Men's Baseball: Monarchs Fall to NC State Wolfpack, 11-2
NC State took a 6-0 lead in the third with Mooney's three-run double highlighting the inning. The Monarchs scored in the bottom of the third when Jeff Eure(Pillow,Pa.) singled and came home to score on an rbi groundout by David Vilardi(Fishkill, NY.). The Monarchs second run came in the ninth as Eure hit a sacrifice fly to score Ryan Dunn (Bristol, Va.).
Mike Sollie scatter seven hits and allowed one run for the Wolfpack. Last year, ODU defeated the Wolfpack twice.
The Monarchs return home to host Howard on Tuesday at 3:00 p.m. in the Bud Metheny Complex, then travel to Virginia on Wednesday.
NC State 006 200 102 - 11 14 0 ODU 001 000 001 - 2 9 1 Battery; NCST-Mike Sollie, Derik McKee(8), Josh Miller (9) and Dan Mooney. ODU-J.D. Jackson, Parker Friske(3),Barry Hertzler(6),Jon Tinkham(7), Kevin Evans(9) and John Ohler. WP:Sollie(1-0) LP:Jackson(0-1)