Greencastle, Ind. -- DePauw cemented their spot atop the North Coast Athletic West Division after a pair of eight inning wins over Ohio Wesleyan on Saturday, 14-4 in game one and 12-2 in game two.
Jack Thompson homered in both games, moving his season total to 11, tying him for the single season record at DePauw. Between the two games, he finished 5-for-10 with one double and two RBI.
DePauw held a 3-2 lead until scoring four in the fifth. Joey Plesac tripled to unload the bases. In the bottom of the sixth, DePauw captured three more runs with a home run to right field from Collin Einertson.
In game two, Andrew Quinn went seven innings to collect the win, giving up just two earned runs. Brayden White pitched the eighth, recording two strikeouts and needing just nine pitches to retire the side.
This time, DePauw jumped out to a 6-0 lead after three innings and scored five in the fifth to go up 11-1. Plesac came through again with a 2-run single down the left field line in the second inning.
DePauw improves to 25-6 overall and 8-2 in the West Division. Ohio Wesleyan drops to 12-15 and 4-6.
Both teams meet again Sunday for another doubleheader starting at noon.