Cougars find offense in win over UNCA

Coll. of Charleston 11, UNC Asheville 6

The College of Charleston bats came alive on the final game of the series, carrying the Cougars to an 11-6 win over UNC Asheville on Sunday afternoon.

The Cougars hit three home runs and three doubles. The win snapped a two-game losing streak and helped the Cougars (34-17) avoid a sweep against the Bulldogs (24-25).

Marty Gantt, Bradley Goodson and Brandon Glazereach hit homers for the Cougars. Goodson also hit a two-run double to end the game with four RBIs. Gantt scored two runs on two hits, and Brandon Murray and Daniel Aldrich each hit doubles and tallied RBI and two runs.

Senior Kyle Owings (3-0) picked up the win, pitching 22/3 innings of no-hit ball while striking out four batters.

UNCA AB R H BI COFC AB R H BI

Lurie ss 5 1 3 1 Gantt cf 4 2 2 2

Bess cf/2b 5 0 1 0 Goodson ss 5 2 2 4

Wright dh 2 0 0 0 Murray lf 5 1 2 1

Crghtn dh 2 0 0 0 Aldrich rf 4 1 1 1

Gajdosz ph 1 0 0 0 Harding 3b 2 1 1 1

Bryant 1b 4 0 0 0 Glazer dh 2 1 1 2

Adkins ph 1 0 1 0 Martin 1b 3 0 0 0

Koontz lf 5 1 2 1 Jackson ph/1b 1 0 0 0

Graham c 5 1 2 0 Holton c 4 0 1 0

Joyner rf 4 2 1 0 Reed pr 0 0 0 0

Buch 3b 3 1 2 2 Welke c 0 0 0 0

Miller 2b 4 0 1 1 Heidt 2b 3 3 2 0

Kirkdland cf 0 0 0 0 Totals 41 6 13 5 Totals 33 11 12 11

UNC Asheville 030 200 001— 6 College of Charleston 400 022 03x—11

E—Goodson 2, Harding. LOB—UNCA 9; CofC 5. 2B—Lurie, Joyner, Goodson, Murray, Aldrich. HR—Gantt, Goodson, Glazer. SF—Buch. SB—Miller. CS—Gantt, Reed.

UNCA IP H R ER BB SO Connolly (L, 5-4) 41/3 7 6 6 1 5

Spracklin 2/3 1 0 0 2 1 Steible 1 2 2 2 0 1

Schavone 1/3 0 0 0 0 0 Creighton 2/3 0 0 0 2 0

Martinez 1/3 2 3 3 2 0 Davis 2/3 0 0 0 0 1

C of C Pegler 41/3 9 5 2 0 4 Owings (W, 3-0) 22/3 0 0 0 0 4

Watts 1 1 0 0 0 2 Peterson 1 3 1 1 0 0

WP—Martinez. BK—Steible. Att—249. Time—2:00