Troy Silva’s grand slam home run in the first inning powered the Lewis-Clark State Warriors to a 9-3 win over visiting Washington State on Wednesday evening in a non-conference baseball game at Harris Field.
The Warriors (38-9), behind the four-hit pitching of Matt Randel (6-0) and reliever Randy Wilson, scored six runs in the first two innings, then added three insurance runs in the final two innings.
Jered Fowler hit a three-run homer for WSU, which fell to 21-32.
L-C State 9, WSU 3
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Glaze, Clifford (8) and Hairston; Randel, Wilson (9) and Wilson. W-Randel (6-0); L-Glaze (2-3).
HITS: WSURyan, Fowler, Fischer, Vigeland. LCSCRodriquez 2, Habig, Baeza, Silva, Borup 2, Jacobsen, Wilson. 2B-Fischer, Borup 2, Habig. HR-Fowler (9), Silva (8).