UVA baseball falls 6-1 in series opener at Clemson

UVA baseball falls 6-1 in series opener at Clemson
Clemson sophomore Adam Hackenberg (Source: Brian Hennessy/Clemson Athletics)

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - The Virginia baseball team fell 6-1 at Clemson in Game One of its series on Friday in South Carolina.

The loss snaps UVA’s three-game winning streak.

Former Miller School star Adam Hackenberg helped give the Tigers the early lead with a 2-out, 2-RBI single in the third inning.

Andrew Abbott pitched 4.2 innings for the ‘Hoos, and gave up five runs, on eight hits, while striking out seven.

Virginia (14-15, 6-13 ACC) and Clemson are scheduled to play Game Two on Saturday at seven o’clock.

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