MENOMONIE (March 7, 2017) - UW-Stout pitcher Max Sires went the distance to pickup a season-opening 1-0 win over Bethel University, Feb. 27 and was selected as the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) pitcher of the week.
Sires went the full seven innings to pick up the season-opening win with a 1-0 shutout over Bethel University (Minn.) at US Bank Stadium on Feb. 27. He scattered five hits, with four strikeouts and one walk. Sires stranded five Bethel base runners, including a runner at third in the top of the first. UW-Stout won the game on a walk-off single in the bottom of the seventh inning.
The Blue Devils (2-2) are scheduled to play again at US Bank Stadium, tonight, Tuesday, March 7 when they take on Augsburg College (2-4) at 9:30 p.m.