Redhawk baseball defeat UT Martin 9-6 - KAIT-Jonesboro, AR-News, weather, sports


Redhawk baseball defeat UT Martin 9-6

Posted: Updated:

The Southeast Missouri State University baseball team beat UT Martin 9-6 to win its second game of the three game series Friday night.

Andy Lennington was 3-for-5 in the game with a RBI double in the bottom of the eighth inning. With the bases loaded and the score 8-6 in favor of the Redhawks, Lennington hit a double into left field. One run scored giving the Redhawks a three run cushion going into the ninth, where Bobby Hurst closed out the game.

Nolan Fisher hit his first career home run, part of a six run fourth inning.

UT Martin's Brent Morris was 2-for-4 with two runs scored.

Will Spitzfaden was credited with the win going five innings with four strikeouts allowing six runs.

Southeast is now 14-14 and 6-5 in OVC play. The Redhawks will go for the sweep at noon tomorrow at Capaha Field.

Powered by WorldNow

472 Craighead Co. 766
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 931-8888

FCC Public File
(870) 336-1816
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KAIT. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.