No. 24 Stanford Completes Three-Game Sweep With 6-3 Win Over Washington
April 24, 2005
Stanford, Calif. - No. 24 Stanford (24-14, 7-5 Pac-10) completed a three-game sweep of Washington (24-17, 4-8 Pac-10) with a 6-3 victory over the Huskies in the series finale Sunday at Sunken Diamond. Chris Minaker (3-4, 2B, 2 RBI) and Ben Summerhays (2-3, 2B, 2 RBI) drove in two runs each, while John Hester (2-4, HR, RBI) homered and also had a two-hit game to lead the Cardinal offense.
Matt Leva (2-1) recorded the victory, allowing just one run and four hits over the first 5.1 innings before Blake Holler (3.2 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 3 SO) finished the game to record his second save of the season.
Stanford will host Santa Clara in a non-conference contest to complete its current five-game homestand next Tuesday, April 26 (6 pm, PT) in a game that was originally scheduled to be played at Santa Clara but has been moved to Sunken Diamond. Stanford will be out of Pac-10 action next weekend before resuming its schedule with a pair of non-conference games at UC Davis (Monday, May 2, 2:30 pm, PT) and Nevada (Tuesday, May 3, 2 pm, PT). The Cardinal returns to conference action May 6-8 with a three-game set at California.
A full recap will follow.