Gold Evens Series At 2-2 With 8-0 Shutout

Oct. 6, 2003

The Gold squad, behind a combined six-hit shutout, tied the Washington baseball FallWorld Series at two games apiece with an 8-0 win over the Purple team Sunday evening atHusky Ballpark. The Fall World Series is a set of seven games that close out the Huskies'fall practice season.

The Gold team got four shutout innings from junior lefty Joel Villalobos and three morefrom freshman righty Jordan Ponzoha in the seven-inning game. Villalobos allowed fivehits, walked two and fanned four for the win while Ponzoha gave up only one hit and twowalks while striking out three.

The Gold got a homer and two hits from freshman Tyler Mach, a homer and a double fromjunior Kyle Larsen and a pair of doubles from redshirt freshman Matt Tucker. They openedthe scoring in the first inning when catcher Ben Johnson doubled, moved to third on a wildpitch and scored on a sacrifice fly from Brent Lillibridge.

In the second, after Larsen led off with a long home run to right, Tucker doubled andscored on a Brett Kilborn single to make it 3-0. After Mach's homer in the fourth made it 4-0, the winners scored four in the sixth, including two on RBI doubles from Larsen andTucker.

Sophomore Zach Clem went 3-for-3 with two doubles for the Purple team whilesophomore Nick Burnham had two more of his team's six hits. Freshman rightyRichie Lentz allowed four runs over four innings to suffer the loss.

The series continues with game five Monday evening at 7:00 p.m.

Fall World Series Game FourOctober 5, 2003, Husky Ballpark

Purple Team AB R H BIIsaacson, 2b 1 0 0 0Burnham, cf 3 0 2 0Hathaway, c 4 0 0 0Batkoski, 3b 3 0 1 0Clem, lf 3 0 3 0Rindal, 1b 2 0 0 0Bauer, ss 2 0 0 0Showers, dh 2 0 0 0Sixkiller, rf 1 0 0 0 Jiles, rf 2 0 0 0Totals 23 0 6 0

Gold Team AB R H BIT. Johnson, cf 4 0 1 1B. Johnson, c 4 1 1 1Lillibridge, ss 2 0 1 1Lane, dh 2 1 1 0 Kuehl, dh 1 0 0 0Mach, 3b 3 2 2 1Larsen, 1b 3 2 2 2Tucker, 3b 2 2 2 2Kilborn, lf 2 0 1 0 J. Campbell, lf 1 0 0 0Warner, rf 2 0 0 0Totals 28 8 11 8

Purple 000 000 0 -- 0 6 0Gold 207 301 0 -- 8 11 0

2B - Clem 2, B. Johnson, Larsen, Tucker 2.HR - Mach, Larsen.

Purple Team IP H R ER BB SOLentz (L) 4.0 6 4 4 2 5Dowling 2.0 5 4 4 1 1

Gold Team IP H R ER BB SOVillalobos (W)4.0 5 0 0 2 4Ponzoha (S) 3.0 1 0 0 2 3

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