Lyle Jacobs collected three hits but the Coyotes still fell to Princeton 6-3 in seven innings at Anna on April 12.
Jeremy Gee had an impressive outing against Princeton’s lineup. Gee gave up just one hit, allowed no earned runs and walked none during his three innings of work.
Princeton’s relief pitching worked five innings and allowed no runs to get the win.
Princeton jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the top of the first.
The Coyotes survived Princeton’s surge and put up two runs of its own in the bottom of the opening frame. Anna scored when Ty Chapman came across on a dropped pitch and then on a steal of home by Austin Watkins. Jacobs also scored a run in the loss.
Princeton never surrendered the lead after the fourth inning, scoring two runs on an error and a solo home run to ice the victory.