Michael Sandle hit two house runs, and No. 3 regional seed South Alabama superior to the Gainesville Regional remaining, eliminating second-seeded Miami 7-2
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Michael Sandle hit two house runs within the early recreation Sunday, and No. 3 regional seed South Alabama superior to the Gainesville Regional remaining, eliminating second-seeded Miami 7-2.
The Jaguars (35-21) face elimination once they play fourth-seeded South Florida later Sunday night time with the chance to power a Monday rematch.
JoJo Booker (8-0) allowed 4 hits and two runs in 5 1/3 innings to get the win and Tyler Samaniego struck out three in two hitless innings for his seventh save of the season.
Richard Sorrenti and Kaleb DeLaTorre every had house runs for South Alabama, which constructed a 4-0 lead within the third inning and added three runs within the eighth.
Starter Jake Garland (6-4) acquired the loss for the Hurricanes (33-21). Alex Toral and Yohandy Morales hit house runs.
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