Mount Union Weekly Baseball Report -- Raiders Play Three of Four on the Road This Week

Mount Union Weekly Baseball Report -- Raiders Play Three of Four on the Road This Week

Overall Record: 8-9
OAC Record: 0-2
Streak: L2

Last Week's Results (1-2)
Tuesday, March 22 at Pitt-Greensburg -- W, 15-3 | Recap 
Saturday, March 26 vs. Marietta -- L, 6-5 | Recap
Saturday, March 26 vs. Marietta -- L, 18-8 | Recap

This Week's Games
Tuesday, March 29 at Ohio Wesleyan, 4 p.m. | Live Stats
Wednesday, March 30 vs. Thiel (Pa.), 2 p.m. | Live stats
Saturday, April 2 at Heidelberg, 1 p.m. | Live stats | Video
Saturday, April 2 at Heidelberg, 4 p.m. | Live stats | Video 

Hitter of the Week Nominee

Scott Sherwood / Sr. / CF / Mentor (Mentor) 

Sherwood went 7-for-13 at the plate (.538 batting average) with a double and five runs batted in to go along with two stolen bases. He went 4-of-5 with a double and drove in two runs in the 15-3 win at Pitt-Greensburg.  He drove in three runs on four hits in the 6-5 loss in game one versus Marietta before leaving the second game with an injury.

Pitcher of the Week Nominee

Sam Clarke / Sr. / RHP / Strongsville (Strongsville)

Clarke went 8.0 innings and got a no decision in the 6-5 loss to Marietta last week.  He gave up five runs (four earned) on 10 hits with three strikeouts.

Mount Union in OAC Statistics

Batting Avg. -- .313 (T-3rd)
Hits -- 163 (6th)
Runs -- 98 (7th)

Earned Run Avg. -- 3.73 (4th)
Strikeouts -- 92 (8th)
Runs Allowed -- 75 (3rd)

Notes

Mount Union sophomore Billy Goodall (Canfield/South Range) has a 14-game hitting streak ... Goodall leads the team in hitting this season with a .415 batting average ... Sherwood is hitting .403 on the season while fellow senior James Weber (Auburn, Ind./Garrett) has a team-best 18 RBI and is hitting .382 ... Freshman pitcher Phil Mary (Venetia, Pa./Peters Township) is 2-1 on the season in a team-high eight appearances with 23 strikeouts and a 0.86 earned run average in 21.0 innings.