Bearcats Swept in Double Header against Pacific Lutheran

Salem - Willamette was defeated by PLU 1-2 and 12-13 in a double header on Saturday, April 17th. The Bearcats are now 15-17 overall and 11-11 NWC. The Lutes improved to 20-12 overall including 12-5 in conference games.

Willamette scored six runs in the bottom of the fifth in game two, but the Lutes answered with two in the sixth on RBI singles from Soete and Stevenson. The Bearcats again rallied with two in the eighth and one in the ninth before Roetcisoender closed the door for his ninth save. Jeff Caley, who pitched 2 2/3 innings in relief, was the winning pitcher for PLU.

Box Score

Willamette University Baseball 2003
PLU at Willamette Univ. (Game 1)
Apr 17, 2004 at Salem, Oregon (Willamette Univ.)

PLU 2 (11-5) Willamette Univ. 1 (7-10)

Player AB R H BI Player AB R H BI
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Simon, Jared 3b............ 5 0 1 0 Woldseth, Dane 2b.......... 3 0 1 0
Ullom, Chris ss............ 5 0 2 0 Griffin, Colin ss.......... 3 0 0 0
Miller, Jason lf........... 5 0 1 0 Johnson, Matt 3b........... 4 0 1 0
Ochsner, Tyler dh.......... 4 2 1 0 Shull, Travis c............ 4 1 1 0
Fox, David c............... 3 0 2 1 Cox, John 1b............... 3 0 1 0
Whitehall, Justin rf....... 3 0 1 1 Bartels, Andrew lf......... 3 0 0 0
Thorne, Ryan cf............ 4 0 1 0 Gilmore, Brian dh.......... 3 0 0 0
Benes, Bobby 1b............ 3 0 0 0 Drahn, Matt rf............. 3 0 0 0
Stevenson, Tyler 2b........ 4 0 2 0 Halpin, Ken cf............. 3 0 0 0
Serr, Matt p............... 0 0 0 0 Jensen, Jeff p............. 0 0 0 0
Roetcisoender, A. p....... 0 0 0 0
Totals..................... 36 2 11 2 Totals..................... 29 1 4 0

Score by Innings R H E
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PLU................. 000 101 000 - 2 11 0
Willamette Univ..... 000 000 100 - 1 4 1
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E - Johnson. DP - PLU 2. LOB - PLU 10; WU 3. 2B - Fox; Stevenson; Shull. SH - Fox.
SF - Whitehall. SB - Miller; Ochsner; Woldseth. CS - Ullom.

PLU IP H R ER BB SO WP BK HP IBB AB BF FO GO
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Serr, Matt W,5-1.......... 7.0 3 1 1 2 6 0 0 0 0 23 25 5 9
Roetcisoender, A. S,1..... 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 6 2 3

Willamette Univ. IP H R ER BB SO WP BK HP IBB AB BF FO GO
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Jensen, Jeff L,4-5........ 9.0 11 2 2 1 5 1 0 0 0 36 39 14 7

WP - Jensen.

Strikeouts - Ullom 2; Miller 2; Benes; Griffin; Johnson; Gilmore, B 2; Drahn;
Halpin. Walks - Benes; Woldseth; Griffin.

Box Score Game Two

Willamette University Baseball 2003
PLU at Willamette Univ. (Game 2)
Apr 17, 2004 at Salem, Oregon (Willamette Univ.)

PLU 13 (20-11,12-5) Willamette Univ. 12 (14-16,7-11)

Player AB R H BI Player AB R H BI
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Simon, Jared 3b............ 2 1 1 0 Woldseth, Dane 2b.......... 6 2 2 1
Thiess, Blake 3b.......... 1 0 0 0 Griffin, Colin ss.......... 6 1 2 1
Ullom, Chris ss............ 6 2 2 1 Johnson, Matt 3b........... 4 2 0 1
Miller, Jason lf........... 5 2 3 1 Shull, Travis c............ 4 2 3 4
Ochsner, Tyler dh.......... 6 1 3 1 Cox, John 1b............... 4 1 1 0
Fox, David c............... 4 0 0 1 Bartels, Andrew lf......... 5 0 2 1
Whitehall, Justin rf....... 5 3 4 2 Gilmore, Kelly dh/p........ 4 1 1 0
Cafferty, T.J. cf.......... 4 3 3 0 Gilmore, Brian p.......... 0 0 0 1
Soete, Nolan 1b............ 5 1 4 5 Drahn, Matt rf............. 4 1 1 0
Thorne, Ryan pr........... 0 0 0 0 Halpin, Ken cf............. 2 2 2 2
Benes, Bobby 1b........... 1 0 0 0 Murrel, Chris p............ 0 0 0 0
Stevenson, Tyler 2b........ 5 0 2 2 Hedrick, Casey p.......... 0 0 0 0
Fulmer, Aaron p............ 0 0 0 0 Herbert, Drew p........... 0 0 0 0
Caley, Jeff p............. 0 0 0 0 Ross, Jeff p.............. 0 0 0 0
Hagel, Steve p............ 0 0 0 0
Roetcisoender, A. p....... 0 0 0 0
Totals..................... 44 13 22 13 Totals..................... 39 12 14 11

Score by Innings R H E
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PLU................. 600 232 000 - 13 22 4
Willamette Univ..... 003 060 021 - 12 14 0
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E - Ullom; Miller; Fox; Benes. DP - PLU 2; WU 3. LOB - PLU 13; WU 11. 2B - Ullom;
Ochsner; Halpin. HR - Soete; Shull. HBP - Cafferty 2; Shull; Drahn; Halpin 2. SF -
Fox; Gilmore, B. CS - Ochsner.

PLU IP H R ER BB SO WP BK HP IBB AB BF FO GO
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Fulmer, Aaron W,5-3....... 4.2 11 9 9 1 1 0 0 2 0 24 27 4 7
Caley, Jeff ............... 2.2 1 1 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 9 12 4 3
Hagel, Steve .............. 0.0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0
Roetcisoender, A. S,9..... 1.2 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 6 9 2 1

Willamette Univ. IP H R ER BB SO WP BK HP IBB AB BF FO GO
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Murrel, Chris L,2-4....... 1.0 6 6 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 9 11 1 2
Hedrick, Casey ............ 3.0 8 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 14 15 3 3
Herbert, Drew ............. 1.1 3 2 2 2 0 0 0 1 1 7 10 0 4
Ross, Jeff ................ 1.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 6 7 3 1
Gilmore, Kelly ............ 0.2 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 0 1
Gilmore, Brian ............ 1.1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 5 1 2

WP - Gilmore, B. HB - Fulmer 2; Hagel; Roetcisoende; Murrell; Herbert.

Strikeouts - Thiess; Fox; Gilmore, K. 2; Drahn. Walks - Simon 2; Thiess; Miller;
Fox; Whitehall; Johnson 2; Shull; Cox 2; Halpin.

The two teams conclude their three-game series on Sunday with a single game beginning at 12:00 p.m