Baseball Weekly Report - Week 4

Baseball Weekly Report - Week 4


INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. --- The Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference baseball non-conference slate wraps up this week.

Defiance's Cohen Nies moved to a perfect 3-0 record on the mound this season following a complete game shutout against Ohio Northern. The sophomore tallied 14 strikeouts in the 4-0 victory, moving his total strikeouts to 30 on the season. Nies currently ranks second amongst the HCAC with an earned run average of 0.890 and three wins this season.

Franklin Grizzly Ryan Bixler batted .318 with a pair of home runs and 12 RBI over six games last week. On Tuesday against Thomas More, the junior went 3-for-4 at the plate with four RBI. For the week, Bixler added a grand slam, seven runs and .636 slugging percentage.

In seven games last week for Manchester, Tyler LaFollette collected 15 hits and posted a .517 batting average. The senior added two doubles and capped off the week with a grand slam in a 13-7 win at Ohio Wesleyan on Sunday. For the week, LaFollette added 11 RBI, drew six walks, and posted an on-base percentage of .600 and a .759 slugging percentage.

In five scoreless innings for the Anderson Ravens last week, junior pitcher Joe Moran allowed one hit and struck out 11 batters on the mound in an 8-1 victory against Crown.

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Date Teams Event Results Links Notes
Tue., Mar. 19 Manchester   9
  Anderson Auburndale, Fla. 6
  Franklin   9
  Manchester   8
  Alma   3
  Albion   3
  Fontbonne   10
Wed., Mar. 20 Anderson Auburndale, Fla. 0
  MacMurray   3
  Wis.-La Crosse Auburndale, Fla. 11
  Sewanee   17
  Olivet   7
  Bluffton   7
  MacMurray   3
  Mount St. Joseph   7 Hamilton, Ohio
Thu., Mar. 21 Anderson Auburndale, Fla. 8
  Wis.-Stevens Point Auburndale, Fla. 4
  Heidelberg   8
  Sewanee   5
  Ohio Northern   0
Fri., Mar. 22 Thomas More   7 Whitaker Bank Ballpark
  Mount St. Joseph   1 Maryville, Tenn.
Sat., Mar. 23 MSOE   2
  Wis.-Oshkosh   8
  Thomas More   13 Whitaker Bank Ballpark
  Wittenberg   6
  Ohio Wesleyan   3
  Defiance   13
  Mount St. Joseph   12
  Wis.-Oshkosh   7
  Franklin Winter Haven, Fla. 14 RussMatt Central Florida Invitational Chain of Lakes Stadium
  Thomas More   7 Whitaker Bank Ballpark
  Wittenberg   7
  Ohio Wesleyan   5
  Defiance   1
  Carroll (Wis.)   8
Sun., Mar. 24 Franklin Winter Haven, Fla. 9 RussMatt Central Florida Invitational
  Wis.-Oshkosh   6
  Manchester   4
  Bluffton   4
  Mount St. Joseph   4
  Saint Joseph's (Me.) Winter Haven, Fla. 3 RussMatt Central Florida Invitational
  Hanover   6
  Manchester   13
  Carroll (Wis.)   7
  Hanover   4
  Carroll (Wis.)   3
Mon., Mar. 25 Wis.-Whitewater Auburndale, Fla. 6 RussMatt Central Florida Invitational