|Cal State San Marcos (15-13)||0||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||1||7||1|
|San Diego Christian (26-10)||1||0||3||0||0||0||0||2||X||6||9||2|
|San Marcos, Calif. CSUSM Field|
|Cal State San Marcos||Pitching||San Diego Christian|
|Cal State San Marcos||Indv. Stats||San Diego Christian|
|None||Doubles||#36 EICHHORST, Taylor|
|None||Triples||#7 VIERRA, Gilbert|
SAN MARCOS, Calif. – Playing their first game since being ranked No. 5 in the nation, the San Diego Christian College baseball didn't disappoint as they defeated Cal State San Marcos 6-1 to kick off a 3-game series Friday.
With the win, the Hawks improve to 26-10 on the season as the Cougars fall to 15-13. The Hawks lead the season series 3-1 with two more to play.
Mark Vasquez toed the rubber for SDC throwing a complete game to improve to 5-3 on the season. He struck out four and allowed seven hits.
The game was tied in the top of the third inning as Cal State San Marcos tallied a run on three hits. SDC got out of a bases loaded jam in the second inning as Vasquez induced an inning-ending double play.
RBI singles from Erickson and Lusardi added two runs in the bottom of the third as SDC gained a 2-run advantage. The Hawks added another in the inning to lead 4-1 to end the scoring in the game.
Cade Gotta led the Hawks with two hits and a stolen base. Erickson, Eichhorst, and Lusardi collected the RBIs.
These two teams will meet tomorrow for two games with the first pitch starting at noon to end the season series.