PORT CHARLOTTE, FLORIDA – The Baldwin-Wallace College baseball team defeated Medaille (N.Y.) College, 13-0, today (Friday, March 9, 2012) on the seventh day of its Annual Spring Break Trip at the Snowbird Baseball Classic. The Yellow Jackets have won eight of their last nine games.
With its win, B-W is now 8-2 overall. With its loss, Medaille is now 0-8 overall.
The Yellow Jackets jumped out to a 12-0 lead by the sixth inning, scoring four runs in the third, fourth and sixth. B-W then tacked on another run in the seventh before the game ended in the eighth due to lack of daylight.
B-W outhit the Mavericks, 15-1.
On the mound, junior Pat Havens (Twinsburg) started and pitched six innings, improving his record to 3-0. He surrendered only one hit, zero runs and recorded 11 strikeouts. He was followed by sophomore Dylan Fodor (Twinsburg), who pitched the final two innings, recording six outs in a row with two strikeouts.
B-W returns to action on Saturday, March 10, 2012, when the Yellow Jackets play Montclair State (N.J.) University in a single, nine-inning game at 11:30 a.m. This is the Yellow Jackets' final game in the Sunshine State. B-W's first home game is on April 4 against nonleague and cross-town rival Case Western Reserve University at Heritage Field in Berea at 4:00 p.m.