DeLAND, FLORIDA – Florida State (26-16) fell 6-0 Tuesday night to Stetson (21-23) at Melching Field in DeLand, Florida.
Stetson scored three unearned runs in the second inning to take the early lead. With two outs, Ross Dunn (1-4) hit Yohann Dessureault and Christian Pregent reached on an error before Andrew Estrella’s first career home run.
The Hatters loaded the bases in the fourth inning when Conner Whittaker entered with no outs. Whittaker struck out the first two batters before a full-count walk plated another run.
In the fifth, a two-out triple from Dessureault made the score 5-0. Another unearned run scored on a throwing error in the eighth.
Offensively, FSU was held to just six baserunners – two hits and four base on balls.
B2 | FSU 0, Stetson 3 Estrella home run, Dessureault & Pregent scored
B4 | FSU 0, Stetson 4 Traficante walked, Ball scored
B5 | FSU 0, Stetson 5 Dessureault tripled, Ball scored
B8 | FSU 0, Stetson 6 DiPonzio reached on an error, Traficante scored
Florida State hits the road for a three-game ACC series at Boston College this weekend. Game times are 5:30 Friday, 2:00 Saturday and 1:00 Sunday.
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