Clippers take two games against Sandusky to complete perfect road swing

LocalSportsJournal.com

The Muskegon Clippers have certainly played well away from Marsh Field so far this season.

The Clippers ended their four-game road trip on Tuesday with a doubleheader against the Sandusky Ice Haulers and completed the perfect trip with a sweep of the twin bill.

Muskegon cruised to a 7-1 win in the opener, then defeated the Ice Haulers 4-2 during the nightcap.

The Clippers have now won four in a row and improved their record to 4-1 on the season.

Muskegon will look for its first home win on the season on Wednesday night against the Jet Box Baseball Club. First pitch is set for 7:05 p.m. from Marsh Field.

In Game 1, the Clippers were paced offensively by Dylan Nevar with four hits, including a double, and three runs scored. Noah Marcoux added two hits, two RBIs and a run scored, while Tre Jones chipped in with a two-run home run.

Mitchell White tossed the victory in the opening game, allowing no runs on three hits while striking out seven batters in four innings.

Andrew Jacoby pitched two innings relief, giving up one run on one hit and Ashton Wetzler threw a clean final inning.

In Game 2 Caden Queck hit a solo home run while Marcoux blasted a three-run homer to lead the Muskegon offense.

Bryce Davis pitched the win, allowing two runs on one hit while striking out five batters in 4 1/3 innings. Wetzler came in the seventh inning to nail down his first save of the season, striking out two batters while not allowing a hit.

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