LSU vs Rice (June 7)



Box score (NCAA)

                               2002 LSU Baseball
                               #8 LSU at #2 Rice
                       June 7 at Houston (Reckling Park)

LSU 0 (44-21)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB  Avg.
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J.C. Holt 2b.............  3  0  0  0   1  2  2  3   0  .353
Aaron Hill ss............  4  0  0  0   0  0  1  6   0  .335
Wally Pontiff 3b.........  4  0  0  0   0  0  0  3   1  .336
Sean Barker rf...........  3  0  1  0   0  2  0  0   0  .383
Matt Heath lf............  3  0  0  0   0  2  1  0   1  .294
Blake Gill 1b............  3  0  1  0   0  2 11  1   0  .292
Jon Zeringue dh..........  3  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   1  .255
David Raymer cf..........  3  0  0  0   0  2  4  0   0  .265
Chris Phillips c.........  3  0  1  0   0  0  4  0   0  .349
 Darren Welch c..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  0   0  .118
Lane Mestepey p..........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  3   0     -
 Clay Harris p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  0   0  .221
Totals................... 29  0  3  0   1 10 24 16   3

Rice 6 (51-12)

Player                    AB  R  H RBI BB SO PO  A LOB  Avg.
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Chris Kolkhorst lf.......  3  0  1  0   0  2  3  0   0  .347
A.J. Porfirio cf.........  4  0  0  0   0  1  0  0   1  .317
Eric Arnold 2b...........  4  1  2  1   0  0  1  3   1  .331
Vincent Sinisi 1b........  4  1  1  1   0  0  9  0   0  .435
Hunter Brown 3b..........  4  1  1  1   0  0  1  2   0  .293
Enrique Cruz dh..........  4  0  1  1   0  0  0  0   0  .232
Paul Janish ss...........  3  1  0  0   0  0  1  4   1  .312
Austin Davis rf..........  3  1  2  0   0  0  2  0   0  .362
Justin Ruchti c..........  2  1  1  1   0  0 10  0   0  .253
Steven Herce p...........  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  1   0     -
Totals................... 31  6  9  5   0  3 27 10   3

Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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LSU................. 000 000 000 -  0  3  2
Rice................ 006 000 00X -  6  9  0
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E - Hill, A.(22); Pontiff(17). DP - LSU 1; Rice 1. LOB - LSU 3; Rice 3. 2B -
Arnold(18); Brown(18); Davis(10). 3B - Cruz(2). SH - Kolkhorst(3);
Ruchti(4). CS - Brown(5).

LSU                    IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP   ERA
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Lane Mestepey.......  7.0  9  6  1  0  3 28 30 101  2.59
Clay Harris.........  1.0  0  0  0  0  0  3  3  10  4.15

Rice                   IP  H  R ER BB SO AB BF  NP   ERA
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Steven Herce........  9.0  3  0  0  1 10 29 30 111  2.82

Win - Herce (13-2).  Loss - Mestepey (11-5).  Save - None.
WP - Mestepey(4). Inherited runners/scored: None. Pitches/strikes: Mestepey
101/66; Harris 10/7; Herce 111/73.
Umpires - HP: Nick Zibelli  1B: Kelly Nutt  2B: Ron Sebastian  3B: Dave Buck
Start: 7:05   Time: 2:02   Attendance: 4615
Game notes:
Game delayed at 7:38, restarted at 7:57 after a 19-minute rain delay.
Game: LS607


Play-by-Play

                               2002 LSU Baseball
                        #8 LSU at #2 Rice - Play-by-Play
                       June 7 at Houston (Reckling Park)


Score by Innings                    R  H  E
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LSU................. 000 000 000 -  0  3  2
Rice................ 006 000 00X -  6  9  0
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LSU starters: 1/2b Holt; 5/ss Hill, A.; 31/3b Pontiff; 36/rf Barker; 6/lf Heath;
3/1b Gill; 16/dh Zeringue; 2/cf Raymer; 8/c Phillips; 46/p Mestepey;
Rice starters: 7/lf Kolkhorst; 22/cf Porfirio; 23/2b Arnold; 27/1b Sinisi; 10/3b
Brown; 13/dh Cruz; 11/ss Janish; 9/rf Davis; 32/c Ruchti; 34/p Herce;

