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Simpson College (1x9)

From site: Baseball

Date:April 15, 2017
Time:10:00 am
Results:17-2 (8)
Location:Indianola, Iowa

Luther swept the three-game series against Simpson College, defeating the Storm 17-2 in eight innings this morning in Indianola. The win gives Luther an Iowa Conference mark of 8-7, 15-11 overall.

Leading 10-2 entering the top of the eighth, the Norse tallied eight of their 18 hits, that led to seven runs. Five different players drove in a run including Jon Opdahl who drove in two with his second double of the frame.

Jake Vogt, Bryce Hingst, Opdahl and Cody Reimer all had three hits. Reimer hit a three-run home run to right field in the seventh and finished the game with four RBI.

Nate Beckman (2-5) was credited with the win. Beckman allowed two runs on six hits, walked three and struck out three. 

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Luther will return to action on Monday, April 17 when it will travel to Woodside Sports Complex, Mauston, Wis., to place Lawrence University (2x7). Start time is scheduled for 7:00 p.m.

Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586