SignUp
Jeff Campbell earned his second win of the season, both complete game efforts, in Sunday's victory.
Campbell goes the distance again to lead UND
Text smallerText larger
Updated: Sunday 03/24/2014 00:49:17 (ET)
by Mitch Wigness, UND Media Relations
Send this article to a friend Print RSS Shop Files available
   Box score

BAKERSFIELD, Calif.-- Junior Jeff Campbell earned his second straight complete game win Sunday, defeating Bakersfield 6-3 in the finale of a Western Athletic Conference series. Campbell had a shutout rolling through eight innings before battling to finish out the game after four hits in the first five batters.

"Another great outing from Jeff Campbell today," UND head coach Jeff Dodson said. "The intensity our guys brought to the park after a heartbreaking loss last night was great to see as a coach. We faced a great arm today and we were able to work some counts and get some baserunners. They made some mistakes and we capitalized. We're really pleased with the way Campbell performed and this will be big as we continue league play."

UND (3-12, 3-3) took the lead with three runs in the fourth inning with the aid of just one hit. Campbell walked to leadoff the inning and then after two were down, Dalton Parrott walked and Luis Calvo reached on a fielder's choice. Dalton Leuschke coaxed a walk and then Jacob Threlkeld drove in a pair with a single up the middle.

North Dakota tacked on two more in the sixth as Daniel Lockhert drove in a run on a fielder's choice and Campbell drew a bases-loaded walk for a 5-0 UND lead. It would be plenty for Campbell on the hill, who held the Roadrunners without a run thourgh eight on five hits.

Bakersfield attempted a rally with a leadoff triple followed by an RBI single and a run-scoring triple and another run-producing single. But, Campbell got a strikeout and a bounceout to end the threat and give him his second win of the season.

Parrott and Calvo each had two hits to lead the UND offense. The top four spots in the order each produced at least one RBI.

Campbell's final line were a complete game with nine hits and three runs with four strikeouts.

North Dakota is scheduled to open the home portion of its schedule this weekend with a three-game set against Northern Colorado. Check UNDsports.com for more information on any changes due to weather or field conditions.

 

 

Dufault and Krzyzaniak named to Canadian Development team
Two University of North Dakota women's hockey student-athletes have been named to Canada's National Women's Development Team, Hockey Canada announced Sunday. The team will compete in a three-game... MORE
#DayByDay Fall Camp Notebook: No. 13
For the first time this fall camp, the North Dakota football team had to battle Mother Nature as steady rain fell on the squad during Monday morning's practice at Memorial Stadium. MORE
Third annual football fan fest set for Thursday
With the 2014 football season opener just over a week away, UND fans will have the opportunity to meet this year's team on Thursday, Aug. 21, at the Third annual UND Football Fan Fest presented... MORE
North Dakota downed by Viterbo in exhibition
The University of North Dakota women's soccer team lost to Viterbo, 3-0, in the final exhibition match of the season on Monday at Bronson Field. MORE
Fall MidcoSN sked features six FB, three VB tilts
GRAND FORKS, N.D. Ė All University of North Dakota home football games, as well multiple key Big Sky Conference volleyball matches, will be broadcast live regionally as part of Midco Sports... MORE

advertisement