Recap

Western Carolina vs Georgia Southern (Mar 21, 2008)

Box Score
                         2008 Western Carolina Baseball
                      Western Carolina at Georgia Southern
              Mar 21, 2008 at Statesboro, GA (JI Clements Stadium)

Western Carolina 10 (6-12,0-1 SoCon)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Nick Liles 3b............  5  0  0  1   0  1  2  0   4
Brent Greer ss...........  6  2  3  3   0  2  1  0   0
Blake Murphy c...........  4  1  1  2   1  0  2  0   0
Ryan Mathews dh..........  5  1  1  0   0  1  0  0   3
J.C. Lyons cf............  4  3  3  1   1  1  4  0   0
Barrett Shaft lf.........  5  0  0  1   0  1  4  0   2
Dylan de Graaf rf........  3  1  1  2   1  2  5  0   0
Tyler Kirkpatrick 1b.....  4  1  1  0   1  1  5  0   1
Mitchell Hatley 2b.......  2  0  0  0   2  2  1  4   0
 Matt Johns ph...........  0  1  0  0   1  0  0  0   0
Tyler Sexton p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 Brandon Johnson p.......  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Geoff Turner p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0
 Corey Martin p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Reid Rollison p.........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 38 10 10 10   7 11 24  6  10

Georgia Southern 19 (12-8,1-0 SoCon)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB
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Ty Wright dh.............  4  2  1  1   1  0  0  0   0
Phillip Porter lf........  3  4  2  1   2  0  0  0   0
 Jonathan King lf........  0  1  0  0   1  0  0  0   0
Chris Shehan rf..........  5  4  4  2   1  0  3  0   1
Griffin Benedict c.......  4  2  2  3   0  0  8  0   0
 Kyle Blackburn ph.......  0  0  0  0   1  0  0  0   0
 Chris Banker pr/c.......  0  0  0  0   0  0  2  0   0
Jeremiah Parker 1b.......  4  1  2  3   0  0  5  0   0
A.J. Wirnsberger 3b......  4  1  2  4   0  0  0  1   2
 Will Southwell ph/3b....  1  0  1  1   1  0  0  0   0
 Roman Grimaldi pr/3b....  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
David Richardson cf......  4  2  2  3   1  0  3  0   3
Brian Pierce ss..........  5  0  0  0   0  1  1  4   0
Jeremy Beckham 2b........  5  2  2  1   0  1  3  4   2
 Kevin Bowles ph/2b......  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   3
Drew Murray p............  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
 Charlie Strohecker p....  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0
 A.J. Gilbert p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
 Tony Chisman p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0
Totals................... 40 19 18 19   8  2 27  9  11

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Western Carolina.... 010 310 131 - 10 10  3
Georgia Southern.... 450 035 02X - 19 18  3
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E - Greer 2(4); Murphy(6); Porter(1); Benedict(1); Southwell(2). LOB -
Catamounts 10; Eagles 11. 2B - Lyons(7); de Graaf(1); Porter(7); Shehan(8).
HR - Greer(4); Murphy(6); Lyons(6); Wirnsberger(5); Richardson(4). HBP -
Benedict; Parker. SH - Pierce(3). SF - Liles(1); de Graaf(1); Wright(1);
Parker(4); Richardson(1). SB - Mathews(4); Pierce(2); Beckham(11).

Western Carolina       IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Tyler Sexton........  4.1 10 12 11  3  0 24 29 102
Brandon Johnson.....  0.0  1  0  0  0  0  1  2   9
Geoff Turner........  1.1  3  4  4  1  0  5  8  24
Corey Martin........  1.1  4  3  3  2  2  8 10  44
Reid Rollison.......  1.0  0  0  0  2  0  2  5  23

Georgia Southern       IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP
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Drew Murray.........  5.0  5  5  4  4  5 21 26  98
Charlie Strohecker..  2.0  3  1  1  2  2  9 11  33
A.J. Gilbert........  1.0  2  3  1  0  2  6  6  20
Tony Chisman........  1.0  0  1  1  1  2  2  4  20

Win - Murray (2-0).  Loss - Sexton (0-3).  Save - None.
WP - Murray(3); Strohecker(1); Gilbert(1). HBP - by Sexton (Parker); by Johnson
(Benedict). Inherited runners/scored: Johnson 2/2; Turner 2/0; Martin 2/2;
Rollison 3/2. Pitches/strikes: Sexton 102/64; Johnson 9/4; Turner 24/12; Martin
44/26; Rollison 23/12; Murray 98/60; Strohecker 33/19; Gilbert 20/12; Chisman
20/11.
Umpires - HP: Joe Marion  1B: David Hoffman, Jr.  3B: Ben Sass
Start: 7:00 pm   Time: 3:16   Attendance: 1477
Game notes:
Wirnsberger (GS) grand slam in second inning. His second, team's second.
Porter (GS) 14-game hitting streak.
Johnson faced 2 batters in the 5th.
Martin faced 3 batters in the 8th.
Game: WCU0321

