MOBILE, Ala. – The Sacred Heart University baseball team fell to South Alabama 11-2 on the road Saturday afternoon. With the loss, the Pioneers dropped to 3-10, while South Alabama improved to 9-9.
Billy O'Brien got the start and took the loss, giving up four runs on three hits and striking out three in 2.1 innings of work. Stephen Thibault went 2-for-3, while Elijah Brown went 1-for-4 with an RBI
South Alabama (9-9)
Sacred Heart (3-10)
NOTES (South Alabama 11, SHU 2):
Billy O'Brien got the start and took the loss, giving up four runs on three hits and striking out three in 2.1 innings of work
Stephen Thibault went 2-for-3 with a walk in the loss
Elijah Brown went 1-for-4 with an RBI
Justin Jordan went 1-for-3 with a double
SHU got on the board first, tallying two runs in the top of the first
After Thibault scored on a throwing error, Brown drilled an RBI single up the middle to give the Pioneers a 2-0 lead
South Alabama tallied nine runs over the next four innings to take a 9-2 lead
The Jaguars added two more runs in the eighth to secure the 11-2 win over the Pioneers
NEXT TIME OUT
The Pioneers will be back in action on Tuesday, Mar. 12, when SHU travels to take on Fordham on at 3:00 p.m.