JMU Defeats Monarchs, 4-1

April 04, 2010
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

April 4, 2010

Box Score

NORFOLK, VA--James Madison junior righthander Turner Phelps pitched a complete game Five-hitter to lead the Dukes (15-12/6-3) to a 4-1 win over Old Dominion (11-19/2-4) Sunday afternoon.

ODU got on the board first as Donnie Corsner (Virginia Beach, Va.) led the game off with a single and then scored from first on a double by junior Edgar Hernandez (Puerto Rico). Joe Velleggia (Monkton, MD.) and Chris Baker(Chesapeake, Va.) also got doubles in the game for ODU.

JMU tied the game in the second on a Brett Garner sacrifice fly which scored David Herbek. In the fourth Jamie Lowery's sacrifice fly scored Matt Browning, then Garner tripled to score Matt Townsend.

Trevor Knight completed JMU's scoring with an RBI single in the fifth which scored Cole McInturff. Phelps evened his record to 3-3 as he fanned 10 and walked just two batters.

ODU's Brett Harris (Chesapeake, Va.) and Austin Wright (Virginia Beach, Va.) combined to pitch three scoreless relief innings.

The Monarchs return to action on Tuesday when they host the Flames of Liberty at 5 p.m. at the Bud Metheny Baseball Complex.

JMU 010 210 000 4-9-0
ODU 100 000 000 1-5-0

JMU Battery: Turner Phelps and Brett Garner ODU Battery: Chris Boggs, Brett Harris (7), Austin Wright (9) and Joe Velleggia

WP: Phelps(3-3) LP; Boggs (0-4)