April 17, 2016 - 3:59 pm
Nick Ames’ RBI single in the 10th inning sent UNLV to a 7-6 win over Air Force and a three-game sweep of their Mountain West baseball series Sunday at Wilson Stadium.
Max Smith drew a one-out walk in the 10th, moved to third on Kyle Isbel’s second hit of the game and scored on Ames’ single.
Freshman Larry Quaney (2-1), a Cimarron-Memorial product, shut out the Falcons (18-13, 8-7) on two hits over the final two innings to post the win.
Austin Anderson went 3-for-4 with two RBI singles, Corey Pool had a double, a single and scored twice, and A.J. VanMeetren had a two-run single for the Rebels (15-20, 8-10), who led 5-2 after six innings.
Spencer Draws went 3-for-5 with a triple and Bradley Haslam 2-for-5 with a double and three RBIs for Air Force, which matched UNLV’s 11 hits but lost its fifth straight.
Rebels starter Dean Kremer gave up four runs, two earned, on six hits and two walks and struck out five in seven innings.