Falcon Baseball Drops 10-2 Game At UC San Diego

    Geno Salazar
    Geno Salazar

    March 24, 2004

    Box Score

    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.

    The Falcons got on the scoreboard in the fourth inning, as Geno Salazar's single to left field knocked in Travis Fugler to make it a 7-1 ballgame.

    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.

    The Falcons had four base hits on the day, committing four errors. Travis Fugler and Karl Bolt also had base hits for AFA.

    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.

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