WILMINGTON, NC – David Smith hit a walkoff homerun in the bottom of the tenth inning to extend the Sharks’ winning streak to three games.
David Smith’s three-run blast lifted the Sharks (3-4) over Morehead City (4-2), 7-6, and gave Wilmington its second win over the Marlins in the three days.
Starter Gabe Rappa gave the Sharks five strong innings to start the night. Rappa finished the game giving up only one hit, allowed no runs and struck out four batters.
Alan Carter relieved Rappa in the sixth but was forced to exit after just one inning on the mound. Carter gave up two hits, two runs and struck out four.
The Sharks will finish out the weekend with a home game on Sunday, June 6 as they take on the Florence RedWolves. First pitch is set for 5:05 p.m on Sunday, June 6.