Lake Bachar is the first UW-Whitewater player to be picked in the draft since 2010 when Ben Versnik was selected by Seattle in the 38th round.
For the second straight day of the World Series, rain hit the Grand Chute area, again delaying the games.
The Warhawks started and ended the regular season on high notes and now hope to keep momentum going in Grand Chute
Tom Klawitter has directed a squad of pitchers that has a team ERA of 3.08, helping the Warhawks to a 33-15 record and a berth in the NCAA Division III World Series that starts Friday at Grand Chute.
Senior Curtis Morgan and sophomore Lake Bachar each went nine innings Saturday to lead the UW-Whitewater baseball team to 11-0 and 5-3 victories over Rose-Hulman to win the double-elimination Central Regional.
Nathan Reuvers, a versatile 6-foot-10 forward from Lakeville (Minn.) North High School, gave UW an oral commitment for the Badgers' 2017 freshman class during an unofficial visit on Wednesday.
Whitewater (30-14) plays at 3:30 p.m. today against Augustana College..
Taylor Kohlwey hit for the cycle and had four RBI, and the Eagles scored six runs in the first inning to beat UW-Whitewater 14-5 in the first of two possible games to win their third WIAC conference title.
The UW-Whitewater Warhawks beat UW-Oshkosh 3-2 in an elimination game Saturday night to advance to the final day of the WIAC baseball tournament.
The Warhawks (28-13) will have to battle through the losers bracket in the double-elimination tournament starting with a game against Aurora (Illinois) on Saturday.