Baseball Season Comes to an End

BURLINGTON, NC — The Hurricanes baseball team put a close to their 2013 campaign as they were defeated, 4-2, by USC Lancaster at the Region X Tournament, Tuesday night.


Tyler Holt (Raleigh, NC/Cary Academy) took the loss as he got the start in the regional playoff game. The freshman righty went 4.2 innings where he gave up three runs on five hits. Shane Simpkins (Northampton, PA/Notre Dame Green HS) and Zach McCormack (Marietta, GA/Sprayberry HS) gave the 'Canes quality innings out of the pen but LC only managed four hits of their own in the season ending loss.


Alex Ledford (Asheville, NC/Chattanooga State CC) and Tyler Long (Alton, VA/Halifax Academy) got two of the Hurricane hits as they each went 1-3 and drove in an RBI.


The 'Canes finish the season with a final record of 34-14.