Shippensburg baseball defeated Gannon 8-2 in the consolation bracket of the PSAC Championships to move into the next round. Dalton Hoiles went 3-for-4 with four RBIs, while Jacob Pollock, Nick Spangler and Cash Gladfelter all added two runs in the win.
Shippensburg baseball was defeated by No. 21 Mercyhurst in the 2018 PSAC Baseball Championships that began after 10:30 p.m. Wednesday and lasted until 2:15 a.m. Thursday, with the Lakers defeating the Raiders 5-4 on a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth inning. Zack Sims and Michael Hope combined to pitch the entire game for the Raiders. Sims allowed four runs (three earned) on eight hits in his six innings of work, striking out eight, while Hope scattered a run on four hits, striking out four in 2.1 innings.