WATCH: Monte Lee, players on sweep of Virginia Tech
by David Hood
- Senior Writer
- 2017-04-09 16:58:20.0
Chase Pinder and Jordan Greene celebrate Pinder's big catch
CLEMSON – Amazing catches, timely hitting and clutch pitching were all straws in the broom Sunday as No. 4 Clemson defeated Virginia Tech 8-3 Sunday at Doug Kingsmore Stadium, sweeping the three-game series.
Clemson improved to 28-5 overall and 13-2 in ACC play, a game ahead of Louisville in the ACC Atlantic standings. Tech fell to 17-17 overall and 6-9 in league play. The Hokies are just 5-25 against Clemson since joining the ACC and are winless in their last 20 games at Clemson. The Hokies last win at Clemson was March 17, 1984, a 7-3 victory.
The sweep was the third in five ACC series for the Tigers this season.