ORANGE, Calif. – For the 3rd 12 months in a row, the Chapman University baseball staff will be taking part in a SCIAC Event Championship. The Panthers superior through the winner’s bracket with a 5-two earn about Cal Lutheran on Friday.
Junior Brad Shimabuku led off the activity with a solitary and located himself on base all 5 occasions he came to the plate to direct the Panthers in the 5-two earn. He finished 4-for-4 with a walk. His solitary sparked a two-run initial as the Panthers led wire-to-wire.
Cal Lutheran’s Mason Snodgrass cruised through the next 3 innings though the Kingsmen picked up a run in the 3rd to make it a two-1 ballgame. However, the Panthers picked up 3 a lot more runs in the sixth. Junior Cooper Foard’s double into the remaining industry corner was misplayed, allowing for Mack Cheli to occur around to score from initial.
Foard scored on Davis Mieliwocki’s sacrifice fly and Kyle Joye came dwelling when Shimabuku defeat out an infield solitary.
Senior Riley Glenn worked around 7 walks to keep Cal Lutheran to two runs on just 4 hits. He retired 7 in a row for the 3rd to the fifth and permitted just a person strike soon after the 3rd inning. He finished the sixth and seventh innings with double performs to erase a couple of walks.
Cal Lutheran finally cashed in a pair of walks to open up the eighth inning with a run-scoring double from Bullard. The Panthers went to the bullpen and sophomore Wyatt Thompson retired all 6 batters he confronted to shut out the activity.
Chapman will experience the winner of the elimination activity in between La Verne and Cal Lutheran tomorrow at eleven a.m. with an “if essential” activity immediately following.
By Steven Olveda
Sports activities Information Director
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