Saints Split a Double Header at Saint Vincent

Saints Split a Double Header at Saint Vincent

(CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.) – The Thomas More University baseball team split a doubleheader with the Saint Vincent College, moving to 12-5 overall on the season. The Saints dropped the first game of the day, 5-2, and came out victorious in game two, 4-2. 

GAME 1

  • On the mound, Jordan Houze go got the start, facing 23 batters, striking out two and allowing four runs off seven hits. 
  • Jonathan Breeden replaced Houze, facing five batters and allowing one run off three hits and one strikeout. 
  • Reynolds went 2-3 at the plate, hitting a triple and scoring one run.
  • Brett Benzinger went 2-4 at the plate, recording a double. 
  • Wellbrock went 1-3 at the plate with his only hit being the double that scored Reynolds
  • Bailey Martin went 2-4 at the plate. 

GAME 2

  • In the second inning, Noah Galvin singled to center field, scoring Sean Lawrence to tie the game at 1-1.
  • Joshua Boeckmann advanced to second, moving Sam Hauer to third and scoring Benzinger on a wild pitch in the third inning. 
  • Boeckmann advanced to third and Hauer scored on another wild pitch in the third inning to take a 3-1 lead in the third inning. 
  • In the fifth inning, Lawrence stole second and advanced to third on a throwing error, scoring Boeckmann to take a 4-2 lead. 

  • Martin started the game on the mound, facing six batters, allowing one run off two hits. 
  • Joey Weller replaced Martin, facing 18 batters, allowing only one run and striking out five batters.
  • Justin Ward finished out the game and recorded the save, facing three batters and allowing zero runs. 
  • Benzinger went 2-3 at the plate, recording a double and scoring a run. 
  • Lawrence went 2-4, recording a double and scoring one run. 
  • The Saints had the 7-4 advantage in hits.  

  • The Saints host Centre on April 16 for a 4 p.m. game.