North Central 3, Carthage 1
Carthage lost for the eighth straight time and fell to 14-18 and 4-13, four games behind Illinois Wesleyan for the sixth and final berth in the conference tournament with seven CCIW games remaining. ... Vince Schwartz (three hits, RBI) drove in Carthage’s only run with a double in the first inning that scored Myles Farley. ... Tremper graduate Jacob Delabio took the loss, as he allowed three hits, one earned run, three walks and struck out seven in three innings of work. He left the game with arm tightness.
Wayne State 6, UW-Parkside 2
Wayne State 7, UW-Parkside 3
The host Rangers dropped both games of a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference twinbill at Simmons Field. ... Leaders in Game 1 for Parkside (7-27, 3-17) were Casey Oliver (two hits, run), Tremper graduate Hunter Weddel (two hits, run) and Paul Weise (two hits). ... Jake Maculso took the loss, as he allowed 2 hits, three earned runs, one walk and struck out three in 31/3 innings. ... In Game 2, Parkside tied things at 3-3 in the third, but Wayne State scored the last four runs to pull away. ... Leaders were Kurt Mlachnik (two hits, run) and Ricky West (two hits).
Purdue Northwest 12, UW-Parkside 7
Purdue Northwest 3, UW-Parkside 2
The visiting Rangers fell to 7-39 in Hammond, Ind. ... Purdue used a seven-run second inning to take control in Game 1. ... Parkside leaders were Morgan Moore (two hits, home run, run, three RBI), Morgan Sikon (hit, run, two RBI) and Kellie Fenza (hit, home run, run, two RBI). ... In Game 2, Purdue pushed the winning run across the plate in the bottom of the eighth inning. ... Megan Aliverti hit her first home run of the season and finished with two hits, a run scored and an RBI.
Take Back the Night Challenge
Carthage finished tied for 12th at Red Tail Run in Decatur, Ill. ... Tyler Muschweske led the Red Men with a 155, followed by Zach Leffler (156), Kevin Healy and Karson Kafer (164) and Reid Anderson (167).
UW-Whitewater Spring Fling
The Reds finished sixth overall at the Beloit Club’s Maine Course. ... Sarah Lyman led the way with a 167, followed by Madi McCoy and Carlee Dawson (173), Kate Munro (179) and Erin Walz (180).
Carthage 13, Augustana 12
Nicole Bowman scored off an assist from Maddie Berni with 2 minutes, 40 seconds left to lift the host Reds over the Vikings at Carthage. ... Jessie Gibson scored four goals and had an assist for Carthage (5-8 overall, 2-3 in conference). Margaux Giacotto (two assists), Berni, Greigh Hoeft and Bowman each added two goals.
Dan Truttschel and Scott Koker