Notre Dame baseball: Irish clip Crusaders
Notre Dame’s Nick McCarty scattered three hits and allowed one run with five strikeouts for his first win Wednesady in a 4-1 victory over Valparaiso at Fourt Winds Field.
McCarty is 1-5.
Third baseman Kyle Fiala led the Irish (9-14) with three hits. Left fielder Zak Kutsulis and catcher Ryan Lidge each had two hits for Notre Dame.
Third baseman Michael Morman led the Crusaders (9-10) with two hits.
NOTRE DAME 4, VALPARAISO 1
At Four Winds Field
|Valparaiso||010||000||000 — 1 5 0|
|Notre Dame||200||001||10x — 4 10 1|
Nick McCarty (W, 1-5), Cristian Torres (S, 2); Ellis Foreman (L, 1-1).
2B: Kyle Schneider (V); Zak Kutsulis (ND).