Mar 24th, 2012 @ 10:14 pm | Author: Viking Sports Admin
The Vikings controlled game one from the first pitch jumping out to a 4-1 lead and cruising to a 5-1 victory. Ronnie Blagg (Jr, La Puente, CA) pitched a complete game allowing no earned runs, on five hits. This was Blagg's third complete game of the year. He moves to 3-1 on the year and lowered his ERA to 1.74. The Viking offense collected 11 hits in the game with Preston Jensen (Jr, Valley City, ND) leading the way with three hits.
In game two the Bulldogs led 7-1 after a five run 5th, but the Vikings battled back scoring three in the sixth and three more in the seveth, all with two outs, to tie the game. Concordia was able to push across the winning run in the eighth earning the split. VCSU outhit the Bulldogs 13-12 in the game.