Steamers' game against Mustangs suspended

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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.