Manchester College junior Corey Marchant(Fort Wayne, Ind./Bishop Dwenger) leads Division III in home runs and ranks in batting average
Manchester College junior Brad Murphy (Fort Wayne, Ind./Carroll) ranks in top 10 in hit by pitches
Manchester College junior Justin Scott (Fort Wayne, Ind./Snider) ranks in top 35 in victories
Manchester College junior Bryce Murphy (Ossian, Ind./Norwell) ranks in top 50 in complete games
Manchester 5 – Anderson 0 (box attached as 17apr12.htm)
SPARTANS GET SIXTH STRAIGHT WIN IN 5-0 VICTORY AT ANDERSON
Manchester’s baseball team picked up their sixth straight conference win on Tuesday as Manchester shutout Anderson 5-0. MC scored one run in the top of the first inning, and held that lead until the seventh and eighth innings where they scored a pair of runs in both innings.
Kyle Konarski picked up the win for Manchester, surrendering just four hits and striking out five batters in nine complete innings. Bryce Murphy went 3-5 with a run scored and an RBI to lead Manchester. Corey Marchant went 2-5 with a pair of singles and an RBI, while Cody Schell was 2-4 with a run and an RBI.
Manchester improves to 18-12, on the season, 10-5 in conference play, and will return to action on Saturday as they travel to Hanover for the first two of a three-game series against the Panthers.