By Jeff Faraudo
Saturday, May 26th, 2012 at 11:11 pm in Baseball.
The day after outlasting No. 14 Stanford 5-4 in an 18-inning marathon, the Cal baseball team (29-24, 12-17 Pac-12) stormed to a 15-5 victory over the Cardinal (37-16, 17-12) at Sunken Diamond.
Seven different Cal players had two hits or more, including Derek Campbell, who had three hits and three RBI, and Mike Reuvekamp, who had three hits. Chadd Krist contributed two doubles, giving him a Cal record 64 for his career.
The teams close the regular season Sunday with a 1 p.m. game at Stanford.
– TRACK AND FIELD: Three more Cal athletes earned berths in the NCAA championships as the regional preliminaries at Austin, Texas, wound up.
Harrison Steed and Brian Carmichael both qualified in the high jump with clearances of 7 feet, 1 1/2 inches. Chelsea Reilly advanced in the women’s 5,000-meter run with a time of 16 minutes, 15.89 seconds.
The NCAA championships will be held June 6-9 at Des Moines, Iowa.
– WOMEN’S TENNIS: Cal freshman Zsofi Susanyi advanced to the semifinals of the NCAA singles tournament with a 6-2, 7-6 (7-4) win over USC freshman Sabrina Santamaria in Athens, Ga. Susanyi, a native of Hungary, will face Stanford’s fifth-seeded senior Mallory Burdette in the semifinals.
Teammate Jana Juricova, the defending NCAA singles champ, was eliminted in the quarterfinal round, losing 7-5, 6-2 to Stanford’s Nicole Gibbs.