The Samford Bulldogs defeated ETSU 9-6 in the series opener, with John Anderson's two home runs leading the victory.

By the Numbers
  • Samford improved to 23-10 overall and 7-0 in Southern Conference play.
  • Anderson went 2-for-4 with two home runs and four RBI, while Walton also homered and drove in two runs.
Yes, But

ETSU put up a tough fight but ultimately fell short against Samford's strong offense.

State of Play
  • Samford stands undefeated in Southern Conference play at 7-0.
  • The Bulldogs showcased an impressive offensive performance, led by Anderson's standout batting.
What's Next

The series between Samford and ETSU continues with a game scheduled for Saturday at 2 p.m. at Joe Lee Griffin Field, available for live viewing on ESPN+.

Bottom Line

Samford's strong offensive showing, particularly Anderson's exceptional performance, secured a crucial win in the series opener against ETSU, maintaining their undefeated record in conference play.