Smith brothers power Baseball to 19-5 rout of St. Andrews

LAURINBURG, NC Catawba College pounded out 22 hits en route to a 19-5 win over host St. Andrews in baseball action on Tuesday afternoon at Clark Field. The Indians improve to 12-8 with the win, while the Knights fall to 8-6. The Tribe erupted for nine runs in the opening inning, including hitting three home runs. Two solo shots came off the bat of leadoff man Mark Smith (Browns Summitt, NC), which tied a school record. The other long ball was a grand slam by Thomas Giles (Lynchburg, VA). Catawba would put up at least one run in seven of the nine innings of play. Mark Smith finished the day going 4-for-6 with three RBI and three runs scored. His brother, Matt, was 3-for-3 with three RBI and four runs scored. Matt Baker (Charlotte, NC) would lead the hit parade with five hits in six at bats, collecting four RBI. Aaron Rimer (Salisbury, NC) also homered for the Tribe. Jeff Abdelnour (Cohoes, NY) earned the win on the mound. He tossed six innings, scattering seven hits and allowing four runs. He recorded six strikeouts in picking up his first decision of the year. William Clark (Laurinburg, NC) enjoyed a 4-for-5 day for the hosts, while Everett Kelly (Wilmington, NC) had a pair of RBI. Each homered along with Taylor Kennedy (Siler City, NC). #####

Today's Events

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1),
Swimming @ Lenoir-Rhyne,
Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL, 2:00AudioVideoStats
Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL, 4:00AudioVideoStats


«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

Swimming @ Lenoir-Rhyne 

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1) 

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 4 p.m.

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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Basketball (M) Team Photo