JD baseball gets two wins, 9-9 in conference play

Published 1:30 pm Wednesday, April 16, 2008

By Staff
After dropping five straight games, the JDCC Warhawk baseball team took two of three from Central Alabama Community College in Alexander City.
The win puts the Warhawks at 17-18 overall and evened their conference record at 9-9 on the season.
JDCC was scheduled to play Alabama Southern in Monroeville over the weekend before returning to Brewton on Friday, April 25, against LBW.
JDCC will close out their home schedule and regualr season schedule on Friday, May 2 and Saturday, May 3 at home against Chatahoochee Valley.
Friday games will begin at 1 p.m. while Saturday's doubleheader games will begin at noon.
Game one: JDCC 0, Central Alabama 11
Before they took two of three games against Central Alabama, the Warhawks fell hard in game one as they lost 11-0 to push their losing streak to six games.
Central Alabama added seven runs in the third inning of play after holding a 3-0 lead in the bottom of the second inning.
Five Warhawks had hits in the game as Cordaro Lindsey, Clarence Moorer, Hunter Norris, Cody Sanderson and Justin Reeves all had hits in the game.
Robby Carlson took the loss on the mound as he went 2.2 innings and allowed 10 hits and 10 runs (nine earned) and walked three and struck out three.
Derek Lowry came in relief of Carlson and went 3.1 innings and allowed one run on three hits and walked two.
Game two: JDCC 4, Central Alabama 3
After falling 11-0 in game one, JDCC took a 4-0 lead into the bottom of the fifth and held on for a one run win to break their losing streak.
Lindsey and Bryant Hall both had doubles in the win as Lindsey was 3-for-4 with three RBIs.
Josh Presley earned the win. He went 3.1 innings and allowed three runs (one earned) on four hits and struck out one in the win.
Game three: JDCC 3, Central Alabama 0
In the rubber match of the series, the Warhawks took the series and improved to 17-18 overall and 9-9 in conference play with a 3-0 win.
Lindsey continued his hot bat going 2-for-3 with one RBI as Reeves was 1-for-3 with two RBIs in the win.
Hunter Brown took the win on the mound. He went the complete nine innings game and allowed no runs on five hits and walked three and struck out five in the win.