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Bryson Hough Dominates in Pioneers’ Win Over Dutchmen at Dunn Field

Thursday, August 23, 2012 | Categories:




Elmira, NY - Bryson Hough (Bucknell) saw his start begin in a rough way on Saturday night as he allowed one run on three hits. However, the Pioneers right-hander rolled in his final six innings, recording 18 straight out to end the game to lead Elmira (15-11) to a 10-8 win over the Albany Dutchmen (12-12).


Overall, Hough went 7 innings allowing only 1 run on 3 hits, striking out 9 while walking none. He was perfect after his own error to begin the top of the second inning, picking off Danny Hrbek to start the streak. Hough improved to 3-0 on the season with his win, and also ranks among the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League with a 1.20 ERA following the contest.


Hough was supported by an excellent Pioneers offensive effort that included a 6-run 3rd inning. On the game, Taylor Hillson (Mansfield) went 2 for 5 with 2 RBI, and Christian Santisteban (Manhattan) also drove in 2 runs in the game. Nick Walker (Old Dominion), meanwhile, reached base 4 times, drove in 1 run, and scored twice. The Pioneers needed every run they could get to hold off a furious rally by the Dutchmen to end the game.


On Sunday, the Pioneers will finish off their USA Homestand with a game against the Newark Pilots at 5:05 PM. It will be Bobby K Family Sunday Funday at Dunn Field, with plenty of exciting things happening. for everyone in the family young and old. For tickets, head to the Dunn Field Front Office or call 607-734-2690 for information.


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