Behrend baseball team sweeps Muskingum

A Penn State Behrend baseball player hits the ball.

Penn State Behrend's baseball team swept Muskingum in a nonconference doubleheader, winning 8-4 and 7-5.

Credit: Penn State Behrend

ERIE, Pa. — Penn State Behrend’s baseball team swept Muskingum in a nonconference doubleheader, winning 8-4 and 7-5. With two outs in the 10th inning, the team scored four runs to win the opener.

The college’s softball, volleyball, tennis and water polo teams also were in action last week. Here are the highlights:


Penn State Behrend 8, Muskingum 4 (10 innings)

Penn State Behrend 7, Muskingum 5

Scott Sada, a senior from Saegertown, hit a two-run home run to break a five-all tie in the sixth inning of the second game.


Christopher Newport 11, Penn State Behrend 1

Christopher Newport 13, Penn State Behrend 5

Mackenzie McIntire, a sophomore from Stoneboro, led the Lions with three RBIs in the second game. AJ Nichols, a senior from Pittsburgh, had two hits, two runs and one RBI.

Men’s volleyball

Penn State Behrend 3, Wilson 0

Wells 3, Penn State Behrend 0

Penn State Behrend 3, Neumann 0

Colin Dedert, a sophomore from Plum, had a career-high 13 kills and a .591 attack percentage against Neumann. Setter Anthony Sprentz, a senior from Cranberry Township, had 19 assists against Wells.

Men’s tennis

Otterbein 9, Penn State Behrend 0

Women’s water polo

Salem 15, Penn State Behrend 6

Wittenberg 15, Penn State Behrend 14

Clare Jeffreys, a senior from Erie; Alison McClure, a junior from Loveland, Ohio; and Lauren Wood, a senior from Vernon Hills, Illinois, each scored three goals against Wittenberg. Goalie Mackensie Robie, a freshman from Girard, had six saves and a steal.

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