April 11, 2005
For More Information, Contact: Keith Gentry (901) 333-4114 / Kimberly
Stark (901) 333-4023
SOUTHWEST BASEBALL TEAM LOSES TO WALTERS STATE
The Southwest baseball team was swept by Walters State over the weekend
in a three-game TJCCAA series in Morristown, Tennessee. The Saluqis lost
by scores of 12-6, 10-6, and 8-7. The losses dropped Southwest’s record
to 22-20 overall and 8-13 in the conference.
Top hitters for the Saluqis in the series were Brit Vincent (7 for 12,
double, runs batted in), Matt Akin (5 for 10, double, 4 RBI), Jeremy
Finney (5 for 11), Brendan Murphy (4 for 11, double, home run, 3 RBI),
and Phillip White (4 for 13, home run, RBI).
Southwest returns to action on Monday, April 11 when the Saluqis take on
East Central (MS) in a 3 p.m. doubleheader that will be played at Delta
State University in Cleveland, Mississippi. This weekend, Southwest will
host Chattanooga State in a three-game conference series at Gagliano
Field. A single game will be played at 3 p.m. on Friday, April 15
followed by a 1 p.m. doubleheader on Saturday, April 16.