Kats Drop Series Finale To Corpus Christi

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HUNTSVILLE -- Jason Graham and Jon Kourie hit solo home runs in the first and seventh innings, respectively, to pace Texas A&M-Corpus Christi to a 2-0 victory over Sam Houston State in the final contest of a three-game Southland Conference baseball series Sunday at Don Sanders Stadium.

Sam Houston State (18-9, SLC 4-2) took the series with victories on Friday and Saturday. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (15-13, SLC 2-4) got outstanding pitching from starter and game winner Matt Wilson (5-2) and reliever Trey Maldonado, who picked up the save. The pair limit Sam Houston State to five hits and struck out eight Bearkats.

The Bearkats left 10 men on base. Keith Stein went 2-for-4 and Jeremy
Holzbach, Heath Pugh, and Nick Zaleski each had a hit. Tim Gray (2-2) was the loser, giving up five hits and two walks while striking out four in seven innings.

LINE SCORE

TXA&M-Corpus Christi 2, Sam Houston State 0 (Mar 25, 2007 at Huntsville, TX)
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TXA&M-Corpus Christi 100 000 100 - 2 5 0 (15-13, 2-4 SLC)
Sam Houston State... 000 000 000 - 0 5 0 (18-9, 4-2 SLC)
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Pitchers: TXA&M-Corpus Christi - Wilson, M.; Maldonado, T(7). Sam Houston
State - Gray;
Prihoda(8).
Win-Wilson, M.(5-2) Save-Maldonado, T Loss-Gray(2-2) T-2:22 A-220
HR TAMUCC - Graham, J.; Kourie, J..