Quantcast

Baseball stays perfect with double-header sweep of Minnesota-Cro - KOAM TV 7

Baseball stays perfect with double-header sweep of Minnesota-Crookston

Updated:

JOPLIN - The Missouri Southern baseball team stayed perfect on the season as the Lions swept a double-header from visiting Minnesota-Crookston today, winning game one 12-0 and taking the second game 5-2. 

Southern (4-0) saw two dominant pitching performances from both starters today asRyan Bates went five innings for the win in game one and Drew Noble threw six for the win in game two. Bates struck out five and walked none, allowing just four hits in the opener, while Nathan Strobel threw two innings of relief, striking out three. 

The Lions scored two runs in the second inning to go on top early as Beau Phillipsdrove in Robbe Ewing and Brandon Weller with a double. Southern added four more runs in the third, two on a home run from Dusty Harper and RBI singles from Logan Moon, as well as Brett Graham. 

The Lions would add six more in the sixth as 12 batters went to the plate in the inning. 

Matt Korte started for Minnesota-Crookston (0-4) in game one and Ryan Haggstrom and Cody Pamperin threw in relief. 

Noble went six solid innings in game two, striking out two and allowing just two runs.Matt Harvey threw two innings of relief, striking out two, while Stephen Vaughnstruck out the side in the ninth to pick up his first save of the season. 

Southern scored a run in each of the first, second and fourth innings, before scoring two in the fifth. Harber doubled home Moon in the first, while Austin White singled home Zack Steadman in the second. Steadman added an RBI single in the fourth and he and Evin Nattick had RBIs in the fifth. 

Steadman went 3-4 in game two with two RBIs and a run scored, while Moon had two hits and two runs scored. Weller had a pair of hits in the game, while Natick and Ewing scored a run each. 

The Lions will be back in action next weekend when Southern jumps into MIAA play with a four-game series at Lincoln University. 

 
  • Top Sports Stories in the 4-StatesTop Sports HeadlinesMore>>

  • Former LCC Pitcher Drafted To San Diego

    Former LCC Pitcher Drafted To San Diego

    Thursday, June 15 2017 5:59 PM EDT2017-06-15 21:59:37 GMT
    Jeremy SmithJeremy Smith
    Former Labette Community College baseball pitcher, Jeremy Smith, was drafted on June 14 in the 2017 MLB draft in the 38th round by the San Diego Padres. Smith played for the Cardinals, under head coach Aaron Keal, in the spring of 2014 and 2015. He is the son of Jeremy and Tendeka Smith and a graduate of Bellaire High School. After attending LCC, he went on to play at Southwestern Oklahoma State in Weatherford, OK. More >>
    Former Labette Community College baseball pitcher, Jeremy Smith, was drafted on June 14 in the 2017 MLB draft in the 38th round by the San Diego Padres. Smith played for the Cardinals, under head coach Aaron Keal, in the spring of 2014 and 2015. He is the son of Jeremy and Tendeka Smith and a graduate of Bellaire High School. After attending LCC, he went on to play at Southwestern Oklahoma State in Weatherford, OK. More >>
  • Former PHS Pitcher Webb Drafted by Pirates

    Former PHS Pitcher Webb Drafted by Pirates

    Wednesday, June 14 2017 7:10 PM EDT2017-06-14 23:10:40 GMT

    He will sign with the Pirates, and pass on playing at K-State next season.

    More >>

    He will sign with the Pirates, and pass on playing at K-State next season.

    More >>
  • Summer sports camps bring keep campus busy

    Summer sports camps bring keep campus busy

    Tuesday, June 6 2017 5:14 PM EDT2017-06-06 21:14:12 GMT
    High School teams in the 2016 Football Team Camp practice in the Robert W. Plaster Center at Pittsburg State University.High School teams in the 2016 Football Team Camp practice in the Robert W. Plaster Center at Pittsburg State University.
    The last students from the spring semester had just packed up and moved out of Pittsburg State University’s residence halls when the hall staff began preparing the buildings for the thousands of new residents -- high school students who come to PSU to participate in a variety of athletic camps every June and July. This year, volleyball, baseball, softball, track and field, men’s and women’s basketball, and football will all hold camps for individual players, teams, ...More >>
    The last students from the spring semester had just packed up and moved out of Pittsburg State University’s residence halls when the hall staff began preparing the buildings for the thousands of new residents -- high school students who come to PSU to participate in a variety of athletic camps every June and July. This year, volleyball, baseball, softball, track and field, men’s and women’s basketball, and football will all hold camps for individual players, teams, ...More >>
Powered by Frankly

KOAM - Licensed to Pittsburg, Kansas
Send tips, ideas and press releases to: tips@koamtv.com
Send newsroom questions or comments to: comments@koamtv.com
Phone: (417) 624-0233 or (620) 231-0400
Web comments or questions: webmaster@koamtv.com
Newsroom Fax: (417) 624-3158

Powered by WorldNow All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 KOAM. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.