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JMU Millers Baseball Splits Series with Jarvis Christian
Game 1: Durr's Walk-off Gives JMU Millers Baseball Victory Over Jarvis Christian University
It came down to the wire on Tuesday, with JMU Millers Baseball taking victory on a dramatic walk-off sacrifice fly in the late innings that sealed their victory over Jarvis Christian University. The game was tied at four with JMU Millers Baseball batting in the bottom of the eighth when Trevor Durr's sac fly scored one run for JMU Millers Baseball. Jarvis Christian University scored three runs in the second inning, but JMU Millers Baseball still managed to pull out the victory. The big inning for Jarvis Christian University came thanks to a groundout by Lyall, by Otero, and a fielder's choice by S.Rodriguez. Jarvis Christian University got things moving in the second inning. Lyall grounded out, scoring one run. In the bottom of the seventh inning, JMU Millers Baseball tied things up at four. JMU Millers Baseball scored one run when Ethan Bienvenu singled. Peyton Ford was the winning pitcher for JMU Millers Baseball. The righthander lasted six innings, allowing six hits and four runs while striking out three. Kaden Sanders and Bienvenu entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief. #18 took the loss for Jarvis Christian University. undefined lasted one-third of an inning, allowing zero hits and zero runs while walking zero. Santiago started the game for Jarvis Christian University. The bulldog surrendered two runs on seven hits over five and a third innings, striking out two JMU Millers Baseball had 13 hits in the game. Durr, Connor Pleasant, and Bienvenu all had multiple hits for JMU Millers Baseball. Durr went 4-for-4 at the plate to lead JMU Millers Baseball in hits. S.Rodriguez led Jarvis Christian University with two hits in four at bats. Game 2: JMU Millers Baseball Drops Game to Jarvis Christian University After Late Score JMU Millers Baseball lost the lead late in a 16-6 defeat to Jarvis Christian University on Wednesday. The game was tied at six with Jarvis Christian University batting in the top of the seventh when Lyall drew a walk, scoring one run. Despite the loss, JMU Millers Baseball did collect nine hits in the high-scoring affair. Unfortunately, Jarvis Christian University had 12 hits on the way to victory. In the first inning, Jarvis Christian University got their offense started when Palmero singled on a 3-1 count, scoring one run. JMU Millers Baseball scored three runs in the sixth inning. JMU Millers Baseball put the pressure on, lead by a walk by Connor Pleasant, a single by Nick Webre, and a sacrifice fly by Trevor Durr. #6 led things off on the pitcher's mound for Jarvis Christian University. The ace allowed seven hits and five runs over five innings, striking out five. Troy Morel started the game for JMU Millers Baseball. The righty lasted three innings, allowing two hits and three runs. Kris Prejeant, Gavyn Menard, Bryce Lajunie, and Tyler Bouillion each entered the game as relief, throwing two innings, one inning, two-thirds of an inning, and one-third of an inning respectively. JMU Millers Baseball racked up nine hits on the day. Pleasant and Durr each managed multiple hits for JMU Millers Baseball. Pleasant went 3-for-3 at the plate to lead JMU Millers Baseball in hits. Jarvis Christian University totaled 12 hits in the game. Morles, Palmero, C.Rodriguez, Bobyn, and Holder all collected multiple hits for Jarvis Christian University. Morles led Jarvis Christian University with three hits in four at bats.