CWS Highlights: UC Irvine 3 – Texas 1


Game 1 - UCI 3 - TEX 1OMAHA, NE –  The UC Irvine Anteaters opened CWS play in Omaha with a come from behind win over the Texas Longhorns.

Texas scored first and held a 1-0 lead into the eighth inning, but the eighth was big for UCI as they racked up three runs on five hits in the inning.  Led by Taylor Sparks’ 3 for 4 hitting, including a key RBI triple, the Anteaters move into the winners bracket with the 3 – 1 win.

Kevin Kugler and John Bishop called the action from TD Ameritrade Park.

(A Zane Gurwitz RBI bunt in the 2nd inning for the lone Texas score)

(The Anteaters tie the score in the 8th on a Taylor Sparks triple)

(UCI keeps it going in the 8th with Chris Rabago’s RBI single)

(Jonathan Munoz makes it 3 – 1 in the 8th with another RBI single)

(The game ends with UCI’s Evan Brock retiring the final 7 batters)

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