Saints Win, Stay Alive in NCAA Regional

By KBJR News 1

Saints Win, Stay Alive in NCAA Regional

May 17, 2013 Updated May 17, 2013 at 2:25 PM CST

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Duluth, Minn. native Parker Olson hit a walk-off sacrifice fly in the bottom of the 10th inning on Friday afternoon, giving the #6-seeded St. Scholastica baseball team a 3-2 win over #3-seeded UW-Whitewater in the NCAA Division III Midwest regional tournament.

The win keeps the Saints' in contention for the programs' first-ever regional championship, with the team now (2-1) in the double elimination bracket.

Duluth, Minn. native Mickie Keuning went eight innings on the hill, allowing just one earned run on five hits while striking out two batters. Cloquet, Minn. native Thomas Rogers then pitched the next two innings, earning the win while giving up no runs and just two hits.

St. Scholastica will now play #4-seeded UW-Stevens Point at 6:00 p.m., with the winner of that game advancing to the championship round and the loser being eliminated.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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