|Westmont (24-7, 18-6 GSAC)||4||0||0||0||0||0||2||0||0||6||8||3|
|San Diego Christian (8-24, 7-18 GSAC)||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||1||5||3|
|San Diego, CA Point Loma Universit|
|Westmont||Pitching||San Diego Christian|
|Westmont||Indv. Stats||San Diego Christian|
|2 Players (#16,#40)||Doubles||None|
SAN DIEGO – Visiting Westmont erupted for four first-inning runs en route to a 6-1 opening win against the Hawks on Friday at Point Loma.
The No. 13 Warriors scored their six runs on eight hits to improve to 24-7 overall and 18-6 in conference playing, moving only a 1/2 game back to No. 6 The Master's, who fell 4-2 to Biola this afternoon. SDC falls to 8-24 overall and 7-18 in GSAC play.
Reigning GSAC Pitcher of the Year Russell Harmening earned the win throwing 6.2 innings allowing just four hits and an earned run, striking out seven. Gio Ochoa (JR/Indio, CA) was tabbed with the loss for the Hawks. He threw 6.1 innings allowing six hits and six earned runs, also striking out seven.
Westmont tallied two more in the seventh to end all scoring.
SDC will face off against the same Westmont Warriors Saturday for a double-header starting at noon at Grossmont College.