TAMPA, Fla. - The University of Tampa baseball team faced off againt the Georgia College Bobcats.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: #2 Tampa 11, #16 Georgia College 1
Records: Tampa (3-2), Georgia College (3-2)
Location: UT Baseball Field | Tampa, Fla.
All-time Series: Tampa leads the all-time series with Georgia College 10-2.
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HOW IT HAPPENED:
- Stephen Smith scored the first run of the game with a RBI from Darren Miller in the bottom of the first. Drew Ehrhard scored off a sacrificed fly from Bragg.
- Bottom of the fifth Brandon Gali scored. Smith scored off of a single from Bragg. Ehrhard scored off a single from Sirven. Harrison Bragg scored off a wild pitch.
- The Spartans kept the lead at the top of the sixth at 6-0.
- The Bobcats battled back with one run in the top of the sixth.
- Bottom of the sixth Gali scored off a double from from Smith. Miller singled allowing Smith to score. Miller scored off a single from Danny Sirven. Sirven and Bragg both scored off a single from Chris Gaffney.
- Pitcher Tyler Beck relieved Keven Pimentel at the top of the seventh.
- Top of the ninth pitcher Christian Calleja relieved Tyler Beck.
- Georgia College unable to answer. Spartans won 11-1.
INSIDE THE STATS:
- Pimentel started for the Spartans and completed with an IP of 6.0
- Beck had three strikeouts.
- Smith led the Spartans in runs and hits at 3 three.
- Ehrhard, Bragg, and Gali each had two hits and two runs.
- Miller, Sirven, and DeTringo also had two hits.
BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:
- The Spartans scored at least one first-inning run in every game.
- Tampa recorded season high of 11 runs.
- The 6.0 innings pitched by Pimentel marked a season high for a Spartans starter. First Spartan of the season to win two games.
Tampa returns to action on Friday, February 16th at 6:00PM for game at West Florida.
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