AVON, Ohio – No. 6 Bowling Green’s lone run in the sixth inning along with the combined pitching performances of Cody Apthorp, Ethan McKenney and Nick Bruns has propelled the Falcons into the 2013 MAC Championship game with a 1-0 win over No. 7 Toledo.
Starter Cody Apthorp went seven innings allowing only six hits while recording one strikeout. Apthorp’s efficiency was the strongest part of his performance, as 51 of his 76 pitches were over for strikes.
Bowling Green will next face No. 4 Ball State in the MAC Championship game tomorrow, Sunday, May 26, at 12:00 p.m. at All Pro Freight Stadium in Avon, Ohio. Toledo’s season comes to an end at 25-33.