Roanoke beats Salisbury 15-5 in NCAA Div. 3 Baseball opener
DANVILLE, Va. (WSET) - The ODAC Baseball champion Roanoke College Maroons are off to a great start in NCAA Regional play in Danville.
The sixth and bottom seed Roanoke routed top-seeded Salisbury 15-5 in Thursday's opening game at Dan Daniel Park in Danville.
Trailing 1-0 in the third, the Maroons erupted for five runs to grab the lead, one they would hold the rest of the way.
Collier Donald, Will Decker and Sam Watson all drove in three runs.
Roanoke then tacked on six more in the sixth to balloon its lead to 13-1.
The Maroons win 15-5, Roanoke advances to a winner's bracket game Friday at 2:30.