Briar Cliff sweeps DSU baseball teamSIOUX CITY, Iowa — Briar Cliff erased a one-run Dickinson State lead and then poured on the runs to sweep the Blue Hawk baseball team on Saturday afternoon in a doubleheader.
SIOUX CITY, Iowa — Briar Cliff erased a one-run Dickinson State lead and then poured on the runs to sweep the Blue Hawk baseball team on Saturday afternoon in a doubleheader.
David Kowal and Brad Winkleman each had RBI in the fifth inning to tie the first game and help their team to a 3-2 seven-inning victory and then each drove in two runs as the Chargers rolled by the Blue Hawks 10-1 in nine innings.
Jonathon Mendoza had a RBI single for the Blue Hawks in Game 1. Tanner Newman was 1-for-2 and plated DSU’s only run in the third inning of Game 2.
The teams play again at 10 a.m. today.
DSU 001 100 0 — 2 7 1
BC 001 020 x — 3 6 3
Tanner Newman, Bobby King (6) and Zach Griffith. Dylan Romo, Kyle Rommel (6), Beau Brown (7) and Travis Evgen. W–Romo. L–Newman.
Highlights: DSU, Jonathan Mendoza 1-for-3, RBI; Justin Elizondo 2-for-4; Tanner Newman 1-for-4; Travis Setere 1-for-1; Brock Murphy 1-for-2; Zach Griffith 1-for-2. BC, Shane Richins 1-for-3, RBI; Joseph Ybarra 1-for-1, RBI; David Kowal 1-for-1, RBI; Ryan Etter 1-for-3; Jason Cervantes 1-for-1, 2B; Brendon Opsahl 1-for-1.
DSU 001 000 000 — 1 7 1
BC 161 110 00x — 10 16 2
Conor Hartz, Chas Allen (2), Brock Overbo (4) and Ryan Risse. Gary Davis, Gerald Baker (7), Eli Nickell (8), Taylor Owen (9) and Chase Gunderson. W–Davis. L–Hartz.
Highlights: DSU, Tanner Newman 1-for-2, RBI; Jonathan Mendoza 2-for-4; Derek Carley 2-for-4; Ryan Risse 1-for-4; Brock Murphy 1-for-3. BC, Shane Richins 3-for-4, 2 RBI; Brad Winkelman 3-for-4, 2 RBI, 2B; David Kowal 1-for-4, 2 RBI; Reece Steckler 3-for-5, 2RBI, 2B (2); Adam Alexander 1-for-1; Trevor Gipson 1-for-5, 2B; Josh Scholl 1-for-1, RBI; Brendon Opsahl 1-for-2.
Records: DSU 11-11, Briar Cliff 11-11.