WINTER HAVEN, FLA. -- Brandeis scored the game winning run in
the sixth inning, and Kyle Brenner tossed a complete game to lead a
3-2 victory over Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in college
baseball action on Sunday.
Rose-Hulman jumped out to a 2-1 lead on a double by junior
Hank Akard (Indianapolis/Ben Davis), an RBI single
by sophomore Andrew Benitez (Mililani, Hawaii) and
an RBI double by junior Bobby Newman (Orland Park,
Brandeis scored once in the first, second and sixth innings to
secure the win. Brenner scattered 10 hits with three
strikeouts to earn the complete game win for Brandeis.
Akard led the Rose-Hulman offense with two doubles. Newman
added a single, double and one RBI, with Benitez contributing two
singles and one RBI. Freshman Andrew Bryant
(Indianapolis/Franklin Central) also had a single and a
Freshman Ben Minich (Mount Prospect,
Ill./Prospect) led the pitching effort with five innings
and two runs allowed for a no decision.
Rose-Hulman stands 1-1 on its Florida trip and returns to action
against Wartburg on Monday.
Rose-Hulman returns to action with a matchup against Wartburg on