JOLIET, Illinois -- No. 2-ranked Cumberland University got a complete game shutout from lefty Adam Sprague and three hits from hometown boy Dave Weyer Tuesday night in an 8-0 win over Robert Morris in the first round of the NAIA regional at Silver Cross field.
CU improved to 51-9 on the season and will play Campbellsville (41-20) Wednesday at 3 p.m. in a second round game. Robert Morris dropped to 41-17 and will play in an elimination game Wednesday.
Sprague (7-2) went the full nine innings, throwing a career high 138 pitches. He struck out nine and scattered 10 hits.