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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Tuesday, April 14, 2009
RESULTS VS. CATAWBA (2009-04-14 18:00:00)

Salisbury, NC -- Host Catawba claimed an 8-7 win over Pfeiffer in baseball action on Tuesday night at Newman Park.
Brett Hatley (Salisbury, NC) broke a 7-7 tie in the seventh with a two-out, solo home run down the right field line. Hatley took the mound in the ninth and recorded two strikeouts, but walked two. Nathan Furr (Albemarle, NC) posted his fifth save, getting a strikeout to end it.
Craige Lyerly (Salisbury, NC) collected four hits, while Chris Ahearn (Charlotte, NC) and Kevin McMillan (Salisbury, NC) each drove in three runs to help the Catawba Indians improve to 24-13. The Falcons fall to 25-16-1.
Lyerly singled in his first four at bats and got things started in a three-run first. Ahearn delivered a two-run double with the bases full and McMillan picked up a sacrifice fly as the Indians built an early 3-0 lead. Pfeiffer fought back and went on top 4-3 in the third when Jesse Dunn (Easley, SC) was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded.
The Indians got out of the third without further damage and reclaimed the lead in the fourth. Another leadoff single by Lyerly set the stage and he scored on a double by Hatley to tie the contest. Ahearn added a sacrifice fly and McMillan a two-run homer to extend the lead to 7-4. Pfeiffer got back even in the fifth on a three-run homer by Dunn.
Wil Huneycutt (Locust, NC picked up the win with two hitless innings of relief. He allowed one walk. Hatley had three hits and scored three runs for the Indians. Dunn had two hits and five RBI for the Falcons. Pfeiffer managed just six hits on the night and only two after a Zack Pou (Stanley, NC) double with no outs in the third.The Automated ScoreBook Pfeiffer University at Catawba Apr 14, 2009 at Salisbury,NC (Newman Park) Pfeiffer University 7 (25-16-1) Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB ------------------------------------------------------ Strickland J ss.......... 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 Shoemaker, E dh.......... 4 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 Pou, Z rf................ 4 0 1 1 1 2 6 0 0 Davis, W 1b.............. 3 2 0 0 2 0 7 1 1 Pearl, M lf.............. 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 Lyon, P 2b............... 4 1 1 0 1 1 0 2 0 Marsh, E cf.............. 5 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 2 Dunn, J c................ 2 1 2 5 1 0 4 2 0 Brown, R 3b.............. 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 4 3 Miller, C p.............. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Hokanson, R p........... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Shuford, E p............ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Strickland Z p.......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Moore, J p.............. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Smith, C p.............. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Ingram, C p............. 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Totals................... 33 7 6 7 7 7 24 9 9 Catawba 8 (24-13) Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB ------------------------------------------------------ C.Lyerly 3b.............. 5 2 4 0 0 0 1 1 0 B.Hatley 1b/p............ 4 3 3 2 1 0 7 0 0 R.Query lf/c............. 5 1 1 0 0 3 4 1 1 C.Ahearn ss.............. 3 0 1 3 1 0 1 4 0 J.Hohn rf................ 3 1 0 0 2 0 4 0 2 K.McMillan c............. 4 1 2 3 0 0 4 0 0 S.Cornelia pr/lf........ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 C.White dh............... 3 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 J.Manser 1b............. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.Furr p................ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 C.Parker 2b.............. 2 0 0 0 2 1 4 2 2 Z.Link cf................ 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 5 T.McSweeney p............ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 C.Watson p.............. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 M.Trombino p............ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 W.Huneycutt p........... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Totals................... 33 8 12 8 8 5 27 9 11 Score by Innings R H E ------------------------------------------- Pfeiffer University. 022 030 000 - 7 6 0 Catawba............. 300 400 10X - 8 12 2 ------------------------------------------- E - C.Ahearn 2. DP - Catawba 1. LOB - Pfeiffer 9; Catawba 11. 2B - Pou, Z; Brown, R; B.Hatley; C.Ahearn. HR - Dunn, J(6); B.Hatley(3); K.McMillan(6). HBP - Shoemaker, E; Dunn, J. SH - Brown, R. SF - C.Ahearn; K.McMillan. SB - C.Lyerly. CS - J.Hohn. Pfeiffer University IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ----------------------------------------------- Miller, C........... 2.0 4 3 3 2 1 9 12 Hokanson, R......... 1.0 1 0 0 3 0 3 6 Shuford, E.......... 1.0 4 4 4 2 1 6 9 Strickland Z........ 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 5 5 Moore, J............ 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 3 3 Smith, C............ 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 4 4 Ingram, C........... 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 3 4 Catawba IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ----------------------------------------------- T.McSweeney......... 2.1 4 4 3 2 2 12 15 C.Watson............ 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 4 6 M.Trombino.......... 2.1 2 3 2 1 1 9 10 W.Huneycutt......... 2.0 0 0 0 1 0 5 7 B.Hatley............ 0.2 0 0 0 2 2 2 4 N.Furr.............. 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 Win - W.Huneycutt (1-0). Loss - Smith, C (2-2). Save - N.Furr (5). WP - Miller, C; Hokanson, R; B.Hatley; T.McSweeney. HBP - by T.McSweeney (Shoemaker, E); by C.Watson (Dunn, J). Umpires - Start: 6:02 pm Time: 2:42 Attendance: 148 Game: BB37 Play-by-Play The Automated ScoreBook Pfeiffer University at Catawba - Play-by-Play Apr 14, 2009 at Salisbury,NC (Newman Park) Score by Innings R H E ------------------------------------------- Pfeiffer University. 022 030 000 - 7 6 0 Catawba............. 300 400 10X - 8 12 2 ------------------------------------------- Pfeiffer University starters: 19/ss Strickland J; 30/dh Shoemaker, E; 9/rf Pou, Z; 40/1b Davis, W; 8/lf Pearl, M; 36/2b Lyon, P; 22/cf Marsh, E; 21/c Dunn, J; 7/3b Brown, R; 11/p Miller, C; Catawba starters: 16/3b C.Lyerly; 17/1b B.Hatley; 28/lf R.Query; 1/ss C.Ahearn; 11/rf J.Hohn; 32/c K.McMillan; 34/dh C.White; 22/2b C.Parker; 2/cf Z.Link; 19/p T.McSweeney; Pfeiffer University 1st - Strickland J grounded out to 3b. Shoemaker, E struck out. Pou, Z struck out. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Catawba 1st - C.Lyerly singled through the left side. B.Hatley walked; C.Lyerly advanced to second. R.Query singled to center field; B.Hatley advanced to second; C.Lyerly advanced to third. C.Ahearn doubled down the lf line, 2 RBI; R.Query advanced to third; B.Hatley scored; C.Lyerly scored. J.Hohn grounded out to 3b. K.McMillan flied out to rf, SF, RBI; R.Query scored. C.Ahearn advanced to third on a wild pitch. C.White walked. C.Parker grounded out to 2b. 3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pfeiffer University 2nd - Davis, W walked. Pearl, M singled up the middle; Davis, W advanced to second. Lyon, P infield fly to ss. Pearl, M advanced to second; Davis, W advanced to third on a wild pitch. Marsh, E lined out to rf to right center, RBI; Davis, W scored. Dunn, J singled up the middle, RBI; Pearl, M scored. Brown, R doubled to right field; Dunn, J advanced to third. Strickland J grounded out to ss. 2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Catawba 2nd - Z.Link grounded out to 3b. C.Lyerly singled up the middle. C.Lyerly stole second. B.Hatley lined out to ss. R.Query struck out. