- Saint Joseph’s scored four times in the top of the 11th
inning Tuesday afternoon to post a 9-5 win over Northern Kentucky
University in the second game of a doubleheader at Champion Window
The Pumas took
a 6-5 lead when Kevin Diete singled in Joe Panozzo with one out.
Saint Joseph’s added three more runs to complete the Great
Lakes Valley Conference sweep over NKU.
hit his first home run of the season for NKU in the nightcap, while
Larry Pempek was 2-for-5 with two runs batted in.
In the opener
Tuesday, Saint Joseph’s scored twice in the seventh inning
to post a 3-1 win over NKU in the completion of a game that had
been suspended after six innings March 28 at Rensselaer, Ind.
went eight innings on the mound for NKU and had eight strikeouts.
The two teams
also attempted to play a third game Tuesday, but lightning and high
winds forced the contest to be called in the middle of the third
inning with NKU holding a 4-2 lead. That non-conference game will
not be made up.
is now 14-14 overall, 8-10 in the GLVC. NKU is 12-18 overall, 10-8
in the GLVC.
NKU will play
host to Lewis at noon Friday in a GLVC doubleheader.
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