This was the closest series so far. Splitting with a rival going into the last week of the season. The entire series was separated by 2 runs (San Jac 16-Blinn 14) and was dominated by the pitching on both sides.
Game 1: San Jac 4- Blinn 2
Blinn jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the 4th. That was erased in the bottom, however, thanks to a 2 RBI double by Jacob Matheny (Mizzou Commit) and then Herbert Iser bring Matheny into Score later that inning to make it 3-2.
Game 2: Blinn 4- San Jac 2
Going into the 8th Blinn was up 3-0 with no answer for Jacob Millender. Herbert Iser and Peter Zimmerman had Back to back homers to bring it to 3-2 but that was as much as their offense could get going. in the 9th Freshman Bryce Miller came in striking out 2 and getting his 1st save of the week.
Game 3: Blinn 5 – San Jac 4
San Jac Jumped out to an early 3-0 lead in the second. Blinn chipped away in the 3rd with a 2-run homer from Brandon Ashy to make it 3-2. San Jac answered in the top of the 5th with a Sergio Macias Single that brought in 1 run. In the bottom, the 5th Blinns Brandon Ashy had a 2 RBI single to tie the game up then Sammy Blair had a 1 RBI single which was the last run of the game.
Game 4: San Jac 6 – Blinn 3
This game was back and forth the entire time. i was never more than a 1 run game for longer than an inning until the 7th when San Jac pulled it to 6-3.
Hitter of the Week:
So INF/DH Peter Zimmerman (Uncommitted)- .400 BA, 3 Runs, 2 RBI’s, 2 Doubles, 1 Homerun
Co-Pitchers of the Week
Fr RHP Bryce Miller- 3 IP, 1 H. 1 ER, 6 K’s, 2 SV, Topped out at 94
Fr RHP Jacob Millender- 1-0 7.2 IP, 2 ER, 12 K’s
San Jac has its last Regular season series with Alvin this next weekend
Blinn has their last regular season series with Laredo This weekend
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