Spartans Drop Road Series with USI Eagles

Spartans Drop Road Series with USI Eagles

TAMPA, Fla. - The University of Tampa baseball team dropped the series to the University of Southern Indiana Eagles after a 6-3 loss in game three. 

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:

Final: #2 Tampa 3, Southern Indiana 6
Records: Tampa (32-7), Southern Indiana (21-17)
Location: USI Baseball Field | Evansville, Ind.
All-time Series: Tampa is tied in the all-time series with the Eagles 6-6. 
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HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • Nick DeTringo started out the game in the top of the first with a double to left field. Drew Ehrhard then singled to center field, moving DeTringo to third base. Darren Miller then grounded out to second base and DeTringo scored. 
  • The Eagles retaliated in the bottom of the first with a run of their own, tying the game. 
  • The Spartans took the lead in the top of the third when they picked up one run. 
  • The top of the fourth started with DeTringo being walked to get on base. DeTringo then advanced to second base on a wild pitch. Ehrhard then came up to the plate and doubled to left center, scoring DeTringo.
  • The Eagles tied the game in the bottom of the sixth when they posted two runs on the board. 
  • The Eagles then took the lead in the bottom of the eighth when they recorded three runs.
  • The Spartans were unable to top the Eagles and were defeated 6-3. 

INSIDE THE STATS: 

  • Ehrhard went 3-5 with one RBI

UP NEXT:

Tampa returns to action on Friday, April 27th, as they travel to Winter Park to take on the Rollins College Tars.

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