Former Albemarle High School baseball star Tyler Molinaro helped UNC Wilmington beat Kent State 13-8 Sunday at Brooks Field in Wilmington.
Molinaro went 2-for-3 with 2 runs and 2 RBI in the victory, including a two-run triple in the first inning.
The Seahawks lost 7-2 against Virginia Tech in their second game of the day at the three day tournament.
Molinaro is slugging .571 with a home run on the young season.
UNCW (2-2) will play at Charleston Southern Wednesday.
Mike Shiers joined the NBC29 News Team as a weekend sports anchor in September of 2009. Email