Owls Wise Up to Tigers in Doubleheader

Owls Wise Up to Tigers in Doubleheader

SEWANEE, Tenn. - Sewanee baseball earned two victories in Friday's doubleheader with the Mississippi University for Women, 13-0 and 8-1, from Montgomery Field.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score, Game 1: Sewanee 13, MUW 0
Final Score, Game 2: Sewanee (3-12) 8, MUW (9-5) 1
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HOW IT HAPPENED, GAME 1
-Sewanee started the contest with three runs in the bottom of the first. Beau Allen brought home Trey Akins on an RBI single.

-Tyler Dunbar followed suit with a base knock to score Josh Roberts.

-Derek Hullings brought the third run of the inning home on an RBI single to bring home Allen.

-In the second inning, Jared Demkowicz's single to the left side scored Riley Brandvold to push the lead to 4-0.

-In the fourth, Sewanee brought home five runs, led by Beau Allen's two-run RBI triple.

-Leading 9-0 heading into the bottom of the sixth, the home team brought four runs, capped by Brandvold's two-run single to give the Tigers the 13-0 win.

HOW IT HAPPENED, GAME 2
-In the bottom of the second inning, Tyler Dunbar scored the first run of game two on an error.

-After the Owls evened the score in the top of the third, the Tigers exploded for six runs in the bottom half, led by a two-run RBI single by Drew Mancuso.

-The Tigers added a run in the sixth to secure the 8-1 victory.

SEWANEE KEY STATISTICS
-Josh Roberts and Beau Allen each collected three hits in game one. Allen legged out two triples, drove in two RBI and scored three runs.

-Riley Brandvold, Trey Akins and Drew Mancuso each tallied three hits in game two. Mancuso drove in three runs in the second game.

-Mancuso (1-2) tossed a seven-inning complete game shutout in the opener, allowing three hits and punching out nine.

-Trey Holland (1-2) allowed one unearned run on five hits in five innings in the evening cap.

MUW KEY STATISTICS
-Lukas Murphy notched two hits in the second game for the Owls.

-Drew Williams (3-2) and Will Peters (2-2) took the loss for the visitors.

UP NEXT
Sewanee will look to get series finale in on Saturday. First pitch is scheduled for 11 a.m., but stay tuned to Sewanee social media for updates.

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