ASHLAND, Ohio – Ohio Dominican's baseball team began its three-game series with Ashland with an 18-3 setback in GLIAC play on Saturday afternoon.
The Panthers fell to 22-25 (16-15 GLIAC), while the Eagles improved to 31-15 (18-11 GLIAC).
The Eagles scored once in the first inning, then tacked on five runs in the fourth to go on top 6-0.
But Ashland responded with four runs in the bottom of the inning and didn't look back from there.
Rovnak went 3-for-3 and Schluessler and sophomore Phil Jaskot (Upper Arlington, Ohio) had two hits apiece for ODU.
Ohio Dominican and Ashland conclude their three-game series with a doubleheader beginning at noon on Sunday.
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