DuBOIS, Pa – DuBois took on the No. 1 seed College of Cincinnati Clermont in the US Collegiate Athletic Affiliation World Collection Wednesday afternoon for a spot within the Nationwide Championship sport Thursday, Could 20. DuBois, the No. 2 seed, bested their opponent 3-2.
The pitching/catching mixture featured two USCAA World Collection MVP’s in Joey Dipietro (2018) catching, and Toner Corl (2019) pitching.
The primary inning stayed silent with each pitchers doing work for his or her golf equipment. UC Clermont got here in with the primary run of the sport within the backside of the second inning, however DuBois would come proper again within the prime of the third with their very own run to tie the sport with a single from Corl that introduced Brandon Sicheri in to attain.
DuBois took the lead within the prime of the fourth with a house run from Daniel Stauffer. That was Stauffer’s second dwelling run in as many video games.
Clermont got here again fast with one other run within the backside of the fourth. A pitching battle went forwards and backwards for the following few innings between three completely different pitchers from Clermont, and Corl. The highest of the seventh inning discovered Sicheri on base once more, and with two outs Logan Wagner got here up as a pinch hitter. Brett Beith got here in as a pinch runner for Sicheri, and as Wagner smashed a base hit to proper discipline Beith got here round to attain and take the lead, 3-2.
Stauffer got here in to shut out the sport from the mound within the prime of the seventh. The primary two batters went down on strike outs, and the third would pop as much as Stauffer to finish the sport as Stuaffer received one other save in as many video games.
DuBois will transfer on to the USCAA World Collection Championship sport at 2 p.m. Thursday, Could 20.
Corl gave up solely 5 hits, two runs, and struck out 4 batters. Corl went 1 for 3 from the plate, and added an RBI. Sicheri went 2 for 3 with an enormous seventh-inning hit, and Stauffer went 1 for 3 along with his RBI off of his dwelling run.
Final Up to date Could 20, 2021