Last two games of the regular season for U-W-L baseball.
Their recent hot streak propelled them close to the
top of the conference standings.
La Crosse can finish 2-nd for the 1-st time since
they won the league two years ago.
Eagles beat Oshkosh
2-1 in game one of the doubleheader.
Game two ...
Titans get out to an early lead in the top of the
Outfilder Ian Czarneski blasts a hard grounder .
Oshkosh up 3-0.
Bottom of the 8-th .
eagles come back.
3-rd baseman Josh Rowles hits a groundball through
That scores two.
La Crosse pulls ahead .
a 6-5 lead.
Later that inning .
the Eagles bust open the lead as Jake Paulson hits
a hard liner past the 2-nd baseman .
scoring two more.
And now the lead is six,.
U-W-L wins 13-5.
They finish the year 24-and-14 .
16-and-7 in the WIAC.
A 2-nd place finish in the conference.
They now advance to play in the four team WIAC tournament.
It was a playoff atmosphere today and you know come
conference tournament time it's kind of the same energy
level that we need to have and the expectation that,
whether we're up or down, we you know keep fighting,
and that's what we did in that second game.
There's nine innings for a reason and we kept playing,
we kept fighting and found a way to win.