Baseball Falls Twice in Double-Header vs. PSU Brandywine
Penn State Wilkes-Barre (3-11-1 PSUAC and 3-13-1 overall) lost the first game of a double-header against Penn State Brandywine on Thursday afternoon 4-5. The game went into extra innings after Wilkes-Barre tied the game in the 7th inning. Unfortunately, Wilkes-Barre was unable to score another run in the 8th inning. Steve Ash had two hits and scored one run, while Ed Moffett had one hit and two RBIs for the Mountain Lions. Starting pitcher Rob Reilly pitched six innings and allowed eight hits and four earned runs.
In the second game of the double-header, Penn State Wilkes-Barre (3-12-1 PSUAC and 3-14-1 overall) was unable to bounce back and fell short of a victory with a score of 2-9. Tyler Loftus had one hit, one run, and one RBI for the Mountain Lions. Jonathan Aston started the second game at pitcher and allowed ten hits and six earned runs in five innings. Penn State Wilkes-Barre will next play at home against Penn College this Saturday in a double-header beginning at 2pm.