The Northfield baseball team got a 4 hit complete game pitching performance from Sam Burcroff as they picked up a big road win at Tippecanoe Valley 3-1 Wednesday.
The Norse grabbed a 2-0 lead in the third when Cole Rosen drew a one out walk. Jacob Truman would sacrifice Rosen to second before Rosen stole third and scored on a passed ball. Chance Hartman was then hit by a pitch, followed by Blake Harner and Braden Ripplinger also being hit by pitches to load the bases. Jared Vigar would then be the fourth straight Norse batter to be hit by a pitch that forced home Hartman to lead 2-0.
Valley would cut the Norse lead in half in the fourth with the Norse getting the run back in the fifth. With one out Harner would draw a walk and was followed by Ripplinger reaching on an error. With two outs Matt Coe would single home Harner for a 3-1 lead which the Norse held.