Jankowski KO's Carson-Newman as Baseball Picks up Win


SALISBURY, NC -- JJ Jankowski (McMurray, PA/Peters Township HS/Miami, OH) sailed through another performance striking out 11 and giving up just one earned run on six hits as Catawba College got the better of Carson-Newman 9-1 Friday night at Newman Park. The Indians go to 27-7 overall and 18-1 in the SAC while the Eagles fall to 18-19 and 9-10.

Jankowski (8-0) allowed a lead-off hit to the Eagles’ Phillip Duncan and then struck the next batter. The latter would set the tone for the rest of the evening. Carson-Newman would not score until the top of the ninth inning after the senior pitcher had thrown over 100 pitches.

Catawba quickly gave its man on the mound some run support in the first when an Ethan Satterfield (Madison, NC/McMichael HS) double plated Julio Zubillaga (China Grove, NC/Carson HS) and Garrett Furr (Gold Hill, NC/Mt. Pleasant HS).

Losing pitcher Lucas Watson lasted just three innings for the Eagles giving up seven earned runs on six hits. The third inning done Watson in as Catawba hit him up for four runs on four hits while the Carson-Newman defense committed an error.

Satterfield started the onslaught in the Catawba third with a single that scored Chris Dula (Troutman, NC/S. Iredell HS) from second. After an out the Indians produced two singles and a double that each netted one run to close out the scoring and put them ahead 7-0.

Dula launched a Carson-Newman offering over the left field wall in the fourth for his seventh of the year. Satterfield singled later on for his third hit of the night which led the team.

The Eagles would get on the scoreboard in the final frame when first baseman Kyle Koeneman led off with a double to center and later scored on a fielder’s choice to first. Ryan McClintock (Matthews, NC/Providence HS) came in to relieve Jankowski in the ninth and recorded the final two outs for Catawba.  

Greg Lawson (Charlotte, NC/Providence HS) and Brett Underwood (Greensboro, NC/SW Guilford HS) collected two hits apiece to help the Indian cause.

Catawba continues its weekend series with the Eagles Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m.

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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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