BLACKSBURG, Va. — Wake Forest held leads of 1-0 and 2-1, but No. 22 Virginia Tech scored three in the fourth and six in the sixth to take a 13-2 victory over the Deacons on Thursday night at English Field.
The loss drops Wake Forest to 28-26 overall and 9-19 in the ACC. Wake Forest is mathematically eliminated from earning a bid to the ACC Baseball Championship. The Hokies are 34-19 overall and 14-14.
UNC Asheville 7, Winthrop 3: The Bulldogs took advantage of two three-run innings as UNC Asheville (16-34, 4-17) opened the Big South series with the road win against Winthrop (20-33, 7-15).
Western Carolina 23, Appalachian State 5: The Catamounts (37-17, 22-6 Southern) scored six in the top of the first and cruised past the host Mountaineers (27-21, 12-13). Julian Ridings, Tyler White and Jacob Hoyle combined for 13 RBIs.
East Stroudsburg 8, Winston-Salem 6: Aaron Jones went 2-for-4 with a run scored to lead the Rams (38-12) in a losing effort against the Warriors (34-16) in the opening round of the NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional in Winston-Salem.
Campbell 14, New Orleans 0: The Camels (44-9) pounded out 17 hits to defeat visiting New Orleans (7-42). Campbell’s Brent Graham went 3-for-4 with two runs scored.