Monarch Maniacs
Soccer Voucher Books 2014
Football Style Guide 2014
Taylor's Tally
Tickets for Troops
Wrestling Voucher Books 2014
Pick 5 Game Mini-Plan
BBall Season Tickets 2014-15
CUSA MSOC Championships
Article Image
Connor Overton
Courtesy: Brendan Maloney

No. 18 Rice Edges ODU, 3-2 In 17 Innings In Game 1

Courtesy: ODU Athletics
         
Release: March 08, 2014
Send this article to a friend Print RSS

HOUSTON, TX- Skyler Ewing’s one-out hit in the bottom of the 17th lifted the 18th ranked Rice Owls to a 3-2 victory over Old Dominion University in game one of a doubleheader Saturday at Reckling Park.

This was the second longest game in ODU baseball history, one inning shy of the school mark of 18 set on May 19, 2006 at Towson. Total time was 4:53 minutes in a contest that started at 11 am ET.

The Monarchs took the early lead in the third inning when Josiah Burney singled and would later score on a Josh Eldridge single.

Rice took a 2-1 lead in the bottom of the fourth when Michael Aquino doubled to right scoring Keenan Cook. The second Owl run came on John Clay Reeves sacrifice fly to rightfield which brought home Skyler Ewing.

In the eighth, ODU rallied and tied the game as Ben Slaton doubled and came home on Jordan Negrini’s RBI single.

In the 17th, Stainback singled with one out, and Keenan Cook followed with a single to put runners on the corners. Ewing then hit an 0-2 pitch to leftfield to bring home the game winner.

The Monarchs threatened in the top of the 17th. Taylor Ostrich got a two-out double and Mike Perez followed with a walk, but were left stranded.

Josh Eldridge, Ben Slaton and Jordan Negrini led ODU with two hits each. The two teams will play game two at 4:30 today. Listen to it live on Star1310 AM radio with Ted Alexander.

ODU 001 000 010 000 000 00=2-10-1
Rice 000 200 000 000 000 01=2-12-2

ODU – Alexander, (4) Sam Sinnen, Bishop (7), Gero (9), Diaz(13),Ali (17) and Perez

Rice- Fox ,T.Teykl(8),Ditman(8), Duplantier (10), McCarthy (12), Orewiler(17) and Reeves

WP- Orewiler (1-0) LP: Diaz (1-1)

SIGN UP FOR
E-MAIL UPDATES

Advertisement
Pick 5 Game Mini-Plan
Soccer Voucher Books 2014
BBall Season Tickets 2014-15
Style Guide 2014
CUSA MSOC Championships
Wrestling Voucher Books 2014-15
Tickets the Troops
ODAF Donor Spotlight
Monarch Media