Saturday’s game against Oregon was a heartbreaker for Idaho, as they lost the lead late in a 5-4 defeat. The game was tied at three with Idaho batting in the bottom of the fifth when Gavin Price induced Tyler Voorhees to hit into a fielder’s choice, but one run scored.
Idaho lost despite out-hitting Oregon nine to five.
Idaho fired up the offense in the first inning. Idaho scored one run on a stolen base.
Oregon evened things up at four in the top of the sixth inning. Oregon scored one run on a stolen base.
Oregon scored three runs in the fourth inning. The offensive firepower by Oregon was led by Sullivan Puckett, Aedan Saele, and Henry Mhoon, all driving in runs in the inning.
Gavin took the win for Oregon. He surrendered two runs on four hits over four and a third innings, striking out five and walking one.
Zachary Bell took the loss for Idaho. He allowed three hits and two runs over two and two-thirds innings.
Cason Miller started the game for Idaho. He surrendered three runs on two hits over three and a third innings, striking out six Avery Lohrman started the game for Oregon. He lasted one and two-thirds innings, allowing five hits and two runs while striking out two and walking zero.
Idaho collected nine hits. Lars Bazler and Travis Usdrowski all had multiple hits for Idaho. Travis and Lars each managed two hits to lead Idaho.
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