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Baldwin Wallace University Baseball Team Defeats Dubuque (Iowa), 19-9, in Winter Haven, Florida


Cody Kidd

BEREA, OHIO The Baldwin Wallace University baseball team defeated the University of Dubuque (Iowa) by a score of 19-9 today (Tuesday, March 10, 2009) in Winter Haven, Florida on the third day of its annual spring break trip.  The win was BWs second straight and evened its season record at 2-2.

At the plate, senior ESPN THE MAGAZINE Academic All-American centerfielder Cody Kidd (Wellington) was 4-for-6 with three runs batted-in. Sophomore outfielder Ben Stoper (Medina/Senior) was 3-for-5 with a homerun and senior 2-time All-OAC first baseman Riley Kreisher (Ashtabula/Edgewood) hit a two-run homer for his second round-tripper in as many games.

On the mound, junior Scott Luthman (Celina) pitched the first five innings to pick up the win.

The Yellow Jackets are back in action tomorrow, Wednesday, March 11 when they play a doubleheader against Rhode Island College. The first game is set to begin at 10:00 a.m.

FOR  MORE  INFORMATION, please contact Sports Information Director Kevin Ruple by telephone at (440) 826-2327 and via e-mail at kruple@bw.edu or Assistant SID Nick Minerd by phone at (440) 826-2780 and via e-mail at nminerd@bw.edu.  To contact Head Coach Bob Fisher, please call him at (440) 826-2182 in his office and e-mail him at rfisher@bw.edu.  More information may be accessed on the BW athletics page at www.bw.edu/athletics.
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