MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon baseball team fell to Rhodes College 6-3 on Saturday in the final game of the rain-shortened Firehouse Classic.
Huntingdon trailed 4-2 after six innings before the Lynx scored a run in the seventh inning and a run in the ninth to take a 6-2 lead. In the bottom of the ninth, the Hawks loaded the bases with no outs but were only able to score one run.
Blake Mayes (1-1) took the loss in five innings, striking out three, walking two and allowing four hits and three earned runs.
Records: Huntingdon (2-2); Rhodes (4-3)
Coming Up: Huntingdon hosts Belhaven on Tuesday at 3 p.m.
Firehouse Classic Results
Rhodes 6, Huntingdon 3
Game 1: Methodist 10, Rhodes 3
Game 2: Birmingham-Southern 22, Methodist 11 (8 innings)
Game 3: Rhodes 10, Huntingdon 5