Konnor Armijo went 2-for-3 to lead Utah at the plate against Washington.
May 3, 2014
SALT LAKE CITY - The Utah baseball team fell to seventh-ranked Washington, 11-1, in game two of the three-game series on Saturday afternoon.
Utah's Zach Adams and Washington's Tyler Davis spent several innings locked in a pitchers duel before the Huskies scored nine runs in the final three innings to take control of the game.
Konnor Armijo went 2-for-3 to lead the Utes at the plate.
Washington got on the board early, putting up a run in the first inning after a leadoff single. A sacrifice bunt and stolen base led to a run after a wild pitch. The Huskies took a 2-0 lead in the second inning on a solo home run.
From there the pitching took over, as the score remained 2-0 until the seventh inning when Washington added three runs on five hits to take a 5-0 lead.
Utah got on the board in the seventh. Wyler Smith and Armijo both singled and Cory Hunt walked, loading the bases with one out. Josh Rose drove home a run with a sacrifice fly before a fly out ended the inning.
The Huskies continued to increase their lead, adding a run in the eighth inning and five runs in the ninth.
Utah left nine runners stranded on base throughout the game.