Baseball Defeats Loyola Marymount, 8-4
April 16, 2002
LOS ANGELES - Freshman All-America candidate Joey Metropoulos hit a two-run homer to left to snap a 3-3 tie Tuesday and the USC Trojans recorded an 8-4 non-conference win against the Loyola Marymount Lions at Dedeaux Field.
USC improves to 21-16 overall while Loyola Marymount falls to 16-22 on the season.
Cory Campos (2-1) went five innings, allowing one run on two hits, to get the win for the Trojans. Campos struck out the side in the ninth.
The Trojans will travel to Washington State for a Pac-10 Conference series beginning on Friday (April 19) at 6 p.m. with 1 p.m. start times on Saturday (April 20) and Sunday (April 21). All three games will be broadcast live on www.usctrojans.com.
LMU 101-010-100 - 4-9-3USC 003-021-02x - 8-9-1
WP - Campos (2-1) LP - Huddy (3-5)Sarver, Huddy (4), Lovato (6), Waite (8) and Higashi, Hendricks (8).Williams, Campos (5) and Bonovich.T - 3:01 ATT - 326
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