“This was probably one of the bigger games for us this year…to get back to .500 in conference play,” head coach Tracy Woodson said after the game.
Starting pitcher Zak Sterling was solid for the Spiders, but two errors in the sixth inning that gave VCU the lead proved costly. Richmond lost the game 5-1.
The baseball team lost 19-4 to VCU in the first game of the weekend series. The score was so lopsided that catcher Aaron Newman entered the game as a pitcher.
Men’s baseball wins its first games and home series of the season against the Fairfield University Stags.
Seton Hall outhit Richmond 34-19 and outscored the Spiders 30-6 in its three-game sweep.
Richmond baseball scored eight runs in a shutout victory over Fairfield University on Sunday afternoon to win the series and take their record to 2-8.
The baseball team reverted to its losing ways in the second game of a double header against Fairfield University, moving its record to 1-8 with a 6-2 loss.
The baseball team broke its seven-game losing streak with a 13-2 win over Fairfield. The second game of the doubleheader is scheduled to begin at 2:20.
The baseball team lost its third game of the weekend to Seton Hall University on Sunday afternoon, lowering the team’s record to 0-6 to start the season.
The baseball team lost the first of two games on Sunday, 16-2, to Seton Hall. The defeat solidified the series loss, and moved Richmond’s record to 0-5.