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Intentional walk lights fire under Valparaiso's Edwards

Intentional walk lights fire under Valparaiso's Edwards

WHITING — When Youngstown State issued an intentional walk to get to Valparaiso junior Jeff Edwards, the 5-foot-7 second baseman took it personally. "I saw they were walking Spencer (Mahoney), and I look over at my dugout and everyone was smiling at me," he said. "I got a little mad that they wanted to go after me." Edwards responded by rocketing a double off the 25-foot high scoreboard in left field, plating Mahoney and Chad Jacob. The two-out hit expanded Valparaiso's lead to five in an eventual 8-0 rout of Youngstown State in the opening round of the Horizon League Tournament at Oil City Stadium. "I was sitting slider, but (Youngstown State...

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