TERRE HAUTE, IND. -- The Rose-Hulman Institute of
Technology baseball series finale with Hanover College was declared
a no contest due to dense fog in the outfield.
The two teams battled to a 2-2 score in the bottom of the fourth
inning, before a thunderstorm rolled in and caused a 75-minute rain
delay. Following the rain delay, Hanover retired a
Rose-Hulman batter to send the game into the fifth inning tied at
Following a Hanover scoreless fifth inning, the game was
declared a no contest. Fog formed in the outfield and caused
an unplayable condition.
All statistics from the game are nullified, and the game is
considered to have not been played. Due to Heartland
Collegiate Athletic Conference baseball scheduling guidelines, the
contest will not be made up.
Rose-Hulman stands 19-8 on the season and 10-3 in HCAC play,
while Hanover remains 17-12 and 7-7 in league games. The
Fightin' Engineers return to action on Tuesday at Franklin