INDIANAPOLIS –The Bethel College baseball team fought back to send the game to extra innings but could not complete the comeback, falling 6-5 in ten innings to Marian on Friday afternoon in Indianapolis. The Pilots pitching staff only allowed two earned runs on the day.
- Score: Marian def. Bethel 6-5 (10 innings)
- Records: Bethel (9-17, 5-8) | Marian (16-11, 8-3)
- NAIA Top 25 Coaches’ Poll: Bethel – not rated | Marian – not rated
- Location: MU Ballpark | Marian University | Indianapolis, Ind.
- Mason Love: 2-4, 2B
- Luke Adams: 2-2, RBI
- Syam Lafi: 2-4, 2B, R
- Sullivan Swingley: 0-3, 2 BB, RBI, 2 R
- Justin Rasmussen: 7.0 IP, 2 ER, 6 H
INSIDE THE BOXSCORE
- The Pilots scored runs in the eighth, ninth to tie it, and tenth to take a lead, but allowed two runs in the bottom of the tenth to get walked off.
- Mason Love returned to action with two hits, including a double.
- The Pilots left ten runners on base, belting out nine hits and walking five times.
- The Pilots continue in Indianapolis to take on Marian in a double header on Saturday at 1 pm.