PLOVER – The Stevens Point baseball team swept a doubleheader from Wisconsin Rapids on Thursday at Memorial Park to maintain its lead on top of the Wisconsin Valley Conference standings.
Stevens Point won 9-6 and 7-1 to improve to 8-2 overall and 7-1 in the WVC. Wisconsin Rapids is now 4-9 and 2-6 in the conference.
Logan Schulfer earned the win in Game 1, striking out eighth and allowing one run in six innings. He also went 3-for-4 with two RBIs at the plate.
Brennan Huber hit a grand slam in the seventh inning for Wisconsin Rapids.
In Game 2, Kaden Thauer allowed one run in 5 2/3 innings to pick up the win, striking out five.