Brandywine sweeps Cassopolis

Brandywine’s Brett Jacobs (1) tries to beat out a throw to first as Cassopolis’ A.J. Green waits for the ball. (Leader photo/KELLY SWEENEY)

Brandywine’s Brett Jacobs (1) tries to beat out a throw to first as Cassopolis’ A.J. Green waits for the ball. (Leader photo/KELLY SWEENEY)

Visiting Brandywine improved to 6-1 on the year with a sweep of Cassopolis in BCS Athletic Conference baseball Thursday.

Austin Balos and Chandler Plew combined on a two-hitter in the opening game as the Bobcats defeated the Rangers 3-0.

Brandywine defeated Cassopolis 6-0 in the nightcap, which lasted just five innings due to darkness.

The Bobcats managed just four hits off of the Rangers in the opening game. Jeshua Wiese doubled for Brandywine.

Nick Baker took the loss for the Rangers.

In the nightcap, Zach Grishaber and Plew combined on a two-hitter. Plew earned a save in both games.

Hunter Janowiak was 3-of-3 three and Grishaber was 2-for-3. Cole Searles added a double for the Bobcats.

Nick Baker took the loss for the Rangers, who are now 2-2 on the year.

 

BRANDYWINE 3-6, CASSOPOLIS 1-0

At Cassopolis

First game

Brandywine   000     110     1 – 3 4 1

Cassopolis      000     010     0 – 1 2 2

Austin Balos (W), Chandler Plew (6, S); Zander Smith (L).

2B: Jeshua Wiese (BW).

 

Second game

Brandywine   122     01 – 6 10 0

Cassopolis      000     00 – 0 2 1

Zach Grishaber (W), Plew (3, S); Nick Green (L).

2B: Cole Searles (BW).

Varsity records: Brandywine 6-1; Cassopolis 2-2.

 

 

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