LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - The 2018 SCAC baseball season got underway this week as four of the league's seven teams took to the diamond and posted a cumulative 7-5 mark.
Centenary College and Texas Lutheran University each started out the season strong, going undefeated over the opening weekend. The Gents went 4-0 against Pacific (Ore.) and Whitworth at home, while the Bulldogs swept Pacific Lutheran in a double-header.
Schreiner University also picked up one win over the weekend, defeating Concordia (TX) on the road. The Tornados were receiving votes in the D3baseball.com preseason poll.
This Week's Leaders:
*Batting Average (.600): Josh Abalos, Dallas
Hits (7): Josh Abalos, Dallas
Runs Scored (7): Andrew Russell, Centenary
Doubles (2): Kyle Baird, Schreiner; Ian Graham, Centenary; Eric Rabinowitz, Texas Lutheran; Andrew Russell, Centenary; Cody Crowder, Centenary
Triples (1): Matthew Lemon, Texas Lutheran; Seth Hanson, Dallas; Riley Schaefer, Texas Lutheran; Nathan Patton, Dallas
Home Runs (1): Spencer Brandy, Texas Lutheran; Matthew Lemon, Texas Lutheran; Jordan Stickler, Dallas
Runs Batted In (6): Nathan Patton, Dallas
Steals (3): Cody Crowder, Centenary
Innings Pitched (7.0): Connor Lee, Centenary
Strikeouts (10): Kaleb Kirk, Centenary
+Earned Run Average (0.00): Kaleb Kirk, Centenary; Dylan Drgac, Texas Lutheran; Matthew Devillier, Centenary; Drew Waller, Texas Lutheran; Payton Stanford, Schreiner; Nathan Malinovsky, Texas Lutheran
*minimum of 2.5 plate appearances per game
+minimum of 1.0 innings pitched per team game
For links to box scores and recaps from all of last week's season-opening action, click below:
This Week's Results:
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