Warriors Clipped By Cardinals Tuesday In Fort Myers

Photo Credit: Bari Vredeveld
Photo Credit: Bari Vredeveld

FORT MYERS, Fla. (WLCSports.com) – The Wisconsin Lutheran College baseball team was plagued by seven errors and fell behind early as SUNY-Plattsburgh defeated the Warriors, 19-2, Tuesday morning at Terry Park.


  • Final Score: SUNY-Plattsburgh 19, Wisconsin Lutheran 2
  • Records: Wisconsin Lutheran (2-3), SUNY-Plattsburgh (3-2)
  • Location: Terry Park, Fort Myers, Fla.


  • SUNY-Plattsburgh took an early 2-0 lead in the first on a pair of hits, including a solo homerun.
  • Following two scoreless frames, the Cardinals scored runs in six straight innings, including a four-spot in the fourth and seven runs in the fifth.
  • Wisconsin Lutheran cracked the scoring column in the sixth when Tyler Schoemann (Algonquin, Ill.) scored on a balk and Jayson Walczak-Zelem (Oak Creek, Wis.) followed with an RBI single plating Sid Lehman (Theresa, Wis.).
  • WLC stranded 10 runners on base, including the bases loaded in the third inning.
  • Ten different players recorded hits in the game for the Warriors, including five who collected their first collegiate hit.
  • Ben Veenstra (Evansville, Wis.) was dealt the loss in his season debut, as he allowed eight runs (four earned) in 4.1 innings. He walked five and fanned three.


  • Joe Deland and Anthony Maag each went 3-for-4 with three runs scored for Plattsburgh. Maag also drove in three runs.
  • Chase Blazak scattered seven hits over 6.0 innings while striking out 10 to earn the win. Jacob Stein collected a three-inning save.


  • The Warriors have off tomorrow and return to the field Thursday for a pair of nine-inning games against North Park (2-7) and Gallaudet (2-11-1) at Terry Park. Game one against NPU starts at 9:00 a.m. EST. Live stats will be available for both games at WLCSports.com.