WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - In a battle of first-place teams, Fayetteville outslugged the Wilmington Sharks, 16-8, Wednesday night.
The SwampDogs (31-21) tallied 20 hits and never trailed. Jayson Newman led the way with two home runs.
Shortstop Luke Morgan had a big night for the Sharks, going 2-for-4 with three RBIs. Danny Wilson and Cam Locklear drove in two runs apiece in the loss.
Wilmington (29-21) heads to Edenton for a doubleheader Thursday night.