March 14, 2004
Baseball rallies to complete three-game sweep of WingateSALISBURY, NC – Catawba College took advantage of four Wingate errors, coming from behind on Sunday afternoon to complete a three-game sweep over the Bulldogs, with a 12-7 win in South Atlantic Conference baseball action at Newman Park. The Tribe pick up their 20th win on the year, climbing to 20-9 overall and 5-1 in the SAC. Wingate falls to 9-21 and 3-3. Wingate opened the scoring in the second inning as David Yount (Forest City, NC) started his 3-for-4 day with a RBI single to center. Jay Barnes (Strasburg, VA) followed with a RBI double to put the Bulldogs up 3-0. Catawba would strike back in the bottom half of the frame courtesy of an Aaron Rimer (Salisbury, NC) two-run shot. Wingate wasted no time responding in the next half-inning as Andrew Conner (Randleman, NC) blasted his second home-run of the year for a 4-2 advantage. Trailing 5-2 in the bottom of the fourth, Scott Searles (Boston, MA) and Jeff Boyles (Pinnacle, NC) hit back-to-back dingers to cut the Indian deficit to 5-4. Andrew Brockington (Florence, SC) and Yount both had home runs in the sixth to up the Wingate lead to 7-4. In the Catawba sixth, Boyles laid down a sacrifice bunt which brought home Nick Lefko (Faith, NC) as Wingate committed the first of two errors in the frame. Searles would tie the game as he scored from third on a failed pick-off attempt. The Indians would add five-insurance runs in their final two at bats. Searles picked up a RBI single in the seventh, later scoring on a Boyles triple. Spence Southard (Greensboro, NC) contributed a RBI double in the eighth, scoring in the frame off another Bulldog miscue. Jimbo Davis (Salisbury, NC) picked up his conference-leading 48th RBI on a sacrifice-fly for the final 12-7 margin. Nick Mayle (Landis, NC) earned the win in relief, allowing just one hit over his one and a third innings of work. Zach Evans (Greensboro, NC) closed the door in the final one and two-thirds innings of play, grabbing his third save on the year. ######
|Golf (W) @ Flagler Fall Slam - Day 2 (Marsh Creek CC),|
Volleyball @ Wingate 0-3
Soccer (W) vs. WINGATE 2-1
Soccer (M) vs. WINGATE 1-5
Swimming Men @ Gardner-Webb 92-170
Volleyball @ Anderson 0-3
Volleyball @ Newberry 3-2
Football vs. ALBANY STATE 21-35
Soccer (M) vs. SHAW 3-0
Soccer (W) vs. SHAW 6-1
Tennis (M) vs. BLUEFIELD ST. 3-4
Tennis (W) vs. BLUEFIELD ST. 7-0
Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of SALISBURY)
Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV - Day 2 (CC of SALISBURY) 10th of 18
Tennis (W) vs. WINSTON-SALEM ST, ppd. 5 p.m.
Volleyball @ Coker 1-3
Soccer (W) @ Mars Hill 1-0
Cross Country Royals Challenge M-15th;W-19th
Swimming Women @ Converse Invite (Day 1)
Volleyball vs. TUSCULUM 2-3
Swimming Women @ Converse Invite (Day 2) 1st of 5
Volleyball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 0-3
Football @ Wingate 25-35
Soccer (M) vs. COKER 1-2
Soccer (W) vs. COKER 5-0
Golf (W) @ Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC)
Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Inv. - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC)
Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Inv. - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC) 9th of 14
Golf (W) @ Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC) 9th of 14
Volleyball vs. QUEENS 2-3
Soccer (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 1-4
Soccer (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 1-4
Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 0-3
Football vs. TUSCULUM 55-37
Volleyball @ Mars Hill 3-0
Soccer (W) vs. ANDERSON 3-0
Soccer (M) vs. ANDERSON 0-2
Golf (W) @ Flagler Fall Slam - Day 1 (Marsh Creek CC)
Golf (W) @ Flagler Fall Slam - Day 2 (Marsh Creek CC)
Soccer (W) vs. CHOWAN 2 p.m.
Soccer (M) vs. BELMONT ABBEY 7:30 p.m.
Tennis (W) vs. Newberry 2 p.m.
Tennis (M) vs. Newberry 2 p.m.
Volleyball @ Carson-Newman 7 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ UNC Wilmington (Exhib.) noon
Football vs. LIMESTONE 1:30 p.m.
Volleyball @ Tusculum 2 p.m.
Soccer (W) @ Carson-Newman 5 p.m.
Soccer (M) @ Carson-Newman 7:30 p.m.
Soccer (W) SAC Tournament (1st Round)
Basketball (M) @ Wichita St. (Exhib.)
Volleyball vs. COKER 6:30 p.m.
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