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Baseball Outlasts Meiji

March 11th, 2013 » filed under: Baseball News, Top Story

The Roughrider baseball team took a break from ACCAC action Monday afternoon to play host to the University of Meiji from Tokyo, Japan. YC proved to be an inhospitable host as they beat the visitors, 4-1 to improve their overall record to 16-5.

Yavapai scored three runs in the bottom of sixth inning to break a 1-1 tie and sieze the control of the game. Humberto Aranda drove in the go ahead run and later in the inning scored on a triple by Michael Howard. Jacob Doyle was stellar in six innings pitched to gain his second victory of the year. Aranda, Howard and Aaron Blair each had two hits on the day.

Yavapai continues non-conference play on Wednesday, March 13th entertaining Williston State College, ND at 11:00 AM and Indian Hills Community College, IA at 3:00 PM.