Skip to main content
San Diego Throws Shutout At Waves

April 17, 2004

Box Score

(Malibu, CA) - Kyle Collins and Nate Boman combined on a six-hit shutout Saturday afternoon at Eddy D. Field Stadium, propelling San Diego past Pepperdine 2-0. Boman struck out five Wave batters over two and two thirds of an inning to secure the win for San Diego (21-19). Pepperdine (18-18) loaded the bases in the ninth only to be turned away by Boman, a true freshman out of San Diego's Patrick Henry High School. The weekend series concludes with a scheduled third game Sunday at 1pm.

For the second straight day San Diego jumped out in front in the top of the first inning. The Toreros manufactured a run after leadoff hitter Tom Caple singled and advanced to second on a wild pitch by Wave starter Kea Kometani (4-5). A Keoni Ruth groundout followed by a sacrifice fly from Freddy Sandoval allowed Caple to score, putting USD in front 1-0.

Kometani, who pitched nine complete innings, allowed Torero freshman Jordan Abruzzo to score on a wild pitch in the seventh. Both Caple and Randy Curtis posted a pair of hits for USD on Saturday.

A total of seven Torero hits and two runs was all San Diego would need offensively as right-handed starter Kyle Collins (4-1) was in complete control, throwing six plus innings of five-hit baseball. Boman came on to earn his third save shutting down a Pepperdine rally in the bottom of the seventh with a pair of strikeouts.

The Waves did not go quietly, loading up the bases in the both the seventh and ninth. On both occasions Boman was able to hold Pepperdine scoreless, inducing a groundball off the bat of Pepperdine pinch-hitter Damian Gomez to close out any hopes of a Wave comeback victory.

 

 

VIDEO
Video Thumbnail Women's Basketball: WCC Hoops Tip-Off
Coach Fisher and Maya Hood attend media day in Las Vegas
Video Thumbnail Men's Basketball: New Heights
Men's basketball celebrates the third era of the program
Video Thumbnail Homecoming
Alumni and family gathered together for an eventful Homecoming weekend
Video Thumbnail Torero Timeout with Kristen Gengenbacher
Take a Timeout with the senior setter at her house in South Mission Beach
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Seven
Football preps for this Saturday's Homecoming game
Video Thumbnail Torero Timeout with Jonathan Petersen
USD Football's Petersen strolls through Belmont Park during his bye week
Video Thumbnail USD Basketball: Practice No. 1
Check out what practice looks like for the Torero ballers
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Five
Toreros prep for big game against Dayton
Video Thumbnail Football: FaceTime with Lion's Jamal Agnew
USD Head Coach Dale Lindsey congratulates Torero alum Agnew on his first NFL touchdown
Video Thumbnail Football: Brian Fogarty PFL Classic
From tailgates to touchdowns, we got it all
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Four
Hard work follows these Toreros on and off the field
Video Thumbnail Cross Country: USD Invite
Missed Saturday's race? Don't stress, we have it right here
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Three
Sights and sounds of USD Football at work
Video Thumbnail USD Invite: Take a Lap
Men's and women's cross country host the USD Invite: the only home race for the Toreros
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Two
Football hard at work for their first away game at UC Davis
Video Thumbnail Three Games - One Day
Ole Weekend was one to remember for USD Athletics
Video Thumbnail Football: Week One
Toreros preps for their home opener against Western New Mexico
Video Thumbnail 2017 Football Season Preview
Head Coach Dale Lindsey and Senior Ray Clark discuss upcoming season
Video Thumbnail USD Athletics Highlight Video 2016-17
Don't miss the best highlights from this past year in USD Athletics

SCHEDULES

  • Loading Tweets...
    1 second ago

Instagram

West Coast Conference USD
Top ^
» «