Ecclesia College Falls To Southwestern Christian University On Walkoff
It came down to the last play, but Ecclesia College was on the wrong end of a 5-4 defeat to Southwestern Christian University on Tuesday. Southwestern Christian University was down 4-3 in the bottom of the seventh inning when Diogen Ceballos singled on a 1-0 count, scoring two runs.
Southwestern Christian University got on the board in the second inning. Cade Carter doubled on a 3-1 count, scoring one run.
In the bottom of the fourth inning, Southwestern Christian University tied things up at three when Mitchell Bryant grounded out, scoring one run.
Ecclesia College notched three runs in the third inning. JT Stalnaker and Ethan Casey each drove in runs during the inning.
Donny Vail was the winning pitcher for Southwestern Christian University. He allowed one hit and three runs over four innings, striking out eight. Hayden Woolsey threw three innings in relief out of the bullpen.
Justice Jones took the loss for Ecclesia College. He allowed two hits and two runs over two and a third innings, striking out one.
Madison Bates started the game for Ecclesia College. He lasted one inning, allowing two hits and zero runs while walking zero.
Elijah Saldana and Casey all had one hit to lead Ecclesia College.
Southwestern Christian University tallied eight hits in the game. Ceballos, Carter, and Trevor Hudgens all managed multiple hits for Southwestern Christian University. Southwestern Christian University didn't commit a single error in the field. Carter had six chances in the field, the most on the team.
Pitchers Duel In Low-Scoring Affair, Ecclesia College Falls To Southwestern Christian University
Both teams were strong on the mound on Tuesday, but Southwestern Christian University was just a little bit stronger at the plate in a victory over Ecclesia College on Tuesday. Trever Smith started the game for Ecclesia College and recorded 15 outs.
A single by JT Stalnaker in the second inning was a positive for Ecclesia College.
Shelby Sherrill was the winning pitcher for Southwestern Christian University. He went seven innings, allowing zero runs on four hits, striking out four and walking zero.
Smith took the loss for Ecclesia College. He went five innings, allowing two runs on three hits and striking out three.
Stevie Morphew, Zach Vincent, Stalnaker, and Dane Clark each collected one hit to lead Ecclesia College. Ecclesia College didn't commit a single error in the field. Stalnaker had the most chances in the field with five.
Southwestern Christian University was sure-handed and didn't commit a single error. Slayton Vaughan made the most plays with eight.