Regional Day 1: DI 11, Purdue 1 (F7)

Sophomore Ed Olson finished the game in the bottom of the seventh inning with a 2-RBI double off the wall in right-center field against the No. 7 Boilermakers. Olson also had an RBI-single in the fifth inning.

Alex Noel and John Raff were a strong battery keeping Boilermakers off balance all game. Noel induced two double plays and a lot of weak fly balls.

First baseman Nick Newburg went 2-for-3 with a double and freshman designated hitter Tyler Safgren had a single, scored two runs, and three walks.

Sophomore Austin Mullins came in and retired the side in order to finish the game on the mound for the Badgers.


The Badgers will be in action in again in Battle Creek against Illinois at 3:00 p.m. EST. Regionals is a double-elimination tournament. If Wisconsin loses tomorrow, it will play again at 7:00 p.m. EST. If the Badgers win, they will play on Sunday at 11:00 a.m. EST. All games will be played at C.O. Brown Stadium.