Baseball | 02/18/2021
BSB: Mats win 7th in a row
HENDERSON, Nev---The Arizona Western Matadors (7-0 overall) opened a four game trip to Nevada with their 7th straight win, a 13-0 run-rule victory over Community Christian at the Manny Guerra Border Battle at the College of Southern Nevada.
Its the sixth straight victory for the Matadors by run-rule dating back to their double-header sweep over Community Christian to open the season.
The Matadors scored in all six of their at-bats with Jarrod Belbin setting the tone with a 3-3 day from the lead-off spot and Cade Kalehuawehe added a 3-3 day as well.
Max Weller continued his hot start to the season with a 2-3 day, driving in two runs with a triple.
Nevada native DJ Contreras got the start and win, allowing just one hit over four innings. Luuk ter Beek threw two scoreless innings of relief and Juan Cerda closed out the seventh.
Arizona Western will now look to a double-header against the hosts and 20th ranked CSN Coyotes Friday night in Henderson.
The live stream can be purchased for $8.54 on the CSN Website.