February 2016, Sports

Saint Augustine’s University falls to Barton in baseball

WILSON, N.C. – The trio of Keywan Morgan (Fr./LaGrange, NC), Corey Brassington (Jr./Raleigh, NC) and Carey Cheek (Sr./Baltimore, MD) each recorded an RBI for Saint Augustine’s University in a 10-3 baseball loss to Barton College at Nixon Field on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016.

The Falcons scored all three runs in the seventh inning. Morgan scored Charles Lyons (So./Rockingham, NC) on a single, Brassington singled in Ricky Martin (Sr./Raleigh, NC) and Cheek scored Morgan on an RBI groundout.
The Falcons collected five hits while Barton (8-1 overall) finished with nine hits. Johnathan Sierra hit a double and Lyons had two stolen bases for the Falcons. Andrew Webster had three RBIs while Hunter Pearre and Jacob Willis each had two RBIs for Barton.
The Falcons (1-9 overall) return home this weekend for a four-game series against the University of Virginia-Wise. The first doubleheader will be held at Lions Park in Raleigh, N.C., on Saturday, Feb. 27, at 1 p.m. and approximately 3 p.m.
— Office of Sports Information