February 28, 2006
#15 Baseball crushes Anderson 27-3SALISBURY, NC – Catawba College scored 15 runs in the fourth inning en route to a 27-3 baseball win over visiting Anderson College on Tuesday afternoon at Newman Park. The 27 runs ties a school record for most runs in a game. The Indians, ranked #15 in NCAA II, jump to 13-4 on the year. The Trojans fall to 6-14.
Catawba led 5-1 heading into the fourth when Mark Smith (Brown Summit, NC) smacked a two-run double, followed a couple of batters later by Jerry Sands (Clayton, NC) and his three-run homer to make it 11-1. Aaron Rimer (Salisbury, NC) belted a grand slam later in the frame before Jimbo Davis (Salisbury, NC) connected on a two-run blast. At the end of the inning, 10 of the 15 runs scored were unearned.
The Trojans would pick up back-to-back homers from Tony Graham (Abbeville, SC) and Jessie Whiteside (Beaufort, SC) but the Indians would put a three spot up in the sixth inning and four more in the eighth with a Jared Temple (Durham, NC) grand slam.
In the contest, David Thomas (Winston-Salem, NC) went 3-for-3, Mark Smith 3-for-3 with four RBI, Rimer 3-for-4 with six RBI, Chad Baker (Jamestown, NC) 3-for-4 and Temple 2-for-3 with five RBI. Alex Fairweather (Lenoir, NC) tossed six innings while striking out 10 in the win.
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Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70
Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85
Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117
Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95
Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142
Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136
Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88
Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101
Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52
Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71
Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90
Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89
Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL 80-56
Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68
Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73
Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 87-92
Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1)
Swimming Men @ Lenoir-Rhyne 86-173
Swimming Women @ Lenoir-Rhyne 151-107
Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 65-47
Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 61-90
Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2)
Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.
Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)
Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)
Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.
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