MVC Baseball Splits with Culver-Stockton Sunday

4 years 7 months 3 weeks ago Sunday, April 21 2013 Apr 21, 2013 Sunday, April 21, 2013 9:10:00 PM CDT April 21, 2013 in Baseball
Source: Andrew Pulverenti

MARSHALL, MO - The Missouri Valley College baseball wrapped up their weekend series with Culver-Stockton College in Canton, Mo. Sunday splitting a doubleheader. MVC was defeated in extra innings in game one 3-2, but came back to dominate in game two with a 12-6 victory.

After the Vikings left a man stranded in their first at-bat, Culver-Stockton wasted little time getting out in front of the MVC. The Wildcats were able to bring a run across in the bottom of the first inning to grab an early 1-0 lead. That's how things would stay until the top of the sixth inning. Sophomore Catcher Anthony Corona led off the innings with a walk, while Freshman Shortstop Devin Burnworth followed it up with a single. Freshman Jacob Stafford, who was pinch running for Corona, was moved to third on a sac bunt by Senior Third Baseman Troy Langan, and was eventually brought home a squeeze-bunt by Senior Designated Hitter Tony Barrow to tie the game up at 1-1. Culver went down in the bottom of the sixth inning, and the Vikings were able to grab the lead in the top of the seventh. Junior Leftfielder Tyler Siem led the inning off with a triple, and was later brought home thanks to a sacrifice-fly hit by Junior Second Baseman Tim Roddy. The Vikings went to the bottom of the seventh inning with a 2-1 lead, but Culver-Stockton hit a one-out solo homerun to tie the game up at 2-2 and send the contest into extra innings. Back-to-back one-out singles by Burnworth and Langan were wasted as the two were stranded on base to end their eighth inning at-bat. The Wildcats used two singles, a stolen base, and an intentional walk to bring the winning run home in the bottom of the eighth inning and defeat MVC 3-2. Leading the way for the Vikings was Burnworth who finished three for four, while Langan had two base-hits. Junior Starting Pitcher Brady Nowak pitched well despite picking up the loss. He went more than seven innings giving up eight hits, three runs, and struck out three.

The Vikings started game two scoring four runs, all of which came with two outs. Junior First Baseman Josh Hartin knocked a RBI double to score Burnworth for MVC's first run. Hartin was brought home for run number two thanks to a bases loaded walk by Sophomore Leftfielder Dominique Smith. Strafford brought home the final two runs of the inning with a single to centerfield that scored Freshman Rightfielder Anthony Patchin and Sophomore Ruben Paniagua. After a scoreless second inning the Vikings put two more runs on the board in the top of third inning, again with two outs. Burnworth drove in both runs when a single allowed Strafford and Smith to score giving MVC a 6-0 lead. Culver-Stockton got two runs back in the bottom of the inning cutting the MVC lead to 6-2. MVC put together their best inning of the game in the top of the fourth inning when they scored six runs to grab a commanding 12-2 lead. The scoring started with a Paniagua bunt that brought home Teaford. Smith followed that up with a RBI single to score Hartin. Another two runs were brought in when Strafford singled down the rightfield line to score both Patchin and Paniagua. Burnworth capped off the scoring with a triple to score Strafford and Smith. Culver-Stockton attempted to make a comeback with a run in the bottom of the fourth and three runs in the bottom of the fifth inning, but MVC came away with a 12-6 victory. Leading the way for MVC was Hartin who finished with four hits, a run scored, and two RBI's. Burnworth finished with three hits, one run scored and four RBI's. Strafford also finished with four RBI's. Burnworth picked up the win on the mound going the distance giving up eight hits, six runs, and striking out three to improve to 2-3 on the season.

The sits at MVC 3-32 overall and 2-22 in Heart of America Athletic Conference play. Culver-Stockton is now 21-20 overall and 12-10 in HAAC play.

The Vikings will play at William Woods University Tuesday at 4:00 p.m Tuesday.

 

