Bobcats sweep ChieftainsPublished 8:21am Friday, May 9, 2014
Solid pitching and timely hitting lead the Brandywine baseball team to a sweep of visiting Dowagiac in non-conference action Thursday.
Matt Vaughn improved to 5-0 on the year as he scattered five hits in the Bobcats’ 4-2 win over the Chieftains in the opening game.
Chandler Plew went 3-for-4 and Fox doubled for the Bobcats.
In the nightcap, Cole Searles worked the first five innings earn the victory.
The Bobcats finished with eight hits, including doubles by Zach Grishaber, Kyle Duncan, Plew and Hunter Jankowiak.
Matt Smith doubled for one of Dowagiac’s three hits.
Dowagiac 002 000 1 – 3 5 6
Brandywine 302 110 x – 7 7 1
Brody Froelich (L); Jeshua Weise, Toby Fox (1), Brady Duval (2), Matt Vaughn (W, 2)
2B: Fox (B)
Dowagiac 100 100 0 – 2 3 2
Brandywine 301 000 x – 4 8 1
Mack Charles (L); Cole Searles (W), Toby Fox (6)
2B: Matt Smith (D), Zach Grishaber (B), Kyle Duncan (B), Chandler Plew (B), Hunter Jankowiak (B)
HR: Cole Searles (B)
Varsity records: Brandywine 14-4, Dowagiac 7-14