Monday, March 10, 2014
FORT PIERCE, Fla. - The Westminster College baseball team was swept by Richard Stockton on Monday in day two in Florida. The Titans lost game one, 12-1, and lost, 14-4, in game two.
Westminster was plagued by eight errors in both games combined.
Titan freshman Nate McMaster (Stow, OH / Stow-Munroe Falls) got the loss in his first career start in game one. McMaster went three innings and gave up nine runs (seven earned) off eight hits. Richard Stockton out-hit Westminster, 12-9.
In game two, Westminster freshman Danny Owoc (Penn. Township, PA / Penn-Trafford) got the nod for his first collegiate start. Owoc went 2.1 innings and gave up seven runs (only two earned) off five hits and walked five batters. Titan junior Duncan Watt (Pickering, ON / Dunbarton) earned a team-high three hits and had one run scored.
Westminster will continue its 10-game Florida Trip on Tuesday as it plays Martin Luther in a doubleheader. First pitch is slated for 9 a.m.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 378 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.