The Samford baseball team completed the sweep of its three-game series with Arkansas-Pine Bluff with a 17-9 win over the Golden Lions Sunday afternoon at Joe Lee Griffin Field.
"This was a good day for us, offensively," Samford head coach Casey Dunn said. "It was a good job of swinging the bats, and we played sound defensively as well."
Samford was led at the plate by C.K. Irby, going 3-for-5 with a double and three RBI, while Phillip Ervin went 3-for-5 with a double and two RBI. Christiaan Durdaller, Caleb Bryson and Damon Waller each homered in the game for the Bulldogs.
Charles Terry (1-0) pitched 3.0 innings in relief, giving up two runs on five hits to earn the win on the mound for Samford. Cole Limbaugh, Patrick McGavin and Arthur Strauss also saw time on the mound for Samford.
Arkansas-Pine Bluff was led at the plate by Mike Wieland, going 2-for-5 with a double and four RBI. Isias Alcantar went 3-for-5 with an RBI, while Dylan Calhoun drove in two runs in a 1-for-3 performance.
Andrew Buehler (0-1) tossed a third of an inning in relief, allowing five runs on three hits to take the loss for the Golden Lions. Buehler was one of nine pitchers used in the game by Arkansas-Pine Bluff.
COURTESY: Samford Media Relations
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