BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - Senior Tyler Brake (Burlington, Ky.) continued his hot hitting Saturday as he helped fuel Union's Appalachian Athletic Conference doubleheader sweep of visiting Milligan (Tenn.), winning 7-3 and 3-1 in extra innings.
On the day, the Bulldog first baseman went 4-for-6 with a double, two home runs and four RBIs. Brake's biggest hit came in the eighth inning of the game two when he blasted a two-run home run to give Union the 3-1, walk-off win in extra innings.
The sweep improves Union's overall record to 26-17 and its conference mark to 11-9. Milligan falls to 20-20 overall and 7-10 in the AAC.
The two squads will complete the three-game series Sunday at 1 p.m.