GCAC Tournament Day 2 summary
May 05, 2006
Shreveport, LA---Day 2 at the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Tournament said goodbye to three outstanding Loyola Wolfpack seniors, Trey Fury, David Lauricella, and Bryan McCaulley, as the Belhaven College Blazers eliminated the Wolfpack with a 13-6 victory.
The matinee match-up saw the University of Mobile Rams stave off elimination with a 15-5 victory of the Spring Hill College Badgers. The Rams were led by a complete game pitching performance by Jason Ragan, and a 4-5 effort at the plate by senior first baseman Lance Howard.
The night cap between the LSUS Pilots and the William Carey College Crusaders proved to be an exciting conclusion to an already action packed day. The Pilots pushed across nine runs in the top of the 1st inning which was highlighted by a Dusty Maddox grand slam. The two teams exchanged words and bean balls throughout the contest resulting in nine ejections before the Pilots took an 11-2 victory.
Friday’s contests will feature the Crusaders and the Badgers squaring off in elimination match beginning at 12:00pm, with the winner advancing to take on the Pilots at 7:00pm.
The 3:30 game will feature the Blazers taking on the Rams in the second elimination game of the day.
Catch all the action live at www.gcactournament.com (http://www.gcactournament.com/).