Baseball hands Belmont Abbey (9-1) their first loss of the season as the Tornado defeat the Crusaders 12-6 this Sunday afternoon. Garrett Cook goes 5 of 6 from the plate with 3 Home Runs and 5 RBI on the day. Wes Houser gets the win, while Chad Dixon picks up a save for his 3 innings of action.
Josh Huffman collected 3-hits including 2-doubles and one solo Home Run in the 6th inning. Stephen Mullins had 2 hits and scored 3-runs for the Tornado.
King is now 9-4 overall and 1-0 in the Conference Carolinas. KU will stay in Belmont, NC for a doubleheader tomorrow with the Crusaders.