Thanks to a 4-4, 3-RBI day at the plate from their team leader and shortstop, the Eagles are on a flight path for Omaha after sweeping through the Oxford Regional with a 6-3 win on Sunday night against Tulane.
With a series win over Georgia Tech, Mike Gambino and the Eagles have finally reached the Promised Land.
Back on the mound for the first time in over a year, Luke Fernandes returned from Tommy John surgery to cap off a successful senior day for Birdball.
With Pete Frates’ No. 3 hanging permanently on the wall, and the legend himself in attendance, the Eagles didn’t disappoint with a comeback victory over the Demon Deacons.
Gabriel Hernandez doubled in the 10th inning and scored on a errant throw to give the Eagles a 9-8 walk-off win in extra innings over Wake Forest.
Birdball couldn’t handle the power hitting of Will Craig and the consistency of Nate Mondou in a loss to the Demon Deacons.
With an ERA that is the best in the nation among freshmen, The Heights’ sports staff is proud to announce pitcher Jacob Stevens as our Breakout Male Athlete of the Year.