POSTED: 3:00 p.m. HST, Mar 1, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 3:04 p.m. HST, Mar 1, 2013
Mike Tauchman hit the game-winning RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning to score Tyler Leffler and give Bradley a 6-5 win over Hawaii on Friday at the UNLV Rebel Classic in Las Vegas.
Matt Cooper (0-1) allowed his first run in 12 1/3 innings to take the loss for Hawaii, which dropped to 0-10 for the first time in school history.
Pinch hitter Trevor Podratz hit a two-run double as Hawaii rallied for three runs in the eighth inning to tie the game at 5-5.
Marc Flores struck out to leave the bases loaded in the top of the ninth inning.
Connor Little worked seven innings for the Rainbows, allowing five runs on eight hits with one walk and six strikeouts.
Kaeo Aliviado went 3-for-5 with a run scored and Alan Baldwin went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI for the Rainbows, who continue the tournament against LMU on Saturday at noon.
Hawaii finished with 13 hits. Six of the nine hits for Bradley (3-6) went for extra bases.