Mountain Lions Lose Both Games in Double-Header Against PSU Beaver
Penn State Wilkes-Barre (2-4 PSUAC and overall) lost the first game of a double-header against Penn State Beaver 10-2. Wilkes-Barre scored both their runs in the 5th inning but was unable to come back. Matt Kempenski led the way with three hits and one run, while Richard Portugal had one hit and one run for Wilkes-Barre. Steven Ash pitched five innings while allowing seven hits and five earned runs.
The second game of the double-header was much closer. Penn State Wilkes-Barre (2-5 PSUAC and overall) was down 5-4 going into the 6th inning but Penn State Beaver scored two more runs, which cancelled out any chances of a comeback for Wilkes-Barre. The final score of the second game was 7-5. Ronald Missal had two hits and one run for Wilkes-Barre, while Michael Tierney had three hits and two RBIs. Missal was on the mound for three innings and had three strikeouts, three hits, and three earned runs allowed. Penn State Wilkes-Barre plays against Penn State Hazleton on April 7.