University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
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at Concord (WV) University - 04/18/12

ATH12_019_PalkovichM_TMountain Cat Baseball Drops Two at Concord
     04/18/12... (Game 1) (Game 2) Concord (WV) University built a 4-0 lead after three innings and shut out the Mountain Cats 4-0 to open Wednesday's West Virginia Conference doubleheader in Beckley, W.Va.  Concord completed the sweep with a 4-3 win in the nightcap.  Drew Westover (Flinton, Pa.) hit a solo homer run, and Mike Palkovitz (Mechanicsburg, Pa.) added three hits in game two for Pitt-Johnstown, now 20-21 overall and 13-13 in the WVIAC Northern Division.
     In game one, Concord scored two runs in both the first and third innings and went on to defeat the Mountain Cats, 4-0.
     Kyle Morrow (McVeytown, Pa.) went 2-for-3 for Pitt-Johnstown.
     Rylan Schnably (Bedford, Pa.) allowed four earned runs on eight hits in six innings and suffered the loss to slip to 4-2.
     In game two, Concord touchedup Pitt-Johnstown starter Paul Tunink (Indiana, Pa.) four four runs in the first inniing and made them hold in in the 4-3 victory.
     The Mountain Cats made it 4-1 in the fifth on Westover's homer.  The Mountain Cats adding two more runs in the seventh on a Palkovitz RBI triple, and a Drew Ebersole (Martinsburg, Pa.) run producing single, but that was as close as it would get.
     Palkovitz was 3-for-4 with a triple and an RBI, while Westover had two hits, including the solo homerun.
     Tunink slipped to 2-2 after giving up four runs on eight hits in six innings of work.
     With the sweep, Concord improved to 17-25 overall and 13-14 in the WVIAC Southern Division.
     The Mountain Cats travel to Alderson-Broaddus (WV) College for a three-game WVIAC Northern Division series on Saturday and Sunday, before returning home to celebrate Senior Day with a doubleheader against Davis & Elkins (WV) College on Thursday, April 26 at 5 p.m. at the Point Stadium.