|March 08, 2019||1||2||3||4||5||6||7||8||9||R||H||E|
|Win: KACHMAR (3-0)||6.0||1||0||0||3||5|
|Loss: N. Dombkowsk (0-2)||6.0||4||2||2||1||9|
|Z. Ardito (HARTFORD)||4||0||2||0||0||0|
|March 10, 2019||1||2||3||4||5||6||7||8||9||R||H||E|
|Win: HABEGGER (1-1)||1.0||0||0||0||1||1|
|Loss: Jake Regula (0-4)||0.2||4||6||6||4||0|
|Drew Holtgrieve (HARTFORD)||5||0||2||0||0||0|
NASHVILLE – The Lipscomb baseball team continues its busy week with a three-game series versus Hartford at Ken Dugan Field at Stephen L. Marsh Stadium.
The games are scheduled to begin on Friday at 4 p.m. and will continue with tilts on Saturday at 2 p.m. and Sunday at 1 p.m.
Inclement weather is predicted to roll through the Nashville area on Friday and Saturday, so be sure to check back for further updates. Sunday’s game will also be rescheduled for a 10:00 a.m. start if the Lipscomb men’s basketball team advances to the ASUN Conference Tournament Championship Game, which will take place at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday at Allen Arena.
The Bisons (5-6) split their two midweek matchups losing to Austin Peay on Tuesday 12-11, but bounced back with a 3-2 win over Memphis on Wednesday.
Lipscomb had its first walk-off win of the season against Memphis as junior Brian Moore crushed a triple to left center field with two outs scoring Maddux Houghton from first. The pitching combo of Matthew Maldonado, Erik Gutierrez and Caleb Brenczewski held the Tigers to just five hits and did not allow a run after the third inning.
Live stats will be available for all three games and all the games will be streamed on Facebook Live via the Lipscomb Baseball page.
Friday – RHP Chris Kachmar (2-0, 3.71 ERA) vs. TBD
Saturday – LHP Noah Thompson (0-3, 14.40 ERA) vs. TBD
Sunday – RHP Josh Colon (Making first start of the season) vs. TBD
- The Hawks have an overall record of 0-6 for the 2019 season getting swept by UC Santa Barbara and Abilene Christian.
- In 2018, Hartford won both the America East Conference Regular Season and Tournament Championships paving the way for the program’s first ever NCAA Tournament appearance.
- Sophomore Nicholas Dombkowski was recently named America East Pitcher of the Week. In his last start against Abilene Christian Dombkowski gave up three hits, one run and struck out 10 batters. For the season Dombkowski has a record of 0-1 with an ERA of 4.76 and 13 strikeouts over 11.1 innings of work.
- John Thrasher paces the Hawks in hitting with a batting average of .400. Thrasher is also the team leader in hits (8), doubles (3), RBI (4), total bases (11) and slugging percentage (.550).
AROUND THE HORN:
- Chris Bashlor continues his hot start to the season hitting .432 at the plate to lead the Bisons. He also leads the team in hits (16), home runs (2) and RBI (12).
- Senior Zeke Dodson is hitting the ball at a .378 clip for the second best mark on the squad. Dodson has scored 11 runs on the season, which leads the team.
- Tevin Symonette leads in Bisons in walks with 10 and stolen bases with six swipes in seven attempts.
- Kachmar has thrown the most innings for the Bisons pitching staff with 17.0 for the season in his three starts.
- Tyler Guilfoil (1-0) has been dominating in his four appearances. The freshman leads Lipscomb with a 0.64 ERA, 23 strikeouts and has allowed only five hits.