Lafayette Aviators Headlines


May 30 2016

Being on the Road Shows No Obstacle for the Aviators

The Aviators took on a new rival today after winning their three-game series with the West Virginia Miners. After a now 3-1 winning record, the game on the road against the Champion City Kings has proven to be less than an obstacle with a 10-2 winning score. The Aviators had a slow start, scoring one in the first and staying quiet until the s... Continue Reading
May 29 2016

First Series Won In Extras Against West Virginia Miners

After ten full innings of play, the Aviators managed to soar over the West Virginia Miners with an ending score of 4-5, taking the series after winning two out of three games. In the first inning the Aviators brought in their first two batters, Aaron Bence (Murray State University) and John Holleran (Benedict College) after both were walked to fir... Continue Reading
May 28 2016

Aviators First Series With West Virginia Miners Now Tied 1-1

The Lafayette Aviators took their first franchise loss today against the West Virginia Miners with an ending score of Lafayette 1, West Virginia 10, tying up the series 1-1. While the Aviators had many tough at bats, scoring for the first time in the fifth inning, their defensive game was wavering just slightly, committing only one error throughou... Continue Reading
May 27 2016

Aviators Win First Game In Franchise History

The Lafayette Aviators took on their first Prospect League game against the West Virginia Miners in West Virginia- and left with their first franchise victory. Aviator's pitcher Walter Talcott pitched five strikeouts, no walks, and allowed for only four hits throughout his four innings pitched. Miner's pitcher Kiegan Basso ended his two and a half ... Continue Reading
May 12 2016

Join Our Team

The Aviators are looking to hire game day staff.     Join the newest sports franchise in Indiana & work with the Aviators.   We are hiring for the following positions.    Stadium DJ, On Field Host, Concession Stand workers, Bar Tenders, On Field Entertainment Crew, & Mascot.   Please contact Asa Johnson... Continue Reading
March 30 2016


  LAFAYETTE AVIATORS 2016 THEME NIGHTS AND WEEKLY PROMOTIONS PIRATES OF LAFAYETTE, STAR WARS, AND TMNT HIGHLIGHT THEMES Lafayette, IN-March 30th, 2016 - The Aviators announced their promotions and theme schedule for the it’s inaugural 2016 season. The Aviators will feature themed home stands instead of one off theme nights. These th... Continue Reading
March 29 2016


LAFAYETTE AVIATORS SEEKING HOST FAMIILIES HOST FAMILIES TO HOUSE POTENTIAL BIG LEAGUERS Lafayette, IN-March 29, 2016 –The Lafayette Aviators announced the official search for player host families. Host families are a critical piece in the success of the players as they seek to develop their skills in preparation for being drafted by Major ... Continue Reading
March 3 2016

Lafayette Aviators Announce 2016 Coaching Staff Additions

HITTING AND INFIELD COACH ANNOUNCED Lafayette, IN-March 3, 2016 - The Aviators announced today the addition of its Hitting and Infield coaches. Ryan Dineen and Austin Bryant join the Lafayette Aviators as the new Hitting and Infield coaches, respectively. Dineen, an Eastern Illinois University college graduate, is currently a graduate assistant at... Continue Reading
February 23 2016

Aviators Announce Lafayette Community Bank As First Corporate Sponsor

Lafayette Community Bank to feature Aviators driven promotion Lafayette, IN- (February 23, 2016)-The Aviators announced today a corporate partnership with Lafayette Community Bank. This is the first corporate partnership in Aviators history. "We would like to thank Brad Marley and Lafayette Community Bank for believing that the Aviators are an im... Continue Reading
December 17 2015

Lafayette Aviators' Fans Select Pilot as Team's Inagural Logo

The Pilot chosen by overwhelming comments from fans Lafayette, IN (December 17, 2015) The fans of the Lafayette Aviators have once again spoken and strongly signaled their desire to be represented by the mustached jacketed aviator as represented in the team’s new logo. “After naming the team we set out on a path to once again give the... Continue Reading