Bearkat pitcher Michael Oros picked up his second win of the season over Rice and former Owl catcher John Hale made several huge defensive plays as the Bearkats won 4-1 Sunday afternoon at Reckling Park to eliminate the No. 1 seed from the Houston NCAA Regional.
It has been nearly a month since the Sam Houston State Bearkats found themselves on the losing side of the scoreboard. With a 5-2 loss on Saturday afternoon to Lamar, the Kats had a winning streak of 13 games snapped. It also ended a run of 11 straight in conference play, the third longest in Southland history…
The Bearkats used a big seventh inning and a solid performance from the pitching staff to extend their winning streak to 13 games on Friday with a 6-2 win over Lamar at Vincent-Beck Stadium.
Caleb Smith (5-2) got the win for the Kats going 6 innings, allowing two runs on seven hits while striking out six.