Here is your ACC Tournament Recap for Day 1.
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Jarrett Parker (Jr., Stafford, Va.) hit a two-out, two-run single in the eighth inning to break a four-all tie and lift the top-seeded Virginia baseball team to a 6-4 victory over No. 8 seed Boston College Wednesday in the opening game of the 2010 ACC Baseball Championship at NewBridge Bank Park in Greensboro, N.C. The Cavaliers trailed 4-3 entering the eighth inning before scoring three in the eighth for the victory.
Tyler Wilson (Jr., Midlothian, Va.) earned the win for Virginia and improved to 7-3 this season. He tossed 2.1 innings of scoreless relief and struck out three. Kevin Arico (Jr., Flemington, N.J.) struck out the game’s final two batters to notch his NCAA-leading 16th save of the season. Taylor Lasko (4-2) took the loss for BC after giving up a pair of runs in the eighth inning.
#14 Miami (FL) 9 #13 Florida State 3
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Miami coach Jim Morris felt good to be home and felt even better after the way his Hurricanes played Wednesday.
Miami knocked off Florida State 9-3 on the first day of the 2010 ACC Baseball Championship at NewBridge Bank Park. The Hurricanes are 1-0 in Division A play and will continue in the round robin format by meeting Boston College (0-1) Thursday at noon. Florida State (0-1) plays Virginia (1-0) Thursday at 4 p.m.
NC State 13 #17 Clemson 8
GREENSBORO, N.C. – NC State used the short ball Wednesday night to down Clemson in its first round game at the 2010 ACC Baseball Championship.
Sure the Wolfpack hit two more home runs – upping its total this season to 92 – but it was five consecutive two-out singles in the top of the sixth inning that allowed Elliott Avent’s squad to break open a back-and-forth game and secure the win for surprise starter Alex Sogard.
NC State Recap