March 24, 2004
LA JOLLA, Calif. - UC San Diego (21-11) scored nine runs in the first four innings en route to a 10-2 win over Air Force in a non-conference baseball game at Triton Baseball Field. The Falcons, who used a season-high seven pitchers in a game, fall to 5-19 on the season.
Tritons' starter Justin Allred improved to 3-2 on the season allowing one run on three hits in five innings pitched. Falcons' starter Jeff Tetrault fell to 1-2 on the season, allowing seven runs in three innings of work.
UCSD got to work early, taking a 6-0 lead after two innings. The Tritons scored two runs in the first and four in thesecond.
Air Force scored its second run in the sixth as Salazer grounded into a bases loaded double play that scored Dale Kasel--who doubled to lead off the inning--from third to make it a 9-2 game.
UCSD had 10 hits on the day, with Ryan Langone, Joel Clark and Josh Saunders each getting two hits.
Air Force returns to action Friday (March 26) at UNLV, in Las Vegas, Nevada, taking on the Rebels at 6:30 p.m. (PST) at Earl E. Wilson Stadium.
Game notes: Three Falcons hit by a pitch... 13 pitchers used between UCSD and AFA.