INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - The DePauw University Tigers swept a Sunday afternoon twinbill against Manchester and completed a three-game weekend sweep.
Game 1 - DePauw 2, Manchester 1
The Tigers narrowly edged the Spartans in the first game on Sunday.
Manchester grabbed a 1-0 lead following a solo home run by Joe Gallatin (Muncie, Ind. / Muncie Central) in the top of the 2nd inning.
The Tigers tied the game in the bottom of the 4th with a solo home run of their own. DU hit a sac fly in the 6th inning.
Game 2 - DePauw 9, Manchester 2
The Tigers completed the weekend sweep of Manchester with a 9-2 win in the second game of Sunday's doubleheader. DU hit a pair of two-run home runs to start the game and never trailed.
MU picked up a run in the top half of the second inning. Freshman Ryan Mueller (Cincinnati, Ohio / Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy) drove in Nick Rush (Terre Haute, Ind. / Terre Haute North). Nick Tillman (Lawrenceburg, Ind. / East Central) drove in the other Manchester run.
Braxton Riley (Fort Wayne, Ind. / Wayne) had two hits.
DePauw improved to 5-4 with the weekend sweep. Manchester fell to 1-7. The Spartans will be at Taylor University on Tuesday March 12. First pitch will be at 5 p.m.