Baseball Travels to Washington for Final Road Trip
Game 45-47: Utah (15-29, 5-19) at Washington (17-27, 3-18)
Friday, May 21-Sunday, May 23
7 p.m. | 4 p.m. | 1 p.m. (All times Mountain Time)
Husky Ballpark | Seattle, Wash.
Utah baseball heads to Seattle for its final road Pac-12 series of the season against the Washington Huskies.
Washington has lost nine in a row and has a record of 17-27 overall and is 3-18 in Pac-12 play.
Utah got a win in its midweek contest against BYU moving its record to 15-29. The Utes are 5-19 in Pac-12 play.
All three games will be aired on Pac-12 Network.
SEASON WIN OVER THE COUGARS
Utah got the season series win over BYU on Tuesday with an 11-5 win for them go to 3-1 this season against the Cougars.
The final matchup was all about the bats as Utah hit three home runs on their way to scoring 11 runs in Provo. Christopher Rowan, Jr. hit a three-run bomb in the first inning and Matt Richardson and Kai Roberts went back-to-back in the fourth.
Earlier in the season, Utah's pitchers locked down the BYU bats. The pitchers held a 2.00 ERA against BYU in the first two games. The five on the mound combined to only give up four runs on 12 hits. They struck out 20 and only walked nine.
Justin Kelly and Kyle Robeniol started in each game and both went a combined 12.2 innings and only gave up two earned runs. Kelly punched out six and Robeniol had a season high eight.
Out of the bullpen, Randon Hostert pitched the final three innings in the second game against and struck out six batters while only giving up three hits and one run.
ROWAN BRINGS THE POWER
Christopher Rowan, Jr. leads the team with eight home runs on the season after hitting a three-run bomb in the first inning against BYU.
Possibly the biggest homer of the season came against Arizona State. He hit his fifth home run of the season to tie the game in the ninth inning. With a runner on and trailing by two runs, he jumped on the first pitch hitting it out dead center to tie the game at six.
Against Dixie State earlier in the season, he knocked two home runs and had four RBI. With his three runs scored, he had a hand in seven of the team's 16 runs against the Trailblazers.
His other two home runs have come as a pinch hitter.
Utah will finish out the regular season at Lindquist Field in Ogden, Utah against the USC Trojans beginning on Thursday, May 27.