CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The University of Charleston and West Virginia State are holding their own in the West Virginia Conference baseball standings.
State is second in the South Division, just a few points in the power rating behind West Virginia Wesleyan. The Bobcats (11-11 overall, 7-1 WVC) own a 115.0 power rating while State (11-13, 9-5) has a 107.14, trailing Wesleyan by just 7.86 points.
After splitting a doubleheader Friday with Davis & Elkins, the Yellow Jackets won the third game 5-2 Saturday to take the three-game series. State hosts Wheeling Jesuit in a doubleheader at 1 p.m. Wednesday followed by a three-game showdown with Wesleyan at home beginning with a doubleheader at 1 p.m. Saturday and a single game at 1 p.m. Sunday.
UC (10-15, 7-7) sits in fourth place in the South with an 89.29 power rating. UC ended this past weekend on a positive note, sweeping Glenville State (19-8 and 8-5) in a doubleheader for a streak entering this week. The Golden Eagles host Pitt Johnstown in a doubleheader at 1 p.m. today.
Seton Hill (21-6, 14-3) tops the North Division, but not by much over Shepherd (12-12, 8-3). The Griffins own a 134.71 power rating while the Rams are right on their heels at 131.82.
Camp, a 6-foot-1 freshman infielder from Potomac, Md., helped the Mountain Lions post a 5-0 record last week. He carried a .647 batting average with two home runs, three doubles, 11 RBIs, six runs and a 1.176 slugging percentage. Camp also had an on-base average of .684.
Haines, a 6-5 junior left-hander from Greensburg, Pa., posted a complete-game, three-hit shutout with three eight strikeouts and two walks in an 8-0 win over Pitt Johnstown. It was his third complete game of the season.
State's Eric Craft is among league leaders in batting average (.424) and on-base percentage (.473). UC's Igor Molina is among the top 10 in slugging percentage (.632) and RBIs (19). State's Anthony Payne has four homers, tied in the WVC for fourth plce with six others, including Molina. State's Jordan Butcher's 2.43 ERA is fourth-best in the league and his opponents' batting average of .256 ranks in the top 10.