Southern Baseball drops heartbreaker to Arkansas PIne-Bluff, 10-9
BATON ROUGE - Southern drops game one of their SWAC series with Arkansas Pine Bluff, 10-9.
The Jags held a 9-8 lead over the Golden Lions entering the top of the 9th inning, but UAPB's Julian Jones hit a 2-run home run to give the Golden Lions the lead for good.
Southern led by as much as 9-3, thanks to infielder Marcus Hodge 4 RBI performance. Second Baseman Philip Williams contributed 3 RBI, while catcher Jose De La Torre added 2 RBI.
Southern will conclude the series with a doubleheader Saturday. Game 1 of the doubleheader is set to begin at noon, with the second game to follow around 3:30.