San Antonio – Trinity's sixth-ranked baseball team finished off a Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference weekend sweep with a 14-2 win over Schreiner (TX) University on Saturday afternoon.
The Tiger offense blasted four doubles and three home runs on their way to 12 total hits and a run-rule victory to close out the series.
Dalys Binder got the scoring started with a three-run home run in the bottom of the first to put Trinity in front for good.
Brannen Caraway fueled a five-run fifth inning with his grand slam to right field and the Tigers took an 11-0 lead.
Trinity committed three errors in the sixth inning that led to Schreiner scoring a run to break up the shutout, but the Tigers answered right away with three more runs in the bottom of the inning.
Caraway drove in two more runs with a double, while Tucker brought in the final run of the game for Trinity with a single to left.
Schreiner scratched across another unearned run in the ninth, but the Tigers finished off the game with a strikeout.
Trinity reaches the 30-win plateau with its sixth consecutive victory, improving to 30-9 overall and 14-4 in SCAC play.
Corey Cater (7-2) allowed just one unearned run on three hits over 6.0 innings on the mound, striking out seven batters without issuing a walk. Cater leads the team with seven wins, an ERA of 2.17, and 65 strikeouts.
Caraway had a double and a grand slam, driving in six of Trinity's 12 runs in the game for a career-best in RBI. The home run was the first of his career with the Tigers.
Martin finished with three hits, including his team-leading 15th double of the season.
Binder's only hit was his fourth home run of the season, as he also tallied three RBI and two runs scored.
Tucker went 2-4 on the day, scoring a run and driving in another.
Hussian and Nix combined to pitch the final inning of the game.
The Tigers wrap up the regular season schedule with a road game at McMurry (TX) University on Tuesday, April 23, at 4:00 p.m.