The Cornerstone University baseball team fell to Embry-Riddle University by a score of 3-2 tonight in Daytona Beach, Fla. Embry-Riddle began the season ranked third in the country in the NAIA poll and is coming off of a 50 win season.
Kyle Marburger started on the mound for Cornerstone and pitched valiantly in spite of the loss. He went six innings and gave up three runs on five hits with four strikeouts. Luke Heller pitched the final two innings and allowed one hit and no runs.
The Golden Eagle offense was led by Sonny Mastromatteo, Travis Gordon, and Joel Boersen who each reached base two times. Boersen and Nick Covello each drove in a run for Cornerstone.
The loss moves the Cornerstone baseball team to 7-5 on the year. They will wrap up their Spring Break trip with two games tomorrow against Purdue North Central beginning at 10:00 AM.