Warhawks Club Cajuns 16-7

ULM scored runs in the seven of eight innings to halt Louisiana's seven-game win streak with a 16-7 victory Friday night at Warhawk Field in Monroe.

ULM chased Cajun starter Alex Fuselier in the third inning and scored four more runs off Blake Haagen, who was the first Cajun arm out of the bullpen. Haagen(2-1) took the loss for UL and was one of four pitchers used on the night.

The Warhawks broke open a 5-5 game with a run in the fourth, three in the fifth and two in the sixth.

Matt Laird gave ULM a 6-5 lead with his second sacrifice fly of the night in the fourth inning.

Blake Hageen walked Nick Wade and Jordy Poche before Perry Smith hit a double to deep right center field to open the scroing. Boomer Blanchard followed with a single to left field forcing the Cajuns to bring Zach Osborne into the game. Osborne hit Jon Provost to load the bases and Ben Soignier increased the Warhawk lead to 9-5 with a single and RBI.

The Warhawks would tack on five more runs in the eight inning, sending 10 batters to the plate.

Travis Whipple led the Cajuns bats going 4-for-4 at the plate, while Greg Fontenot added a 3-fo-4 performance at the plate.

Travis Whipple, Chad Keefer and Scott Hawkins all had RBIs in the third inning to give the Cajuns a 5-4 early lead before the Warhawks bats came alive.

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