Titans lose to Hubmen, beat the Giants

 

The Titans Baseball Team lost to the Jordan Hubmen on Thursday, May 2, but rebounded by beating Le Sueur-Henderson on Monday.
 
TCU 0, Jordan 3
Jordan jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the bottom of the first, and added one more run in the fourth on the way to the victory.
Joe Rynda was the starting pitcher for the Titans. Rynda struck out 1 and walked 4 in the complete game.
Pat Lloyd and Ryan Iverson each picked up TCU's only two hits of the game.
 
TCU  3, Jordan 8
TCU lead 1-0 and 2-1 before Jordan tied the second game of the doubleheader in the 5th inning.
Then Jordan picked up 6 runs and put the game away.
Jake Johnson was the starting pitcher for the Titans. He struck out 4 and walked 3. Austin Buss finished up pitching for the Titans throwing one inning striking out one hitter.
Buss doubled, Rynda doubled, Ryan Iverson and Cole Pint each singled, accounting for all of TCU hits.
 
 
The Titans rebounded on Monday when they travelled to Le Sueur-Henderson to win both games of the MRC match-up. 
 
TCU 9, 
Le Sueur-Henderson  1
TCU scored 2 in the first, one in the second, 4 in the third and two in the 4th to build a 9-0 lead.
Trevor Smisek started on the mound for the Titans. He struck out 3 and walked 6, while giving up 0 hits in 3.1 innings. 
David Trcka then pitched 2.2 innings in relief striking out 1.
  Iverson picked up two hits, Trcka picked up two hits, and Jordan Yetzer picked up two hits for TCU. Rynda had TCU's other hit.
 
TCU 11
Le Sueur-Henderson 4
In this game, TCU came out with 2 runs in the first inning to set the tone for the game. The Giants returned with one only to see TCU come right back with 5 runs in the second. 
Titan’s Coach Bruce Davis said TCU kept the pressure on scoring one run in the 3rd, 2 runs in the 4th and one in the 5th inning.
Ted Christian picked up his second win of the season pitching a complete game. Christian struck out 6 and walked 0 while giving up 7 hits.
Buss hit TCU's first home run of the season in the 5th inning. He also singled in the game. Iverson and Lloyd picked up 3 hits each. Trcka and Cole Pint each picked up two hits for TCU. Aaron Dwyer and Yetzer each picked up one hit.
  TCU is now 4-4 on the season and in the conference.
 
Next action
The Titans are scheduled to play at Sibley East tonight and at Mayer Lutheran on Monday. Their first homegame of the season is scheduled to be Thursday, May 16 when they take on Watertown-Mayer at Memorial Park.