Mount St. Mary's Baseball Heads to Duke on Wednesday

Mount St. Mary's Baseball Heads to Duke on Wednesday

MOUNT ST. MARY'S (0-7) at DUKE (7-7)
Wednesday, March 8 | 4 p.m.
Durham, NC. | Durham Bulls Athletic Park

Vaughn Parker II drove in the only run for Mount St. Mary's and Zach Call 4.2 strong innings, but Mount St. Mary's fell just short with a 3-1 loss to North Carolina A&T in the final game of the three game series. Trey McGough pitched 2.1 innings in relief for Mount while not allowing a run and striking out three batters.

Batting Average (min 2 AB/GP): Joshua Lenig (.385), Patrick Causa (.357), Vaughn Parker II (.333)
Hits: Patrick Causa (10), Tyler Post (6), Jared Urban (6)
Runs: Alex Kriss (4), Tyler Post (3), Zach Hostetter (2)
RBI: Patrick Causa (8), Vaughn Parker (2), Jared Urban (2)
ERA (min 5.0 IP): Michael Collins (3.72), Noah Smith (6.75), Jordan Lawson (9.00)
Strikeouts: Michael Collins (9), Zach Call (6), Trey McGough and Seth Shcubert (4)

Duke led 4-2 following Jimmy Herron's second homer of the season before Liberty scored the game's final six runs to upend the Blue Devils, 8-4, Tuesday afternoon at Liberty Baseball Stadium.

The Mountaineers and Bluedevils have met eight times in series history with Duke holding a 7-1 advantage. The two teams haven't squared off since 2011, when Duke earned a pair of victories, 2-1and 4-1.

The Mountaineers will head to Savannah State for a three game series March 9,10 and 11. First game will begin at 5 p.m. Thursday.