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Cornell College (1x9)

From site: Baseball

Date:April 20, 2017
Time:4:00 pm
Results:6-7
Location:Mount Vernon, Iowa

Luther was defeated by Cornell this afternoon in Mount Vernon by a score of 7-6. The Rams produced 16 hits and scored three runs in the third, one in both the fourth and sixth innings and two in the seventh.

Trailing 7-3 entering the top of the eighth, Luther made things interesting by scoring three runs on two hits.

The Norse produced 15 hits and were led by Mitch Bruggers who was 4-for-6. Joe Silversmith went 3-for-5, while Jake Vogt, Bryce Hingst and Joe Sullivan all tallied two hits. Sullivan drove in two runs as did Max Uetz.

Teddy Klingsporn (5-1) suffered the loss, his first of the year. Klingsporn allowed four runs on 11 hits, walked two and struck out seven. 

Box Score

The loss gives Luther an overall record of 17-12. Cornell improved to 10-13.

Luther will wrap up its non-conference schedule this Sunday, April 23 when it hosts Northland College. This double header (2x7) is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m.

Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586