|Tennessee Wesleyan (1-2)||0||1||3||0||0||1||1||1||6||13||14||4|
|Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) (3-0)||0||0||0||0||0||0||2||2||0||4||6||4|
|Montgomery, AL Harrison Field|
|Tennessee Wesleyan||Pitching||Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)|
|Tennessee Wesleyan||Indv. Stats||Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)|
|#12 Bonilla, Edwin||Doubles||#3 Braun, Lawyer|
|#8 Cruz, Alfred||Home Runs||None|
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The sixth-ranked Lindsey Wilson baseball team dropped its third-straight game to start the season as it lost to No. 4 Tennessee Wesleyan on the final day of the NAIA Southeastern Challenge at Harrison Field in Montgomery, Ala.
Tennessee Wesleyan started the scoring in the second inning as its leadoff runner reached on an error and he came around to score to put the Bulldogs up 1-0. Tennessee Wesleyan increased its lead scoring three runs in the third inning. The Bulldogs sent seven batters to play recording three hits to grab a 4-0 lead.
After a pair of scoreless innings, Tennessee Wesleyan tacked one more run in the sixth inning and another run in the seventh inning.
Lindsey Wilson got its first run of the game in the bottom of the seventh inning as the Blue Raiders cut their deficit to four after pushing two runs across. Mauricio Guadarrama and Steven Paredes got the inning started with back-to-back singles.
Gonzalez came up to the plate and hit a first-pitch single to left field as Guadarrama came around to score and Paredes moved up to third. Following a wild throw back to second base by the Bulldog catcher, Paredes scored to make it a 6-2 game.
Tennessee Wesleyan got one run back in seventh inning to score for the third-straight inning, to take a 7-2 lead.
For the second-straight inning, Lindsey Wilson scored two runs to make it 7-4 after eight innings of play. Two walks and a wild pitch to start the inning placed runners at first and third base. A second wild pitch brought in Connor Anderson from third to give the Blue Raiders their third run of the game.
A pair of groundouts to the middle infield allowed Antonio Dorado to come around and score, to cap off the scoring in the inning.
The Bulldogs sent 10 batters to the plate in the ninth inning scoring six runs on three hits to take a 13-4 lead into the bottom of the ninth inning.
Lindsey Wilson could not push a run across in its last at bat as it lost to Tennessee Wesleyan, 13-4.
Ricky Winfield (0-1) pitched five innings allowing three earned runs on six hits, while striking out three batters in his first start of the season for the Blue Raiders
Austin Goss (1-0) grabbed the win for the Bulldogs going six innings allowing no runs, surrendering just three hits and striking out five batters.
Over the three games at the NAIA Southeastern Challenge, the Blue Raiders were outscored 38-14.
Lindsey Wilson returns to action next Saturday to face No. 23 William Carey (Miss.) in Ellisville, Mississippi.