May 10, 2012 at 1:52 pm
ST. CLOUD, MN (KNSI) – The St. Cloud Tech and Community College baseball team cruised to a 9-0 victory in the first round of the National Junior College Athletic Association Region 13 Tournament in at Dick Putz Field Thursday.
Starting pitcher Adam Harlander allowed just 2 hits and struck out 12 as the top seeded Cyclones defeated Northland Community and Technical College. The Cyclones offense struck early and offense Northland, scoring in every inning except the fourth. St. Cloud Apollo grad Ryan Schneider turned in a big day with the bat going 3-for-3 with two runs scored and two RBI. Luke Fobbe also helped key the offense with a pair of RBI.
The win is the 38th overall this season for the Cyclones who enter the region tournament as the #6 team in the country.
SCTCC will play their second round game at 4 p.m. Thursday afternoon as they see their first ever bid to the NJCAA DIII World Series later this month. Check back with knsiradio.com for updates and follow us on Twitter @KNSI_Sports for all the latest St. Cloud sports headlines.
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