The Bryan College baseball team hosted Point University on Friday. The SkyHawks scored a run in the first inning. The Lions scored two runs in the third inning off of a two-run homerun by Cody Rhinehart. Bryan added another run in the fifth inning. Both teams crossed the plate once in the sixth inning. The Lions' offense exploded in the seventh inning with seven runs, including a two-run homerun from Preston King. Bryan won by a final score of 11-2. The baseball team is now 12-9 overall and 4-0 in the AAC.
Cody Rhinehart led the offense with two runs batted in, two hits, and two runs scored. Hunter Tipton finished with two RBIs, two hits, and one run scored. Preston King and Justin Morhardt each recorded two RBIs, one hit, and one run scored. Grant Zawadzki tallied one RBI, one hit, and two runs scored. Tyler Latham ended the game with one RBI and one hit. Kevin Roberts added two hits and one run scored. Joey Underwood and Crandon Wallace had one hit and one run scored apiece. John Cain scored one run.
LJ Rowden started on the mound for the Lions and earned the win. He gave up just two runs and nine hits in nine innings of work.
The Lions play again tomorrow at home verse Point University. The doubleheader is scheduled to start at 1:00pm ET.