The Sport Effect

Baseball takes elimination game from Scranton

COLLEGEVILLE, Minn. – Double digits on the scoreboard and a powerful pitching efficiency retained the Chapman College baseball team in the Regional with an eleven-four win above Scranton. Senior Riley Glenn and sophomore Wyatt Thompson combined for fifteen strikeouts in the win.

Chapman scored at the very least a operate in 6 of their 8 innings at the plate and set the activity absent with a a few-operate fourth and a four-operate eighth. Graduate transfer Nick Kondo went four-for-5 and drove in a few, hitting two triples. Senior Mike Gorman and sophomore Davis Mieliwocki also had a few hits as the bats stayed sizzling.

The Chapman lineup combined for sixteen hits, which includes five for additional bases. It was the Panthers fifth consecutive activity with at the very least 10 hits and 14th activity this season.

On the mound, Glenn pitched 6 powerful innings to remain excellent with a 5- history. He struck out a season-substantial 10 batters although permitting four runs on 8 hits. Thompson arrived out of the bullpen in the seventh and shut down the Scranton lineup for the nine-out preserve. He struck out five, which includes hanging out the facet in the ninth to get the job done all over a pair of hits.

Right after investing runs early, senior Mack Cheli gave Chapman the lead again in the base of the 3rd with an RBI solitary. The Panthers additional to their lead with a Gorman solitary in the fourth. He scored when Kondo tripled to appropriate heart and Kondo sprinted household for a 5-one lead on junior Drew Littwin’s squeeze bunt.

Justin Pinkert’s household operate in the fifth introduced Scranton again in two but Kondo singled in one more operate in the base half to make it 6-three. Up seven-four in the eighth, junior Connor Montgomery laced a two-operate solitary above a drawn-in infield. Gorman singled in Montgomery and Kondo followed with his 2nd triple to make it eleven-four

The Panthers removed Scranton from the tournament and progress to one more activity tomorrow. The activity time and opponent will be established at the conclusion of the day. If only four groups continue to be in the tournament, Chapman will yet again engage in at nine a.m. (PT). If five groups continue to be, Chapman will engage in at 12:30 p.m. (PT).

By Steven Olveda
Sporting activities Info Director

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