|Saint Katherine (0-2)||3||0||0||0||2||0||0||0||0||5||7||5|
|San Diego Christian (5-4)||1||1||2||4||0||2||1||2||X||13||9||2|
|El Cajon, CA Grossmont College|
|Saint Katherine||Pitching||San Diego Christian|
|Saint Katherine||Indv. Stats||San Diego Christian|
|#15 CRILE, Gunnar||Doubles||#25 HAVIAR, Stephen|
|None||Triples||2 Players (#4,#32)|
EL CAJON, Calif. – Falling behind early to Saint Katherine, the Hawks found their offensive groove scoring in seven of the eight innings en route to a 13-5 win over the Firebirds.
With the win, SDC improves to 5-4 overall and Saint Katherine falls to 0-2.
The Firebirds were able to get to Caleb Rodusky for three runs in the first inning on two hits. Saint Katherine started with a single, walk, and a double.
The Hawks got a run back when Justin DiStefano hit a sac fly to center scoring Austin Yeoman. SDC tallied another run in the second thanks to two errors by Saint Katherine on one play.
Yeoman triple's in the fourth plated a pair. Barnes tripled the next at bat and Haviar completed the fourth with another extra base hit increasing the Hawks lead to 8-3.
Saint Katherine added two in the fifth off of Rodusky but SDC quickly answered with two in the sixth, one in the seventh, and two in the eighth.
The Hawks scored their 13 runs on nine hits. Haviar led the team with 4 RBI. Ochoa, Yeoman, and Barnes all tallied 2 RBI apiece.
Rodusky earned his second win of the season improving to 2-0.
SDC will travel to Cal State San Marcos on Tuesday to face off against the Cougars for the second time this season. The Hawks won 9-8 in their first game of the season back on Feb. 3.