College baseball: Bluejays beat Dordt JV twice
SIOUX CENTER, Iowa — After losing their first 10 games of the 2014 spring baseball season, the Minnesota West baseball team put two in the win column Wednesday, beating host Dordt JV 8-2 and 4-3.
West used a six-run fourth inning to top Dordt in the opener. Colin Brons went the distance on the mound, recording nine strikeouts, for the victory.
Eric Koob went 2-for-3 at the plate and drilled a two-run single.
In the second game, Trent Carlson was the winning pitcher, going four and one-third innings and allowing two earned runs. Koob pitched an inning and two-thirds and Brons finished up to get the save.
Dustin Pronk had a hit and two RBI for West.
“We played clean baseball and we finished that last game,” said Bluejays coach TD Hostikka.
Minnesota West is at home Saturday in a doubleheader against Riverland. The first game is slated to begin at 1 p.m.
R H E
Minnesota West 000 600 2 — 8 6 1
Dordt JV 002 000 0 — 2 4 7
R H E
Minnesota West 010 030 0 — 4 3 2
Dordt JV 001 020 0 — 3 6 3