Waldorf @ Northwestern 5 p.m. Monday, April 8, Orange City, IA

Past games

Apr032012
@ Waldorf
Apr032012
@ Waldorf
Apr062011
@ Northwestern
Apr062011
@ Northwestern
Apr212010
@ Waldorf
Apr212010
@ Waldorf
Mar302010
@ Northwestern
Mar302010
@ Northwestern
Mar272007
@ Northwestern
Mar272007
@ Northwestern

About WC

Located in Forest City, IA, Waldorf College is a member of the Midwest Classic Conference.
Red Raiders Host Waldorf in Non-Conf. Matchup

Northwestern (16-13, 7-1) hosts Waldorf (10-21, 4-6) today in a non-conference doubleheader with the first pitch scheduled for 5:00pm.

The Red Raiders are coming off of a 4-0 weekend in GPAC play, knocking off Doane (4-3, 10-2) and Hastings (11-1, 8-3) and are currently atop the GPAC standings at 7-1. Waldorf also picked up four wins this weekend, taking a four game series from Central Christian.

Scouting Waldorf

Waldorf is currently hitting 0.242 as a team and is led by Brandon Pizzo. Pizzo has a team best 0.372 batting average with nine doubles, 14 RBI, and two home-runs. Tevin Padgett has scored 19 runs and has stolen ten bases to lead the Warriors. Jake Bews has a team high three home-runs. On the mound, Waldorf has a team ERA of 4.04. Mike Karp is 3-1 with a 1.78 ERA in 30.1 innings pitched. Matt Hutchins is 2-5 in 44.2 innings pitched and has a team high 55 strikeouts. Dallas Nelson has three saves to pace the bullpen and is 0-3 with a 6.75 ERA.

Scouting Northwestern

The Red Raiders currently have a 0.274 batting average and they are led by senior shortstop Corey Van Gorp. Van Gorp is hitting 0.412 with 19 runs scored, 11 doubles, and 13 stolen bases. Davis Bloemendaal has a team best 25 RBI and carries a 0.321 avg. Cody Groskreutz (0.282) and Brett Rolls have each scored 26 times this season to pace the Raider offense. On the mound, Tyler Stuerman and Ryan Brasser each have four wins in six starts. NWC has a team ERA of 3.76. Stuerman leads the staff with a 1.22 ERA, 37 innings pitched, and 37 strikeouts. Chase Rozeboom has made two saves in eight appearances while Josh Turner and Matt Piocos each have a team high ten appearances this season.

Following today's doubleheader, Northwestern will resume GPAC play on Friday in Mitchell, S.D. and on Saturday in Lincoln, Nebr. Live stats will be available during all NWC baseball games by clicking on the LIVE STATS link on the right hand side of your browser.

Davis Bloemendaal

# 5 | Catcher/Outfielder
Senior from Orange City, IA

Brett Rolls

# 1 | Infield
Senior from Granada Hills, CA

Cody Groskreutz

# 11 | Shortstop
Senior from Apple Valley, MN

Tyler Stuerman

# 34 | Pitcher
Senior from Hinton, IA

Ryan Brasser

# 35 | Pitcher
Senior from Paullina, IA

Josh Turner

# 20 | Pitcher
Sophomore from Ogden, IA

Matt Piocos

# 21 | Pitcher
Senior from Downey, CA