Matt Purke leads TCU to 3-1 victory over Texas

FROM CBB NEWS SOURCE

05 June 2010:  during the 2010 NCAA Baseball Regional at Fort Worth featuring the Texas Christian University Horned Frogs and the University of Arizona Wildcats at Lupton Stadium in Fort Worth, TX. AUSTIN, Texas - The series was billed as a pitcher’s dual and game one of the 2010 NCAA Austin Regional didn’t disappoint as Matt Purke and Tyler Lockwood led the No. 5 TCU Horned Frogs to a 3-1 victory over No. 2 Texas. Purke struck out 11 and limited the Longhorns to just three hits.

In 7 2/3 innings pitched, the left-handed freshman allowed just one run on three hits. He walked one, hit a batter and fanned 11 to improve to 14-0 on the season. Tyler Lockwood retired all four batters he faced to lock down his sixth save of the season.

The Frogs got on the board first with a run in the second inning. Matt Curry and Joe Weik teamed up on back-to-back singles to open up the frame. Jantzen Witte dropped down a two-strike bunt to advance the runners 90 feet and Aaron Schultz delivered a sacrifice fly to put the Frogs up 1-0.

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