Hannibal, MO. – Central Baptist swept the AMC series with Lindenwood-Bellville with a 12-1 victory on Saturday afternoon. The Mustangs took the doubleheader on Friday.
CBC scored two runs in the first to capture a lead that they would not relinquish. Josh Hibbard (SR/Munford, TN) scored on a Jalin Lawson (SR/Troy, AL) double and an error by the Trojans. Nash Nichols (JR/Conway, AR) hit a sacrifice punt as Monterio May (SR/Helican, AL) scored. The Mustangs would add four in the second inning and then six more in the seventh to blow out HLGU.
Caulin Cragle (SR/Houston, TX) picked up the win in a couple innings of work. Cragle allowed one run on two hits, walking two and striking out one. Cole Johnson (SR/Fordyce, AR) would get three innings of work. Johnson would allow two hits and no runs. Gunner Allen (SR/Maumelle, AR) allowed a hit and no runs in his two innings to close it out.
Game one (12-1) by the Numbers:
- Josh Hibbard 3-5, 2R, 1 RBI
- Jalin Lawson 3-4, 2R, 5 RBI
- L'Donta Howard (SO/Foreman, AR) and Austin Kuchinski (SO/Powder Springs, GA) has 2 hits each
- Four Mustangs had one hit each
UP NEXT: CBC will host Texas A&M-Texarkana on April 11 at 2:00 pm in non-conference action
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