIU Baseball - The Road Through Avon

To accomplish a great task, an unprecedented feat must be completed. You're either moving backwards, or you're moving forwards. It's time to move forward. It's time to take The Road Through Avon.

02/28/2014

2014 NIU Baseball Podcast - Southern Illinois

Week 3 of the NIU Baseball podcast returns to preview the Southern Illinois and review the Huskies trip to New Mexico.

02/19/2014

2014 NIU Baseball Podcast 2/19/14 - New Mexico

Week 2 of the NIU Baseball Podcast, where Head Coach Ed Mathey and Assistant Media Relations Director Matt Scheerer discuss all things NIU Baseball. This week, Mathey reviews the Huskies trip to Arizona and shares his thoughts on the series with Minnesota.

02/11/2014

NIU Baseball Podcast: 2/11/14

The NIU Baseball Podcast returns in 2014 for its second season, talking all things NIU baseball with Head Coach Ed Mathey and assistant media relations director Matt Scheerer. Join Ed and Matt as they discuss the upcoming series with Minnesota, preview the 2014 team and some of the happenings in the program.

11/01/2013

NIU Fall Baseball Podcast

The first ever fall update from Head Coach Ed Mathey on the NIU Baseball Podcast.

KELLOGG COMMUNITY COLLEGE:
Team finished with a 35-23 record, winning the Michigan Community College Athletic Association Championship with an 18-6 mark ... Pitched and started 11 games on the mound for the Bruins, posting a 5-1 register ... Totaled 31 strikeouts in 50 innings with a 2.88 earned run average ... Bruins finished as a regional finalist and were fourth place at the NJCAA Division II World Series ... Business management major.

WEST NOBLE HIGH SCHOOL:
Three-sport athlete, lettering in tennis four times and three times in both baseball and basketball ... Earned all-area honors in baseball, basketball and tennis in senior season ... Named All-NECC distinction on the court and on the diamond ... Nine-time team captain and eight-time team captain ... Held a 4-5 record on the mound during senior year ... Held a 1.74 ERA with 95 strikeouts and only 22 walks ... Pitched five complete games in same season ... Played summer ball with the Indiana Chargers.

PERSONAL/MISCELLANEOUS:

Born November 8, 1992 ... Son of Bruce Ormsby and Charisse Wolf ... Plans to major in finance and minor in business ... Would like to own a business... Worked with the New Level Sports STATS Program ... Lists fishing, camping and hanging out with friends as hobbies ... Looks up to Greg Maddux because of his dedication to the game and determination to succeed.

COACH MATHEY ON ORMSBY
"He's got more in his tank. Once his body gets stronger, as he gains some weight, the velocity is going to come out of his hand. He's currently touching that magical 90 mark but it's downhill, late out of his hand and he hides the ball. Those are good combinations."