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Baseball Falls 7-6 In 11 Innings In Opener At Trevecca Nazarene

Baseball Falls 7-6 In 11 Innings In Opener At Trevecca Nazarene

OVERVIEW – TREVECCA NAZARENE

SCORES: Trevecca Nazarene Trojans 7, Northwood Timberwolves 6 (11 innings)

RECORDS: Northwood 0-1, Trevecca Nazarene 2-2

LOCATION: Jackson Field – Nashville, Tenn.  

RECAP: Northwood drops wild 7-6 11-inning contest to open the 2020 season at Trevecca Nazarene Friday

GAME HIGHLIGHTS

  • Northwood plated its first run of the season in the top of the third inning thanks to a solo home run by Cole Brooks to make it 1-0.
  • The Timberwolves extended their advantage in the sixth on an RBI ground out that plated Khale Showers.
  • Showers then made it 3-0 in the seventh on an fielder's choice that scored Michael Karam.
  • The Trojans began their comeback in the seventh with a run on an error to make the score 3-1.
  • Trevecca took advantage of two walks and a hit batter to open the eighth inning, during which the Trojans scored three runs to take their first lead of the day at 4-3.
  • Northwood flipped the script in the ninth, drawing three walks to start the inning.  NU tied the game on a Showers RBI groundout that scored Kyle Ziegler.
  • Connor Kin then gave Northwood back the lead on an RBI groundout to score Brooks.
  • NU extended their lead to 6-4 as Ryan Chargo successfully stole home.
  • The Trojans responded once again in the bottom of the ninth, scoring two runs to force extra innings.
  • The score remained 6-6 until the bottom of the 11th when Trevecca came through with the game-winning single to earn the win.

GAME STATS

  • Runs/Hits/Errors Northwood: 6/7/2, Trevecca Nazarene: 7/7/3
  • Runners Left on Base: Northwood: 13, Trevecca Nazarene: 9
  • Winning Pitcher: Zeke Lecomte (1-1): 3 IP, H, 2 BB, K
  • Losing Pitcher: Jack Gulvas (0-1): 1 2/3 IP, 2 H, R, 2 K

TOP NU PERFORMERS

  • Alan LaBox: 6 1/3 IP, 2 H, R (0 ER), 3 BB, 4 K
  • Brooks: HR, 2 R, 2 BB
  • Matt Magno: 2-3, 2 BB
  • Showers: R, 2 RBIs
  • Polewka: 2-2, 3 BB

UP NEXT

  • Northwood and Trevecca Nazarene will finish their weekend series with a doubleheader Saturday (February 15). Game time is set for 2 p.m.