Cougars rally to beat Albany State

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COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - Isaac Boutin went 4-for-4 with a homer and three RBI to lead the Columbus State Cougars to a come-from-behind 8-3 win over the Albany State Golden Rams on Wednesday at Ragsdale Field.

Boutin drove in the first Cougar run with an RBI single in the third inning, then belted a two-run homer in the seventh inning that gave CSU (10-6) the lead for good.

Robert Brooks also homered in the seventh inning.

Wyatt Setien’s three-run homer in the third inning provided all the offense for the Golden Rams (10-6).

Jake Hershman (1-0) picked up the victory in relief, giving up just one hit and striking out 10 in six scoreless innings of work.

The Cougars hit the road this weekend for a three game weekend series against the Claflin Panthers in Orangeburg, S.C. First pitch in the opener is set for Friday night at 6:00 pm ET, with games at 1 pm on Saturday and 4 pm on Sunday.

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