Zahm and Hudson Lead Monarchs Over VCU, 9-3
April 6, 2007
RICHMOND, VA--Senior outfielder Mike Zahm knocked in six runs and sophomore righthander Dan Hudson scattered four hits for his sixth win of the season to lead Old Dominion (22-13/10-3) to a 9-3 victory over Virginia Commonwealth (18-12/4-5) at the Diamond Friday night.
Zahm had four hits in five at bats. He doubled home Chris Keenan in the first, Singled home Gerard Hall in the second and singed in Nick Erdman in the fourth. Zahm capped the night off with a three-run homer in the eighth, plating Hall and Keenan. Keenan had two hits on the night as well. Zahm upped his batting average to .429 and team leading RBI total to 49.
VCU scored two runs in the fifth as Jared Bolden singled in Matt Leskiw and Kwan Evans. In the eighth, Bolden scored on Chris Jackson's single. The two teams play again Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Diamond.
ODU 210 300 030 9-12-1 VCU 000 020 010 3-5-2
ODU Hudson, Toth(8),Fetterly(8) and Belcher VCU Leonard, Wieland(6), Andrews(9) and Rodriguez
WP Hudson(6-2) LP: Leonard(3-2)
HR: Zahm (3)