Baseball Splits Doubleheader With Bethany Lutheran in Tucson Opener
Saturday, March 16, 2013
TUCSON, AZ - Calvin split a doubleheader on the first day of its spring trip in Arizona, defeating Bethany Lutheran 7-4 in the opener before falling 14-8 in the nightcap.
In game one, junior righthander Jeff Victor (Holland/Holland Christian HS) picked up the win to improve to 1-1 on the year. Senior Ben Cok (Grand Rapids/Grand Rapids Christian HS) went 2 for 3 ast the plate with a double, triple and three runs batted in. Junior catcher Kyle Spoelma (Grand Rapids/South Christian HS) went 2 for 4 with a double and two runs scored. As a team, Calvin had 11 hits.
In game two, junior Grant VanderWall (Wyoming/South Christian HS) took the loss to fall to 0-1 on the year. Sophomore Garrett Harder (Fenwick/West Michigan Lutheran HS) went 2 for 3 with a double and a run scored. Freshman Jordan VanderWall (Wyoming/South Christian HS) also collected two runs batted in as Calvin collected 12 hits as a team.
Calvin is set to face Augsburg (MN) in a doubleheader Saturday afternoon.