Baseball

Setzer Hits Ninth Homer in Loss to St. Thomas Aquinas

18_BSB_SetzerLukeSTA
SALISBURY, N.C. - - Luke Setzer hit his ninth home run of the season in the Catawba Indians’ 6-8 non-conference loss to St. Thomas Aquinas in Newman Park on Tuesday. Catawba falls to 10-15, while St. Thomas improves to 10-4.

Chance Bowden led the Indians’ offense going 2-for-4 with a double and two RBIs. Setzer had a hit and a walk with two RBIs and scored two runs for Catawba. Bryan Ketchie started on the mound, allowing one run on four hits over four innings, while striking out three. 

Setzer’s two run home run put Catawba on the board first in the bottom of the first inning. Adorno led off the top of the second inning with a home run for St. Thomas. Two walks and a hit by pitch loaded the bases for the Indians in the bottom of the second. Bowden doubled to left center to plate two more runs.

The Spartans walked the bases loaded again in the third. Harrison Baucom singled to third base to add a run for the Indians. The fourth, fifth and sixth innings were scoreless for both teams. St. Thomas tallied a run in the seventh and recorded six runs on five hits and two errors in the eighth.

The Indians were able to score one more run in the ninth on a Jackson Raper double to left center.

Anthony Maisano led the Spartan’s offense with two hits and two RBIs. Joseph Pena, Nicholas Lucchese, and Bobby Morse each added two hits for St. Thomas. Angelo Baez earned the win, allowing no runs on one hit while striking out three over two innings pitched.

Catawba returns home for game two of the five game home stretch on Wednesday as they host Indiana University of Pennsylvania at 3 pm.

Box Score

Today's Events

No events scheduled until September 3

Calendar

«December 2019»
1234567
December 7

Basketball (W) vs. UVA-WISE 101-86

Basketball (M) vs. UVA-WISE 109-87

8
December 8

Track/Field @ JDL College Kickoff

91011121314
December 14

Basketball (W) @ Mars Hill 94-57

Basketball (M) @ Mars Hill 94-76

1516
December 16

Swimming @ Spartan Open (Day 1) 

Basketball (W) @ Embry-Riddle 82-74

17
December 17

Swimming @ Spartan Open (Day 2) 

18
December 18

Swimming @ Spartan Open (Day 3) 

Basketball (M) vs. WINGATE 88-79

19
December 19

Swimming @ Spartan Open (Day 4) M-7th;W-8th

Basketball (W) vs. UNC Wilmington (Exhib.) W,78-75(OT)

2021
December 21

Basketball (M) vs. SOUTHERN WESLEYAN 94-87

22232425262728
293031

Mouse over the red calendar dates to display events on those days. Click to open the full-size calendar.


TEAM PHOTO

Basketball (M) Team Photo

SPONSORS