Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer

Baseball Charges Into Columbia, Sweeps Doubleheader - Cleveland State Community College - Cleveland State Community College

Baseball Charges Into Columbia, Sweeps Doubleheader

Baseball Charges Into Columbia, Sweeps Doubleheader

Baseball set a good tone in the series with Columbia State Friday, sweeping the first two games with Chargers.

In the first game, the Cougars won 9-1. The game was neck-and-neck until the fifth, when Cleveland State scored five runs to pull away to a 7-1 lead. They also scored two in the seventh to put the game away. Marcial Hernandez (1-for-2) had a single-game career high three RBI and Andrew Carpenter, who was 1-for-2 and drove in one with a solo home run, also chipped in two RBI. Jonathan Hickman (1-for-3) drove in two runs as well. Ryan Inches had a great start, allowing just one earned run and striking out five over seven innings of work.

In the second game, the Cougars won 12-2 in six innings. Cleveland State scored multiple runs in every inning but the fifth and sixth. Lance Dockery had three RBI during his 3-for-4 game, and Carpenter also drove in three runs. Hickman started the game and also pitched well, also allowing just one earned run over five innings of work with five strikeouts. He also drove in two runs in the game.

The Cougars will continue their series with the Chargers tomorrow with a single game at 1:00 ET.


Follow us on Twitter @CS_Athletics, on Instagram @clevelandstateathletics, or like us on Facebook for more news and scores from your Cleveland State Cougars!



Baseball Signs Five
June 6, 2019 Baseball Signs Five
Inches Commits To YHC
May 17, 2019 Inches Commits To YHC
Cougars Sweep Vol State
April 13, 2019 Cougars Sweep Vol State
Cougars Split with Lions
March 26, 2019 Cougars Split with Lions
Baseball Sweeps Bryan JV
March 18, 2019 Baseball Sweeps Bryan JV
Baseball 2018 Fall Classic
August 15, 2018 Baseball 2018 Fall Classic