Layne Somsen


SwampDogs Win 8th Straight in Petersburg

Petersburg, VA – The Fayetteville SwampDogs won their eighth consecutive game on Wednesday night, defeating the Petersburg Generals 6-0 behind another strong outing from Layne Somsen (South Dakota State). Somsen improved his record to 5-0 on the season, joining fellow All-Star and teammate Dan Smith (Monmouth) to earn an undefeated […]


Layne Somsen Shines Again In SwampDogs Win

Fayetteville, NC – The Fayetteville SwampDogs defeated the Peninsula Pilots 8-1 on Saturday night, improving their second-half record to 4-2 and their overall record to 22-12 on the season. Layne Somsen (South Dakota State) was spectacular once again for the Dogs, as he worked another seven innings of shutout baseball, […]


Layne Somsen Named CPL Pitcher of the Week

Fayetteville, NC – Layne Somsen (South Dakota State) was named the Pitcher of the Week in the Coastal Plain League for Week Five of the season today, after a brilliant performance against the Martinsville Mustangs on June 29th. Somsen went seven strong innings while allowing just four baserunners, and struck […]


SwampDogs Pick Up 10th Home Win

Fayetteville, NC – The Fayetteville SwampDogs improved to 18-10 on the season by beating the Martinsville Mustangs 3-0 at home on Friday night. Layne Somsen (South Dakota State) was spectacular for the Dogs as the starter. The righty fanned nine Mustangs in seven innings of work, while only surrendering four […]


SwampDogs Pick Up 14th Win

Fayetteville, NC – The Fayetteville SwampDogs improved to 14-8 on the season with a thrilling 3-2 victory over the Columbia Blowfish on Saturday night. A packed house witnessed the ninth victory at home this year for the Dogs, as Fayetteville took the first meeting between the two clubs on the […]


SwampDogs Pick Up First Victory

Fayetteville, NC – The Fayetteville SwampDogs picked up their first victory of the season on Friday night, defeating the Wilson Tobs by a final of 4-2 at “The Swamp.” Layne Somsen picked up the win in his SwampDogs debut, fanning eight Tobs’ batters in five innings of work. The bullpen […]