Baseball bats silent in doubleheader losses to PC

CLINTON, SC -- Presbyterian College swept a doubleheader from Catawba in South Atlantic Conference baseball action on Friday afternoon at the PC Baseball Complex. The Blue Hose won by the scores of 2-0 and 6-2 in improving to 15-20 overall and 6-5 in the SAC. Catawba fell to 19-15 and 5-5. Junior Richard Barkley (Sumter, SC) tossed a one-hit shutout to lead Presbyterian to the game one win. The lone hit was a lead-off single by Israel Morrow (Claremont, NC) in the fourth inning. Barkley walked two and struck out nine. Catawba's Zach Snyder (Lexington, NC) nearly matched Barkley as he allowed just three hits with no walks and four strike outs, but a bad first inning in the field led to the loss. Third baseman Blair Reynolds (King, NC) made two throwing errors to open the game and after a hit batter, another error by Reynolds allowed the first run to score. A groundout by Tombo Hite (Abbeville, SC) scored the second run. After the last error by Reynolds, Snyder sat down 15 batters in a row until a single by Chris Turco (Marietta, GA) to start the sixth. He was erased on an ensuing double play and Snyder kept the Blue Hose off the bases until the ninth, when PC got two singles, but Morrow threw a runner out at the plate to kept the game at 2-0. Presbyterian would grab the early lead in game two and never trailed. In the second, James Gritter (Ft. Lauderdale, FL) singled with two outs, stole second, and scored on a single by Curtis Bell (Gilbert, SC). A RBI double by Kevin White (Spartanburg, SC) and a sacrifice fly by Heath McCutcheon (Newberry, SC) in the third extended the lead to 3-0. Catawba scored twice in the got a two-run homer by Chad Hill (Bennett, NC) in the fourth, but White answered for the Blue Hose in the fifth with a three-run shot of his own. White accounted for four RBI in the win, while Hite colleced three hits. Morrow, Hill and Matt Baker (Charlotte, NC) had two hits each for the Tribe. #######

Today's Events

Golf (W) @ LeeAnn Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC), Stats
Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC),
Volleyball @ Francis Marion, 7:00


«October 2019»
October 2

Soccer (W) @ Newberry 2-2

Soccer (M) @ Newberry 0-1

October 4

Swimming @ King Invitational 

Volleyball @ Lincoln Memorial 2-3

October 5

Cross Country @ Paul Short Run (Lehigh Univ.) M-32nd,W-37th

Swimming @ King Invitational W-2nd,M-4th

Football @ Limestone 24-52

Soccer (W) @ Coker 3-0

Volleyball @ Carson-Newman 0-3

Soccer (M) @ Coker 0-4

October 7

Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV. - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)

Golf (M) @ State Farm Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Woodlake CC)

October 8

Golf (M) @ State Farm Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Woodlake CC) 6th of 12

Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV. - Day 2 (CC of Salisbury) 8th of 16

Volleyball vs. UNC PEMBROKE 1-3

October 9

Soccer (M) vs. LEES-McRAE 4-2

October 11

Cross Country @ Royals Challenge (McAlpine Park) M-12th;W-26th

Volleyball vs. ANDERSON 1-3

October 12

Football @ Carson-Newman 14-59

Soccer (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 1-0

Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 3-1

Soccer (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 1-0

October 14

Golf (W) @ LeeAnn Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC)

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC)

October 15

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC) 

Golf (W) @ LeeAnn Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC) 

Volleyball @ Francis Marion 7 p.m.

October 16

Soccer (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 5 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7:30 p.m.

October 17

Tennis (W) @ Mount Olive 3 p.m.

October 18

Volleyball vs. UVA-WISE - Dig Pink Match 7 p.m.

October 19

Swimming @ East Carolina w/Campbell,LR

Football vs. NEWBERRY noon

Volleyball vs. TUSCULUM 5 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. TUSCULUM 5:30 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. TUSCULUM 8 p.m.

October 21

Golf (W) @ Flagler Fall Slam - Day 1 (Marsh Creek CC)

Golf (M) @ Queens Invitational - Day 1 (Irish Creek CC)

October 22

Golf (W) @ Flagler Fall Slam - Day 2 (Marsh Creek CC)

Golf (M) @ Queens Invitational - Day 2 (Irish Creek CC)

Volleyball @ Queens 7 p.m.

October 23

Tennis (W) v. Newberry 2 p.m.

October 25

Volleyball @ Coker 7 p.m.

October 26

Cross Country @ SAC Championships (Wingate Univ.) 9 a.m.

Football vs. MARS HILL 1:30 p.m.

Volleyball @ Wingate 2 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 5:30 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 8 p.m.

October 30

Soccer (W) @ Limestone 5:30 p.m.


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Soccer (W) Team Photo