April 1, 2006
HILO, Hawaii -
In game two, Brian Gump's third-inning double put the Gauchos up 2-0. Brian Lee walked and Alden Carrithers singled to setup Gump's shot to the left field fence. An out later, Chris Valaika singled in Gump for a 3-0 Gaucho lead.
The Gauchos put the game away with a six-run, four-hit fifth and Valaika's three-run homer in the eighth.
UCSB went on to take the 12-1 victory over Hawaii-Hilo.
Valaika was 3 for 5 with four RBI while Gump added a pair of hits for the Gauchos.
Mowers led the Vulcans with a 3 for 3 game.
The Gauchos will be back in action on Tuesday when it visits USC before hosting UC Riverside in the first conference series of the year over the weekend.