Steamers' game against Mustangs suspended
From staff reports
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
EDENTON — The Edenton Steamers' home game against the Martinsville Mustangs Sunday night was suspended because of inclement weather.
The contest will resume Sunday, June 30 at Hicks Field as part of a doubleheader.
The game was halted in the bottom of the first inning with runners on first and second base with two out and the Steamers holding a 3-0 lead.
Edenton's Alex Alders and Sam Freedman were each credited with a RBI, while the Clams' third run scored on a wild pitch.
CJ Dornak got the start for Edenton and pitched a clean first inning.
After an off day Monday, the Steamers return to action today at Wilson at 7 p.m.
Three players that signed to play for the Edenton Steamers this summer will get the chance to play for a NCAA Division I baseball national championship.
University of Michigan's Blake Beers, Walker Cleveland and Isaiah Page will compete in the College World Series.
Michigan defeated No. 1 seed UCLA 4-2 in Game 3 of the Los Angeles Super Regional Sunday night to win the best-of-three series two games to one to advance to the College World Series in Omaha, Nebraska.
Michigan will face No. 8 national seed Texas Tech in its opening round game of the eight-team modified pool play tournament Saturday.