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Whitewater Warhawks roll past Edgewood

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Gazette staff
April 21, 2011
— UW-Whitewater pounded out 25 hits Monday en route to a doubleheader sweep over visiting Edgewood College in nonconference college baseball.

The Warhawks (20-5) notched 14 hits for a 12-2 Game 1 victory and added 11 more hits in Game 2 for a 14-2 win. The mercy rule ended both games.


Jeff Donovan had a perfect day at the plate, going 3 for 3 in each game. Jared Fon had two hits in each game and added a pair of doubles.


Mathew Roberts (1-1) went the distance for Whitewater for the Game 1 victory, allowing two runs on seven hits. Tom Kerndt (1-0) worked six innings and allowed two runs on six hits to win the second game.


Whitewater hosts Concordia University (Illinois) at 1 p.m. Thursday.


Game 1
WHITEWATER 12, EDGEWOOD 2

Edgewood College 000 011 0—2 7 1


UW-Whitewater 003 044 1—12 14 0


Towns, Ales (6) and King; Roberts and Coe


Leading hitters—King (E) 2x3, Curtis (E) 2x3, Putnam (W) 2x4, Eichstaedt (W) 2x4, Donovan (W) 3x3, Fon (W) 2x3. 2B—Zadra (E), Donovan (W), Fon (W), Peot (W), Bartlein (W).


SO—Towns 1, Roberts 6. BB—Towns 3, Ales 2, Roberts 1.


Game 2
WHITEWATER 14, EDGEWOOD 2

Edgewood College 001 100 0—2 6 4


UW-Whitewater 270 221 x—14 11 1


Hillman, Mayer (2), Ostrowski (6) and Raupp; Kerndt, Mortensen (7) and Gromalak.


Leading hitters—Schlosser (E) 2x2, Donovan (W) 3x3, Fon (W) 2x3, Bauer (W) 2x4. 2B—Donovan (W), Fon (W), Bartlein (W), Bauer (W).


SO—Hillman 1, Mayer 2, Ostrowski 1, Kerndt 3, Mortensen 1. BB—Hillman 4, Mayer 2, Ostrowski 1, Kerndt 2.



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