Baseball Faces UNC Wilmington Monday in Greenville Regional Championship Game
June 4, 2018
GREENVILLE, N.C. Ã¢â‚¬” The University of South Carolina baseball team will face UNC Wilmington in game six of the 2018 Greenville Regional Monday afternoon (June 4) at 1 p.m. South Carolina needs to win one game to advance to the Fayetteville Super Regional. If UNC Wilmington wins the first game, there will be an if necessary game played at 5 p.m.
SC Carmen Mlodzinski (Fr. RHP) 2-5, 4.76 ERA, 39.2 IP, 17 BB, 39 SO
UNCW Alex Royalty (Jr. RHP) 6-5, 4.70 ERA, 90.0 IP, 24 BB, 80 SO
- South Carolina is 2-0 at the Greenville Regional, defeating Ohio State 8-3 and East Carolina 4-2. UNC Wilmington fell in its opening game, 16-7, but turned around and won a 13-inning contest against Ohio State on Saturday, then defeated ECU, 9-7, on Sunday night.
- The Gamecocks are hitting .319 in their two regional contest, with Danny Blair going 4-for-5 with three RBI.
- South Carolina’s pitching staff has a 1.50 ERA and 17 strikeouts in 18 innings pitched in the two regional contests.
- The Gamecocks are 17-2 all-time against UNC Wilmington and went 2-0 against the Seahawks in the 2016 Columbia Regional. South Carolina defeated UNCW 10-1 on June 5 and 10-5 on June 7.