WILMINGTON — Bryce Harman, Luke Bolka and Dwanya Williams-Sutton provided the power as East Carolina won 9-5 at UNC-Wilmington on Tuesday night. After his RBI single tied the score at 1 in the second inning, Harman had a two-run homer in the fourth that put the Pirates (20-18) ahead to stay. Bolka had a three-run… [ Continue Reading ]
GREENVILLE — East Carolina senior left-hander Evan Kruczynski returned from a fractured leg sustained March 3 and pitched effectively for five innings but Central Florida completed an American Athletic Conference sweep with a 7-0 win Saturday. Kruczynski (0-2) threw 65 pitches. He allowed three hits and one run, which was earned, while striking out two without… [ Continue Reading ]
GREENVILLE — Central Florida trailed 2-0 going to the eighth inning of Friday night’s American Athletic Conference game at East Carolina but the Knights erupted for nine runs in the frame en route to a 9-4 win. Freshman right-hander Trey Benton held UCF scoreless through seven innings but was pulled with one away in the top… [ Continue Reading ]
GREENVILLE — Charlie Yorgen gave East Carolina a 7-1 lead with a grand slam in the fourth inning but it wasn’t enough on Thursday night as Central Florida came back for an 8-7 American Athletic Conference win in 11 innings. Rylan Thomas had a two-run single for the Knights (24-11, 3-4 AAC) with two out and… [ Continue Reading ]
GREENVILLE — East Carolina stopped a seven-game losing streak with a 10-2 win over regional rival UNC-Wilmington at Clark-LeClair Stadium on Tuesday night. Luke Bolka had a three-run homer to left to set the tone as the Pirates (19-15) scored four times in the bottom of first and led the rest of the way.
HOUSTON — East Carolina saw several leads dissolve as Houston scored four runs in the sixth inning on Sunday for a 9-6 American Athletic Conference win and a series sweep. After 17-3 and 8-1 losses, the Pirates played their most competitive game of the three-game set, taking leads of 3-0, 5-2 and 6-5 before the… [ Continue Reading ]
HOUSTON — Joe Davis hit a three-run homer as host Houston scored six times in the fifth inning in an 8-1 win over East Carolina. The Cougars (22-8, 3-2) clinched the American Athletic Conference series as the Pirates slipped to 18-14 overall and 0-5 in the league. Tyler Bielamowicz had a three-run triple for the… [ Continue Reading ]