Clark drops two to Tacoma
Saturday, May 5, 2012
The Clark College baseball team suffered a doubleheader sweep to third-ranked Tacoma on Saturday at Kindsfather Field.
Tacoma (29-6, 16-2 NWAACC West) posted wins of 6-2 and 4-1.
Clark (20-14, 7-11) had 10 hits in the first game, but stranded 10 baserunners including five in scoring position over the final three innings.
Bud Collura went 2 for 4 with a double, and Nick Woods was 2 for 3 with an RBI.
Clark was held to just four hits in the second game. The Penguins scored their only run in the first inning. Matt Hopp led off with a walk, stole second and went to third on Bud Collura's single. Evan Pickett then grounded into a double play and Hopp scored.
The Penguins next travel to Tacoma for a doubleheader at 1 p.m. Sunday.