Digest for 10-16-12


Lady Lions improve to 3-1 in SWAC soccer

BATON ROUGE, La. — Ashlie Jones finished with 12 kills and Jordan Foyer collected 31 assists as Arkansas-Pine Bluff came from a first-set defeat to beat Southern 22-25, 25-23, 25-23, 25-21 on Monday.

The win kept UAPB in a tie for second place in the SWAC Western Division with Texas Southern, trailing Prairie View A&M by a half-game.

Michelle Fiala added 10 kills and Brea Clayton came up with 13 digs for UAPB (5-12, 3-1 SWAC). Southern fell to 2-19 and 0-3.

UAPB takes second straight soccer match

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Celeste Carrera converted a goal in the 74th minute to give Arkansas-Pine Bluff a 2-1 victory over Alabama A&M, the second straight for the Lady Lions.

Czelene Carrera scored the first goal for UAPB (3-13-1). Nycole Henderson of A&M tied it in the 25th minute.

Scutaro opens up lead, then leaves Giants’ win

SAN FRANCISCO — Marco Scutaro hit a two-run single in a four-run fourth inning that broke a 1-1 tie and spurred the San Francisco Giants to a 7-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 2 of the National League Championship Series.

Scutaro left in the fifth inning for X-rays on a left hip injury.

Ryan Vogelsong threw seven innings, struck out four and allowed four hits in the victory. Chris Carpenter took the loss after six hits and one strikeout in four innings.

Broncos score 35 unanswered in second half

SAN DIEGO — The Denver Broncos erased a 24-0 halftime deficit and got three touchdown passes from Peyton Manning on Monday in a 35-24 victory over the San Diego Chargers.

Manning completed 24 of 30 passes for 309 yards. Philip Rivers threw for two San Diego touchdowns, but was intercepted four times, including three in the fourth quarter.

Chris Harris returned an interception 46 yards with 2:05 left to end the Chargers’ threat.

Ravens’ Lewis out for season

BALTIMORE — Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis sustained a triceps tear in Sunday’s 31-29 victory over the Dallas Cowboys and will miss the rest of the season, coach John Harbaugh announced Monday.

Lewis was injured near the end of the game, according to NFL.com. The 37-year-old has started 226 games in his 17-year career.