WINONA, MN – The Wayne State College baseball team took part in a road doubleheader Tuesday late afternoon.
From Loughrey Field in Winona, Minnesota, the Warriors entertained WSC.
Following a pair of scoreless innings in the opening game, Winona State got on the board with a four-run third inning. WSC got on the board with a run in the top of the fifth before the Warriors added a run in the home half to win 5-1.
Kyle Thompson recorded two singles while both Jake Lemar and Travis Miller doubled. CJ Neumann singled and drove in the lone run as Brendan Madsen, Bryce Bisenius each tacked on a single.
Aaron Ras (2-3) suffered the loss in two innings allowing three earned runs off one hit while striking out two batters and walking four. Lawson Zenner worked an inning allowing a run off a hit while striking out one batter as Josh Renken pitched two innings allowing an earned run off three hits while striking out one batter. Mitchell Gullikson saw action in the final inning allowing two hits while striking out three batters and walking one.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 7 1 – WSC
0 0 4 0 1 0 X 5 7 0 – WSU
From the second contest, Wayne State caught fire with a run in the second, two in the third and back-to-back three-run innings during the fourth and fifth to lead 9-0. The ‘Cats closed out the game with a run in the top of the seventh to win 10-0. WSC is now 28-10 (19-6 NSIC) while the Warriors sit 16-15 (9-10 NSIC).
Alex Logelin came away with two doubles and a single while Bisenius added a three-run HR to go along with another RBI for WSC. Miller tacked on a single, double and RBI as Peyton Barnes and Jake Lorenzini both doubled and drove in a run. Colin Chick and Thompson then each singled and drove in a run.
Ryan Obrecht (6-0) picked up the win in six innings allowing three hits while striking out and walking two batters each. Charles Hasty worked the final inning.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
0 1 2 3 3 0 1 10 10 0 – WSC
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 – WSU
The Wayne State College baseball team will next visit Minnesota State-Mankato on Friday and Saturday, April 19-20. Game times for the doubleheader on Friday will start at noon with a single, nine-inning game scheduled for noon Saturday.