Colleges

Campbell Baseball Tops Hartford 9-2

Posted February 22, 2013

Campbell Logo

— Michael Felton and Elijah Trail each drove in two while Ryan Mattes notched his second win of the season as Campbell downed Hartford 9-2 in the series opener Thursday at Jim Perry Stadium.

Campbell improves to 3-1 on the season, while Hartford dips to 0-1.

Felton and Trail both went 1-for-4 at the plate with two RBI, while Trail, a junior from Bakersfield, Calif. also scored a run. Ben McQuown added a pair of hits and an RBI and scored a pair of runs.

Nick Ray, Ben Fish and Aaron Vogt also recorded RBI, with Ray posting a 3-for-5 night. Vogt scored three runs for the Camels in the win.

Mattes (2-0), a senior from Virginia Beach, N.C., pitched 7.0 innings with three hits, two runs, both earned, with three walks and a career-high seven strikeouts. Junior righty Ryan Thompson picked up his second save, going 2.0 innings with a hit allowed and three strikeouts.

After Hartford scored two in the top of the second on a Ryan Lukach two-run homer down the right field line, the Camels answered with Vogt and Felton RBI hits in the home half of the inning.

In the sixth, Campbell picked up another pair, starting with a Ben McQuown RBI double that scored Vogt. The junior then stole third and scored on an error to give the Camels a 4-2 lead.

Ben Fish’s sacrifice fly added another CU tally in the seventh.

Campbell added four runs in the eighth, starting with a Felton RBI groundout. Trail then doubled to score Graham and McQuown, and Ray topped off the Camel scoring with a RBI single through the right side, plating Trail.

Brian Hunter (0-1) took the loss, scattering four runs, one earned, on four hits with five walks and a strikeout. Brian Murphy pitched 2.2 innings in relief, allowing five runs, four earned on five hits.

The Harford series, titled the Campbell Invitational, is scheduled to continue on Friday at 3 p.m. and resume on Saturday with a 1 p.m. doubleheader. If needed to complete the four scheduled games, the series will close on Sunday at 1 p.m.

Following the Hartford series, Campbell will head to Durham, N.C. on Wednesday, Feb. 27, taking on Duke.

Comments

Please with your WRAL.com account to comment on this story. You also will need a Facebook account to comment.

Oldest First
View all
  • Golf: U.S. Senior Open

    Saturday at 1:00 pm on FOX50

  • US Swimming National Championships

    Saturday at 1:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • Women’s PGA Championship

    Saturday at 3:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • MLB: NY Yankees at Houston

    Saturday at 7:00 pm on FOX50

  • NASCAR: Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

    Saturday at 8:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • Golf: U.S. Senior Open

    Sunday at 1:00 pm on FOX50

  • US Swimming National Championships

    Sunday at 1:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • Women’s PGA Championship

    Sunday at 3:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • College World Series: LSU v. Florida

    Tomorrow at 8:00 pm on 99.9 The Fan

  • College World Series: LSU v. Florida (If necessary

    Wednesday at 8:00 pm on 99.9 The Fan

  • MLB: Washington at St. Louis

    Saturday at 7:00 pm on 99.9 The Fan

Travelers Champ (PGA)
PosNameScoreThru
1J. Spieth - z-12F
2D. Berger - y-12F
3tC. Hoffman-10F
3tD. Lee-10F
5tP. Reed-9F
5tP. Casey-9F
5tB. Weekley-9F
8tK. Streelman-8F
8tT. Merritt-8F
8tW. Simpson-8F
View Full Leaderboard
z = Won in Playoff   y = Lost in Playoff
 
NW Ark Champ (LPGA)
PosNameScoreThru
1S. Ryu-18F
2tA. Yang-16F
2tM. Jutanugarn-16F
4tM. Wie-13F
4tS. Lewis-13F
6tM. Lee-12F
6tI. Park-12F
8tN. Broch Larsen-11F
8tM. Alex-11F
10tM. Harigae-10F
View Full Leaderboard
 
ATP Scoreboard
Monday, Jun. 26
AEGON International (ATP/WTA)
First Round
(8) D. Schwartzma65 6 5   
J. Donaldson77 3 7   
D. Young6 3 6   
K. Edmund4 6 3   
T. Bellucci3 1    
K. Anderson6 6    
J. Vesely3 4    
V. Pospisil6 6    
N. Mahut4 64    
R. Haase6 77    
N. Gombos63 3    
B. Tomic77 6    
C. Norrie6 77    
H. Zeballos4 64    
 
Antalya Open (ATP)
First Round
Y. Sugita6 6    
M. Ebden1 3    
R. Dutra Silv3 4    
R. Ramanathan6 6    
J. Sousa62 2    
R. Albot77 6    
N. Basilashvi2 1    
M. Baghdatis6 6    
C. Ilkel6 3 67   
M. Safwat4 6 79   
(6) V. Troicki6 2 4   
C. Berlocq3 6 6   
 
WTA Scoreboard
Monday, Jun. 26
AEGON International (ATP/WTA)
First Round
C. McHale3 0    
Y. Duan6 4    
N. Broady2 79 1   
K. Pliskova6 67 6   
S. Cirstea6 6    
K. Siniakova3 2    
S. Hsieh6 3 3   
V. Cepede Roy4 6 6   
N. Osaka6 6    
R. Ozaki0 1    
E. Bouchard3 6 2   
B. Strycova6 3 6   
K. Kucova4 2    
L. Davis6 6    
S. Zhang6 6    
V. Lepchenko2 1    
F. Schiavone3 4    
S. Peng6 6    
Second Round
(3) K. Pliskova6 6    
A. Riske4 3    
(4) D. Cibulkova5 4    
H. Watson7 6    
(14) A. Pavlyuchen3 6 6   
E. Mertens6 4 1   
(16) D. Gavrilova6 2 3   
L. Arruabarre2 6 6   
(10) J. Ostapenko6 0 6   
C. Suarez Nav3 6 4