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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Tuesday, March 3, 2009
RESULTS VS. LAKE ERIE (2009-03-03 00:00:00)

Laurinburg, NC -- On a cold Tuesday afternoon Pfeiffer University traveled to Saint Andrews Presbyterian College to play host to the Lake Erie Storm and they came away with a 6-2 win.
Pfeiffer opened up the scoring in the bottom of the first. Josh Strickland (Liberty, NC) led off with a walk then stole second and scored on a RBI single by Zach Pou (Stanley, NC). After the Storm starting pitcher got the second out of the inning Brandon Rouse (Kinston, NC) connected for a RBI triple down the right field line and Ethan Marsh (Asheboro, NC) brought him home with a single up the middle.
Pfeiffer added a single run in the second to expand their lead to 4-0 when Strickland singled with two-outs, advanced to third on an error on a pickoff attempt, and then scored on a balk.
The Storm was held in check by another great outing by Falcon starting pitcher Nick Fogleman (Waxhaw, NC). He held the Storm scoreless until the fourth when they scored two unearned runs. With the bases loaded a Lake Erie designated hitter produced a two-out two-run single up the middle to cut the lead Pfeiffer lead to 4-2.
Pfeiffer added another run in the sixth when Myles Pearl (High Point, NC) and Zach Strickland (Liberty, NC) led off with singles. Then Josh Strickland brought home Pearl with a SAC fly. In the eighth, the Falcons finished off the scoring with an unearned run. Marsh led off with a single, after a walk to Zach Strickland and a HBP for Preston Lyon. The bases were loaded and Marsh scored on an error by the pitcher on a pickoff attempt.
On the mound for Pfeiffer, Fogleman picked up the win to improve to 5-0 on the season. He went six strong innings while scattering six hits, giving up two unearned runs and striking out eight. In relief Jonathon McDaniel (Mocksville, NC) and Andy Oliver (Cornelius, NC) shut the door on the Storm.
At the plate the Falcons were led by Marsh who went 3-4 with a double and a RBI. Brandon Rouse chipped in two hits including a triple and a RBI.
Pfeiffer is scheduled to play host to Bloomsburg on Thursday afternoon at 2:30 PM. Fans are encouraged to check www.gofalconsports.com for updates on scheduling changes due to the weather and field conditions. This weekend the Falcons will host conference-leading Anderson for a three game series starting at 12:00-noon on Saturday. The Automated ScoreBook Lake Erie vs Pfeiffer University Mar 03, 2009 at St. Andrews College Lake Erie 2 Pfeiffer University 6 Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB ------------------------------------------------------ ------------------------------------------------------ Toth cf.................. 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 Strickland, Josh ss...... 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 Lovick c................. 3 0 1 0 0 0 5 1 0 Shoemaker, Eric lf....... 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 Rua ss................... 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 Pou, Zack rf............. 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 Reed 1b.................. 4 0 0 0 0 1 9 0 2 Dunn, Jess c............. 3 0 0 0 1 2 9 1 0 Shaposka rf.............. 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 Rouse, Brandon 1b........ 4 1 2 1 0 0 9 1 0 Dowdell rf.............. 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Marsh, Ethan cf.......... 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 James lf................. 4 1 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 Pearl, Myles dh.......... 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 Morgan 3b................ 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 Strickland, Zach 3b...... 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 Konrad dh................ 4 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 2 Lyon, Preston 2b......... 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 Vanni 2b................. 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 4 2 Fogleman, Nick p......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 Stantial 2b............. 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 McDaniel, Jonathan p.... 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Roskos p................. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 Oliver, Andrew p........ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Mason p................. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Dempsey p............... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Totals................... 34 2 7 2 0 9 24 10 6 Totals................... 32 6 10 4 3 5 27 10 8 Score by Innings R H E ------------------------------------------- Lake Erie........... 000 200 000 - 2 7 3 Pfeiffer University. 310 001 01X - 6 10 2 ------------------------------------------- E - Vanni; Roskos; Dempsey; Strickland J; Pou, Z. LOB - LECBS 6; PUBSB09 8. 2B - Shoemaker, E; Marsh, E. 3B - Rouse, B. HBP - Lyon, P. SH - Lovick; Lyon, P. SF - Strickland J. SB - Toth; James; Strickland J. CS - Shoemaker, E. Lake Erie IP H R ER BB SO AB BF Pfeiffer University IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ----------------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------------- Roskos.............. 5.2 9 5 5 2 3 24 28 Fogleman, Nick...... 6.0 6 2 0 0 8 24 25 Mason............... 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 McDaniel, Jonathan.. 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 6 6 Dempsey............. 1.0 1 1 0 1 2 4 6 Oliver, Andrew...... 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 4 4 Win - Fogleman, N. Loss - Roskos. Save - None. WP - Dempsey. HBP - by Dempsey (Lyon, P). BK - Roskos. Umpires - Start: 2:30 Time: Attendance: 100