More News

Grid
List
COLUMBIA – Fire fighters arrived at the scene of a warehouse fire Monday morning. According to the Division Chief,... More >>
5 hours ago Monday, December 18 2017 Dec 18, 2017 Monday, December 18, 2017 3:12:00 AM CST December 18, 2017 in News
COLUMBIA - Power was restored to 1,922 Columbia customers, according to Columbia Water & Light. The outage affected customers... More >>
10 hours ago Sunday, December 17 2017 Dec 17, 2017 Sunday, December 17, 2017 10:35:00 PM CST December 17, 2017 in News
CAPE GIRARDEAU (AP) — A Cape Girardeau man will likely spend the rest of his life in prison for shooting... More >>
12 hours ago Sunday, December 17 2017 Dec 17, 2017 Sunday, December 17, 2017 8:00:30 PM CST December 17, 2017 in News
COLUMBIA - Three years after picking up a disc for the first time, Cynthia Riccotti is thriving in her quest... More >>
14 hours ago Sunday, December 17 2017 Dec 17, 2017 Sunday, December 17, 2017 6:25:00 PM CST December 17, 2017 in News
TIPTON - A family is trying to recover after losing everything in a house fire, and with help from the... More >>
15 hours ago Sunday, December 17 2017 Dec 17, 2017 Sunday, December 17, 2017 5:20:00 PM CST December 17, 2017 in News
BOONE COUNTY - A boil advisory is in affect for Water Supply District No. 10 in Boone County. According... More >>
15 hours ago Sunday, December 17 2017 Dec 17, 2017 Sunday, December 17, 2017 5:18:00 PM CST December 17, 2017 in News
CAMDEN COUNTY - A Kansas City woman has been arrested in connection with a fatal car crash in Camden County... More >>
16 hours ago Sunday, December 17 2017 Dec 17, 2017 Sunday, December 17, 2017 4:48:00 PM CST December 17, 2017 in News
KANSAS CITY (AP) — Area educators are opening up the topic of teen suicide for discussion after seeing deaths rise... More >>
16 hours ago Sunday, December 17 2017 Dec 17, 2017 Sunday, December 17, 2017 4:07:00 PM CST December 17, 2017 in News
JEFFERSON CITY - The first ever "Christmas Countdown" Sunday is giving Jefferson City an opportunity for some last minute Christmas... More >>
23 hours ago Sunday, December 17 2017 Dec 17, 2017 Sunday, December 17, 2017 9:21:00 AM CST December 17, 2017 in News
COLUMBIA (AP) — Police say they have arrested a man charged in an August quadruple homicide that occurred in... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, December 16 2017 Dec 16, 2017 Saturday, December 16, 2017 11:15:00 PM CST December 16, 2017 in News
NEW BLOOMFIELD - A two-vehicle car wreck Saturday left one dead and two others injured, according to the Missouri State... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, December 16 2017 Dec 16, 2017 Saturday, December 16, 2017 8:15:00 PM CST December 16, 2017 in News
COLUMBIA - An event in Columbia today addressed the prevalence of gun violence and misuse of firearms by offering gift... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, December 16 2017 Dec 16, 2017 Saturday, December 16, 2017 8:04:00 PM CST December 16, 2017 in News
COLUMBIA – A six-year-old held a hot chocolate stand Saturday outside of a Hy-Vee in Jefferson City to help two... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, December 16 2017 Dec 16, 2017 Saturday, December 16, 2017 6:51:00 PM CST December 16, 2017 in News
COLUMBIA - The Wyss Medical Foundation donated $2 million to the Missouri Orthapaedic Institute for the work of lead orthopaedic... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, December 16 2017 Dec 16, 2017 Saturday, December 16, 2017 5:05:00 PM CST December 16, 2017 in News
COLUMBIA - On Friday, the Columbia Police Department inducted eight new recruits, the largest class of officers in years. ... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, December 16 2017 Dec 16, 2017 Saturday, December 16, 2017 4:03:00 PM CST December 16, 2017 in News
COLUMBIA – A new roundabout may be coming to Columbia on one intersection that may cause drivers trouble. The... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, December 16 2017 Dec 16, 2017 Saturday, December 16, 2017 3:55:00 PM CST December 16, 2017 in News
JACKSONVILLE - An estimated 400 people attended a wreath laying ceremony Saturday at the Jacksonville State Veterans Cemetery. It... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, December 16 2017 Dec 16, 2017 Saturday, December 16, 2017 3:31:00 PM CST December 16, 2017 in News
COLUMBIA – Graduation day is long awaited by many and Amy Kiso Bledsoe is no exception. Bledsoe was... More >>
1 day ago Saturday, December 16 2017 Dec 16, 2017 Saturday, December 16, 2017 2:47:00 PM CST December 16, 2017 in News
Columbia, MO
Broken Clouds 44°
9am 45°
10am 47°
11am 48°
12pm 50°

Select a station to view its upcoming schedule:

Coming Up Next

7:00a
Today
9:00a
Megyn Kelly TODAY
10:00a
Today with Kathie Lee & Hoda
8:00a
The Steve Wilkos Show
9:00a
The Steve Wilkos Show
10:00a
Jerry Springer

Tonight's Schedule

7:00p
The Voice
9:01p
Ellen's Game of Games
7:00p
Popstar's Best of 2017
8:00p
The Hollywood Walk of Fame Honors 2017
9:00p
KOMU 8 News @ Nine on The CW
9:30p
Seinfeld