Texarkana College extends win streak
Published: 02/25/2009WILBURTON, Okla.—David Allday clubbed a game-winning three-run homer in the seventh inning of the first game, and Joaquin Hinojosa smacked a grand slam in the nightcap to spark Texarkana College to a sweep over Eastern Oklahoma State College, 9-7 and 9-2, here Tuesday.
The Bulldogs have won eight straight games and extended their record to 12-3.
In the opener, TC trailed 7-6 before Allday ripped his homer over the left-centerfield fence. His first home run of the spring came with one out. Allday also had a run-scoring single.
The Bulldogs had three other homers—all solo blasts—in the opener. Trey Buck, John Stilson and Lance Marvel had the four-baggers. Stilson and Marvel had two hits in the game, with Stilson also stroking a double.
Hinojosa (2-0) picked up the win in relief.
TC continued to flex its home run muscles in the second game. Buck hit a two-run homer, his fourth this year, in the fourth inning and Hinojosa ripped his slam in the sixth. Both came with two out.
The Bulldogs finished with 11 hits, with Hinojosa having two singles in addition to his home run. He finished with five runs batted in.
Marvel added two hits, including a double, and Allday had a double.
Taylor Nichols (1-0) went six innings to pick up the win. Colton Reavis pitched the last three frames to get the save.
Texarkana College returns to action Saturday in Dyersburg, Tenn., where the Bulldogs will face St. Louis Community College-Meramec and Dyersburg State Community College in a pair of single games.
Texarkana College 301 002 3 — 9 9 2
Eastern Oklahoma 010 051 0 — 7 7 2
Ty Moore, Colton Reavis (5), Joaquin Hinojosa (6) and Lance Marvel, Jordy Snikeris (7). Jeff Scardino, Zack Garling (2), Seth Terry (7) and Joe Spring. WP-Honojosa (2-0). LP-Terry. HR-TC: Trey Buck, 1st, none on; John Stilson, 6th, none on; Marvel, 6th, none on; David Allday, 7th, 2 on.
Texarkana College 100 305 000 — 9 11 4
Eastern Oklahoma 000 010 001 — 2 3 1
Taylor Nichols, Colton Reavis (7) and Jordy Snikeris. Jimmy Johnson, John Frisby (7) and Brady White. WP-Nichols (1-0). LP-Johnson. HR-TC: Trey Buck, 4th, 1 on; Hinojosa, 6th, 3 on.