Clemson downs Gardner-Webb
CLEMSON, S.C. - Clate SchmidtClate Schmidt
Jr. RH Pitcher
#32 6-1, 205
View Full Profile pitched 7.0 strong innings to lead Clemson to a 7-5 victory over Gardner-Webb at Doug Kingsmore Stadium on Wednesday night. The Tigers improved to 20-18, while the Runnin’ Bulldogs fell to 17-20.
Schmidt (1-1) earned the win by allowing just four hits, one run and one walk with three strikeouts. Jeremy Walker (1-3) suffered the loss, as he yielded seven runs (three earned) on nine hits in 5.0 innings pitched.
The Tigers took advantage of two errors to score four unearned runs in the third inning after the first two batters were retired. Steven DuggarSteven Duggar
#9 6-2, 195
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#3 6-1, 170
Johns Creek, GA
View Full Profile and Reed RohlmanReed Rohlman
RS Fr. Outfielder
#26 6-0, 210
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#5 5-10, 175
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Clemson hosts Duke this weekend in a three-game series starting Friday at 6:30 p.m. on ESPN3. Friday is 90s Night at Doug Kingsmore Stadium. The first 500 students get a free hot dog. Then, join us for an exciting 10-minute postgame fireworks show.