The Washington University baseball team faced off against No. 10 Case Western Reserve University at Kelly Field this past weekend for a four game series. The Bears split the series 2-2, winning Friday and Saturday by margins of 6-1 and 4-3 respectively, before dropping the final two contests, 9-1 and 4-0.
The Washington University baseball and softball teams had rough outings this weekend as both teams dropped their series against Emory University.
The Washington University baseball team capped off a successful weekend of play on Sunday, winning their third game and clinching the series against New York University.
The Washington University baseball team split a doubleheader with Illinois Wesleyan University Sunday at Kelly Field, dropping the first game, 6-1, before winning the second, 8-1.
It’s been a busy spring for Washington University athletics. But, for the most part, scheduled spring games are over, and Wash. U. athletes, just like the rest of us, are now strapping in for the push through finals week, all the while preparing for playoff matches on the other side of their exams.
At Division III schools, most athletes end their career after their graduate. One Bear, however, is not letting his dream die when he receives his diploma in Brookings Quadrangle this May.
The Washington University baseball and softball teams must have been given the same script this weekend, because each went win-loss-win-loss against Case Western Reserve University Friday and Saturday, with each respective pair of wins and losses following a similar pattern.
Pitching on his birthday, senior Brad Margolin delivered a performance worth celebrating. On Friday, in the first game of Washington University’s series against 10th-ranked Emory University, Margolin struck out nine and allowed only one hit in a complete game shutout.
Despite nature postponing the Washington University baseball team’s doubleheader with Illinois Wesleyan University until Sunday, the Bears made the most of the afternoon, beating the Titans 14-1 and 5-2 at Kelly Field.
The Washington University baseball team wrapped up a five-game home stand with ease, defeating neighbor Fontbonne University 10-2 Wednesday afternoon at Kelly Field.