Baseball Takes Final Game of Wingate Series

SALISBURY, NC -- Catawba picked up a 10-4 win over visiting Wingate in South Atlantic Conference baseball action on Sunday afternoon at Newman Park.  The Catawba Indians improve to 15-11 overall and 6-6 in the SAC, while the Bulldogs fall to 9-14 and 5-3.

 David Thomas (Winston-Salem, NC) got the Indians on the board in the first inning with a two-out, two-run homer.  The Tribe would use three Wingate errors in the second inning to score three times on go on top 5-1.

 Catawba would score single runs in the fourth, fifth and sixth innings, two of those runs coming on homers from Lee Page (Dillon, SC) and Jerry Sands (Clayton, NC)/
The Bulldogs made it interesting in the seventh.  Josh Benton (Gold Hill, NC) brought Wingate within 8-4 with a two-run homer.  The Bulldogs would load the bases with a pair of two-out singles and a walk, but Travis McSweeney (Palm Harbor, FL) struck out Michael Taylor (Greenville, NC) to end the frame.

 The Tribe added single runs in the seventh and eighth innings to build the lead to 10-4.  Blake Ketner (Davidson, NC) earned the win for Catawba as he allowed two earned runs on six hits over six and a third innings of work.  Michael Parker (Snow Camp, NC) had four hits for Wingate.

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Today's Events

Cross Country @ SAC Championships, W-4th;M-8th
Volleyball @ Tusculum, 0-3 LVideoStats
Swimming @ Wingate, 2:00
Football @ Tusculum, 40-13 WAudioVideoStats
Soccer (M) vs. TUSCULUM, 1-3 LVideoStats
Soccer (W) vs. TUSCULUM, 7:30VideoStats


«November 2017»
November 1

Volleyball vs. WINSTON-SALEM ST. 7 p.m.

November 3

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 1)

Soccer (W) @ SAC Tournament (Semifinals)

Soccer (M) @ SAC Tournament (Semifinal)

Volleyball @ Queens 7 p.m.

November 4

Cross Country @ NCAA II Southeast Regional

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 2)

Football vs. NEWBERRY 1:30 p.m.

Volleyball @ Wingate 2 p.m.

November 5

Soccer (M) @ SAC Tournament (Championship)

Soccer (W) @ SAC Tournament (Championship)

November 7

Volleyball vs. COKER 6:30 p.m.

November 10

Basketball (M) vs. Francis Marion 1 p.m.

Basketball (W) vs. Mount Olive 2 p.m.

November 11

Volleyball @ Newberry 11 a.m.

Football vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 1:30 p.m.

Basketball (W) vs. Barton 4:30 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ UNC Pembroke 7 p.m.

November 14

Volleyball in SAC Tournament (1st Round)

November 15

Basketball (W) @ Fayetteville St. 6 p.m.

November 17

Volleyball @ SAC Tournament (Semifinal)

Basketball (M) @ Albany State 7 p.m.

November 18

Volleyball @ SAC Tournament (Championship)

Basketball (W) @ Bowie St. 1 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. Montevallo 3 p.m.

November 20

Basketball (W) vs. CHOWAN 6 p.m.

November 21

Basketball (M) @ Winston-Salem St. 7 p.m.

November 24

Basketball (W) @ UNC Wilmington (Exhib.) 4 p.m.

November 29

Basketball (W) @ Queens 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Queens 8 p.m.


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Basketball (M) Team Photo