Freshman southpaw Rodney Boone pitched 8 1/3 scoreless innings and combined with Chris Lincoln on a five-hit shutout as UC Santa Barbara earned its first Big West Conference baseball championship in 33 years with a 7-0 victory Saturday afternoon at Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
Bobby Ay pitched seven scoreless innings, Tate Samuelson belted his fifth home run of the season and Cole Cabrera robbed UC Santa Barbara of a pair of home runs as Cal Poly remained alive in the chase for a share of the Big West Conference baseball title with a 3-0 victory Thursday afternoon inside Caesar Uyesaka Stadium.
Cal Poly (26-27 overall, 15-6 Big West), tied for second place with UC Irvine in the Big West Conference with sweeps over CSUN, UC Davis and Long Beach State, closes out the 2019 regular season this weekend by visiting first-place and Nos. 4/12/14 UC Santa Barbara (44-7, 18-3 Big West) for a three-game Big West series. Coach Larry Lee’s Mustangs and the Gauchos of eighth-year head coach Andrew Checketts clash Thursday and Friday at 3 p.m. and Saturday at 1 o’clock inside Caesar Uyesaka Stadium (1,000).
UC Riverside exploded for five runs in the fourth inning to erase a 2-1 deficit and Abbott Haffar and Hayden Petrovick made them stand up for a 6-5 victory over Cal Poly in the finale of a Big West Conference baseball series Sunday afternoon inside Baggett Stadium.
First baseman Tate Samuelson and center fielder Bradlee Beesley combined for six hits and three RBI while Bobby Ay earned his eighth win as Cal Poly clinched its Big West Conference baseball series against UC Riverside with a 7-4 victory Saturday afternoon inside Baggett Stadium.
Connor Gurnik singled three times for his fifth three-hit game of the season and Cole Cabrera knocked in three runs with a pair of singles as Cal Poly opened its three-game Big West Conference baseball series Friday night with a 12-3 victory over UC Riverside inside Baggett Stadium.
Cal Poly (24-26 overall, 13-5 Big West), second in the Big West Conference with sweeps over CSUN, UC Davis and Long Beach State, closes out the 2019 home schedule this weekend by hosting UC Riverside (17-32, 6-12 Big West) for a three-game Big West series. Coach Larry Lee’s Mustangs and the Highlanders of fifth-year head coach Troy Percival clash Friday night at 6 and Saturday and Sunday at 1 o’clock inside Baggett Stadium (3,138).
After scoring a program-high 20 points at the Big West Championships, senior Miranda Daschian of the Mustang track and field team has been selected as the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.
First baseman Andrew Daschbach belted a school-record four home runs and freshman right-hander Alex Williams tossed 7 2/3 innings of one-run baseball as No. 3 Stanford defeated Cal Poly 7-1 on Tuesday night at Sunken Diamond.
A two-run home run by Conagher Sands highlighted a five-run first-inning rally and Cal Poly salvaged one win in its three-game Big West Conference baseball series at UC Irvine with an 8-3 victory Sunday afternoon on Cicerone Field inside Anteater Ballpark.
Sophomore right-hander Trenton Denholm scattered four hits over eight scoreless innings as UC Irvine clinched its three-game Big West Conference baseball series against Cal Poly with an 8-0 victory Saturday night on Cicerone Field inside Anteater Ballpark.