Baseball Falls to #2 Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. - - The Catawba Indians baseball team traveled to host University of Tampa for a midweek non-conference game on Tuesday evening. Catawba fell to #2 Tampa 9-5 dropping the Indians to 8-12 for the season, while improving the Spartans to 13-3.

Jacob Nester led the Indians offense going 2-for-2 and scoring two runs. Kyle Smith, Chance Bowden, Cameron Morrison, and Lee Poteat each added a hit for Catawba. Clay Young took the loss for the Indians.

The Spartans scored first in the bottom of the second inning and again in the third to take a quick 3-0 lead. Nester singled up the middle in the top of the fifth and scored on a wild pitch to put the first run on the board for the Indians.

Bowden hit a two-run home run in the top of the sixth after Smith singled to score Poteat to put up a three run half-inning for Catawba and to tie the score a 4-all. Tampa put two more across the plate in the bottom to retake the lead. The Indians were able to score one more run in the seventh before giving up three runs in the eighth.

The Indians will play game two of the two-game series against the Spartans on Wednesday at 6 pm.

Box Score

Today's Events

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 2),
Cross Country @ NCAA II Southeast Regional, W-8th; M-10thVideoStats
Football vs. UNC PEMBROKE, 30-23 WAudioVideoStats
Basketball (W) vs. FAYETTEVILLE ST., 76-56 WVideoStats
Basketball (M) vs. ELIZABETH CITY ST., 86-65 WVideoStats


«November 2018»
November 2

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 1)

Soccer (W) vs. Carson-Newman (SAC Tournament - Semifinals) 1-2

Volleyball vs. ANDERSON 0-3

November 3

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 2) W-4th;M-4th

Cross Country @ SAC Championships M-5th;W-5th

Football @ Newberry 10-40

Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 3-0

November 6

Volleyball @ Wingate (SAC Tournament - 1st Round) 0-3

November 9

Basketball (M) vs. FRANCIS MARION 115-82

Basketball (W) @ North Greenville 62-67

November 10

Football @ Lenoir-Rhyne 21-63

Basketball (W) vs. Erskine 80-86

Basketball (M) vs. UNC PEMBROKE 75-80

Soccer (W) @ Carson-Newman (NCAA II Southeast Regional) 0-3

November 14

Basketball (M) @ Young Harris 85-67

November 16

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 1)

November 17

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 2) 

Cross Country @ NCAA II Southeast Regional W-8th; M-10th

Football vs. UNC PEMBROKE 30-23

Basketball (W) vs. FAYETTEVILLE ST. 76-56

Basketball (M) vs. ELIZABETH CITY ST. 86-65

November 18

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 3)

November 19

Basketball (W) @ Lees-McRae 5 p.m.

November 26

Basketball (M) vs. BLUEFIELD ST. 7 p.m.

November 28

Basketball (W) @ Newberry 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Newberry 8 p.m.

November 30

Swimming vs. CHOWAN

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Swimming Team Photo