Conway, Ark. – The CBC Mustangs swept the Saturday doubleheader with the Morthland College Patriots 17-1, 12-6 to win the series 3-0 at Victory Field. The wins evened the Mustangs record at 15-15 for the year.
In the first game, the Mustangs scored in every inning while holding Morthland to one run in the seventh inning. Collin Nord (SR/Aberdeen, WA) picked up the win for CBC working all seven innings. Nord gave up one run on two hits, walking one and striking out five.
Game one (17-1) by the Numbers:
- 19 - Total hits in the game for CBC
- Percy Arnold (SO/White Hall, AR) went 2-2, 2R, 2 RBI
- Deonta Howard (SR/Pine Bluff, AR) went 2-3, 1R, 2 RBI
- Austin Kuchinski (SO/Powder Springs, GA) went 2-4, 3 RBI
The hits continued for CBC in game two as they amassed 18 hits for the game. The Mustangs' Brian Moreno (JR/La Victoria, Venezuela) got the win striking out 12 in five innings of work. He allowed four runs on seven hits. Percy Arnold had another strong game with three hits as did Jalin Lawson (SR/Troy, AL).
Game two (12-6) by the Numbers:
- Jalin Lawson went 3-3, 1R, 3 RBI
- Percy Arnold went 3-4, 3R
- Nash Nichols (JR/Conway, AR) went 2-2, 2R
- Ryan Guyton (SO/Cordova, TN) went 2-3, 2R, 2 RBI
UP NEXT: The Mustangs will play two games in non-conference against Crowley's Ridge College on March 28th. First pitch is scheduled for 1:00 PM.
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