Ranked #13 nationally, MSC Aggie Baseball opens season on the road
The Murray State College baseball team, ranked #13 in the first NJCAA poll, began the year with a trio of games versus Coastal Bend College and San Jacinto College North in Beeville, Texas on February 1 and 2.
The Aggies won their first game of the season eight to one versus Coastal Bend thanks to four RBI’s from sophomore Austin Garrett. Pitchers Billy Wall, Wyatt Marr, Aaron Jonas, and Thomas Davenport also combined for zero earned runs. The Aggies then beat Coastal Bend eight to six in 11 innings the following day.
That afternoon, the Aggies faced a San Jacinto North team which took an early six-run lead in the second inning and held on to hand Murray State College its first loss, 13 to three.
The Aggies are now 2-1 on the season and return to action Thursday, February 7 versus Seminole State College in Seminole.