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