CMU Baseball Falls to USC-Beaufort in Opening Round

5 years 6 months 1 week ago Thursday, May 09 2013 May 9, 2013 Thursday, May 09, 2013 7:55:00 PM CDT May 09, 2013 in Baseball
Source: Central Methodist University

HATTIESBURG, MS - No. 4-seed Central Methodist lost 5-2 to fifth-seed South Carolina-Beaufort on Thursday, dropping the opening game of the Hattiesburg Bracket in the 2013 NAIA Baseball National Championship.

South Carolina-Beaufort (27-23) scored three runs in the sixth inning to erase a 2-1 deficit to Central Methodist (25-12), which falls into an elimination game Friday at 12 p.m. CT at Milton Wheeler Field against No. 2-seed Oklahoma Baptist.

The Sand Sharks struck in the first inning as they cashed in on JJ Crespo's leadoff double courtesy an RBI single from Erick Armstrong. In the fourth inning, Central Methodist got to South Carolina-Beaufort starter Miles Galvin as a pair of singles by Jesse Zellner and Neal DeMartin led to a run to tie the game at 1.

The Eagles moved ahead with a run on a bases loaded walk in the sixth inning. Shane Lowe led off the frame reaching base after he was plunked by Galvin. He later scored when Kyle Poynter drew one of Garvin's five free passes in the contest, but the Sand Sharks answered with three runs in the bottom of the frame to take the lead for good.

Gavin, Andrew Barrineau, and Kyle McCullogh combined to limit the Eagles to just four hits on the afternoon. Barrineau picked up the win in relief, going 2 1/3 allowing no hits. McCullough worked the ninth for his fourth save of the season.

Erik Armstrong led South Carolina-Beaufort at the plate going 3-for-3 with 2 RBI's.
Drew Greiwe (9-1) suffered his first loss in more than a calendar year for Central Methodist, allowing four runs in six innings of work. Greiwe picked up seven strikeouts Thursday, leaving him one shy of the school's single-season record (78) which he tied last season and was first set in 2011 by Freddie Cabrera.

DeMartin led the Eagles at the plate going 2-for-2 with an RBI. Lowe was 1-for-3 and scored both of the team's runs. Lowe and Daniel Peters each stole a base. South Carolina-Beaufort returns to action tonight at 7:00 pm as they take on number one seed Northwood (TX).

 

More News

Grid
List
LAKE OZARK - Community members gathered Saturday to raise money for the Police Unity Tour. Every year, police officers... More >>
44 minutes ago Saturday, November 17 2018 Nov 17, 2018 Saturday, November 17, 2018 7:12:00 PM CST November 17, 2018 in News
COLUMBIA - A Columbia man is home from the hospital Saturday after spending three weeks in the ICU, recovering from... More >>
58 minutes ago Saturday, November 17 2018 Nov 17, 2018 Saturday, November 17, 2018 6:58:00 PM CST November 17, 2018 in News
PHELPS COUNTY - One man was airlifted to the hospital Saturday morning after he suffered "a large caliber gunshot wound... More >>
3 hours ago Saturday, November 17 2018 Nov 17, 2018 Saturday, November 17, 2018 4:46:00 PM CST November 17, 2018 in News
COLUMBIA - Fall Into Art kicked off the weekend with its annual show, and artists shared what their art means... More >>
4 hours ago Saturday, November 17 2018 Nov 17, 2018 Saturday, November 17, 2018 3:50:00 PM CST November 17, 2018 in News
COLUMBIA - One of the largest holiday shopping events in mid-Missouri takes place Saturday and Sunday at the Columbia Exposition... More >>
5 hours ago Saturday, November 17 2018 Nov 17, 2018 Saturday, November 17, 2018 2:20:00 PM CST November 17, 2018 in News
COLUMBIA - From the amateurs to the professional travel teams, dodgeball players of all skill sets took part in the... More >>
5 hours ago Saturday, November 17 2018 Nov 17, 2018 Saturday, November 17, 2018 2:05:00 PM CST November 17, 2018 in News
CALLAWAY COUNTY - A chase that reached speeds of 115 mph and a subsequent foot pursuit led to the arrest... More >>
7 hours ago Saturday, November 17 2018 Nov 17, 2018 Saturday, November 17, 2018 12:50:00 PM CST November 17, 2018 in News
Royal Palm Beach, FL ( WPTV ) -- Firefighters rescued several pets from a house fire in Royal Palm Beach... More >>
8 hours ago Saturday, November 17 2018 Nov 17, 2018 Saturday, November 17, 2018 11:45:00 AM CST November 17, 2018 in News
COLE COUNTY - Another fatal crash occurred in Missouri early Saturday morning. 30 year-old Richard Lowry, of Eugene, was pronounced... More >>
13 hours ago Saturday, November 17 2018 Nov 17, 2018 Saturday, November 17, 2018 5:57:00 AM CST November 17, 2018 in News
SEDALIA - A Sedalia woman was pronounced dead following a crash near Sedalia on Nov. 16. 51-year-old Janna McQueen... More >>
14 hours ago Saturday, November 17 2018 Nov 17, 2018 Saturday, November 17, 2018 5:24:00 AM CST November 17, 2018 in News
SPRINGFIELD (AP) — A jury has found a Wisconsin man guilty of first-degree murder for killing a Missouri mother who... More >>
22 hours ago Friday, November 16 2018 Nov 16, 2018 Friday, November 16, 2018 9:47:00 PM CST November 16, 2018 in News
COLUMBIA - Families filled empty shoeboxes with hygiene products, school supplies, clothes, shoes and toys for children in need at... More >>
23 hours ago Friday, November 16 2018 Nov 16, 2018 Friday, November 16, 2018 8:04:00 PM CST November 16, 2018 in News
COLUMBIA - The price of a typical Thanksgiving meal in Missouri is a full $5.25 higher than the national average.... More >>
1 day ago Friday, November 16 2018 Nov 16, 2018 Friday, November 16, 2018 7:18:00 PM CST November 16, 2018 in News
JEFFERSON CITY - The nature of Twitter and how government officials use it was at the heart of a hearing... More >>
1 day ago Friday, November 16 2018 Nov 16, 2018 Friday, November 16, 2018 4:11:00 PM CST November 16, 2018 in News
ST. LOUIS - The University of Missouri Board of Curators announced cuts to costs Friday to help with enrollment at... More >>
1 day ago Friday, November 16 2018 Nov 16, 2018 Friday, November 16, 2018 3:24:00 PM CST November 16, 2018 in News
(CNN) -- USA Gymnastics' longtime chief operating officer has resigned, the organization said Friday, becoming the latest in a string... More >>
1 day ago Friday, November 16 2018 Nov 16, 2018 Friday, November 16, 2018 2:56:27 PM CST November 16, 2018 in News
COLUMBIA- A tree in downtown Columbia became the target of vandalism Thursday night when two men were caught on camera... More >>
1 day ago Friday, November 16 2018 Nov 16, 2018 Friday, November 16, 2018 2:49:00 PM CST November 16, 2018 in News
COLUMBIA - Several groups in the City of Columbia are working to regulate and tax short-term rentals, such as Airbnb's.... More >>
1 day ago Friday, November 16 2018 Nov 16, 2018 Friday, November 16, 2018 1:18:00 PM CST November 16, 2018 in News
Columbia, MO
Broken Clouds 38°
8pm 35°
9pm 35°
10pm 34°
11pm 33°