Trevino, Oral Roberts Take Series Opener From North Dakota State, 5-1
Release: May 17, 2012
TULSA, Okla. - Freshman Jose Trevino went 4-for-4 with his 11th home run and three RBIs to lead Oral Roberts to a 5-1 win over North Dakota State in Summit League baseball Thursday, May 17, at J.L. Johnson Stadium.
Trevino also pitched a scoreless ninth inning for Oral Roberts (31-21, 15-5). Logan Domenico and Jared Schlehuber both doubled and went 2-for-4 for the Golden Eagles.
Trevino homered to lead off the ORU sixth past a leaping Nick Anderson, and the Golden Eagles tacked on two more in the seventh on RBI singles by Trevino and Schlehuber.
ORU starter Drew Bowen scattered eight hits over 7 1/3 innings with no walks and five strikeouts and upped his record to 5-2. Lefty Lars Ligouri got the final two outs of the eighth.
North Dakota State and Oral Roberts continue the four-game series with a 2 p.m. doubleheader Friday, May 18, and the final game is at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 19.
NDSU needs to win the final three games and have Southern Utah at least split its four-game series at Oakland for the Bison to win the Summit League title. SUU won 10-8 Thursday.