Saturday's Baseball Recap
Linfield 7, Texas-Dallas 0
Aaron Thomassen (Soph., Seattle, Wash.) was brilliant in his second career start, allowing just two hits while striking out seven with no walks in six innings. The sophomore hurler carried Linfield to its second consecutive victory with a definitive 7-0 win over Texas-Dallas Saturday morning at Boulder Creek High School.
Whitman 7, Hardin-Simmons 4
Whitman got two hits and a run from Ozzy Braf and a two-run blast from Kyle Moyes as the Whits overcame 3-0 hole to defeat Hardin-Simmon 7-4.
Pacific Lutheran 7, Redlands 4
Trevor Lubking picked up the pitching victory and both Alec Beal and Dominick Courcy had three hits on Saturday as Pacific Lutheran beat Redlands, 7-4, in an Arizona Desert Classic baseball game played at Boulder Creek High School.
Willamette 14, Austin 2 (Game
Willamette 10, Austin 1 (Game 2)
The Willamette University Bearcats swept a baseball doubleheader with fellow NCAA Division III opponent Austin College, decisively winning both games 14-2 and 10-1 on Saturday, Feb. 9.
Puget Sound 12, St. Martin's 0
It couldn't have gone any better for the Puget Sound baseball team in a dominating 12-0 win over NCAA Division II St. Martin's in Saturday's season-opener. Christian Carter and Jeff Walton combined to drive in nine runs while Matt Robinson and Jarrod Beiser combined for the shutout on the mound.
Whitworth 13, Cal Lutheran 8 (Game
Whitworth 7, Cal Lutheran 7 (F/9 Game 2)
Tyler Pfeffer drove in eight runs to lead visiting Whitworth to a win and a tie in a non-conference baseball doubleheader on Saturday at California Lutheran University. The Pirates won the opener 13-8 and the second game finished 7-7 when darkness forced the game to end after nine innings.
George Fox 9, La Verne 3
Continuing his torrid start to the season, Timothy Williams stroked a two-run double to key a four-run 5th inning that broke a 1-1 tie and sent the George Fox University Bruins to their third consecutive baseball win, a 9-3 victory over the University of La Verne Leopards in the Arizona Desert Classic Saturday here at Boulder Creek High School.
Corban 4, Lewis & Clark 2 (Game
Corban 11, Lewis & Clark 2 (Game 2)
The Lewis & Clark baseball team opened the regular season on Saturday afternoon, falling to the Corban Warriors 4-2 and 11-2.
Pomona-Pitzer 3, Pacific (Ore.) 1 (Game
Pomona-Pitzer 4, Pacific (Ore.) 3 (Game 2)
Pomona-Pitzer 8, Pacific (Ore.) 4 (Game 3)
The Pomona-Pitzer Baseball team finished off a win from Friday's suspended game (3-1) and then captured both ends of a scheduled doubleheader (4-3, 8-4) to take three wins off of Pacific (Ore.) on Saturday afternoon at Alumni Field.