Mount Olive, N.C. --- No. 9 University of Mount Olive fell to Wingate University 6-1 at Scarborough Field in non-conference baseball Tuesday night.
Score: Wingate 6, Mount Olive 1
Records: Mount Olive (15-5, 6-0 CC), Wingate (12-8)
Location: Scarborough Field, Mount Olive, N.C.
How It Happened
- Mount Olive allowed Wingate to hit the boards first as a base's loaded single by Joseph Mason plated the first run of the game in the top of the second.
- Wingate went on to expand its lead to 3-0 following a RBI triple in the third.
- The Trojans scored their lone run on a Ricky Surum RBI-single through the left side.
- The Bulldog lead expanded to 6-1 with a pair of runs coming home in the eighth.
- UMO was unable to strike for a comeback as the Trojans were retired in order in the ninth.
- Surum was the only Trojan to record an RBi on the night.
Mount Olive will conclude its two-game series with Wingate tomorrow at Scarborough Field at 2:30 p.m.