Spartan Baseball Takes 2 from Coppin State, 15-2, 9-2
BALTIMORE, Md. – John Lynchhad five hits and six runs batted in, andRyan MontgomeryandJames Tayloralso had five hits apiece as Norfolk State swept a doubleheader from Coppin State Sunday at Joe Cannon Stadium, 15-2 and 9-2.
Lynch knocked in three runs in each game for the Spartans, who improved to 10-16 overall and 3-1 in the MEAC. Lynch went 5-for-11 and Montgomery 5-for-9 for NSU, which had 16 hits in both games. The 16 hits are a season high.
Game one was a completion of Saturday's suspended game. NSU led 9-1 in the top of the fifth inning on Saturday when rain halted things. NSU picked up where it left off, adding another run in the fifth, two in the sixth and three in the seventh to end the game early due to the 10-run rule. Lynch had a two-run single in the sixth, whileTiQuan Griffinhad a two-run double and Taylor an RBI single in the seventh. (click here for the entire article)