Tennessee's baseball team edged
The Hokies lost though Gary Schneider and Sean Keselica drove in two runs apiece. ...
Danny Grauer and Ryan Cordell slugged two-run homers as Liberty (20-17) beat
The Monarchs (18-17) lost despite three-hit nights by sophomores Josh Eldridge and Michael Perez.
Graham Wilson of
Wilson, a Menchville High graduate, bounced Lynchburg's Matt Karvelas 6-0, 6-2 and Hampden-Sydney's Zach King 6-4, 6-5, retired. That improved his singles record to 23-6.
Not only is it a VWC rookie record, but it ties the third-highest victory total by a Marlins player, recorded by Eric Caudill in 2006. Wilson is 17-4 at the No. 1 flight, which is also a rookie record for wins and ties the VWC record set by Scott Barlow at that flight in 1981. ...
Old Dominion gained the No. 5 seed in the Conference USA tournament in
In their first venture to the C-USA tournament, the Monarchs will face No. 4 Southern Methodist in the first round at 11 a.m. Friday. ODU is ranked 68th nationally.
Old Dominion got the No. 9 seed for its first trip to the Conference USA tournament in
Norfolk State (20-18) swept N.C. Central 8-0 and 9-4, moving over .500 overall for the first time this season.
Jamie Schulle pitched a four-hit shutout in Game 1, which also included Kathy Cortez's 3-for-4 batting and a 2-for-4, two-run, two-RBI game from Alina Moriarty.
Moriarty batted 3-for-4 in Game 2, which Liz Riley won in relief against the Eagles (3-35).
Apprentice School placed third in the Glenn Heath Shipbuilders Memorial tournament at Williamsburg Club.
The Builders' top four combined for a 314 Tuesday for a 632 total and moved up a spot in the standings. Apprentice's Ben Hunter fired a 72 Tuesday and placed second at 1-under-par 141, setting a school tournament record. Robert Erhardt of Wesley shot 67 Tuesday for the medal.