ST. CLOUD STATE UNIVERSITY HUSKY BASEBALL REPORT

The Huskies split on Friday with the No. 19th ranked NCC rivals Mankato State University Mavericks. They dropped the first game 7-5, but they come back the second game for a big 12-8 over the now 14-2 Mavericks.

MANKATO STATE UNIV. 7 SCSU HUSKIES 5 (7 Innings)

The starting pitcher for the Huskies, Junior lefty Matt Osterberg from Coleman, Wisconsin threw 5 2/3 innings. He gave up 7 hits, 6 runs, issued four walks and he recorded ten strikeouts, he was the pitcher of record. A lefty freshman Jack Habeck from Appleton, Wisconsin threw 1/3 of an inning, he issued a pair of walks. A junior right hander Nick Brauns from Peoria, Arizona, threw one inning in relief, he gave up two hits and one run.

The Huskies offense was led by a pair of home runs and a double. A freshman from Federal Way, Washington, Tate Wallat went 1 for 2 with a home run and a sacrifice fly for two RBIs. A senior from Paynesville High School, Matt Quade went 1 for 3 with 390’ plus shot to left field for a home run. A junior from Blue Springs, Missouri, Caleb Marquez went 2 for 3 for 2 RBI’s. A senior from Tolleson, Arizona, Lenny Walker went 2 for 3 with a double and he scored a run. A junior from Kenal, Arkansas, Paul Steffensen went 2 for 4 with a stolen base. A junior from East Ridge High School, Max Gamm went 1 for 4, with a stolen base and he scored a run. A freshman from Appleton, Wisconsin, John Nett went 1 for 4 and he scored a run.

The Mavericks starting pitcher, Jon Ludwig earned the win with five innings of work. He scattered 9 hits, gave up 5 runs and he recorded 6 strikeouts. Hunter Even threw one inning in relief to earn the save, he recorded 2 strikeouts. Their offense was led by Cam Kline, he went 2 for 3 for 3 RBI’s, he earned a walk and he scored a run. Ross Indiecaffer went
1 for 1 with a double for a RBI, he earned a walk and he scored a run. Joey Werner went 2 for 2 for a RBI, he earned a walk, had a stolen base and he scored a run. Nick Altermatt went 2 for 5 for a RBI and he scored two runs and Teddy Petersen went 2 for 4, with a walk, stolen base and he scored a pair of runs.

SCSU HUSKIES 12 MANKATO STATE UNIV. 8

The Huskies defeated the 14-3 Mavericks with three big home runs and four doubles, leading their offense. The Huskies starting pitcher a junior right hand from Goodyear, Arizona, Fabian Villegas threw 4 1/3 innings, he gave up 6 hits, four runs, one walk and he recorded five strikeouts. A freshman right hander from Chanhassen High School, Tommy Thompson threw 3 1/3 innings in relief to earn the win. He gave up seven hits, three runs, and he recorded one strikeout. A freshman right hander from Rocori High School, Eli Emerson, threw 2/3 innings in relief, he gave up two hits and one run. A senior right hander from Tacoma, Washington, Mack Larson threw 2/3 of an inning to earn the save.

The Huskies offense was led by Max Gamm, the Husky second baseman, he went 4 for 5 with a home run and a double for 2 RBI’s, two stolen bases and he scored three runs. Jake Shusterich the Husky first baseman went 3 for 4 with a home run and a double, he earned a walk and he scored four runs. Caleb Marquez the Husky DH went 3 for 4 with a double for three RBI’s, he scored one run and he earned a walk. A freshman from St. Cloud Tech High School, Drew Bulson went 1 for 3 with a towering home run for 2 RBI’s and he earned a walk, he was the Husky catcher in game #2. Tate Wallat the Husky third baseman went 1 for 4 with a sacrifice fly and a double for 2 RBI’s. Matt Quade the Husky right fielder had a sacrifice fly for a RBI and he was hit by a pitch. Paul Steffensen the Huskies left fielder had a stolen base and he scored a run, John Nett the Huskies center fielder earned a walk and he scored a pair of runs and Lenny Walker had a stolen base as a pinch runner.

The starting pitcher for the Mavericks, Cam Kline was their pitcher of record. He threw 5 innings, he gave up 9 hits, 7 runs, 1 walk and he recorded five strikeouts. Their offense was led by Teddy Petersen, he went 3 for 5 with a double for a RBI and Jack Waletich went 2 for 5 with a home run. Ben Livorsi went 1 for 4 with a home run and a sacrifice and Joey Werner went 1 for 5 with a double. Nick Altermatt went 1 for 5 with a home run and Adam Schneider went 1 for 4 for a RBI. Ross Indiecaffer went 2 for 5 with a double and he scored a run and Ty Denzer went 3 for 3 and he scored a run.

MANKATO STATE UNIV. 3 SCSU HUSKIES 2
(Saturday 12:00@ Faber Field)

The Huskies starting pitcher, Trevor Koenig, a lefty from St. Cloud Tech High School started on the mound. He threw 8 innings, he gave up 7 hits, 3 walks and he recorded 9 strikeouts. He did strikeout the side in the 4th inning, after the Mavericks filled the bases. Nick Brauns a junior right hander from Peoria, Arizona threw the final inning in relief, he gave up 1 hit. Four errors really hurt and runners picked off base hurt, despite the strong pitching performance.

The Huskies offense was led by John Nett, the Huskies center fielder. He went 3 for 4 with a triple and a double for a RBI and he scored a run. Tyler Schiller the Huskies DH went 1 for 3 and he was hit by a pitch and Tate Wallat the Huskies third baseman went 1 for 4 and he scored a run. Matt Quade the Huskies right fielder went 1 for 4 and Max Gamm had a sacrifice bunt for a RBI, he earned two walks and he had a stolen base. Jake Shusterich the Huskies first baseman earned a walk, Caleb Marquez the Huskies catcher earned a walk and Kyle Rodriquez the Husky shortstop had a sacrifice.

The Mavericks starting pitcher Nick Altermatt threw 5 innings, he gave up 4 hits, 2 runs, 2 walks and he recorded five strikeouts. Jack Zigan earned the win, with two innings of relief, he gave up 1 hit, 1 walk and he recorded 1strikeout. Hunter Even earned the save with one inning of relief, he recorded a pair of strikeouts. Their offense was led by Adam Schneider, he went 2 for 4 for 2 RBI’s and Ross Indiecaffer went 3 for 5 and he scored a run. Jack Friedges went
1 for 3 with a double, a sacrifice and he scored a run. Joe Werner went 1 for 4, he earned a walk, scored a run and he had a stolen base. Cam Kline went 1 for 4 and he was hit by a pitch and Ben Livorski earned a pair of walks.

NEXT HUSKY GAME:
Wednesday April 7th
1:30/3:30 DH
Winona State University
@ Faber Field

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