Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Friday, September 18, 2020  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Sports

Gaels pound Bulldogs in rubber game of WCC series

Jack Murphy hit a grand slam in the fifth inning and JC Santini, Joe Vranesh and Kevin Milam all homered in the seventh to propel the Saint Mary’s Gaels (27-18, 12-9) to a 17-3 romp over the Gonzaga Bulldogs (25-19, 16-8) in West Coast Conference baseball action on Sunday at the Patterson Baseball Complex.

In losing the rubber game of the three-game series, the Bulldogs dropped a half-game behind idle BYU (15-6) in the race for the WCC title.

Brett Harris had two hits and knocked in a run for Gonzaga. Austin Pinorini added an RBI double.

Gonzaga will host Washington State in a nonconference game on Monday at 6 p.m. The game will be broadcast on SWX.

The Bulldogs host the Lamar Cardinals for a three-game nonconference series next weekend. Gonzaga will travel to Eugene to play a nonconference game against the Oregon Ducks on May 14 before closing out the WCC regular with a three-game series against the third-place Loyola Marymount Lions (14-10) in Los Angeles on May 17-19.

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper

Local journalism is essential.

The journalists of The Spokesman-Review are a part of the community. They live here. They work here. They care. You can help keep local journalism strong right now with your contribution. Thank you.

Subscribe to the sports newsletter

Get the day’s top sports headlines and breaking news delivered to your inbox by subscribing here.


4 favorite Gonzaga basketball teams

The basketball court at the McCarthey Athletic Center is photographed before an NCAA college basketball game between Gonzaga and BYU, Feb. 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Young Kwak) (Young Kwak / AP Photo)
Sponsored

While we look ahead to future seasons of Gonzaga Bulldog basketball , it’s fun to look at highlights from past years.