Big first inning leads Coastal Carolina past Diamond Hawks

Coastal at UNCW baseball

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - UNCW’s Doug Angeli went 4-for-5, including his first career home run, but it wasn’t enough as 19th ranked Coastal Carolina beat the Seahawks, 10-5 on Tuesday at Brooks Field.

The Chanticleers (4-0) scored five runs in the 1st inning to take a 5-0 lead.

UNCW (3-2) saw its three-game winning streak snapped.

Justin Walke (0-1) suffered the loss after allowing five runs, three earned, in two-thirds of an inning.

The Seahawks host Indiana State, Iona and Marshall this weekend for the Hughes Bros. Challenge.

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