SALISBURY, Md. – The Wesley College baseball team made it a close game late against the Salisbury Seagulls but fell 9-8 in a Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) contest on Friday.
Trailing 6-0 heading to the eighth inning, Wesley put up eight runs in the top to take the lead. All eight runs came across with two outs in the inning. The big blow in the eighth coming from a three-run double to right center field by William Foster.
Salisbury overtook Wesley in the bottom half of the eighth to regain the lead and stifle the Wesley comeback attempt.
Wesley (9-4, 2-2 CAC) will head to Southern Virginia to take on the Knights in a CAC doubleheader on Saturday. The first game is scheduled to start at 1 p.m.