The Austin College baseball team fell twice to Centenary College on Saturday, falling 14-5 in game one and 8-1 in game two to bring the team's record to 4-28 overall this season. The 'Roos are also now 2-16 in Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference play with the two losses.
In game one, Austin College fell behind 1-0 after two before Jacob Miller's RBI single tied things up in the third. The 'Roos plated three in the fourth, with Jeremy Halford scoring on a wild pitch, Marcos Molina scoring on an RBI base hit by Hunter Wilson, and Dylan Day scoring on a single by Gus Daniel.
However, Centenary exploded for 13 runs in the bottom of the fourth, collecting 13 hits in the inning to take a 14-4 lead. Austin College would a run on an RBI single by James Arguello in the sixth to make it 14-5 but that would be the final run scored in the game.
In game two, Centenary jumped out to a 2-0 lead after plating a pair in the fourth, and after Day drove in Halford in the fifth to make it 2-1, the Gents plated two more in the bottom half of the inning to make it a 4-1 game. Centenary added two more in the seventh and two in the eight to make it an 8-1 final.
Brett Moody absorbed the loss for Austin College, giving up six runs, five earned, on eight hits in 7.0 innings of work. Five players had a hit for the 'Roos in teh loss.