Columbus State University

Columbus State baseball splits with USC-Aiken

Columbus State (18-12, 8-5 Peach Belt Conference) split its home doubleheader against South Carolina-Aiken (20-14, 6-8). The Cougars won the opening game 15-1 and lost the nightcap 6-5.

The Cougars pounded out 21 hits in Game 1’s romp but squandered a three-run lead during the final two innings of Game 2. The two teams will complete the rain-delayed series today with a single game at 1 p.m.