OPSU Baseball Wins Two of Three
- By Scott Puryear of OPSU Sports on 04/07/08
Goodwell, Okla. -- The Oklahoma Panhandle State baseball team earned a pair of wins in three tries against Texas A&M International over the weekend. Both teams are in the Heartland Conference.
OPSU 7, TA&MI 4
In Saturday’s first game, a five run second inning that included a Mike Jameson homer was enough for the OPSU victory. The Aggies also tacked on another pair of runs in the fourth inning behind winning pitcher Kyle Cremers.
Cremers pitched a complete game and struck out six. OPSU’s James Fisher and Garrett Meek each had a pair of hits that included a double, and Luke Korum and Jameson also had two hits.
Mike Roche and Jameson each had two runs batted in and the Aggies played an errorless game in the win. Roche also stole two bases.
TAM&I 18, OPSU 7
Saturday’s second game was not a good outing for the Aggies, as OPSU pitchers gave up 14 hits and 11 walks. Fabian Oechsle drove in two OPSU runs and Meek had a pair of hits.
OPSU 8, TA&MI 4
On Sunday, in the “rubber game” of the three game set, the Aggies made the most of pitcher Jason Staudt’s complete game for their 11th victory of the season. Staudt pitched shutout ball for eight of the nine innings played.
Roche stole two more bases (giving him five over the three games), had two hits and scored twice. Korum, Eric Lucero, and Andres Belandria also had two hits apiece and Belandria also stole pair of bases. Meek, Korum and Oechsle each had two RBI’s. The Aggies again played the game with no errors.
With the two victories, OPSU raised their season record to 11-26.