JSU baseball: Gamecocks lose Sunday series finale to Morehead State

Mark Edwards, The Anniston Star, Ala.
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Apr. 25—Jacksonville State lost the final contest of a three-game set to Morehead State 6-3 at home Sunday afternoon.

Morehead State (20-15, 10-5 Ohio Valley Conference) took two of three from JSU (19-20, 9-9), which fell to fifth place in the league standings.

Morehead scored once in the top of the second inning, three times in the third and once in the fourth for a 5-0 lead.

JSU got a run in the bottom of the fourth on Carson Crowe's homer. The Gamecocks added two more runs in the bottom of the ninth when Jaylyn Williams slugged a two-run homer following Alex Webb's single.

Four to know

—Williams finished 2-for-3 with two RBIs, and his batting average is up to .323.

—Webb, Crowe and Alex Carignan each went 2-for-4.

—Cole Frederick was 0-for-3 with two walks.

—Colin Casey started and worked 2 1/3 innings, allowing three earned runs. Jackson Tavel pitched two innings and allowed an earned run. Isaiah Magwood worked the final 4 2/3 innings, struck out four and allowed one walk, four hits and one run, which was earned.

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