Tonight Penn State DuBois hosted the Highlanders of Houghton College in a single 9-inning game at Showers Field. DuBois comes off of a conference sweep of New Kensington this past weekend, and was looking to knock off the Highlanders as well.
Hitting – Toner Corl (Central Mountain) led the way for the Nittany Lions tonight from the plate. Corl had 4 hits in 5 at bats, and drove in 4 runs on 2 doubles. Thayne Morgan (Clearfield) backed that up with a 3 hit performance of his own to help DuBois score 9 runs on 16 hits in the game.
Pitching – Austin Amacher (Ridgway) led the Nittany Lions from the mound tonight. Amacher went 2 innings, giving up only 1 hit. Logan Johnson (Penns Valley) came in for 2 innings of relief, striking out 3 Highlanders, and allowing 0 hits. Morgan Bell (Somerset) came in for a 2 inning appearance as well, giving up only 1 hit. Bryce Hanley (Central Mountain), Justin Orlowski (Grove City), and Thomas Plummer (Clarion) rounded out the final 3 innings, combining for 0 hits to end the night.