Play-by-Play
                         2008 Western Carolina Baseball
              Western Carolina at Georgia Southern - Play-by-Play
              Mar 21, 2008 at Statesboro, GA (JI Clements Stadium)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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Western Carolina.... 010 310 131 - 10 10  3
Georgia Southern.... 450 035 02X - 19 18  3
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Western Carolina starters: 9/3b Liles; 8/ss Greer; 5/c Murphy; 41/dh Mathews;
22/cf Lyons; 28/lf Shaft; 27/rf de Graaf; 18/1b Kirkpatrick; 3/2b Hatley; 33/p
Sexton;
Georgia Southern starters: 30/dh Wright; 15/lf Porter; 16/rf Shehan; 21/c
Benedict; 27/1b Parker; 3/3b Wirnsberger; 7/cf Richardson; 9/ss Pierce; 2/2b
Beckham; 39/p Murray;

Western Carolina 1st - Liles grounded out to ss (2-2 KBKB). Greer
singled up the middle (0-0). Murphy flied out to rf (1-2 BFF). Mathews struck
out (2-2 BFKBFS). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Georgia Southern 1st - Wright walked (3-2 KBKFFFBBB). Porter walked (3-2
BBBKFB); Wright advanced to second. Shehan singled up the middle (2-0 BB);
Porter advanced to second; Wright advanced to third. Benedict singled up the
middle, 2 RBI (0-1 K); Shehan advanced to third; Porter scored; Wright scored.
Parker grounded out to 2b, RBI (0-2 KS); Benedict advanced to second; Shehan
scored. Wirnsberger singled to center field (0-2 FF); Benedict advanced to
third. Richardson flied out to lf, SF, RBI (1-1 BK); Benedict scored. Pierce
reached on a fielding error by ss (0-0); Wirnsberger advanced to third. Pierce
stole second. Beckham lined out to 3b (0-2 KK). 4 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 2
LOB.

Western Carolina 2nd - Lyons singled to right center (0-2 FF). Shaft
reached on a fielding error by lf, advanced to second (3-2 BKBFBF); Lyons
advanced to third. de Graaf flied out to cf, SF, RBI (0-2 FF); Lyons scored,
unearned. Kirkpatrick grounded out to 3b (1-0 B). Hatley walked (3-1 BBBKB).
Liles lined out to 2b (1-0 B). 1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB.

Georgia Southern 2nd - Wright singled to left field (2-1 KBB). Porter
reached on a fielder's choice (2-1 BBF); Wright out at second 2b to ss. Shehan
singled through the left side (2-0 BB); Porter advanced to second. Benedict
flied out to lf to left center (0-1 F). Parker hit by pitch (0-1 F); Shehan
advanced to second; Porter advanced to third. Wirnsberger homered to left
field, 4 RBI (1-0 B); Parker scored; Shehan scored; Porter scored. Richardson
homered to left center, RBI (0-1 K). Pierce lined out to cf (2-2 KBBFF). 5
runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Western Carolina 3rd - Greer singled up the middle (1-2 KKFBF). Murphy
grounded out to p unassisted (1-2 KBFFF); Greer advanced to second. Mathews
grounded out to 2b (3-2 BSBBFF); Greer advanced to third. Lyons walked (3-0
BBBB). Shaft reached on a fielder's choice (1-1 FB); Lyons out at second 2b to
ss. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Georgia Southern 3rd - Beckham grounded out to 2b (2-1 BBK). Wright
lined out to 3b (3-2 BSKBBF). Porter walked (3-0 BBBB). Shehan flied out to rf
to right center (2-1 BKB). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Western Carolina 4th - de Graaf walked (3-1 BBBKB). Kirkpatrick walked
(3-0 BBBB); de Graaf advanced to second. Hatley struck out looking (0-2 KFK).
Liles struck out looking (2-2 KBBKK). Greer homered to center field, 3 RBI
(0-0); Kirkpatrick scored; de Graaf scored. Murphy flied out to cf (0-0). 3
runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Georgia Southern 4th - Benedict popped up to 2b to right field (1-2
KKB). Parker singled to left center (2-2 BSKB). Wirnsberger grounded out to p
(1-1 FB); Parker advanced to second. Richardson lined out to rf (0-0). 0
runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Western Carolina 5th - Mathews grounded out to ss (1-0 B). Lyons homered
to center field, RBI (1-1 KB). Shaft struck out looking (0-2 FKK). de Graaf
struck out, reached first on a wild pitch, advanced to second on a throwing
error by c (2-2 KBBKS). Kirkpatrick flied out to cf to left center (0-1 S).
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB.

