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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Mounties Split with Wilmington in Florida

FT. PIERCE, FL – Nate Grove hit his first home run of the season and drove in three runs to lead Mansfield to a 12-6 win over Wilmington University in the opening game of a doubleheader in Ft. Pierce, FL Thursday afternoon.

Wilmington won the nightcap 7-0.

Mansfield jumped out to four runs in the first inning in the opener with Chris Miller driving in the first run on a triple followed by an RBI double by Grove and run scoring single by Mike Hartz.

Grove would up the score to 8-0 in the top of the second with a two-run home run.

Eric Rosenberger picked up his second win of the season with relief by Joe Will. Grove went 3-5 with a double, home run and three RBI’s in the game while Hartz was 3-4 with two RBI 

Mansfield suffered its second shutout of the season in the nightcap with Justin Garcia taking the loss.

Mansfield plays Slipper Rock on Friday.



Mansfield        440      022      0          12-14-3

Wilmington     012      120       0          6-7-3


Mansfield (6-8): Eric Rosenberger (W, 2-0), Joe Will (5) and Tony Battisti

2b – Nate Grove, Cody Stinger, Drew Baer  3b – Chris Miller         HR – Nate Grove (1)

RBI – Grove 3, Chris Miller 2, Matt Young, Stinger, Chris Coleman, Mike Hartz 2


Wilmington: Joe Harris (L), JT Gregory (6), Nick Galinskie (7) and Phil Aviola
2b – Bryan Woolford              RBI – Aviola 2, Drew Anusky



Wilmington     410      101      0          7-6-0
Mansfield        000      000      0          0-5-0


Wilmington: Bryan Woolford, Greg Snyder (W) (3), Phil Aviola (7) and Mike Godwin

3b – JT Gregory          RBI  - Gregory, Cody Holiday, Anusky, Jason Wyatt, Matt Umba, Mike Godwin


Mansfield (6-9): Justin Garcia (L, 0-2), Chris Zelko (2), Andy Young (5), Shane Ryan (7) and Tony Battisti, Kevin Miller (7)



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