Diamond Hawks stay undefeated at CAA baseball tournament

Harrisonburg, Va (WECT) - Alex Royalty pitched his first career complete game to lead UNCW over top-seeded Northeastern 9-2 at the Colonial Athletic Association baseball tournament on Thursday.

Royalty allowed two runs on three hits and struck out five in the victory.

UNCW (35-20) advances to Friday's winner's bracket championship at 11 a.m. against the winner of Thursday afternoon's Elon-College of Charleston game.

Ryan Jeffers, Cole Weiss and Kep Brown each hit home runs to power the Seahawks against Northeastern.

UNCW is 19-0 when scoring six or more runs in a game this season.

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