MISHAWAKA, Ind. – The Bethel College baseball team allowed double digit runs to Mount Vernon Nazarene for the third straight game and fell 13-2 to the visiting Cougars. Mason Love went 2-for-3 from the plate and extended his team-leading total to 27 runs batted in on the season.
Score: Mount Vernon Nazarene def. Bethel 13-2
Records: Bethel (11-29, 7-20) | Mount Vernon Nazarene (36-15, 19-8)
NAIA Top 25 Coaches’ Poll: Bethel – not rated | Mount Vernon Nazarene – not rated
Location: Jenkins Stadium | Bethel College | Mishawaka, Ind.
Mason Love: 2-3, 2B, 2 RBI
Jake Wilburn: 2-4, SB, R
James Spera: 1-4
Syam Lafi: 1-4
INSIDE THE BOXSCORE
For the second game in a row, the Pilots allowed the Cougars to jump out to a huge lead on the back of a seven-run second inning.
The Pilots left seven runners on base and struck out ten times in the game.
Mason Love hit his tenth double of the season and recorded his team-leading 27th run batted in.
The Pilots finish their season at home on Tuesday with Senior Day against Aquinas with a single, nine-inning game at 4 pm.