L-R Overwhelms Coker With Doubleheader Sweep, 18-4 And 12-5
Game One - Lenoir-Rhyne 18, Coker 4
The Bears took control early with 10 runs in the first three innings and cruised to an easy win. Junior centerfielder Matt Wiley (Charlotte, N.C./West Charlotte HS) highlighted a four-run first for the Bears with a two-run single and Lenoir-Rhyne put things away with five runs in the third and fourth innings capped off by senior designated hitter John Verdinek's (High Point, N.C./Appalachian State University) three-run home run in the fourth.
Wiley finished the contest with a game-high five runs batted in while sophomore shortstop Taylor MacCurdy (
Sophomore Dennis Downey (Waynesville, N.C./Tuscola HS) limited the Cobras to two runs in six innings pitched and improved to 2-0 on the year. Stephen Dill (