Yarborough started for the Capitals JV at the Cougar’s stadium. The 1stInning was scoreless. Broughton scored a run in the 2ndof an Eller RBI to lead the Cougars 1-0. The teams were evenly matched. WF-R finally scored 2 in the 3rd to advance over the Caps 2-1.
The 4th inning was scoreless. Wake Forest managed score off an errant ball to right in the 5th, putting the Cougars on top 3-1. Broughton came out in the 6thinning with hits from Collins and Eller. With the bases loaded a critical RBI from Yarborough seemed to change the momentum. The Cougars faltered and the Caps scored on passed balls to tie the game 3-3. Yarborough shut out the Cougars in the 6th with 3 Ks.
In their last at bat, the Capitals had 2 outs with a tie game. Finally a hit and a RBI double from Eller got the team pumped up again. Morris had an RBI to put the Caps up 5-3 over the Cougars.
The Cougars were shutdown with 2 Ks from Yarborough, and from behind the plate, Brannon guns down an attempted steal to seal the victory.
Caps Win 5-3
RBIs: Eller 2, Morris 1, Yarborough 1
Overall Record (7-4) Conference (3-2)