Baylor 5, Grace Christian Academy 2. The Baylor baseball team wasted no time showing off its pitching arms as Colin Ahearn and Henry Godbout combined for a one-hitter in a 5-2 victory at Grace Christian Academy in the season opener Monday. The game was played at the University of Tennessee.
Ahearn worked four no-hit innnings, struck out eight and walked two while giving up an unearned run before giving way to Godbout, who pitched the final three frames and allowed a hit and a run, fanned five, and walked one. Vito Valincius and Christian Martin were the offensive leaders, each going 2-for-4 with a double and two RBI apiece. Jay Dill and Taylor Shahan added singles and Gehrig Ebel had a sacrifice fly RBI.
Baylor, 1-0, plays at Chattanooga Christian Thursday.