Rimer's ninth-inning single lifts Baseball to 3-2 win

SALISBURY, NC -- Catawba College scored twice in the bottom of the ninth to rally for a 3-2 win over visiting Belmont Abbey in baseball action at Newman Park on Wednesday night. Aaron Rimer (Salisbury, NC) singled home Chad Hill (Bennett, NC) with two outs to plate the game-winner. Catawba improves to 6-4, while Belmont Abbey falls to 3-8. Spence Southard (Greensboro, NC) had led off the ninth with a solo home run to tie the score after the Tribe entered the final frame down 2-1. Belmont Abbey had built a 2-0 lead, scoring an unearned run in the first and adding another in the second on a single by Josh Pennington (Belmont, NC). Catawba got one run back in the fourth on a two-out, RBI double by Hill. Brian Hatley (Salisbury, NC) earned the win in relief for Catawba, tossing two perfect innings and striking out the six in the ninth. Jaymie Russ (Concord, NC) took the loss for the Crusaders. Southard and Hill each had three hits to pace the Tribe attack. Derek Brown (Mastic Beach, NY) had two hits for Belmont Abbey. #####

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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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