Big Inning Lifts Terriers over Spartans

Big Inning Lifts Terriers over Spartans

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Spartanburg, S.C. – The Wofford Terriers used a three-run fourth inning to defeat USC Upstate 4-2 at Russell C. King Field on Thursday afternoon.

Wofford improves to 7-10 while Upstate drops to 9-10.

Scoring Breakdown

  • Top 3rdZach Krider reached on a one-out double and scored on a Devon Ortiz single to give the Spartans a 1-0 lead.
  • Bottom 4th – Wofford scored three runs in the inning. Cody Miller hit a two-run home run while another run scored as the result of an Upstate error.
  • Top 6thCharlie Carpenter reached on a walk and advanced to third on a Brendan Brundage single before scoring on a wild pitch.
  • Bottom 8th – Brett Hash scored on a Matt Nathanson single.

Notables

  • Upstate had the bases loaded with one out in the seventh inning but was unable to score.
  • The Spartans left seven runners on base while Wofford stranded six runners.
  • Krider went 2-for-3 with a single and a double.
  • Ortiz, Brundage and Jake Bourke each had a hit.
  • Max McDougald led the Terriers with two hits.
  • Chris Sheehan (1-0) earned the win, allowing one run on one hit in 1.1 innings.
  • Jordan Accetta (3) recorded the save with a strikeout in 1.0 innings.
  • Blake Whitney (1-2) took the loss after allowing three runs (two earned) on five hits with two walks and eight strikeouts in 4.0 innings.

Up Next

  • The Spartans open a three-game series with Quinnipiac on Friday at 6 p.m.

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