Mar. 2, 1997

Purdue Earns First Win

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The Purdue baseball team earned its first victory of the season by defeating Toledo 6-2 at Cameron Stadium Sunday afternoon. Purdue improves to 1-3 while Toledo falls to 0-1.

Mark Tomsyck was the offensive workhorse for the Boilermakers, hitting 1-for-3 with two runs and three stolen bases. Mike Hedman pitched a complete game and allowed only six hits and two runs over seven innings to earn his first victory of the season (1-0).

Purdue 6, Toledo 2

Toledo     000 100 1 =  2  6  3
Purdue     201 300 x =  6  5  0

Toledo: Rowland, Webb. Purdue: Hedman. 2B: Bronikowski (Toledo), Hicks (Purdue). 3B: Hallada (Purdue).WP: Hedman (1-0). LP: Rowland (0-1).