Written By: NM State Athletic Dept.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. - The New Mexico State baseball team dropped both games of a doubleheader against Oakland on Saturday. The Aggies fell 14-11 in game one and 7-3 in game two on the day. NM State goes to 6-5 on the season, while Oakland improves to 4-3 overall.
NM State was outhit 18-10 during game one of the doubleheader. Billy Conard made the start for the Aggies but could not get out of the fourth after allowing eight runs.
The Aggies struck first as designated hitter Ryan Wagner belted a shot to straight-away center field for his third home run of the season. NM State led early 1-0 after two innings.
The lead wouldn’t last, however, as the Golden Grizzlies came back with six runs in the top half of the third off Conard. The inning started with an error by Aggie second baseman Jory Goldstrom. Six hits and a hit batsman later, NM State saw itself in a 6-1 hole. Continue Reading This Post >>