Demon Deacons Down Virginia, 11-2

April 9, 1999

Box Score

WINSTON-SALEM, NC - Right-hander Mike MacDougal tossed a complete game and Chase Voshell went 4-for-4 with two RBI as Wake Forest defeated Virginia, 11-2, on Friday afternoon at Hooks Stadium.

With the victory, Wake Forest's record improves to 22-10 overall and 7-5 in the Atlantic Coast Conference while Virginia drops to 15-21 and 5-7 in league play.

MacDougal (7-2) picked up the victory with his second complete game of the season while recording a career-high 11 strikeouts. He allowed just one earned run on four hits and four walks.

Virginia starter Greg Withelder (3-6) took the loss after surrendering nine runs in 2 1/3 innings of work.

The Demon Deacons jumped on the board early and often, scoring nine runs in the first three innings of the game. Andrew Riepe blasted a three-run homer in the first inning, his fifth of the season, while Scott Daeley pushed the lead to 5-0 with a two-run single in the second. Ben Danosky hit a two-run homer to center field, his seventh of the season, and Voshell hit a two run blast, his fifth, to give Wake Forest a 9-0 lead after three innings.

Virginia scored an unearned run in the sixth with a RBI single from Julian Gonzales while a solo home run from Hunter Wyant gave the Cavs their second run of the game. Wyant finished 2-for-4 with one RBI.

Wake Forest added a run in the eighth on a RBI single from Daeley and another in the ninth on a RBI double from Danny Borrell to make the score 11-2.

Seven of nine Wake Forest starters had at least one hit in the game, including two hits apiece from Daeley, Borrell and Jon Palmieri. Daeley and Riepe each had three RBI in the game.

Wake Forest and Virginia will continue the three-game series on Saturday at 1:30 p.m.


UVA  000 001 100 --  2  4  2
WFU  324 000 11x -- 11 13  1

Withelder, Kennedy (3), Marinak (8) and Benick. MacDougal and Riepe. 2B-Borrell (WF). HR-Wyant (V), Riepe (WF), Danosky (WF), Voshell (WF). W-MacDougal (7-2). L-Withelder (3-6). T-2:13. A-521.