Seven-run first propels Baseball over Anderson

SALISBURY, NC – Catawba College posted a seven-run first inning and went on to defeat visiting Anderson 13-7 in baseball action on Thursday afternoon at Newman Park. Catawba improves to 17-9, while the Trojans fall to 6-16. Jimbo Davis (Salisbury, NC) and Matt Baker (Charlotte, NC), who had a grand slam, each had four RBI for the Indians. Catawba’s first seven batters reached base, six via hits, with Spence Southard (Greensboro, NC) driving home two with a bases-loaded single and Davis following with a three-run homer. The sophomore continues his clutch hitting with 46 RBI in 20 games. Baker would add his grand slam in the third to stake the Tribe to an 11-0 lead. Justin Sterling (Beaufort, SC) put the Trojans on the board in the fourth with a grand slam, while the Indians added two more runs in the sixth, one on a solo homer by Davis, his second of the day, and another on a RBI-single by Mark Smith (Browns Summitt, NC). Anderson closed out the scoring in the eighth. Bryan Cato (Leesville, SC) singled home a run, while Tony Graham (Abbeville, SC) had a two-run single with two outs, but Caleb Owen (Westminster, SC) was cut down at third to end the frame. Paul Link (Cleveland, NC) earned the win on the mound, his third without a loss. He tossed six and two-thirds innings, allowing four runs on five hits with seven strikeouts. Baker and Matt Smith (Browns Summitt, NC) each had three hits for the Tribe. Owen and Cato led Anderson with a pair of hits. #####

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«September 2019»
September 7

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Invitational (Day 1) 

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Invitational (Day 1) 

Cross Country in FLEET FEET INVITE (Salisbury Community Park) W-2nd;M-2nd

Football vs. WEST GEORGIA 9-37

Soccer (W) @ Lynn 4-1

Soccer (M) @ Barton 2-3

September 8

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Invitational (Day 2) 

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Invitational (Day 2) 

Soccer (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE, ppd. 7 p.m.

September 9

Golf (W) @ Anderson Invitational (Day 1) - (Cobbs Glen GC)

Golf (M) @ Anderson Invitational - Day 1 (Cobbs Glen GC)

September 10

Golf (W) @ Anderson Invitational (Day 2) - (Cobbs Glen GC) 2nd of 9

Golf (M) @ Anderson Invitational - Day 2 (Cobbs Glen GC) 5th of 10

Volleyball @ Lenoir-Rhyne 1-3

September 11

Soccer (W) @ Francis Marion 2-1

Soccer (M) @ North Greenville 4-0

September 13

Volleyball @ Mars Hill 0-3

September 14

Football @ Winston-Salem State 21-14

Volleyball vs. CHOWAN 3-0

Soccer (W) vs. USC AIKEN 3-0

September 17

Volleyball vs. QUEENS 0-3

September 18

Soccer (W) vs. QUEENS 0-1

Soccer (M) vs. QUEENS 1-4

September 20

Tennis (M) @ Belmont Abbey Tournament 12:30 p.m.

Volleyball vs. COKER 3-1

September 21

Golf (W) @ Battle at Old South - Day 1 (Old South GC)

Cross Country @ Bulldog Stampede (Wingate Univ.) M-4th;W-7th

Volleyball vs. WINGATE 0-3

Soccer (M) vs. MARS HILL 3-0

Football @ UNC Pembroke 14-28

Soccer (W) vs. MARS HILL 3-0

September 22

Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Invitational - Day 2 (Old South GC) 9th of 14

September 23

Golf (M) @ King Invitational - Day 1 (CC of Bristol)

September 24

Golf (M) @ King Invitational - Day 2 (CC of Bristol) 5th of 9

September 25

Soccer (W) @ Columbus State 0-3

Soccer (M) vs. USC AIKEN 5-3

September 27

Tennis (W) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 1) 

Tennis (M) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 1) 

Volleyball @ UVA-Wise 3-0

September 28

Tennis (M) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 2) 

Tennis (W) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 2) 

Soccer (M) vs. SHAW 5-3

Volleyball @ Tusculum 0-3

Soccer (W) vs. SHAW 1-0

Football vs. WINGATE 10-13

September 29

Tennis (M) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 3) 

Tennis (W) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 3) 


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