UNCW Press Release
WILMINGTON, North Carolina – Steven Linkous had three hits and three runs batted in for UNCW, but Maryland scored eight runs over the final four innings for an 11-9 win over the Seahawks on Sunday at Brooks Field.
The Terps improved to 8-4 with the road win while the Seahawks (9-4) saw their modest three-game winning streak halted. The loss was also UNCW's first at home this season.Keying the UMD effort was Kevin Smith with a double and a grand slam home run, driving in five runs.
Brandon Lowe and Kevin Martir added three hits apiece with Martir connecting on his second home run of the season.Reliever Bobby Ruse (3-0) picked up the win for the Terps while UNCW reliever Cory Gantz (1-2) was tagged with the loss.
Alex Robinson retired all five batters he faced to pick up his first save of the season.Corey Dick went 2-for-4, including his second homer of the season, and knocked in three runs. Terence Connelly added two hits.