Early Spurt Leads DePauw Past Rose-Hulman


StempleSJFCTERRE HAUTE, IND. -- DePauw University scored seven runs in the third inning to earn a 13-1 baseball victory over Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in non-conference action on Wednesday night.

Jason Cohen led DePauw with three hits and scored twice.  Four Tigers added two hits each.

Mike Peterson improved to 2-3 on the season by earning the pitching victory.  Peterson scattered five hits and allowed no earned runs with two strikeouts for DePauw.

Senior Chris Stemple (Mount Vernon) led the Rose-Hulman with two hits, including a double, and scored one run.  Senior Michael Kovacs (Cincinnati, Ohio/Moeller) added an RBI single.

Rose-Hulman dropped to 14-8 on the season, while DePauw improved to 11-15.  The Engineers return to action with a three-game series at Bluffton University beginning Friday at 4 p.m.