UWSP Walks Off In Extras to Kick Off World Series Submitted: 05/24/2013
APPLETON - UW Stevens Point gave fans a night to remember. They kicked off the D3 World Series against Manchester but found themselves in an early hole. Park Falls native Jacob Herbst got the start. He had a rough outing tonight. Top of 1st, Trevor Kimm gets one through the gap to left. 2 runs come in to score and put Mahchester up 2-0. Manchester led 5-0 going into the bottom of the 8th. Bottom of 8th, Jimmy Coady with the huge triple to center. A run scores, part of a 3-run inning to pull within 2. Bottom of 9th down one. Runner at third and Coady with a sacrifice fly to center and Sean Gerber comes in. Tied at 5. The Pointers scored 5 runs in the last 2 innings to take us to extras. Bottom of the 10th with 2 out Bryton Guckenberg swings for the fences and gets the game winning walkoff homer over the left field wall! UWSP with the exciting win 6-5.

Story By: Marisa Silvas

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