Tigers rout Hokies to take game two
BLACKSBURG, VA. - Every Tiger starter scored a run in the first four innings as Clemson scored a season-high 15 runs in its 15-8 win over Virginia Tech at English Field on Saturday afternoon. The Tigers, who took a 2-0 lead in the series and scored their most runs against Virginia Tech in the 66th game in series history, improved to 11-10 overall and 4-4 in the ACC. The Hokies fell to 11-12 overall and 4-4 in ACC play.
Clemson scored two runs in the second inning, four runs in the third inning and six runs in the fourth inning to build an insurmountable lead, as the Tigers totaled a season-high 21 hits, their most since amassing 23 against Davidson on May 17, 2011.
Reed RohlmanReed Rohlman
RS Fr. Outfielder
#26 6-0, 210
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So. 3rd Base
#15 6-2, 205
View Full Profile added his first career homer in the second inning to start the Tigers’ scoring, while Chase PinderChase Pinder
#5 5-10, 175
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Tiger starter Brody KoernerBrody Koerner
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#19 6-2, 200
View Full Profile (3-2) earned the win in 5.0 innings pitched. Hokie starter Aaron McGarity (2-2) suffered the loss, as he yielded six runs on seven hits in 2.2 innings pitched.
Clemson and Virginia Tech play game-three of the three-game series Sunday at 1 p.m. on ESPN3.