Cougars split series with Knights
UMM Sports Information
The University of Minnesota, Morris split a series with Martin Luther on Saturday, April 26, dropping the first contest 8-0, but ending the afternoon on a 11-3 win in game two.
The Cougars will now host M|State Community and Technical College in Morris at 1:30 on Wednesday, April 30 before traveling to Mankato to take on Bethany Lutheran in a tripleheader on May 1.
Martin Luther 8, UM-Morris 0
The Knights showed no mercy, capitalizing on seven Cougar errors and putting up scores in the third, fifth, seventh, and eighth to blank UMM 8-0 in game one on Saturday.
Jake Schmitz, Christian Korlath, and Chandler Erickson combined for the Cougars’ three hits of the game, including a Korlath double.
UM-Morris 11, Martin Luther 3The Cougars flipped the script in game two, winning the contest 11-3 by capitalizing on eight Knight errors.Cody Reinke upped his batting average, going 4-for-4 at the plate in game two with a double and RBI.Kylan Hill was 1-for-4, knocking in two with his single.Brodie Raymond was credited the win for the Cougars, pitching seven innings. Raymond allowed three earned runs on nine hits. Devin Waldvogel got the save.