Bucks, Mallards, and Rox Are Moving On
Kokomo Jackrabbits 3 Traverse City Pit Spitters 0
Steven Silvas (Chico State) pitched six scoreless innings for the Kokomo Jackrabbits as they shut out the Traverse City Pit Spitters. Jakob Marsee (Central Michigan) singled, doubled, tripled, scored once, and brought in a run. The Pit Spitters collected four hits and drew two walks.
Series score: Kokomo and Traverse City tied 1-1.
Waterloo Bucks 6 Duluth Huskies 0
Duncan Davitt (University of Iowa) pitched seven 7 ⅓ shutout innings for the Waterloo Bucks as they blanked the Duluth Huskies 6-0. Emi Gonzalez (Glendale College) hit three singles, scored three runs, and collected an RBI. Liam Crichett (Loyola Marymount University) singled and hit a two-run homer. The Huskies recorded five hits.
Series score: Waterloo wins 2-0.
Madison Mallards 4 Fond du Lac Dock Spiders 1
The Madison Mallards took advantage of two wild pitches, an error, and a well-timed double in their 4-1 win over the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders. Cam Cratic (Missouri State University) scored on a wild pitch in the first inning and Josh Caron (University of Nebraska) scored on a wild pitch in the second. Tyler Dean (St. Edward’s) reached base when he was hit by a pitch in the second and then came home to score on an error. Bryant Shellenbarger (University of Akron) doubled to bring JT Benson (University of Louisville) home in the sixth. Christian Mckelvey (Western Illinois University) doubled and scored Fond du Lac’s only run. Three Dock Spiders batters each had two hits.
Series score: Madison wins 2-0.
St. Cloud Rox 9 Mankato MoonDogs 2
The St. Cloud Rox scored six runs in the bottom of the seventh inning en route to a 9-2 victory against the Mankato MoonDogs. Otto Kemp (Point Loma Nazarene University) was hit by a pitch, drew a walk, singled, doubled, stole a base, scored two runs, and collected an RBI. Brice Matthews (University of Nebraska) walked singled, scored twice, and brought in two runs. Evan Berkey (University of Evansville) walked, singled, stole a base, and scored both MoonDogs’ runs. Jack Costello (University of San Diego) and Max Crabbe (Texas State University) each collected an RBI.
Series score: St. Cloud wins 2-0.
Tuesday, August 17
Traverse City Pit Spitters @ Kokomo Jackrabbits 6:35pm ET
Waterloo Bucks @ St. Cloud Rox 7:05pm CT