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Johnson fans 12 as
Dartmouth stays undefeated
Illinois nips SIU, UNLV downs BYU, UCF
Auburndale, Fla., Michael Johnson fanned 12 over seven scoreless
innings as Dartmouth blanked North Dakota State 6-0 Monday to
remain the lone undefeated team in Division I. The Big Green
(7-0) has enjoyed its second-best start in program history,
behind only the 1903 squad, which won its first eight contests.
Johnson (2-0) scattered five hits and walked one. Duncan
Robinson (2 IP, 1 BB, 1 K) completed the shutout. Dartmouth
scored all its runs in the bottom of the third, keyed by a
two-run triple off the bat of Jeff Keller (right) (2 for 4, R).
John Skrbec went 2 for 2 with a walk for the Bison (8-9).
Illinois 2, Southern Illinois 1 (10)
In Marion, Ill., Michael Hurwitz delivered a
pinch-hit RBI single in the top of the 10th as Illinois
completed a three-game sweep of Southern Illinois at Rent One
Park. The Illini (13-4) have won 12 of their past 13 contests,
their best stretch since 1998. Brandon Hohl (3 for 4) led off
the 10th with a base hit, was sacrificed to second, advanced to
third on a wild pitch and scored the go-ahead run on the single
by Hurwitz. Reid Roper (1 IP, 1 K) pitched a hitless bottom of
the 10th to earn his fifth save, securing the win for Bryan
Roberts (2-0, 2.1 IP, 4 K). Jake Welch had a hit and a run for
the Salukis (9-10).
UNLV 10, BYU 3
In Las Vegas, Justin Jones had three hits to lead
UNLV past BYU at Earl Wilson Stadium. The Rebels (16-5) scored
multiple runs in four of the first five innings. Joey Armstrong
(2 for 4, 3B, 2 R) and Mark Shannon (2 for 3, R) both knocked in
a pair, while T.J. White had two hits and two runs for UNLV.
Shannon (3-0, 7 IP, 6 H, 3 R, 2 BB, 5 K) also picked up the
victory. Adam Law had a three-run double in the third for the
UCF 5, Columbia 1
In Orlando, Fla., Eric Skoglund hurled eight
scoreless innings as UCF won its series against Columbia in
front of 1,145 fans at Jay Bergman Field. Skoglund (1-3) allowed
three hits and one walk while striking out three. Erik Hempe had
a pair of sacrifice flies for the Knights (14-8). Alex Black
homered in the top of the ninth for the Lions (2-9).
Omaha 7, Iowa 6
In Wichita, Kan., Cole Gruber had a two-run
double and scored in a seven-run fifth as Omaha edged Iowa.
Brett Bass and Alex Mortensen both had two hits and a run for
the Mavericks (4-8). Dylan Casey (1-0, 2 IP, 1 H, 2 BB, 3 K)
earned the win in relief, while Josh Bullock (1.1 IP, 2 K)
notched his second save. Kris Goodman went 3 for 3 with two
runs, while Taylor Kaufman and Taylor Zeutenhorst both had two
hits and two RBI for the Hawkeyes (8-8).
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 7, Harvard 6
In Corpus Christi, Texas, Eric Weiss homered and
drove in five as Texas A&M-Corpus Christi nipped Harvard. Weiss
reach on an error and knocked in a run in the fifth. He added a
grand slam in the sixth to give the Islanders (11-9) a 7-5 lead.
Jonathan Gonzales had three hits, including two doubles, and one
RBI for the Islanders. O’Shea Durnes (1-0, 3 IP, 4 H, 1 BB, 1 K)
earned the victory, while Matt Danton (1.1 IP, 1 H, 1 K)
recorded his first save. Carlton Bailey went 5 for 5 with a run
and two RBI, while Tanner Anderson was 4 for 4 with two runs and
one RBI for the Crimson (1-10).
(photos courtesy of Dartmouth Media