Quantcast

Saturday, August 23, 2014         

 Print   Email   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

Hawaii notches first win of baseball season

By Star-Advertiser staff

POSTED:
LAST UPDATED: 01:15 a.m. HST, Feb 21, 2014



Freshman Marcus Doi had two hits, including the go-ahead RBI single in the seventh to help Hawaii rally for a 5-2 win over Albany on Thursday night for its first win of the season.

Matt Cooper (1-0) didn't allow an earned run for the second straight start, giving up five hits in seven innings with one walk and five strikeouts to earn the win.

UH trailed 2-0 when Marc Flores tripled and scored on an error in the sixth to cut the lead in half.

Hawaii tagged Albany reliever Andrew Jaurique (0-1) for three consecutive hits in the seventh. Austin Wobrock hit a one-out double and scored on a single by second baseman Juliene Jones. Jones stole second and took third on a throwing error before Doi ripped a single back up the middle to give UH its first lead.

Doi scored with two outs on Albany's third throwing error of the inning.

Kalei Hanawahine added a run in the eighth, drawing a leadoff walk and scoring on a fielder's choice by Wobrock.

Eric Gleese worked the final two innings, allowing a harmless one-out single in the ninth, to earn the save.

Junior Jarrett Arakawa (0-0, 4.50 ERA) will start Game 2 of the series for the Rainbow Warriors on Friday night at 6:35.






 Print   Email   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

IN OTHER NEWS
Breaking News
Blogs
The Green Leaf
Solar vigil

Political Radar
1,782

Island Crafters
Ya Meet the Nicest Peeps

Small Talk
Clothing swap?

Political Radar
Proceeding

The Green Leaf
Expanding a monument

Wassup Wit Dat!
Huh? – Follow Up

Political Radar
Spirit of Daniel Inouye