|Southwestern Christian (39-24)||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1||9||1|
|Bethesda (Calif) (26-22)||0||0||4||0||1||0||3||1||0||9||10||1|
|Mason, OH Prasco Park|
|Southwestern Christian||Pitching||Bethesda (Calif)|
|Southwestern Christian||Indv. Stats||Bethesda (Calif)|
|#15 Lowe, Michael||Doubles||2 Players (#14,#31)|
MASON, Ohio — Southwestern Christian University fell 9-1 to Bethesda (Calif.) and dropped its first game of NCCAA World Series pool play Friday at Prasco Park.
The Eagles (39-24) stranded 10 runners on base and fell victim to the third-seeded Flames.
Both SCU and Bethesda moved to 2-1 in Pool B.
The Eagles will need a win against second-seeded Emmanuel (Ga.) at 6 p.m. CDT Friday to stay in the hunt for a spot in the semifinals.
Michael Lowe gave the Eagles a 1-0 lead with an RBI double in the top of the first inning.
Lowe's RBI in the first proved to be SCU's only run in ballgame. The Eagles went on to leave 10 runners on base while the Flames scored nine unanswered runs.
Emmanuel, SCU's opponent in the nightcap and the tournament's No. 2 seed, faces Oakland City (Ind.) at noon CDT. With a win, the Lions will move to 3-0 in Pool B.
Bethesda faces Hiwassee (Teen.) at 3 p.m. CDT and can improve to 3-1 in Pool B with a win. SCU can create a three-way tie at the top of Pool B with a victory over Emmanuel at 6 p.m. Friday.
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 8, Ecclesia 2
Thursday, May 25
GM 5: Campbellsville 12, Bluefield 2
GM 6: Southwestern Christian 9, Oakland City 2
GM 7: Oklahoma Baptist 15, Ecclesia 3
GM 8: Emmanuel 11, Hiwassee 4
GM 9: Bluefield 7, Ecclesia 4
GM 10: Hiwassee 8, Oakland City 1
GM 11: Oklahoma Baptist 19, Alice Lloyd 1
GM 12: Emmanuel 12, Bethesda 1
Friday, May 26
GM 13: Campbellsville 13, Alice Lloyd 4
GM 14: Bethesda 9, Southwestern Christian 1
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, 6 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.