Monday, March 2, 2009

Bulldogs split Sunday games

Bulldogs split Sunday games

SHREVEPORT, La.—The Texarkana College Bulldogs split a pair of games Sunday at the Fairgrounds Stadium.

Texarkana (14-5) lost in extra innings to Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College, 4-2.

TC scored a run in the first, but the Norseman tied the game in the third and took the lead with a run in the sixth.

Bulldog David Allday belted a solo home run to even the game in the eighth inning. Allday finished the contest 2 for 5.

The Norseman pushed across a pair of runs in the 11th inning to secure the victory.

Joaquin Hinojosa took the loss for the Bulldogs. Justin Fowler started the game before being relieved by Taylor Nichols in the sixth.

In the nightcap, Texarkana pounded out 13 hits to claim a 10-6 victory over Weatherford College.

Lance Marvel finished a perfect 3 for 3 at the dish, and Thomas Watson, Gip Hendrix and Allday each finished with a pair of hits and a RBI. Hendrix smacked a solo home run in the sixth inning to make the score 4-2.

Tanner Bailey added a hit and three RBIs.

John Stilson worked seven innings to notch the win, improving to 4-0 on the season. Ty Moore closed out the game in relief of Stilson.

Game 1

Northeastern Oklahoma 4, Texarkana College 2

Northeastern Oklahoma 001 001 000 02 — 4 7 1

Texarkana College 100 000 100 00 — 2 7 1

Jared White, Trevor Bowman (6), Cameron Mann (10) and Mann, Andrew Long (9). Justin Fowler, Taylor Nichols (6), Joaquin Hinojosa (9) and Jordy Snikeris. WP-Bowman. LP-Hinojosa (2-1). HR: TC-David Allday, 8th, none on.

Game 2

Texarkana College 10, Weatherford 6

Texarkana College 100 202 320 — 10 13 2

Weatherford 000 020 031 — 6 11 2

John Stilson, Ty Moore (8) and Lance Marvel. Miles Mulkey, Hugh Sullivan (6), Jamie Cummings (7) and Cory Maltz. WP-Stilson (4-0). LP-Mulkey. HR: TC- Gip Hendrix, 6th, none on.