POWAY, Calif. – Offense and strong pitching earned the SDC baseball a sweep over Saint Katherine on Saturday.
The Hawks own Game 1 10-1 before winning 16-1 in Game 2.
With the sweep, the Hawks won all six games against the Firebirds this year and improve to 25-17. Saint Katherine falls to 5-17.
The Hawks scored in five consecutive innings. They tallied one in the second, teo in the third and fourth, one in fifth and four in the sixth. David Vega led the team with 3 RBI.
SDC started off hot in Game 2 with 15 runs in the first three innings. SDC starter for the game, Jeremiah Wiley, allowed the lone run in the first inning and cruised to a complete game striking out nine with five hits.
Carlos Ochoa and Vega both hit home runs. Ochoa tallied a game-high 4 RBI.
The Hawks will close out their season with a 3-game series against Hope International starting on Friday at Grossmont College. First pitch is scheduled for 3 p.m.