Baseball Falls Late to JMU, 4-3
| James Madison 4, Old Dominion 3 -- Box Score
LP: Corey Klak (1-1)
2B: ODU: ; JMU: Josh Wyatt, Zach Tondi,
HR: JMU: Josh Wyatt
NORFOLK, Va. -- DaVonn Griffin scored on a passed ball to break a 3-3 tie in the ninth inning as James Madison defeated Old Dominion University baseball 4-3 on Wednesday evening. The two teams split a two-game series.
In the pivotal ninth, Garrett Marchand worked a one out walk and was replaced at first by Griffin. Griffin advanced to second and third on wild pitches by Morgan Maguire before scoring on a passed ball for the eventual winning run. Michael Evans retired ODU in order in the ninth.
James Madison (9-3) took a 3-2 lead in the sixth inning on a homer from Josh Wyatt, but the ODU (9-3) came back to tie it with a run in the seventh. Jared Young led off with a single and moved to second on a ground out by Zach Rutherford. Young advanced to third on a wild pitch and scored on an RBI ground out by Shaun Wood.
ODU hosts West Virginia this weekend in a three-game series, starting Friday at 6 p.m.
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