No. 10 KCC baseball team falls

No. 10 KCC baseball team falls
Saturday, 09 March 2019 08:15 Metro Sports Report 

ALTUS, Okla. - The 10th-ranked Kirkwood baseball team traveled to western Oklahoma in search of warmer weather Friday and lost to eighth-ranked Western Oklahoma State College, 11-1, in seven innings.


Western Oklahoma State (16-2) scored five runs in the second inning and tacked on five more runs in the seventh inning to end the game by the 10-run mercy rule.

Kirkwood (2-2) collected only five hits. Zion Pettigrew hit a double and D'Eric Shenault had a triple.

The teams are scheduled for a doubleheader Saturday and a single game on Sunday.

Kirkwood                  000 001 0 - 1 5 3
Western Oklahoma   150 000 5 - 11 10 x

L - Lawler (0-1).