Checking in with Baseball's Matt Rosinski
Two-run home run in eighth hands RedHawks first loss of MAC Tournament
Thoreson gives up two hits in nine innings while Bower's two-out single in 10th lifts RedHawks
Senior lefty scatters five hits, faces four over the minimum
RedHawks end regular-season with series win over rival Bobcats
Played in eight games, earning two starts at shortstop... batted .222 with three runs batted in... had single hits against Lehigh-1 on March 6 (his collegiate debut) and vs. Xavier on April 13... scored his only run at Kent State on May 1... had two errors in nine chances.
Earned three letters at Downers Grove South, serving as team captain for two seasons... helped the Mustangs to three straight conference championships... they were ranked No. 2 in the state at the end of his senior year... named all-state by all three Chicago-area newspapers as a senior... earned all-area and all conference honors junior and senior years... batterd .495 as a senior and .410 as a junior... a member of the honor roll and an IHSA Scholar-Athlete.
Born Feb. 28, 1992 in Downers Grove, Ill.,... Son of Mike and Kim Walsh... majoring in exercise science... his grandfather played baseball at Michigan.