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. #######

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«September 2017»
September 1

Volleyball vs. MONTEVALLO 3-2

September 2

Cross Country in CHICK-FIL-A INVITE W-2nd; M-3rd

Tennis (M) @ Belmont Abbey Individual Tourn. 

Volleyball vs. BELMONT ABBEY 1-3

Volleyball vs. CHOWAN 3-0

Soccer (M) vs. ERSKINE 1-2

September 3

Soccer (W) @ Barton 2-0

September 6

Soccer (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 1-3

Soccer (W) vs. LIMESTONE 1-3

September 8

Cross Country @ Lenoir-Rhyne Invite W-3rd,M-3rd

Volleyball @ Winston-Salem St. 0-3

September 9

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Individual Tourn. (Day 1) 

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Individual Tourn. (Day 1) 

Football @ VMI 27-20

Soccer (M) @ Belmont Abbey 0-4

September 10

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Individual Tourn. (Day 2) 

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Individual Tourn. (Day 2) 

Soccer (W) vs. FLAGLER 0-4

September 15

Volleyball @ Mars Hill 3-1

September 16

Volleyball vs. TUSCULUM 2-3

Soccer (M) vs. MARS HILL 0-1

Football @ UNC Pembroke 41-9

Soccer (W) vs. MARS HILL 4-0

September 18

Golf (M) @ Queens Inv. - Day 1 (Club at Irish Creek)

September 19

Golf (M) @ Queens Inv. - Day 2 (Club at Irish Creek) 11th of 16

Volleyball @ Lenoir-Rhyne 0-3

September 20

Soccer (W) @ Newberry 2-1

Soccer (M) @ Newberry 2-4

September 22

Volleyball @ Lincoln Memorial 1-3

September 23

Cross Country @ Bulldog Stampede W-5th;M-9th

Golf (W) @ Battle at Old South - Day 1 (Old South GC)

Soccer (W) @ Coker 3-0

Volleyball @ Carson-Newman 0-3

Football vs. MARS HILL 37-13

Soccer (M) @ Coker 2-1

September 24

Golf (W) @ Battle at Old South - Day 2 (Old South GC) 15th of 18

September 25

Golf (M) @ King Inv - Day 1 (CC of Bristol)

September 26

Golf (M) @ King Inv - Day 2 (CC of Bristol) 8th of 10

Tennis (W) @ Pfeiffer 9-0

Volleyball vs. ANDERSON 0-3

September 27

Tennis (M) @ Pfeiffer 7-2

Soccer (W) vs. USC AIKEN 5-0

September 29

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 1)

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 1)

Cross Country @ Royals Challenge W-13th;M-14th

Volleyball vs. QUEENS 0-3

September 30

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 2) 

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 2) 

Football @ Carson-Newman 18-31

Volleyball vs. WINGATE 0-3

Soccer (W) vs. GEORGIA COLLEGE 1-3

Soccer (M) vs. LANDER 3-6

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