Southwest completes sweep of Jaguars
March 18, 2017 at 10:57 p.m.
HOBBS, N.M. - The University of the Southwest scored seven runs in the seventh inning and went on to a 13-6 Red River Athletic Conference win over UHV on Saturday at Jake Williams Field.
The Mustangs swept the three-game series and improved to 16-12 overall and 7-2 in conference.
The Jaguars (6-12, 3-6) rallied from a 5-0 deficit to tie the game with four runs in the top of the seventh - highlighted by Derek Maciejeski's three-run homer.
But Southwest retook the lead in the bottom of the inning with seven hits and a UHV error.
The Mustangs had 16 hits off of four UHV pitchers.
Chase Almendarez hit a solo home run, and Dalton Rodriguez had two hits for the Jaguars.
UHV travels to Austin to play St. Edward's in a single game at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.
UHV 000 010 410 - 6 7 2
Southwest 020 300 71x - 13 16 1
Collin Quinn, Bo Sheridan (7), Andrew Richards (7), Marco Ynclan (8) and Chase Almendarez. Alex Goodman, Josiah Acton (8) and Chris Aviles. W: Goodman. L: Sheridan (1-3). Highlights: (UHV) Dalton Rodriguez 2-for-4, Derek Maciejeski 3-run HR; Almendarez solo HR. (S) Felipe Lopez 3-for-5, 2B, 3 R; Isaiah Peters 2-for-3, R, 2 RBIs; Chris Aviles 2-for-4, 3 R, RBI, SB; Nate Caban 2-for-5, 2B, 4 RBIs; Danny Rodriguez 2-for-4, 2 R, RBI. Records: UHV 6-12, 3-6; Southwest 16-12, 7-2.