Baseball beats Limestone as Morrow nears hit record

SALISBURY, NC -- Catawba College got four hits from Spence Southard (Greensboro, NC) and defeated visiting Limestone 9-5 in baseball action on Wednesday afternoon at Newman Park. The Indians used a big third inning, scoring five times, to improve to 12-5. Limestone falls to 8-12.In the Catawba third, Blair Reynolds (King, NC) broke a scoreless tie with a two-run single, while Curt Motsinger (Kernersville, NC) doubled home two more. Matt Baker (Charlotte, NC) capped the inning with a RBI single. Reynolds homered in the fourth to up the lead to 6-0. Limestone got on the board in the sixth on a three-run home run by Pat Evans (Simpsonville, SC). Catawba answered right back with three of its own in the frame. Chad Hill (Bennett, NC) plated a run on a grounder, while Motsinger doubled home a run and Southard singled home the third. Brian Hatley (Salisbury, NC) went five innings to improve his record to 2-1. He allowed no runs on three hits, while walking two and striking out three. In addition to the four singles by Southard, Reynolds, Motsinger and Israel Morrow (Claremont, NC) each had two hits. The two hits by Morrow brings him within one of Greg Payne’s career record of 210 hits. #######

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«January 2018»
January 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85

January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

January 6

Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101

January 10

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71

January 12

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89

January 13

Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68

January 18

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 87-92

January 20

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

January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2) 

January 24

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

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.

January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

January 31

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

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Basketball (M) Team Photo