Nicholson Holds Husky Offense To One Run
May 5, 2001
SEATTLE - Oregon State ace Scott Nicholson held the Washington baseball team to only one run onseven hits in a complete game, leading the Beavers to a 9-1 win over the Huskies in a Pac-10 game Saturday at Husky Ballpark.
Nicholson improved to 10-2 on the year with his ninth complete game. He walked only onewhile striking out four. OSU improved to 29-19 overall and 9-9 in the Pac-10 with the winwhile Washington dropped to 26-16 and 6-11.
In the first, Nicholson allowed his lone run as UW third baseman Michael Done singledhome Jay Garthwaite to give the Huskies a short-lived lead. In the top of the second, OSUwent on top for good when Chris Biles drove in a pair of runs with a two-out single.
Biles finished the day 3-for-5 with four RBI as he drove in another pair of runs in theseventh with a single. Catcher Bryan Ingram also went 3-for-5 for the Beavers, scoringthree times and driving in one. Second baseman Zach Gordon hit the only home run of thegame, a solo shot in the ninth.
The two teams will hook up for the rubber match Sunday at 1:00 p.m. at Husky Ballpark.
LINESCOREPac-10 Conference GameOregon State 9, Washington 1Oregon St. 021 101 301 -- 9 13 0Washington 100 000 000 -- 1 7 0Scott Nicholson and Bryan Ingram. Sean White, Mike Bomar (3), Randy Vanderplow (7),Brian Carter (9), Greg Colburn (9) and Jefferson Thiel. W - Nicholson (10-2). L - White(3-2). 2B - OSU, Curtis Davis, Ingram, Andy Jarvis, UW, Bryan Johnson, Tila Reynolds.HR - OSU, Zach Gordon (3). T - 3:19. A - 490.