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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Saturday, March 3, 2007
RESULTS VS. ANDERSON (2007-03-03 12:00:00)

Baseball Splits with Anderson
Sunday, 04 March 2007

Misenheimer, NC--- The Pfeiffer baseball team split a double-header with Anderson on Saturday afternoon. Anderson (9-14,4-4) took the first game 8-4 but the Falcons(11-8,6-2) bounced back and won the second 7-2. the two teams will co nclude the series with a 1:00 pm single game on Sunday.

GAME ONE

Kyle Lewis hit a two=run home run in the first to give Anderson a 2-0 lead.

Pfeiffer opened the bottom of the first with two singles and a walk to load the bases. A Justin Ridenhour single scored Daniel Brown with the first Falcon run. Jody Groce later scored to tie the game.

Pfeiffer took the lead in the third on a Bryan Braxton home run.

Anderson tied the game in the fourth at 3 all.

Anderson got two runs in the seventh and three more in the ninth to break the game open .

Pfeiffer got one run in the ninth but that was it and the Falcons lost 8-4.

GAME TWO

The score was tied at one going into the bottom of the fourth. The Falcon got three straight doubles to take a 3-1 lead. Emmanuel Turner then got a single to drive in the fourth run.

The Falcons manufactured three runs in the fifth. A hit by pitch, walk, sacrifice, single, fielder's choice and a a groundout produced three runs and gave Pfeiffer a commanding 7-1 advantage.

Anderson got one in the seventh to make the final score 7-2.

Zack Strickland pitched a complete game for the Falcons, getting the win.

nderson Baseball at Pfeiffer Baseball Mar 03, 2007 at Pfeiffer University (Joe Ferebee Field) Anderson Baseball 8 Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB ------------------------------------------------------ Tony Graham 3b........... 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 B.J. Smith 2b............ 5 2 1 2 0 1 3 4 0 Kyle Lewis ss............ 5 1 1 3 0 3 3 3 2 John Mac White 1b........ 5 1 2 3 0 0 11 1 0 Jesse Whiteside c........ 4 0 0 1 0 2 5 3 2 Blair Carson rf.......... 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 1 Jonathan Pitts dh........ 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 Josh Harrison cf......... 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Josh Grubbs lf........... 3 2 2 0 0 0 3 0 1 Chris Pitts p............ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Brandon Sheriff p....... 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Totals................... 37 8 8 9 1 10 27 13 7 Pfeiffer Baseball 4 Player AB R H RBI BB SO PO A LOB ------------------------------------------------------ Daniel Brown lf.......... 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 Jodie Groce ss........... 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 Bryan Braxton 1b......... 3 1 2 1 1 0 10 1 1 Justin Ridenhour 3b...... 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 4 0 Kyle Pugh dh............. 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 Zach Pou rf.............. 4 0 2 0 0 2 1 0 2 Shawn Coke cf............ 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 Tyler Smith c............ 3 0 1 0 0 1 11 0 1 Ryan Harju c............ 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 Ryan Brown 2b............ 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 3 0 Ben Beard p.............. 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Chris Russell p......... 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Totals................... 33 4 10 2 4 6 27 10 6 Score by Innings R H E ------------------------------------------- Anderson Baseball... 200 100 203 - 8 8 1 Pfeiffer Baseball... 201 000 001 - 4 10 1 ------------------------------------------- E - J.Whiteside; J.Groce. DP - Anderson BB 3. LOB - Anderson BB 7; PUBase2007 6. 2B - B.J.Smith; J.Grubbs; K.Pugh. HR - K.Lewis; J.M.White; B.Braxton. HBP - T.Graham; B.Carson; J.Grubbs. SF - J.Whiteside. SB - B.Carson. CS - Z.Pou. Anderson Baseball IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ----------------------------------------------- Chris Pitts......... 8.0 10 4 4 4 6 31 35 Brandon Sheriff..... 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 Pfeiffer Baseball IP H R ER BB SO AB BF ----------------------------------------------- Ben Beard........... 6.0 4 3 3 1 7 22 25 Chris Russell....... 3.0 4 5 4 0 3 15 17 Win - C.Pitts. Loss - C.Russell. Save - None. WP - C.Pitts. HBP - by B.Beard (B.Carson); by B.Beard (T.Graham); by C.Russell (J.Grubbs). PB - J.Whiteside. Umpires - Start: Time: Attendance: C.Pitts faced 2 batters in the 9th.