Pacific (5-4, 3-4) hit .105 as a team.

UCI plays host to UC Santa Barbara Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Bren Center.




COSTA MESA — Host Vanguard University earned a 4-2 victory in the seven-inning Game 2 to salvage a Golden State Athletic Conference split against Westmont after falling, 10-2, in the nine-inning first game on Saturday.

Taylor McKnight drove in the winning run when he reached on a fielder's choice in the bottom of the sixth of Game 2.

John Collins' drove in the final run of the 4-2 victory with an RBI single.

Richard Perry allowed one earned run on four hits in six innings to get the win for Vanguard, for which Kevin Ponzo worked a scoreless seventh for his fourth save.

Matt Avery was three for four, while Jason Ochart went two for four with two RBIs to highlight Vanguard in the opening game.

Vanguard is 5-2, 2-3 and Westmont is 7-5, 4-4.



Simpson Tournament

REDDING — The Lions earned one win and lost two games on Saturday.

Vanguard (4-4) beat Southern Oregon, 10-1. The Lions lost to Oregon Institute of Technology, 2-1. Vanguard lost to Eastern Oregon, 7-4.



Vanguard 8, Concordia 1

COSTA MESA — Third-ranked Vanguard posted a dominant victory over fifth-ranked Concordia.