The Muskegon Catholic baseball team improved its record to 9-2 on Thursday with a doubleheader sweep over Western Michigan Christian.LSJ Logo incert

The Crusaders won the opener 11-2.

Riley St. Amour pitched the final three innings while allowing no hits and striking out three. Norberto Vasquez pitched the first four innings and gave up one hit with five strikeouts.

Leading the Crusaders offensively were St. Amour with two hits, Bobby Ahern with a hit and two RBIs, Hai Nguyen with a hit and 2 RBIs and Rob Bridges with a double and an RBI.

MCC completed the sweep with an 8-4 victory in Game 2.

The winning pitcher was An Pham, who went six innings and had six strikeouts. Bridges pitched the final inning and struck out two.

Cole Charlesworth had three hits and scored three runs while Jacob Holt had a single and two RBIs.