BAB: Vikings Split Four Games in Final Dome Trip
Feb 20th, 2013 @ 10:51 pm | Author: Viking Sports Admin
The Vikings finished the week of action at 2-2 after a sweep of U of M Crookston on Tuesday (9-2, 12-0) and two losses to U of Winnipeg (1-11, 1-3).
The Vikings cruised to a 9-2 win in seven innings at Metro Dome in game one.
VCSU scored four runs in the sixth on an error, an RBI double by Scott Stephenson, an RBI triple by Brenden Shearer, and an RBI single by Cole Honl.
Shearer reached base two times in the game. He scored one run and had one RBI.
Ronnie Blagg allowed only two runs over six innings. He struck out seven, walked two and surrendered seven hits.
The Vikings didn't relinquish the lead after scoring two runs in the second inning when they scored on an RBI double by Preston Jensen and an RBI single by Josiah Churchill.
They added three more runs in the bottom of the third. Churchill kicked things off with a single, bringing home Joey Demers.
The Valley City State University Vikings continued to pile up the runs on Tuesday, scoring four runs in the seventh inning, on the way to a 12-0 win over U of M Crookston at Metrodome.
The Vikings scored five runs in the fourth on an RBI single by Preston Jensen, a two-run double by Scott Stephenson, an error, and an RBI double by Thomas Houdek.
Josiah Churchill racked up three RBIs on two hits. He singled in the fifth and seventh innings.
Ryan Shaw allowed just one hit, no runs, walked none and struck out three during his six innings of work.
The Vikings didn't relinquish the lead after scoring two runs in the second inning when they scored on a two-run single by Jensen.
VCSU lost 11-1 to U of Winnipeg at Metro Dome on Wednesday as Josh Loewen allowed one hit over five innings for the Wessmen of UW.
The Vikings committed five errors and managed just just one run on a sac fly from Cole Honl.
The Vikings built an early edge on Wednesday, but U of Winnipeg roared back to steal a 3-1 victory at Metrodome.
While VCSU led until the fifth inning, U of Winnipeg worked its way back and took the lead on a two-run single by Paul Esteves.
Nathan Stahl was solid in relief for VCSU. Stahl held U of Winnipeg hitless over 1 2/3 innings, allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out two.
Bryan Evans recorded the win for U of Winnipeg. He allowed one run over seven innings. He struck out four, walked three and surrendered three hits.