Houston Cougars walked if off in the 11th 3-2 win over Texas yesterday. Houston would get a run in the 2nd on a RBI single off the bat of Kyle Lovelace. It was 1-0 until the top of the 5th Eric Kennedy started it with a double then Austin Todd hits a RBI single to tied it up at 1 then top of the of the 6th Trey Faltine scores on a great execute squeeze play from Eric Kennedy. Bottom of the 7th Cougars had runners on at the corners Tanner Witt got out of the jam with a pop out then the Cougars had bases loaded in the 8th Tanner Witt got a big strikeout to end the inning. Texas couldn’t get anything going in the 9th,10th and 11th innings. Bottom of the 11th Tyler Bielamowicz hits the walk off of home run off of Aaron Nixon.
Tristan Stevens started for Texas went 5.2 innings allowed 3 hits giving up 2 run both runs were earned walking 2 and striking out 4. Stevens had retired 12 straight batters before giving up a double in the 6th. Palmer Wentzel came in relief in the 6th gives up a RBI triple. Tanner Witt goes 2.1 innings gives up 2 hits allowed no runs but ended up walking 2 batters and strikeouts out 1. Aaron Nixon went 2.1 innings giving up 3 hits allowed one run walking none and striking out 5.
Eric Kennedy went 3-4 with a RBI and a double, Douglas Hodo went 2-5, Trey Faltine went 2-5 with 2 doubles , Mike Antcio 1-4, Austin Todd 1-5 with a RBI.
Series finale in Houston starts at 1 today.