The Auburn Wildcats (20-21) shut the door early on the Tri-Valley Bercovich (14-19), capturing an 11-2 victory on Saturday at St. Marys College.
Seven runs in the first three innings allowed the Auburn Wildcats to put the game away early.A two-run triple by Hunter Gallant and an error in the first inning helped the Auburn Wildcats put some runs on the board early.
Ethan McGill had three extra-base hits for the Auburn Wildcats.
Peter Hoffman picked up the win for the Auburn Wildcats. Hoffman allowed one earned run, eight hits and no walks while striking out six over nine innings of work.
Garrett Stevenson (1-1) was the game's losing pitcher. He allowed seven runs in three innings, walked three and struck out two.
The Auburn Wildcats were sparked by Gallant and Matt Wehrli, who teamed up for 10 hits and seven RBIs.