SPRING ARBOR, Mich. – Bethel Baseball salvaged a split against Spring Arbor on Monday. After falling 6-1 in the opener, Frank Plesac delivered a gem of a start, throwing a complete game two-hit shutout in a 2-0 Pilot victory. The freshman struck out five while allowing just three base runners on the day.
- Game 1 Score: Spring Arbor def. Bethel 6-1
- Game 2 Score: Bethel def. Spring Arbor 2-0
- Records: Bethel (9-30, 6-18) | Spring Arbor (18-18, 12-12)
- NAIA Top 25 Coaches’ Poll: Bethel – NR | Spring Arbor – NR
- Location: Burbridge Field | Spring Arbor University | Spring Arbor, Mich.
GAME 1 STAT TRACKER
- Kawambee Moss: 3-4, 2B, 2 SB
- Jake Schalasky: 2-4, 2B, R
- Thomas Dolan: 0-4, RBI
- Justin Rasmussen: 6.0 IP, 8 H, 2 ER, 5 K
GAME 2 STAT TRACKER
- Kawambee Moss: 1-3, 2B, RBI
- Eli MacDonald: 1-4, RBI
- Frank Plesac: 7.0 IP, CG, W, 2 H, 0 R, 5 K, 1 BB
INSIDE THE BOXSCORE
- The Pilots left eight runners on base in each game.
- The Pilots recorded their third shutout this season and their first since March 5.
NEXT TIME OUT
- The Pilots host Goshen in a US Highway 20 Cup Series matchup on Friday and Saturday at Jenkins Stadium.