Big numbers as Owls lose series to L-C State



KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The Oregon Tech Owls finished a home series with Lewis-Clark State Monday at Kiger Stadium, with No. 9 L-C State leading 13-5 into the Owls’ half of the eighth inning.

Audio: Play-by-play – Bobby Thompson/960 the Sports Legend

Oregon Tech rallied, getting three singles to start the inning, scoring on a hit batter, an error and two walks to close within two runs, but Lewis-Clark State scored four in the ninth to seal a 17-11 victory and take the series.

Ryan Hayden and Zack Earle each went 3-for-6 with an RBI from the plate. Hayden Wolfe was charged with the loss for OIT to even his pitching record to 3-3.

Link: Box Score – Lewis-Clark State 17, Oregon Tech 11

The Owls head north for a series with the University of British Columbia starting Saturday.

Video: Player and coach interviews following the loss to Lewis-Clark State

Link: Listen to the podcast of Monday’s game