|La Sierra (Calif.)||0||0||1||0||1||0||0||0||0||2||4||1|
|Antelope Valley (Calif.)||3||0||0||1||0||2||0||0||0||6||10||3|
|La Sierra (Calif.)||Pitching||Antelope Valley (Calif.)|
|La Sierra (Calif.)||Indv. Stats||Antelope Valley (Calif.)|
|None||Doubles||#23 Pittmon, Tyler|
|#21 MARTINEZ, Thomas||Triples||#23 Pittmon, Tyler|
Friday March 3, 2017
Lancaster, California. – The University of Antelope Valley Men's baseball team returned to The Hangar for Friday afternoon's game against La Sierra University. The Pioneers came in to the game against the Eagles with a four game winning streak to start off conference Play
Game 1: UAV 6 – La Sierra University - 2 (9 innings)
The Pioneers started this slate of games against La Sierra with a great deal of momentum and confidence that has stemmed from their recent winning streak. Energy at bat and in the infield has allowed the Pioneers to win games and to do so in dominating fashion. The first CalPac Conference game would see the Pioneers continue to build off of their recent success. The Pioneers started the game off with scoring three times in the first inning.Tyler Pittmon scored off of a William Garcia single to put the Pioneers on the scoreboard first. William Garcia scored off of a Luke Smith single to score the last runs of the first inning to give the Pioneers a 3-0 lead after one inning of play. La Sierra would score once in the third inning and once in the fifth inning giving them their only runs of the afternoon. UAV would score one run in the fourth inning and two in the sixth inning to secure a fifth consecutive victory. This victory also gives the Pioneers a record of 1-0 in CalPac Conference play. Pioneers pitcher Tyler Sharp pitched eight innings only giving up three hits, enabling the Pioneers to maintain control of the game. The Pioneers will be back in action Sunday against La Sierra University for a doubleheader with the first game starting at 11:00 am at The Hangar.
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David Jordan Jr
Sports Information Director
University of Antelope Valley
Email: [email protected]