Baseball - Tue, Mar. 26, 2013
Georgetown College's baseball team hit the road and swept No. 1 Tennessee Wesleyan, the defending national champions.
The No. 20 Tigers (16-11) roared out of the gates with three runs in the top of the first and never relinquish the lead. The Bulldogs (23-8) got two runs back in the bottom of the first and pulled within one in the bottom of the fifth before GC shut the door for good, 5-4. Game two was never in doubt as Georgetown scored five early and the Bulldogs only got within four.
Chris Villalobos started the first game and got the win, pitching 4 2/3 innings. The senior allowed four runs on six hits and Shaun Meyer finished it off.
Justin Moore led the way, going 3-of-4 with two RBI and one run scored. Mike Steinke and Ryan Serrato also had multi-hit games with two apiece.
Meyer went 2 1/3 innings, giving up one hit to the eight batters he faced.
Jordan Nekola went five innings for the win, scattering two hits to the 17 batters he faced. He walked two, struck out two and gave up only one run.
Tyler Arthur and Ryan Serrato did relief work that game, each pitching one inning.
Moore went 2-of-3 with two RBI and two runs scored. David Higuera, Tanner Baldwin and Steinke also had two hits each. The latter also had two RBI and one run scored.