DETROIT -- The Cardinal Baseball team hit the road to begin its final regular season series of the season on Friday, facing the #22 ranked Wayne State University Warriors. Saginaw Valley fell in Friday's contest by a final score of 2-0.
The game was scoreless through 5 1/2 innings but WSU took a 1-0 lead after posting an unearned run in the home half of the 6th inning.
The Warriors added another run in the bottom of the 8th, scoring on a groundout to make their lead 2-0.
SVSU threatened in the top of the 9th inning, getting into scoring position, but nothing materialized and the Warriors finished-off the 2-0 win in Detroit.
Amani Godfrey (3-6) took the loss in the start, working 7.1 innings for the Cardinals. He struck-out six batters and walked four, allowing two runs (1 ER).
The teams will return to action on Saturday (May 4) for a doubleheader in Detroit. There will be two seven-inning games, with the first beginning at 1:00 p.m.
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