Red Hawks earn victory in round two of NAIA Tourney
Simpson University Sports News
ATHERTON, Calif. - Simpson University's men's baseball team held off being eliminated in round two of the NAIA West Regional Tournament with a 3-1 win over No. 5 Patten University on Thursday, May 5.
The Red Hawks took a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first when junior Josh Corson scored on junior Garrett Barnett's single to shallow right. Patten tied the game a one in the top of the fifth. Simpson scored two runs in the bottom of the eighth to edge out Patten for the 3-1 victory. Junior Angel Marti and sophomore Kris Warner both scored on Patten errors.
Simpson returns to action at 3 p.m. against the loser of the College of Idaho vs. UBC game.
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