"He makes it really easy on you as a coach because he has tremendous football instincts," Michigan tight ends coach Jay Harbaugh said. "Things come really naturally to him. He doesn't have to see things too many times. He has a good sense for how things should look and feel, and he's a tough, physical guy."
Tough game today, the Wolverines dropped their series opener at Kansas 6-5.
Catcher Kendall Patrick had a nice day with 2 RBI, Glines and Cronenworth both went 2-for-4.
For the conclusion of the Coastal Carolina Invitational, the Wolverines finished with Akron on Sunday morning.
It was a tough game to lose.
Starting pitcher Keith Lehmann went 7 scoreless innings, but the Zips were able to get two runs on Cronenworth in the 8th.
Both teams ended the game with just 5 hits, but Michigan left 7 on base.
The Wolverines end the trip with a 3-1 record. Up next: Kansas.
The Wolverines opened the Coastal Carolina Invitational with a drubbing of Toledo. Starting with a 5 run first inning, they scored in every inning except the 3rd and the 7th.
Seniors Justin Jusick and Kevin White had big games, as did junior Travis Maezes but Carmen Benedetti was the player of the game going 3-for-4 with 6 RBI.
On the mound Jackson Lamb was lights out throwing 4 innings, allowing two hits and fanning five.
They'll play Coastal Carolina later in the day.
Michigan baseball opened the Coastal Carolina Invitational with an 8-1 win UMBC. Cronenworth broke the game open in the 5th with a 3 run home run and Ryan Nutof pitched 7 solid innings. The Wolverines play Toledo and CCU tomorrow.
We're now 7-5 on the season. Always good to get these wins in the south early in the year.