GRAND JUNCTION, Colo.-No.6 Central Alabama (1-0) def. No. 6 Palm Beach State (0-1), 6-4, Saturday morning to open the 2013 Junior College World Series.
Ethan Hunt (1-0) earned the win for the Trojans coming on in relief and throwing three shut-out innings.
Darius Reese led the offensive attack for Central Alabama, going 3-5 with a triple and an RBI.
J.D. Underwood threw seven innings for Palm Beach allowing four runs on ten hits with eight strikeouts.
Central Alabama now earns a day off and will play No. 5 Midland (1-0) in the winner's bracket while Palm Beach will fight for their tournament life against No. 9 Kaskaskia (0-1)
Created: Sat, 25 May 2013 11:39:31 MST
Updated: Fri, 17 Jan 2014 12:54:01 MST