Bulldogs surge past Magnet Cove

St. Joseph’s baseball team (8-5, 5-1) used 15 hits and a six-run fourth inning on the way to a 13-3 victory Wednesday over Magnet Cove.

Owen Echols (1-0) got the victory in relief, allowing no earned runs in three innings. Magnet Cove had two hit off Echols, Dylan Schrekenhofer and Brad Vwndivere.

Jacob Lampe was 4 for 5 with a three-run home run that tied the game in the third. David Beck was four for four with three RBI. Schrekenhofer was 3 for 4.

“Not a very focused start, but a solid finish,” said UCA coach Luke Davis. “We need to carry some of these approaches at the plate into the tournaments.”


Islanders hold off Bears

David Grimes: About the championship snd a trivia question

Last week’s NCAA College Football Playoff championship game between Clemson and Alabama produced one of the most exiting finishes you will ever see in any sport on any level. Coach Dabo Swinney’s Tigers beat the Crimson Tide in literally the closing seconds, denying Nick Saban his 6th national title.

Read more