Georgia Southern 5th - Pierce flied out to rf (0-1 F). Beckham singled
to center field (2-2 BBKKFFF). Wright reached on a fielder's choice (0-0);
Beckham advanced to second on an error by ss. Porter singled through the left
side, RBI (0-0); Wright advanced to second; Beckham scored, unearned. Johnson
to p for Sexton. Shehan doubled to left center, 2 RBI (1-1 KB); Porter scored;
Wright scored. Benedict hit by pitch (3-2 BBFKB). Turner to p for Johnson.
Parker flied out to cf (2-2 BSBF). Wirnsberger lined out to cf (0-0). 3
runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.

Western Carolina 6th - Strohecker to p for Murray. Hatley walked (3-0
BBBB). Liles reached on a fielder's choice (1-2 KBK); Hatley out at second ss
to 2b. Greer struck out (0-2 KKS). Murphy walked (3-0 BBBB); Liles advanced to
second. Mathews reached on a fielder's choice (2-1 BBF); Murphy out at second
ss to 2b. 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Georgia Southern 6th - Richardson singled to third base (1-0 B). Pierce
grounded out to p, SAC, bunt (0-1 F); Richardson advanced to second. Beckham
singled through the right side, RBI (2-2 KFBB); Richardson scored. Beckham
stole second, advanced to third on a throwing error by c. Wright flied out to
lf, SF, RBI (2-0 BB); Beckham scored. Porter doubled to right center (1-0 B).
Shehan walked (3-0 BBBB). Martin to p for Turner. Benedict singled to right
field, RBI (0-0); Shehan advanced to third; Porter scored. Parker singled down
the rf line, RBI (0-2 FS); Benedict advanced to third; Shehan scored. Southwell
pinch hit for Wirnsberger. Southwell singled to center field, RBI (2-2 BKBF);
Parker advanced to second; Benedict scored. Richardson flied out to lf (2-2
SBFB). 5 runs, 6 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB.

Western Carolina 7th - Southwell to 3b. Lyons doubled down the lf line
(0-0). Shaft out at first 2b to p (0-0); Lyons advanced to third. de Graaf
doubled to left field, RBI (1-1 SB); Lyons scored. Kirkpatrick singled to right
center (0-0); de Graaf advanced to third. Kirkpatrick advanced to second on a
wild pitch. Hatley struck out (1-2 KKBFS). Liles flied out to rf to right
center (1-1 KB). 1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB.

Georgia Southern 7th - Pierce struck out (3-2 FKBBBFS). Beckham struck
out (1-2 KKBS). Wright grounded out to 2b (1-0 B). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors,
0 LOB.

Western Carolina 8th - King to lf for Porter. Gilbert to p for
Strohecker. Greer reached on a fielding error by 3b (0-0). Murphy homered to
left field, 2 RBI (2-1 BSB); Greer scored, unearned. Mathews singled through
the left side (0-0). Mathews advanced to second on a wild pitch. Lyons struck
out (2-2 FKBBS); Mathews stole third. Shaft grounded out to 2b, RBI (1-1 KB);
Mathews scored, unearned. de Graaf struck out looking (3-2 BBBKKK). 3 runs,
2 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB.

Georgia Southern 8th - King walked (3-2 BBKKBB). Shehan singled up the
middle (1-2 BFS); King advanced to second. Blackburn pinch hit for Benedict.
Blackburn walked (3-2 FBBBFFB); Shehan advanced to second; King advanced to
third. Rollison to p for Martin. Banker pinch ran for Blackburn. Parker flied
out to rf, SF, RBI (1-0 B); Shehan advanced to third; King scored. Southwell
walked (3-2 BKSBBB); Banker advanced to second. Grimaldi pinch ran for
Southwell. Richardson walked, RBI (3-1 BBBKB); Grimaldi advanced to second;
Banker advanced to third; Shehan scored. Pierce flied out to rf (1-2 BKKFFF).
Bowles pinch hit for Beckham. Bowles flied out to cf (1-1 BF). 2 runs, 1
hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB.

Western Carolina 9th - Grimaldi to 3b. Bowles to 2b. Chisman to p for
Gilbert. Banker to c. Kirkpatrick struck out (0-2 KKS). Johns pinch hit for
Hatley. Johns walked (3-2 KKBBBB). Johns advanced to second. Johns advanced to
third. Liles flied out to rf to right center, SF, RBI (2-1 BKB); Johns scored.
Greer struck out (3-2 KBBBKFS). 1 run, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

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