Baseball Dominates Arizona Christian Univ.
The Roughrider baseball team scored 34 runs on 28 hits with 8 home runs in a doubleheader sweep of Arizona Christian University Saturday afternoon at Roughrider Park, 16-1 and 18-2. YC improves to 6-0 on the young season.
In the opener, Jake Kolterman went 5 innings scattering 3 hits while striking out 6 to get the victory.
Offensively, five different Roughriders hit home runs (Alexis Cruz, Willie Calhoun, Luke Doyle, Brody Clifford and Alexis Olmeda). Doyle was 3 for 5. Clifford and Calhoun each had four runs batted in and Olmeda knocked in three.
In the second game, Austin Paschke was 3 for 4 with four runs scored. Doyle, Cruz, Calhoun, Andrew Hermanson and Cooper Goldby each had 2 hits a piece.
Chandler Eden threw a strong 4 innings to get the victory.
YC plays fellow conference foe Arizona Western College in a non-conference twin bill at Grand Canyon University on Tuesday, 10th. The first pitch will be thrown at 11:00 AM.