Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Arkadelphia, Arkansas | Clyde Berry Field
University of the Ozarks (7-13)
Henderson State University (9-12)
Henderson State University produced runs in five innings to hand the Eagles a 11-4 setback Tuesday night in Arkadelphia. The Reddies scored two runs in the first and another run in the third to lead 3-0. The Eagles generated three runs in the fifth behind an Edwin Rodriguez RBI single, Zach Stanley RBI double and an RBI groundout from Fielder Dufrene. Henderson State followed suit with three runs in the bottom half of the fifth to take the lead for good. The Reddies matched that total in the sixth and moved ahead 9-3. Rocky Liveoak had an RBI double in the seventh to finish the scoring for the Eagles. Josh Stephens paced the Eagles with two hits.
WP: Dalton O'Donnell (W, 1-0) 6.0 IP, 3 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 3 BB, 3 SO
LP: Josh Craven (L, 1-1) 2.1 IP, 5 H, 4 R, 2 ER, 0 BB, 1 SO
5th - Edwin Rodriguez singled through the right side, RBI; Zach Stanley advanced to third; Chase Edwards scored.
5th - Josh Stephens doubled down the lf line, RBI; Edwin Rodriguez advanced to third; Zach Stanley scored.
5th - Fielder Dufrene grounded out to 2b, RBI; Edwin Rodriguez scored.
7th - Rocky Liveoak doubled down the lf line, RBI; Josh Stephens scored.
Edwin Rodriguez got his first start of the season and produced a hit and RBI. Rodriguez was in the lineup as DH.
The Eagles will travel to Belton, Texas, to face Mary Hardin-Baylor in a three-game series March 15-16.