DVC wins season opener in extra innings vs. San Mateo

DVC wins season opener in extra innings vs. San Mateo

The DVC Vikings baseball team defeated the College of San Mateo Bulldogs on Saturday, 5-4 in extra innings. The Vikings were led offensively by Khalid Johnson, going 2-6 with 2 RBI's.

Michael Theisen also had a great day a the plate, going 2-4 with 1 RBI and 1 walk. 

The Vikings were down 4-1 heading into the bottom of the 8th and they put up 3 runs to tie the game going into the 9th. 

In the bottom of the 10th inning, Michael Theisen singled to left field, RBI; Khalid Johnson advanced to third; and Christiaan Herkemij scored to win the game.

On the hill for the Vikings, it was a group effort; Mike Manley threw 5 innings, Justin Tamelier threw the next 3, Brandon Kinsey threw to 1 batter, Nick Krauth threw to 4 batters and Nick Simmons finished the last 4 batters. 

The Vikings take on Ohlone College in Fremont today at 2:00pm.