St. Catharine College Baseball hit the road Wednesday and the ball, as they racked up 15 hits in route to a 15-5 win over Brescia University. The Patriots run their record to 15-9 and Brescia drops to 7-11.
Joey Xavier (Selma, CA) led the Bat Pat's with a 3-3 day at the plate. He homered, scored 3 runs and knocked in 2. Marcus Brown (Louisville, KY) went 3-4 with 2 triples, scoring twice and driving in 2 runs. Tyler Mischel (St. Louis, MO) added a two hit day, adding a two-run homer. Eric Standafer (Shelbyville, KY) had 2 doubles and 2 RBI's. Jeremy Turpin (Lawrenceburg, KY) walked 3 times and went 1-1 with 3 runs and Andrew Garcia (Las Vegas, NV) added a double in his 1-3 day, also scoring 3 times. Cody Miller (Yuba City, CA) added a 2 hit day.
Tony Krohman (Florence, KY) started and tossed 3 strong innings. He ran into trouble in the 4th, giving up 3 straight hits and allowing 3 runs. He scattered 5 hits and tallied 4 K's. CJ Gant (Louisville, KY) hurled the middle 3 innings, giving up 1 unearned run on 5 hits. He had 3 K's. Nick Houlehan (Florence, KY) tossed the final frame, allowing an unearned run on a hit.
The Patriots hit the road again this weekend for Mid-South Conference action. They travel to Williamsburg, KY to play the University of the Cumberlands.