WILMINGTON, NC- The Sharks got the win they were looking for this Saturday night against the Clayton Clovers. The Clovers have had a strong season and looked to be one of the tougher exhibition teams the Sharks would face with a 10-3 record. Getting the hits they were looking for, the Sharks sent the Clovers home with no runs and a final score of 4-0.
Mason Maxwell (Goldy Beacom College), Will Glazebrook (University of Charleston), Pat Monteith (North Greenville), and Dylan Jeffries (Mount Olive University) crossed home and gave the Sharks the victory. Monteith earned the first run of the night off a wild pitch. Maxwell and Glazebrook followed in the fifth inning and brought the score to 3-0. Jeffries was the last Shark home in the eight and sealed the win for his team. Catcher, Chaz Bertolani (Lipscomb), had a successful night behind the plate and on it with one RBI and eleven putouts. David Warth (Brunswick Community College) pitched two innings and struck out one Clover. Nick Logusch (East Carolina University), a former Shark, made his debut on the mound for the 2022 season and allowed no hits while striking out three batters. Reid Robertson (Georgia College) also struck out three Clovers during the seventh inning. Joe Sperrone (Westchester College) followed and prevented any hits and struck out two players. The team finished with four runs on eight hits and no errors. The Sharks will face the Lexington County Blowfish this Sunday 6/26 on their home field. Wilmington will then travel to Macon, GA to face the Bacon on Monday at 7:05, available to stream on FloSports. Tickets for the next home game are available for purchase at wilmingtonsharks.com and by calling 910-343-5621.