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pfeiffer University 3rd - Shoemaker, E hit by pitch. Pou, Z doubled to left field, RBI; Shoemaker, E scored. Davis, W reached on a fielding error by ss. Pearl, M reached on a fielder's choice; Davis, W advanced to second; Pou, Z out at third lf to 3b. Lyon, P walked; Pearl, M advanced to second; Davis, W advanced to third. C.Watson to p for T.McSweeney. Marsh, E struck out. Dunn, J hit by pitch, RBI; Lyon, P advanced to second; Pearl, M advanced to third; Davis, W scored, unearned. Brown, R flied out to rf. 2 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 3 LOB. Catawba 3rd - Hokanson, R to p for Miller, C. C.Ahearn flied out to rf. J.Hohn walked. J.Hohn advanced to second on a wild pitch. J.Hohn out at third c to 3b, caught stealing. K.McMillan singled to right center. C.White walked; K.McMillan advanced to second. C.Parker walked; C.White advanced to second; K.McMillan advanced to third. Z.Link flied out to lf. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Pfeiffer University 4th - Strickland J walked. Shoemaker, E flied out to rf. Pou, Z flied out to rf to right center. M.Trombino to p for C.Watson. Davis, W reached on a fielder's choice; Strickland J out at second 2b unassisted. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Catawba 4th - Shuford, E to p for Hokanson, R. C.Lyerly singled to right field. B.Hatley doubled to left center, RBI; C.Lyerly scored. R.Query flied out to cf; B.Hatley advanced to third. C.Ahearn lined out to rf, SF, RBI; B.Hatley scored. J.Hohn walked. K.McMillan homered to right field, 2 RBI; J.Hohn scored. C.White singled to left field. C.Parker walked; C.White advanced to second. Z.Link struck out. 4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pfeiffer University 5th - Pearl, M flied out to cf. Lyon, P singled up the middle. Marsh, E reached on a fielder's choice; Lyon, P advanced to second on a throwing error by ss. Dunn, J homered to right field, 3 RBI; Marsh, E scored; Lyon, P scored, unearned. Brown, R grounded out to ss. Strickland J grounded out to 2b. 3 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Catawba 5th - Strickland Z to p for Shuford, E. C.Lyerly singled to center field. B.Hatley singled through the right side; C.Lyerly advanced to second. R.Query struck out looking. C.Ahearn lined out to rf. J.Hohn flied out to lf. 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pfeiffer University 6th - Shoemaker, E struck out. Pou, Z walked. Davis, W grounded into double play ss to 2b to 1b; Pou, Z out on the play. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Catawba 6th - Moore, J to p for Strickland Z. K.McMillan grounded out to 3b. C.White grounded out to 2b. C.Parker struck out. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pfeiffer University 7th - W.Huneycutt to p for M.Trombino. Pearl, M flied out to lf down the lf line. Lyon, P popped up to 1b. Marsh, E lined out to 2b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Catawba 7th - Smith, C to p for Moore, J. Z.Link flied out to rf. C.Lyerly lined out to rf. B.Hatley homered down the rf line, RBI. R.Query struck out, out at first c to 1b. 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pfeiffer University 8th - Dunn, J walked. Brown, R out at first p to 2b, SAC; Dunn, J advanced to second. Strickland J grounded out to ss; Dunn, J advanced to third. Shoemaker, E flied out to cf. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Catawba 8th - Ingram, C to p for Smith, C. C.Ahearn walked. J.Hohn popped up to p, bunt. K.McMillan reached on a fielder's choice; C.Ahearn out at second 1b to ss. S.Cornelia pinch ran for K.McMillan. C.White grounded out to 3b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pfeiffer University 9th - B.Hatley to p. R.Query to c. S.Cornelia to lf. J.Manser to 1b for C.White. / for W.Huneycutt. Pou, Z struck out looking. Davis, W walked. Pearl, M walked; Davis, W advanced to second. Pearl, M advanced to second; Davis, W advanced to third on a wild pitch. Lyon, P struck out looking. B.Hatley to 1b. N.Furr to p for J.Manser. Marsh, E struck out. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.