Baseball Drops Friday Contest to Adrian 12-1

Baseball Drops Friday Contest to Adrian 12-1

By: Bryce Koon, Sports Information Assistant

ROME, Ga. — The Berry College baseball team fell to 12-6 on the year as they dropped an out-of-conference contest to Adrian College on Friday afternoon 12-1. The loss snapped the Vikings' five-game winning streak.

Ben Coker took his first loss of the year, tossing 6.0 innings allowing five earned runs. 

HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • Adrian College got off to a quick start, scoring three runs in the second inning to take a 3-0 lead.
  • The Bulldogs added runs in the third and fourth innings to stretch the lead to 5-0
  • Adrian then put up a run in the sixth and three in the seventh to extend its lead to 9-0
  • The Vikings pushed across a run in the eighth inning, when Devin Post singled home Gavin Booker
  • Adrian would finish out strong however, scoring three runs in route to a 12-1 victory

BERRY STANDOUTS:

  • Quinn Smith: 2-for-3, 2B
  • Spence Johns: 1-for-3, SB, BB
  • Devin Post: 1-for-3, RBI

UP NEXT:

The Vikings take on Marietta College tomorrow afternoon. First pitch is scheduled for 1:00 PM.