The University of St. Thomas scored five runs in the first inning and five more in the sixth to defeat Linfield College of Oregon 10-0 in the first round of the NCAA Division III baseball tournament Friday morning.
Eric Veglahn pitched a two-hitter and struck out 12 while walking only one for the Tommies, who will play at 4:30 p.m. Saturday in Appleton, Wis.
Four players led the St. Thomas offense with two hits each, and Linfield pitchers also walked eight St. Thomas batters.
In softball, St. Thomas grabbed an 8-0 lead after two innings and went on to defeat University of Rochester 9-1 in the losers' brackets in Tyler, Texas. The Tommies had lost their opening game 1-0 on Thursday to Salisbury University.
Brenna Walek hit a home run and had four RBI for St. Thomas, which will play at 4 p.m. Saturday.
Opponents for both of those games had yet to be determined as of early Friday afternoon.
|Philadelphia - LP: K. Kendrick||2||FINAL|
|NY Mets - WP: Z. Wheeler||11|
|Milwaukee - WP: Y. Gallardo||5||FINAL|
|Tampa Bay - LP: D. Price||0|
|Arizona - WP: W. Miley||5||FINAL|
|Cincinnati - LP: A. Simon||4|
|Washington - WP: T. Roark||4||FINAL|
|Miami - LP: B. Hand||3|
|Oakland - LP: J. Hammel||1||FINAL|
|Houston - WP: D. Keuchel||8|
|Pittsburgh - LP: J. Wilson||5||FINAL|
|San Francisco - WP: J. Machi||7|
|LA Angels - LP: G. Richards||3||FINAL|
|Baltimore - WP: K. Gausman||4|
|Seattle - LP: F. Hernandez||0||FINAL|
|Cleveland - WP: C. Kluber||2|
|Chicago WSox - LP: H. Noesi||2||FINAL|
|Detroit - WP: M. Scherzer||7|
|Toronto - WP: M. Buehrle||6||FINAL|
|Boston - LP: B. Workman||1|
|Colorado||6||Top 10th Inning|
|NY Yankees - LP: H. Kuroda||2||FINAL|
|Texas - WP: C. Lewis||3|
|Minnesota||2||Top 9th Inning|
|Atlanta||1||Bottom 4th Inning|
|St. Louis||0||Bottom 4th Inning|
|NY Giants||8/3/14 7:00 PM|
|Red Bull New York||1||FINAL|
|Real Salt Lake||1|
|Winnipeg||7/31/14 6:00 PM|
|Toronto||8/1/14 6:00 PM|
|Brt Columbia||8/1/14 9:00 PM|
|Saskatchewan||8/2/14 6:00 PM|
|Saskatchewan||8/7/14 7:30 PM|