Junior infielder Sean Murrell had a RBI double in Sunday's loss at Louisiana
April 21, 2013
Lafayette, La. - The University of Louisiana opened by scoring six first-inning runs and captured the Sun Belt Conference series against the Florida Atlantic University baseball team with a commanding 12-2 victory in seven innings on Sunday, April 21 at Tigue Moore Field.
Louisiana (27-13, 10-8 SBC) got a grand slam by Seth Harrison to start the big first inning. Dylan Butler followed with a double to plate Caleb Adams and a sacrifice fly by Joe Robbins capped the strong start.
The Ragin' Cajuns added two more runs in the second inning and Butler hit a two-run home run in the fourth inning to give Louisiana a 10-0 advantage.
FAU (26-14, 11-7 SBC) scored its first run in the fifth inning on a RBI ground out by sophomore shortstop Mitch Morales.
Louisiana's Cody Boutte struck out six batters in tossing a complete game. The left hander improved to 6-2 on the season.
The Owls returns to the diamond on Wednesday, April 24 at 6 p.m. when they battle the University of Miami in Coral Gables. Live audio and statistics of the game will be available at www.fausports.com.
Single-game tickets for all home games can be purchased by contacting the FAU Ticket Office at 1-866-FAU-OWLS.