Toledo Vs. Miami (Ohio), 2012 MAC Baseball Tournament: Red Hawks Advance With 5-0 Win

In the final game of the first round of the 2012 MAC Baseball tournament, the Miami (Ohio) Red Hawks will advance after beating the Toledo Rockets on Wednesday evening, 5-0.

Miami's Shawn Marquardt twirled a gem in the final game of the day, going the distance for a five-hit shutout while striking out two, walking none and facing only four over the minimum. Marquardt needed only 105 pitches to do his work, throwing 66 of those for strikes

Miami's offense banged out 11 hits to support Marquardt. Third baseman Dan Walsh had three and first baseman Kevin Bower added two. Only one starter was held hitless for the Red Hawks.

The Red Hawks will now play the Eastern Michigan Eagles on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. ET.

For more on the 2012 MAC Baseball Tournament, stick with SB Nation Cleveland's StoryStream. For all your MAC news, analysis, and discussion, visit Hustle Belt.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation Cleveland

You must be a member of SB Nation Cleveland to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Cleveland. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Cleveland

You must be a member of SB Nation Cleveland to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Cleveland. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.