March 12, 2013
Baseball Wins Fifth Straight With 11-3 Victory Over Wingate
WINGATE, NC -- Catawba claimed a non-league over Wingate by an 11-3 count in baseball action on Tuesday night at Christopher Stadium and Plyler Field. The 14th-ranked Catawba Indians improve to 18-5 with their fifth straight win. The Bulldogs fall to 14-12.
Leading 1-0 after an inning, Catawba broke through with four runs in the second. Danny Parisi (Shirley, NC/Longwood HS) doubled home two runs and Dylan Richardson (Randleman, NC/Randleman HS/Appalachian St.) singled home two more as the Indians jumped to a 5-0 lead.
Wingate got a run in the second on a Jason Hunter single and two in the third to cut the gap to 5-3. Thomas Spitz doubled home a run and later scored on a passed ball. Catawba came right back with two of its own in the fourth. Ethan Satterfield (Madison, NC/McMichael HS) brought home a pair of runs as his single to left was misplayed into a two-base error.
Cameron Cockman (Pleasant Garden, NC/SE Guilford HS/UNC Wilmington) and two relievers kept Wingate silent after the third. Cockman tossed six innings, allowing three runs (two earned) off six hits with five strikeouts to improve to 3-2 on the year. Graham Lawing (Huntersville, NC/NW Cabarrus HS/Lynchburg) pitched two scoreless innings and Will Johnson (Faith, NC/E. Rowan HS) finished things off in the ninth.
Catawba capped the scoring in the eighth, scoring three times with two outs following a catcher's interference call. Chris Dula (Troutman, NC/S. Iredell HS) singled home a run and Garrett Furr (Gold Hill, NC/Mt. Pleasant HS) singled home two more.
Paul Kronenfeld (Greensboro, NC/Woodberry Forest HS/Georgia Tech) had three hits to lead a 13-hit attack by the Indians. Keaton Hawks (Lexington, NC/E. Davidson HS) had two hits and scored three runs.
Hunter had two of the eight Wingate hits. The Bulldogs made five errors and allowed five unearned runs.
Catawba hosts 25th-ranked UNC Pembroke on Wednesday afternoon at 3 p.m.
|Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2),|
Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70
Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85
Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117
Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95
Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142
Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136
Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88
Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101
Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52
Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71
Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90
Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89
Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL 80-56
Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68
Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73
Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 87-92
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
Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2)
Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.
Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)
Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)
Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.
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