Millers Baseball goes 1-1 on the weekend at SW Mississippi
Game 1: Nick Webre Drives in Four to Seal JMU Millers Baseball's Victory Over Southwest Mississippi CC Bears Bears Varsity
Nick Webre was clutch at the plate with runners on base on Friday, driving in four on three hits to lead JMU Millers Baseball past Southwest Mississippi CC Bears Bears Varsity 11-4 on Friday. Webre drove in runs on a double in the second and a home run in the seventh. In the first inning, JMU Millers Baseball got their offense started when Armand Daigre singled on a 1-0 count, scoring two runs. JMU Millers Baseball tallied three runs in the seventh inning. Webre had an RBI home run in the inning to lead the run scoring. Nathen Paul led the JMU Millers Baseball to victory on the hill. Paul went four innings, allowing three runs on three hits and striking out three. Payton Albert threw three innings in relief out of the bullpen. Matthew Bienvenu took the loss for Southwest Mississippi CC Bears Bears Varsity. Bienvenu surrendered four runs on eight hits over three innings, striking out three. JMU Millers Baseball tallied one home run on the day. Webre had a homer in the seventh inning. JMU Millers Baseball totaled 13 hits in the game. Daigre, Webre, Gavin Gary, Trevor Durr, and Connor Pleasant each racked up multiple hits for JMU Millers Baseball. Webre and Daigre all had three hits to lead JMU Millers Baseball. Southwest Mississippi CC Bears Bears Varsity didn't commit a single error in the field. Braxton Thoms had 11 chances in the field, the most on the team. Game 2: Fewer Hits Still Spells Win For Northwest Mississippi CC Against JMU Millers Baseball JMU Millers Baseball fell 7-3 to Northwest Mississippi CC on Friday despite out-hitting them six to five. Northwest Mississippi CC opened up scoring in the first inning. An error scored three runs for Northwest Mississippi CC. In the bottom of the third inning, JMU Millers Baseball tied things up at three when Quincy Kelly singled on a 2-2 count, scoring one run. Northwest Mississippi CC pulled away for good with one run in the fourth inning. In the fourth Craig's sac fly scored one run for Northwest Mississippi CC. Northwest Mississippi CC scored three runs in the sixth inning. Northwest Mississippi CC batters contributing to the big inning included Cheatham and Greer, all sending runners across the plate with RBIs in the inning. Lofton was the winning pitcher for Northwest Mississippi CC. The ace lasted four innings, allowing five hits and three runs while striking out five. #19, #25, and #28 all put in work in relief out of the bullpen, steering their team towards the victory. Moose Ortego took the loss for JMU Millers Baseball. The pitcher went five innings, allowing four runs on two hits and striking out two. Nick Webre, Trystin Gilbert, Zayne Earl, Trevor Durr, Connor Varnum, and Kelly each managed one hit to lead JMU Millers Baseball. Cheatham led Northwest Mississippi CC with two hits in three at bats. Northwest Mississippi CC didn't commit a single error in the field. Selby had the most chances in the field with 11.