- Tigerville, SC - North Greenville has improved to 15-4 and 5-1 in conference play afer sweeping the Belmont Abbey Crusaders. The Crusaders are currently third in the Conference Carolinas standings, and are currently on a seven-game winning streak.
Game 1 saw complete games pitched by the starters for both teams; Canaan Cropper for North Greenville and Cameron Busby for Belmont Abbey.
North Greenville scored their first run of the game in the bottom in the first when Nathaniel Maggio hit a ground-rule double to right center field. Ryan Brown would add a run in the seventh with a solo home run to right field.
Maggio, Brown, Connor Grant, and Andrew Plunkett produced one hit each.
Cropper's outing was a very strong one, giving up no runs and striking out ten. He received the win while Busby was charged with the loss.
Game 2 saw a healthy number of runs for both teams.
Blake Hamilton was given the start for NGU and Jeff Thompson started the game for BAC.
Belmont Abbey got the ball rolling in the first inning with a two-run home run to left field by. North Greenville responded in the bottom of the inning with Connor Grant scoring on a wild pitch.
BAC added two more runs in the top of the second. With a runner on second base,