Winning effort starts Mac baseball campaign

The McMaster Marauders baseball team got its 2012 season started and came away from the Brock University Labour Day Classic Tournament with a 2-1 record.

Mac won its first game, 14-10, over the Senior Terriers Blues. The host Badgers handed the Marauders an 8-5 loss in the second game. McMaster took its third contest, 16-5, over York University.

Ten teams competed in the tournament, which is not an Ontario University Athletics event. Play started on Friday (Aug. 31) and finished on Sunday. The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks defeated the Terriers, 6-1, in the final.