Blue Hawk baseball team beats No. 16 Lubbock ChristianTUCSON, Ariz. — The Dickinson State baseball team wrapped up its spring break trip to the Tucson Invitational with its biggest victory of the week.
TUCSON, Ariz. — The Dickinson State baseball team wrapped up its spring break trip to the Tucson Invitational with its biggest victory of the week.
Bobby King pitched a complete game as Brock Murphy and Ryan Risse each drove in three runs to lead the Blue Hawks to a 13-6 victory over No. 16-ranked Lubbock (Texas) Christian on Friday in final game of the 10-game stay in Arizona.
Murphy was 2-for-3 with a triple and Risse was 2-for-3 with a double. King scattered 11 hits and struck out six for the win.
Eric Seiler, Carlos Lopez and Jonathon Mendoza all drove in runs for the Blue Hawks (11-7) while Jordan Tescher was 3-for-4 with a double and two runs scored.
Mendoza went a combined 5-for-7 with six RBIs as the DSU split its games on Thursday.
The Blue Hawks trounced Dordt (Iowa) 8-2 before Grand View (Iowa) snapped DSU’s seven-game win streak, 9-8.
Zac Smit drove in the go-ahead run for Grand View on a sacrifice fly in the seventh.
Mendoza had three RBIs in the game while Tescher had a RBI double and scored two runs.
Seiler picked up the complete-game victory against Dordt while Matt Burwell suffered the loss in relief against Grand View.
DSU ended the trip with a 7-3 record.
Dickinson State 13, Lubbock Christian 6
LCU 021 030 000 — 6 11 3
DSU 200 160 04x — 13 13 2
Highlights: DSU, King 9 IP, 11 H, 6 K, 2 BB; Jordan Tescher 3-for-4, 2B, 2 R; Brock Murphy 2-for-3, 3B, 3 RBI, R; Ryan Risse 2-for-4, 2B, 3 RBI; Jonathon Mendoza 2-for-5, RBI, R; Eric Seiler 1-for-2, RBI, 2 R, 2 BB; Carolos Lopez 1-for-4, RBI, 2 R; Jacob Muir 1-for-3; Tanner Newman 1-for-4, R.
Dickinson State 8, Dordt (Iowa) 2
Dordt 000 101 000 — 2 8 2
DSU 111 020 03x — 8 9 3
VanKerkerix, Engbers (6), Britton (8) and Kollbaum. Eric Seiler and Ryan Risse. W–Seiler. L–VanKerkerix.
Highlights: Dordt, Lyzenga 1-for-4, RBI; Peterson 2-for-3. DSU, Jacob Muir 1-for-4, 3B, RBI, 3 R; Jonathon Mendoza 3-for-4, 3 RBI, R; Tanner Newman 3-for-4, 2 2B, 2 R; Jordan Tescher 1-for-4, R; Caleb Burgard 1-for-3, RBI.
Grand View (Iowa) 9, Dickinson State 8
DSU 006 000 200 — 8 9 3
GV 030 014 10x — 9 13 1
Joey Hendricks, Matt Burwell (6), Chas Allen (7) and Ryan Risse. Ramberg, Rosenbaum (4), Schultz (5), Phillips (7), Winnike (8). W–Phillips. L–Burwell.
Highlights: Joe Binstock 1-for-4, R; Tanner Newman 1-for-3, R, SB; Jonathon Mendoza 2-for-3, 2 2B, 3 RBI, 2 R; Jordan Tescher 1-for-3, 2B, RBI, 2 R; Eric Seiler 1-for-4, R; Carlos Lopez 1-for-4; Sam Bisson 1-for-4, 2 RBI, SB; Chris Antoku 1-for-1, 2 RBI.