MARIETTA, OHIO -- The Baldwin-Wallace College defense forced five turnovers (4 interceptions and one fumble) and running backs Willie Jackson (Citrus Springs, Fla./Crystal River) and Tyler Lohr (Kent/Roosevelt) rushed for 119 and 112 yards as the Yellow Jackets defeated Marietta College, 17-7, today (Saturday, October 1, 2011) in an Ohio Athletic Conference game in the Don Drumm Stadium.
With the victory, the Yellow Jackets improved to 3-1 overall and 2-1 in the OAC. The loss drops the Pioneers to 1-3 overall and 0-3 in the OAC.
The Yellow Jackets are back in action on Saturday, October 7 when they travel to Westerville to take on the Cardinals of Otterbein University at Memorial Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. The next home game is on Saturday, October 15 when B-W hosts 24th-ranked Ohio Northern University on the annual Homecoming Game at 2:00 p.m. It will be the second of three home games televised by SportsTime Ohio.
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