HIGHLIGHTS: Elvir breaks home run record, No. 1 Rams sweep Wayland Baptist

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SAN ANGELO, Texas — Senior outfielder Josh Elvir cranked his 34 career home run at Angelo State as the No. 1 Rams completed the series sweep over Wayland Baptist 22-4 Monday afternoon.

The Rams collected 22 total hits and put together a 10-run bottom of the third to blow the game open. Elvir, a USA Baseball Golden Spikes Preseason Watch List nominee, finished the game one-for-two with his only hit coming as the record-breaking home run in the bottom of the third.

The original record of 33 was set by Keith Towne back in 2010.

Angelo State (5-1) will return to on Tuesday against McMurray. First pitch is set for 3 p.m. at Foster Field.

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