St. Olaf 1, UW-Stevens Point 0 (Gm 1 Box) | UW-Stevens Point 10, St. Olaf 2 (Gm 2 Box)

Sand's two-hit shutout gets Oles split with Pointers

Mike Ludwig
March 27, 2013

AUBURNDALE, Fla. - Brady Sand threw a two-hit shutout in a 1-0 game one victory, as St. Olaf split a baseball doubleheader with UW-Stevens Point on Wednesday.

Game One: St. Olaf 1, UW-Stevens Point 0
Sand struck out five and faced just one over the minimum as he became the third straight St. Olaf pitcher to throw a complete game.

St. Olaf scored in the sixth inning on a Pointer error with two outs. Nick Kulla, who scored the game-winning run, led off the inning with a single and was moved up by a Chris Paradise sacrifice bunt.

Game Two: UW-Stevens Point 10, St. Olaf 2
UW-Stevens Point broke a 2-2 tie when it scored twice in the fifth and six times in the sixth to get the 10-2 win and doubleheader split.

Ryan Schilter was 3-for-4 with three runs and two RBIs and Dan Douglas 2-for-3 for the Pointers.

Chris Paradise was 2-for-4, while Nick Denn had a two-run, game-tying single in the third inning for St. Olaf. St. Olaf was plagued by three errors that led to six unearned runs.

Contact media relations specialist Mike Ludwig at (507) 786-3834 or ludwigm@stolaf.edu.