CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Two days after falling 18-2 to Tennessee Temple, Maranatha was ousted by scores of 3-0 in game one and 18-3 in game two.
Sophomore pitcher Tim Shelp (Independence, Mo.) pitched a complete game while holding Tennessee to three runs, and five hits but it was missed scoring opportunities that sealed the Crusader’s fate. Shelp finished with five strikeouts and two earned runs.
Sophomore pitcher Chris Von Holt (Stony Point, N.Y.) took the loss in the second game in his first start of the season.