AUBURNDALE, FLA. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology scored
11 runs in the first two innings and cruised past Milwaukee School
of Engineering 14-2 as part of the team's baseball trip to Florida
Rose-Hulman pounded out five hits in the first inning and four
more in the second to set the early tone. Junior
Matthew Turk (Addison, Ill./Addison Trail) led the
onslaught with three hits, including a double, and four RBIs.
Sophomore Parker Fulkerson (Terre Haute/Holy Cross
U.) added two singles, one double and scored three
Other Rose-Hulman players with multiple hits included sophomore
Andrew Benitez (Mililani, Hawaii) with two singles
and two runs scored; junior Bobby Newman (Orland Park,
Ill./Sandburg) with two singles, three runs and two RBIs;
and senior Will Burchett (Mokena, Ill./Providence
Catholic) with two singles, one RBI and one run
Sophomore Hank Akard (Indianapolis/Ben Davis)
added a triple and scored twice, with junior Donald Stopka
(Grayslake, Ill./Carmel Catholic) contributing a double,
three RBIs and two runs scored.
The offensive onslaught helped junior Matt Green
(Lemont, Ill.) improve to 1-0 on the season with 6.2
innings on the mound. Green scattered nine hits and allowed
two runs with four stirkeouts in the win.
Rose-Hulman improved to 3-2 in Florida and returns to action on
Thursday with a matchup against Loras.