Area Teams Go 4-4 in NCAA Regionals

Posted on: 11:25 pm, June 1, 2013, by

SEC Sports

Mississippi State, Ole Miss, Arkansas and Vanderbilt all won their NCAA Regional games on Saturday…staying alive on the Road to Omaha.

Raleigh, NC– Austin Anderson went 4-for-5 as Ole Miss scored two in the 7th and 4 more in the 8th of an 8-4 over Binghamton in an elimination game.  The Rebels get a rematch with William and Mary in another elimination game.

Manhattan, KS– Ryne Stanek and 2 relievers combined on a 2-hitter as Arkansas staved off elimination with a 3-1 win over Wichita State.  The Hogs move on to take on Bryant.

Starkville, MS– Brett Pirtle’s 2-run single to right proved to be the game-winning hit as Mississippi State rallied from a 2-0 deficit to beat South Alabama 6-2 and stay unbeaten at home.  The Bullies are one win away from advancing to the Super Regional round.

Nashville, TN– Vanderbilt’s top 3 hitters, Tony Kemp, Xavier Turner and Mike Yastrzemski, combine to go 10-of-16 with 5 RBI’s as the Commodores move to 2-0 and within one win of clinching a berth in a Super Regional…beating Illinois 10-4.