Canes Win Big at Thomas

THOMASVILLE, Ga. - GSW scored six runs in the second and never looked back en route to a 15-6 win at Thomas University on Tuesday afternoon.

Cody Adams had a monstrous day at the plate, finishing 4-for-5 with a double and home run while driving in two runs and scoring three times. Zack Stanton added a 3-for-5 performance with three RBI and three runs scored. Noble Coley, Patrick McCarthy and Daniel Lynn contributed multiple hits. Coley hit his first home run of 2008.

Jonathan Rossi finished 2-for-2 off the bench and Randy Adams went 2-for-4 with a solo home run for Thomas. Brett Palmer added his second home run of the season.

Nine pitchers entered the game for the two teams as James Wilson (4-3) picked up the win in two innings of relief. Andrew Whiggum went four innings, allowed one run on three hits in a shortened start. Scott Mancauskas (2-3) took the loss for the Night Hawks. Mancauskas surrendered six runs, all earned, in 1.2 innings of work.

GSW improves to 16-32 overall. #8 Columbus State comes to town this weekend for the final games of the season. Game 1 is Friday at 5 p.m. The series wraps-up with a doubleheader on Saturday that starts at 1 p.m.

...The 15 runs is a season high for the Hurricanes...

...Power Surge? Nine of the 19 home runs the ‘Canes have hit this year have come in the last eight days...