GAINESVILLE, FL (WIAT) – Auburn improves to 31-20 overall and 11-16 in the SEC.
Damek Tomscha, the reigning SEC Player of the Week, hit a solo home run in the 5th inning, followed up by a Ryan Tella three-run shot in the 6th. The Tigers
“Today was as big a day as we have had all year,” Auburn Head Coach John Pawlowski said. “To respond the way we did. It was a tough one last night and we had to put that behind us. To come out here, the will to win and the passion to come out on the winning end was a testament to this team. I am really proud of this team today.”
Chase Williamson (3-0) garnered the win out of the bullpen. He relieved starter Justin Camp in the fifth inning. Terrance Dedrick came on to close the Gators (28-25, 13-14 SEC) out with two scoreless innings of relief.
Auburn will return home for their final four games of the year. They host Jacksonville State on 6 pm Tuesday night, then No.11 Arkansas comes to town for a Thursday-Saturday series to close the SEC schedule.
Auburn 4, Florida 1 (May 12, 2013 at Gainesville, FL)
Auburn………….. 000 013 000 – 4 10 0 (31-20, 11-16 SEC)
Florida…………. 000 000 010 – 1 7 0 (28-25, 13-14 SEC)
Win-Chase Williamson(3-0) Save-Terrance Dedrick(8) Loss-Eric Hanhold(0-3) T-2:26 A-3149
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