GRAND PRAIRIE, TX: Seven runs in the third inning led Arlington Baptist University Patriots past Lincoln Christian University 12-2 on Saturday to complete a 4 game sweep over the Red Lions. ABU’s big bats were led by Ivan Rios, Kailen Glover, Stephen Webb, Jared McKinney, and Justan Bailey, who all drove in runs.
Arlington Baptist University Patriots opened up scoring in the first inning, when James Duvall grounded out, scoring one run.
The Patriots scored seven runs in the third inning. ABU Patriots’ batters contributing to the big inning included Rios, Glover, Webb, McKinney, and Bailey, who each had RBIs in the inning.
Lyric Walker earned the win for Arlington Baptist University. He surrendered one run on one hit over six innings, striking out four. Kaine Yeakle threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Arlington Baptist University Patriots collected 13 hits. Webb, Bailey, Glover, and Duvall all managed multiple hits for ABU. Webb went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Arlington Baptist University Patriots Varsity in hits. Arlington Baptist University Patriots didn’t commit a single error in the field. Ryan Sloma had the most chances in the field with five behind the dish for ABU.