The Roadrunners took on Lane Community College at home on Friday, April 21. After falling to the Titans in game one by a score of 2-10, LB had no room for error in game two. They were able to redeem themselves in game two with a score of 4-2. On Saturday, April 22, the Roadrunners split the games again, finishing the series 2-2. They are now 22-8 overall and 12-4 in conference, leaving them in the number one spot.
Head Coach Ryan Gipson thinks the key players this week included Logan Hatley, Damon Peters, and Jack Bauer.
A sophomore pitcher, Hatley currently leads the NWAC in wins.
“My favorite part about playing at LB is my team, I think coaches do a good job with who they pick,” said Hatley, who plans to play baseball at OSU next year.
The second key player, Peters, is a freshman third baseman. After LB he plans on playing baseball at a four-year university.
“I love the team atmosphere,” said Peters.
Last but not least was Bauer, a sophomore catcher.
“He’s a great developing player,” said Coach Gipson.
Bauer also plans on playing baseball for a four-year university.
“I like being able to build our own dynasty and legacy,” said Bauer.
Story and Photos by Quentin Jeans