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Friday, April 17, 2009
RESULTS VS. ST. ANDREWS - CC TOURNAMENT (2009-04-17 10:00:00)

Wilson, NC - The Pfeiffer Falcons kept the dream alive by defeating the Knights of St. Andrews College on Friday morning in the Conference Carolinas double-elimination tournament. The Falcons lost to Erskine College in a late game on Thursday night, 9-2, but came back to take the Knights down 18-3. Pfeiffer plays again at 4:00 PM on Friday in another do or die situation against Barton College.
Pfeiffer went up 4-0 in the bottom of the first inning and held the Knights scoreless until the top of the eighth. The Falcons plated four more in the fourth inning to solidify their lead. In the sixth inning Pfeifer scored seven runs on six hits and two Knight errors. St. Andrews was finally able to get on the board with two runs in the top of the eighth, but the Falcons responded in the same inning with three more. The Knights scored one more, but were shut down by the defense and the game ended 18-3 with a Pfeiffer victory.
The Falcons tallied 19 hits in the game. Preston Lyon (Gastonia, NC), Will Davis (New London, NC), Eric Shoemaker (Huntersville, NC), Brandon Rouse (Kinston, NC), Ethan Marsh (Asheboro, NC), and Myles Pearl (High Point, NC) all tallied two RBI in the game. Shoemaker was 2-2 and tallied two runs as well.
Ben Beard (Huntersville, NC) earned the win on the mound. He pitched six innings and gave up five hits with zero runs earned. He walked three and struck out eight in 26 batters faced.
The Knights had 7 hits and were led by Michael Ficcaro (Pine City, NY) who was 3-4 with one RBI.
Jeremy Fisher (Catonsville, MD) suffered the loss for the Knights after pitching 4.1 innings, giving up 10 hits and eight earned runs. He walked one and struck out one in 26 batters faced.The Automated ScoreBook #8 St. Andrews vs #5 Pfeiffer Apr 17, 2009 at Wilson, N.C. (Nixon Field) St. Andrews 3 (7-36) Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB ------------------------------------------------------ Ethan Powell 2b.......... 3 0 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 Brett Andrews ph........ 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 Samson Williams rf....... 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 Matthew Bolden ph....... 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Kyle Norris c............ 1 1 0 1 3 1 3 0 0 Josh Axelsen 1b.......... 5 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 4 Charles Weber 3b......... 2 1 0 0 2 1 1 3 0 Michael Ficarro ss....... 4 0 3 1 0 1 0 5 0 Jeremy Fisher p/dh....... 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 Michael Hale dh......... 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 J.T. Maquire cf.......... 3 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 3 Andrew Mudd ph/lf....... 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 Ivan Rodriguez lf/cf..... 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 Alex Ridout ph.......... 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Chris Dobbins p......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Totals................... 31 3 7 3 6 9 24 10 10 Pfeiffer 18 (26-17-1) Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB ------------------------------------------------------ Strickland J ss.......... 5 2 3 1 0 0 2 2 0 Green, M ph/ss.......... 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 Brown, R 3b.............. 5 2 2 1 0 0 1 2 3 Strickland Z 3b......... 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Pou, Z rf/1b............. 5 2 3 1 0 0 5 0 0 Badillo, C rf........... 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 Davis, W 1b.............. 3 1 2 2 0 0 2 0 2 Shoemaker, E rf/1b...... 2 2 2 2 1 0 3 0 0 Rouse, B dh.............. 3 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 Small, T dh............. 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 Marsh, E cf.............. 5 1 1 2 0 0 2 0 0 Pearl, M lf.............. 4 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 Dunn, J c................ 2 2 0 0 0 0 8 0 1 Kendrick, K ph/c........ 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Lyon, P 2b............... 3 1 1 2 1 0 2 2 0 Barham, D 2b............ 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 Beard, B p............... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Ingram, C p............. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Shuford, E p............ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Moore, J p.............. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Totals................... 43 18 19 16 2 2 27 8 8 Score by Innings R H E ------------------------------------------- St. Andrews......... 000 000 021 - 3 7 3 Pfeiffer............ 400 407 03X - 18 19 0 ------------------------------------------- E - Powell, E. 2; Ficarro, M.. DP - Pfeiffer 1. LOB - St. Andrews 10; Pfeiffer 8. 2B - Ficarro, M.; Green, M; Pou, Z; Shoemaker, E; Pearl, M; Lyon, P. HR - Shoemaker, E. HBP - Powell, E.; Rouse, B; Dunn, J 2. SF - Norris, K.; Hale, M.; Badillo, C; Pearl, M. St. Andrews IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ----------------------------------------------- Jeremy Fisher....... 4.1 10 8 8 1 1 21 26 Chris Dobbins....... 3.2 9 10 7 1 1 22 24 Pfeiffer IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ----------------------------------------------- Beard, B............ 6.0 5 0 0 3 8 22 26 Ingram, C........... 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 Shuford, E.......... 1.0 1 2 2 2 1 3 6 Moore, J............ 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 3 5 Win - Beard, B (4-0). Loss - Fisher, J. (1-8). Save - None. WP - Fisher, J.; Dobbins, C.; Moore, J. HBP - by Fisher, J. (Rouse, B); by Fisher, J. (Dunn, J); by Beard, B (Powell, E.); by Fisher, J. (Dunn, J). Umpires - Start: 10:05 am Time: 2:47 Attendance: 50 Game: CCBB0907 Play-by-Play The Automated ScoreBook #8 St. Andrews vs #5 Pfeiffer - Play-by-Play Apr 17, 2009 at Wilson, N.C. (Nixon Field) Score by Innings R H E ------------------------------------------- St. Andrews......... 000 000 021 - 3 7 3 Pfeiffer............ 400 407 03X - 18 19 0 ------------------------------------------- St. Andrews starters: 2/2b Powell, E.; 9/rf Williams, S.; 12/c Norris, K.; 17/1b Axelsen, J.; 1/3b Weber, C.; 19/ss Ficarro, M.; 21/p Fisher, J.; 35/cf Maguire, J.; 3/lf Rodriguez, I; Pfeiffer starters: 19/ss Strickland J; 7/3b Brown, R; 9/rf Pou, Z; 40/1b Davis, W; 13/dh Rouse, B; 22/cf Marsh, E; 8/lf Pearl, M; 21/c Dunn, J; 36/2b Lyon, P; 20/p Beard, B; St. Andrews 1st - Powell, E. struck out swinging. Williams, S. struck out swinging. Norris, K. walked. Axelsen, J. grounded out to 3b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pfeiffer 1st - Strickland J singled up the middle. Brown, R singled to left field; Strickland J advanced to second. Pou, Z flied out to rf. Davis, W singled to left field; Brown, R advanced to second; Strickland J advanced to third. Rouse, B hit by pitch, RBI; Davis, W advanced to second; Brown, R advanced to third; Strickland J scored. Marsh, E singled to right center, 2 RBI; Rouse, B advanced to third; Davis, W scored; Brown, R scored. Pearl, M flied out to cf, SF, RBI; Rouse, B scored. Dunn, J popped up to cf. 4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. St. Andrews 2nd - Weber, C. struck out swinging. Ficarro, M. singled to center field. Fisher, J. singled, advanced to second on the throw; Ficarro, M. advanced to third. Maguire, J. flied out to rf. Rodriguez, I fouled out to 3b. 0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pfeiffer 2nd - Lyon, P walked. Strickland J reached on a fielder's choice; Lyon, P out at second 3b to 2b. Brown, R lined out to 3b. Pou, Z singled to shortstop; Strickland J advanced to second. Davis, W flied out to cf. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. St. Andrews 3rd - Powell, E. struck out swinging. Williams, S. flied out to rf. Norris, K. struck out swinging. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pfeiffer 3rd - Rouse, B grounded out to ss. Marsh, E grounded out to ss. Pearl, M struck out swinging. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. St. Andrews 4th - Axelsen, J. struck out swinging. Weber, C. walked. Ficarro, M. struck out swinging. Fisher, J. singled down the rf line; Weber, C. advanced to third. Maguire, J. fouled out to 2b. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pfeiffer 4th - Dunn, J hit by pitch. Lyon, P popped up to 2b. Strickland J singled through the left side; Dunn, J advanced to second. Strickland J advanced to second on a wild pitch; Dunn, J advanced to third on a wild pitch. Brown, R singled through the left side, RBI; Strickland J advanced to third; Dunn, J scored. Pou, Z doubled down the lf line, RBI; Brown, R advanced to third; Strickland J scored. Davis, W singled to left field, out at second lf to 2b, 2 RBI; Pou, Z scored; Brown, R scored. Rouse, B grounded out to 3b. 4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. St. Andrews 5th - Rodriguez, I singled to left field. Powell, E. hit by pitch; Rodriguez, I advanced to second. Williams, S. grounded into double play 3b to 2b to 1b; Powell, E. out on the play; Rodriguez, I advanced to third. Norris, K. walked. Axelsen, J. popped up to ss. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pfeiffer 5th - Marsh, E grounded out to ss. Pearl, M singled up the middle. Dunn, J hit by pitch; Pearl, M advanced to second. Fisher, J. to dh. Dobbins, C. to p. Lyon, P reached on a fielding error by ss; Dunn, J advanced to second; Pearl, M advanced to third. Strickland J reached on a fielder's choice; Lyon, P advanced to second; Dunn, J advanced to third; Pearl, M out at home 3b to c. Brown, R reached on a fielder's choice; Strickland J out at second ss to 2b. 0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 3 LOB. St. Andrews 6th - Pou, Z to 1b. Shoemaker, E to rf for Davis, W. Weber, C. grounded out to ss. Ficarro, M. singled through the left side. Fisher, J. struck out swinging. Maguire, J. reached on a fielder's choice; Ficarro, M. out at second 2b to ss. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pfeiffer 6th - Pou, Z singled to left field. Shoemaker, E doubled down the rf line; Pou, Z advanced to third. Rouse, B singled up the middle, RBI; Shoemaker, E scored; Pou, Z scored. Marsh, E reached on a fielder's choice; Rouse, B advanced to second on an error by 2b. Pearl, M doubled down the lf line, RBI; Marsh, E advanced to third; Rouse, B scored, unearned. Dunn, J reached on a fielding error by 2b. Lyon, P doubled to left center, 2 RBI; Dunn, J advanced to third; Pearl, M scored; Marsh, E scored. Strickland J singled to left center, RBI; Lyon, P advanced to third; Dunn, J scored, unearned. Brown, R popped up to 2b. Strickland J advanced to second on a wild pitch; Lyon, P scored on a wild pitch, unearned. Pou, Z flied out to cf. Shoemaker, E walked. Small, T to dh for Rouse, B. Small, T flied out to cf. 7 runs, 6 hits, 2 errors, 2 LOB. St. Andrews 7th - Strickland Z to 3b for Brown, R. Barham, D to 2b for Lyon, P. Ingram, C to p for Beard, B. Rodriguez, I grounded out to ss. Powell, E. flied out to rf. Williams, S. lined out to 1b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pfeiffer 7th - Marsh, E grounded out to ss. Pearl, M lined out to lf. Kendrick, K pinch hit for Dunn, J. Kendrick, K flied out to cf. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. St. Andrews 8th - Kendrick, K to c. Badillo, C to rf for Pou, Z. Shoemaker, E to 1b. Shuford, E to p for Ingram, C. Norris, K. walked. Axelsen, J. flied out to rf. Weber, C. walked; Norris, K. advanced to second. Ficarro, M. doubled to left field, RBI; Weber, C. advanced to third; Norris, K. scored. Hale, M. to dh for Fisher, J.. Hale, M. flied out to cf, SF, RBI; Ficarro, M. advanced to third; Weber, C. scored. Mudd, A. pinch hit for Maguire, J.. Mudd, A. struck out swinging. 2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pfeiffer 8th - Mudd, A. to lf. Rodriguez, I to cf. Barham, D struck out swinging. Green, M pinch hit for Strickland J. Green, M doubled to right center. Strickland Z singled to left field; Green, M advanced to third. Badillo, C flied out to rf, SF, RBI; Green, M scored. Shoemaker, E homered down the rf line, 2 RBI; Strickland Z scored. Small, T grounded out to p. 3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. St. Andrews 9th - Green, M to ss. Moore, J to p for Shuford, E. Ridout, A. pinch hit for Rodriguez, I. Ridout, A. grounded out to 2b. Andrews, B. pinch hit for Powell, E.. Andrews, B. walked. Bolden, M. pinch hit for Williams, S.. Bolden, M. singled to pitcher; Andrews, B. advanced to second. Bolden, M. advanced to second on a wild pitch; Andrews, B. advanced to third on a wild pitch. Norris, K. flied out to cf, SF, RBI; Andrews, B. scored. Axelsen, J. grounded out to ss. 1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.