Gophers shut out Buckeyes; win weekend series

Tony Sjkefte hit a solo homerun in the 6th inning for the game’s only run as the University of Minnesota baseball Gophers knocked off Ohio State Sunday afternoon at Siebert Field 1-0. The Gophers road the left arm of DJ Snelton who went the distance for Minnesota , striking out 7 Buckeyes while allowing just one hit. With the win, the Gophers up their record to 19-13, 4-and-2 in the Big Ten. Sjkefte’s homerun was the first ever at the newly remodeled Siebert Field.

Earlier in the day Ohio State beat the Gophers 5-2, finishing off a suspended game from Saturday.¬†¬†Minnesota’s next games are next week as they travel to Northwestern next weekend to take on the Wildcats. The Wednesday non-conference tilt against St.Johns has been postponed.

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