Elon Gm 1 Final
1
Towson TOWSON 13-37, 6-13 CAA
6
Elon ELON 29-21, 11-8 CAA
Score By Periods
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Towson TOWSON 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 2
Elon ELON 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 X 6 10 1

W: Brnovich, Kyle (7-2) L: David Marriggi (3-7)

Game Recap: Baseball |

Offense Silenced in Friday Loss

ELON, N.C. – The Towson University baseball team collected only three base hits in falling 6-1 to Elon Friday evening at Latham Park.
 
Game Information
Score: Elon 6, Towson 1
Records: Towson (13-37, 6-13 CAA), Elon (29-21, 10-8 CAA)
Series: Elon leads 1-0
Location: Latham Park (Elon, N.C.)
 
Key Plays
  • Trailing 2-0 in the third inning, the Tigers got a leadoff walk from Dirk Masters. He was sacrificed to second and took third on a wild pitch with one out. A pair of strikeouts ended the inning without the run scoring.
 
How it Happened
  • The Phoenix jumped out to an early lead as a leadoff single came around to score on a Ryan Ogren double. Ogren would then come in to score on a sacrifice fly.
  • Elon doubled its lead in the fourth after a run-scoring double from Ty Adcock and a RBI single from Ogren.
  • The Tigers got their only run of the game in the sixth as Richie Palacios drew a one-out walk and went to second on a wild pitch.
  • Bill Lennox followed with a chopper out in front of the plate that was thrown high to first, allowing a hustling Palacios to score.
  • Elon pushed the advantage to 6-1 in the home half of the sixth after a throwing error and a wild pitch allowed two runs to score.
  • David Marriggi (3-7) took the loss after allowing six runs, four earned, on eight hits and three strikeouts over six innings.
  • Kyle Brnovich (7-2) allowed an unearned run on one hit and eight strikeouts over seven innings to pick up the win.
 
Inside the Box Score  
On Deck
The two teams play the middle game of the three-game series Saturday night at 6 p.m.
 
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