Senior Mark Johnson started the game for the Lakes Conference champs and went four innings, giving up two hits and three runs. Johnson struck out four Wolfpack hitters and walked two. Scott Brown and Tyler Jones each pitched an inning of scoreless relief for the Braves.
Kyle Ruehle led the Braves' offensive attack with a 4 for 4 performance, including two doubles. Ruehle dove in two runs, as did teammates Kyle Schuett and Scott Brown. Cody Ege was 2-3, Tyler Jones and Matt Koch each slugged a double, and Matt Pitts drove in one run.
The Braves headed into Saturday's Regional Tournament action with a 24-1 overall mark.