FORT PIERCE, FL – The Redhawks (6-2) late rally came up short as they fell to Neumann University (7-0) 4-2 in their final spring trip game.
La Roche trailed 4-0 entering the ninth inning before scoring two runs to cut the deficit in half. The Redhawks then loaded the bases but could not convert as they lost in nine innings.
JJ Tougher pitched four strong innings but got the loss after allowing one earned run. Ryan Fennel went four innings and gave up only one hit while striking out four.
The Redhawks will travel to Washington and Jefferson on Tuesday at 4:00PM for a double header.