2009
Baseball feels revenge of the Titans

Baseball feels revenge of the Titans
March 25, 2009

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
(630) 829-6143
dbeyer@ben.edu

The Benedictine baseball team - a week removed from a big win over Illinois Wesleyan University - had the tables turned in a 7-2 loss in Bloomington, Ill., on Wednesday. The Eagles fell to 4-9 with the loss to the Titans. Sophomore Tommy Anselmo absorbed the loss in a six-inning appearance. Anselmo was charged with five earned runs and seven hits before exiting the game. Meanwhile, the Benedictine bats sputtered at IWU with freshman firstbaseman Nick Meitzler the only Eagles' player with multiple hits by going 2-for-4.

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Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 56 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate and four doctorate programs. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Benedictine University as the seventh fastest-growing campus among private nonprofit master’s universities, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among the top 20 percent of America’s colleges for 2011. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fourth largest in the Chicago area in 2011.