Friday, March 16, 2012

Baseball breaks out brooms, sweeps Whitman

By Justin Buchanan, Sports Editor

Pacific Lutheran baseball had another strong weekend after sweeping Whitman 17-2 Friday and 10-1 Saturday, continuing the winning streak to five games.

First-year Collin Nilson and senior Nathan Eisenhauer had strong pitching performances, going seven innings each behind an explosive offence.

The Lutes advance to 5-1 in the NWC and 10-5 overall. They play at Whitworth March 17 at noon and 3 p.m. and Saturday at Whitworth at noon.