WASHINGTON, Pa. – The California University of Pennsylvania baseball team earned a split with nationally-ranked Seton Hill, falling 8-2 in Game 1 before claiming a 5-4 comeback victory in Game 2 during Pennsylvania State Athletic State Conference (PSAC) West action on Saturday afternoon at CONSOL Energy Park.
With the split in the opening weekend of divisional play, the Vulcans improve to 3-6 this season with a 1-1 record in league play.
Meanwhile, Seton Hill stands at 11-4 overall with a 1-1 mark in conference action.
In Game 2, the Vulcans were held scoreless until the bottom of the fourth when junior first baseman David Marcus (Whitby, Ontario/Father Leo J. Austin) and freshman right fielder Chris Wastchak hit back-to-back home runs cutting the deficit to 3-2.
Wastchak, a Peters Township graduate, finished 2-for-3 with two RBI and two runs scored.
(photo courtesy of California University of Pennsylvania)