Rockets southpaw Shaw shuts down Chippewas

Toledo's Tyler Grogg about to swat an RBI single in Saturday's 11-0 win

Senior Kyle Shaw threw a complete game shutout helping the Toledo Rockets to the 11-0 victory over MAC West division rival Central Michigan in Saturday's conference series opener.

Shaw gave up three hits and finished with a career-high nine strikeouts and no walks against 33 batters. The Rockets offense was ignited by Ben Hammer (2-for-3, 2 RBI), Jacob North (2-for-3, 2 RBI), and Deion Tansel (2-for-4).

The Rockets will wrap of the three-game series against the Chippewas with a doubleheader starting at 12:05pm Sunday at Scott Park.