|San Diego Christian (3-8, 2-5 GSAC)||2||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||3||6||3|
|Vanguard (11-7, 6-1 GSAC)||1||2||0||0||1||0||0||0||X||4||10||1|
|Costa Mesa, CA|
|San Diego Christian||Pitching||Vanguard|
|San Diego Christian||Indv. Stats||Vanguard|
|#16 AMBROSE, Z.||Doubles||2 Players (#9,#28)|
|None||Home Runs||#17 LEAL, Jacob|
COSTA MESA, Calif. – Two first-inning runs did not hold up as the SDC baseball team fell to No. 20 Vanguard 4-3 on Friday in the first game of a 3-game series.
With the loss, the Hawks fall to 3-8 overall and 2-5 in GSAC play. The Lions improved to 11-7 and 6-1 respectively.
The Lions were able to get one in the first and two in the second to take a 3-2 lead. SDC later tied the game on a Tyler Wilson groundout in the fifth.
VU rallied with a run in the bottom of the inning, which proved to be the winning run.
Sidley led the Hawks with three out of the six SDC hits. Reigning GSAC Pitcher of the Week, Jerry Quemada was tagged with the loss. He tossed five innings and allowed eight hits, four runs, two earned, while striking out four. Jeremiah Wiley threw three scoreless innings in relief.
The two teams are back at it again on Saturday in a doubleheader starting at 11 a.m.