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ETSU Baseball drops two games in doubleheader to UNF
Saturday, March 29, 2008
ETSU (6-19, 6-9) was out hit by the Ospreys 15-11 in game one and 14-10 in game two. The Bucs hit into five double plays on the day.
North Florida jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the top of the third on RBI singles by T.J. Thompson and
The Ospreys added to their lead in the top of the fifth on a RBI double to left center to Thompson to make the score 3-1. Later in the inning North Florida would score again on a three-run home run by Travis Martin to make the score 6-1.
In the bottom of the sixth, the Bucs would cut into the North Florida on a solo home run by Russell and RBI doubles by Paul Hoilman (
With the bases loaded in the top of the seventh the Ospreys scored two more runs on a Andrew Hannon two-run single up the middle to extend the North Florida lead to 8-4.
ETSU would make the score 8-5 in the bottom of the eighth on a Hoilman RBI double to left center driving in Russell, but North Florida scored again in ninth on an Andy Warren sacrifice fly to right to make the game one final 9-5.
In game two of the doubleheader,
The Ospreys would jump out in front in the top of the second on a Robbie Collier RBI single to make the score 2-1. In the top of the fourth North Florida scored three more on a grounder to short by Michael Gropper, an RBI single by Thompson and Gropper came in and scored on a passed ball to take a 5-1 lead.
ETSU scored a run in the bottom of the fourth on a Jacob Fabry (
In the top of the ninth, the Ospreys added two more runs on a Hannon sacrifice fly to center and a Gaudy RBI double to increase the
Hoilman and Russell had good days as Hoilman was 4-for-7 with two doubles, two walks and three RBI, while Russell was 3-for-8 and had a home run, double and drove in two runs.
The Bucs head to
UNF 9, ETSU 5 (March 29, 2008 at
ETSU............ 000 103 010 - 5 11 1 (6-17, 6-8 A-Sun)
Win - Spencer Jones (3-1) Loss - Ty Sarchet (1-4)
HR - ETSU - Anthony Russell (8)
UNF - Travis Martin (3)
UNF 8, ETSU 2 (March 29, 2008 at
ETSU............ 100 100 000 - 2 10 2 (6-19, 6-9 A-Sun)
Win - John Atteo (3-1) Loss - Josh Means (1-4) Save - Ty Prior (1)