USI Athletics
USI HOME
Search
Contact
Image of a baseball player swinging the bat
Schedule
Meet the Team
Season Outlook
Media Guide
Statistics
History
Quick Facts
Recent Releases
Prospective Student Athletes
Coaches & Staff
Varsity Club
Baseball Home
Athletics Home
 
Baseball

March 14, 2003

Eagles walk past Presbyterian

University of Southern Indiana (7-7): 8
@Presbyterian College (10-12): 3


The University of Southern Indiana baseball team pounded out 10 hits in the first four innings and walked eight times between the fourth and the sixth innings as it recorded an 8-3 victory over Presbyterian College Friday afternoon. The Screaming Eagles survived a one-hour delay prior to the start of the game as well as rain and cold weather during the contest to complete the two-game sweep of Presbyterian and get to the .500 mark at 7-7 on the season.

Sophomore shortstop Corey Goers (LaPorte, Indiana) hit a two-run blast off the leftfield foul pole in the top of the second and sophomore first baseman Matt Keener (Newburgh, Indiana) came singled in the top of the third inning to drive in senior outfielder Steve Owen (Wauwatosa, Wisconsin) USI a 3-0 lead.

Senior outfielder Andy Nucci (Ft. Wayne, Indiana) tripled to lead off the top of the fourth inning and came around to score off Owen’s single to centerfield to provide all the offense the Eagles would need.

USI tacked on two more runs in the top of the fourth and two runs in the top of the sixth to cap off its scoring output.

Senior Joe Stanisz (Highland, Indiana) picked up the victory after giving up just two runs in 5 2/3 innings of work. Stanisz gave up just six hits, walked two batters, and recorded three strike outs to improve to 1-0 on the season.

After pitching 3 1/3 innings effectively, senior right hander Bowie Johnson (Brazil, Indiana) was credited with his third save of the year. Johnson entered the game in the bottom of the sixth inning, allowing a run in the ninth inning and two hits while striking out four batters.

The Eagles, who finished their spring trip with a 3-5 mark, will return home Monday, March 17, to take on Indiana University-Southeast in a make-up game from earlier in the season. First pitch is slated for 2 p.m. at the USI Baseball Field.

Dan McDonnell,
USI Sports Information

Box Score


8600 University Boulevard - Evansville, Indiana 47712-3596 812/464-8600

Academics | Prospective Student | Current Student | Athletics
Visitors | Events and News | Administration

Copyright © 2014 University of Southern Indiana All rights reserved.

Head Coach


 

Assistant Coaches


Players in Professional Baseball



Tryouts



2009 Open Tryouts:
June 16; 11 a.m.
Information


Other Links



GLVC
Map to GLVC
NCAA Division II
NCAA Stats
NCAA Championships
National Rankings
Regional Rankings


            2009
     MEDIA GUIDE