SCAC Baseball Recap - Week Two

SCAC Baseball Recap - Week Two

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - The 2017 SCAC baseball season got underway this week as four of the league's seven teams took to the diamond and posted a cumulative 7-6 mark.

Centenary posted three straight wins over East Texas Baptist University in a road series, outscoring the Tigers 42-13 over the stretch. The Gents moved to 6-1 for the season after those victories.

The University of Dallas posted three straight wins to move to 4-2 for the season, defeating Hendrix College, Concordia University (TX) and Hardin-Simmons University.

Texas Lutheran University went 2-1 over the weekend, defeating Hendrix and UT-Dallas. Southwestern University got the season started this weekend in Alabama, also going 2-1 over the stretch.

Schreiner University took two games from Howard Payne in a series over the weekend, posting wins of 6-3 and 8-5.

For links to box scores and recaps from all of last week's season-opening action, click below: 

This Week's Leaders:

*Batting Average (.688): Cody Crowder, Centenary (11-16)
Hits (11): Cody Crowder, Centenary
Runs Scored (7): Michael Schimpf, Centenary
Doubles (3): Cody Crowder, Centenary; Colby Schmidt, Southwestern; Ian Graham, Centenary
Triples (2): Tyler Cauley, Texas Lutheran; Scott Dwyer, Centenary
Home Runs (2): Cole Lavergne, Centenary
Runs Batted In (8): Chris Zapata, Centenary
Steals (9): Jonas Garcia, Schreiner

Innings Pitched (8.0): Kaleb Kirk, Centenary
Strikeouts (10): Kaleb Kirk, Centenary
+Earned Run Average (0.00): Kaleb Kirk, Centenary (8.0 IP); Abraham Griesbauer, Dallas (5.0 IP); Robert Baker, Schreiner (4.0 IP); William Marshall, Dallas (4.0 IP)

*minimum of 2.5 plate appearances per game
+minimum of 1.0 innings pitched per team game

This Week's Results:

Date Away Home Status Links
Fri. 10 Texas Lutheran 11 Hardin-Simmons 12 Final
  Howard Payne 3 Schreiner 6 Final
  Texas-Tyler 6 Trinity (Tex.) 2 Final
  Oglethorpe 12 Southwestern (Tex.) 13 Final
  Trinity (Tex.) 11 Millsaps 5 Final
  Dallas 5 Hendrix 4 Final
  Centenary (La.) 10 East Tex. Baptist 0 Final
Sat. 11 LaGrange 8 Southwestern (Tex.) 4 Final
  Howard Payne 10 Schreiner 2 Final
  Maryville (Tenn.) 2 Trinity (Tex.) 4 Final
  Centenary (La.) 13 East Tex. Baptist 3 Final
  Howard Payne 5 Schreiner 8 Final
  Arlington Baptist 2 Austin College 12 Final
  Hendrix 9 Texas Lutheran 13 Final
  Trinity (Tex.) 6 Belhaven 10 Final
  Centenary (La.) 19 East Tex. Baptist 10 Final
  LeTourneau 9 Austin College 8 Final
  Southwestern (Tex.) 7 Rhodes 3 Final
  Concordia (TX) 2 Dallas 3 Final - 10 innings
Sun. 12 Trinity (Tex.) 4 Berry 5 Final
  Texas-Dallas 2 Texas Lutheran 3 Final
  Dallas 6 Hardin-Simmons 3 Final

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