|Date:||March 15, 2019|
|Time:||12:30 pm||Results:||W 17-2 (7)||Location:||Kino Sports Complex - Tuscson, Ariz.|
Luther exploded for 17 runs on 15 hits and defeated Concordia Wisconsin 17-2 in seven innings. After taking an early 7-0 lead with four complete, the Norse finished all of their scoring thanks to a 10-run fifth.
Jake Vogt, Jake Halverson and Owen Vander Linden all had three RBI. Bryce Hingst and Matt Clark drove in two runs each, while Trent Athmann, Derek McCready, Tanner Reising and Joe McKibben were all credited with one RBI.
Joey Cardamon threw five scoreless innings en route to his first win of the season. Cardamon faced 17 batters, allowed four hits, walked one and struck out five.
The win snapped Luther's five-game losing streak. The Norse are now 4-5 overall. Tomorrow, Luther will face Weseleyan University (CT) in a double header that is scheduled to begin at at 4:00 p.m. central time.
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586