Eagles Drop Conference Game with Houston-Victoria 7-1

From TAMUTEagles.com

By: Lance Nugent

Boxscore – Game 1
Final – Baseball 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston-Victoria

(11-18)

 0 0 0 5 0 2 0 0 0 7 10 3
Texas A&M-Texarkana

(22-16)

1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 1

TAMUT vs UHV- Game 1

RHP, Jason Jones (SR/Katy, TX) toed the rubber in the first game of the RRAC series against University of Houston-Victoria.

Michael Moore reached base on a single to center field and Heath Eubanks would enter as they courtesy runner for Moore. Cameron Frost walked to put runners at first and second. Cade Thomason ripped an RBI single up the middle to give TAMUT a 1-0 lead.

Jones would toss 3 quick innings for TAMUT but would find trouble in the 4th inning. The UHV Jaguars plated 5 runs in the top half of the inning that came on 5 hits, hit batter, and an Eagles defensive error.

In the top of the 5th, Chandler Minze would enter in relief for Texas A&M-Texarkana. Minze would toss a scoreless 5th frame to hold the score at 5-1.

Houston-Victoria plated 2 more runs in the top of the 6th to extend their lead to 7-1 on the Eagles. The Jaguars had 3 hits in the inning and a walk to plate their runs.

TAMUT’s offense would be silenced after the first inning. UHV pitchers would toss 8 shutout innings and allow only 4 hits over the final 8 frames. UHV would take game 1 of the series with a 7-1 final.

 

TAMUT will be back in action on Saturday, April 8th as they host Unive4rsity of Houston-Victoria in a doubleheader. Game times are scheduled for a 1:00PM and 4:00PM start.