|Southwestern Christian (38-23)||0||0||1||2||2||0||2||0||3||10||11||0|
|Hiwassee (Tenn.) (30-19)||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||3||4|
|Mason, OH Legacy Field|
|Southwestern Christian||Pitching||Hiwassee (Tenn.)|
|Southwestern Christian||Indv. Stats||Hiwassee (Tenn.)|
|#6 Ward, Anthony||Triples||None|
MASON, Ohio — Southwestern Christian University opened pool play of the 2017 NCCAA World Series in style with 10-0 victory over Hiwassee (Tenn.) Wednesday at Legacy Field.
In the top of the second, a pair of runs crossed the plate after Zach Graham reached base on a bunt single to stretch the SCU lead to 4-0.
A.J. Leingang drew a bases-loaded walk in the top of the fourth. Lowe followed with an RBI single to push the Eagles' advantage to 6-0.
Kelvin Fabian doubled and drove in a run in the top of the ninth to give the Eagles a 10-0 lead.
Braziel allowed two hits with five strikeouts in four scoreless innings. Vail entered the game in the fifth and tossed four scoreless while allowing just one hit. Moody worked a perfect bottom of the ninth to seal the game.
SCU will return to action against Oakland City (Ind.) at 10 a.m. CDT at Prasco Park.
For complete NCCAA World Series coverage, visit the tournament page here.
Wednesday, May 24
GM 1: Bethesda 9, Oakland City 4
GM 2: Bluefield 7, Alice Lloyd 1
GM 3: Southwestern Christian 10, Hiwassee 0
GM 4: Campbellsville 6, Ecclesia 1 (SUSP)
Thursday, May 25
GM 5: Campbellsville vs. Bluefield, 11 a.m.
GM 6: Southwestern Christian vs. Oakland City, 10 a.m.
GM 7: Oklahoma Baptist vs. Ecclesia, 2 p.m.
GM 8: Emmanuel vs. Hiwassee, 1 p.m.
GM 9: Bluefield vs. Ecclesia, 5 p.m.
GM 10: Oakland City vs. Hiwassee, 4 p.m.
GM 11: Oklahoma Baptist vs. Alice Lloyd, 8 p.m.
GM 12: Emmanuel vs. Bethesda, 7 p.m.
Friday, May 26
GM 13: Alice Lloyd vs. Campbellsville, 9 a.m.
GM 14: Bethesda vs. Southwestern Christian, 10 a.m.
GM 15: Emmanuel vs. Oakland City, noon
GM 16: Oklahoma Baptist vs. Bluefield, 1 p.m.
GM 17: Bethesda vs. Hiwassee, 3 p.m.
GM 18: Alice Lloyd vs. Ecclesia, 4 p.m.
GM 19: Emmanuel vs. Southwestern Christian, 7 p.m.
GM 20: Oklahoma Baptist vs. Campbellsville, 7 p.m.
Saturday, May 27
GM 21: Pool A winner vs. Pool B runner up, 9 a.m.
GM 22: Pool B winner vs. Pool A runner up, noon
Saturday, May 27
GM 21: winner vs. GM 22 winner, 5 p.m.