LSU 1st - Holt struck out swinging (1-2). Hill, A. fouled out to 1b (3-2).
Pontiff grounded out to p (1-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Rice 1st - Kolkhorst struck out looking (3-2). Porfirio popped up to cf
(0-0). Arnold grounded out to p (2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 2nd - Barker struck out swinging (0-2). Heath grounded out to 2b (0-1).
Gill singled to left center (1-0). Zeringue reached on a fielder's choice (1-2);
Gill out at second ss to 2b. 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Rice 2nd - Sinisi grounded out to 2b (3-2). Brown reached on a throwing error
by ss, advanced to second (3-2). Brown out at second p to ss to 3b to 2b, caught
stealing. Cruz flied out to cf (2-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB.

LSU 3rd - Raymer struck out looking (2-2). Phillips grounded out to ss (0-1).
Holt flied out to lf (1-1). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Rice 3rd - Janish reached on a throwing error by 3b (1-2). Davis doubled to
center field (0-0); Janish advanced to third. Davis advanced to third on a wild
pitch; Janish scored, unearned. Ruchti singled through the left side, RBI (2-1);
Davis scored. Kolkhorst grounded out to 3b, SAC, bunt (0-0); Ruchti advanced to
second. Porfirio flied out to cf (0-0). Arnold doubled to left center, RBI (2-2);
Ruchti scored, unearned. Sinisi singled through the right side, RBI, advanced to
second on the throw (0-1); Arnold scored, unearned. Brown doubled to left field, RBI
(0-0); Sinisi scored, unearned. Cruz tripled to center field, RBI (2-0); Brown
scored, unearned. Janish grounded out to ss (0-0). 6 runs, 6 hits, 1 error, 1
LOB.

LSU 4th - Hill, A. flied out to lf (2-2). Pontiff flied out to lf (1-0).
Barker singled through the left side (1-1). Heath struck out swinging (2-2). 0
runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Rice 4th - Davis singled to center field (2-1). Ruchti grounded out to p,
SAC, bunt (1-0); Davis advanced to second. Kolkhorst struck out swinging (1-2).
Porfirio struck out swinging (1-2). 0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 5th - Gill struck out swinging (0-2). Zeringue grounded out to ss (1-1).
Raymer fouled out to 3b (1-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Rice 5th - Arnold singled to catcher, bunt (0-0). Sinisi grounded into double
play ss to 2b to 1b (2-1); Arnold out on the play. Brown lined out to ss (0-0). 0
runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 6th - Phillips singled to center field (1-1). Holt struck out swinging
(3-2). Hill, A. flied out to rf (3-1). Pontiff grounded out to 2b (2-1). 0 runs,
1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

Rice 6th - Cruz grounded out to 3b (0-0). Janish grounded out to ss (2-1).
Davis flied out to lf (1-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 7th - Barker struck out swinging (1-2). Heath struck out swinging (3-2).
Gill struck out swinging (0-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Rice 7th - Ruchti grounded out to ss (1-1). Kolkhorst singled up the middle
(3-1). Porfirio fouled out to c (1-1). Arnold flied out to cf (0-2). 0 runs, 1
hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB.

LSU 8th - Zeringue grounded out to 3b (0-1). Raymer struck out swinging
(1-2). Phillips grounded out to 3b (1-2). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

Rice 8th - Welch to c for Phillips. Harris to p for Mestepey. Sinisi out at
first 1b to p (2-2). Brown grounded out to ss (0-1). Cruz grounded out to 2b (1-1).
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB.

LSU 9th - Holt walked (3-2). Hill, A. grounded into double play 2b to ss to
1b (1-2); Holt out on the play. Pontiff lined out to rf (0-0). 0 runs, 0 hits, 0
errors, 0 LOB.