Albany State Baseball Splits the Day

Game two of the doubleheader and with Albany State having the lead. / Jon Benson

The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference is a very tough conference and now that baseball season is underway, teams look to get more experience prior conference play.

On a beautiful Monday afternoon, Albany State University's baseball team took on Edward Waters College for a doubleheader.

The first game started at 1 p.m. and the second followed at 3:30.

After the Golden Rams had an early lead in game one, the Golden Rams' defense fell apart in the sixth inning, giving EWC the lead and the win with a final score of 8-7.

As for game two, the Golden Rams came out swinging the bat hot, but so did Tigers. Entering the second inning, it was all tied up 2-2 and that was just the beginning.

The Golden Rams ended up scoring 16 runs during the course of the game to give them the 16-10 victory over EWC.

The action will continue Tuesday against Georgia Southwestern at 6 p.m.