The Wilmington Sharks produced some offensive fireworks the day before July 4 in a 16-9 victory at Morehead City.
Wilmington held an 11-4 lead after three innings, highlighted by a six-run third frame in which all the runs scored with two outs. Brian Parreira hit a solo home run and Trevor McCutchin had a three-run double during the rally.
Michael Sandle went 4-for-7 with three RBIs and four runs scored for the Sharks (13-16), and Luke Morgan was 2-for-4 with a homer, four RBIs and three runs scored.
Michael Noah earned the victory for Wilmington, giving up five runs on eight hits in five innings pitched.
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