WESTERVILLE, OH - The OCU Trailblazers ran into a hot-hitting Otterbein University team on Wednesday night and lost both ends of a doubleheader on the road. Ohio Christian lost game one by a score of 15-1 and lost the finale by a score of 22-3.
Brian Daria singled up the middle in the 3rd inning of game one, bringing home Jayson Perkins for the only OCU score of the game. Ohio Christian tallied 7 hits but hurt themselves on defense with 5 fielding errors.
Otterbein jumped out to an early lead in game two, take a 5-0 lead into the second inning. After a Caleb Penney sac fly scored Shawn Stallworth for the first OCU run of the game, the Blazers found themselves down 5-1.
In the 7th inning, Brian Daria continued his hot hitting into the second game, hitting a single to score Mike Miller. Tanner Holt drew a bases loaded walk to score Caleb Penney.
The Trailblazers will take the field again on Friday as they host West Virginia Tech in a doubleheader beginning at 11:00 AM.