May 27, 2011

Bulldogs' Season Ends At League Tourney

DAYTON, Ohio - The Butler baseball team saw its season end with a 5-0 loss to Milwaukee Friday afternoon at the Horizon League Baseball Championship. BU finishes with a record of 23-28-1.

Senior Grant Fillipitch led Butler with a 2-for-4 effort. The Bulldogs were stymied by UWM's Eric Semmelhack, who threw a shutout. Semmelhack struck out nine and walked none, scattering seven hits. Butler did not advance a runner to third base at any point in the game.

Milwaukee's Doug Dekoning homered in the 1st inning and Milwaukee scored twice in the 3rd. Three other Panthers had two hits apiece.