The Delta Devils jumped out early to take game one 5-1 while withstanding the
Alabama State comeback attempt in game two, winning 6-5.
MVSU d. Alabama State 5-1
Jon Neuberger laced a one-out double to center field to score two runs in the
second inning while Jerry Hildreth and Michael Lowe each had RBI singles in the
fourth inning as the Delta Devils earned the four-run victory. Newberger, Lowe,
Matt Burton and Nick Fangonilo each had four hits in the game.
David Brauhn pitched 8 1/3 innings allowing one run, one walk and striking
out six while Cody Parker closed out the game striking out two of the three
batters he faced.
MVSU d. Alabama State 6-5
MVSU scored three runs in the top of the second and combined for three in the
top halves of the seventh and eighth innings giving them a 6-0 lead. However,
Alabama State scored three runs in their half of the eighth and two in the
bottom of the ninth to make the game close.
Scott Hornstra went 3-for-5 with a run scored while Kylie Ming went 2-for-5
driving in two runs on a single in the second inning.
Ricky Hefflinger worked six inning scattering five hits and a walk while
striking out four for the win.