Press release from William Carey Athletics
Hattiesburg, Miss.- William Carey University continued their strong play as they sweep Calumet College- St. Joseph in non-conference action Monday afternoon at Milton Wheeler Field.
Carey went to work in the bottom of the first inning pushing across two runs and added another in the third inning to open a 3-0 lead. In the fourth inning the Crusaders put the game away. After scoring two runs thanks to an error, WCU got an RBI double byTyler Odom (JR/Hattiesburg, MS), a two run single by Adrian Brown (JR/McComb, MS), and scored the final run of the six run inning on a wild pitch.
Carey added one last run in the fifth inning on a Nick Lowe (SR/Satsuma, AL) RBI single.
In game two the Crusaders scored early and often as they finished off the sweep with a 13-2 win.
Leading 2-0 in the bottom of the second inning, Odom capped a four run inning with a RBI triple to put WCU up 6-0. Leading 8-2 in the bottom of the fifth inning WCU finished off Calumet College- St. Joseph with a five run inning.
WCU is back in action on Wednesday as they host Marygrove College. First pitch is set for 1:00 pm at Milton Wheeler Field.