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Ferrum Posts ODAC Baseball Shutout at Emory & Henry

Drew Calohan pitched all eight innings in the ODAC Tournament opener.
Drew Calohan pitched all eight innings in the ODAC Tournament opener.

EMORY, Va. -- Ferrum College picked up an Old Dominion Athletic Conference baseball win this afternoon on the road over Emory & Henry College, posting a 7-0 shutout at Porterfield/DeVault Field.

Ferrum (12-7, 5-2 ODAC)
Emory & Henry (3-15, 0-5 ODAC)

Ferrum scored four runs in the top of the second inning, including a pair on Drew Calohan's RBI double. The Panthers then scored three runs in the sixth inning, with Grey Sherfey's RBI single driving in two.

Calohan pitched the opening eight frames, allowing four hits, no runs and no walks, while striking out four batters. Braxton Wheeler pitched the ninth inning, allowing no hits or walks with two strikeouts. The Wasps committed four errors, while Ferrum had two.

Ferrum: Calohan 2-4, double, run, 3 RBI; Sherfey 2-4, 3 RBI; (W, 3-2) 8 inn, 4 hits, 0 BB, 4 K
Emory & Henry: Zach Shepherd (L, 0-1) 5.1 inn, 6 hits, 3 ER, 2 BB, 5 K

"Drew gave us a great start on the mound today and we got some timely hits from the bottom half of our lineup. Always good to get an ODAC road victory. We look forward to playing Brockport at home tomorrow." --Head Coach Ryan Brittle

Brittle's bunch will be back in action Thursday, March 21, at home against SUNY Brockport. The non-conference game is set for a 3:00 p.m. start at Panther Field.