Willliam and Mary Defeats ODU, 11-4
May 17, 2007
WILLIAMSBURG, VA-- Pete Vernon pitched a complete game to lead the Tribe of William and Mary (28-24/12-15) to a 11-4 victory over Old Dominion (32-21/17-10) Thursday night. ODU's loss coupled with victories by Delaware and VCU's dropped the Monarchs into a three-way tie for first place in the CAA.
In the bottom of the third, the Tribe exploded for six runs highlighted by a three-run homer by Mike Sheridan to take a 6-1 lead.
The nation's second leading hitter Greg Sexton (.452) singled home a run in the fourth for the Tribe, and knocked in another with a sacrifice fly in The bottom of the sixth.
The two teams play again on Friday night at 7 p.m. William and Mary's at Plumeri Park.
ODU 010 030 000 4-8-4
WM 006 102 11 11-10-0
WP Vernon (8-5) LP: Dan Hudson (7-5) HR: ODU-Zahm (5) WM- Sheridan(4)