Game 1: Emory & Henry 8, Lynchburg 5
Game 2: Emory & Henry 10, Lynchburg 4
Location: Emory, Va.
Records: Emory & Henry (14-14), Lynchburg (13-12)
Around the Horn:
Lynchburg could not pick up a win over the Wasps during a Saturday ODAC doubleheader, falling 8-5 and 10-4.
Game 1 Breakdown:
- Lynchburg jumped out to an early lead in game one, bringing two runs across the plate. Junior Matt Ward singled to bring home senior Will Hylton, and was then followed by junior Luke Rodgers knocking in junior Nathan Sharp with a single of his own
- Many zeroes were put on the board before the bottom of the sixth, when the Wasps scored one with a solo home run
Game 2 Breakdown:
- The Wasps scored multiple runs in four straight innings to hold Lynchburg back in game two of the doubleheade
- Ward scored the first run for the Hornets in the top of the 5th inning on a passed ball
The Hornets play host in a key conference matchup on Wednesday against rival Roanoke. First pitch is slatted for 3 p.m. on Fox Field.