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Luther improved to 4-1 after sweeping Oberlin College 10-0 and 4-1 this afternoon in Tucscon, Ariz.
In game one, the Norse scored 10 runs on 12 hits, scoring six in the fourth and four in the seventh. Andy Briggs led the offensive attack driving in three runs while going 2-for-5 at the plate. Matt Larson, Zach Hendrikson, Aldon Severson, Dakotah Rostad and Thomas Weber all drove in a run.
Alex Byom (2-0) was credited with the win going the distance on the mound. Byom threw a three-hit shut out, walking four and striking out five.
Danny Smith (1-0) picked up his first win of the season allowing one run on five hits in seven full innings of work. Smith faced 27 batters, walked three and struck out three.
Austen Graham, Matt Larson and Mitch Knippenberg all drove in a run. Larson was the only player to produce multiple hits going 2-for-3 at the plate.
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